Al Qaeda No. 2: U.S. a Grave Threat to Pakistan

Al Qaeda's No. 2 leader warned the Pakistani people in a new audio message that the U.S. interference in their country's affairs poses a grave danger to Pakistan's future and very existence.

N. Korea's Kim Jong Il Appears OK in New Photos

North Korea released new photographs of Kim Jong Il touring a factory following reports earlier this week that the 67-year-old leader has pancreatic cancer and fewer than five years to live.

American League All-Star Streak Extends With 4-3 Win

Carl Crawford's glove and a dominant bullpen helped save the AL's streak.

Debbie Rowe Denies 'Selling' Kids to Jackson's Mom

Michael Jackson's ex-wife Debbie Rowe said "Hell no" when discussing whether she wanted custody of her two kids, according to a series of bombshell e-mails made public this afternoon.

Air Force Sergeant 1 of 7 Charged in Murder of Fla. Parents

Three more suspects were arrested Tuesday in the home-invasion murders of a wealthy Florida Panhandle couple known for adopting special needs children, including a local martial arts instructor, the sheriff said.

Prosecutors Say Evangelist Had 8-Year-Old Bride

Lawyers for evangelist Tony Alamo, who is accused of taking five underage girls across state lines for sex, asked potential jurors Tuesday whether they go to church and whether they have any children.

Critics Want to Flush Bathroom Bill

Transgender rights bill in Mass. would lead to breakdown in privacy in restrooms, locker rooms, critics say • Gay Clergy Eligible for All Episcopal Ministry