Italy's farm lobby is warning that agricultural production is plummeting nationwide because of a prolonged heat and dry spell that prompted authorities to ration water and declare a state of emergency in some areas.
Forecasters expect remnants of Tropical Depression Cindy to drench parts of Tennessee, Kentucky and West Virginia, bringing heavy rainfall, possible flash flooding and higher river and lake levels through the weekend.
A leading Polish human rights official has come under fire for saying the "Polish nation" took part in the implementation of the Holocaust _ a controversial statement in a country that never collaborated with Nazi Germany during World War II.
Prosecutors read into the record comedian Bill Cosby's 2005 testimony about what he said were several sexual encounters with Andrea Constand. Constand testified this week that she rejected Cosby's advances and would have fought him off again had pills not left her paralyzed and semi-conscious.
Jury hears Cosby's decade-old testimony about sexual encounters
Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan appears with ‘House of Cards’ star Michael Kelly in opioid epidemic awareness video