Catalan jailed MPs attend Spain parliament opening

Image copyright Reuters Image caption The jailed Catalan politicians registered as MPs on Monday Five Catalan separatist politicians – currently on trial accused of rebellion – are poised to take their seats in the Spanish parliament under police escort. It is the first time that Spain has admitted elected detainees …

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Aretha Franklin: Three wills discovered

Image copyright Reuters Three handwritten wills have been found at the home of Aretha Franklin, months after the “Queen of Soul’s” death. Franklin died from pancreatic cancer in August and family members said at the time that she had left no will. But three documents were found earlier this month. …

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Niki Lauda, Formula One Legend: A Story Of Fire And Ice

On fire in a burning cockpit: Formula One legend Niki Lauda, who died late on Monday at the age of 70, will forever be known for his 1976 accident. But even the horrific crash could not shake the 1975 world champion’s icy determination — he staged a near-miraculous comeback to …

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