Spain Train Derailment

Spain train driver released from hospital

SANTIAGO DE COMPOSTELA, Spain (AP) — Spanish judicial authorities say the driver in charge of a Spanish train that derailed at high speed, killing 78 people and injuring dozens more, will not be appearing before a judge on…

80 dead in Spain train crash

Spanish investigators tried to determine Thursday why a passenger train jumped the tracks and sent eight cars crashing into each other on the eve of a major Christian religious festival, killing at least 77 people and injuring more than 140.

Emergency personnel respond to the scene of a train derailment in Santiago de Compostela, Spain, on Wednesday, July 24, 2013. A train derailed in northwestern Spain on Wednesday night, toppling passenger cars on their sides and leaving at least one torn open as smoke rose into the air. Dozens were feared dead, with possibly even more injured. (AP Photo/ El correo Gallego/Antonio Hernandez)

Spain passenger train derails, killing at least 35

MADRID (AP) — A train traveling in northwestern Spain derailed Wednesday night, toppling passenger cars on their sides and leaving at least one torn open as smoke rose into the air. It was not immediately clear how many…
People look at Buckingham Palace in London where a notice announcing the birth of the baby will be posted, Monday, July 22, 2013. Buckingham Palace officials say Prince William's wife, Kate, Duchess of Cambridge, has been admitted to St Mary's Hospital in the early stages of labour. (AP Photo/Sang Tan)

Palace: Royal baby named George Alexander Louis

Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II arrived at Kensington Palace Wednesday to see her new great-grandson, who has spent a first night at home with his parents, Prince William and Kate.

PHOTOS: Meet the prince

Britain’s Prince William and Kate, Duchess of Cambridge make first appearance with their newborn son.

Waiting for first look at new prince

It’s Day One of parenting for Prince William and Kate. After the excitement and fatigue and joy of childbirth — emotions shared with a nation — the young couple is expected to bring the prince home Tuesday.

Royal baby: Waiting nears end

Prince William’s wife, Kate, is in the early stages of labor in a private wing of a central London hospital, palace officials said Monday.

Where's that royal baby?

By the time you’re reading this, the Duchess of Cambridge could be in labor. Or it could be a matter of hours. Or days. Or weeks.


Group protests government privacy violations at Linn Park

Members of the Restore the Fourth movement are demanding answers about what they call government eavesdropping on Americans. The fourth amendment protects American’s from unreasonable searches and seizures.…

Obama: US will give allies info on spying claims

DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania (AP) — Facing a European uproar over more U.S. eavesdropping claims, President Barack Obama argued Monday that it’s no surprise that governments spy on each other but said the United States will provide allies…

Nelson Mandela’s condition improves overnight

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Nelson Mandela’s health improved overnight and although his condition remains critical it is now stable, the South African government said Thursday. One of the former president’s daughters said he was still opening his eyes and…

G8 exposes rift among leaders on Syria

ENNISKILLEN, Northern Ireland (AP) — British Prime Minister David Cameron says Russia, like all G-8 governments, has a responsibility to push opposed factions in Syria’s civil war to the negotiating table as rapidly as possible and not to back a government that slaughters its citizens, Britain’s prime minister said Monday.…