Tuesday, October 21, 2014   

Pistorius out of Paralympic events for 5 years
2 hrs 41 mins ago
Oscar Pistorius will be ineligible to compete in Paralympic events during the entirety of his five-year prison sentence. The double-amputee South African r...
Canadian soldier dies in apparent terror attack
2 hrs 42 mins ago
One of two Canadian soldiers hit by a car in an apparent terrorist attack has died of his injuries. Quebec provincial police said he died early Tuesday. Th...
Pistorius sentenced to 5 years in prison
10-21 17:39
Oscar Pistorius was sentenced Tuesday to five years in prison for killing Reeva Steenkamp by a South African judge who cited the "gross negligence'' the run...
Japan man arrested for dumping a quarter-tonne of porn
10-21 12:43
A pensioner who dumped almost a quarter of a tonne of pornography in a Japanese park is unlikely to be charged, police said Tuesday, because the stash belonged...
Search resumes for missing South Koreans after Thai boat crash
10-20 17:52
The search has resumed for two South Korean tourists missing off Thailand's southern coast after their tour boat crashed into a fishing vessel, police said. ...
EU's Barroso warns Britain against bloc exit
10-20 17:49
European Commission president Jose Manuel Barroso argued that Britain is better in the European Union and warned that alienating its allies would be a ''h...
Japan loses two female ministers over cash scandals
10-20 15:46
Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe suffered a double setback with the resignations of two female cabinet ministers over claims they misused political funds, d...
Comet Siding Spring whizzes past Mars
10-20 15:40
A comet the size of a small mountain and about as solid as a pile of talcum powder whizzed past Mars on Sunday, dazzling space enthusiasts with the once-in-a-mi...
Australia abandons controversial niqab segregation plan
10-20 15:38
A controversial plan to make women wearing the burqa or niqab sit in separate glassed public enclosures at Australia's Parliament House due to security concer...
Spanish nurse tests negative for Ebola
10-20 15:35
A Spanish nurse who became the first person outside Africa to be infected with Ebola on Sunday tested negative for the virus, Madrid said, as Liberia's pre...
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