Barack Obama tells US to embrace time of `extraordinary change`

Barack Obama tells US to embrace time of `extraordinary change`

President Barack Obama on Tuesday will tell Americans nervous about terror and the changing economy that they should not fear the future, in a farewell State of the Union address designed to draw sharp contrast with Republicans.

US working to recover 10 US sailors from Iran

US officials were scrambling to recover US Navy personnel who lost radio contact and were apprehended after straying into Iranian waters. Senior US officials said yesterday they had received assurances from Tehran that the crews -- take to Farsi island -- would be allowed to sail onwards come first light.

Ten sailors aboard US Navy boats missing in Gulf: US official

Ten sailors are on board two US Navy patrol boats that went missing in the Gulf, apparently after straying into Iranian waters, a US defense official has said.

Reasons for firing off Dubai coast to be known after probe: US

Regretting the killing of an Indian fisherman allegedly by US Navy personnel off the Dubai coast earlier this month, the United States on Monday said two parallel investigations have been ordered into the incident.