Some in northeast Nigerian form vigilante groups
Obama to ask Congress for cash for roads, bridges
IOC creates $300K fund to help Ukraine athletes
Mondrian painting could fetch $30M at auction
List of fatal mine disasters in recent years
Man who crashed truck into Md. TV station arrested
Ukraine set to launch dialogue under OSCE plan
Pentagon OKs Manning transfer for gender treatment
Ogwumike sisters affected by Nigerian kidnappings
World's Fairs still exist, but just two cities bid to host the 2017 Expo. In contrast, seven U.S. cities are vying for the 2024 Olympics, and the games just signed a $7.75 billion deal with NBC.
Minors can't buy cigarettes in the U.S., but they can farm tobacco. A new Human Rights Watch report says the practice is hazardous; cigarette makers say there are some safe roles for kids on farms.
A Cleveland catalog company says jumps in insurance costs may force it to stop offering a group health plan to its 700 workers. But first, the firm is pushing for healthier habits among employees.
China's fast-growing armed forces face increased scrutiny over how they are spending what is now the world's second-largest military budget.
In a city notorious for its murder rate, more than 90 percent of victims are black. To help break the cycle, police are testing a new approach: trying to win the hearts and minds of middle-schoolers.
Cannes to kick off with Kidman, 'Grace of Monaco'
Sony sinks to $1.3B quarterly loss on PC expenses
Funny Or Die, a site founded by comedians including Will Ferrell, is finding ways to channel the loose comedy of the Internet into projects both online and on television.