Leaked records open a ‘Pandora’ box of financial secrets

Hundreds of world leaders, powerful politicians, billionaires, celebrities, religious leaders and drug dealers have been hiding their investments in… Read more

Naomi Campbell steals Lanvin show at Paris Fashion Week

PARIS — Yet again, Naomi Campbell stole the show at Paris Fashion Week. The 51-year-old runway veteran trod the boards of Lanvin’s flower-themed collection… Read more

Health workers once saluted as heroes now get threats

OMAHA, Neb.  — More than a year after U.S. health care workers on the front lines against COVID-19 were saluted as heroes with nightly clapping from… Read more

At 101, she’s still hauling lobsters with no plans to stop

ROCKLAND, Maine — When Virginia Oliver started trapping lobster off Maine’s rocky coast, World War II was more than a decade in the future, the electronic… Read more

Photographer, his leg lost, seeks answers from Paralympians

When I last saw Freddie de los Santos, his mouth was ravaged -- his teeth had been blown away by the same blast that took his leg. And yet, he always… Read more

No stranger to plagues, Venice opens film fest with caution

VENICE — Visitors to Venice could be forgiven for not realizing that beyond the majesty of St. Mark’s Square and the romance of gondola rides lies… Read more

How Instagram star helped rescue dozens from Afghanistan

Dozens of desperate Afghans who had been trying to flee the Taliban before Tuesday’s deadline for the U.S. withdrawal from Kabul made it to safety… Read more

To shake hands or not? An age-old human gesture now in limbo

As the pandemic took hold, a Kansas City-area meeting and event planning business began hawking “I Shake Hands” stickers to help ease awkward social… Read more

Google founder gets New Zealand residency, raising questions

WELLINGTON, New Zealand  — Google co-founder Larry Page has gained New Zealand residency, officials confirmed Friday, stoking debate over whether extremely… Read more