Paul Richter US officials have warned that they will not seek to extend negotiations over Iran's nuclear program beyond the July 20 deadline unless Iran's negotiators make major concessions in the coming days.
Julie Steenhuysen in Chicago A US government laboratory mistakenly mixed a common flu strain with a dangerous and deadly type of bird flu and shipped it to another lab, the US Centres for Disease Control and Prevention says.
Joseph Serna A high-priced escort accused of killing a Silicon Valley tech executive with an overdose of heroin on his yacht deliberately failed to help him because she's "ice cold," a Santa Cruz police official...
Is the internet making us stupid? That's the question researchers from Wellington's Victoria University asked in a study on people's reading behaviour.
Paul Richter Germany has demanded the departure from the country of the top spy at the US Embassy in Berlin over reports of US intelligence operations targeting its officials.
The United States has returned to Mongolia more than 18 dinosaur skeletons and fossils stolen from the Gobi desert and smuggled abroad, saying they were enough to stock a museum.
Vincent West in Pamplona An American who co-wrote a book called "How to Survive the Running of the Bulls" was badly gored on Wednesday in the morning bull run at Pamplona's San Fermin festival.
German politicians are furious at news of a suspected US spy in the defence ministry, which came just days after the arrest of a German foreign intelligence agency worker as a suspected CIA informant.
A flock of geese caused the deaths of four US airmen whose military helicopter crashed over a nature reserve in eastern England, investigators said Wednesday.
Yara Bayoumy Bahrain declares a senior US official persona non grata, accusing him of interfering in the nation's internal affairs.
Bonnie Miller Rubin More than three months after the US Army implemented a more stringent tattoo policy, recruiters say they are the ones feeling the pinch.
Philip Wen A prominent Chinese state television news anchor known for his high-profile interviews with world leaders including Tony Abbott has been detained by authorities.
Damien McElroy Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the self-proclaimed leader of the Islamic State stretching across Iraq and Syria, has promised to lead the conquest of Rome as he called on Muslims to migrate to his new land to...
A Californian couple have been arrested for allegedly keeping their 11-year-old autistic son in a metal cage designed for an animal.
Nick O'Malley When the protesters saw the buses carrying the children heading towards them, they began to chant and yell wave their flags and homemade banners. One woman was particularly insistent.
The US embassy in Uganda warned on Thursday of a "specific threat ... by an unknown terrorist group" to attack the airport serving the capital Kampala.
Trevor Hughes A suburban teenager who practised shooting, sought military training and hoped to join violent jihad against Americans was arrested on the jetway as she tried to board a plane on a one-way trip to...
Alan Cowell A day after the announcement of heightened security measures on US-bound flights, the US Embassy in Uganda said Thursday it had been warned of a "specific threat" of attack to the country's main...
Washington: The US military has secretly maintained forces in Somalia since 2007, despite earlier public statements claiming it had no presence in the country until last October, defense officials...
ALISON SMALE BERLIN - In the latest turn in the yearlong tensions with Germany over U.S. spying, a German man was arrested this week on suspicion of passing secret documents to a foreign power, believed to be the...