Milano Vice? Palm trees near Milan's cathedral spark debate

Feb 17, 2017

The appearance of an oasis of palm trees opposite Milan's gothic-era Duomo Cathedral has spawned a vibrant public debate

Architect shapes nation's view of African American history

Feb 14, 2017

For architect Phil Freelon the National Museum of African American History and Culture was a crowning triumph, yet its opening last year came amid a wrenching personal trial

Woman falls to her death inside World Trade Center Oculus

Feb 11, 2017

Police say a 29-year-old woman plunged about 30 feet to her death off an escalator inside the famed World Trade Center Oculus

Correction: Japan-Shaping Sound story

Feb 9, 2017

Correction: Japan-Shaping Sound story

Nigel Farage egged whilst on the UK campaign trail

Feb 6, 2017

Former UK Independence Party leader Nigel Farage has had an egg thrown at him while campaigning in a British city

China to ease curbs on foreign investment after complaints

Dec 30, 2016

The Chinese government says it will ease restrictions on foreign investment in sectors ranging from banking and internet services to rail equipment and motorcycles, in response to mounting complaints

Part of Prague's iconic Dancing House turns into hotel

Sep 21, 2016

Part of Prague's iconic Dancing House has been turned into a hotel

Architect working on NYC skyscraper roof fell to his death

Sep 17, 2016

Authorities are investigating the death of an architect who fell to his death from a New York City skyscraper just after finishing up some work on the rooftop

Japan's ex-leader backs sick US sailors who blame radiation

Sep 7, 2016

A former Japanese prime minister is raising money for several hundred American sailors who say they became sick from radiation after taking part in disaster relief for the 2011 tsunami that set off the Fukushima nuclear disaster

AP Interview: Tokyo leader vows Olympics, policy leadership

Aug 29, 2016

Tokyo's first female governor says she will use her platform to host a cost-efficient and environmentally friendly 2020 Olympics and push a women's rights agenda that she hopes will be a model for Japan's central government

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