Jordan Graham pleads guilty to pushing husband off cliff
A woman in the US state of Montana has pleaded guilty to second-degree murder, admitting she shoved her husband off a cliff eight days into their marriage. Jordan Linn Graham, 22, agreed to the deal near the end of a trial on a charge of first degree murder.
Uncle of North Korean leader executed as 'traitor'
The powerful uncle of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has been executed as a "traitor for all ages," the official news agency reported. Jang Song Thaek faced a special military tribunal Thursday and was convicted of "anti-party, counter-revolutionary ...
Republican feud boils over in US budget deal fight
WASHINGTON Dec 12 (Reuters) - The bitter ideological feud tearing at the Republican Party boiled over on Thursday as the U.S. Congress considered a bipartisan budget deal with angry recriminations between the Republicans' top elected leader and the ...
Two US Agencies Nod to Public Outrage on Phone Chats Aloft
New York Times
WASHINGTON — The Department of Transportation will consider banning the use of cellphones for voice calls onboard airplanes, a reaction to widespread public outrage over a proposal by the Federal Communications Commission to loosen the rules. Bits ...