International

(Undated) -- BP is freezing pay for all its workers worldwide. The British oil giant said Monday the pay freeze is a response to a challenging market environment, highlighted by crude oil prices that fell by half in 2014. BP announced last month it plans to cut thousands of jobs...
(Washington, DC) -- A former CIA official could face decades in prison for leaking secret information to a "New York Times" reporter. Jeffrey Sterling was convicted of espionage Monday for providing information about an operation to derail Iran's nuclear program. Sterling was...
(Cupertino, CA) -- Turns out people in China are buying more iPhones than people here in the United States. The "Financial Times" says 36-percent of shipments are sent to China, compared to 24-percent to the United States. Last year, China had only 22-percent. Apple's China...
(Spain) -- Ten people are dead after a fighter jet crashed at a military base in Spain today. Officials say a Greek F-16 jet crashed and exploded shortly after takeoff during a NATO training exercise. Another 13 people have been injured.
(Undated) -- A large asteroid stretching about a third of a mile in size is passing by the Earth today. Asteroid 2004 BL-86 will come within 745-thousand miles from Earth. That's about three times as far away as the moon. The asteroid will be visible with a strong pair of...
(Florence, IT) -- An Italian prosecutor wants the captain of the Costa Concordia cruise liner to be sentenced to over two and half decades in prison. Prosecutor Maria Navarro is accusing captain Francesco Schettino of manslaughter, abandoning the ship and false testimony...
(Rome) -- There's a big change at the Vatican after an episode animal rights activists are calling the "dove death sentence." Instead of children releasing doves in St. Peter's Square, they launched balloons on Sunday during the ritual gesture of peace. The change follows an...
(York) -- The Anglican Church's first female bishop has been consecrated. During today's service at York Minster, an opponent of the move made his feelings clear. Reverend Libby Lane becomes the Bishop of Stockport. It follows the formal adoption by the church in November of...
(Jerusalem) -- Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is defending his planned speech in front of the United States Congress, despite being invited without President Obama's knowledge. Netanyahu says he's coming in March in an effort to persuade Congress not to strike any...