Daily Archives: June 9, 2018

HUSBAND HELD FOR HOMICIDE OF MISSING WOMAN IN ITALY

BRESCIA, Italy A 50-year-old Moroccan man has been held on suspicion of homicide after his 29-year-old wife went missing on Sunday evening in this northern Italian city, sources said Friday.

The man is also suspected of the felony of hiding …

Momentous Days in Ethiopia as New PM Pledges Major Reforms

These are not ordinary times in Ethiopia. Sweeping changes that seemed unthinkable just weeks ago have been announced almost daily since a new prime minister, Africa’s youngest head of government, took office and vowed to bring months of deadly protests …

Sculpted Head of Mystery Biblical King Found in Israel

An enigmatic sculpture of a king’s head dating back nearly 3,000 years has set off a modern-day mystery caper as scholars try to figure out whose face it depicts.

The 5-centimeter (2-inch) sculpture is an exceedingly rare example of figurative …