World News

Italy quake rocks resort island of Ischia, at least 1 dead

Aug 22, 2017

An earthquake has rattled the Italian resort island of Ischia at the peak of tourist season, killing at least one person and trapping a half dozen others, including children, under collapsed homes

Cultures

Trump remarks could sidetrack Democrats from other issues

Aug 19, 2017

Responding to Trump's remarks about white supremacist violence could sidetrack Democrats from issues important to a wider range of voters in 2018 midterm elections

Dems risk culture war fight in Charlottesville response

Aug 19, 2017

President Donald Trump's widely criticized response to white supremacist violence in Virginia has left Democrats in a quandary: how to seize the moral high ground without getting sucked into a politically perilous culture-war debate

Kabul catwalk: Afghan models show off traditional clothing

Aug 17, 2017

Amid tight security, Afghan models promote traditional clothing of country's ethnic groups in rare Kabul fashion show

People from across Europe protest logging in Polish forest

Aug 13, 2017

Hundreds of people have gathered in an ancient forest in Poland to protest the widespread logging the government has ordered there

Beautiful Bruges: Old-world Europe in the present

Aug 9, 2017

Walking through central Bruges is like a romantic journey into the past while still in the present

Wrecks, sunken treasures lie under Albania's coastal waters

Aug 2, 2017

On the seabed off the rugged shores of Albania, one of the world's least explored underwater coastlines, lies a wealth of treasures. The country is examining how best to protect them while opening them up to visitors

Travel

Italy quake rocks resort island of Ischia, at least 1 dead

Aug 22, 2017

An earthquake has rattled the Italian resort island of Ischia at the peak of tourist season, killing at least one person and trapping a half dozen others, including children, under collapsed homes

Attack victims came from around world to celebrate Barcelona

Aug 21, 2017

The victims of the vehicle attacks in Barcelona and a nearby resort town came from around the world and across generations

Stone Mountain another (huge) test for Confederate symbols

Aug 21, 2017

Stone Mountain, like a Mount Rushmore of the Confederacy, poses another (huge) test for Confederate symbols

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