Missing Mexico students: Iguala mayor arrest
BBC NewsMissing Mexico students: Iguala mayor arrest orderedBBC NewsMexico's government has ordered the arrest of the mayor of the southern town of Iguala, where six people died and 43 students disappeared after clashing with local police last month. Mexico's chief prosecutor said Mayor Jose Luis Abarca ordered the police ...Mexican AG's office: Mayor, wife behind attacks on studentsFox News LatinoMayor, wife accused of ordering attack on Mexican studentsLos Angeles TimesMexican mayor linked to deadly attack on students which left 43 missingDaily MailChristian Science Monitorall 211 news articles »
Posted on 22 October 2014 | 3:21 pm
Suspected shooter identified in Canada
CNNSuspected shooter identified in Canada attackCNN(CNN) -- Michael Zehaf-Bibeau has been identified by Canadian officials to their American counterparts as the suspected gunman in Wednesday's shooting in Ottawa, multiple U.S. officials told CNN. The gunman was killed after two shooting incidents -- one ...Canadian soldier, gunman killed in attack on Ottawa capital complexFox NewsCanada's Capital Goes on LockdownWall Street JournalCanada Shooting: Soldier, Suspect Dead In Parliament AttackABC NewsBusinessweek -NBCNews.com -CBC.caall 3,004 news articles »
Posted on 22 October 2014 | 3:19 pm
Blast outside Cairo University wounds 11:
ReutersBlast outside Cairo University wounds 11: OfficialsReutersCAIRO (Reuters) - A bomb outside Cairo University wounded 11 people on Wednesday, among them several police officers, Egyptian officials said. The blast occurred in a square outside the university at the end of the school day. Six police officers and four ...UPDATE 1-Blast outside Cairo University wounds 10 - Interior MinistryReuters Africa10 hurt in blast outside Cairo UniversityIrish TimesTen injured in Cairo University blastFox News LatinoWashington Post -Arab Newsall 248 news articles »
Posted on 22 October 2014 | 2:56 pm
Baby killed, 7 hurt in Jerusalem terror
Christian Science MonitorBaby killed, 7 hurt in Jerusalem terror attack; terrorist dies of gunshot woundsHaaretzA three-month-old baby was killed and seven other people were wounded on Wednesday evening when a Palestinian drove his car into a light rail train station near Ammunition Hill in Jerusalem and ran over over passersby disembarking from the train.Israel Says Palestinian 'Terrorist' Driver Kills InfantWall Street JournalDriver Plows Into Group at Jerusalem Train Station, Killing Baby, Police SayNew York TimesPalestinian man attacks Jerusalem crowd with car, killing oneChristian Science MonitorJerusalem Post -The Daily Star -Los Angeles Timesall 654 news articles »
Posted on 22 October 2014 | 2:54 pm
US jury convicts ex-Blackwater guards in
euronewsUS jury convicts ex-Blackwater guards in 2007 Baghdad killingseuronewsCanada police investigating Michael Zehaf-Bibeau as possible suspect in Ottawa shooting, source familiar with matter tells Reuters. U.S. jury convicts ex-Blackwater guards in 2007 Baghdad killings. Reuters, 22/10 23:07 CET. By Aruna Viswanatha and Julia ...Blackwater guards found guilty in Iraq killingsSFGateFour Blackwater guards found guilty in 2007 Iraq shootings of 31 unarmed civiliansWashington Post4 ex-Blackwater guards guilty of deadly Iraq shootingUSA TODAYFox News -The Guardian -Los Angeles Timesall 361 news articles »
Posted on 22 October 2014 | 2:29 pm
Sergeant-at-arms hailed as hero
Kevin Vickers is credited with shooting a gunman in an attack at the Canadian Parliament.
Posted on 22 October 2014 | 12:24 pm
Koch Brothers Super PAC adds another $6.5
The Koch brothers-backed super PAC is adding to its TV spending over the final two weeks leading up to the midterm elections, dropping an additional $6.5 million into six competitive U.S. Senate races. The ads will link Democratic candidates to President Obama.
Posted on 22 October 2014 | 12:02 pm
Senator blasts DEA for fake Facebook profile
The chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee is calling on the Justice Department to condemn the actions of a DEA agent who created a fake Facebook profile using a real woman's name and photos without her consent.
Posted on 22 October 2014 | 5:36 am
U.S. tightens Ebola monitoring for West
By Bill Berkrot NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. health officials unveiled new measures on Wednesday to carry out Ebola monitoring on anyone entering the country from the three nations at the center of a West African epidemic, increasing precautions to stop the spread of the virus. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said that beginning Monday, travelers from Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea will be directed to check in with health officials every day and report their temperatures and any Ebola symptoms for 21 days, the period of incubation for the virus. ...
Posted on 22 October 2014 | 10:21 am
Autopsy of slain Missouri teen shows
By Carey Gillam (Reuters) - A government autopsy of the unarmed black teenager whose killing by a white police officer set off months of protests in Ferguson, Missouri, suggests he suffered a gunshot to the hand from close range, according to a copy of the autopsy published by the St. Louis Post Dispatch. The autopsy results could buttress claims by supporters of Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson that the Aug. 9 shooting of Michael Brown, 18, was justified. ...
Posted on 22 October 2014 | 10:00 am