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(CNN) -- A man shot to death after running down and killing a Canadian soldier with his car was "radicalized" and classified as a "potential important threat" to the country, Canadian authorities said Tuesday at a press conference. Police arrested Martin Rouleau Couture, who reportedly converted to ...
CNN · 37 minutes ago
(CNN) -- A deal has been reached for 200 Iraqi Kurdish Peshmerga forces to pass through Turkey to help Syrian Kurdish fighters in the besieged town of Kobani, just over the border in Syria, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Thursday. The Syrian Kurdish fighters had originally declined the ...
CNN · 3 hours ago
Oct. 24 (Bloomberg) -- Tung Chee-hwa, Hong Kong’s first leader after the city was returned to Chinese sovereignty, called on pro-democracy protesters to end their street occupations or risk hurting the city’s economy. “The first couple of days, first five days, first week, you don’t feel the ...
Washington Post · 37 minutes ago
Beijing, China (CNN) -- North Korea is closing its borders to international tourists due to concerns about Ebola, tour agencies specializing in the country were told. Beijing-based Koryo Tours and Young Pioneers Tours issued separate statements Thursday saying they received news "from our partners ...
CNN · 2 hours ago
JERUSALEM—Unrest escalated here the day after a Palestinian driver rammed into a crowded train station and killed a 3-month-old Israeli girl, punctuating a surge in violence in the city over the past few months that hasn’t been seen since the first Palestinian uprising 25 years ago. Israelis and ...
Wall Street Journal · 8 hours ago
The governor of Mexico's southern Guerrero state - where 43 students went missing after clashing with police last month - has said he is standing down. Angel Aguirre said he hoped the move would create "a more favourable political climate to bring about the solution to the crisis". He has faced ...
BBC · 2 hours ago
A Royal Protection officer has been arrested after ammunition was found in personal lockers in the grounds of Buckingham Palace, the Metropolitan Police said. The ammunition is believed to be from the force's own supplies. The find was first reported by Royal Protection officers several weeks ago. ...
BBC · 15 hours ago
Canadian Parliament Sergeant-at-Arms Kevin Vickers receives a hero's welcome in the House of Commons the day after he shot dead the gunman who opened fire inside a parliament building and fatally shot a soldier at a war memorial. Video: Reuters Air New Zealand transports passengers to Middle-earth ...
Irish Times · 23 minutes ago
SRINAGAR, India – Shops and businesses are closed in Indian-controlled Kashmir because of a protest by separatist groups against a visit by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Police and paramilitary soldiers patrolled Srinagar, Kashmir's main city, to prevent demonstrations. Modi met Thursday ...
FOXNews.com · 21 hours ago
STUMPS: Australia 0-113. Pakistan lead by 341 runs David Warner is closing in on his third consecutive Test ton, but Australia have little margin for error if they are to avoid a shock defeat after their spin twins were punished by Pakistan on Thursday. It has not been a memorable return to the dry ...
Sydney Morning Herald · 2 hours ago