Kenya president says siege is over

According to the president of Kenya, the attackers who have held off Kenyan security forces at a shopping mall in Nairobi since Saturday have now been defeated…

Miss America is first winner of Indian heritage

The Miss America pageant has crowned its first winner of Indian heritage….

Tourists, residents flee huge fire near Yosemite

A Northern California wildfire grew overnight to more than three times the size of the city of San Francisco as it spread inside the border of Yosemite National Park…

Photo: Taiwan’s President visits New York

Taiwan’s President Ma Ying-jeou has arrived in New York on a transit stop en route to a diplomatic tour in Paraguay…

Photo Gallery: Powerball winner claims jackpot

Paul White from Minneapolis suburb has come forward to claim one-third of a $448 million Powerball jackpot…

Photo Gallery: Inside Ariel Castro’s house

Ariel Castro, the man convicted of holding three women captive in his house for over a decade and raping them repeatedly…

Photo Gallery: Italy bus crash kills 38

38 people were killed when a tour bus careened into a string of cars –then plunged off a highway bridge in Italy…

Photo Gallery: William, Kate, show off royal baby boy

A beaming Prince William and his wife, Kate, emerged from a London hospital on Tuesday with their newborn baby boy…

Photo Gallery: Gansu earthquake

A strong earthquake near the city of Dingxi in Gansu province knocked down power lines and damaged scores of homes…

Photo Gallery: Zimmerman acquittal stirs protest in US cities

Protesters took the streets in various US cities on Sunday, as outrage over the acquittal of George Zimmerman…