Knife attack ambassador recovers

Police have searched the offices of the anti-US activist who they say slashed envoy Mark Lippert while screaming demands for Korean reunification. The attack on Mr Lippert, which prompted rival North Korea to gloat about “knife slashes of justice,” left deep gashes as well as damaged tendons and … [Read More...]

Harrison Ford injured in plane crash – USA TODAY

USA TODAYHarrison Ford injured in plane crashUSA TODAYLOS ANGELES — Harrison Ford was injured Thursday afternoon when his vintage single-engine airplane crashed on a golf course shortly after taking off from Santa Monica Airport. The actor and private pilot reported engine failure and requested an …Harrison Ford Plane Crash Described … [Read More...]

China: 10 injured in rush-hour knife attack

Knife-wielding attackers wounded 10 people at a railway station in the southern Chinese city of Guangzhou Friday, before local police shot dead one suspect and arrested another. The attack took place during the morning rush hour, when the assailants attacked people in front of the station, the city’s public security … [Read More...]

Plane spotters arrested in Dubai

Three British plane spotters have been arrested in the United Arab Emirates after being accused of breaching “national security”. Valerie Clitheroe said her husband Conrad, 53, and his friend Gary Cooper, 45, have been detained along with their former work colleague, ex-pat Neil Munro, since February 21. The trio were reportedly taking … [Read More...]

Volcano in southern Chile erupts, thousands evacuated

Citing concerns about the drug to be used in a lethal injection, corrections officials in Georgia postponed the execution of the state’s only female death row inmate for the second time in a week. Citing concerns about the drug to be used in a lethal injection, corrections officials in Georgia … [Read More...]

Murdered Anti-Putin Leader Laid to Rest as Russians Pay Tribute – Bloomberg

The Moscow TimesMurdered Anti-Putin Leader Laid to Rest as Russians Pay TributeBloomberg(Bloomberg) — Russians prepared for the funeral of slain opposition leader Boris Nemtsov as his allies tried to galvanize supporters for a new wave of protests against President Vladimir Putin. Deputy Prime Ministers Arkady Dvorkovich and Sergey Prikhodko, …Russians … [Read More...]

White House warns Netanyahu not to reveal Iran details – CNN

HaaretzWhite House warns Netanyahu not to reveal Iran detailsCNNWashington (CNN) The Obama administration is bracing for Benjamin Netanyahu to spill secret details of Iran nuclear talks, as both camps traded last-minute political jabs ahead of the Israeli prime minister's controversial address to Congress Tuesday.Boost for Bibi? Widening … [Read More...]