- Tax hike on humble Greek drink threatens town's future Updated: Oct-07-15 7:23 am
TIRNAVOS, Greece - At Statiris Tavern, the patrons' faces are hardened from a life of hard work - truck drivers, builders, and farmers who've just ended their grueling grape harvest.
- Pope presses message to Cuba: Be willing to change Updated: Sep-21-15 11:10 pm
SANTIAGO, Cuba - Pope Francis marked the anniversary Monday of the day he decided as a teenager to become a priest by pressing a subtle message to Cubans at a delicate point in their own history: Overcome ideological preconceptions and be willing to change.
- AP WAS THERE: Pope John Paul II arrives in Cuba Updated: Sep-19-15 12:15 am
HAVANA - EDITOR'S NOTE: On Jan. 21, 1998, Pope John Paul II became the first Catholic pontiff to visit Cuba, and more than 20 AP writers, editors, photographers and TV staffers arrived to cover the historic visit.
- 'Sicario' lures Benicio del Toro back into the drug wars Updated: Sep-14-15 8:21 pm
TORONTO - No other actor has covered all angles of the war on drugs - its tragedies, its violence, its farces - more than Benicio del Toro.