Hundreds of protesters against police violence shut down part of the Mall of America in Minnesota on Saturday, during the final weekend before Christmas as shoppers scrambled to buy gifts at one of the nation's largest shopping centres, a community group member said.
Ottawa Police have laid multiple charges, including attempted murder, against a suspect in Thursday's despicable home invasion which targeted a Second World War veteran.
The judge presiding over the Luka Magnotta murder trial warned reporters on Saturday about a fake Twitter account created in his name.
A crowdfunding campaign has raised more than $49,000 in two days for a little girl in New Brunswick who had parts of all her limbs amputated after getting a strep infection.
French police on Saturday shot dead a male terrorism suspect after he stabbed and seriously wounded two officers in a police station, authorities said.
Russia will not be intimidated over its actions in Ukraine and Crimea, President Vladimir Putin said on Saturday as his foreign ministry warned that it was preparing to retaliate against fresh Western sanctions.
Four Afghans held for over a decade at the U.S. military prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, have been sent home to Afghanistan, the Pentagon said on Saturday, the latest step in a slow-moving push by the Obama administration to close the facility.
The death toll from Ebola in the three worst-affected countries in West Africa has risen to 7,373 among 19,031 cases known to date there, the World Health Organization said on Saturday.
Search crews are scrambling to recover the body of a local man who died while swimming in a treacherous area off the coast of the small Caribbean island of St.Thomas last week.