Leaders of more than a dozen Caribbean countries are launching a united effort to seek compensation from three European nations for what they say is the lingering legacy of the Atlantic slave trade.
You’ve heard that shopping for health insurance under President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul will be like using Travelocity or Amazon.
The Spanish prime minister’s office admits it made an embarrassing mistake when it sent out a condolence message to the victims of a train derailment
The U.S. State Department says one American is among the 80 people killed in yesterday’s train derailment in Spain
DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — The number of dead in Syria’s civil war has passed 100,000, the U.N. chief said Thursday, calling for urgent talks on ending 2½ years of violence even as President Bashar Assad’s government blasted the
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. human rights chief is criticizing an Israeli plan to demolish dozens of Bedouin villages and move up to 40,000 Arab residents to Israeli-built settlements.
High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay says
List of businesses targeted from 2005 to 2012 by an international hacking ring that stole more than 160 million credit and debit card numbers, according to an indictment announced Thursday in Newark, N.J. The government did not provide
WASHINGTON (AP) — Industry groups and privacy advocates on Thursday were near agreement on voluntary guidelines for mobile apps that should make it easier for American consumers to know what personal information is getting sucked from their smartphone
A Utah judge on Thursday ruled there’s enough evidence for a man accused of killing his 4-year-old stepson to stand trial on murder charges.
Industry groups and privacy advocates on Thursday were near agreement on voluntary guidelines for mobile apps that should make it easier for consumers
Senate Democrats have stepped in to protect the Internal Revenue Service from huge budget cuts sought by House Republicans.
Russia’s largest search engine, Yandex, said Thursday that its co-founder Ilya Segalovich is on life support in a coma.
BERLIN (AP) — Chancellor Angela Merkel’s chief of staff testified Thursday to a parliamentary committee about alleged surveillance by the U.S. National Security Agency, but failed to satisfy opposition lawmakers who are attacking the government on the issue
LONDON (AP) — GlaxoSmithKline has named a new chief for its operations in China amid an investigation there for possible bribery of doctors, the drug manufacturer said Thursday.
Chinese police say that four employees of GSK China are
Virginia Johnson, the Missouri farm girl who helped redefine the understanding of human sexuality as half of the husband-wife team whose taboo sex studies in the 1960s turned them into worldwide celebrities
A recent entrant into the Detroit mayor’s race is taking direct aim at write-in candidate Mike Duggan.
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — It was a lethal gadget right out of a James Bond movie: Remote-controlled gun barrels rigged behind the rear license plate of a car that spray bullets at an unsuspecting target.
But South African police