France rail strikes put local restaurants on the line

Rolling two-day strikes at the French state railway company have paralysed the network on and off for two weeks and are already starting to have an effect on French businesses. As David Pollard reports, restaurants and hotels are particularly affected.&#


Argentine police officers who claimed rats ate missing pot are fired

Eight police officers in Argentina who claimed that rats ate more than half a ton of marijuana missing from police custody were fired Tuesday, according to local media reports.        


A demolition goes wrong in Denmark; Silo crashes on a cultural center

A silo demolition in Denmark went awry Friday as a 170-foot tower collapsed in the wrong direction and partially landed on a local cultural center.        


Rory McIlroy issues Masters challenge to Patrick Reed

Rory McIlroy, trailing Patrick Reed in his quest for his first green jacket, is going to try to spoil the local hero's party.        

TV & Radio

Sinclair defends itself over uproar after local news anchors read anti-'false news' screed

The nation's largest broadcaster is facing criticism after having anchors at dozens of its stations read a script warning viewers about other media outlets' faked news.        

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