Italian singer Loredana Berte, left, embraces U.S. singer Macy ...
Feb 17th, 2012
(AP) - Italian singer Loredana Berte, left, embraces U.S. singer Macy Gray on stage during the 62nd edition of the Sanremo Song Festival, in Sanremo, Italy, Thursday, Feb. 16, 2012. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno) -
Florence Mayor Matteo Renzi won a resounding victory Sunday in the race to lead Italy's centre-left Democratic Party, part of the coalition government. The 38-year-old Renzi, who just a year ago was a virtual unknown in Italian politics, trounced rivals Gianni Cuperlo, a party apparatchik, and Giuseppe "Pippo" Civati with around 68 p... [Full Article]
Miley Cyrus, the pop star who caused a sensation with her raunchy performance at this year's MTV Video Music Awards, was named best artist of 2013 by the cable TV network on Tuesday. MTV said the singer dominated the music charts and the headlines with the release of her album "Bangerz," her jaw-dropping performances at awards shows ... [Full Article]
BRUSSELS (AP) - Two weeks ago, the European Union's foreign policy chief was at a summit in Lithuania, wooing Ukraine's president with offers of preferential dealings with the world's largest trade bloc. This week, she stood in Kiev's Independence Square with protesters bent on ousting the same man. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) - The late President Hugo Chavez's dream of leveraging Venezuela's oil wealth to spread revolution across Latin America is crumbling under the weight of an economic crisis that is forcing his hand-picked successor to cut back on generous foreign aid. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]