- Sofia Coppola tries her hand at opera in Rome Updated: May-20-16 2:35 pm
ROME - Oscar-winning film director Sofia Coppola is taking a break from movies to direct a new production of Verdi's "La Traviata" at the Rome Opera House.
- Refugees tell of being pushed back into Greece from Balkans Updated: May-20-16 6:59 am
IDOMENI, Greece - Anwar Ismail Murad passed almost effortlessly along what has become known as the Balkan route, heading north from Greece to Macedonia, through Serbia, Croatia and on to Slovenia. He reached there on Feb. 14, when the border was still open, but that's where his dream abruptly died.
- Man killed after taking hostages in Moscow robbery attempt Updated: May-18-16 4:22 pm
MOSCOW - Police in Moscow say a man who took hostages during an attempt to rob a bank has been killed.
- Moscow cemetery brawl leaves 3 dead, 23 in the hospital Updated: May-14-16 12:03 pm
MOSCOW - A violent brawl Saturday at a Moscow cemetery involving about 200 people in an apparent turf war left three people dead and 23 others hospitalized, police and health officials said.
- Diego Schwartzman of Argentina rallies to win Istanbul Open Updated: May-01-16 3:10 pm
ISTANBUL - Unseeded Diego Schwartzman staged a stunning comeback Sunday to upset second-seeded Grigor Dimitrov of Bulgaria 6-7 (5), 7-6 (4), 6-0 and claim his maiden ATP Tour title at the Istanbul Open.