A suicide attack on a Houthi rebel procession in northern Yemen kills at least two people and wounds 10 others.
Context: United States, Willie Nelson, country music, marijuana
Ireland's banks suffered a string of credit downgrades Friday—one reduced to junk-bond status —as speculation mounted that an EU-IMF bailout of Ireland could require senior bondholders to share the massive bill.
There has been a third explosion at the Pike River coal mine in New Zealand, where 29 men are presumed dead underground.
North Korea warns that US-South Korean plans for military maneuvers put peninsula on brink of war; S.Korean official says 20 blasts heard.
Context: threatening, China, Exclusive Economic Zone, North Korea, South Korea, U.S.
Context: Hezbollah, Lebanese Prime Minister, Rafiq Hariri, Saad Hariri, U.N., killing former prime minister
Context: United Democratic Forces, Rwanda, Victoire Ingabire
Context: Islamabad, Pakistani police, radical Islamists, suicide bombing
Authorities have arrested 124 Saudis and 25 foreigners, who were planning attacks on government and security officials.
Context: Escondido, California, United States, explosives
Context: Human Rights Watch
A gunman opened fire on a campaign rally near Taipei yesterday, killing one man and critically wounding the son of a former vice-president on the eve of key local elections. A suspect is in custody and may belong to a gang.
Context: Kim Kwan-jin, Kim Tae-Young, South Korea, defense ministry, shelling of Yeonpyeong
Sinn Fein candidate Pearse Doherty is elected to the Irish parliament in the wake of the EU bail-out.
Context: Police in the UK, censoring the Internet, judicial
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