Philippines mulls pullout of Syria peacekeepers The Philippine foreign secretary says he is recommending to President Benigno Aquino III to pull out all Filipino U.N. peacekeepers from the Golan Heights following the abduction of four by Syrian rebels. More
American gets 15 years of hard labor in North Korea for 'hostile acts' An American tour operator has been sentenced to 15 years of hard labor in North Korea for alleged “hostile acts” against the repressive regime, according to its official state news agency. Kenneth Bae, who is in his mid-40s and lives in Washington state, has been described by friends as a devout Christian who took tourists on trips to North Korea, The Associated Press reported. More
Hit-And-Run Killer Of Chinese Toddler Wang Yue Jailed For Three Years For Foshan Van Accident (VIDEO) Hu told the court he had thought he had hit something, but did not realise it was a child. He had paid part of the toddler's medical expenses. The rubbish collector who did help the little girl, Chen Xianmei, has been hailed as a "national role model". 09/5/2012 - 9:48 pm | View Link
Chinese toddler's death evokes outpouring of grief and guilt They are calling it the death that awakened the conscience of China. A 2-year-old girl crushed by two vans last week and then ignored by 18 passersby as she lay bleeding on the street died at 12:32 a.m. Friday of systematic organ failure at a hospital in ... 10/21/2011 - 4:44 am | View Link
Yue Yue dead: Chinese girl Wang Yue, 2, run over as bystanders watch, dies There are two black police circles on the ground at the Guangzhou Foshan hardware market. The first marks where two-year-old Wang Yue was hit and run over by a white van, and where she lay dying as 18 passers-by walked on, indifferent to her fate. 10/20/2011 - 11:55 pm | View Link
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Death of Wang Yue Wang Yue (Chinese: 王 悦; pinyin: Wáng Yuè), also known as "Yue Yue", was a two-year-old Chinese girl who was run over by two vehicles on the afternoon of 13 ... 08/29/2014 - 8:23 am | View Website
All-bacon restaurant set to open in Montreal : The Loop Le HOT PIG “I’m pretty confident to say [this] is the world’s first 100 per cent bacon sausage,” Bar Brutus owner Anthoni Jodoin told ABC News. 08/29/2014 - 2:39 am | View Website
Shares of the discount retailer fell, even as it reported a second-quarter profit that beat Wall Street expectations.
The electric car maker and a state-owned Chinese phone carrier announced plans to build 400 car charging stations in China.
The data management software developer reported second-quarter results that beat expectations, and it raised its full-year outlook.
Newly signed backup quarterback Jordan Palmer and veteran punter Brian Moorman were among 10 players released by the Buffalo Bills.
The Bills also cut cornerbacks Kamaal McIlwain and Sam Miller, linebacker Xavius Boyd, defensive tackle Landon Cohen, tight end Dominique Jones, fullback Evan Rodriguez, receiver Naaman Roosevelt and center Jared Wheeler.
The Office of the State Fire Marshal said in a statement on Friday that the two-story, wood-frame house in Huntingtown was burned on Aug. 22.
Authorities say the boys ignited combustible materials in the living room before leaving the property.
An inmate at the state prison in Pendleton was shot and killed by a guard Friday while fighting in the yard.
Withers and another inmate were assaulting a third prisoner in the yard at the Eastern Oregon Correctional Institution, and when they wouldn't stop, a tower guard fired one shot that hit Withers, Primus said.
Primus said it was the only shooting at the prison in the six years he has worked in the district attorney's office.