Sat, 25 Oct 2014 14:17:21 GMT
Michael Zehaf-Bibeau was troubled and unstable, and he initially may have sought religion as an attempt to scaffold a disintegrating life.
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 20:49:12 GMT
A motorcade took Corporal Cirillo back to Hamilton, Ontario. A military funeral is to take place next week.
Sat, 25 Oct 2014 01:04:46 GMT
Gen. Curtis M. Scaparrotti, the top American military leader in South Korea, says he believes the North is capable of making a nuclear weapon small enough to fit atop a ballistic missile.
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 18:06:09 GMT
Potentially damaging revelations surrounding the minister and one of his aides have added to pressure on Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 17:34:42 GMT
Artists backing the pro-democracy movement are being punished by fans and companies in mainland China, on whose support many of their careers depend.
Sat, 25 Oct 2014 02:04:24 GMT
Resentment and fear have swept Calais, France, in the last year amid a new wave of migrants hoping to cross illegally to Britain, which they see as a better place than France to start a new life.
Sat, 25 Oct 2014 00:30:07 GMT
Oleh Lyashko, the Radical Party leader, appears poised to gain a significant bloc in Ukraine’s Parliament in Sunday’s elections, tapping into voters’ frustrations over war and a bad economy.
Sat, 25 Oct 2014 00:12:44 GMT
President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia unleashed perhaps his strongest diatribe against the United States yet.
Sat, 25 Oct 2014 01:51:09 GMT
Government forces fought for the third straight day to fend off a heavy assault by Islamic State militants on a strategically placed town in Anbar Province.
Sat, 25 Oct 2014 08:41:22 GMT
Analysts say the far-flung plots and attacks are a change in the nature of the group and its threat to the West.
Sat, 25 Oct 2014 00:57:04 GMT
A 2-year-old girl, who traveled across two countries while showing symptoms, is the first recorded Ebola death in Mali.
Sat, 25 Oct 2014 00:45:22 GMT
After ceding power to a caretaker government in January, Ennahda enters Sunday’s national legislative elections as a front-runner.
Sat, 25 Oct 2014 03:12:19 GMT
A former chief of the Jamaat-e-Islami Party, Mr. Azam’s imprisonment on war crimes charges linked to the 1971 Bangladesh war of independence from Pakistan set off violent protests last year.
Sat, 25 Oct 2014 02:23:17 GMT
The varied energy needs and capacity of member nations led to concessions and compromises that experts say watered down an agreement meant to pressure other countries at climate talks in 2015.
Sat, 25 Oct 2014 01:57:36 GMT
The Israeli military said the youth had thrown a firebomb onto a main road often used by settlers.
Sat, 25 Oct 2014 00:50:51 GMT
Arya Jafari was reported to have been detained over his images of protesters deploring acid attacks on women in Isfahan.
Sat, 25 Oct 2014 00:06:07 GMT
President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi convened an emergency meeting of Egypt’s top generals and declared a state of emergency in parts of Sinai, including a curfew.
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 16:58:16 GMT
The remark was the first time that a prominent member of the city’s business elite has openly called on Leung Chun-ying to step down.
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 16:16:05 GMT
A group that has advocated equal religious rights for women sneaked in a Torah for a coming-of-age ceremony at one of Judaism’s holiest sites.
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 15:35:25 GMT
Participants in Liberia and Sierra Leone would receive experimental vaccines that could lead to mass inoculations in 2015, health officials said Friday.
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 13:28:36 GMT
In a country where membership in the bloc is a contentious topic, the request is being portrayed as a punishment for its relative economic success.
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 12:41:15 GMT
The payment is part of tangle of cases relating to a unit whose members posed as activists to gather intelligence on militant political and environmental groups.
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 10:20:45 GMT
The deal reached at the Pentagon means the Americans will retain control of forces in the event of war until the South Korean military is better prepared.
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 08:45:34 GMT
The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, with much of its initial $50 billion in capital provided by Beijing, would offer financing for projects across Asia.
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 09:01:37 GMT
A military team was called off after a weeklong hunt near Stockholm for an enigmatic vessel that never materialized, the authorities said.
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 08:00:14 GMT
The state of the legal system — with lawyers paying bribes to clerks and judges — leaves many pessimistic about the country’s vaunted reforms.
Sat, 25 Oct 2014 00:02:46 GMT
A Pakistani court on Friday acquitted one of the main suspects in the 2002 murder of the American journalist Daniel Pearl.
Sat, 25 Oct 2014 00:00:35 GMT
The potentially fatal MERS virus that originated in Saudi Arabia two years ago has spread to Turkey for the first time, the World Health Organization said Friday.
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 23:48:05 GMT
At least four inmates were killed and several wounded after an attempted mass escape at a prison in San Cristobal, officials said Friday.
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 23:45:11 GMT
The Libyan Army and its allies among local militias have taken control of one of the largest camps of Islamist forces in the eastern city of Benghazi, military officials said Friday.
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 23:38:28 GMT
Austria unveiled a new monument on Friday dedicated to thousands of Austrians who deserted from the German Army during World War II.
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 23:34:49 GMT
Queen Elizabeth II sent her first tweet on Friday, although she kept things traditional by signing off as “Elizabeth R.”
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 15:27:53 GMT
The court ruled that Poland violated the rights of two terrorism suspects by allowing their transfer to a secret detention center run by the C.I.A.
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 12:52:57 GMT
Thierry Leyne, a French-Israeli banker, jumped from a building in Tel Aviv, Israeli officials said.
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 10:56:31 GMT
The few legal protections Russians still possess are becoming even more limited.
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:19:10 GMT
Hindu nationalists are vengeful nativists who recoil from the West while promoting their own religious and racial supremacy.
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:07:39 GMT
Japan overlooks the merits of its own culture out of a blinding insecurity about its international standing.
Thu, 16 Oct 2014 17:00:16 GMT
Mr. Ismay, a former Navy explosive ordnance disposal officer, found chemical weapons in Iraq his first week.
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 09:00:52 GMT
Annalisa Natali Murri’s images of the aftermath of a factory collapse that killed more than 1,000 in Bangladesh are jarring and spectral, akin to the lives of survivors and those who lost loved ones.
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:10:32 GMT
Stanley Greene returned to Chechnya to document the aftermath of the 1993 conflict, and his photographs were gathered into a book, “Open Wound.”
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 23:19:23 GMT
Reacting to a far more complicated, and in some ways tougher, reality than when a last wave of poetry caught public attention in the 1980s, new voices are emerging from China’s working class.
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:50:40 GMT
To encourage local districts to improve their performance on development-related goals, Weinan, in Shaanxi Province, has taken to presenting the worst performing areas with last-place plaques.