November 25th @ 7:47 PM GMT
Yahoo! Police on Friday arrested a suspect in the fatal knife attack on a woman at a retirement home for Catholic missionaries in southern France after a vast manhunt, authorities said. (World)
November 27th @ 8:33 AM GMT
Yahoo! The head of Iranian Railways has resigned after four of his employees were arrested following a collision between two trains that left at least 44 people dead. Mohsen Poor-Seyed Aghaie, a deputy minister in the transport ministry and head of the state-owned railway company, appeared on state television late Saturday and announced his resignation ''as a social responsibility and out of sympathy for the survivors of this accident''. The crash took place on the main line between Tehran and... (World)
November 27th @ 6:49 PM GMT
CBS News Charles Wesley Mumbere, a former Pennsylvania nurses aide, accused of inciting violence that left 54 dead in Uganda (World)
November 28th @ 4:11 PM GMT
Yahoo! Hundreds of mourners, including police from across the country, are expected to attend the funeral on Monday of a San Antonio police officer fatally shot this month in his squad car during a routine traffic stop outside the city's police headquarters. Benjamin Marconi, a 20-year veteran of the San Antonio police force, was killed at age 50 in a Nov. 20 ambush attack. Suspect Otis McKane was arrested without incident the next day and charged with capital murder, which can bring the death pe... (U.S. News)
November 27th @ 12:38 PM GMT
Yahoo! Indonesia's anti-terror squad has arrested two militants who were planning to attack prominent places in the country's capital, including the Myanmar Embassy, police said Sunday. (World)
November 28th @ 3:51 PM GMT
Yahoo! The death toll has risen to 62 from weekend clashes in a traditional kingdom in western Uganda, which pitted security forces against royal guards accused of belonging to a separatist militia, police said Monday. The streets of the western town of Kasese were empty a day after the fighting which ended when police stormed the palace and arrested King Charles Wesley Mumbere of the Rwenzururu kingdom. ''So far police officers confirmed (the) dead are 16 after two who were in the hospital succ... (World)
November 28th @ 10:41 AM GMT
Yahoo! The leader of Malaysian pro-democracy group Bersih and critic of Prime Minister Najib Razak was released on Monday after ten days in detention under a widely criticized security law. Maria Chin Abdullah was arrested the day before a protest rally organized by the group saw thousands of Malaysians marching in the capital to demand Najib's resignation over his alleged involvement in a multi-billion dollar financial scandal. Najib has denied wrongdoing. (World)
November 25th @ 12:49 PM GMT
Yahoo! Five suspects, arrested in France on suspicion of planning attacks on security targets in and around the French capital, were directed remotely by Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, the Paris prosecutor said on Friday. Authorities said earlier this week that attacks had been planned for Dec. 1 against police and intelligence headquarters in Paris as well as the Disneyland Paris theme park. The prosecutor's emphasis that France was under direct threat of attacks from Islamic State militants r... (World)
November 25th @ 8:39 PM GMT
Yahoo! Ivory Coast on Friday extradited three soldiers arrested on suspicion of being at the centre of the 2015 coup attempt in Burkina Faso back to their homeland, the Burkinabe interior minister said. The three were former members of the presidential guard of ex-leader Blaise Compaore who was forced to step down from power in 2014 following a popular revolt. ''Those arrested are what we call the 'hard core' of the attempted putsch,'' the minister Simon Compaore -- no relation to the ex-pre... (World)
November 27th @ 1:44 PM GMT
Reuters A shooting in New Orleans' Bourbon Street tourist quarter killed one man and wounded nine other people early on Sunday, and police have arrested two people on weapons charges, authorities said. (U.S. News)