SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea has spent decades screening
refugees from a hostile neighbor but some enemy agents manage to
get through, underlining the challenges Western nations face in
dealing with a far larger influx of people escaping the war in
MOSCOW (Reuters) - President Vladimir Putin signed a decree
imposing a raft of punitive economic sanctions against Turkey on
Saturday, underlining the depth of the Kremlin's anger toward
Ankara four days after Turkey shot down a Russian warplane.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Reuters) - The man accused of
opening fire at a Planned Parenthood clinic in Colorado and killing
three people said "no more baby parts" while he was being arrested,
NBC News and other media reported on Saturday, citing unnamed law
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Reuters) - The 57-year-old man with
a bushy white beard who is suspected of killing three people in a
shooting rampage at a Planned Parenthood clinic in Colorado has a
history of brushes with the law, including a "peeping Tom"
complaint in his home state of South Carolina.
CHICAGO (Reuters) - Sales at U.S. brick-and-mortar stores on
Thanksgiving Day and Black Friday were down slightly from last
year, but the performance was still seen as strong in a holiday
shopping season where discounts spread well beyond the weekend and
many shoppers moved to the web.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republican presidential candidate
Donald Trump on Saturday reframed his claim that he saw Muslims in
Jersey City, New Jersey, cheering the attacks on the Twin Towers of
the World Trade Center in Manhattan on Sept. 11, 2001 by asserting
the sentiment was shared worldwide.
BAMAKO (Reuters) - Unknown attackers fired rockets at a
United Nations peacekeeping base in northern Mali on Saturday,
killing three people inside, the U.N. said, in the latest sign that
the West African country's Islamist insurgency is intensifying.
DIYARBAKIR, Turkey (Reuters) - A prominent Kurdish lawyer and
rights activist was shot in the head and killed on Saturday, in an
incident likely to fuel further unrest in Turkey's mostly Kurdish