Men race soloing class radio controlled sailboats through fog ...
May 19th, 2011
(Reuters) - Men race soloing class radio controlled sailboats through fog in a park in Toronto May 19, 2011. Ontario can expect rain clouds for most of the weekend, as the province's damp weather continues. REUTERS/ Mike Cassese (CANADA - Tags: ENVIRONMENT) -
By Richard Balmforth and Thomas Grove KIEV (Reuters) - Ukraine's embattled prime minister Mykola Azarov warned protesters on Wednesday they would be punished if they broke the law after he marshalled his ministers for a cabinet meeting despite an attempted blockade by demonstrators. With a crisis over the government's rejection of closer ... [Full Article]
Titled 'Thom Browne', and not to be confused with his 'Thom Browne New York' main line, the new collection is based around the classic gray suit, one of the staples of the brand since Browne first emerged onto the menswear scene midway through the last decade.† The new Thom Browne collection is a more classic look at a tradition... [Full Article]
GREEN BANK, W.Va. (AP) - In these parts, a pay phone is a visitor's best option for reaching the rest of the world. A cell phone signal is an hour away by car. Wifi is forbidden. The radio plays nothing but static. And other than the occasional passing pickup truck whose driver offers a wave, it's dead silent. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]
By Steve Stecklow LONDON (Reuters) - A multi-billion dollar organization controlled by Iran's supreme leader shook up the management of its charity division, appointing as its new chief a man involved in the confiscation of thousands of properties from Iranian citizens. Aref Nozori was named director general of the Barakat Foundation, Iran... [Full Article]
The US military on Tuesday suspended shipments of equipment out of Afghanistan through Pakistan, citing protests that posed a risk to truck drivers, officials said. The move came after club-wielding activists in northwest Pakistan forcibly searched trucks for NATO supplies in protest over US drone strikes in the tribal belt. "We have voluntari... [Full Article]