Crowds attack Ebola facility, health workers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) Crowds destroyed an Ebola facility and attacked health workers in central Guinea on rumours that the Red Cross was planning to disinfect a school, a government spokesman more…

Former HSBC chief to step down from lobby group

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) The former chairman of HSBC, Britain's biggest bank, is leaving a group that lobbies for the financial services industry amid political fallout from allegations that the more…

Iran's Khamenei sends letter to Obama

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Agence France-Presse) Iran's supreme leader has sent a secret but noncommittal letter to US President Barack Obama in response to American overtures, amid talks to strike a nuclear more…

UAE closes embassy in Yemen as violence continues

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Deutsche Welle) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Saturday announced the closure of its embassy in the Yemeni capital, Sanaa, citing an "increasing deterioration of the political and more…

ISIS prisoners paraded in cages 'to be burned alive'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Daily Mail) Heads bowed in terror the orange-clad Kurdish fighters are paraded through streets filled with jeering militants in the latest horrifying video release from Islamic State. more…

Copenhagen's day of terror ends – 3 dead

by Drew Zahn -- [caption id="attachment_1697995" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Bullet holes in window of Copenhagen's Krudttoenden Cafe[/caption] Copenhagen police say they killed a man early Sunday who opened fire on them close to more…