Swiss Prosecutors Confirm Arrest Of 3 Iraqis For Plotting Terror Attack
October 31 2014 8:05 AM
Authorities had arrested the three people in March but waited before making a public announcement so as not to endanger the investigation.
World Bank Plans Job Cuts Over Next Three Years
October 31 2014 6:40 AM
The bank's chief financial officer, who led most of the cost-cutting measures, is reportedly due to receive a hefty bonus.
Android Co-Founder Andy Rubin To Exit Google
October 31 2014 3:36 AM
Google took over Android in 2005, and under Rubin's leadership, it has become the world's most popular mobile operating system.
Boeing Says Everett Plant Safe After Unconfirmed Sightings Of Gunman
October 31 2014 12:31 AM
Police received several calls from people about a man with a gun at the plant, where the company's 747 and 787 jets are made.
Nobel Laureate Donates $50K To Rebuild Gaza Schools
October 30 2014 8:22 AM
The Nobel laureate said that the money will be used to rebuild 83 schools that were damaged by shelling in the most recent hostilities.
MERS Virus Makes Comeback With 6 New Cases In Saudi Arabia
October 30 2014 7:14 AM
The virus, which has a 40 percent death rate, has been recorded in 786 people in Saudi Arabia, of whom 334 have died.
China Investigates Xinjiang Region Mayor For Corruption
October 30 2014 4:27 AM
Chinese President Xi Jinping has been on an anti-corruption drive since he took office two years ago.
Maine Nurse Steps Out Despite Ebola Quarantine
October 30 2014 2:27 AM
In Connecticut, a father has sued a local school district for refusing to allow his daughter into class over Ebola concerns.
Mass. Serial Criminal And Child Rape Suspect Arrested In New York
October 29 2014 8:24 AM
Gregory Lewis, who is a suspect in crimes in North Carolina, Colorado and Oregon, had also been spotted in Idaho, Utah and Ohio.
At Least 10 Killed, Nearly 300 Missing In Sri Lanka Landslide
October 29 2014 7:02 AM
State-run network Rupavahini showed muddy water flowing in from the hilltops, hinting at the possibility of more landslides.
Fire Inside London Olympic Stadium Extinguished
October 29 2014 4:56 AM
The $807 million stadium, which is being restructured to be used as home field for the West Ham football club, is also getting a new roof.
Zambia's President Dead From An Undisclosed Illness
October 29 2014 4:01 AM
Michael Sata had traveled to London for treatment at the King Edward VII hospital on Oct. 19 with his wife and family members.
Australia's Ebola Travel Ban Comes In For Wide Criticism
October 29 2014 2:16 AM
The Ebola virus has so far killed nearly 5,000 people and has infected more than 10,000 people, mostly in West Africa.
South Korean Intelligence Explains Why Kim Jong Un Was Away
October 28 2014 8:41 AM
Kim was last seen in public on Sept. 3 and reappeared with a cane only on Oct. 14, triggering rumors about the North's future.
Private Coalition Traces Hacking To China
October 28 2014 7:20 AM
The coalition includes Microsoft, Symantec and Cisco, and suggests private firms can be nimbler than federal agencies in preventing future hacks.
California Man Convicted Of Killing 2 Chinese Students
October 28 2014 5:16 AM
Javier Bolden, 22, was convicted of fatally shooting two Chinese graduate students while trying to rob them in April 2012.
US Army, States Ignore CDC On Ebola Quarantine
October 28 2014 3:14 AM
The U.S. CDC has provided guidelines aimed at building a national standard on the way to handle the Ebola virus.
27 Killed In Suicide Bombing Near Baghdad
October 27 2014 8:39 AM
The attack occurred in the town of Jurf al-Sakhar, which was taken back by government forces from ISIS over the weekend.
US States Adamant On Home Quarantine As Nurse Plans Lawsuit
October 27 2014 7:05 AM
New York, New Jersey and Illinois implemented a mandatory 21-day quarantine aimed at people returning from Ebola-hit countries.
Toyota Leads Worldwide Auto Sales
October 27 2014 4:06 AM
Toyota’s deliveries in the U.S. increased 5.7 percent until September, led by a 26 percent rise in the sales of its RAV4 SUV.