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Police Investigating ‘Unnatural Death’ Of Actress Nicole Kidman’s Father

Posted On September 12, 2014

(Singapore) -- Police in Singapore are investigating what they're calling the "unnatural death" of the father of Oscar-winning actress Nicole Kidman. That term in Singapore often refers to someone who dies due to a fall or another type of accident. Police say Tony Kidman had been visiting his daughter Antonia in the Southeast Asia island…

Pilot Missing As Navy Jets Collide Over Pacific

Posted On September 12, 2014

(Undated) -- A U.S. Navy pilot is missing after two F/A-18 Hornet fighter jets collided over the western Pacific today. Rescue crews found one pilot and he's back on the aircraft carrier U.S.S. Carl Vinson. The Navy says a cruiser, a destroyer, and helicopters are searching for the second pilot.

Pistorius To Be Sentenced October 13th

Posted On September 12, 2014

(Pretoria) -- It will be another month until South African track star Oscar Pistorius is sentenced for the shooting death of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. The judge set a sentencing date of October 13th for Pistorius. The judge decided to continue the bail of the Paralympic champion, meaning he will remain free until sentence is pronounced.…

White House Optimistic That Friends & Allies Will Help In ISIS Fight

Posted On September 12, 2014

(Washington, DC) -- The Obama administration is optimistic about putting together a broad international coalition to degrade and ultimately destroy the militant Islamist group ISIS. Presidential spokesman Josh Earnest said help can take a variety of forms, ranging from airstrikes to cutting off ISIS funding sources. Germany said today it won't make any airstrikes against…

Germany Won’t Join Airstrikes Against ISIS, Merkel Aide Says

Posted On September 12, 2014

(Undated) -- Germany won't make any airstrikes against ISIS militants. An aide to Chancellor Angela Merkel says the German government is concerned about stabilizing the Middle East, but that Merkel is ruling out participation in military airstrikes.