May 20, 2013 - 19:48 AMT
One ascending balloon was torn open as it hit the basket of another, and then plunged to Earth, witnesses said.
May 20, 2013 - 19:41 AMT
Russia completed a $20-million upgrade last year for Peru's Russian-built Mi-25 attack helicopters.
May 20, 2013 - 19:35 AMT
Police initially described the incident as a robbery but later said the assailant appeared to have known his victims.
May 20, 2013 - 18:25 AMT
Earlier, at least five Azerbaijan soldiers were killed and six seriously injured when their vehicle rammed into a tree and overturned.
May 20, 2013 - 16:57 AMT
Government prosecutors have accused Musharraf of being involved in the gun and suicide attack that killed Bhutto in 2007.
May 20, 2013 - 15:19 AMT
A magnitude 6.8 earthquake struck off the coast of Chile at a depth of 6.2 miles, the U.S. Geological Survey said.
May 20, 2013 - 14:42 AMT
"He was dressed in the uniform of the Afghan national police," provincial police spokesman Jawid Basharat said of the bomber.
May 20, 2013 - 14:30 AMT
Gen. Ahmad Vahidi said the new system, dubbed Herz-9 or Talisman-9 in Farsi, is capable of operating at night.
May 20, 2013 - 14:10 AMT
The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said 48 rebels had been killed, as well as four civilians, three of them women.
May 20, 2013 - 13:55 AMT
The experts will fly over Russia on May 20-24 on board an Italian Lockheed Martin C-130J Super Hercules aircraft.
May 20, 2013 - 11:38 AMT
Earlier, at least 10 people were killed in two car bomb explosions in the predominantly Shi'ite southern city of Basra.
May 20, 2013 - 10:53 AMT
Iranian authorities had also banned Google’s email service for a week last year but reopened access after complaints from officials.
May 20, 2013 - 10:41 AMT
The visit's program will start when the Council of Europe chief meets with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov in Sochi.
May 20, 2013 - 10:33 AMT
“We are going to remain open to normalizing relations with the United States,” Foreign Minister Elias Jaua said.
May 20, 2013 - 10:11 AMT
The abductions have prompted angry police to shut down border crossings with Gaza and Israel until the hostages are released.
May 20, 2013 - 09:26 AMT
Seven policemen were killed when militants attacked checkpoints and patrols near the town of Haditha, 190 km northwest of Baghdad.