The man who breached security at the White House this month
raced through several rooms on the main floor, penetrating
farther into the building than previously disclosed, a
Republican congressman says.
Three people were killed, including a child, when a giant
pick-up truck span out of control while attempting to perform
a stunt demonstration in the Dutch city of Haaksbergen on
Sunday, Dutch public television quoted the local mayor as
A jihadist Twitter account said the leader of the al
Qaeda-linked Khorasan group was killed in a US air strike in
Syria, SITE monitoring service said after several days of
uncertainty over whether he survived the raid.
Riot police advanced on Hong Kong democracy protesters in the
early hours of today, firing volleys of tear gas after
launching a baton-charge in the worst unrest there since
China took back control of the former British colony almost
two decades ago.
Thirty-one people are presumed dead near the peak of a
Japanese volcano that erupted unexpectedly while it was
packed with hikers out to admire autumn foliage, sending a
huge cloud of ash and rock tumbling down its slopes.