A suicide bomber carried out the attack that killed eight
people in a bus transporting Israeli tourists in Bulgaria,
the country's interior minister said today, and Israel
accused Iranian-backed Hezbollah militants of responsibility.
The U.S. men's basketball team eased past Brazil 80-69 in an
exhibition game today, but their sluggish play and spotty
shooting should banish any thoughts they will waltz to
another Olympic gold medal in London.
Eight people have been arrested in an operation targeting a
sophisticated methamphetamine and burglary ring police have
described as one of the most significant crime operations
seen in Christchurch for some time.