Miss Colombia crowned Miss Universe; Miss USA runner-up Miss Colombia crowned Miss Universe; Miss USA runner-up

MIAMI (AP) — Miss Colombia Paulina Vega has been crowned Miss Universe, beating out contestants from 87 other countries.

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'Historic' Blizzard To Slam US Northeast 'Historic' Blizzard To Slam US Northeast

The National Weather Service issued a blizzard warning for a 250-mile stretch of the Northeast, including New York and Boston. "This could be the biggest snowstorm in the history of this city," New York Mayor Bill de Blasio said. The mayor's office tweeted: "Even if the skies are clear in the morning, do not drive in New York City tomorrow. New York City could see snowfall...

včera, 12:36
Prosecutor seeks 26 years for Costa Concordia captain Prosecutor seeks 26 years for Costa Concordia captain

ROME (AP) — Prosecutors asked a court to convict the captain of the Costa Concordia and sentence him to 26 years in prison Monday for the 2012 shipwreck off Tuscany that killed 32 people, saying the term is hardly excessive given the death toll.

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Mountain-sized asteroid to skim by Earth Mountain-sized asteroid to skim by Earth

An asteroid the size of a mountain is about to shave by Earth, in a rare type of flyby that will not be seen for another decade, astronomers said Monday.

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Greek leftist leader Tsipras scores victory over austerity Greek leftist leader Tsipras scores victory over austerity

By Renee Maltezou and Lefteris Papadimas ATHENS (Reuters) - Greek leftist leader Alexis Tsipras promised on Sunday that five years of austerity, "humiliation and suffering" imposed by international creditors were over after his Syriza party swept to victory in a snap election on Sunday. With over 99 percent of the vote counted, Syriza had 149 seats in the 300-seat parliament, taking...

včera, 7:03
FBI arrests alleged Russian spy in New York FBI arrests alleged Russian spy in New York

FBI agents arrested an alleged Russian spy in the Bronx in New York on Monday on charges of trying to collect economic intelligence and recruit sources, officials said.

včera, 22:02
FBI Arrests 'Russian Spy' In New York FBI Arrests 'Russian Spy' In New York

FBI agents have arrested an alleged Russian spy in connection with a Cold War-style spy ring that authorities say tried to recruit New York City residents as intelligence sources. The alleged covert intelligence agent has been named as Evgeny Buryakov, and he is due to appear at a Manhattan federal court later on Monday. Prosecutors say Buryakov worked as a covert agent for Russia's...

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Spain: 10 dead, 13 hurt in crash of Greek F-16 jet at base Spain: 10 dead, 13 hurt in crash of Greek F-16 jet at base

MADRID (AP) — A Greek F-16 fighter jet crashed into other aircraft on the ground during NATO training in southeastern Spain Monday, killing at least 10 people, Spain's Defense Ministry said.

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Harrowing Stories From Rape Capital Of World Harrowing Stories From Rape Capital Of World

If the Democratic Republic of Congo is the rape capital of the world, then Minova is its nerve centre - and the raping is still going on. The town is most notorious for the mass rape of hundreds of women by Congolese soldiers in November 2012. An investigation by the United Nations found the soldiers raped at least 97 women and 33 girls (some as young as six). The assaults are not confined to...

včera, 12:45
Bin Laden, Robocop And... Tom: 10 Banned Names Bin Laden, Robocop And... Tom: 10 Banned Names

A judge in the French city of Valenciennes has told a couple they cannot call their baby daughter Nutella, because it "is the trade name of a spread".

včera, 12:12