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Van Gogh paintings stolen in Amsterdam in 2002 found in Italian farmhouse

Oct 1, 2016

Van Gogh paintings stolen in Amsterdam in 2002 found in Italian farmhouse

Police investigating suspected Italian mobsters for cocaine trafficking discovered two van Gogh paintings hidden in a farmhouse near Naples, masterpieces that had vanished in 2002 during a nighttime heist at Amsterdam’s Van Gogh Museum, authorities said Friday. The two paintings were “considered among the ...

Oct 1, 2016

Firm linked to 2014 hacks hired to help U.S. vet secret clearances

A U.S. government bureau set up to conduct investigations for secret and top-secret security clearances has turned for help to a company whose login credentials were used in hacking attacks that looted the personal data of 22 million current and former federal employees, U.S. ...

EU agrees to ratify Paris climate deal

Sep 30, 2016

EU agrees to ratify Paris climate deal

EU environment ministers agreed Friday to fast-track the ratification of the landmark Paris agreement on climate change, despite the fact that some national parliaments have yet to approve the deal. “All member states greenlight early EU ratification of Paris agreement. What some believed impossible ...