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Former Mexican Flyweight Champ Reported Missing

MEXICO CITY (AP) - The World Boxing Council says former flyweight boxing champion Isidro "Sid" Perez has been missing for months and his whereabouts...

LONDON (AP) – Elton John and David Furnish Say They Have Become Parents Or A Second Time.

The couple say they are "overwhelmed with happiness" at the birth of Elijah Joseph Daniel Furnish-John John's spokeswoman Fran Curtis confirmed an announcement on the...

Madagascar President: I Won’t Run In Next Election

ANTANANARIVO, Madagascar (AP) - Madagascar President Andry Rajoelina says he won't run in the island nation's next presidential election. The pledge made by Rajoelina Tuesday...

Germany To Bring Back Gold Stored In US, France

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) - Germany's central bank is to bring back home some $36 billion worth of gold stored in the United States and...

Kenya: Coffins Set On Fire To Protest Outgoing MPs

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) - Hundreds of demonstrators angered at outgoing Kenyan legislators doused 221 coffins with gasoline and set them on fire causing a...

Ethiopia Jails 10 Terrorists For Plotting Attacks

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) - An Ethiopian court has sentenced 10 men to jail terms from between three to 20 years for plotting terror...

Ugandan, US Forces Hunting LRA Welcome CAR Truce

KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) - Ugandan and U.S forces who are pursuing the leader of the brutal Lord's Resistance Army in the Central African Republic...

Germany: Robbers Dig 100-Foot Tunnel To Raid Bank

BERLIN (AP) - German police say robbers dug a 30-meter (100-foot) tunnel into the safe deposit room of a Berlin bank and escaped with...

Shooter Kills Two At Brazil pre-Carnival Party

SAO PAULO (AP) - Brazilian police are searching for a gunman who fired into a crowd at a pre-Carnival street party, killing two and...

UN Chief Urges Israel To Rescind E1 Settlement

UNITED NATIONS (AP) - U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon is reiterating his call for Israel to rescind its settlement plans in the strategic E1 area...

54,000 Mexicans Sign Petition For US Gun Control

MEXICO CITY (AP) - More than 54,000 Mexicans have signed a petition calling on the United States to take further steps to combat weapons...

China: Chinese Workers Abducted In Sudan’s Darfur

KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) - China's Foreign Ministry says four Chinese workers have been abducted in Sudan's North Darfur region by unidentified gunmen. Monday's statement...