Updated: Toll from Italy avalanche climbs to 15 as hopes diminish
Tuesday, 24 January 2017, 12:18
Last update: about 6 hours ago
The death toll from an avalanche in central Italy climbed to 15 on Tuesday as hopes began to fade that any of the 14 people still missing might be found alive under a mountain resort buried by tons of...
Eurozone economy starts 2017 with steady growth
Tuesday, 24 January 2017, 11:59
Last update: about 8 hours ago
A survey shows that the economy of the 19-country eurozone began 2017 with relatively strong growth. The so-called purchasing managers' index, a gauge of activity in the manufacturing and...
Seven people buried in the wrong graves at veterans' cemetery
Tuesday, 24 January 2017, 06:21
Last update: about 13 hours ago
Seven people were buried in the wrong graves at a veterans' cemetery because grave markers in one row were off by a burial plot. Veterans Affairs Director Kasim Yarn apologized on Monday for the...
Updated: Three dogs give avalanche rescuers hope
Tuesday, 24 January 2017, 06:14
Last update: about 7 hours ago
Italian emergency crews pulled three wiggling, white sheepdog puppies out Monday from under tons of snow and rubble at an avalanche-struck hotel, lifting spirits even as the search for 17 people still...