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UN Approves Extra Troops and Police for Haiti

Posted: 01/19/2010 - The U.N. Security Council has unanimously approved 3,500 extra troops and police officers to beef up security in Haiti and ensure that desperately needed aid gets to earthquake victims

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7 Charged After Deadly Kenya Protest; 400 Arrested

Posted: 01/18/2010 - A court charged seven Kenyans on Monday with assaulting police officers during a deadly protest last week where protesters demanded the release of an extremist Muslim cleric being detained in the East African country.

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London-Based Jewish Newspaper Attacked by Hackers

Posted: 01/18/2010 - Turkish hackers attacked the Web site of Britain's flagship Jewish newspaper, replacing the main page with a Palestinian flag and anti-Semitic writings, the paper's editor said Monday.

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China to Expand Smoking Bans in 7 Major Cities

Posted: 01/18/2010 - China is tightening smoking regulations to ban lighting up in any indoor public spaces in seven provincial capitals, the latest sign of rising health awareness in the world's largest tobacco-consuming nation.

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China Won't Send Delegate to Mr. Gay Pageant

Posted: 01/18/2010 - China will not send a delegate to the Worldwide Mr. Gay pageant next month, an organizer said Monday, after police blocked an event to choose a Chinese contestant.

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Pope John Paul II Gunman Released from Prison

Posted: 01/18/2010 - The Turkish man who shot Pope John Paul II nearly 29 years ago emerged from prison Monday, declared himself a messenger from God, then spent his first night of freedom in a luxury hotel room.

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Doctors to Remove 4 More Needles from Brazil Boy

Posted: 01/18/2010 - Doctors will remove four of the five sewing needles remaining in the body of a 2-year-old Brazilian boy, who was stuck by his stepfather in an alleged plot to spite his wife.

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4 Foreigners Freed After Being Abducted in Nigeria

Posted: 01/18/2010 - Militants on Monday released four foreign contractors who had been kidnapped last week from the Niger Delta, the first such workers seized from the unstable oil-rich region in months.

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Mexico City to Punish Tweets on Police Checkpoints

Posted: 01/18/2010 - Some Twitter users are revealing the locations of police drunk-driving checkpoints in Mexico City and the people behind the tweets could be prosecuted, police said Monday.

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4 Feared Dead in Bahamas Plane Crash

Posted: 01/18/2010 - Authorities say four people were aboard a small plane that crashed into the sea after taking off from the Bahamas en route to Florida.

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Judge Sentences 'Toronto 18' Ringleader

Posted: 01/18/2010 - The ringleader of a homegrown terror plot involving 18 people that planned to set off truck bombs in front of Canada's main stock exchange and two government buildings was given a life sentence on Monday.

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Haitians Pray, Cry for Help in the Ruins

Posted: 01/17/2010 - Prayers of thanksgiving and cries for help rose from a roofless cathedral and the huddled homeless Sunday, the sixth day of an epic humanitarian crisis that was straining the world's ability to respond and igniting flare-ups of violence amid the rubble.

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UN: Haitian Quake Worst Due to Government Losses

Posted: 01/16/2010 - A U.N. spokeswoman says the United Nations is finding the Haitian earthquake to be the worst disaster it has had to face in terms of the resources available for its relief work.

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Woods Looking to Help Haiti Relief Effort

Posted: 01/16/2010 - Tiger Woods plans to help with relief efforts in earthquake-ravaged Haiti by supporting groups that provide resources to children.

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UK Gov't Apologizes to Thalidomide Victims

Posted: 01/14/2010 - The British government apologized Thursday to people who were harmed in the womb when their mothers took the anti-nausea drug Thalidomide.

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UK Report Calls for Tougher Dog Breeding Standards

Posted: 01/14/2010 - Britain considers itself a nation of dog lovers. But a new report says the country needs tougher breeding standards and better education to curb deformity and disease caused by the quest for the best beagle or the perfect Pekingese.

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$500 Tip Leads Police to $66 Million in Fake Bills

Posted: 01/14/2010 - Malaysian police have arrested a Lebanese man allegedly carrying fake currency with a face value of $66 million after he tipped a hotel staff with a $500 note, news reports said Friday.

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NZ Police Inquire into Attack on Dolphin

Posted: 01/14/2010 - Police in New Zealand are investigating reports that a boisterous teenage dolphin with a reputation for stealing surfboards and balls from swimmers was attacked with a paddle after annoying a canoeist.

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Doge's Palace in Venice Restored

Posted: 01/14/2010 - Experts have restored part of Venice's Palazzo Ducale, cleaning marble facades and uncovering hidden shades of color and gold.

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