Monday, November 24, 2014
   
Text Size

Site Search powered by Ajax

Americas

US axe-attack suspect 'self-radicalised'

The hatchet-wielding man who wounded two New York City police officers, critically injuring one, was a "self-radicalised convert to Islam", US police said, believed to have acted alone in what they called a terrorist attack.

Read more: US axe-attack suspect 'self-radicalised'

   

Uruguayan vote rests on a knife-edge

The political party of outgoing President Jose Mujica, who gained international notice for social reforms such as legalisation of marijuana and gay marriage, leads going into Sunday's election to replace him but victory is far from assured.

Read more: Uruguayan vote rests on a knife-edge

   

#Brazil presidential rivals face off in debate

Brazil's presidential candidates have faced off in a heated debate just two days before their runoff election, with the focus on allegations of corruption and arguments over who could best spark a stalled economy.

Read more: #Brazil presidential rivals face off in debate

   

Deaths in Dominican Republic prison break

At least four prisoners have been killed and nine others wounded, including two guards, after an attempted mass escape at a prison in the southern Dominican Republic, officials said.

Read more: Deaths in Dominican Republic prison break

   

High school shooting reported in US

A student opened fire at a US school on Friday, injuring as many as six people before killing himself, the Seattle Times reported, citing law enforcement sources.

Read more: High school shooting reported in US

   

Governor quits over missing #Mexico students

The governor of Guerrero, the Mexican state where 43 students vanished last month in the city of Iguala, has said he is stepping aside from his position, in a move he hoped would help the investigation into the disappearances.

Read more: Governor quits over missing #Mexico students

   

New York City doctor infected with #Ebola

A physician with Doctors Without Borders who returned from West Africa recently has tested positive for Ebola at a New York City hospital, the city's mayor confirmed.

Read more: New York City doctor infected with #Ebola

   

Video of #Canada parliament attack released

Authorities say 32-year-old Michael Zehaf-Bibeau acted alone during Ottawa attack, and was planning to travel to Syria.

Read more: Video of #Canada parliament attack released

   

#Mexico orders mayor's arrest over students

Mexico has ordered the arrest of the mayor of the southern city of Iguala, along with his wife and an aide, charging they masterminded last month's attack that left six students dead and 43 missing.

Read more: #Mexico orders mayor's arrest over students

   

White House locks down over latest fence jump

A man who jumped over the White House fence has been apprehended by Secret Service agents, a spokesperson for the US agency has said, in the second such incident to happen in a few weeks.

Read more: White House locks down over latest fence jump

   

Page 7 of 18

Make a donation to MWC News

Enter Amount:

Featured_Author

Login






Login reminder Forgot login?
Register Register


Coupon Code: mwcnews2114

Subscribe to MWC News Alert

Email Address

Subscribe in a reader Facebok page Twitter page