Unorthodox pope makes news with his most comprehensive interview since he was elected in March. ROME - His first order of business as pope was to pay his hotel bill and move into a Vatican guest house
Communication cutoff leads to loss of comet hunter, say space officials. NASA officials declared the Deep Impact mission lost on Friday, after a computer glitch doomed the comet-smashing spacecraft. Launched
Severe damage from the deadly floods that swept Colorado could keep residents of one town out of their homes for up to six months, officials said. E. coli bacteria contaminated the drinking water system
When Brazilian president Dilma Rousseff postponed her official visit to the US in protest of National Security Agency spying activities on Tuesday, it seemed like a routine bit of diplomatic posturing.
The House has passed a stopgap spending bill that would keep the government open through Dec. 15. It passed almost entirely along party lines: In addition to funding the government, it calls for defunding
Authorities say they are "very certain" that all but a few hostages have been freed. Kenya's foreign minister says two or three Americans were among the Islamic extremists who attacked an upscale shopping