December 27, 2011 RSS feed / World

North Korea: Economic accords discussed with South delegation

PYONGYANG, North Korea ( AP) — A South Korean mourning delegation returned home today after meeting with North Korea’s next leader, who has rapidly gained prominence since his father’s death. More...

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Bachmann, Perry and Gingrich touring Iowa DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Three Republican presidential candidates, each claiming to be the truly conservative alternative to Mitt Romney, are launching bus tours today through this early nominating stat More...

Soldier shot at homecoming in critical condition

LOS ANGELES A soldier who survived a suicide bombing attack in Afghanistan continues to fight for his life after he was critically wounded at his Southern California homecoming party. More...

Helicopter crash kills 3, puts transplant on hold

MIAMI A helicopter that was on its way to retrieve a heart for transplant crashed in northern Florida, killing all three on board and leaving the transplant patient having to wait for another organ to become available. More...