By ARSEN MOLLAYEV and LYNN BERRYAssociated Press
MAKHACHKALA, Russia (AP) - Russian agents placed the elder Boston bombing suspect under surveillance during a six-month visit to southern Russia last year, then scrambled to find him when he suddenly disappeared after police killed a Canadian
By BRADLEY KLAPPER and DESMOND BUTLERAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Boston Marathon bombings could provide an opportunity for the U.S. and Russia to find some common ground for cooperation as authorities investigate the two ethnic Chechens accused of carrying out the attack.
By BRIDGET MURPHY and KATIE ZEZIMAAssociated Press
BOSTON (AP) - Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev lay hospitalized in serious condition under heavy guard Saturday - apparently in no shape to be interrogated - as investigators tried to establish the motive for the deadly attack and
By JAY LINDSAY and EILEEN SULLIVANAssociated Press
WATERTOWN, Mass. (AP) - Lifting days of anxiety for a city and a nation on edge, police captured the surviving Boston Marathon bombing suspect, found bloodied in a backyard boat Friday night less than 24 hours after a wild car chase and gun battle
By LORI HINNANTAssociated Press
AJACCIO, Corsica (AP) - The bombs exploded across hundreds of miles of Corsican coastline, gutting two dozen villas nearly simultaneously on some of Europe's most beautiful - and valuable - land. Elsewhere on the same French island off the Mediterranean coast, a
By ABDUL SATTARAssociated Press
QUETTA, Pakistan (AP) - A car bomb targeting a bus carrying Shiite Muslim pilgrims killed 19 people in southwest Pakistan, officials and eyewitnesses said.
Earlier Sunday, 21 tribal policemen believed to have been kidnapped by the Taliban were found shot dead in
By HAROLD HECKLE and JOSEPH WILSONAssociated Press
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) - Voters in the economically powerful region of Catalonia on Sunday punished the leader who made a referendum over breaking away from Spain a central plank of his campaign, seeing his party's majority reduced by a
By RAF CASERTAssociated Press
BRUSSELS (AP) - The leader of a separatist party won the race to become mayor of Antwerp, Europe's second biggest port city, and vowed Sunday to use the power base to seek wider autonomy for Belgium's wealthy Dutch-speaking region of Flanders.
Bart De Wever
By RAF CASERTAssociated Press
ANTWERP, Belgium (AP) - Historic world port and fashionista capital, Antwerp has always lived on the crest of the wave. Now, a separatist party heading into municipal elections Sunday wants to use the city as a base for breaking away from Belgium - putting it at
By HAROLD HECKLEAssociated Press
MADRID (AP) - Spain observed its National Day festivities in somber mood on Friday as the traditional military pageant was scaled back to cut costs.
King Juan Carlos and Queen Sofia presided over a much reduced parade that featured none of the usual fighter jets