SANTIAGO DE LAS VEGAS, Cuba (AP) — Cuban villagers staged a mock funeral and burial of a living man this week in a boozyÃ¢ï¿½Â¦ More Ã�Â»
KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia (AP) — Shaun White jammed his wrist on one jump and watched the world’s best snowboarders join him in tumbling downÃ¢ï¿½Â¦ More Ã�Â»
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis came under new pressure Wednesday to punish bishops who covered up for pedophile priests when a U.N. humanÃ¢ï¿½Â¦ More Ã�Â»
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Violin virtuoso Frank Almond was walking to his car after an evening performance at the Wisconsin Lutheran College when someone jumpedÃ¢ï¿½Â¦ More Ã�Â»
BRISBANE, Australia (AP) — An Australian cricket fan who allegedly smuggled a pig into a Brisbane sports ground during a test against England hasÃ¢ï¿½Â¦ More Ã�Â»
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Red Cross delegates from the rival Koreas begun talks Wednesday on holding reunions of families separated since the KoreanÃ¢ï¿½Â¦ More Ã�Â»
GARITA PALMERA, El Salvador (AP) — A Salvadoran fisherman’s account of his survival after more than 13 months and about 6,500 miles in anÃ¢ï¿½Â¦ More Ã�Â»
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The European Union has allocated 320 million euros ($431 million) to the U.N. children’s agency to help 15 vulnerable countriesÃ¢ï¿½Â¦ More Ã�Â»
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York Sen. Charles Schumer is calling on the Russian government to allow Chobani Greek yogurt to be delivered toÃ¢ï¿½Â¦ More Ã�Â»
NEW YORK (AP) — Two members of the Russian protest punk band Pussy Riot want Americans attending the Winter Olympics to look beyond theÃ¢ï¿½Â¦ More Ã�Â»
Jose Alvarenga said he spent 13 months and 6,500 miles in an open boat. He claims he survived on raw fish, birds, bird blood and turtles before washing ashore on the Marshall Islands.
HAVANA (AP) — When President Barack Obama reinstated “people-to-people” travel to Cuba in 2011, the idea was that visiting Americans would act as culturalÃ¢ï¿½Â¦ More Ã�Â»
Maximilian Schell, a fugitive from Adolf Hitler who became a Hollywood favorite and won an Oscar for his role as a defense attorney in “Judgment at Nuremberg,” has died. He was 83.
MONTREAL (AP) — A Canadian woman was strangled after her scarf and then her hair got caught in the mechanism of a Montreal subwayÃ¢ï¿½Â¦ More Ã�Â»
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican soldiers and marines captured the son of the alleged leader of a drug cartel during a raid Thursday nearÃ¢ï¿½Â¦ More Ã�Â»
BANGKOK (AP) — Most Asian stock markets are closed Friday for Lunar New Year holidays. The few bourses open have posted modest gains asÃ¢ï¿½Â¦ More Ã�Â»
LONDON (AP) — Russian men who down large amounts of vodka — and too many do — have an “extraordinarily” high risk of anÃ¢ï¿½Â¦ More Ã�Â»
PANAMA CITY (AP) — Panama’s judicial authorities have ordered the release of 32 of 35 crew members of a North Korean ship detained inÃ¢ï¿½Â¦ More Ã�Â»
An appeals court in Florence has upheld the guilty verdict against U.S. student Amanda Knox and her ex-boyfriend for the 2007 murder of her British roommate. Knox was sentenced to 28 1/2 years in prison, raising the specter of a long legal battle over her extradition.
BERLIN (AP) — A herd of dairy cows nearly lifted the roof off their barn in central Germany when methane released by the animalsÃ¢ï¿½Â¦ More Ã�Â»