ROME (AP) — Italy’s highest criminal court on Wednesday defended its decision to move up former Premier Silvio Berlusconi’s tax fraud appeal to the front of the line, saying it had to move quickly to schedule the case
OCEAN ISLE BEACH, N.C. (AP) — More than 20 people were taken to hospitals after a second-story deck on a condominium in North Carolina collapsed onto a patio below.
Brunswick County emergency officials say the deck collapsed around
PARIS (AP) — Fire has partially destroyed a landmark mansion on Paris’ Ile Saint Louis that once belonged to the Rothschild dynasty.
The Hotel Lambert, a 17th century mansion overlooking the Seine river, suffered “serious damage” in a
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — The Navy will attempt to land a drone the size of a fighter jet aboard an aircraft carrier for the first time Wednesday, showcasing the military’s capability to have a computer program perform one
TOKYO (AP) — Japan’s nuclear watchdog says the crippled Fukushima plant is likely leaking contaminated water into sea, a problem long suspected by experts.
Watchdog commissioners instructed operator Tokyo Electric Power Co. on Wednesday to find where the
BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union has outlined another key part of its plan to deal with the economic and financial crisis by proposing a blueprint for a centralized system to deal with failing banks.
Jose Manuel Barroso,
LONDON (AP) — Elton John says he is grateful to be alive after learning he had been playing European tour dates while suffering from undiagnosed appendicitis.
The 66-year-old musician is quoted in The Sun newspaper Wednesday as saying
BEIRUT (AP) — Many devout Muslims in the Middle East have started observing the dawn-to-dusk fast for the month of Ramadan even as the region is rocked by Egypt’s turmoil and the relentless civil war in Syria.
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Tropical Storm Chantal roared south of Puerto Rico early Wednesday on a path that will see it pass over the Dominican Republic and Haiti, where authorities warned of possible landslides and heavy
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel has confirmed that a Gaza man who disappeared in Egypt last month is being detained for “security crimes.”
An Israeli court partially lifted a gag order on the case Wednesday, identifying the man as