Brazil leader meets core protest group

SAO PAULO (AP) — Brazilian leader Dilma Rousseff scrambled to contain nationwide protests Monday by meeting with the leaders of a free-trans…

Italy minister resigns over tax troubles

ROME (AP) — Italy’s equal opportunities minister, a German-born, eight-time Olympic kayaker, is facing pressure to resign over tax troubles …

EU seeks to look beyond Turkey protests

LUXEMBOURG (AP) — Turkey’s hope of moving to the next stage of its negotiations to join the European Union was kept alive Monday after Germa…

UK police arrest brother in Alps killing

LONDON (AP) — The brother of a British-Iraqi man slain with three other people last year in a remote area of the French Alps has been arrest…

Mandela still in critical condition

Nelson Mandela’s condition in a Pretoria hospital remained critical for a second straight day Monday, said South Africa’s president who desc…