Italy buries quake dead, recalls sisters embracing in rubble

ASCOLI PICENO, Italy (AP) — A young man wept over a little girl's white coffin, while a woman nearby gently stroked another small casket, as Italians bid farewell Saturday to victims of the devastating earthquake that struck a mountainous region of central Italy this week.

  • Written by TRISHA THOMAS, Associated Press VANESSA GERA, Associated Press

Man faces 2 capital murder charges in Mississippi nun deaths

LEXINGTON, Miss. (AP) — A man suspected in the slayings of two Mississippi nuns who were found dead inside a residence within the community they served has been arrested and charged with two counts of capital murder, Mississippi authorities said.

  • Written by EMILY WAGSTER PETTUS, Associated Press