Spanish bishop stripped of post after marrying erotica author

Spanish bishop stripped of post after marrying erotica author

A Spanish bishop stripped of his authority after marrying an erotica author has lost his place on the church’s top ranking religious court, local media reported. Bishop Ángel Barajas, who married his literary romance…

Golf course auditor charged with arson over deadly fire

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Golf course auditor charged with arson over deadly fire

A city employee was charged with arson Sunday after a fire at a golf course clubhouse meant to be used for homeless people turned deadly, according to a report. Rick Khoury, an accountant, allegedly…

How to get legroom on a plane

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How to get legroom on a plane

If you’re looking for the biggest legroom on a plane, you’ll probably spend a little more money in the hopes of getting your hands on one of these 61-foot-long seats at 30,000 feet. These…

That new Coney Island ferry? All work and no play

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That new Coney Island ferry? All work and no play

A ferry is coming to Coney Island to open up a new ride and access to the waterfront. (L-R) Shain Thomas, Sargeant Donna Oliver, Fardin Aloma, J. Scott Jenson, and Betsy Nee also have…

Espirito Santo: South African police arrest ex-boss of group

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Espirito Santo: South African police arrest ex-boss of group

BBC News Eugenio Monteiro is wanted in Portugal on money laundering charges South African police have arrested a senior executive of Portugal’s Banco Espirito Santo over allegations of money laundering. The bank’s interim chairman,…

Toronto school outbreak may be due to substandard housing

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Toronto school outbreak may be due to substandard housing

Image copyright TDSB Image caption The TDSB says all the students at the three schools are “safe and secure” There are outbreaks of a gastrointestinal illness at three Toronto District School Board (TDSB) schools….

The ski industry's problem with cold, dry weather

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The ski industry’s problem with cold, dry weather

Written by By Alex Symson for CNN The wait for snow is usually the unofficial start of ski season, but this year was anything but typical. November’s October freeze has left ski resorts struggling…