Martelly sworn in as Haiti's new president

2011-05-15 08:09:04

Haiti's new President Michel Martelly on Saturday called on all Haitians to work for national unity and reconciliation, and promised to work tirelessly for the country.

Revenge attacks rattle Pakistan

2011-05-14 07:23:57

Blasts that killed at least 80 in northwestern Pakistan are just the beginning of al-Qaida actions to avenge the killing of Osama bin Laden, analysts said.

Taliban bin Laden revenge bombing kills 80 in Pakistan

2011-05-13 10:25:12

Pakistani Taliban vowed further bloodshed in retaliation for the death of Osama bin Laden.

Libya rebels seek funds in White House meeting

2011-05-13 09:06:19

Libyan rebels will meet senior White House officials, seeking both cash and diplomatic legitimacy in their war to topple Muammar Gadhafi.

8 beheaded bodies found in northern Mexican state

2011-05-13 09:03:01

The bodies of eight decapitated men were dumped Thursday along roads in Durango, a drug-gang-plagued northern Mexican state.

NATO denies attacking DPRK embassy in Tripoli

2011-05-13 07:11:23

NATO on Thursday dismissed media reports that a NATO air strike damaged the embassy of DPRK in Tripoli, capital of Libya.

The annual Balkan paragliding competition

2011-05-13 06:33:35

A paraglider flies over the city of Vlore during an annual Balkan competition, some 150 km (94 miles) from Tirana, May 12, 2011.

Iran gets another nuclear fuel batch

2011-05-12 09:07:32

Iran has received another shipment of nuclear fuel from Russia for use at its Bushehr nuclear power plant.

Libyan state TV shows Gaddafi in meeting

2011-05-12 08:51:30

Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi met in Tripoli with tribal leaders from the eastern part of the country.

19 killed in clashes across Yemen

2011-05-12 08:39:23

At least 19 people were killed and hundreds of others were injured when Yemeni security forces opened fire to disperse the protesters.

A retrograde hot Jupiter

2011-05-12 08:59:03

A retrograde hot Jupiter: the transiting giant planet orbits very close to the star and in a direction opposite to the stellar rotation, in this artist's rendering released May 11, 2011.

S. Korea's KTX bullet train faces recall

2011-05-12 09:10:55

South Korea's state-run railway operator on Wednesday demanded a recall of a KTX-Sancheon train for the first time.