Stolen Van Gogh paintings found in Italy

The Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam said the paintings were in 2002. They had been removed from their frames but appeared largely undamaged. It was not immediately clear when they would be returned to the museum. The works, “Congregation Leaving the Reformed Church...

Thailand says two microcephaly cases linked to Zika

The confirmation came a day after U.S. health officials recommended that pregnant women postpone non-essential travel to 11 Southeast Asian countries, including Thailand, because of the risk of mosquito-borne Zika. “We have found two cases of small heads linked...

Philippines President compares drug war to the Holocaust

His comments have triggered shock and anger among Jewish groups. Duterte recently insulted President Barack Obama and in a series of remarks he has undermined the previously close relationship between Manila and Washington. In a rambling speech on his arrival in Davao...

UK house prices suffer slow down

The company has pointed to signs of a cooling in the housing market after voters decided in June to leave the European Union. Prices rose by 5.3 percent in September compared with the same month last year, slower than August’s increase of 5.6 percent, Nationwide...