American, British Veterans Recreate D-Day Parachute Drops
Parachutists are jumping over Normandy again, just as soldiers did 75 years ago for D-Day ? but this time without being shot at.
Rescue of Injured 74-Year-Old Hiker Spins Out of Control
Authorities say a 74-year-old hiker whose head and face were injured in a fall on a Phoenix mountain endured a wild ride in a stretcher as she was being hoisted into a helicopter.
The Latest: Sudanese Generals Say They Want to Resume Talks
The Latest on developments in Sudan (all times local):
The Latest: Body of 13th Victim Recovered From Sunken Boat
The Latest on the sunken tour boat in Hungary’s capital (all times local):
Infantino Says FIFA Scandals Gone, Despite Corruption Cases
Ahead of his re-election as FIFA president, Gianni Infantino said Wednesday he has banished scandals and corruption from the soccer body despite losing members of his council for misconduct.
UK Car Sales Fall Again Amid Ongoing ‘Political Instability’
Britain’s new car market slid back further in May as Brexit instability continued to weigh on business and consumer confidence, the country’s main automotive lobby group said Wednesday.
Fired Charity CEO Accused of Using Cash on LSU, Saints Games
A Louisiana hospital foundation’s former fundraising chief is accused of stealing about $550,000 in donations and using some of it to send family and friends to LSU and New Orleans Saints football games.
Mt. Gox Head Karpeles Plans New Japan Bitcoin Tech Business
Mark Karpeles, arrested in Japan after his bitcoin exchange collapsed from massive hacking, has started a business around the same computer technology that led to his legal troubles.
Germany: No Layoffs at Volkswagen Brand Through 2029
Automaker Volkswagen is ruling out compulsory layoffs at its core brand’s German plants for the next 10 years even as it looks to cut costs and adapts to increasing digitalization.
Trial of German Nursed Accused of 100 Deaths Coming to Close
Defense closing arguments are getting underway in the case of a former nurse accused of killing 100 patients at two hospitals in northern Germany.