Four men have been arrested and charged with murdering 30-year-old attorney Dustin Freidland outside an upscale New Jersey mall.
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President Barack Obama has begun his annual winter vacation in Hawaii. The president, first lady Michelle Obama and daughters Sasha and Malia landed in Honolulu shortly before midnight local time. Their two dogs, Sunny and Bo, joined them aboard Air Force One. Obama has no public events scheduled while he’s in Hawaii. On previous trips, [...]
Four service members were injured when two U.S. military aircraft were fired on in South Sudan.
Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon stepped up an appeal for funds to help the Philippines recover from a devastating typhoon last month after visiting stricken areas on Saturday. “I was very saddened by what I have seen in Tacloban — total destruction, and an enormous number of people have been lost, we need to support them,” Ban [...]
Colorado police arrested two teen boys who they say were plotting a school shooting.
Two NASA astronauts have begun the first of at least two spacewalks aimed at replacing a malfunctioning pump module that is part of the cooling system for the International Space Station. The astronauts, Col. Michael S. Hopkins of the Air Force and Richard A. Mastracchio, stepped out of an air lock on Saturday for what [...]
Facing a mounting public relations crisis, SeaWorld has launched a full page ad in eight of the country’s largest newspapers.
Pakistan cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan said that military operations would lead to an increase in terrorism and militancy in the country. Khan, who is the chairman of the PTI, said if the government wanted to launch an operation in North Waziristan it should take the people into confidence, Geo News reported. According to Khan, women and [...]
Accused Aurora shooter James Holmes is set to return to court for a pretrial hearing, but the judge has barred the public and media from it.
WSJ’s Jon Hilsenrath and David Wessel explain why markets cheered the Fed’s decision to gradually wind down its $85 billion monthly bond-buying program and vow to keep rates rates low for years — and where it leaves Janet Yellen, the next Fed chair.
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A management adjustment at General Motors and the scaling back of its alliance with PSA Peugeot Citroen have created fresh uncertainty over the U.S. carmaker’s strategy for Opel, just as the European business seemed to have secured a settled future. Karl-Thomas Neumann, Opel’s sixth boss in the past decade, has made a big splash at [...]