As the U.S. intensifies efforts to secure a Mideast peace deal, a new play is shedding light on 13 days in 1978 that led to the historic peace agreement between Egypt and Israel. "Camp David" runs thr
The shipwrecked Costa Concordia was successfully refloated Monday in preparation to be towed away for scrapping, 30 months after it struck a reef and capsized, killing 32 people. Authorities expressed satisfaction that the operation to float the Concordia from an underwater platform had proceeded without a hitch. Technicians were preparing ...
A New York City artist is on a mission to create wearable art that both makes a social statement, using cartoon images of super heroes, and empowers men and women to stand up to bullying, and gender s
Jubilant German fans gathered in Berlin celebrated as Germany beat Argentina to win its fourth World Cup title on Sunday evening. (July 14)
A car that collided with a Greyhound bus on an Indiana highway Sunday, killing the car's driver and injuring 19 people on the bus, had just been stolen and was headed in the wrong direction, authoriti
United they stand, right at the top of the football world. And right on South American soil. Germany won its fourth World Cup title on Sunday, but its first since a country torn apart by political divisions at the end of World War II was finally glued back together. "It ...
Family and friends say Melvin Santiago had dreamed of being a police officer since he was a boy, seeking to follow in the footsteps of his uncle. When Santiago accomplished his dream last December and joined the Jersey City force as a rookie officer, he asked to serve in what ...
Germany's 24-year wait for another World Cup title is over. Mario Goetze scored the winning goal in extra time to give Germany a 1-0 victory over Argentina in a tight and tense World Cup final. (July
In Miami, where police closed streets so the town's large Argentine community could watch the World Cup final, there was sadness and pride with the team's overtime loss to Germany. (July 13)
Highlights of this day in history: Bastille prison stormed during the French Revolution; Outlaw 'Billy the Kid' gunned down; Richard Speck murders student nurses in Chicago; Mariner 4 probe flies by