Cairns police arrest mother after discovery
Irish TimesCairns police arrest mother after discovery of eight dead childrenIrish TimesThe 37-year-old mother of seven of the eight children found dead in a mass stabbing in Australia's city of Cairns has been arrested for murder, police have said. Det Insp Bruno Asnicar said the woman, who was hospitalised on Friday with stab wounds, was ...Father's heartache after Cairns deathsDaily MailCairns mother arrested over eight children's deathsThe Australian (blog)Australian woman arrested in deaths of 8 childrenChron.comReuters -BBC News -ABC Onlineall 1,315 news articles »
Posted on 19 December 2014 | 8:30 pm
Taliban threaten to kill politicians' kids
Times of IndiaTaliban threaten to kill politicians' kids nextTimes of IndiaNEW DELHI: After the gruesome killing of children in Peshawar this week, Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan has warned the Nawaz Sharif government that it will start eliminating children of politicians, including Sharif's family, and army officers if the Pakistan ...Pakistan's most hated man: volleyball player, child killerDaily TimesPakistan resumes executions after Peshawar school attackBBC NewsMuslim Community Holds Vigil for Murdered Pakistan StudentsNBC 6 South FloridaThe Globe and Mail -The News Internationalall 1,299 news articles »
Posted on 19 December 2014 | 8:02 pm
North Korea hacked Sony: Obama - The Hindu
The HinduNorth Korea hacked Sony: ObamaThe HinduPresident Barack Obama declared Friday that Sony “made a mistake” in shelving a satirical film about a plot to assassinate North Korea's leader, and he pledged the U.S. would respond “in a place and manner and time that we choose” to the hacking attack ...US: Sony Cyberattack is 'Serious' National Security MatterVoice of AmericaObama Vows a Response to Cyberattack on SonyNew York TimesHow the FBI says it connected North Korea to the Sony hack — and why some ...MashableLos Angeles Times -CNN (blog) -BBC Newsall 13,531 news articles »
Posted on 19 December 2014 | 7:32 pm
Britain Condemns Killings, Mass Abduction In
CHANNELS TELEVISIONBritain Condemns Killings, Mass Abduction In Northern NigeriaBernamaLONDON, Dec 20 (Bernama) -- British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond on Friday condemned the killings and mass abduction of villagers in northern Nigeria, Xinhua news agency reported. Suspected members of Boko Haram terrorist group killed 32 ...Boko Haram Massacres Aged Persons In GwozaLeadership Newspapersall 164 news articles »
Posted on 19 December 2014 | 7:16 pm
Israel: Airstrike Hits Gaza Site - New York
HaaretzIsrael: Airstrike Hits Gaza SiteNew York TimesRetaliating for a rocket fired into Israel on Friday, the Israeli military said it carried out an airstrike on a Hamas site in southern Gaza early Saturday in what was its first aerial bombing in Palestinian territory since an August cease-fire that ended this summer's ...Israel bombs Gaza militant base after rocket hits southern IsraelReutersIsrael carries out airstrike on Hamas site in GazaEconomic TimesIsrael attacks Hamas site in GazaHaaretzThe Independent -Al-Arabiyaall 1,034 news articles »
Posted on 19 December 2014 | 7:13 pm
Obama vows U.S. response to North Korea
President Barack Obama vowed that the United States will respond to the devastating cyber attack on Sony Pictures blamed on the North Korean government. Obama said the cyber attack "caused a lot of damage" to Sony but that he believed the company made a mistake in canceling the release of "The Interview," a comedy portraying the assassination of the North Korean leader, Kim Jong Un. "We will respond," Obama told an end-of-year news conference. ...
Posted on 19 December 2014 | 3:52 pm
Ferguson prosecutor: Some witnesses lied,
A woman who swore she saw teenager Michael Brown pummel Ferguson Officer Darren Wilson and charge him “like a football player,” was lying about being at the scene of the controversial police shooting, St. Louis County Prosecutor Robert McCulloch said Friday.
Posted on 19 December 2014 | 4:06 pm
New Ray Rice video shows couple kissing
Posted on 31 December 1969 | 4:00 pm
Obama says U.S. blacks better off overall
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama said on Friday that U.S. blacks are better off now than they were when he began his presidency in 2009, but that the gap between blacks and whites remains. "Like the rest of America, Black America, in the aggregate, is better off now than it was when I came into office," he told reporters in an end-of-year news conference. "The gap between income and wealth of white and black America persists, and we've got more work to do on that front. ...
Posted on 19 December 2014 | 12:19 pm
Friend of accused Boston bomber pleads
By Scott Malone BOSTON (Reuters) - A high school friend of the accused Boston Marathon bombers pleaded guilty on Friday to charges including having possessed a gun that prosecutors contend the suspects used to shoot dead a university police officer as they tried to flee the city. Stephen Silva, 21, changed his plea from not guilty in U.S. District Court in Boston after reaching a deal with federal prosecutors that was filed under seal. ...
Posted on 19 December 2014 | 1:39 pm