NEW YORK (AP) — A New York City playwright who directed a show called the “American Suicide Bomber Association” unwitting sparked a bomb scare when he threw a prop from the production into the trash at his home.
ROME (AP) — In a bid to protect its ancient glories from modern perils, Rome is banning cars and motor scooters from the boulevard that slices through the city’s ancient forums toward the Colosseum.
Traffic police started enforcing
MOSCOW (AP) — The American rock group Bloodhound Gang was kicked out of a Russian music festival and pelted with eggs after it emerged that its bass player had shoved a Russian flag down his pants at a
RICHMOND, Virginia (AP) — Companies vying for a stake in the fast-growing electronic cigarette business are reviving the decades-old marketing tactics the tobacco industry used to hook generations of Americans on regular smokes.
They’re using cab-top and bus
BURBANK, Calif. (AP) — James Wan walked away from his first chance to make a sequel, for the “Saw” franchise he helped create. Now he can’t seem to escape them.
The director has been splitting his days this
DALLAS (AP) — Hundreds of unarmed soldiers, some about to deploy to Afghanistan, were waiting inside a building for vaccines and routine checkups when a fellow soldier walked inside with two handguns and enough ammunition to commit one
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — While bamboo can evoke images of tranquility, munching pandas and eco-friendly flooring, an aggressive variety has wreaked havoc on some homeowners and prompted state and local governments to consider holding those who plant the
WASHINGTON (AP) — As Iran’s new president takes over, new U.S. penalties against the country appear a done deal.
In a letter to President Barack Obama, 76 senators are demanding tougher punishment on Iran’s economy until the Islamic
RABAT, Morocco (AP) — Moroccan police have used clubs to break up a rare demonstration in front of the nation’s parliament, leaving dozens injured.
Hundreds of peaceful demonstrators gathered late Friday to protest a decision earlier in the
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Doctors don’t know why eating crawfish or buffalo fish sometimes causes the rare muscle-destroying illness that recently sickened three members of one Mississippi family. But they believe Haff disease is caused by eating bottom-feeders