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Hip waders on: Venice braces for another exceptional tide

VENICE, Italy (AP) - Venetians braced Sunday for the prospect of another exceptional tide in a season that is setting records.City officials shut down...

2 jets collide after landing in Frankfurt, no one injured

BERLIN (AP) - Authorities say a collision between two passenger jets on the tarmac at Frankfurt Airport caused damage but left no one injured.The...

Car bomb kills at least 18 in Syrian town held by...

BEIRUT (AP) - A car bomb exploded Saturday in a northern Syrian town controlled by Turkey-backed opposition fighters, killing at least 18 people and...

St. Mark’s Square reopens in Venice, but water remains high

VENICE, Italy (AP) - Tourists and residents were allowed back into St. Mark’s Square in Venice on Saturday, a day after it was closed...

Fire in student apartment block raises Grenfell parallels

LONDON (AP) - A fire that swept through a six-story student apartment building in northern England has raised concerns that authorities failed to learn...

Last survivor of the Hindenburg disaster dies at age 90

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - The last remaining survivor of the Hindenburg disaster, Werner Gustav Doehner, has died at age 90.His son said a church...

Doorbell cameras captured final seconds of doomed flight

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - Two doorbell cameras captured the final seconds of the flight of a small plane that crashed into a house last...

Doorbell cameras captured final seconds of doomed flight

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - Two doorbell cameras captured the final seconds of the flight of a small plane that crashed into a house last...

Venice flooded again 3 days after near-record high tide

VENICE, Italy (AP) - Waters are on the rise again Friday in Venice, where the tide is reaching exceptional levels just three days after...

Venice flooded again 3 days after near-record high tide

VENICE, Italy (AP) - Waters are rising in Venice where the tide is reaching exceptional levels just three days after the Italian lagoon city...