What's wrong with that catcall video
What's wrong with that catcall video

The video of a woman who is harassed more than 100 times by men as she walks around New York City for 10 hours unintentionally…

Flashpoint shut after attempted murder of rabbi
Flashpoint shut after attempted murder of rabbi

Israel shut the Al-Aqsa mosque compound then promised to reopen it, after clashes in east Jerusalem where police killed…

Atlantic Ocean rower robbed on the way home
Atlantic Ocean rower robbed on the way home

A US man who recently rowed across the Atlantic Ocean to raise awareness about HIV testing was robbed on off Haiti's north…

Terminally ill woman delays death-date
Terminally ill woman delays death-date

A woman with terminal cancer whose video about planning to kill herself on Nov 1 went viral, says she will hold on a little…

World

US ambassador says she's monitoring for Ebola

UNITED NATIONS (AP) The U.S. ambassador, who has just returned from a visit to the countries worst-affected by Ebola, says…

Turkish president questions focus on Kobani

PARIS (AP) Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says the international community is focusing too much on the battle over…

Zambia's acting president appeals for calm

LUSAKA, Zambia (AP) Zambia's temporary leader says security forces will not tolerate any violence or other illegal activity…

Image of Asia: Watching the iPhone line in Seoul

In this photo by Ahn Young-joon, a phone store worker dressed as Santa Claus keeps customers in line as they wait to buy…

New search planned for grave of Spanish poet Lorca

MADRID (AP) Archeologists will start inspecting the land in an area in southern Spain near where the acclaimed poet Federico…

Melissa Fumero goes from daytime to prime time

NEW YORK (AP) Melissa Fumero, who plays Detective Amy Santiago on Fox's "Brooklyn Nine-Nine," can remember the first time…

Marine's lawyers seek new judge in war crime case

CAMP PENDLETON, California (AP) Attorneys for a Marine being retried on a murder charge in a major Iraq war crime case…

Thai prime minister, an ex-general, is millionaire

BANGKOK (AP) Asset disclosures by members of Thailand's military-dominated post-coup Cabinet reveal they are quite well-off…

Uganda-North Korea ties grow amid democracy doubts

KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) President Yoweri Museveni of Uganda gave a state banquet late Thursday in honor of North Korea's ceremonial…

US stocks open higher, following gains in Asia

NEW YORK (AP) U.S. stocks are opening higher following big gains in Asia after Japan made moves to rev up its economy. The…

Q&A: 'Interstellar' filmmaker Nolan on his robots

LOS ANGELES (AP) In his secrecy-shrouded sci-fi extravaganza "Interstellar," filmmaker Christopher Nolan isn't just taking…

WORLD SPORTS at 1330 GMT

TOP STORY: TEN--PARIS MASTERS PARIS Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer continue their battle for the year-end No. 1 spot…

Exxon defies low oil price with refining strength

NEW YORK (AP) ExxonMobil Corp.'s refining and chemical operations rescued the company's third-quarter results amid falling…

AbbVie hikes forecast, tops Street expectations

The drugmaker AbbVie surprised Wall Street on Friday with a third-quarter performance that turned out much better than expected…

Burkina Faso President Blaise Compaore says in statement he has stepped down after protests

OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso (AP) Burkina Faso President Blaise Compaore says in statement he has stepped down after protests…

Nissan recalls Infiniti SUVs to fix air bags

DETROIT (AP) Nissan says it's recalling more than 1,800 Infiniti SUVs in the U.S. for an air bag problem that could send…

UK Treasury chief set to pay off World War I bonds

LONDON (AP) Britain is repaying some of the 2 billion pounds ($3.2 billion) it still owes investors who helped finance…

Spain seeks to halt informal Catalan breakup vote

MADRID (AP) Spain's government is asking the country's Constitutional Court to block plans by the powerful northeastern…

Czech soldiers to stay in Afghanistan

PRAGUE (AP) The Czech Republic's Parliament has approved a government plan to keep troops in Afghanistan for at least two…

North Korean Ebola policies hit tourism businesses

BEIJING (AP) North Korea's quarantine of arriving foreigners to prevent Ebola has not disrupted business with the nation's…

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Space

Nasa rocket explodes on lift-off
Nasa rocket explodes on lift-off

Rocket taking cargo to ISS as part of US$1.9bn project exploded after lift-off – and the whole frightening scene was captured…

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Boy, 14, details terror plans to police
Boy, 14, details terror plans to police

A 14-year-old boy in Austria was remanded in custody after telling police he planned to plant a bomb in a public area and…

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