Local media: Several Kenyan police officers killed in ambush
KAMPALA, Uganda — Local media in Kenya are reporting that several Kenyan police officers have been killed in an attack by suspected Somali militants in the northeastern Garissa county, where 148 students were massacred last month. Kenya's Daily ...
Mental Health Will Take Focus in Theater Shooting Trial
Prosecutors in the Colorado theater shooting are steadily moving toward the heart of their case: the testimony of two court-appointed doctors expected to say James Holmes was sane when he opened fire on a packed midnight showing of a Batman movie.
China Nursing-Home Fire Spurs Soul-Searching
Wall Street Journal
BEIJING—A fire at a Chinese nursing home Monday that killed dozens of people has brought into focus whether the country's growing elderly population is being adequately cared for. The fire broke out on Monday night at the privately-owned Kangleyuan rest ...
UPDATE 4-Tornado tears through Mexican city on Texas border, killing 13
(Adds quote from president, updated number of injured and details on power outages). By Jaime Escamilla. CIUDAD ACUNA, Mexico May 25 (Reuters) - At least 13 people died and dozens more were injured after a freak tornado ripped through the northern ...