Christopher Cross performs during the German game show "Wetten ...
May 1st, 2011
(Reuters) - Christopher Cross performs during the German game show "Wetten Dass" (Bet it...?) in Offenburg April 30, 2011. Wetten Dass is one of the most popular Saturday night programmes in Germany. Picture taken April 30, 2011. REUTERS/Ralph Orlowski (GERMANY - Tags: ENTERTAINMENT) -
(Reuters) - An airplane entirely powered by the sun landed in Washington on Sunday after a flight from St. Louis, the next-to-last leg of a journey across the United States intended to boost support for clean energy technologies. The Solar Impulse landed at Dulles International Airport outside Washington at 12:15 a.m. EDT, organizers said in a stat... [Full Article]
By Ian Chua SYDNEY (Reuters) - Japanese stocks rose on Wednesday, thanks to a positive lead from Wall Street plus a softer yen, outperforming the rest of Asia which anxiously seeks clarity on the Federal Reserve's next policy step. Major currencies were mostly subdued ahead of the end of the Fed meeting. A policy statement is due at 1800 GMT (... [Full Article]
WARSAW, Poland (AP) - Prosecutors in Poland and Germany said Tuesday they are reviewing files on a Minnesota man who was a commander of a Nazi-led unit to see if they have enough evidence to press charges and request his extradition from the United States. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]
ZARQA, Jordan (AP) - Under the watchful eye of stern-faced American advisers, hundreds of U.S.-trained Jordanian commandos fanned across this dusty desert plain, holding war games that could eventually form the basis of an assault in Syria. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]