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Trucker Who Made Wrong Turn Freed From Mexican Prison

Trucker Who Made Wrong Turn Freed From Mexican PrisonABC News(EL PASO, Texas) -- A Dallas truck driver is enjoying his first weekend of freedom in seven months after what his employer said was an “honest mistake” landed him in a Mexican prison.Jabin Bogan was transporting a load of ammunition...

Hector "Macho" Camacho Dies After Shooting

Hector "Macho" Camacho Dies After ShootingiStockphoto/Thinkstock(SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico) -- Four days after being shot in the face, former boxer Hector "Macho" Camacho has passed away. Camacho, who was 50, had been in coma since Tuesday, when he was shot in a parking lot outside Azuquita establ...

US Clarifies Stance on Israel/Hamas Conflict, Egypt’s Role

US Clarifies Stance on Israel/Hamas Conflict, Egypt’s RoleMASSOUD HOSSAINI/AFP/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- State Department spokesperson Victoria Nuland reiterated at Friday’s briefing the United States' position that Israel has the right to defend itself, but that the U.S. also wants to see an end to M...

Belize Murder: Police Say Tech Millionaire’s Flight After Slaying ‘Raises Questions’

Belize Murder: Police Say Tech Millionaire’s Flight After Slaying ‘Raises Questions’John McAfee/Facebook(AMBERGRIS CAYE, Belize) -- Police in the Caribbean country of Belize are now engaged in a full-scale search for John McAfee, the eccentric software magnate who is considering a "person of interest" in the Sunday slaying of his neig...

Iran Confirms Firing at US Drone

Iran Confirms Firing at US DroneErik Simonsen/Getty(TEHRAN, Iran) -- Iran has confirmed that it used warplanes to fire at a U.S. drone over a week ago. Iranian Defense Minister Ahmad Vahidi said Friday that the country's armed forces took "smart and firm" action when an unidentified ...

Iranian Fighter Jets Fire on US Predator Drone

Iranian Fighter Jets Fire on US Predator DroneFile photo. U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Julianne Showalter(WASHINGTON) -- The Pentagon disclosed Thursday that an unarmed U.S. military Predator surveillance drone was fired at by Iranian military jets last week in international airspace over t...

Kenyan Village Cheers Obama Victory as ‘More Meaningful’ Than the First

Kenyan Village Cheers Obama Victory as ‘More Meaningful’ Than the FirstTONY KARUMBA/AFP/Getty Images(KOGELO, Kenya) – Toward the end of an all-night election dance party in this rural village that claims President Barack Obama as a “son of the land,” an exhausted crowd sat shivering under shawls and blan...

Russia Takes Swipe at US Democracy Ahead of Election

Russia Takes Swipe at US Democracy Ahead of ElectioniStockphoto/Thinkstock(MOSCOW) -- Moscow’s Foreign Ministry took a shot at American democracy on Wednesday.“The #US lectures the world on democracy and human rights, but looks only to its own laws when flaws in its voting system are pointed...

Russia Takes Swipe at US Democracy Ahead of Election

Russia Takes Swipe at US Democracy Ahead of ElectioniStockphoto/Thinkstock(MOSCOW) -- Moscow’s Foreign Ministry took a shot at American democracy on Wednesday.“The #US lectures the world on democracy and human rights, but looks only to its own laws when flaws in its voting system are pointed...

Americans Slip From Minnesota to Somali Terror Group, FBI Says

Americans Slip From Minnesota to Somali Terror Group, FBI SaysFile photo. SAID KHATIB/AFP/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- Young American men continue to slip through a terrorist recruiting pipeline from the homeland to join the ranks of jihadists half a world away in East Africa, with two going as recently as three ...

Americans Slip From Minnesota to Somali Terror Group, FBI Says

Americans Slip From Minnesota to Somali Terror Group, FBI SaysFile photo. SAID KHATIB/AFP/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- Young American men continue to slip through a terrorist recruiting pipeline from the homeland to join the ranks of jihadists half a world away in East Africa, with two going as recently as three ...

Russia Calls for Greater Access to Its Children Adopted into US Families

Russia Calls for Greater Access to Its Children Adopted into US FamiliesMAXIM MARMUR/AFP/Getty Images(MOSCOW) -- Russian authorities have reiterated their demand for full access to Russian children adopted by American families.  They cite authority to do so enshrined in a new adoption agreement with the United States,...

Russia Calls for Greater Access to Its Children Adopted into US Families

Russia Calls for Greater Access to Its Children Adopted into US FamiliesMAXIM MARMUR/AFP/Getty Images(MOSCOW) -- Russian authorities have reiterated their demand for full access to Russian children adopted by American families.  They cite authority to do so enshrined in a new adoption agreement with the United States,...

Could Election Day Be Postponed After Superstorm?

Could Election Day Be Postponed After Superstorm?iStockphoto/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- Superstorm Sandy has given rise to suspensions in campaigning by both President Obama and GOP contender Mitt Romney, but could it actually delay Election Day?In theory, yes, but in all likelihood, no.The Constituti...

Bill and Hillary Clinton Share Romantic Moment in Haiti

Bill and Hillary Clinton Share Romantic Moment in HaitiMario Tama/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- As President Obama and Mitt Romney faced off in their final debate about foreign policy, two of America’s most experienced global politicians, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and her husband former Presiden...

Drug Lord’s Pregnant Daughter Caught Sneaking into US, Feds Say

Drug Lord’s Pregnant Daughter Caught Sneaking into US, Feds SayFacebook(SAN DIEGO) -- The pregnant daughter of Mexico's most famous and elusive drug lord has been caught trying to use false papers to sneak into the U.S. and give birth, say officials.Alejandrina Gisselle Guzman Salazar, 31, was arrested on Friday a...

Two Sailors Arrested for Alleged Rape in Okinawa

Two Sailors Arrested for Alleged Rape in OkinawaStockbyte/Thinkstock(OKINAWA, Japan) -- Two U.S. Navy sailors have been arrested in Okinawa for the alleged rape of a local woman.  The arrests come at a  rocky time for the U.S. military presence on Okinawa, which is home to half of the 50,0...

Cubans Will Be Able to Leave Island Without Permit Next Year

Cubans Will Be Able to Leave Island Without Permit Next YeariStockphoto/Thinkstock(HAVANA) -- Cuba will no longer ask its citizens to secure exit permits when they want to travel outside the Communist island.The state-run newspaper Granma, reported on Tuesday that this change in regulations is part of a broader...

Guantanamo Court Chaos Replaced by Order

Guantanamo Court Chaos Replaced by OrderComstock/Thinkstock(GUANTANAMO BAY, Cuba) -- Khalid Sheikh Mohammed and four other defendants charged in the 9/11 terror attacks were back before a military judge in Guantanamo Monday, and the proceedings bore little resemblance to their last, chaotic ...

Bullied Canadian Teen Leaves Behind YouTube Video

Bullied Canadian Teen Leaves Behind YouTube VideoABC News(NEW YORK) -- A Canadian teenager posted a heartbreaking video on YouTube chronicling years of bullying in school and online, detailing her cutting and humiliation up until she died this week. Amanda Todd, 15, posted the video called "My story:...
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