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art

More: Kunstmuseum Bern's president Christoph Schaeublin told reporters in Berlin the museum would accept the collection, but would work to ensure that any art looted from Jewish owners by the Nazis is returned - @AP

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art

Swiss museum says it will accept trove of priceless art bequeathed to it by German collector - @AP

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markets

Switzerland's SMI equity index hits 9,000 point mark for 1st time since late 2007, tracking recent gains in stock indexes worldwide - @Reuters

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2018, 2022 World Cup bribery allegations

FIFA files criminal complaint in Switzerland against unnamed individuals in World Cup bidding - @AP

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landslides

4 people now confirmed dead in landslides in southern Switzerland, northern Italy following heavy rains - @BBCNews

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landslides

The bodies of 2 women have been pulled from the rubble of a small apartment building after it was hit by a landslide in Switzerland's rain-drenched southern Ticino region, police say - @AFP

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UBS

Switzerland's financial markets regulator has warned several past and present UBS AG employees that they face potential enforcement actions for alleged roles in misconduct in the foreign-exchange markets - @WSJ

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Ferguson, Mo., unrest 2014

Parents of Michael Brown to testify before a UN committee on torture in Switzerland next week - @washingtonpost

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Ebola outbreak 2014

Swiss authorities say male nurse who was bitten by an Ebola patient while working in Sierra Leone has been flown to Switzerland as a precaution - @AP

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NSA leaker Edward Snowden granted temporary asylum in Russia

Former intelligence contractor Edward Snowden could be granted safe passage in Switzerland if he helped a potential criminal inquiry into US spying there, Swiss public prosecutor's office says - @Reuters

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Michael Schumacher injured

Michael Schumacher has left hospital in Lausanne, Switzerland, and his 'rehabilitation will take place at home,' management says - @SkyNewsBreak

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Alps

Son of UK business tycoon Richard Branson rescued from near summit of Matterhorn in Swiss Alps after severe bout of altitude sickness - @itvnews

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Ukraine, Russia political crisis

Russia's foreign ministry on sanctions from Switzerland: 'We view these decisions...as unfounded and as showing that the Swiss people, to the detriment of their own interests, are continuing to repeat the unfriendly steps by the US and European Union towards Russia' - @Reuters

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Switzerland

2 small planes collide over Switzerland, 7 injured - @AP

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crime & courts

Swiss police say man shot to death in St Gallen mosque, 1 arrested - @swissinfo_en

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Train derails in Switzerland, August 2014

Police: Of the 11 hurt in a train derailment in Switzerland, 5 are serious and 6 are slightly injured - @AFP

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Train derails in Switzerland, August 2014

Update: 11 people injured after Swiss mountain train ran into landslide in the Alps, police spokesperson says - @AP

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Train derails in Switzerland, August 2014

Photo: Rescue services recover a victim of the passenger train accident in Switzerland - EPA via @TelegraphNews

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Train derails in Switzerland, August 2014

Swiss air rescue teams have 2 helicopters at the scene of the train derailment in mountainous region - @Reuters

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Train derails in Switzerland, August 2014

Photo: Passengers leaving accident site in Switzerland after train cars derail in mountains - @SRF via @johnvandertol

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