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Fri. April 18, 2014

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Fri, 18 Apr 2014 03:56:27 GMT
The third officer was at the helm of the ferry that capsized off South Korea, investigators say, as divers work to access the sunken hull.
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 04:10:29 GMT
President Obama says it remains to be seen whether Russia will honour a deal to calm tensions in Ukraine, reached at multi-party talks in Geneva.
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 23:30:19 GMT
The Nobel prize-winning Colombian author Gabriel Garcia Marquez, author of One Hundred Years of Solitude, dies in Mexico aged 87, his family says.

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 21:44:44 GMT
Dozens of civilians sheltering in a UN base in the South Sudan city of Bor have been killed in an attack by armed youths, the UN says.
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 06:11:23 GMT
Six people are reported to have been killed after an early-morning avalanche on the slopes of Mount Everest.
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 23:04:37 GMT
Iran has neutralised half of its higher-enriched uranium stockpile, in keeping with a deal agreed earlier this year, the world's nuclear watchdog says.

Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:10:09 GMT
A BP employee who oversaw the cleanup of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in 2010 agrees to settle a charge of insider trading.
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:36:30 GMT
The authorities in Peru say they are evacuating 4,000 people living near the Ubinas volcano, in the south of the country, because of increased activity.

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 19:20:05 GMT
French troops in Mali free five aid workers who were kidnapped in the north of the country by suspected Islamist militants in February.
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 14:50:29 GMT
The tests carried out by a forensic expert for Oscar Pistorius' murder trial are rigorously challenged by the state prosecutor in South Africa.
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 01:06:39 GMT
Embattled Toronto Mayor Rob Ford kicks off his re-election campaign at an event his brother calls "history in the making".
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:46:44 GMT
A radical cleric extradited from the UK "used the cover of religion" to hide his part in a global terror campaign, a prosecutor in New York says.
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 22:20:21 GMT
The daughter of former US President Bill Clinton and former US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton announces she is pregnant with her first child.
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 19:57:34 GMT
A vandal responsible for puncturing more than two dozen vehicle tyres in a quiet Cumbrian village has been unmasked as a dog.
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 22:54:12 GMT
President Barack Obama defends his signature healthcare law, saying the debate over its repeal is "over" as he touts high enrolment numbers.


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