National News + World News

Teacher Apologizes for Mock Wedding to Student

A fourth-grade teacher in Falmouth, Maine, has apologized for playing the groom in a mock wedding to a student.

Obama Tries Pressing 'Reset'

President, working to drastically reshape U.S. relations with a skeptical Russia, says the two countries are not 'destined to be antagonists' after praising Putin

World's Oldest Christian Bible Digitized

Surviving pages of the world's oldest Christian Bible reunited — digitally.

Running of the Bulls Kicks Off in Pamplona, 4 Hurt

Thrill-seekers sprinted through Pamplona in a swift and relatively clean start to the running of the bulls.

Ousted Honduran Leader to Meet With Clinton

A day after failing to land in Honduras to confront the interim government that ousted him in a coup, Zelaya boarded a plane bound for Washington, where U.S.

Sanford Censured for Absence, Affair

Republicans formally reprimand South Carolina governor for secret trip last month to Argentina to meet his mistress

Elizabeth Taylor Will Not Attend Jackson Memorial

Elizabeth Taylor ended days of rampant speculation with the announcement that she would not attend the public memorial service for her longtime friend and confidant Michael Jackson.

China Arrests 1,434 After Deadly Xinjiang Riots

Police have arrested 1,434 suspects in connection with the worst ethnic violence in decades in China's western Xinjiang region, which killed at least 156 people, state media reported Tuesday.