By BEN HUBBARDAssociated Press
BASE OF THE 46TH REGIMENT, Syria (AP) - Syrian rebels have taken over a large military base in the country's north, carting off tanks, armored vehicles and truck-loads of munitions their leaders say will give them a boost in their fight to topple President
By DAVID STRINGER and DON MELVIN
BRUSSELS (AP) - Goodbye Britain?
For the European Union, a once-unthinkable question is looking more like a real possibility with each new grinding week of economic crisis. The reason is that bad times are forcing the 17 EU nations that use the euro currency to
By The Associated Press
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and stories that will be talked about today:
1. HILLARY CLINTON HEADS TO THE MIDDLE EAST
Obama sends his secretary of state to the region in a bid to mediate an end to the bloody conflict.
2. NETANYAHU FINALLY
By RAPHAEL SATTERAssociated Press
LONDON (AP) - Two former confidants of Britain's prime minister have been charged with conspiring to pay public officials in exchange for stories and information - the latest development in the country's establishment-shaking scandal over media
By MELANIE GOUBY and RUKMINI CALLIMACHIAssociated Press
GOMA, Congo (AP) - A rebel group believed to be backed by Rwanda seized the strategic, provincial capital of Goma in eastern Congo on Tuesday, home to more than 1 million people as well as an international airport in a development that
By Por CARLO PIOVANO y DON MELVINAssociated Press
BRUSELAS (AP) - La Unión Europea no alcanzó el miércoles un acuerdo para ampliar la asistencia financiera a Grecia, situación que prolonga la incertidumbre sobre el futuro de ese país acuciado por la deuda y de la misma zona euro de 17 naciones
By JOHN MILLER and REBECCA BOONEAssociated Press
BOISE, Idaho (AP) - A 22-year-old man who police say killed a monkey after breaking into the Boise zoo has encountered run-ins with the law in the last three years that include a pair of drug arrests and a conviction for driving drunk.
GOMA, Congo (AP) - A spokesman for a rebel group in Congo believed to be backed by neighboring Rwanda confirmed that his fighters have entered Goma and have taken the city's international airport. The assault was punctuated by heavy gunfire.
Col. Vianney Kazarama, spokesman for the M23 rebel
By JIM KUHNHENN and JULIE PACEAssociated Press
PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) - For all the attention wrenched elsewhere in recent days - on new violence in the Middle East, the "fiscal cliff" back home - President Barack Obama's speedy trip to Southeast Asia achieved a major goal: It was
By LAURAN NEERGAARDAP Medical Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - There's a new push to make testing for the AIDS virus as common as cholesterol checks.
Americans ages 15 to 64 should get an HIV test at least once - not just people considered at high risk for the virus, an independent panel that sets