SANFORD, Fla. (AP) — When jurors begin deliberating in the racially charged murder trial of George Zimmerman, they will also be able to consider a lesser charge of manslaughter in the fatal shooting of unarmed black teen Trayvon
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Nearly a week after Asiana Flight 214 collided with a rocky seawall just short of its intended airport runway, investigators have pieced together an outline of the event — what should have been a
PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — Cambodia’s prime minister applied Friday for a pardon for his top political rival, a move that would allow the self-exiled opposition leader to come home and campaign for the upcoming general election.
LONDON (AP) — Relatives of a British soldier killed in broad daylight by alleged Islamic extremists say they are deeply grateful for the support they have received from the public ahead of his funeral on Friday.
DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Historical Museum is hosting an 11-week exhibition that features photos and transcripted interviews with 50 prominent and influential Detroiters.
The event opens with a reception at 6 p.m. Friday and runs through Sept.
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The NATO-led coalition says one of its helicopters made a “hard landing” in northern Afghanistan but that there were no injuries.
Taliban spokesman Zabiullah Mujahid claimed militants had fired on an American Chinook transport
JERUSALEM (AP) — An Israeli human rights group says the military should find another way to deal with young Palestinian stone throwers after video showed soldiers detaining a 5-year-old in the West Bank city of Hebron.
El-ARISH, Egypt (AP) — Egyptian security officials say suspected Islamic militants have attacked a police checkpoint in the Sinai Peninsula and killed an officer.
The officials say the attack happened early on Friday south the city of el-Arish
WASHINGTON (AP) — As the director of national intelligence, James Clapper has told Congress that the regime of Moammar Gadhafi would likely prevail in Libya, that Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood party was “largely secular” and that the National Security
PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — Cambodian PM asks for pardon for opposition chief, clearing way for return from exile.
NEW YORK (AP) — Investigators are looking at a possible gas leak and pesticide canisters as they probe Thursday afternoon’s explosion inside a building in New York’s Chinatown that injured 12 people, 3 of them seriously.
House approval of a scaled-back farm bill is setting up what could be an even bigger fight over food stamps and the role of domestic food aid in the United States.
LONDON (AP) — You can ditch your computer and leave your cellphone at home, but you can’t escape your DNA.
It belongs uniquely to you — and, increasingly, to the authorities.
Countries around the world are collecting genetic
NEW DELHI (AP) — For 163 years, lives across the vast Indian nation have been upended by the knock of the khaki-clad postal worker armed with a telegram.
Families used them to announce births and deaths, the government
MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian official of Amnesty International says he plans to meet with Edward Snowden, the leaker of U.S. National Security Agency secrets.
Sergei Nikitin, head of the rights organization’s Russia office, told The Associated Press
“There is no mention of speed until about nine seconds before impact when they’re at 100 feet.” — NTSB head Deborah Hersman on the last moments of Asiana Flight 214 before it crashed in San Francisco.
NEW YORK (AP) — Minimum and maximum temperatures in Fahrenheit, precipitation in inches and weather conditions as recorded for the previous day and forecast for the current and following day in each city as of 0700 GMT: