Italian bridge collapses in Genoa, killing at least 22, official says

Nearly two dozen people — including a child — were killed when a raised highway in Genoa crumbled during a sudden and violent storm, sending several vehicles plunging to the ground as rescuers desperately searched for survivors. Italian transport official… Continue Reading

Italian bridge collapses in Genoa, killing at least 11, reports say

At least 11 people — including a child — were reportedly killed when a raised highway in Genoa crumbled during a sudden and violent storm, sending several vehicles plunging to the ground as rescuers desperately searched for survivors. Italian news… Continue Reading

China newspaper defends Xinjiang Muslim crackdown

BEIJING –  China’s campaign of pressure against the country’s Uighur Muslim minority has prevented the far-northwestern region of Xinjiang from “becoming ‘China’s Syria’ or ‘China’s Libya,’” an official Communist Party newspaper said Monday. The Global Times editorial came after a… Continue Reading