Posted: 12/24/2011 - Libya's new leaders say the economy minister resigned after protests demanding that former regime officials be barred from serving in government.
Posted: 12/24/2011 - A New York museum is unveiling a more accurate version of one of America's most famous scenes, George Washington crossing the Delaware River.
Posted: 12/24/2011 - France Telecom says it has agreed to sell its Swiss mobile phone subsidiary to a British private equity group.
Posted: 12/24/2011 - Libya's oil chief says he expects the OPEC member state's oil output to return to prewar levels by mid 2012.
Posted: 12/22/2011 - In an effort to battle corrupt cops, Mexico officials dismissed eight hundred officers and three hundred administrative employees.
Posted: 12/22/2011 - Museums will be shut down across Greece on weekends as a protest.
Posted: 12/21/2011 - A Russian rocket blasted off with a three-man crew bound for the International Space Station Wednesday.
Updated: 12/21/2011 - Nearly 10 years after September 11, 2001, the man behind the worst terrorist attack in U.S. history was brought to justice. Here's a look back at the events surrounding the death of Osama bin Laden.
Posted: 12/21/2011 - A Los Angeles federal judge has upheld former "Survivor" producer Bruce Beresford-Redman's extradition to Mexico to face charges in his wife's death.
Posted: 12/21/2011 - Some scientists are resisting publishing a recent bird flu study for fear terrorists may use the knowledge against the U.S.
Posted: 12/19/2011 - Paul McCartney is releasing an album of standards -- plus two new songs of his own.
Posted: 12/18/2011 - The director of a Chilean children's hospital says a baby girl who was surgically separated from her conjoined twin has died.
Posted: 12/18/2011 - Soldiers whooped, bumped fists and embraced each other in a burst of joy and relief.
Posted: 12/18/2011 - Do Palestinian school textbooks "teach terrorism," as Newt Gingrich claimed in a recent debate...
Posted: 12/18/2011 - Tourism officials in Tapachula have installed a digital clock to count down the time left before the Dec. 21, 2012, solstice, when some believe the Mayan long-count calendar "runs out."...Maya experts says the apocalypse fears are a misreading of Maya texts...
Posted: 12/18/2011 - NATO announced on Monday that it would permanently shut down the training mission and withdraw all of its soldiers by Dec. 31because of the failure to agree on an extension with Iraqi leaders.
Posted: 12/18/2011 - ...the death toll from storm-triggered flash floods that devastated a wide swath of the country's south has risen to 521.
Posted: 12/18/2011 - Karzai also said his government would welcome a decision by the Taliban to open a political office...
Posted: 12/18/2011 - Among those killed was an eminent 52-year-old Muslim cleric from Egypt's most respected religious institution.
Posted: 12/18/2011 - China's coal mines are the deadliest in the world. Their safety record has improved in recent years as smaller, illegal mines have been closed.
Posted: 12/17/2011 - Protesters massed along the highway after the funeral of a protester who opposition supporters say died during a rally Thursday.
Posted: 12/17/2011 - ...Panetta pledged that the United States will do all it can to help the country move toward democracy.
Posted: 12/17/2011 - ...none can be supported because there would be a transfer of control and ownership that would be "detrimental to GM."
Posted: 12/17/2011 - Defense Secretary Leon Panetta says "the torch of freedom" has passed to the Libyan people.