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Gunman in Canada attack complained about mosque

October 24, 2014 • World NewsComments Off

People continue to visit and build upon the memorial to Cpl Nathan Cirillo that has been growing outside of The Lieutenant-Colonel John Weir Foote Armoury in Hamilton, Ontario on Friday, Oct. 24, 2014. Cirillo, a reserve soldier with the Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders, was killed by an armed gunman on Parliament Hill early on Wednesday [&hellip...

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Egypt declares emergency in northern Sinai

October 24, 2014 • World NewsComments Off

In this photo provided by Egypt’s state news agency MENA, Egypt’s President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, center, holds an emergency meeting of the National Defense Council with top officials after an attack in the Sinai Peninsula, in Cairo, Egypt,...

Gary killings put spotlight on abandoned buildings

October 23, 2014 • World NewsComments Off

FILE – In this Oct. 14, 2014 file, photo demolition continues at the Sheraton Hotel, closed since 1985, in Gary, Ind. Officials estimate there are hundreds of vacant buildings and thousands of abandoned homes in Gary, where police say Darren Vann has...

EU reaches deal to cut greenhouse gas emissions

October 23, 2014 • World NewsComments Off

Smoke rises from a heat and power plant in Warsaw, Poland, Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014. European Union leaders meeting in Brussels to stamp their new, ambitious greenhouse gas emissions plan should prepare for unyielding opposition from coal-reliant Poland and...

1st Ebola case in W. African nation of Mali

October 23, 2014 • World NewsComments Off

In this photo taken on Monday, Oct. 20, 2014, health workers carry the body of a woman suspected of contracting the Ebola virus in Bomi county situated on the outskirts of Monrovia, Liberia. Dozens of people quarantined for Ebola monitoring in western Liberia...

Cremation fears leave empty Ebola beds in Liberia

October 23, 2014 • World NewsComments Off

In this photo taken Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, a burial team in protective gear buries a person suspected to have died of Ebola in Monrovia, Liberia. Even as Liberians get sick and die of Ebola, many beds in treatment centers are empty because of the...

Ex-Mountie hero of shooting at Canada’s Parliament

October 23, 2014 • World NewsComments Off

Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper speaks with Sergeant-at-Arms Kevin Vickers in the House of Commons on Thursday Oct. 23, 2014 in Ottawa. The House of Commons is back in action, kicked off by an exhilarating show of support for Vickers, who was among...

Asia stocks down on mixed China data, weak Wall St

October 23, 2014 • World NewsComments Off

Trader Timothy Nick, left, and specialist Mario Picone confer on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014. Stocks are opening mixed as investors look over earnings reports from U.S. companies. (AP Photo/Richard Drew) TOKYO (AP) —...

Canada’s PM says shooting rampage was terrorism

October 23, 2014 • World NewsComments Off

Police continue to patrol a downtown street near the National War Memorial in Ottawa, Ontario, on Wednesday, October 22, 2014. A gunman shot and killed a soldier at the National War Memorial in Ottawa on Wednesday before being shot dead in Parliament...

Palestinian kills baby at Jerusalem station

October 23, 2014 • World NewsComments Off

An ultra-Orthodox Jewish man looks at the scene of an attack in Jerusalem, Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014. A Palestinian motorist with a history of anti-Israel violence slammed his car into a crowded train station in Jerusalem on Wednesday, killing a...