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Search for Italy avalanche survivors makes headway; Migrants pitch in

Using saws, shovels and their gloved hands, rescue workers advanced slowly Saturday through the wreckage of an avalanche-hit hotel in earthquake-ravaged central Italy, where they searched for signs of more survivors among the 23 missing guests and staff. Falling snow reduced visibility and raised new fears that a fresh wall ...

Jan 23, 2017

Trump security adviser probed for Russia links: report

A top military counsel to President Donald Trump is under scrutiny by U.S. counterintelligence agents who have probed the new national security adviser’s communications with Russian officials, the Wall Street Journal said Sunday. The paper reported that Michael Flynn, a retired three-star general who ...

India probes Maoist rebel link as train derailment claims 39

Jan 23, 2017

India probes Maoist rebel link as train derailment claims 39

Rescuers struggled Sunday to pull survivors from the wreckage of a train crash that killed 39 passengers in India, the latest disaster on the country’s creaking rail network. Officials were investigating whether Maoist rebels had tampered with the track, after eight coaches and the ...