A U.N. security Council resolution introduced by France and with the backing of the U.S. sought accountability for wartime atrocities. Russia's ambassador called it a publicity stunt.
The 1957 Norman Rockwell painting of Boston Red Sox players in a locker room was sold Thursday by Christie's auction house. The work first appeared on a magazine that sold for 15 cents.
Colin MacDonald Provan walks his dog Colleen down Glasgow High Street past a Yes referendum campaign billboard On May 20, 2014 in Glasgow, Scotland. A referendum on whether Scotland should be an independent country will take place on September 18, 2014.
London could face new obstacles as a financial capital if Scotland votes is to become its own country and separate from the United Kingdom this fall. But economic warnings from London could change the vote of those in favor for independence. Will Scotland decide to break free from the United Kingdom and become an independent country? Rob Broomby, UK affairs correspondent for the BBC, tells Marketplace Morning Report host David Brancaccio about the possible consequences for the United Kingdom and Scotland.Interview with Rob BroombyPodcast Title Take down the Union Jack? Story Type News StorySyndication SlackerSoundcloudStitcherSwellPMPApp Respond No
The Pennsylvania Dutch draw tourists — and their money — to Lancaster County. But commercialism and development threaten the Amish lifestyle, so some families are moving to more isolated communities.