COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — A human rights group has accused Sri Lanka’s government of failing to make real progress in punishing those responsible for the execution-style slaying of 17 workers for a French aid agency seven years
STOCKHOLM (AP) — Convicted mass killer Anders Behring Breivik has applied for admission to the University of Oslo, testing the limits of Norway’s commitment to rehabilitate criminals rather than punish them.
The right-wing extremist, who killed 77 people
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Vince Gill, country music’s modern ambassador, and Paul Franklin, Nashville’s most sought after steel guitar player, are bringing the twang back to country with a new collection of songs from the Bakersfield era.
MOSCOW (AP) — Russia will enforce a new law cracking down on gay rights activism when it hosts international athletes and fans during the 2014 Olympics in Sochi, the country’s sports minister said Thursday, appearing to contradict assurances
CAIRO (AP) — An influential ultraconservative Egyptian cleric has warned that using violence to break up sit-in protests by supporters of the ousted president will lead to more bloodshed.
The emotional address by a tearful Mohammed Haasan comes
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — The European Central Bank and its president, Mario Draghi, have played a key role in fighting the government debt crisis afflicting the 17 European Union member countries that use the euro.
The ECB is
BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian opposition group: At least 22 killed in weapons depot blasts in Homs.
CAIRO (AP) — Influential Egyptian cleric warns violence against protest camps will lead to more bloodshed.
STOCKHOLM (AP) — After several delays, Swedish budget fashion chain Hennes & Mauritz AB says it has launched its online sales operations in the United States.
H&M opened its U.S. online store Thursday, saying it will sell everything
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Opponents of the newly enacted Minnesota law allowing gay marriage say they’re putting their focus on the 2014 election… More »