The underground bishop of Shanghai, Joseph Fan Zhongliang, has died at age 97 following decades of imprisonment and house arrest, Catholic groups said Monday.
The self-described mastermind of the Sept. 11 attacks says a onetime Osama bin Laden spokesman who is on trial in New York had no role in planning military operations for al-Qaida.
"The people that are doing this are thinking outside the box. They're using something that wasn't designed to be used this way, and it seems to be working."— William Waldock, who teaches accident investigation at the Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Arizona, discussing the use of satellite data to try and locate missing Flight 370.
Gunmen killed a judge and his bodyguard in an attack Monday in Afghanistan's western Herat province, on the border with Iran, police said.
A 6.2-magnitude earthquake has shaken Chile's northern Pacific shore just hours after a stronger 6.7-magnitude quake hit the same region.
Hyundai Motor Co. said Monday it overstated the gas mileage of its revamped Sonata sedan in publicity material for the media.
El Salvador's Supreme Electoral Court has declared an ex-guerrilla from the country's civil war the president-elect after a tight, contested runoff.
Howard "Bo" Callaway Sr., a former Georgia congressman, Army secretary and one of the founders of Callaway Gardens, died Saturday. He was 86.
Sixty Mexican migrants were detained Sunday by U.S. authorities after they crossed into the United States from the border city of Tijuana as part of a protest against U.S. immigration policies.
A flight heading from Canada to Mexico with 181 passengers and six crew members aboard made an emergency medical landing Sunday in western Montana after encountering extreme turbulence that slightly injured two flight attendants.
At least 16 people were killed in stampedes for government jobs in Nigeria when hundreds of thousands were invited to apply for fewer than 5,000 positions, officials and activists said Sunday.