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Jan 16 2016

Florence police probe apparent murder of USA woman Ashley Olsen

Fiorentini, 43, who discovered Olsen's body on Saturday, told police he had argued with her three days earlier, local media reported. Authorities identified the vic...

Jan 15 2016

Palestinian stabs Israeli soldier, shot dead: Army

Israeli troops killed a Palestinian who they said tried to stab a soldier in the occupied West Bank on Thursday, the latest in a months-long series of attacks that Isra...

Jan 14 2016

Golden Globes seen by 18.5 million viewers, Nielsen says

The hottest moment of the night was when Brad Pitt and Ryan Gosling introduced their film The Big Short as one of the nominees for best picture-comedy. Saoirse Ro...

Jan 14 2016

Powerball Jackpot Hits Staggering $1.5 Billion

No one matched all six Powerball numbers, and lottery officials expect the Powerball jackpot to hit $1.3 billion by Wednesday's drawing. Officials reassess the jackpo...

Jan 13 2016

Airbus Orders Fly Past Boeing In 2015

Airbus is ramping up production in 2016, especially of the new A350 wide-body, to keep up with the pace of orders - and to try to catch up with Boeing's dominance in a...