Men wearing traditional Bavarian clothes toast with beer from ...
Aug 15th, 2011
(Reuters) - Men wearing traditional Bavarian clothes toast with beer from boats on lake Staffelsee while watching the so called 'Fischerstechen - fisherman joust' competition in Seehausen August 15, 2011. The traditional Fischerstechen, which started for the first time in 1864 is celebrated annually on Assumption Day. REUTERS/Michaela Rehle (GERMANY - Tags: ENTERTAINMENT SOCIETY) -
ROME (AP) - In the very moments Italy's new coalition government was being sworn in, ending months of political paralysis in a country hoping to revive a bleak economy, a middle-aged unemployed bricklayer opened fire Sunday in the square outside the premier's office, seriously wounding two policemen, authorities said. (Source: Associated ... [Full Article]