Shipping ship runs aground, catches fire near Alaska

Shipping ship runs aground, catches fire near Alaska

A container ship ran aground and caught fire early on Sunday off British Columbia’s north coast. Emergency managers identified the ship as the MSC Farley, a Swiss-flagged cargo vessel. It caught fire while en…

How Denmark’s ‘America-style’ Metro got built

travel

How Denmark’s ‘America-style’ Metro got built

In September, Copenhagen will celebrate a significant milestone in its railway system: the opening of the “America-style” metro, opened in September of 2013, on time and on budget, as Denmark’s first monorail. At the…

'Panic Laws' part of Italy's dark fascist past

europe

‘Panic Laws’ part of Italy’s dark fascist past

Written by by Staff Writer Juliette Tsang, CNN Fleeing a death threat made on social media against the Irish Center in the northern Italian city of Turin, owner Christine O’Sullivan left for Ireland on…

Japan to witness royal wedding

travel

Japan to witness royal wedding

By AJP, BBC World Service The wedding will break new ground On her final birthday as a member of the imperial family, Japan’s Princess Mako is set to tie the knot to a commoner….

Shocking Stories: should you take a ride?

technology

Shocking Stories: should you take a ride?

Summer reading, it seems, has never been so graphic. As the season hits its peak, no publication is better placed to bring you spectacular runway landings than Shocking Stories by the journalist Suckberry, whose…