Police victim 'jailed for robbery'
A homeless man killed by Los Angeles police had been released from prison last May after serving roughly 14 years for bank robbery and was wanted by police for violating probation, US officials have said.
Homeland row: Republicans back down
The Republican-led US House of Representatives has backed down over a dispute that could have led to a partial shutdown of the agency overseeing US borders - handing a major...
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US police fatally shot a homeless man during a "brutal" videotaped...
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A female convenience store clerk in Lexington, Kentucky, was able to fend off two gun-wielding...
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The Duke of Cambridge has watched Chinese children taking part in a football...
Brazil kickback scandal probe urged
Brazil's attorney general has asked the nation's Supreme Court for permission to investigate 54 top political figures for alleged involvement in what prosecutors say is the country's...
Clinton shoe-thrower sentenced
A woman who threw a football boot at Hillary Clinton during a speech the former US secretary of state made in Las Vegas last April has been sentenced to one year of federal supervision in her home state of Arizona.
Benjamin Netanyahu speech: Radio host calls for Democrats boycotting address to be hanged
A far right-wing radio host has sparked a race row, after she called on Democrat politicians, including members of the Black Congressional...
Benjamin Netanyahu's nuclear war of words provokes Washington fall out
Israeli Prime Minster Benjamin Netanyahu has accused the United States and its allies, including Britain, of pursuing an arms enforcement...
US military satellite explodes in space after 'sudden spike in temperature'
A 20-year-old US military satellite has exploded after experiencing a “sudden spike in temperature” while above the Earth, sending...
Fox News admits Bill O'Reilly did not witness bombings in Belfast: channel forced to...
Fox News has reportedly admitted that its host Bill O’Reilly did not witness any bombings during the Troubles in Northern Ireland despite...
Petraeus to admit documents charge
David Petraeus, the former CIA director and top US army general whose affair with his biographer brought down what many considered a bright political future, has agreed to plead guilty to mishandling classified materials.
MH17 relatives see flight wreckage
Relatives of those killed when Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 was downed over eastern Ukraine have visited a Dutch air base to view the wreckage of the plane.
Portuguese PM in tax controversy
Red-faced Portuguese prime minister Pedro Passos Coelho has admitted he is "not perfect" after it was revealed he failed to pay his social security contributions during five years, before he came to office.
Clinton used personal email account
Hillary Clinton used a personal email account during her time as US secretary of state, rather than a government-issued email address, potentially hampering efforts to archive official government documents required by law.
Boy 'hits brother with stolen car'
A nine-year-old boy ended up in hospital after his 10-year-old brother apparently ran him over with a stolen car in Michigan in the US, authorities said.
Troops seize town from Boko Haram
Hundreds of people have been killed as troops from Chad seized the Nigerian town of Dikwa from Boko Haram extremists, according to military reports and witnesses.
Liberia urges Ebola 'Marshall Plan'
Liberia's president has called for an international aid plan to help rebuild economies in West Africa once Ebola is under control.
Evacuations as Chile volcano erupts
One of South America's most active volcanoes erupted in southern Chile, spewing heavy smoke into the air as lava surged down its slopes, prompting authorities to evacuate thousands of people.
Egyptian court suspends election
An Egyptian court has suspended the country's upcoming parliamentary elections, following an earlier Supreme Constitutional Court ruling deeming laws regulating the vote unconstitutional.
Roadside bombs slow Tikrit advance
Iraqi troops and Shia militias have battled against Islamic State south of the militant-held city of Tikrit, though roadside bombs and suicide attacks slowed their advance on Saddam Hussein's hometown.
Crowds mourn Kremlin critic Nemtsov
Thousands of mourners and dignitaries have filed past the white-lined coffin of murdered Kremlin critic Boris Nemtsov, many offering flowers as they paid their last respects to one of the most prominent figures of Russia's beleaguered opposition.
Obama blunt on Netanyahu speech
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told Congress today that an emerging agreement between Iran and the US would all but guarantee Tehran gets nuclear weapons and would be a very bad deal, drawing a blunt rebuttal from President Barack Obama.
Students in face-off with police
Hundreds of police have formed a human chain around student protesters staging a sit-in on a road after being blocked from marching to Burma's biggest city.
20 killed in China bus accident
Twenty people have died after a bus carrying an opera troupe fell off a cliff in central China.
Shot man reached for gun: police
US police fatally shot a homeless man during a "brutal" videotaped struggle in which an officer cried out that the man had grabbed his gun, the Los Angeles police chief said.
Classical composer Laderman dies
Ezra Laderman, a US classical music composer whose works ranged from symphonies to operas to music for Academy Award-winning films, has died aged 90.
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