Dec 19, 2014 09:20 AM
The victims range in age from 18 months to 15 years. Eight children were found dead on Friday inside a home in a northern Australian city, police said.Queensland state police said they were called to the home in the Cairns suburb of Manoora on Friday mo
Dec 19, 2014 08:10 AM
No charges have yet been laid as a result of the latest raids but computers and weapons were seized. Australian counter-terrorism police confirmed Friday they raided five Sydney homes on Thursday which were linked to a man’s alleged plot to execut
Dec 19, 2014 08:02 AM
The United States on Friday said that it is treating the Sony cyber-security breach as a “serious national security matter” and is considering appropriate response to this intrusion into the network of the major American movie studio. Senior
Dec 19, 2014 07:56 AM
Hollywood loves its overseas villains. Evil forces from Russia, China and North Korea have tirelessly menaced our big-screen heroes in recent years. But, in the wake of the startling cancellation of The Interview, an entire species of movie baddies might
Dec 19, 2014 01:07 AM
A Toronto man who made headlines last month by offering a free round-the-world air ticket to a woman with the same name as his ex-girlfriend’s has found Ms. Right. Jordan Axani, 28, and his then girlfriend, Elizabeth Gallagher, booked heavily disc
Dec 18, 2014 11:36 PM
More than 70 years after South Carolina sent a 14-year-old black boy to the electric chair in the killings of two white girls in a segregated mill town, a judge threw out the conviction, saying the State committed a great injustice. George Stinney was a
Dec 18, 2014 11:31 PM
Attackers were instructed to kill the Army men before blowing themselves up “We have killed all the children in the auditorium...What do we do now?” one of the Taliban attackers told his handler after shooting indiscriminately at the student
Dec 18, 2014 11:21 PM
The Federal Reserve is edging closer to raising interest rates from record lows given a strengthening U.S. job market and economy. But it says it will be ‘patient’ in determining when to raise rates. The Fed said on Wednesday after a policy
Dec 18, 2014 11:18 PM
To discourage safe-haven buying by investors The Swiss National Bank on Thursday said it would impose negative interest rates on cash held by other banks at the central bank, seeking to discourage safe-haven buying by investors anxious about the crisis
Dec 18, 2014 09:33 PM
The anti-terrorism court in Pakistan granted bail to LeT commander Zaki-ur Rehman Lakhvi despite evidence against him, prosecution lawyers said on Thursday, disclosing that they would challenge the decision. “As the trial was near conclusion, the
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