India court rejects bail pleas in telecoms trial

2011-04-20 16:19:20

A court on Wednesday rejected bail applications of five business executives involved in one of India's biggest corruption scandals.

Libya vows to fight foreign ground troops

2011-04-20 14:39:00

Libya Tuesday pledged to fight any foreign ground troops landing on its soil.

Man charged with sex assault at US airport

2011-04-20 14:28:11

A man suspected of raping a 22-year-old woman at Denver International Airport was charged Tuesday with one count of sexual assault.

DPRK detains 2 Japanese in drug probe

2011-04-20 14:27:35

DPRK has detained two Japanese men on a visit to an industrial zone in the country, likely on suspicion of drug trafficking.

Jackson estate settles lawsuit over Heal the World

2011-04-20 13:16:49

Michael Jackson's estate reached a settlement Tuesday that ended its lengthy fight with a nonprofit that claimed it was the successor to the singer's Heal the World charity.

NASA sets date for shuttle Endeavour's final voyage

2011-04-20 12:54:44

The US National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) on Tuesday set April 29 as the launch date for Endeavour's final voyage.

Spending cuts plan vital for US prosperity: Obama

2011-04-20 10:38:17

The White House long-term spending reduction plan released last week could help reduce the deficit and secure economic prosperity for the country.

Mubarak responsible for killing protesters

2011-04-20 10:31:47

Egypt's fact-finding committee's report held Mubarak ultimately responsible for killing the protestors during January 25 uprising.

Libya govt says to fight any foreign troops

2011-04-20 08:03:05

The Libyan government on Tuesday firmly rebuffed a proposal by the European Union (EU), saying it would fight any foreign troops that landed on its soil.

US porn company is amassing 1-800 numbers

2011-04-20 07:21:02

A little-known Philadelphia company called has quietly gained control over nearly a quarter of all the 1-800 numbers in the US and Canada.

Kindergartner brings gun to Texas school, 3 hurt

2011-04-20 07:20:41

A kindergartener who brought a loaded gun Tuesday to his Houston elementary school was among three students injured.

Raul Castro elected CCP chief

2011-04-20 07:08:49

Cuban President Raul Castro on Tuesday was elected chief of the ruling Cuban Communist Party (CCP).