Calls for Mexican president to resign gain tractionIn this edition: Mexico's president facing growing calls to resign; Breaking Bad” action figures spark outrage in the US and a well-known furniture store pays tribute to horro...
SYRIA - IRAQ
Cameron: 'We must take action' over IS hostage beheadingUK Prime Minister David Cameron led the global outcry over the video released by the Islamic State (IS) group purporting to show the beheading of British hostage Alan Henning.
SYRIA - IRAQ
IS group posts video of alleged beheading of British hostageA video posted online Friday purports to show an Islamic State militant beheading British hostage Alan Henning. The authenticity of the footage cannot be independently verified but...
US worker beheads colleague after being sackedA worker who had recently tried to convert colleagues to Islam beheaded one of them in a frenzied knife rampage after being fired from his job, US police said Friday.
Oscar Pistorius guilty of culpable homicideOlympic and Paralympic track star Oscar Pistorius was convicted of culpable homicide on Friday, escaping the more serious charge of murder for the killing of his girlfriend, and wi...
Judge clears Paralympic star Pistorius of murder chargesSouth African Judge Thokozile Masipa on Thursday cleared Oscar Pistorius of all murder charges, saying the state had failed to prove the athlete intended to kill his girlfriend Ree...
Murder trial verdict expected for ‘Blade Runner’ Oscar PistoriusAfter 41 days of tears and at times gruesome testimony in the Pretoria High Court, Oscar Pistorius, the South African double amputee who became one of the biggest names in athletic...
Web users react to the death of Steven SotloffIn this edition: web users react to the death of Steven Sotloff; US multinational Burger King is accused of tax evasion; and a dog in a pretty impressive balancing act.
Fugitive British killer returns to French psychiatric hospitalA violent, mentally ill British man who had escaped from a French psychiatric hospital on Wednesday turned himself in on Sunday.
British killer escapes from French psychiatric hospitalFrench police have launched a manhunt for a mentally ill British man who escaped from a psychiatric hospital where he had been committed for the brutal murder of his cellmate.
Three suspects 'confess' to murder of Palestinian teenThree out of the six suspects arrested for the murder of Palestinian Mohammed Abu Khdeir, 16, in a suspected revenge killing for the deaths of three Israeli teens have confessed to...
PALESTINIAN TERRITORIES - ISRAEL
Israel strikes Gaza militants as regional tensions riseOvernight Israeli airstrikes killed at least nine Hamas militants in Gaza, according to the Palestinian Islamist group, as tensions soar in the region in the aftermath of last week...