- SKorea expands air defense zone after Chinese move Updated: Dec-08-13 5:56 am
- Obamas to attend Tuesday service for Mandela Updated: Dec-07-13 7:32 pm
- Hillary Clinton: Mandela a 'giant among us' Updated: Dec-06-13 12:27 pm
- Algerians sent home from Guantanamo against will Updated: Dec-05-13 11:47 am
- Jailed Bahrain activist fails to win early release Updated: Dec-02-13 3:58 pm
- Uganda troops kill LRA rebels in CAR Updated: Dec-01-13 11:36 am
- US advises carriers to comply with China air zone Updated: Nov-29-13 11:02 pm
- Grease fire burns famous NYC Italian restaurant Updated: Nov-29-13 10:29 pm
- US air carriers advised to follow China's demand Updated: Nov-29-13 9:55 pm
- US says working with Cuba to solve banking issue Updated: Nov-27-13 6:09 pm
- Hillary Rodham Clinton to receive Lantos prize Updated: Nov-27-13 5:07 am
- Key players in US, Iran secret talks Updated: Nov-24-13 12:39 am
- Clinton says sustainability has to be priority Updated: Nov-22-13 12:16 am
- Sheriff: Girl, 5, hid and survived deadly shots Updated: Nov-21-13 3:44 pm
- C. African Republic: Kony wants to surrender Updated: Nov-21-13 2:56 pm
- US appoints new ambassador to the Philippines Updated: Nov-21-13 11:15 am
- Obama pays tribute to John F. Kennedy legacy Updated: Nov-20-13 9:26 pm
- Analysis: Mo. Gov. Nixon shifts left politically Updated: Nov-17-13 11:52 am
- Kerry, Clinton: Afghanistan nearing turning point Updated: Nov-15-13 1:04 pm
- 6 tons of seized ivory crushed in Denver Updated: Nov-15-13 12:37 am
- Bill Clinton: Violence in Myanmar sickens world Updated: Nov-14-13 10:01 pm
- 2 Nigerian networks designated as terrorist groups Updated: Nov-13-13 5:39 pm
- Rand Paul criticizes Hillary Clinton on Benghazi Updated: Nov-12-13 6:55 pm
- Report: NC colleges adding foreign students Updated: Nov-11-13 11:35 am
- Study: Record number of foreign students hit US Updated: Nov-11-13 12:03 am
SEOUL, South Korea - South Korea on Sunday announced an expansion of its air defense zone following China's move to establish a similar zone that has been criticized by Beijing's neighbors.
WASHINGTON - Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton is remembering Nelson Mandela as a "giant among us" who showed the world how to respond to injustice and tragedy.
MIAMI - Two men who had been held without charge at the Guantanamo Bay for more than a decade have been sent back to their native Algeria against their will as part of a renewed effort to gradually close the prison, officials said Thursday.
MANAMA, Bahrain - A Bahrain court has rejected a request for the early release of jailed human rights activist human Nabeel Rajab, lawyers representing him said.
KAMPALA, Uganda - A senior commander of the Lord's Resistance Army and 13 of his rebel fighters have been killed in Central African Republic, a Ugandan government official said Sunday.
BEIJING - The United States advised U.S. carriers to comply with China's demand that it be told of any flights passing through its new maritime air defense zone over the East China Sea, an area where Beijing said it launched two fighter planes to investigate a dozen American and Japanese reconnaissance and military flights.
NEW YORK - An elegantly decorated eatery that bills itself as the oldest Italian restaurant in New York City has been evacuated after a grease fire broke out in its kitchen.
WASHINGTON - The State Department is advising U.S. air carriers abroad to comply with China's demand that it be told of any flights passing through its new maritime air defense zone over the East China Sea.
HAVANA - Washington said Wednesday it is working with Cuba to find a new bank for its diplomatic accounts in the United States, after a banking cutoff forced the Caribbean nation to halt nearly all U.S. consular services just ahead of the busy holiday travel season.
CONCORD, New Hampshire - A New Hampshire-based human rights organization is awarding its highest honor to Hillary Rodham Clinton for her efforts to promote human rights for women and through Internet freedom.
Key figures in the secret U.S.-Iranian nuclear talks:
PHILADELPHIA - Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton told a gathering of 10,000 advocates for green construction Thursday that sustainability must be one of the country's top priorities.
HAGERSTOWN, Maryland - A 5-year-old girl hid from quarreling adults and escaped unharmed from shots fired in a Maryland home that claimed the lives of her parents and infant brother, authorities said Thursday.
NAIROBI, Kenya - Central African Republic's government said Thursday that Joseph Kony, an accused war criminal hunted by African troops and U.S. advisers, is believed to be in the country's remote southeast and has been talking with the president. U.S. officials and others expressed doubt the reported talks represent a breakthrough in efforts to bring him to justice.
WASHINGTON - The United States has sworn in a veteran diplomat as its new ambassador to the Philippines as the Southeast Asian nation grapples with the aftermath of a devastating typhoon.
WASHINGTON - Honoring the legacy of John F. Kennedy, President Barack Obama laid a wreath at the assassinated president's gravesite as a nation remembers that terrible day in Dallas a half-century ago Friday. Obama also recognized a group of distinguished Americans - including Bill Clinton and Oprah Winfrey - with the Presidential Medal of Freedom, an award created by Kennedy.
JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - Missourians, meet your new governor: Jay Nixon, a Democrat.
WASHINGTON - Secretary of State John Kerry and his predecessor, Hillary Rodham Clinton, said Friday that Afghanistan is reaching a turning point in maintaining the advances made by women in Afghan society and any future security agreement needs to respect the rights of women.
COMMERCE CITY, Colorado - U.S. officials on Thursday destroyed more than 6 tons of confiscated ivory tusks, carvings and jewelry - the bulk of the U.S. "blood ivory" stockpile - and urged other nations to follow suit to fight a $10 billion global trade that slaughters tens of thousands of elephants each year.
YANGON, Myanmar - Reports of sectarian violence in Myanmar sicken the world, former U.S. President Bill Clinton said after speaking to political and civic leaders about challenges faced by the emerging democracy following a half-century of military rule.
WASHINGTON - Lawmakers who had long pushed for U.S. action against Nigerian Islamic extremists welcomed the State Department's decision on Wednesday to designate two militant groups as foreign terrorist organizations blamed for the deaths of thousands of people in Africa's most populous nation.
RALEIGH, North Carolina - North Carolina's colleges and universities saw an increase of nearly 9 percent in the number of foreign students coming to study in the last academic year, an annual census of international students in the U.S. reported Monday.
WASHINGTON - Hundreds of thousands of Chinese students are flocking to U.S. colleges and universities, helping to drive the number of international students studying in America to record levels.