Coast Guard searches for 4 people missing in Alabama waters after sailboats capsize in storm
Coast Guard officials say crews are continuing their search for at least four people missing in the water after a powerful storm capsized several sailboats participating in a regatta near Mobile Bay, Alabama.
Iowa social conservatives hear GOP hopefuls emphasize stance against abortion, gay marriage
For conservative Christian voters, the 2016 presidential race has almost too many options to take in.
Famous New York City deli closed over gas line issue
New York's famous Carnegie Deli has been closed so utility workers can investigate a possible illegal gas hookup.
Protests turn violent over death of Freddie Gray, who died after arrest in Baltimore
A protest over the death of Freddie Gray, who was critically injured in police custody, started peacefully with thousands marching through downtown streets before the demonstration turned violent and volatile Saturday night.
Minneapolis-St. Paul airport police reportedly shoot suspicious suspect
A Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport police officer reportedly shot a suspect in the Hertz rental car area outside the area Saturday night.
1 rescued, 4 missing after sailboats capsize in Alabama bay
The Coast Guard announced late Saturday they rescued one person from an Alabama bay after a powerful storm capsized several sailboats participating in a regatta, as crews searched for at least four more missing people.
Dozens arrested as Freddie Gray protests turn violent in Baltimore
Thousands of protesters took the streets of Baltimore Saturday in the largest Freddie Gray demonstration yet as hours of peaceful marching turned violent.
GOP 2016 hopefuls talk social issues before crowd of Iowa Republicans
Republican presidential hopefuls emphasized their staunch opposition to gay marriage and abortion rights Saturday before a crowd of social conservatives who hold significant sway in the state's leadoff presidential caucuses.
The Latest on GOP's 2016 hopefuls: Iowa Republicans see a bumper crop of contenders
9 p.m. CDT (10 p.m. EDT) For some at the Iowa Faith and Freedom Coalition meeting of social conservatives, it looks like a bumper crop of Republican candidates competing in the 2016 race.
Remains found in Michigan are those of woman who went missing after attending Halloween party
The skeletal remains found at a home construction site in southeastern Michigan are those of a 22-year-old woman who went missing last fall after attending a Halloween party, a medical examiner's spokesman said Saturday.
Saudi-led airstrikes hit Yemen rebels in capital, south
Yemeni security officials say aircraft from the Saudi-led coalition battling Shiite rebels struck targets in several cities -- including the capital -- as fighting raged on across the country.
Yemen security officials say Saudi-led coalition hits rebels with airstrikes in capital, south
Yemeni security officials say aircraft from the Saudi-led coalition battling Shiite rebels struck targets in several cities — including the capital — as fighting raged on across the country.
2 who escaped Everest avalanche describe terror, brushes with death: 'I knew I had to survive'
At least 17 people were killed and 61 injured when an avalanche set off by Saturday's massive Nepal earthquake swept down the Himalayas.
Nigeria recalls senior diplomats from South Africa over attacks on immigrants
Nigeria says it is recalling its top diplomats in South Africa because of "ongoing xenophobia targeting foreigners." A Ministry of Foreign Affairs statement says the attacks that began three weeks ago have killed seven people, destroyed property and "created fear and uncertainty in the minds of African migrants." It says Nigeria's ambassador in Pretoria, South Africa's capital, and the consul general in Johannesburg, the economic hub, will return to Nigeria for consultations.
First survivors of Mount Everest avalanche reach Kathmandu
An avalanche triggered by Nepal’s destructive earthquake slammed into a section of Mount Everest mountaineering base camp, killing at least 17, injuring 61 and leaving an unknown number of climbers and guides unaccounted for on other routes, an official said Sunday.
Powerful 6.7 magnitude aftershock rattles Nepal as aid arrives in region
A powerful magnitude 6.7 aftershock has shaken the Kathmandu region of Nepal, a day after a massive earthquake crippled the region sending people yelling and running for open ground.
Holocaust survivors, officials commemorate liberation of concentration camps in Germany
Holocaust survivors and officials have gathered at the memorial site of the former concentration camp Bergen-Belsen in northern Germany to commemorate the liberation of the camp seventy years ago.
Sudan's pyramids, rivaling those in neighboring Egypt, go unvisited amid sanctions
The small, steep pyramids rising up from the desert hills of northern Sudan resemble those in neighboring Egypt, but unlike the famed pyramids of Giza, the Sudanese site is largely deserted.
First survivors of avalanche at Mount Everest base camp are flown to Nepal's capital
The first group of survivors from an earthquake-triggered avalanche that swept through the Mount Everest base camp were flown to Nepal's capital on Sunday and taken to hospitals.
Togo counts votes as incumbent seeks third term in presidential election
Election officials in Togo are tabulating results one day after a presidential election that appeared to have a weak turnout.