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US airstrikes and aid for Iraqi town under siege

WASHINGTON (AP) — Aircraft from the United States, Australia, France and Britain dropped food and water to the beleaguered Iraqi town of Amirli,...

Pakistani protester dies in clashes with police

Pakistani police on Sunday clashed with scattered pockets of anti‑government protesters trying to advance on the prime minister's residence...

Three juveniles dead in Pennsylvania SUV crash, three hurt

Authorities say an SUV carrying six young people overturned in northeastern Pennsylvania, killing three and injuring the others.

Afghanistan crash kills 23

A van slammed into a fuel tanker in western Afghanistan on Sunday, killing 23 people in the latest horrific accident in a country with poorly maintained roads and often reckless driving.

Sam's bid to be first openly gay NFL player on hold

Defensive end Michael Sam's dream of becoming the first openly gay player in the National Football League (NFL) was put on hold on Saturday when he...

Aussie tourist dies in Bolivia bus crash, another among injured

One Australian is dead and another has been injured in a bus accident in South America. Local media are...

Men march on at US Open but more upsets in women's draw

World number ones Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams advanced safely to the next round of the U. S. Open on Saturday but the women's draw saw yet...

Japan porn queens raise thousands of dollars from 'Boob Aid'

A group of Japanese porn actresses raised tens of thousands of dollars at the weekend by having their breasts squeezed by fans at a "Boob Aid"...

Atlantic City losing two casinos, 5000 jobs in three days

ATLANTIC CITY, N. J. (AP) — A time few could imagine during the glory days of casino gambling has arrived in Atlantic City, where two casinos and...