Londoners walk through Hyde Park in central London, on a misty ...
Jun 2nd, 2011
(AFP/File) - Londoners walk through Hyde Park in central London, on a misty morning. Britain has put a price on the benefits of parks, lakes and wildlife for the first time in a government-commissioned study attempting to make the financial case for protecting nature.(AFP/File/Carl de Souza) -
SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (AP) - The sounds of high-performance car engines filled the air Sunday as thousands of fans, friends and car enthusiasts headed to the Los Angeles suburb of Santa Clarita to pay tribute to Paul Walker at the site where the "Fast & Furious" actor died in a car crash. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]
The US military on Tuesday suspended shipments of equipment out of Afghanistan through Pakistan, citing protests that posed a risk to truck drivers, officials said. The move came after club-wielding activists in northwest Pakistan forcibly searched trucks for NATO supplies in protest over US drone strikes in the tribal belt. "We have voluntari... [Full Article]
LONDON (AP) - Scores of flights were delayed or canceled at Britain's busiest airports Saturday because of a technical problem at a main air traffic control center. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]
By Emmanuel Braun and Paul-Marin Ngoupana BANGUI (Reuters) - France rushed troops to Central African Republic on Friday but violence between Muslim and Christian militias continued unabated, spiraling into widespread killings of civilians. Hundreds of soldiers started arriving in CAR from neighboring countries, hours after Paris was given a U.N. gr... [Full Article]