Polish President Bronislaw Komorowski has conceded defeat to
conservative challenger Andrzej Duda in the presidential
election, a result reflecting voters' frustration that
Poland's new-found prosperity was not being more evenly
Mathematician John Nash, a Nobel Prize winner whose longtime
struggle with mental illness inspired the movie "A Beautiful
Mind", was killed in a car crash along with his wife in New
Jersey, state police say.
Government security forces killed 42 suspected drug cartel
henchmen and suffered one fatality in a firefight in western
Mexico, an official said, one of the bloodiest shootouts in a
decade of gang violence wracking the country.
A Cleveland police officer was found not guilty in the
shooting deaths of an unarmed black man and a woman after a
high-speed car chase in 2012, one in a series of cases that
have raised questions over police conduct and race relations
in the United States.
Police in Washington believe that a man charged in the deaths
of a wealthy businessman, his wife, son and housekeeper may
have had help committing the crime, no other suspects have
been taken into custody.
Ireland appears to have voted heavily in favour of allowing
same-sex marriage in a historic referendum that marks a
dramatic social shift in the traditionally Catholic country,
government ministers and opponents of the bill said on