Mother sperm whale and baby dead in fishing net off Italy
An Italian environmental group is reporting the sighting of a dead mother sperm whale and its baby, which became tangled in a fishing net in the Tyrrhenian sea off Italy.
New EU summit likely as bloc is split over who gets top jobs
A European Union summit starting Thursday will seek to finish a procedure as mindboggling as it is competitive on how to replace a series of top EU officials.
Patriots owner pledges $20 million to fight anti-Semitism
Israel is honoring New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft with the 2019 Genesis Prize for his philanthropy and commitment to combatting anti-Semitism.
UK Treasury chief issues stiff no-deal Brexit warning
Britain's Treasury chief is warning that leaving the European Union without a deal would damage the economy and ultimately risk the break-up of the United Kingdom.
Walmart to pay $282 million over foreign corruption
Walmart has agreed to pay $138 million to settle a Justice Department claim that it and a Brazilian subsidiary violated the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act.