Posted: 08/24/2012 - A New Zealand gas station owner turned international fugitive has been sentenced to four years and seven months in prison after stealing millions of dollars accidentally deposited into his bank account.
Posted: 08/24/2012 - A jihadist forum in Malaysia, posted the death calls and provided the author's name and photograph under a headline titled "First Image of One of the Dogs who killed Bin Laden."
Posted: 08/23/2012 - China, Japan dispute over islands It is all over a group of rocky uninhabited islands in the East China Sea that Japan says it owns -- a claim China vigorously disputes.
Posted: 08/23/2012 - Authorities are negotiating with a religious cult in southwestern Mexico, trying to persuade leaders to allow public schools to operate in the isolated community, state media reported.
Posted: 08/23/2012 - Dozens of people have died in Pakistan and India's northern Rajasthan state amid flash floods and landslides caused by heavy monsoon rains, officials said Thursday.
Posted: 08/23/2012 - This image made from video and released by Shaam News Network and accessed Thursday, purports to show the funeral of children in Daraya, near Damascus, Syria. (AP Photo/ Shaam News Network)
Posted: 08/23/2012 - A British man suffering from "locked-in syndrome" who fought a long legal battle over assisted suicide died Wednesday, his family said.
Posted: 08/23/2012 - Tropical Storm Isaac, currently moving through the Caribbean south of Puerto Rico, is on a path that could lead it to vulnerable Haiti at hurricane strength Friday night.
Posted: 08/22/2012 - A federal judge is once again weighing arguments over the "show me your papers" provision in Arizona's controversial immigration law.
Posted: 08/22/2012 - The book is entitled "No Easy Day: The Firsthand Account of the Mission That Killed Osama bin Laden" and ironically, is set to be released on September 11th.
Posted: 08/22/2012 - Pictures have surfaced showing Britain's Prince Harry and a mystery companion cavorting - completely naked in a Las Vegas hotel room - and the royal family says they're legit.
Updated: 08/21/2012 - Endurance swimmer Diana Nyad's latest attempt to swim across the Straits of Florida ended Tuesday morning after severe jellyfish stings and a lightning storm put her off course, her team said.
Posted: 08/20/2012 - It could be out with old meeting rooms and in with new social spaces, as Generation Y is set to transform the way we work in the next ten years.
Posted: 08/20/2012 - As Apple's stock rose to new high on Monday, the technology giant set another record: It became the most valuable public company in history.
Posted: 08/20/2012 - An appeals court on Monday sided with the federal government in blocking several provisions in Alabama and Georgia's controversial anti-illegal immigration laws, while allowing other key parts of those laws to stand.
Posted: 08/20/2012 - The young Christian girl was arrested for allegedly burning pages of a Quran. Fearing a backlash, local Christian families have fled Islamabad. But the president says the blasphemy law must not be misused.
Updated: 08/22/2012 - At least 150 people have been killed across Syria on Monday, as President Obama calls movement or use of chemical or biological weapons a "red line" -- The Daraa and Damascus areas face renewed violence. Daraa is where peaceful anti-regime protests started in March 2011.
Posted: 08/20/2012 - The United States will have no problem getting access to an American detainee who is being held in Venezuela, President Hugo Chavez said Tuesday.
Posted: 08/20/2012 - Czech authorities announced Saturday that they have arrested a 29-year-old man who expressed admiration for Anders Behring Breivik, the self-declared ultranationalist who has admitted killing 77 people in Norway last summer.
Updated: 08/19/2012 - A Kansas lawmaker has apologized for an incident that occurred during a congressional trip to Israel where, after a night of partying and drinking, sources say he took off all of his clothes and jumped into the Sea of Galilee, a Christian holy site where, in the Bible, Jesus is said to have walked on water.
Posted: 08/19/2012 - Three members of Russian female punk rock band Pussy Riot were sentenced to two years in prison Friday after they were found guilty of hooliganism for performing a song critical of President Vladimir Putin in a church.
Posted: 08/18/2012 - North Korean leader Kim Jong Un told his troops to be vigilant during upcoming training exercises between South Korea and the United States, saying they should be ready to lead a "sacred war," state media reported Saturday.