Report: Gunmen still control metals mined for modern gadgets
Violent gunmen still menace pick-and-shovel miners in eastern Congo, a new report finds, despite years of efforts to loosen their grip by local reformers, Western activists and companies like Apple and ...
Teen shot outside Utah middle school by classmate
The Latest: Game 2 start moved up an hour, rain in forecast
The Latest on the World Series (all times Eastern): 10:15 p.m. With rain in the Cleveland forecast Wednesday night, Major League Baseball has moved up the start time for Game 2 by an hour. The first pitch ...
World Series Game 2 start moved up an hour, rain in forecast
Bling and baseball: Cleveland at center of sports storm
James has triple-double as Cavs rout Knicks 117-88 in opener
Man arrested in Islamic center threats had guns, ammo
Trump rips Obamacare, Clinton as rivals blitz Florida
With just two weeks before the November 8 election, polls showed Democrat Clinton -- who is vying to become America's first female president -- dominating nationally and looking for a resounding mandate to govern the bitterly divided country. Early voting began in Florida on Monday, an urgent reminder that candidates have little time left to make their case in the country's third most populous state, one with a wide mix of constituencies, including numerous retirees, Latinos and Bible Belt whites. The Republican nominee, determined to ride out the controversies hobbling his campaign, made a pitch to Florida's elderly voters by assailing a sharp rise in health insurance premiums expected next year under President Barack Obama's signature health care reform.
Cubs slugger Schwarber returns, doubles in Game 1
Colombia eyes new front in peace talks
Colombia's government hopes to open a new front Thursday in efforts to bury a half-century armed conflict, starting talks with the country's second-biggest rebel force. An accord with the leftist National Liberation Army (ELN) was meant to be the icing on the cake of a historic agreement signed last month with Colombia's biggest rebel group, the FARC. Now, President Juan Manuel Santos is trying to salvage the FARC accord while also talking with the ELN.