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BBC journalists go on strike over job cuts

Posted: 02/18/2013 - Staff mounted picket lines outside of the BBC's studios in central London and around the country. Programs went on, but many shows were canceled, including the flagship morning news radio program "Today."

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Dead Russian whistleblower set for day in court

Posted: 02/18/2013 - A Russian court on Monday ruled the trial is to begin March 4. Prosecutors accuse Magnitsky and his former client, investor William Browder, of evading $16.8 million in taxes.

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UN warns risk of hepatitis E in S. Sudan grows

Posted: 02/18/2013 - The United Nations says an outbreak of hepatitis E has killed 111 refugees in camps in South Sudan since July, and has become endemic in the region.

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Weeping Pistorius faces life in prison in shooting

Posted: 02/15/2013 - Olympic athlete Oscar Pistorius wept in court Friday as prosecutors said they'll pursue a charge of premeditated murder against him for killing his model girlfriend.

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Vatican says pope hit head during Mexico trip

Posted: 02/14/2013 - Pope Benedict XVI hit his head during his March 2012 trip to Mexico, The Vatican said Thursday, but denied the accident had any "relevant" role in his resignation.

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Diplomat confirms Iran nuke upgrade

Posted: 02/14/2013 - The diplomat said Thursday that the officials saw a small number of advanced centrifuges for enriching uranium at the Natanz plant southeast of Tehran.

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Pistorius' girlfriend was a model, law graduate

Posted: 02/14/2013 - The woman who was shot dead in double-amputee Olympian runner Oscar Pistorius' house was a model, a law school graduate and an entrepreneur who cared about empowering women

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Clashes mark Bahrain's second uprising anniversary

Posted: 02/14/2013 - Security forces in Bahrain clashed on Thursday with anti-government protesters in street battles that left at least one boy dead amid high tensions on the second anniversary of the uprising in the Gulf nation

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Olympian 'Blade Runner' Pistorius charged with murder

Updated: 02/14/2013 - Olympic athlete Oscar Pistorius has been arrested in the shooting death of his girlfriend, police and the woman's talent agent said Thursday. Police said he has been charged with murder.

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Pope celebrates last public Mass as pontiff

Posted: 02/13/2013 - The mood inside St. Peter's Basilica was somber during the Mass, as if the weight of Benedict's decision and the finality of his pontificate had finally registered with the thousands of faithful present.

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Fighting rages near Aleppo airport

Posted: 02/13/2013 - Syrian rebels fought pitched battles Wednesday against regime forces at a military base that protects a major airport in the country's north in fighting that has left more than 40 government troops dead.

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Player regrets getting entangled with match-fixing

Posted: 02/13/2013 - Soccer player Mario Cizmek thought it would just be one match. Ease up and let the other team win, he told himself, then collect the payoff and start paying off your debts.

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Guppies use ugly friends to seem more attractive

Posted: 02/13/2013 - An article published Wednesday by Britain's Royal Society says that male guppies prefer to associate with their drab-colored counterparts when females are around.

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