Over 80 injured in partial London theater collapse
LONDON (AP) — The ceiling of a London theater partially collapsed Thursday night, showering a packed audience with heaps of plaster, wood and dust. More than 80 people were injured — at least seven seriously — and several trapped theater-goers had to be rescued, authorities said.
Report: Fired nuke general misbehaved in Russia
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Air Force general who was fired from his post as head of U.S. land-based nuclear missile forces engaged in "inappropriate behavior" while on official business in Russia last summer, including heavy drinking and associating with "suspect" women, according to an investigation report released Thursday.
After 10 years in jail, Khodorkovsky eyes freedom
MOSCOW (AP) — It was arguably Russian President Vladimir Putin's biggest political decision of the year — the announcement that imprisoned tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky will be pardoned. Here's a look at Khodorkovsky, the implications of his imprisonment and his impending release:
NSA debate shifts in favor of surveillance limits
WASHINGTON (AP) — In a sharp and unexpected shift, the national debate over U.S. government surveillance seems to be turning in favor of reining in the National Security Agency's expansive spying powers at home and abroad.