More Than 30 Suspected Militants Killed in Pakistan

Military jets and artillery pounded suspected militant hide-outs in two towns in Pakistan's northwest on Sunday, killing 27 fighters, officials said. Elsewhere in the volatile region, a citizens' militia killed seven suspected militants.

Long-Lost Children Rarely Turn Up

Past cases show that it's rare for someone purporting to be a long-lost child to suddenly come forward, and rarer still that he or she ultimately proves to be the person who vanished.

Mexico Deploys 1,500 Extra Troops to Fight Drug Violence

Mexico has deployed 1,500 more troops to the northern border city of Ciudad Juarez, where homicides related to the drug trade have surged in recent weeks.

Israeli PM: Iran 'Unmasked'

Benjamin Netanyahu says Iran's repressive nature is now exposed by turmoil over country's disputed election• 17 Killed in Violence Between Protesters, Police

Bullock's 'Proposal' Woos Date Crowds With $34.1M

Sandra Bullock and Ryan Reynolds' romantic comedy 'The Proposal' took in $34.1 million to open as the weekend's No. 1 movie.

Woman on Most Wanted List Arrested in California

Lisa Monica Gonzalez was wanted for two counts of conspiracy to commit murder in Oklahoma in 2003 and for conspiracy with intention to distribute methamphetamines.

Blogger Faces Charge of Inciting Violence Against Lawmakers

A New Jersey blogger is due in a Connecticut courtroom to face a charge of inciting violence against state lawmakers.

'Death Blow' to Dem Health Plan?

Cost estimates for health care overhaul are putting Democrats in the hot seat over public plan option

Judge to Consider Sentencing Ex-NBA Star

A hearing is set for Monday on prosecutors' request for a sentencing given Jayson Williams' recent erratic behavior, including an assault arrest in North Carolina.

McGregor: 'Angels' No Challenge to Catholic Faith

Actor Ewan McGregor says the Vatican's criticism of the religious thriller "Angels & Demons" was muted compared to the previous Robert Langdon adventure "The Da Vinci Code" because the newer film doesn't challenge the Catholic faith.