WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama declared that Sony made a mistake in shelving a satirical film about a plot to assassinate North Korea's leader, and he pledged the U.S would respond in a place and manner and time that we choose to the hacking attack on Sony that led to the withdrawal.
HAVANA - To many exiles and their allies, President Raul Castro is a brutal dictator who locks up dissenters in gulag-like jails, snuffs out political discourse and condemns his people to socialist poverty.
At a time when experts around the world fear that a post-antibiotic era may be on the horizon, India is facing harsh criticism from the global community for its inability to tackle its superbug epidemic.
BEIJING - Chinese President Xi Jinping is urging the semiautonomous former Portuguese colony of Macau to guard against interference by what he called hostile external forces after prolonged pro-democracy protests in nearby Hong Kong.
NEW YORK Reuters - A New York City police officer who appears to punch a black youth during an arrest that was captured on video and widely circulated on the Internet has been suspended from duty, the department said on Friday.
WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama declared Friday that Sony made a mistake in shelving a satirical film about a plot to assassinate North Korea's leader and pledged the U.S would respond in a place and manner and time that we choose to the hack attack on Sony that the FBI blamed on the communist government.
Reuters - An American nurse who was exposed to Ebola while volunteering in Sierra Leone was released from the National Institutes of Health's Clinical Center in Maryland on Friday without showing signs of the disease, NIH said.