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Montana GOP House candidate shoots down drone in campaign ad

Fox News - April 15, 2014 - 3:02pm

A Republican candidate for Congress in Montana has a message for the federal government: if you send a drone to spy on me, I’ll take it out.

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Hair salon visited over N Korea ad

BBC News - April 15, 2014 - 2:21pm
North Korean officials visit a west London hair salon to question why it had used their leader Kim Jong-un's image in a poster.
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VIDEO: Russian Lada 'chases Ukraine tank'

BBC News - April 15, 2014 - 2:07pm
Footage posted online purports to show pro-Russian activists in a Lada confronting a Ukrainian tank.
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VIDEO: Pistorius trial day 22 - in 60 secs

BBC News - April 15, 2014 - 2:03pm
The Oscar Pistorius murder trial has seen a Valentine's card which his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp had intended to give him before he shot her dead.
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Iraq shuts notorious Abu Ghraib jail

BBC News - April 15, 2014 - 1:58pm
Iraq's government closes the notorious Abu Ghraib prison because of what it says are security concerns.
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Coulson quizzed over the 'dark arts'

BBC News - April 15, 2014 - 1:52pm
Andy Coulson tells the hacking trial he should have paid more attention to the use of the "dark arts" at the News of the World when he was editor there.
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Bolivia files claim over Chilean sea

BBC News - April 15, 2014 - 1:47pm
Bolivia's president submits legal documents to the UN highest court in support of his country's claim to regain access to the sea from Chile.
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UN's expert criticises 'sexist' UK

BBC News - April 15, 2014 - 1:39pm
The UN's Rapporteur on Violence Against Women raises concerns about sexism in British society, describing over-sexualisation of women as "routine".
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'Mass abduction' at Nigeria school

BBC News - April 15, 2014 - 1:25pm
Armed men have abducted some 100 students from a girls' school in north-eastern Nigeria, officials say.
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Greece jails two over fatal stabbing

BBC News - April 15, 2014 - 1:19pm
Two men suspected of links with far-right Golden Dawn are jailed for life in Greece for the fatal stabbing of a Pakistani immigrant.
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Union fights bipartisan effort to force IRS to hire private tax collectors

Fox News - April 15, 2014 - 1:11pm

The IRS stopped using private tax collectors in 2009 after determining that agency employees could do a better job.

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Bells mark Hillsborough anniversary

BBC News - April 15, 2014 - 12:50pm
Church and civic bells ring 96 times across Merseyside to mark the 25th anniversary of the Hillsborough disaster as memorial services take place in Liverpool and Sheffield.
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Detroit makes deal with retired cops, firefighters to preserve current pensions

Fox News - April 15, 2014 - 12:47pm

The deal was announced Tuesday by mediators who have been negotiating privately with all parties in Detroit's bankruptcy.

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Obama corrects record for inmate given extra prison time over typo in paperwork

Fox News - April 15, 2014 - 12:34pm

President Obama has shaved a few years off the sentence of a federal inmate who mistakenly received a longer prison term because of a typo -- a typo that would have meant three-and-a-half more years in prison if it hadn't been caught.

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Deep sea challenge for MH370 search

BBC News - April 15, 2014 - 12:19pm
Mini-sub struggles in search for missing plane
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Pistorius trial sees Valentine card

BBC News - April 15, 2014 - 12:05pm
Oscar Pistorius' murder trial sees a Valentine's card which his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp was going to give the athlete before he shot her dead.
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Court upholds EPA emission standards for hazardous air pollutants

Fox News - April 15, 2014 - 11:42am

The appeals court rejected state and industry challenges to rules designed to clean up mercury, arsenic, acid gases and other dangerous air pollutants.

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Colorado drivers say police profiling them in other states on heels of pot legalization

Fox News - April 15, 2014 - 11:33am

Colorado drivers claim they're being unjustly targeted by police officers in other states who are singling them out because of their state's recent legalization of marijuana.

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Injured Ronaldo out of cup final

BBC News - April 15, 2014 - 11:16am
Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo will miss his side's Copa del Rey final against rivals Barcelona on Wednesday.
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VIDEO: Berlusconi to do community service

BBC News - April 15, 2014 - 11:04am
Former Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi must perform a year's community service in a home for the elderly, a Milan court has ruled.
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