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Tank to float Concordia shifts

May 7, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

FILE — In this Sept. 16, 2013 file photo, men work on the Costa Concordia ship as it lies on its side on the Tuscan Island of Giglio. One of the tanks fastened to the shipwrecked Costa Concordia cruise liner to help prepare it for removal to land has shifted, Tuesday, may 6, 2014. The [&hellip...

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Nigeria group threatens to sell kidnapped girls

May 6, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

Women attend a demonstration calling on the government to rescue kidnapped school girls of a government secondary school Chibok, in Lagos, Nigeria, Monday May 5, 2014. Their plight — and the failure of the Nigerian military to find them — has drawn...

Ukraine sends elite force to Odessa due to unrest

May 6, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

People react holding flowers during the rally to mourn for victims of clashes in Odessa, outside Moscow’s Kremlin, Russia, on Monday, May 5, 2014. More than 40 people died in the riots, some from gunshot wounds, but most in a horrific fire that tore...

Correction: Canada-Toronto Mayor

May 6, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

Toronto Mayoral candidate Olivia Chow talks about allegations regarding mayor Rob Ford during a news conference in Toronto on Thursday May 1, 2014. Confronted with reports of a recent video showing him allegedly smoking crack cocaine, an audio recording of...

Sinn Fein’s Adams freed after 5 days in custody

May 4, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

Police secure the area around Antrim Police station for the release of Sinn Fein President Gerry Adams, Antrim, Northern Ireland, Sunday, May, 4 2014. Adams was released without charge Sunday after five days of police questioning over his alleged involvement...

Nigerian leader: New order to free abducted girls

May 4, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Thursday May. 1, 2014 file photo, Women attend a demonstration calling on government to rescue kidnapped school girls of a government secondary school Chibok, in Lagos, Nigeria’s President Goodluck Jonathan met through the night...

Pro-Russian crowd storms police HQ in Ukraine port

May 4, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

Ukrainian National Guard troops guard a checkpoint outside of Slovyansk, eastern Ukraine, Sunday, May 4, 2014. Ukrainian Interior Minister Arsen Avakov said in a statement on his Facebook page that an “antiterrorist operation” was being executed...

Mideast airline Etihad offers bed and bath suites

May 4, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

An Etihad Airways official stands inside a mock-up first class cabin, at a training facility in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Sunday, May 4, 2014. Etihad Airways, a fast-growing Mideast carrier, laid out plans Sunday to offer passengers who find...

Kerry urges steps to ensure democracy in Africa

May 3, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, second left, applauds a local dancer prior to speaking prior to speaking about U.S. policy in Africa at the Gullele Botanic Garden in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Saturday, May 3, 2014. America’s top diplomat said the U.S....

Kenya gov’t: 3 killed in 2 blasts at Kenyan coast

May 3, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

People stand near to a bus with windows shattered after an explosion, in Mombasa Kenya, Saturday, May, 3, 2014. At least three have been confirmed dead and several others injured in twin explosions in the coastal city of Mombasa, Kenya, police said on...