Bomber Outside Pakistan Bank Kills at Least 30

A homicide bomber killed 30 people outside a bank near Pakistan's capital Monday, while the U.N. said spreading violence in the country had forced it to suspend long-term development work in the northwest regions along the Afghan border.

Bagram in Afghanistan Turning Into 'Boom Town'

Seen from a tiny village on a recent moonless night, the sprawling U.S. base three miles to the north looks more like a medium-size city than a military facility in a war zone.

Iran Calls for Panel to Review Nuclear Deal

Foreign Minister Manouchehr Mottaki says Iran conveyed its stand to the International Atomic Energy Agency two days ago.

4 Shot to Death in North Carolina TV Store

Four men were killed in a shooting at a northwestern North Carolina television store on Sunday, and authorities said they were looking for a suspect who might be armed with an assault rifle.

Mexico Reaches Record of 100 Extraditions to U.S.

The milestone underscored the long distance the two countries have come since the 1990s, when Mexico was so loath to send fugitives north of the border that U.S.-paid bounty hunters kidnapped a suspect in Mexico and took him back themselves.

Democrats Scramble toPrevent Republican Wins

Obama and his Democratic allies pulled out the stops in a bid to prevent Republicans from sweeping major elections

Former GOP CandidateThrows Support to N.Y. Dem

Republican Scozzafava puts New York congressional race in turmoil by endorsing Democrat Owens, one day after dropping out of race

Obama in All-Out Push toSave New Jersey's Corzine

President makes a last-minute appearance for governor in race that may foreshadow next year's elections | VIDEO