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Stories with place: Latvia
  • Knicks like what they see from new guy Porzingis 
    Updated: Sep-29-15 4:39 pm

    WEST POINT, New York - Kristaps Porzingis was a mystery just a few months ago, so little known that many Knicks fans had never seen him play before thunderously booing his selection on draft night.

  • Scant sympathy for refugees in Europe's ex-communist east story has photosstory has video
    Updated: Sep-11-15 11:04 am

    RIGA, Latvia - When Latvia last month decided to accept 250 of the tens of thousands of refugees seeking shelter in Europe, hundreds of protesters including elderly people and families with children rallied outside Parliament with placards warning that the foreigners would bring doom upon the Baltic country. A smattering of slogans spoke darkly of a threat to "white nations."