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Mexico Protesters Burn Legislature Building Over Student Massacre

Posted On November 13, 2014

(Undated) -- Violent protests are rocking southwestern Mexico where tens of thousands of people are furious over the apparent massacre of more than 40 college students. Members of a teachers union set fire to the legislature hall and another building in the state capital of Guerrero Wednesday. Demonstrators there and in neighboring states are protesting…

Dozen People Arrested In Connection With Attack On U.S. Sailors In Turkey

Posted On November 12, 2014

(Washington, DC) -- Turkish officials say 12 people are in custody in connection with an attack on three U.S. sailors by a group of men in Istanbul. A video shows a group of men assaulting the sailors and attempting to put bags on their heads while chanting "Yankee Go Home." The sailors are members of…

Ebola Deaths Hit 5K In West Africa

Posted On November 12, 2014

(Geneva) -- The death toll from Ebola in the three hardest-hit countries in West Africa is now over five-thousand. The World Health Organization announced Wednesday that 51-hundred-47 people have died from the virus in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone. There have been over 14-thousand cases. The organization says there's been a sharp increase in the…

Russia Says Bombers Will Patrol Near North American Waters

Posted On November 12, 2014

(Moscow) -- Moscow claims it's going to have long-range bombers patrolling over the Gulf of Mexico and other bodies of water near North America. Russia's defense minister said Russia needs to secure its military presence in the western Atlantic, eastern Pacific and the waters of the Caribbean. The Pentagon is downplaying the comments. A Defense…

Probe Successfully Lands On Comet

Posted On November 12, 2014

(Berlin) -- After a ten-year chase, a robotic probe has successfully landed on the surface of a comet. Ira Spitzer reports from Berlin.   Play Clip