A judge in Egypt on Monday sentenced to death 683 alleged supporters of the country's ousted Islamist president in the latest mass trial that included the Muslim Brotherhood's spiritual leader, defense lawyers said.
Miguel de Cervantes, Spain's greatest writer, was a soldier of little fortune. He died broke in Madrid, his body riddled with bullets. His burial place was a tiny convent church no larger than the entrance hall of an average house.
President Obama said Monday that the U.S. would announce more economic sanctions targeting Russian individuals and corporations in response to what he described as Russia's failure to uphold agreements aimed at cooling the crisis in Ukraine.