- Published on Saturday, 25 October 2014 07:47
A student recently crowned freshman class homecoming prince opened fire inside a high school cafeteria Friday near Seattle, killing one student and injuring at least four others before taking his own life, officials said.
- Published on Thursday, 23 October 2014 08:12
ABUJA (Reuters) - A bomb exploded at a bus station in northern Nigeria's Bauchi state late on Wednesday, killing at least five people and wounding 12, police said.
- Published on Wednesday, 22 October 2014 15:12
He might have got away with it if it hadn't been for his supermarket loyalty card.
A British fraudster who pretended to be quadriplegic and sometimes comatose for two years to avoid prosecution has been convicted after police caught him on camera driving and strolling around supermarkets.
- Published on Thursday, 23 October 2014 06:55
The United States has stepped up its monitoring of travelers entering the country from West Africa in a bid to stem the spread of Ebola. But the rules stop short of imposing a ban on all visitors from the region.
- Published on Wednesday, 22 October 2014 15:23
Several shots have been fired outside and inside the nation's parliament in Ottawa.
Witnesses reported seeing a gunman firing at the Ottawa War Memorial and then running toward the government buildings, where more shots were heard.
- Published on Saturday, 18 October 2014 11:13
(CNN) -- Take no chances. Leave no stone unturned. Fueled by Ebola fears, these common axioms are driving policy and action -- at times to hefty measures.
- Published on Wednesday, 22 October 2014 15:15
Indian police are investigating the alleged rape of a three-year-old girl in her school in the city of Bangalore.
The child returned from school on Tuesday and complained of pain that had been caused by "an uncle in school", her parents told the police.
- Published on Friday, 17 October 2014 11:16
At least 14 people are feared dead in an accident at a pop concert in Seongnam, south of Seoul in South Korea, according to media reports.
One report said that a ventilation grate had collapsed and that people fell 20 metres (65ft) into an underground parking area.