Bizarre phrases such as 'baby gang' have become commonplace in Italy during the recent 'Anglo-Saxon invasion' of English words.
05/12/2010 05:47 pm
Greek debt and volcanic ash aside, the EU's first quarter growth results are positive. But will they stay that way?
05/12/2010 01:34 pm
The Greek bailout package sets the stage for far greater problems down the road.
05/12/2010 12:55 pm
The volcanic ash cloud from Iceland is now drifting over Africa as well as Europe, closing airports and causing cancellations of transatlantic flights to the United States.
05/11/2010 02:28 pm
Although the XENON100 experiment hasn't yielded success yet, scientists say they will detect dark matter soon.
05/11/2010 09:29 am
In Pictures Ready for the World Cup
Russia's Victory Day, the country's most important secular holiday, was marked by an unusual emphasis on international cooperation as American, French, and British troops commemorated the the 1945 defeat of Nazi Germany by marching across Red Square for the first time ever.
05/10/2010 03:06 pm
The 'starve the beast' strategy – raising spending but not taxes – hasn't cut the deficit.
05/10/2010 12:15 am
Photos of the Day Photos of the Day 05/09
Astronomers at the Herschel telescope in Europe have spotted an 'impossible' star that will turn into one of the biggest and brightest stars in our galaxy.
05/08/2010 10:21 am