FAIRFIELD, Connecticut (AP) - Two commuter trains serving New York City collided in Connecticut during Friday's evening rush hour, sending 60 people to the hospital, including five with critical injuries, Governor Dannel Malloy said.
PARIS (AFP) - France became the 14th country to legalise same-sex marriage on Saturday after President Francois Hollande signed it into law following months of bitter political debate.
MOSCOW (AFP) - Held a virtual prisoner by the Bolsheviks months before his execution, Russia's last tsar Nicholas II pasted informal snapshots of his family into an album which has now come to light in a Russian provincial museum.
ATHENS (AFP) - In a society where family ties traditionally play a prominent role, Greece's deep economic crisis apparently offers a few Greek mothers a reason to be happy.
PARIS (AFP) - French President Francois Hollande will sign a gay marriage and adoption bill into law on Saturday, after the Constitutional Council threw out a legal challenge by the right-wing opposition.