Gabriel Alcocer, Associated Press | Posted Jan 16th - 1:41pm
Gunfire broke out at a crowded beachfront nightclub throbbing with electronic music on Monday, leaving five people dead and setting off a bloody stampede by screaming concertgoers at an international festival in the Caribbean resort of Playa del Carmen.
Colleen Barry and Nicole Winfield, Associated Press | Posted Jan 15th - 2:01pm
Restorers at Milan's famous Brera Art Gallery have taken measures to protect the collection after its humidity control system failed during a "once-in-a-decade" dry, cold spell that moved through Milan last weekend, officials said.
Natalie Pompilio, Associated Press | Posted Jan 15th - 7:13am
The American Friends Service Committee is celebrating 100 years of nonviolent activism with an exhibition, "Waging Peace," that showcases the group's accomplishments while also illustrating work that remains to be done.
David Bauder, Associated Press | Posted Jan 14th - 11:10pm
Broadway star Jennifer Holliday has backed out as a performer at next week's presidential inaugural following protests from her gay and black fans, further dimming the event's already low celebrity wattage.