10/01/2013 9:54amMaldives says its Supreme Court is expected to rule in the coming days on a petition that has held up a second round of voting in its contentious presidential election.
10/01/2013 11:17amThe Internal Revenue Service says you must pay your taxes during the government shutdown. But don't expect any refunds.
10/01/2013 12:07pmMany of former Italian Premier Silvio Berlusconi's fellow lawmakers have begun deserting him in his bid to bring down the government as fallout over his tax-fraud conviction _ a rare rebuke to his authority that could save the fragile ruling coalition and its efforts to revive the country's economy.
10/01/2013 12:11pmTorture is widespread in Libyan jails run by militias that toppled Moammar Gadhafi's regime in 2011, according to a United Nations report released Tuesday.
10/01/2013 6:26pmIsraeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu played the spoiler Tuesday to Iran's attempts to ease relations with the West, calling the Iranian leader "a wolf in sheep's clothing" and declaring that Israel will do whatever it takes to prevent Tehran from developing nuclear weapons, even if it has to stand alone.
10/01/2013 7:34pmU.S. commanders at a base in Afghanistan where two Marines were killed in a surprise insurgent attack last year had no explicit warning but intelligence officers there had "consistent indicators" of Taliban interest in attacking, according to an investigation report released Tuesday.
10/01/2013 7:45pmCalifornia Gov. Jerry Brown on Tuesday signed a bill outlawing so-called revenge porn and levying possible jail time for people who post naked photos of their exes after bitter breakups.