PALM SPRINGS, Calif. (AP) — Doctors are looking into the mystery of a Florida man who awoke speaking only Swedish, with no memory of his past, after he was found unconscious four months ago at a Southern California
“My Lunches With Orson: Conversations Between Henry Jaglom and Orson Welles” (Metropolitan Books), by Peter Biskind
Orson Welles would enter the trendy Los Angeles restaurant Ma Maison through the kitchen, thus avoiding being seen arriving by wheelchair. His
PARIS (AP) — A Norwegian black metal musician and alleged sympathizer of mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik was arrested Tuesday on what French authorities say was suspicion he could be planning “a large terrorist act.”
The Paris prosecutor’s
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are opening slightly lower on Wall Street as traders are mostly unimpressed with the latest batch of corporate earnings.
Coca-Cola dropped 3 percent to $39.74, the worst drop in the Dow Jones industrial
JERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli military says fire from fighting in neighboring Syria has hit the Israeli-controlled Golan Heights.
The military said a number of what appeared to be mortar shells struck the Golan Heights on Tuesday, causing
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. factories cranked out more business equipment, home electronics and autos last month, boosting manufacturing output for the second straight month.
The Federal Reserve said Tuesday that manufacturing production rose 0.3 percent in June from
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s president-elect has sent messages to Syria’s Bashar Assad and Lebanon’s militant Hezbollah group, reaffirming support for the two allies.
The official IRNA news agency on Tuesday cited Hasan Rouhani as saying close Iranian-Syrian
LONDON (AP) — Britain’s top policeman has apologized for using the names of dead children to help establish false identities for undercover work.
A report published Tuesday revealed that the names of 42 dead children — born between
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Hundreds of thousands of people are about to converge on Ann Arbor for the city’s annual art fairs.
Four days’ worth of art, music and food kick off Wednesday.
There actually are four
ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan says it will hold an election for the country’s president on Aug. 6.
The country’s election commission said in a statement Tuesday that candidates can submit their nomination papers until July 24.
NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Cyprus’ finance minister said Tuesday that he’s optimistic international creditors will confirm that the country is sticking to the terms of its financial rescue when they complete their first assessment.
Haris Georgiades said the
AMMAN, Jordan (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is launching a new round of Middle East diplomacy as he tries to prevent crises in Egypt and Syria from overtaking his bid to restart stalled Israeli-Palestinian peace
BEIRUT (AP) — Pro-government gunmen killed seven members of a local Syrian reconciliation group near the central city of Homs, activists said Tuesday, as troops shot dead nine people including a child at a checkpoint in a suburb
CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida (AP) — Two space station astronauts are picking up where they left off last week outside their orbiting home.
American Christopher Cassidy and Italian Luca Parmitano ventured out of the International Space Station on Tuesday
MOSCOW (AP) — National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden on Tuesday submitted a request for temporary asylum in Russia, his lawyer said.
Anatoly Kucherena, a lawyer who is a member of the Public Chamber, a Kremlin advisory body,