A French city official says an upcoming Madonna concert in Marseille has been cancelled following a stage collapse on Thursday that killed one worker and injured nine others.
A magnitude 6.1 quake has struck off the coast of Papua New Guinea, but appears to have done little damage.
Oscar Wilde, whose flamboyant homosexuality shocked Britain in the 19th century, won an unlikely endorsement from the Vatican on Thursday.
Politicians vote 33 to 28 to start membership talks with the European Union.
Gholam Reza Aghazadeh