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Iran says oil could reach $120 to $150 per barrel

The head of Iran's state oil company said Sunday that the price…

Iraq officials: Baghdad bomb blast kills 1

A roadside bomb targeting a police patrol in southeastern Baghdad killed one…

Israel to clear thousands of mines in desert

Israel's defense ministry says it will soon begin clearing thousands of mines…

Jordan's king receives Hamas leader

A high-profile visit to Jordan by the leader of Hamas has revived…

Kenya police arrest imam over weapons cache

Kenyan police say they have arrested an imam after they found a…

Police open fire at Bangladesh protesters, 3 dead

News reports say police have opened fire and used batons on crowds…

Seahawks' Robinson says farewell to Paterno

Despite making his first trip to Hawaii, it's been a bittersweet and…

UN nuclear inspection gets under way in Iran

Iran's foreign minister expressed optimism Sunday that a visit by U.N. inspectors…

'Silverware Bandit' sentenced to 210 years to life

Los Angeles County prosecutors say the so-called "Silverware Bandit" has been sentenced…

2 found slain, 1 found fatally shot in Oakland

Oakland police say two people were found slain and another fatally shot…

49er Aldon Smith faces DUI charge in Florida

San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith was charged Saturday with driving under…

Abu-Jamal moved into general prison population

Former death row inmate Mumia Abu-Jamal has been moved into the general…

Afghanistan's Karzai in UK for talks with Cameron

Afghan President Hamid Karzai is in Britain for talks with Prime Minister…

Age-related illness catching up with death row

Randy Haight wakes every morning to sore hands and a creaking body.…

Blood found at home where Maine tot was last seen

Investigators have been analyzing blood found in the basement of a Maine…

British police arrest 5 in tabloid bribery probe

The criminal investigation into British tabloid skullduggery turned full force on a…

Can NATO force weather France's faster exit?

France's call for a speedier NATO exit from Afghanistan reflects the depth…

Celebrity pot busts put tiny Texas county on map

Nestled among the few remaining businesses that dot a rundown highway in…

Contractor charged with wage theft, other charges

A painting contractor who had a number of contracts to work on…

Crews clear rocks, reopen busy Yosemite highway

A busy highway in Yosemite National Park is set to reopen, less…