An American woman, her Canadian husband and their 3 young children have been released after years of being held captive by a network with ties to the Taliban.
The noise of car engines enveloping the streets of the French capital might in the future become a memory for Paris pedestrians.
"The Holy Grail of Old Master paintings," valued at about $100 million, was commissioned by Louis XII in 1506.
Former hospital president argues $500K renovation to cardinal's penthouse apartment would have led to more donations.
"Columbus Day is a day that we've chosen to celebrate who we are," says a representative of an Italian heritage group.