VENICE, Italy (AP) — A piece of family history led German director Rick Ostermann to revisit some long-forgotten victims of the chaos immediately following World War II: German children, who lost their parents, struggling to survive in formerly
LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — A splinter group has been formed within Nigeria’s ruling party by a former presidential candidate and seven governors who want more action against poverty and crime, one of the governors said Monday, in the
MOSCOW (AP) — The Russian news agency Interfax says President Vladimir Putin hopes to send a delegation of lawmakers to the U.S. to discuss the situation in Syria with members of Congress.
Russian legislators Valentina Matvienko and Sergei
VATICAN CITY (AP) — The World Jewish Congress says the Vatican is getting involved in a divisive issue in Poland over its ban on the religious slaughter of animals, which has incensed Jews.
The group said Monday that
MOSCOW (AP) — President Vladimir Putin hopes to send a delegation of Russian lawmakers to the United States to discuss the situation in Syria with members of Congress, the Interfax news agency reported Monday.
Russian legislators Valentina Matvienko
NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. (AP) — He helped inspire the American Revolution, but Thomas Paine suffered a broad range of indignities afterward: Political cartoonists lampooned him, he was denied the right to vote and a coin was minted that
TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — A Tunisian court has convicted in absentia a pair of rappers for insulting the police and sentenced them to 21 months in prison for singing excerpts of an anti-police song at a concert, their
FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota State Fair officials say they set a single-day attendance record on Sunday after cooler weather finally swept in.… More »
NEW YORK (AP) — Despite some spectacular flops, Hollywood’s summer concluded with a record $4.7 billion in box-office revenue.
The summer movie season closed out on Labor Day weekend as the boy band concert film “One Direction: This
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Police in St. Paul say a man is dead and a 19-year-old man is in custody after an early… More »