The new U.S. Mideast peace envoy is heading to Jerusalem Aug. 14 for a second round of talks followed by a later meeting in Jericho.
A cat was pulled alive from the ruins of an apartment building that collapsed in a huge gas explosion
An instructor at a California college says he has been fired after being accused of slamming a female student to the ground during a fight.
The United Nations says Colombia reduced its area under coca cultivation by 25 percent last year, its biggest annual reduction since the international body began monitoring it in 2001.
Temperatures have hit all-time highs in Austria and neighboring Hungary as a stubborn heat wave nears the end of its second week.
Voters could one day print ballots at home like airline boarding passes, or skip traditional precincts for weekend voting at vote centers.
The winner has been named in a Pennsylvania sideburns contest that honors a U.S. Navy commodore known for his impressive facial hair.
Two friends of the suspected Boston Marathon bomber have been indicted on obstruction conspiracy charges.
A small Florida Panhandle town best known for its annual Worm Grunting Festival is at the center of an investigation
Emile N’Bouke operated a small, unmarked shop on the corner of a busy street in downtown Lome that received few customers and kept irregular hours.