Posted: 08/17/2012 - Shares of Apple set another all-time high on Friday on growing expectations for an upcoming wave of new gadgets.
Posted: 08/17/2012 - Only 20 will be built but there's one thing you should know before you sign up for yours. You won't be able to drive it on the street.
Posted: 08/17/2012 - The Hunger Games trilogy has surpassed the Harry Potter books to become the best-selling series on Amazon.com, the company announced Friday.
Posted: 08/17/2012 - All troops at Afghanistan bases were ordered to carry loaded weapons around the clock after an increase in attacks by Afghan security forces, a U.S. official said Friday. "Green-on-blue" attacks have been carried out by Afghans in security uniforms.
Posted: 08/17/2012 - In the last 10 years, Catalina Escobar's Juan Felipe Gomez Escobar Foundation -- named for her late son -- has brought health care to tens of thousands of children in Cartagena and provided more than 2,000 teenage mothers with counseling, education and job training.
Posted: 08/16/2012 - A wave of shootings and bombings that Iraqi officials said bore the hallmarks of al Qaeda killed more than 80 people and wounded more than 250 across the country Thursday.
Posted: 08/16/2012 - Great Britain and Ecuador remained in a standoff early Friday, following the South American nation's decision to grant Julian Assange asylum -- a decision British authorities are refusing to honor, saying they are committed to extraditing the WikiLeaks founder to Sweden.
Posted: 08/15/2012 - In a Wednesday speech marking India's independence day, Singh said his government has approved plans to put an unmanned probe in orbit around Mars.
Posted: 08/15/2012 - Afghanistan endured an unusually bloody day Tuesday, with three separate attacks leaving at least 47 people dead and at least 145 wounded, according to government and police officials.
Posted: 08/15/2012 - Foreign Minister Ricardo Patino announces WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is holed up in Ecuador's embassy in London. Patino says British authorities have threatened to "assault" the embassy adding, "We are not a British colony."
Posted: 08/15/2012 - Prince Philip is being treated for a recurrence of a bladder infection, the palace says. He was hospitalized for several days in June to be examined for the same complaint.
Posted: 08/15/2012 - (CNN) -- An unmanned aircraft designed to fly six times the speed of sound crashed after being dropped from a bomber over the Pacific Ocean, the Air Force announced Wednesday.
Posted: 08/14/2012 - Controllers "couldn't be happier" with Curiosity so far, a scientist says after the rover landed in Gale Crater on August 6; The rover could take its first short test drive in about a week, the mission manager says.
Posted: 08/13/2012 - A Somali man who authorities say is the highest-ranking pirate ever brought to the United States for prosecution was given 12 life sentences Monday by a federal judge in Norfolk, Virginia.
Posted: 08/13/2012 - The search for Zhou Kehua -- one of China's most wanted criminals -- focused on city of Chongqing. Zhou is accused of killing ten people during a series of attempted robberies since 2004. The 42-year old escaped similar manhunt in Nanjing in January.
Posted: 08/13/2012 - A new study being released by a private Internet security company highlights cyberworld weaknesses when it comes to gathering intelligence on hackers and suggests that businesses take a more military-minded approach to defense.
Updated: 08/13/2012 - "Mohawk Guy," whose real name is Bobak Ferdowsi, has become famous for his look during the rover landing last week. As the world waited for Curiosity to touch down, Ferdowsi sported a red-and-black mohawk with yellow stars dyed on the sides of his head.