November 26th @ 6:33 AM GMT
CBS News French prosecutors say they've broken up a major terror plot. An attack was said to be planned for Paris as early as next week. Elizabeth Palmer has more. (World)
November 25th @ 2:21 PM GMT
Yahoo! Five men arrested in France for preparing an attack in the Paris area were directed from the Islamic State group's heartland, a prosecutor said on Friday. Police arrested seven men and seized weapons in raids in the cities of Strasbourg and Marseille last weekend. France has been under a state of emergency since January 2015 when Islamist extremists carried out the first of three large-scale attacks in the country that have left 238 people dead. (World)
November 28th @ 9:08 AM GMT
Reuters South Korean President Park Geun-hye cannot be questioned by Tuesday as prosecutors have requested, her lawyer said, as she resists growing calls to resign over an influence scandal that has engulfed her administration. (World)
November 25th @ 11:23 AM GMT
Yahoo! Brazil's public prosecutor is studying a possible investigation into whether President Michel Temer put pressure on a former minister in alleged graft case, a spokeswoman for his office said on Friday. Marcelo Calero, who resigned last week as culture minister, told federal police that the president put pressure on him to resolve a dispute with a cabinet colleague who was seeking a permit for an apartment building in a historic preservation are of his hometown, a federal police source said... (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 28th @ 6:53 AM GMT
Reuters South Korean President Park Geun-hye will not respond to prosecutors' request to question her, her lawyer said on Monday, amid a deepening political crisis over a scandal involving her old friend accused of meddling in state affairs. (Top Stories)
November 25th @ 6:55 PM GMT
Yahoo! Four long-time friends in their 30s, living in the same French city and communicating through a closed phone line, were planning a terror attack in France as early as next week on orders from an Islamic State group member in Iraq or Syria, Paris prosecutor Francois Molins said Friday. (World)
November 26th @ 9:59 AM GMT
Yahoo! Hundreds of thousands rallied in central Seoul on Saturday for a fifth week of protests against President Park Geun-hye, in the largest ongoing series of demonstrations in the country since the 1987 movement to democratize South Korea. Prosecutors investigating the case have indicted her friend, Choi Soon-sil, and are seeking to question the president about her role in the scandal. (Top Stories)
November 25th @ 6:35 PM GMT
Yahoo! French police arrested a 47-year-old former soldier on Friday who investigators said was the main suspect in the killing of a female worker at a retirement home for Christian missionaries. The death near the southern city of Montpellier late Thursday set nerves jangling in France after a string of jihadist atrocities, but local prosecutor Christophe Barret said investigators believed it was not ''Islamist terrorism''. The suspect, who had served in France's parachute regiment, worked a... (World)
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