Ottawa Police Reach Out To Religious Leaders
October 22 2014 4:22 PM
Following the shootings at the Parliament complex, police have urged leaders to be in contact about suspected illegal activity in communities.
Canadian Capital On Lockdown After Shooting Spree
October 22 2014 1:55 PM
One gunmen and a Canadian honor guard soldier are dead Wednesday after multiple shooting incidents in and around Ottawa.
'Numerous Gunmen' In Multiple Ottawa Shootings
October 22 2014 11:00 AM
Gunshots rang out at Canada's Parliament and other Ottawa locations on Wednesday. A soldier is dead and Parliament Hill is on lockdown.
Here Comes The Ebola Czar
October 22 2014 10:18 AM
It's Ron Klain's first day as the U.S. "Ebola czar." What can the 53-year-old Harvard-educated lawyer actually do to coordinate a response?
China's Social Media Users Voted To Punish Celebrities Who Back Occupy Central
October 22 2014 9:00 AM
A poll conducted by a Communist Party youth league suggests China's youth want punishment, but the poll offered no other choices.
Watch New Trailer For '2001: A Space Odyssey'
October 21 2014 5:23 PM
The digitally remastered film got a new trailer on Tuesday, as a handful of U.K. cinemas rerun one of the greatest sci-fi films of all time.
American Tourist Released By North Korea
October 21 2014 2:34 PM
Jeffrey Fowle was released by North Korean authorities just prior to plans for his trial and sentencing.
Ukraine Accused Of Using Cluster Bombs Against Separatists
October 21 2014 1:14 PM
They're banned by half the world, but both Ukraine and separatists, to a less degree, used the indiscriminately destructive weapons.
Hong Kong Students Dissatisfied With Talks, Vow To Keep Protesting
October 21 2014 10:47 AM
Hong Kong's student leaders said government reps were simply stalling in negotiations to get protesters off the streets.
Hong Kong's Politicians Are Feeling The Heat In Latest Poll, But Pro-Democracy Politician Continues Rise
October 21 2014 9:10 AM
Seven of Hong Kong's most well-known politicians polled low this month, but some Hong Kongers warm to pro-democracy legislator.
Cuba’s Ebola Response Trumps Larger Nations'
October 20 2014 3:39 PM
Cuba once again proves its "medical internationalism" is matched by no other country in the world.
Marijuana Edibles Face Ban, Tight Regulations
October 20 2014 1:31 PM
Marijuana-infused edibles would have to have a clear marking or color so children do not accidentally consume them.
Hong Kong's Chief Executive: 'External Forces' At Work Behind Occupy Central
October 20 2014 8:55 AM
The U.S. consulate in Hong Kong fired back, calling the accusations "an attempt to distract from the issue at hand."
Has The World Failed West Africa?
October 17 2014 4:38 PM
The international community showed up late to fight Ebola with an underfunded and in some ways misplaced effort.
Ron Klain, Veteran DC Operative, Named Ebola 'Czar'
October 17 2014 11:36 AM
Klain has no public health experience, but his managerial skills are respected around Washington, where's he's in politics since 1992.
World Health Organization Admits Mistakes In West Africa Ebola Response
October 17 2014 10:20 AM
The U.N.'s health wing said in an internal memo that "nearly everyone" involved in the response underestimated the epidemic.
Morgan Stanley's Earnings Nearly Double, Shares Surge
October 17 2014 8:59 AM
The financial services giant handily beat analysts' expectations for Q3.
CDC Boss Rejects Demands From Congress For West Africa Travel Ban
October 16 2014 4:16 PM
Does Ebola warrant a travel ban from West Africa? Depends who you ask.
How Nigeria And Senegal Showed The World The Right Way To Stop Ebola
October 16 2014 2:40 PM
Ebola was stopped in its tracks by workers in two relatively weak health care systems. The U.S. can do it too.
Femen Activists Stage Topless 'Blood Bucket Challenge' Against Putin In Milan
October 16 2014 9:03 AM
The demonstration was another of the activist group's trademark topless protests.