Britain's Prince William and the Duchess of Cambridge have
named their newborn daughter Charlotte Elizabeth Diana, a
choice that honours the baby's late grandmother Princess
Diana and her great-grandmother Queen Elizabeth.
Nepali police and local volunteers found the bodies of about
100 trekkers and villagers buried in an avalanche set off by
last month's devastating earthquake and were digging through
snow and ice for signs of dozens more missing, officials
Police and FBI on Monday searched the Arizona apartment of
one of two gunmen shot dead after they allegedly opened
fire with assault rifles outside a Texas exhibit of
caricatures of the Prophet Mohammad.
Representatives at preliminary talks aiming to end
Afghanistan's long war have agreed that Taliban insurgents
should open a political office for negotiations, but
disagreement over foreign troops is still hampering prospects
for a ceasefire.
Kenya's deputy president has said there is "no room" for
homosexuality in Kenyan society, a widely-shared view in
African countries that puts their leaders at odds with
Western aid donors who back gay rights.