Posted: 11/15/2009 - A severely ill toddler at the center of a legal battle between his parents has died days after his father agreed to switch off his ventilator.
Posted: 11/15/2009 - Deposed Honduran President Jose Manuel Zelaya won't support the upcoming presidential election and will ask his supporters to do the same, Zelaya said in a letter to U.S. President Barack Obama dated Saturday.
Posted: 11/15/2009 - Deposed Honduran President Jose Manuel Zelaya won't support next week's presidential election and will ask his supporters to do the same, Zelaya said in a letter to U.S. President Barack Obama dated Saturday.
Posted: 11/15/2009 - A leader of the Shiite Muslim rebel movement now battling Yemen's government has been captured by Saudi Arabia, Yemen's state-run news agency announced Sunday.
Posted: 11/15/2009 - The Palestinian Authority is moving forward to build the institutions needed to manage an independent Palestinian state even as peace talks with Israel remain at a standstill, its prime minister said at a news conference Sunday.
Posted: 11/13/2009 - Heavy snow in northern and central China has killed 21 people since Monday, the country's Ministry of Civil Affairs said Friday, according to state-run media.
Posted: 11/13/2009 - Touting himself as America's "first Pacific president," Barack Obama called on his own connections with Asia Saturday as he pledged a renewed engagement with Asia Pacific nations based on "an enduring and revitalized alliance between the United States and Japan."
Posted: 11/13/2009 - A series of powerful blasts ignited a fire Friday at a Russian army munitions depot in the outskirts of Ulyanovsk, a city about 900 kilometers (560 miles) east of Moscow, Russian media reported.
Posted: 11/13/2009 - A car bomb detonated Friday morning outside a U.S. military base in Kabul, wounding more than 20 NATO soldiers, civilian contractors, and Afghans, according to NATO.
Posted: 11/13/2009 - According to officials, Iniguez Olivares went into the woman's home, accused her of putting a witch's spell on him and started to beat her with a stick.
Posted: 11/11/2009 - A growing number of Egyptian women are demanding a divorce and seeking counsel for their marriages, as the social stigma against it weakens and talking about relationship problems becomes more popular in the media.
Posted: 11/11/2009 - Electricity returned early Wednesday to a large swath of central and southern Brazil that was plunged into darkness when power from a major hydroelectric dam was lost.
Posted: 11/11/2009 - Electricity returned Wednesday to a large swath of central and southern Brazil that was plunged into darkness when power from a major hydroelectric dam was lost.
Posted: 11/10/2009 - Barack Obama is the first U.S. president who lived in Asia as a child, and that unique perspective will help shape his nine-day trip to the region starting Thursday, U.S. officials say.
Posted: 11/10/2009 - A suicide car bomber struck a congested traffic circle outside Peshawar Tuesday, killing at least 26 people -- including several women and children -- and wounding 60 others, police and hospital officials said.
Posted: 11/10/2009 - He's been criticized over equipment shortages for British troops in Afghanistan, not bowing at a war memorial, and badly misspelling a condolence letter to a soldier's grieving mother -- all of which led one columnist to ask Tuesday, "Can't Gordon Brown do anything right?"
Posted: 11/10/2009 - From within Libya's most secure jail a new challenge to al Qaeda is emerging.
Updated: 11/10/2009 - The father of a baby born with a severe birth defect has agreed to let the child die, ending a British court battle against the baby's mother, the judge in the case announced Tuesday.
Posted: 11/09/2009 - The Colombian government said it would appeal to international bodies over what it called a threat made over the weekend by Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez.
Posted: 11/09/2009 - Pakistan angrily defended the security of its nuclear arsenal Sunday after a U.S. magazine reported that the Obama administration wants Pakistan to let Washington help secure its weapons in a crisis.