Two top Penn State officials charged with covering up allegations of an explosive child-sex abuse scandal related to former football defensive coordinator Jerry Sandusky stepped down late Sunday after an emergency meeting of the university’s … Read more
President Barack Obama and presidents, prime ministers and other top officials from 47 countries start work on a battle plan to keep nuclear weapons out of terrorist hands.
(Pierre Teyssot / AFP-Getty Images) A landslide hits and derails a train in northern Italy, killing 11 people and leaving some 30 injured, officials say.
A suicide car bomber struck early Monday at the gates of Jalalabad airport in eastern Afghanistan, officials said, killing nine people in an attack insurgents said was revenge for U.S. troops burning Qurans.
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Germany is easing its opposition to a bigger European bailout fund, officials said, smoothing the way for the world’s leading economies to secure nearly $2 trillion in firepower to prevent further … Read more
Chinese officials face a choice in Apple’s dispute with a local company over the iPad trademark — side with a struggling entity that a court says owns the name or with a global brand that … Read more
Israeli officials say the last preparations have been made for a prisoner swap in which hundreds of Palestinians are to be traded for an Israeli soldier held in Gaza for more than five years.
Officials on Thursday announced that the month-long occupation by Wall Street protesters of a park that spawned similar gatherings across the nation will have to clear out for a cleanup, a move that protesters say … Read more