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Ukraine weddings can bring sickness before health

08/19/2013 2:01am
It was meant to be the happiest day of her life. Instead, Yulia Yukhimets' wedding ended with her being rushed to the hospital, weak, pale and hooked to an IV _ together with nearly 60 guests.

Prince William describes his joy at parenthood

08/19/2013 7:23am
Britain's Prince William has described his joy at introducing his newborn son to the world on the steps of a London hospital last month _ and about his nerves about fitting the car seat securely into the Land Rover before driving off.

Flooding forces 20,000 Russians from their homes

08/19/2013 8:08am
The worst flooding in 120 years in Russia's Far East has already forced about 20,000 people from their homes and also made it necessary to airlift two captive brown bears to safety, the Emergency Situations Ministry said Monday.

EU warns Spain against imposing Gibraltar tax

08/19/2013 8:43am
The European Commission said Monday it hopes Britain and Spain will be able to resolve their latest dispute over Gibraltar by themselves, but warned that Spanish threats to impose a border tax would be illegal.

French government predicts rosy future (in 2025)

08/19/2013 9:46am
Full employment, plenty of cheap housing, a new Industrial Revolution and Police 3.0. Those are the French government's predictions for the year 2025.

UK lawmaker arrested at anti-fracking protest

08/19/2013 10:12am
A British lawmaker was among more than two dozen people arrested Monday at a protest against shale gas extraction in southern England.

After 7 decades, POW's prized gold ring comes home

08/19/2013 11:57am
After a year and a half behind barbed wire as a prisoner in World War II, 2nd Lt. David C. Cox had just about reached his breaking point.

German police arrest hostage-taker, free captives

08/19/2013 12:14pm
Police ended a hostage standoff at a city hall in southern Germany on Monday by storming the building, shooting and wounding the captor, and freeing his two captives unharmed.