07/30/2013 1:22amFrance's state controlled nuclear power giant EDF says its net profit rose 3.5 percent in the first half as a result of a cold winter and high electricity prices.
07/30/2013 1:51amAlcatel-Lucent saw its losses more than double in the second quarter as the French-American telecommunications gear maker booked financial charges worth hundreds of millions of euros against the shrinking value of its assets.
07/30/2013 5:33amRescue workers on Tuesday recovered the body of the driver of one of two regional trains that collided head-on in western Switzerland. Officials said it appeared likely that one of the trains ignored a signal.
07/30/2013 6:09amIreland's head of state has signed the country's first bill on abortion into law, legalizing the practice in exceptional cases where doctors deem a woman's life at risk.
07/30/2013 6:11amIsraeli President Shimon Peres on Tuesday took part in a ceremony to open a museum honoring a couple who saved some 50 Jews from extermination in Nazi-occupied Latvia.
07/30/2013 7:09amAt least 10 suspected Nazi war criminals ordered deported by the United States never left the country, according to an Associated Press review of Justice Department data _ and four are living in the United States today. All remained eligible for public benefits such as Social Security until they exhausted appeals, and in one case even beyond.
07/30/2013 9:18amGeorgia will restore a towering monument to Soviet dictator and native son Josef Stalin that was taken down three years ago, the nation's culture ministry said Tuesday.
07/30/2013 9:36amThe governor of Rio de Janeiro has appealed "as a father" to critics to call off the protests they've been staging in front of his beachfront apartment on and off since June.
07/30/2013 11:53amA British university is delaying the release of an academic paper on how the anti-theft systems of millions of Volkswagen vehicles are at risk of being hacked after the German carmaker took legal action against it.
07/30/2013 12:49pmFiat and Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne said Tuesday his plans to invest to ramp up Alfa Romeo and Maserati production in Italy was `'up for grabs" after a court ruled a key labor statute unconstitutional.
07/30/2013 3:18pmBritain's Ministry of Defense says a third soldier has died from injuries sustained in a training exercise in Wales earlier this month.
07/30/2013 4:33pmThe conviction of Pfc. Bradley Manning shows that journalists must fight to keep their sources safe, WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange said Tuesday, urging other media organizations to follow his group's lead in advocating aggressively on leakers' behalf.