Edition:
United States
Pictures | Fri Feb 1, 2013 | 9:05am EST

Bank scandal helps surge by Berlusconi ahead of Italy election

Former Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi gestures during a news conference at the headquarter of People of Freedom Party (PDL) in Rome February 1, 2013. REUTERS/Alessandro Bianchi

Former Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi gestures during a news conference at the headquarter of People of Freedom Party (PDL) in Rome February 1, 2013. REUTERS/Alessandro Bianchi

Former Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi gestures during a news conference at the headquarter of People of Freedom Party (PDL) in Rome February 1, 2013. REUTERS/Alessandro Bianchi
Close
1 / 2
Italian former Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi arrives to lead a news conference at the headquarter of People of Freedom Party (PDL) in Rome February 1, 2013. REUTERS/Alessandro Bianchi

Italian former Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi arrives to lead a news conference at the headquarter of People of Freedom Party (PDL) in Rome February 1, 2013. REUTERS/Alessandro Bianchi

Italian former Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi arrives to lead a news conference at the headquarter of People of Freedom Party (PDL) in Rome February 1, 2013. REUTERS/Alessandro Bianchi
Close
2 / 2

Next Slideshows

Saudi Arabia appoints Prince Muqrin as second deputy PM

RIYADH (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah has named former intelligence chief Prince Muqrin bin Abdulaziz as second deputy prime minister, a role...

Feb 01 2013

Merkel backs plans to cap German power price rises before poll

BERLIN (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Friday threw her weight behind plans presented this week by her environment minister to limit increases in...

Feb 01 2013

Turkey's Erdogan says U.S. embassy blast was suicide bombing

ANKARA (Reuters) - An attack at the U.S. Embassy in Turkey's capital on Friday that killed two people was a suicide bombing, Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip...

Feb 01 2013

U.S. embassy blast in Turkey suspected terrorist attack: UK mission

ISTANBUL (Reuters) - An explosion at the U.S. embassy in the Turkish capital Ankara on Friday was a suspected terrorist attack, the British Consulate-General in...

Feb 01 2013

MORE IN PICTURES

Islamic State's capital Raqqa falls

Islamic State's capital Raqqa falls

U.S.-backed militias in Syria declare victory over Islamic State in its capital Raqqa, raising flags over the last jihadist footholds after a four-month battle.

Celebrating Diwali

Celebrating Diwali

Hindus around the world celebrate the festival of lights.

Inside an Islamic State bunker in Raqqa

Inside an Islamic State bunker in Raqqa

Syrian Democratic Forces inspect a bunker used by Islamic State militants under the city's stadium.

The search for water in Puerto Rico

The search for water in Puerto Rico

Puerto Ricans search for drinking water as parts of the island still struggle with shortages a month after Hurricane Maria hit.

Today in Sports

Today in Sports

Our top sports photography of the day.

China's Congress meets

China's Congress meets

Inside the annual Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference in Beijing.

Thousands of fish die in Paraguay river

Thousands of fish die in Paraguay river

Authorities are investigating after thousands of fish turn up dead in Paraguay's Confuso river.

Iraqi forces advance on Kurdish-held area

Iraqi forces advance on Kurdish-held area

Iraq's central government forces advance into territory held by Kurds, seizing a swathe of countryside surrounding the oil city of Kirkuk.

Staving off disease in Rohingya refugee camps

Staving off disease in Rohingya refugee camps

Aid groups attempt to ward off cholera and dysentery outbreaks in squalid Rohingya refugee camps in Bangladesh, distributing vaccines and setting up clinics.

Trending Collections

Pictures

Podcast