Tag Archives: Europe
Here’s the latest news for Tuesday, November 5: NJ Mall gunman dead; Virginia, New Jersey electing governors; Armed men in Denver middle school; Russia readies Olympic torch space flight.
Helicopters airlifted injured people to the Italian island of Lampedusa after a boat overloaded with migrants capsized as it traveled from Africa to Europe. At least 27 people drowned, while more than 200 people were rescued, officials said.
A robot dubbed ‘The Incredible Bionic Man’ is making its American debut. Built in the U.K., the 6’5 cyborg uses artificial body parts designed by scientists from around the world. AP was there for its reassembly in New York. (Oct. …
Before the Berlin Wall fell in 1989, East Germany jailed thousands for crimes against the state, including distributing banned books. We introduce you to one former prisoner and how he exacted some small revenge years later.
Rocker to stand trial on charge of hiring hitman; Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth call off engagement; Lily Collins is the most dangerous celebrity search. (Sept 17)
Secretary of State John Kerry, speaking in London, said he appreciates the feelings of people who say the US should keep its hands off Syria. However, Kerry said the same people should tell dictators to keep their hands off chemical …
Men at the forefront of the geopolitical standoff over Syria’s civil war will be in the same room for meetings Thursday and Friday in St. Petersburg, Russia, including President Barack Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin. (Sept. 5)
Sharni Vinson talks about how she loves fighting back and playing the female hero for her latest role in horror film ‘You’re Next’.
Two big-name Argentines met at the Vatican: Pope Francis and Barcelona football star Lionel Messi. The pope spoke to members of the Italian and Argentine teams encouraging the group to be role models. (Aug. 13)
National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden has determined where he will live in Russia, but is still figuring out what he will do during his stay, his Russian lawyer said Friday. (Aug. 2)