November 28th @ 6:29 PM GMT
Yahoo! Rights groups on Monday urged Ugandan security forces to show restraint as they violently crackdown on tribal militia in a remote area near Congo. (Top Stories)
November 28th @ 6:40 PM GMT
Yahoo! (Reuters) - U.S. Republican President-elect Donald Trump holds more meetings on Monday and Tuesday as he continues to form his administration before taking over from Democratic President Barack Obama on Jan. 20. He was scheduled to meet with the following people, according to his transition team: MONDAY FRANCES TOWNSEND * A former adviser on homeland security to former U.S. President George W. Bush PAUL ATKINS * A former commissioner of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission * Member o... (Top Stories)
November 25th @ 2:23 PM GMT
Yahoo! About 400 migrants have been detained after clashes with police at a refugee camp in southern Bulgaria left several injured, and the country's prime minister said Friday that some of them would immediately be deported as threats to national security. (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 28th @ 5:13 PM GMT
Yahoo! Rights groups are urging Ugandan security forces to show restraint as they crack down on a tribal militia in a remote area near Congo. (World)
November 28th @ 8:44 AM GMT
Yahoo! Norway plans to order five Boeing Co P-8A Poseidon maritime patrol planes to maintain its surveillance capacity and meet future security challenges, the NATO country's Defence Ministry said. Following an agreement in Norway's parliament to boost long-term military spending, the 9.83 billion Norwegian crowns ($1.15 billion) purchase will likely face only minor political opposition. Norway's long maritime border with neighboring Russia has become a renewed focus for the country's military... (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 @ 6:33 PM GMT
CBS News Consumers on Cyber Monday will fill their digital shopping carts in record numbers. Online sales today are expected to reach more than $3 billion. But cyber security experts warn that smartphone shoppers could be at risk because of dangerous and sometimes counterfeit apps. Anna Werner reports. (U.S. News)
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)
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