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Russians announce troop withdrawal has begun

Posted: 08/18/2008 - Russia says its military has begun to withdraw from the conflict-zone in Georgia, but officials haven't said exactly where troops and tanks will continue to operate under the cease-fire that's ended days of fighting in Georgia.

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Georgia signs cease-fire; US voices support

Posted: 08/15/2008 - Georgian President Mikhail Saakashvili says he has signed a cease-fire agreement with Russia. But he did not appear enthusiastic about it. He says it protects the former Soviet republic's interests despite concessions to Moscow.

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Australians: 3 Chinese critically injured in crash

Posted: 08/13/2008 - Three Chinese were critically injured in an accident involving a bus from the athletes' village and a van on the way to the Olympic rowing park, according to the Australian Olympic Committee.

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Terror probe opened on alleged Air China threat

Posted: 08/12/2008 - A French judicial official says an anti-terrorism unit is investigating an unsigned letter received by Air China's Paris headquarters threatening reprisals if China does not free jailed Muslims.

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Spanish police make big drug bust

Posted: 08/12/2008 - Spanish authorities are reporting another big drug bust.

Acting on a tip from U.S. authorities, Spanish police say they've seized 1.4 tons of cocaine and arrested eight South American suspects. Six of them are Colombian and the other two are from Venezuela.

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Green Beret: Team leader shot, mutilated man

Posted: 08/12/2008 - A Green Beret says his team leader shot an Afghan man in the chest and later cut off his ear after discovering the man's cell phone had a photo of a weapon.

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US imposes sanctions on 5 Iranian companies

Posted: 08/12/2008 - The Bush administration has imposed economic sanctions on five Iranian companies that it has accused of helping the country pursue its ambitions to develop a nuclear weapon.

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US: Big powers urge Russia to accept truce

Posted: 08/11/2008 - A State Department spokesman says the U.S. wants "to see the Russians stand down" from its conflict with the former Soviet republic of Georgia.

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