Around the World in 60 seconds: Today’s top headlines


Here’s a brief look at some of the top news stories around the world for Feb. 16, 2015.

No respite for East and South as winter storm rages

Fresh after battering the East Coast again over the weekend, crippling Boston, the winter storm that has dumped historic levels of snow has moved south, hitting Kentucky, Tennessee and Virginia.

[Read more from USA Today]

Lance Armstrong hit with $10M damages ruling

Disgraced Tour de France cyclist Lance Armstrong has been ordered to pay $10 million in damages to prize insurer SCA Promotions for lying under oath about doping.

[Read more from the Wall Street Journal]

Talks to restructure Greek bailout debts break down

Greece's finance minister has promised to do "whatever it takes" to reach an agreement with the European Union, after talks over the country's bailout debts broke down.

[Read more from the BBC]

Mom is fatally shot while teaching daughter to drive

Mother Tammy Meyers, 44, was gunned down in an apparent road rage incident while she was teaching her 15-year-old daughter how to drive in Las Vegas.

[Read more from ABC News]

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