How to Buy Stock in Facebook, Twitter Before They Go Public

Company buys up stock options secretly from employees of hot privately held Web companies.

Lynndie England Still Haunted by Abu Ghraib Scandal

More than two years since leaving her prison cell, the woman who became the grinning face of the Abu Ghraib prisoner abuse scandal says she's tried to find a job, but no one will hire her.

Study: Surprising Number of Teens Expect to Die Young

A surprising number of teenagers — nearly 15 percent — think they're going to die young, leading many to drug use, suicide attempts and other unsafe behavior, new research suggests.

Honduras Torn After President Ousted by Military

Honduras is now torn between two presidents: one legally recognized by world bodies after he was deposed and forced from the country by his own soldiers, and another supported by the Central American nation's congress, courts and military.

Argentine Dynasty Suffers Stunning Election Loss

Argentina's first couple suffered a stunning setback in an election seen as a referendum on their political dynasty, losing control of both houses of Congress.

Russia Holds Major War Games in Caucasus

Thousands of troops, backed by hundreds of tanks, artillery and other heavy weaponry, began rumbling through the North Caucasus on Monday, as Russia began its largest military exercises since last year's war with Georgia.

Did Rough Plane Landing Cause Mays' Death?

U.S. Airways confirmed that Mays was among the passengers on a flight that made a rough landing on Saturday afternoon at Tampa International Airport, leaving debris on the runway after apparently blowing its front tires.

N. Korea: U.S. Plotting 'Pre-Emptive Nuclear War'

North Korea criticized the U.S. on Monday for positioning missile defense systems around Hawaii, calling the deployment part of a plot to attack the regime and saying it would bolster its nuclear arsenal in retaliation.

Iran Officials Declare Ahmadinejad Victorious

Iran's top legislative body confirmed that President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad won the disputed presidential election after conducting a partial recount of votes Monday.