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NY nurse testifies about scuffle with RFK son

October 23, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

FILE – In a Thursday, April 12, 2012 file photo, Douglas Kennedy, right, son of the late Sen. Robert F. Kennedy, arrives early to a locked door at village court in Mount Kisco, N.Y. Kennedy is in court Monday, Oct. 22, 2012 in Mount Kisco, N.Y on charges of physical harassment and child endangerment for [&hellip...

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Cycling officials strip Armstrong of Tour titles

October 23, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

FILE – This July 28, 2002 file photo shows Lance Armstrong, center, waving from the podium as he holds the winner’s trophy, along with best sprinter Robbie McEwen, of Australia, right, and best climber Laurent Jalabert, of France, after the 20th...

Libyan turmoil persists year after Gadhafi death

October 20, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

FILE – In this Saturday, Aug. 13, 2011 file photo, Libya’s government spokesman Moussa Ibrahim speaks to the press at a hotel in Tripoli, Libya. Ibrahim was captured as he was trying to flee Bani Walid, according to the Libyan State News Agency,...

Lebanese on edge after car bomb linked to Syria

October 20, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

Women walk through a road block of burning garbage containers laid by Sunni protesters angry at the killing of Brig. Gen. Wissam al-Hassan in Beirut, Lebanon, Saturday, Oct. 20, 2012. Lebanese security officials say angry protesters have closed roads around...

Israeli naval vessels take control of Gaza boat

October 20, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

This photo released by the Israel Defense Forces, shows the Swedish-owned, Finnish-flagged boat, Estelle as it near the waters off the Gaza Strip Saturday Oct 20, 2012. Israeli naval vessels thwarted the advance of a pro-Palestinian boat attempting to reach...

Luxembourg royals tie knot in religious ceremony

October 20, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

Luxembourg’s Prince Guillaume and Countess Stephanie wave from the balcony of the Royal Palace after their wedding in Luxembourg, Saturday, Oct. 20, 2012. (AP Photo/Geert vanden Wijngaert) LUXEMBOURG (AP) — Under a canopy of soldiers’ drawn...

Diplomats: EU chiefs agree on bank supervisor

October 19, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso, center, looks at Director General of Business Europe Philippe de Buck during a media conference at an EU summit in Brussels on Thursday, Oct. 18, 2012. European leaders are gathering again in Brussels to...

APNewsBreak: Suspect’s family shocked at NY plot

October 19, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

Grandmother, left, and aunt of Bangladeshi Quazi Mohammad Rezwanul Ahsan Nafis weep in his home in the Jatrabari neighborhood in north Dhaka, Bangladesh, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2012. The FBI arrested 21-year-old Nafis on Wednesday after he tried to detonate a...

Protests as Ireland’s 1st abortion clinic opens

October 19, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

A protester opposed to abortion holds a placard outside the Marie Stopes clinic in Belfast, Northern Ireland, Thursday, 18, 2012. The first abortion clinic on the island of Ireland has opened in Belfast, sparking protests by Christian conservatives from both...

Syria’s wealthy businesses feel civil war squeeze

October 18, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

FILE – In this Monday September 24, 2012 file photo, a Free Syrian Army fighter, left, helps traders, right, as they remove their stock from their shops, at the souk of the old city of Aleppo city, Syria. Wealthy Syrians say the violence from the...