Obama:Sony made a mistake by pulling the film

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Obama said Sony’s decision could lead to future instances of self-censorship over threats…

Australian woman arrested in deaths of 8 children

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An Australian woman was arrested for murder in the killings of eight children, seven of whom are believed to be hers…

Mother stabbed, 8 children killed in Australia

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The bodies of eight children and a wounded woman were discovered in a home in northern Australia…

Ruble plunge has little impact on China’s capital flow

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The recent devaluation of the Russian ruble has very little impact on China’s cross-border capital flow…

Russians flock to stores to pre-empt price increases

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Russian consumers flocked to the stores Wednesday, frantically buying a range of big-ticket items to pre-empt the price rises…

Chinese tourist killed in Turkey balloon accident

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A hot air balloon crashed in the popular tourist region of Cappadocia on Wednesday, killing a Chinese tourist…

Obama re-establishes relations with Cuba

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President Barack Obama announced the re-establishment of diplomatic relations and an easing of economic and travel restrictions on Cuba…

Anti-Islam protesters march in Germany

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Protesters gathered in the eastern German for an anti-Islam demonstration…

Taliban assault on Pakistan school leaves 141 dead

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Taliban gunmen stormed a military-run school in the northwestern Pakistani city of Peshawar on Tuesday…

Police storm Sydney Cafe to end hostage siege

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Police say a hostage seige in australia has ended…

Brazil man says he murdered more than 40 people

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A man who allegedly confessed to the murders of more than 40 people since 2005 has been arrested…

Chinese buyers drive up ivory prices

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Prices paid for ivory in China are soaring because of increased demand by newly wealthy buyers…

Nuts! Korean flight delayed by first-class spat

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There’s a new and exclusive twist on inflight anger: Nut rage in first class….

New Delhi bans Uber after alleged rape by driver

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The Indian capital on Monday banned taxi-booking service Uber after a woman accused one of its drivers of raping her…

Body of slain South African hostage heading home

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Pierre Korkie was supposed to be released Sunday from 18 months of captivity in Yemen under a deal struck by an aid group…

Philippine storm weakens after leaving 21 dead

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Typhoon Hagupit weakened into a tropical storm Monday after leaving at least 21 people dead…

Yemen hostage’s family pleads for mercy

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Al-Qaida commander threatened to kill Somers will meet his fate in three days if the U.S. doesn’t meet the group’s demands…

Differing forecasts widen scope of Typhoon Hagupit

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A ferocious and dangerously erratic typhoon blew closer to the Philippines on Friday…

UAE police make arrest in stabbing of American

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UAE police have arrested a female suspect in the stabbing death of an American schoolteacher…

Hundreds attend student’s funeral in Germany

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A young woman suffered fatal injuries and died after intervening to help two teenage girls being harassed by a group of men…

Polish boy found in freezing cold survives

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A 2-year-old Polish boy who was found unconscious and outdoors in sub-freezing temperatures is improving…

Indian sisters filmed fighting off harassers on bus

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A video showing the two sisters hitting back at men who allegedly harassed them on a crowded bus in India…

Two Aussie boys find infants body buried in sand

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Two young boys playing on a Sydney beach on Sunday found an infant’s body buried in the sand…

At 53, first boyfriend for singing star Susan Boyle

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Susan Boyle has her first boyfriend at age 53 – a Connecticut doctor she met on her recent U.S. tour…

Black Friday shopping catches on in UK

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Black Friday looks as though it may be the next big retail import from the United States…

Suicide attack targeting British embassy car in Kabul

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A suicide bomber attacked a British embassy vehicle in the Afghan capital Kabul on Thursday…

Body of Canadian found in US lake; 2 missing

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Authorities say the body of a Canadian man has been found in a northern Montana lake days after…

Death toll of Afghan suicide attack rises to 57

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The death toll of a suicide bombing in the southeastern Afghan province of Paktika has increased…

Mom charged with trying to kill baby left in drain

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An Australian mom has been charged with trying to kill her newborn son by abandoning him in a drain for five days…

Balcony collapses in London, two men killed

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Two people died and six others were injured when a balcony collapsed in London on Friday…