Italy's president has demanded guarantees that all the nation's roads are safe following the Genoa highway bridge collapse, after he comforted mourners at a state funeral for many of the dead in the grieving port city.
Kofi Annan left the United Nations far more committed than it had been to combating poverty, promoting equality and fighting for human rights - and until his death Saturday he worried about the rise of nationalism.
Teachers in Nevada's largest school district are trying to find ways to deal with overcrowded classrooms after a study found that the state had the largest average class sizes in the nation last year for the second year in a row.
South Carolina's state-owned utility has opted to postpone this month's meeting amid confusion over its leadership as state leaders continue to grapple with the fallout from a multibillion-dollar nuclear construction debacle.
Russian President Vladimir Putin made a flying visit to Austria to attend the wedding of the country's foreign minister Saturday, before heading to Berlin for talks with German Chancellor Angela Merkel.