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Berlusconi pledges responsible opposition

Florence mayor Matteo Renzi greets couples that have been married for over 50 years during a ceremony on Valentine’s Day in Florence, Italy, Friday, Feb. 14, 2014. Outgoing Premier Enrico Letta hosted his final cabinet meeting Friday after his party sacked him in a stunning...

Diao Yinan’s ‘Black Coal, Thin Ice’ wins in Berlin

BERLIN (AP) — Chinese director Diao Yinan’s “Black Coal, Thin Ice” has won the Berlin International Film Festival’s main Golden Bear prize. The movie also won the best actor award Saturday for Liao Fan’s role as a former policeman turned...
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Berlusconi pledges responsible opposition

Florence mayor Matteo Renzi greets couples that have been married for over 50 years during a ceremony on Valentine’s Day in Florence, Italy, Friday, Feb. 14, 2014. Outgoing Premier Enrico Letta hosted his final cabinet meeting Friday after his party sacked him in a stunning...
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Berlusconi pledges responsible opposition

Florence mayor Matteo Renzi greets couples that have been married for over 50 years during a ceremony on Valentine’s Day in Florence, Italy, Friday, Feb. 14, 2014. Outgoing Premier Enrico Letta hosted his final cabinet meeting Friday after his party sacked him in a stunning...

Ohio Pols Weigh Forced Mental Illness Treatment

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — More people with severe mental illness could receive court-ordered outpatient treatment and get it sooner under bills before Ohio lawmakers. The legislation clarifies that such treatment is an option that judges can consider for patients along with...

Another blast of snow makes its way into Northeast

BOSTON (AP) — Another round of snow has made its way into the Northeast as states continue to dig out from earlier storms. Snow began falling in Boston on Saturday afternoon, and New England is expected to be hardest hit by the latest blast. The National Weather Service...
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UK taxi driver crushed to death in windstorm

A smashed up car is seen in Kingsway opposite Holborn Tube station in central London, after a woman was killed when large chunks of masonry fell onto a Skoda Octavia vehicle she was in, London, Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014. The taxi driver was killed late Friday in central London...

Billie Jean King to attend Sochi closing ceremony

WASHINGTON (AP) — Billie Jean King will attend the closing ceremony of the Sochi Olympics in Russia. King, who couldn’t attend the opening of the Sochi Games because of her mother’s death, will join American speed skaters Bonnie Blair and Eric Heiden on Feb. 23...
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2 killed in UK storms that keep battering Britain

A smashed up car is seen in Kingsway opposite Holborn Tube station in central London, after a woman was killed when large chunks of masonry fell onto a Skoda Octavia vehicle she was in, London, Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014. The taxi driver was killed late Friday in central London...