Battle to Get Son Back From Brazil 'Taking Toll' on Boy

An American father who has been trying for five years to get custody of his son in Brazil has returned to the U.S., without his son.

31 Children Killed in Mexico Day Care Fire

A fast-moving fire killed 31 children in a day care center in northern Mexico despite desperate attempts of firefighters who punched through the walls and fought their way through flames to rescue babies, toddlers and others trapped inside.

Air France Didn't Switch Flight 447's Speed Instruments

Air France had not acted on a recommendation to change airspeed-detecting instruments on Flight 447 before the plane crashed in turbulent weather, the French agency investigating the disaster said Saturday.

James Franco Backs Out of UCLA Grad Speech

Actor James Franco says he has dropped a plan to give a commencement speech at the University of California, Los Angeles, a move that may have been prompted by pressure from students.

James Franco Backs Out of UCLA Grad Speech

Actor James Franco says he has dropped a plan to give a commencement speech at the University of California, Los Angeles, a move that may have been prompted by pressure from students.

Insurgents Increasingly Use Teenagers in Iraq Attacks

Insurgents are increasingly using teenagers to stage attacks against American and Iraqi security forces, the U.S. military said Saturday.

Insurgents Increasingly Use Teenagers in Iraq Attacks

Insurgents are increasingly using teenagers to stage attacks against American and Iraqi security forces, the U.S. military said Saturday.

Mother of Victim Takes Stand in Amanda Knox Trial

The mother of Meredith Kercher, a British student killed while studying abroad in Italy in 2007, took the stand in Perugia, Italy, on Saturday at the trial of an American student and her Italian boyfriend who are charged with murder and sexual violen

Probe: Flight 447 Autopilot Not on Before Crash

Signals sent by Air France Flight 447 before it disappeared show its autopilot was not on, the head of the French agency leading the investigation into the crash of 447 said Saturday.

Gitmo Guilty Pleas Mulled

Plan under consideration by Obama would reportedly permit Gitmo detainees to plead guilty without a full trial