Sinkhole in China captured on video swallowing 5 people

BEIJING (AP) — A sinkhole in a northeastern Chinese city has swallowed five people in dramatic scenes that were captured on video….

Austrian Police: at least 20 migrants found dead in truck

VIENNA (AP) — At least 20 migrants were found dead Thursday in a truck parked on the shoulder of an Austrian highway leading from the Hungarian border, police said….

London Underground delays plans for 24-hour subway service

LONDON (AP) — London Underground has delayed plans to start a 24-hour subway service on weekends, allowing more time for talks with unions demanding better pay and conditions….

Q&A: What to make of the recent volatility in the markets

The wild swings in the stock market this week have sent market volatility levels to heights not seen since the financial crisis….

Review: New phones, tablets keep Samsung at Android helm

NEW YORK (AP) — Samsung’s new smartphones and tablets might not offer enough to entice current iPhone and iPad users to switch, but they keep Samsung at the head of the class among Android gadget makers….

Christmas in August: Wal-Mart’s holiday layaway comes early

NEW YORK (AP) — Wal-Mart is giving customers a head start on holiday shopping, launching its annual layaway program two weeks earlier than last year….

Dutch rabbit Miffy and Matisse side-by-side at Rijksmuseum

AMSTERDAM (AP) — Miffy is hanging with Matisse at the Rijksmuseum….

Police confront North Dakota students armed with telescope

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Turkey probes restoration of tower likened to ‘SpongeBob’

Turkey probes restoration of tower likened to ‘SpongeBob’ Associated Press – 27 August 2015 11:31-04:00 Copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Migration, anti-extremism focus of Western Balkans summit

VIENNA (AP) — Seeking to stem the flow of Mideast migrants, Austria’s foreign minister on Thursday floated elements of a five-point plan that foresees establishing safe havens in the region where those seeking asylum in the EU could be processed and – if they...