Updated: 05/14/2013 - Israel's air force is on track to developing drones that within four to five decades would carry out nearly every battlefield operation executed today by piloted aircraft, a high-ranking Israeli officer told The Associated Press Sunday.
Updated: 05/14/2013 - Officials say fighting between Nigeria's military and Islamic extremists in a town in the nation's northeast has killed at least 185 people.
Updated: 05/14/2013 - The British are relieved the London Marathon, which was run under tight security Sunday, came off without a hitch.
Posted: 04/20/2013 - U.K. authorities say a 25-year-old man is suspected to have died from measles as an epidemic continues to sweep across south Wales.
Posted: 04/20/2013 - A powerful earthquake jolted China's Sichuan province Saturday near where a devastating quake struck five years ago, leaving at least 41 dead and more than 600 injured and prompting state media to warn the casualty toll could climb sharply.
Posted: 04/20/2013 - The attorney for a man accused of mailing ricin-laced letters to the president and a senator says federal authorities have scant evidence linking her client to the crime.
Posted: 04/17/2013 - New Zealand's Parliament votes Wednesday to legalize same-sex marriage.
Posted: 04/17/2013 - Former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher is remembered at a state funeral at St. Paul's Cathedral in London Wednesday.
Posted: 04/14/2013 - U.S. and Japanese officials say their countries are committed to new talks with North Korea if the reclusive communist government begins abiding by previous agreements on its nuclear program.
Posted: 04/14/2013 - Syrian activists say government forces and aircraft are attacking rebel strongholds across the country.
Posted: 04/13/2013 - Beijing has reported its first confirmed case of the latest strain of bird flu virus, which has killed 11 and sickened 32 in eastern China.
Posted: 04/13/2013 - As North Korea prepares a potential missile test and issues threats almost daily, the Obama administration is hoping yet again that China can force its unruly neighbor to stand down.
Posted: 04/12/2013 - A group of U.S. government workers called the Digital Outreach Team is countering extremist propaganda on sites like Twitter and Facebook
Posted: 04/11/2013 - An Australian tourism gimmick has garnished 40.000 applicants from around the globe. The tourism association is looking for 6 people to have "the best job in the world" for a year.
Posted: 04/11/2013 - 5 women are arrested for trying to pray at the Western, or Wailing, Wall in Jerusalem , while wearing prayer shawls and skullcaps. The practice is reserved for men only.
Posted: 04/10/2013 - South Korea, and the rest of the world continue to wait for North Korea to test a long range ballistic missile. Days of threats to do so have gone unfulfilled so far.
Posted: 04/06/2013 - Officials say a suicide bomber has killed 20 people and wounded more than 50 in an attack at political rally in the Iraqi city of Baqouba.
Posted: 04/06/2013 - North Korea is probably years away from perfecting the technology to back up its bold threats of a pre-emptive strike on America. But some nuclear experts say it might have the know-how to fire a nuclear-tipped missile at South Korea and Japan.
Posted: 04/05/2013 - U.N. Secretary General considers what to do, after North Korean officials say United Nations workers should evacuate.