World Suspected Japan arsonist is ex-convict 'who thought studio stole his novel' Suspected Japan arsonist is ex-convict 'who thought studio stole his novel' A man suspected of torching an animation studio and killing 33 people in Japan's worst mass killing in two decades had been convicted of robbery and carried out the attack because ...
World Gulf tensions rise as US downs Iranian drone Gulf tensions rise as US downs Iranian drone Tensions in the Gulf region mounted Friday as Washington said an Iranian drone was destroyed after threatening an American naval vessel at the entrance of the Strait of Hormuz.
World Russian plane evacuated due to 'smell', two hospitalised Russian plane evacuated due to 'smell', two hospitalised Two people were hospitalised Friday after an Armenia-bound plane was evacuated in Moscow following a strange smell and smoke in the cabin, the airline and airport officials said.
World 4 Chicago police officers fired for alleged police shooting cover-up 4 Chicago police officers fired for alleged police shooting cover-up Four officers accused of lying about the circumstances around the fatal shooting of a black teen have been fired by the Chicago Police Board.
World Teen mum in Guinea gives birth during exam, returns to finish Teen mum in Guinea gives birth during exam, returns to finish Nothing -- not even childbirth -- deterred teenager Fatoumata Kourouma Conde from completing the exam for which she had spent the past year preparing.
World Southeast Asia's meth gangs making $60bn a year, says UN report Southeast Asia's meth gangs making $60bn a year, says UN report Southeast Asia's drug gangs are making over $60bn a year pumping out record amounts of methamphetamine, then laundering the profits through the region's mushrooming number of ...
World Message in a bottle found in Australia 50 years on Message in a bottle found in Australia 50 years on An Australian boy who discovered a message in a bottle on a remote beach may have a new penpal after the Englishman who dropped it from an Australia-bound ship 50 years ago was ...
World 'Christ of Theft' statue poses dilemma for Peru 'Christ of Theft' statue poses dilemma for Peru A giant statue of Jesus Christ that looms over Lima is causing controversy in Peru because of its financing by the graft-tainted Brazilian construction giant Odebrecht and late ...
World WATCH | Beachgoers help a pod of pilot whales back into deeper waters WATCH | Beachgoers help a pod of pilot whales back into deeper waters Dozens of beachgoers and lifeguards battled to help a pod of pilot whales back into deeper waters after coming too close to the shore of the U.S. state of Georgia earlier this ...
World Trump slammed for tweet about hunting down Mumbai attack mastermind Trump slammed for tweet about hunting down Mumbai attack mastermind US President Donald Trump faced criticism for saying Pakistan's arrest of the alleged mastermind of the 2008 attacks on Mumbai had come after a 10-year search, as the suspected ...
World WATCH | Daughter disowns 'horrible' father who kissed wife next to lion he killed WATCH | Daughter disowns 'horrible' father who kissed wife next to lion he killed Nineteen-year-old Sydney Carter has disowned her father after a photo of him kissing his wife next to a corpse of a lion went viral.
World Russian nuclear power plant down after malfunction Russian nuclear power plant down after malfunction A Russian nuclear power plant unplugged three of its four units after a short circuit on Thursday but radiation levels remain normal, a subsidiary of the Rosatom nuclear company ...
World At least 23 feared dead in suspected arson at Japan animation studio At least 23 feared dead in suspected arson at Japan animation studio Fire swept through an animation studio in Japan on Thursday and 23 people were feared killed and scores injured, with the cause suspected to have been arson after a man was seen ...
World Britain calls for £12bn boost to water network investment Britain calls for £12bn boost to water network investment Britain's water regulator on Thursday called for the country's utilities to invest the equivalent of £6 million every day for the next five years in plans to reduce pollution and ...
World US judge sentences Mexican drug lord 'El Chapo' to life plus 30 years US judge sentences Mexican drug lord 'El Chapo' to life plus 30 years Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, the Mexican drug lord found guilty of running a murderous criminal enterprise that smuggled tons of drugs into the United States, was sentenced by a US ...
World After two escapes, 'El Chapo' may go to Supermax prison to avoid a third After two escapes, 'El Chapo' may go to Supermax prison to avoid a third Joaquin Guzman, the convicted Mexican drug lord known as El Chapo, has escaped twice from maximum security prisons in Mexico, once by digging a mile-long tunnel from his cell.
World Drug-smuggling: Where there's a wig there's not always a way Drug-smuggling: Where there's a wig there's not always a way Police in Spain have arrested a man for allegedly smuggling cocaine under his wig.
World No charges against New York cop in case that sparked mass race protests No charges against New York cop in case that sparked mass race protests The New York police officer whose attempted arrest of Eric Garner in 2014 led to the man's death and fuelled the rise of the Black Lives Matter movement will not face federal ...
World Greek farmer confesses to raping, murdering US scientist Greek farmer confesses to raping, murdering US scientist A 27-year-old farmer on the Greek island on Crete has confessed to raping and murdering a US scientist before dumping her body in an abandoned World War II bunker, police said ...
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