- Piers Morgan emailed support to Brooks on hacking Updated: Mar-04-14 10:32 am
- UK to open probe on secret deal for IRA fugitives Updated: Feb-27-14 2:56 pm
- Tuscan tapped to be next Italian PM is fast-riser Updated: Feb-17-14 10:59 am
- Israeli prize for Polish, French US intellectuals Updated: Feb-11-14 1:56 pm
LONDON - Former News of the World editor Rebekah Brooks said Tuesday that she received abuse and death threats after it was revealed the newspaper had hacked the voicemails of a murdered 13-year-old girl. But she also got messages of support from high-profile figures including CNN talk-show host Piers Morgan and former Prime Minister Tony Blair.
DUBLIN - The British government announced Thursday it will appoint a judge to investigate its long-secret policy of supplying letters to Irish Republican Army fugitives promising them protection from arrest. The issue is dividing Northern Ireland's unity government. Why? The AP explains.
ROME - Matteo Renzi is a fast-talker, fast-mover who has rocketed to the peak of Italian politics after being tapped Monday to try to form Italy's next government. Here's a fast look at what distinguishes the Democratic leader from the rest of Italy's political class.
JERUSALEM - A Polish intellectual, a U.S. professor and a French historian are among the winners of this year's prestigious Dan David Prize.