Amazon.com gave a confident revenue forecast that suggested its aggressive expansion into new businesses is paying off.
A delegation of Libyan officials is in Venezuela to discuss possible peaceful solutions to the war in the North African country.
For the first time, American women have passed men in gaining advanced college degrees as well as bachelor's degrees, part of a trend that is helping redefine who goes off to work.
Real estate mogul Donald Trump suggested that Obama had been a poor student who did not deserve to be admitted to the Ivy League universities.
Sony suffered a massive breach in its video game online network that led to the theft of personal information belonging to 77 million user accounts.
Egyptian former president Hosni Mubarak can't be transferred out of Sharm el-Sheikh international hospital for health and security reasons.
Egypt's top prosecutor ordered Tuesday to renew the detention of former President Hosni Mubarak's sons Alaa and Gamal for another 15 days.
A man charged in the death of a Chinese university student has been remanded in custody until the next hearing May 24.
The Turkish Air Forces Command said an F-4 jet crashed in central Turkey on Tuesday, Turkish media reported.
India has decided to set up an independent watchdog to oversee all of its nuclear reactors in view of mounting concerns about the safety of them.
Afghan forces have recaptured at least 65 of the prisoners who escaped from the south's largest prison.
That long soak in a hot tub to warm up during the winter could hold some unexpected dangers, a Japanese study has found.