Bomb and shooting kill 7 in Iraq

BAGHDAD (AP) — Authorities say attackers have sprayed a security checkpoint in western Iraq with gunfire, killing three policemen. Police of…

Art owned by TS Eliot’s widow on sale

LONDON (AP) — It’s the collection that “Cats” built. A multimillion-dollar trove of works by artists including J.M.W. Turner, Francis Bacon,…

In shift, Pope Francis walks procession

ROME (AP) — Pope Francis has again broken with the practice of his predecessors, walking the full length of an annual 1.5 kilometer (mile-lo…

Russian Adoptions

US Urges Russia to Allow Adoptions

Members of a U.S. congressional delegation visiting Moscow have urged Russian officials to allow the completion of U.S. adoptions of Russian…