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Iranian diplomat kidnapped in Yemen is freed

TEHRAN, Iran -- An Iranian diplomat kidnapped and held in Yemen for almost 20 months has been freed and arrived Thursday back in Tehran, officials said.

Iranian authorities credited an "intelligence operation" for the liberation of the diplomat, ...

States look to reduce ranks of uninsured drivers

WASHINGTON -- In 49 states and the District of Columbia, it's against the law to drive without car insurance. Nevertheless, more than 12 percent of all U.S. drivers are uninsured.

In 2012, the most recent year for which statistics are available, ...

US ginseng has a loyal clientele

LOS ANGELES -- One of the most popular holiday gifts in China is ginseng, stamped with an unusual guarantee: 100 percent American.

Few consumers are more faithful to American products than Chinese users of ginseng: the U.S. exported $77.3 million...