Britainís scandal-hit News of the World to shut
UK: Britainís News of the World tabloid will
print the last edition in its 168-year history on Sunday following a
devastating scandal over phone hacking, owner Rupert Murdochís son
James said Thursday.
Malaysian children safe after hostage-taker shot
MALAYSIA: Malaysian police on Thursday said the
man who took 30 pre-school children and four teachers hostage at a
kindergarten in a dramatic seven-hour standoff had died after being
shot in the head.
Chinese workers poisoned by lead
CHINA: More than 200 workers in a Chinese
battery producing factory in Changzhou, Jiangsu province have been
sent to a local health department, diagnosed with blood poisoning by