Category: World News

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Canada mourns slain war memorial guard

Canada's leader and lawmakers on Thursday paid tribute to the soldier killed in a shooting rampage in Parliament Hill the day before and honored the p...
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Gunman kills soldier at Canada war memorial, attacks parliament

A gunman shot dead a soldier guarding a war memorial in downtown Ottawa and then attacked the parliament complex nearby before being shot dead by a se...
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North Korea frees American tourist Jeffrey Fowle

North Korea freed American tourist Jeffrey Fowle on Tuesday and the Department of Defense sent a plane to pick him up and fly him to Guam.
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Battle for Kobane kills 70 jihadists

Fierce fighting between forces of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria and Kurds backed by U.S. planes and Iraqi troops in the town of Kobane, Syria to...
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U.S. troops injured by Iraq chemical weapons denied treatment, incidents kept secret

At least 17 U.S. soldiers and an undetermined number of Iraqi troops were injured by toxic agents while destroying or encountering Iraq's old chemical...
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U.S. airstrikes slow ISIS advance on Kobane

Some 21 airstrikes on Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) positions around Kobane slowed the jihadists' advance to the Syrian town near the border ...
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U.S. pledges $212 million in new aid for Gaza reconstruction

The U.S. has pledged to donate $212 million additional assistance for the reconstruction of Gaza during a donor conference held in Cairo, Egypt on Sun...
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Angelina Jolie made an honorary dame by the Queen, first in Hollywood

Angelina Jolie, 39, has been made an honorary dame by the Queen for her campaign and work advocacy against war-zone sexual violence against women and ...
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Fears grow in the U.S. over potential Ebola’s spread; lawmakers demand ban for travelers from affected countries

Fears grow in the United States after the death of the first person to be diagnosed with the deadly Ebola virus in the country. "The nation is frig...
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Super Typhoon VongFong bears down on Japan

According to the latest report as of 6 pm Japan time Thursday or 5 am US EDT, the eye of super typhoon Vongfong was located about 500 miles south-sout...