North Korea Calls Latest UN Sanctions 'An Act Of War'Nikki Haley, the US ambassador to the UN, said the new sanctions will strangle North Korea's energy supplies and tighten restrictions on smuggling.
Report: At Least 61 Dead, 300 Injured In Iran From Earthquake In Neighboring IraqCiting the head of Iran's Emergency Services, Fars News says at least 300 people are injured in Iran following the quake.
Kabul Explosion: Blast Kills 80 Near Diplomatic Area In AfghanistanA suicide bomb attack hit near the German Embassy in Kabul during rush hour Wednesday morning, killing 80 people close to a highly secure diplomatic area, Afghan officials said.
Manuel Noriega, Former Dictator Of Panama, Dead At 83Noriega, 83, had undergone surgery in a Panama City hospital on March 7 to remove a benign brain tumor.
Osama Bin Laden DeadPresident Barack Obama confirmed the death of Osama bin Laden, the mastermind behind the September 11th attacks, in an address to the world late Sunday night.