Nov 12, 2013
On this day: Bombs hit the Shetland Islands
In 1936, Edward VIII told prime minister Stanley Baldwin that he intended to marry American divorc e Mrs Wallis Simpson.
No scary prices for Halloween costumes at thrift shops
Whether racing to find a last-minute getup or simply looking for more affordable options, shoppers flock to area thrift stores in the days and weeks leading up to Halloween in search of ready-made costumes or items to make their own.
German minister blasts alleged US surveillance
The March 4, 2008 file photo shows German Chancellor Angela Merkel posing with a cell phone at the booth of Sony Ericsson during her opening walk at the CeBIT in Hanover, northern Germany.