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5 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

world 'Dancing With the Stars' Season 19 premiere recap: The heat is on

Is it hot in Hollywood, or is it Dancing With the Stars? Season 19 began with 13 new stars, three new pros, Julianne Hough as a fourth judge, effervescent highs natural and otherwise and a public service announcement against texting and dancing. And dimples. Oh so many dimples!

11 minutes ago // The Guardian

world Atlantic City loses another casino as Trump Plaza shuts its doors

Guests say standards have slipped as resort opened by Donald Trump in 1984 becomes fourth Atlantic City casino to close this year Continue reading...

12 minutes ago // CNN

world 'Historic moment' as EU deal brings Ukraine closer to West

Ukraine and the European Union ratified a political and economic agreement Tuesday, in a step leaders hailed as a "historic moment."

13 minutes ago // The Guardian

world Utah authorities alter account of Darrien Hunt shooting by police

Family lawyer says bullets came from behind and criticises almost incomprehensible delay in questioning officers involved Continue reading...

14 minutes ago // Wall Street Journal

world Police Commissioner Quits Over Rotherham Abuse Scandal

Shaun Wright became a lightning rod for public anger after the release of a report alleging that at least 1,400 children had been victims of sexual exploitation in and around the town between 1997 and 2013.

16 minutes ago // Time

world U.N. Investigators Document Worsening Atrocities of Syrian Civil War

Says civilians being beheaded, stoned and crucified by ISIS, and bombed and tortured by regime

17 minutes ago // The Guardian

world Putin's 'girlfriend' Alina Kabayeva to head pro-Kremlin media group

Former Olympic gymnastics champion to quit as MP in Russian president's party to take control of National Media Group Continue reading...

18 minutes ago // BBC

world UDA murder plot accused in court

Four men appear in court charged with attempting to murder two former leaders of the loyalist Ulster Defence Association.

19 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

world California's 3-foot buffer zone for cyclists takes effect today

Statewide regulations that take effect today require drivers to stay at least three feet away from cyclists while passing, or face a $35 fine.

20 minutes ago // ABC

world Coptic Christians Clash With Police in Egypt

Coptic Christian protesters clash with police in southern Egypt over abducted housewife

20 minutes ago // Fox News

world Coptic Christian protesters clash with police in southern Egypt over abducted housewife

A security official says a couple hundred Christian protesters clashed with police in southern Egypt after holding a demonstration in front of a police station demanding authorities locate an abducted housewife.

21 minutes ago // Sky News

world Tax Crackdown: World Profit-Shifting Ban Looms

Measures to prevent multi-national firms avoiding billions in tax by shifting profits abroad are outlined by the OECD.

22 minutes ago // Wall Street Journal

world Turkey Renews Syria Buffer-Zone Push

Turkey is preparing plans for a buffer zone along its border with Syria, signaling a push to rally allies behind a long-held strategic goal as the U.S. builds a coalition to fight Islamic State.

24 minutes ago // The Guardian

world Chuck Hagel testifies to Congress on US offensive against Isis live

Defence secretary to take questions from Senate armed services committee on whether air assault can achieve Obamas aimsUS steps up campaign against Isis over air strike Continue reading...

24 minutes ago // Boston Herald

world Ukraine parliament ratifies EU pact

KIEV, Ukraine Ukraine's parliament ratified an agreement to deepen economic and political ties with the European Union on Tuesday, and passed legislation to grant autonomy to the rebellious east as part of a peace deal.The ratification vote, synchronized with the European parliament by video chat, draws a line under the issue that last year sparked Ukraine's crisis, which resulted in the ousting of the president, the annexation of Crimea by Russia and a war with the Russia-backed s

24 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

world Oscars 2015: Lead actress field thin? Think again

Tracking actors' awards-season prospects is too often an exercise in negotiating the allure of the new, with some pundits flailing their arms each time an unseen movie debuts, shouting from the social media rooftops that hallelujah, they have seen the face of God and that their faith in film...

24 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

world Lakers' training camp less than two weeks away

In less than two weeks, the Lakers will reconvene for training camp.

24 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

world 'Utopia,' an 'experiment,' seen as hope for reviving reality TV world

He's not the world's most expressive man, but John de Mol Jr. does get visibly peeved if you suggest that his new reality TV show sounds an awful lot like a certain other reality TV show.

26 minutes ago // ABC

world Roadside Bomb Kills 6 Policemen in Egypt's Sinai

Roadside bomb kills 6 policemen in Egypt's restive Sinai Peninsula, officials say

27 minutes ago // BBC

world CCTV released in Thai murder hunt

The families of two murdered Britons in Thailand pay tribute as police hunting for suspects release CCTV images.

28 minutes ago // ABC

world Image of Asia: Kicking off the Asian Games

Image of Asia: Kicking off the Asian Games in Incheon, South Korea

31 minutes ago // BBC

world VIDEO: S Yorks PCC Shaun Wright quits

South Yorkshire's Police and Crime Commissioner Shaun Wright has resigned over the Rotherham child abuse scandal.

32 minutes ago // USA Today

world Naked cycling? That's just Colombia team's uniforms

Women revealed the new kits at weekend's Tour of Tuscany in Italy.

33 minutes ago // The Times of India

world Holy smoke: Vatican car seized with cocaine, cannabis

The Vatican was left red-faced after it emerged that a car bearing its diplomatic plates had been stopped in France with four kilogrammes of cocaine on board.

34 minutes ago // Boston Herald

world UN: Nearly $1 billion needed now to stop Ebola

GENEVA The World Health Organization is warning that the number of Ebola cases in West Africa could double every three weeks.The estimate comes Tuesday as the U.N. health agency said the cost of containing the deadly virus has risen to nearly $1 billion since it was identified in March.The unprecedented Ebola outbreak is believed to have killed more than 2,400 people across West Africa, with Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea the hardest-hit countries.

34 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

world Sheinelle Jones to join 'Weekend Today' as news anchor

Sheinelle Jones has been named news anchor of "Weekend Today," NBC has announced.

35 minutes ago // BBC

world Sinn Fin move 'motivated by arrest'

Promotion prospects are limited for any police officer who signs an arrest warrant for a Sinn Fein member, a Policing Board member claims.

35 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

world Roadside bomb kills 6 Egyptian police officers in the Sinai Peninsula

Six policemen were killed Tuesday when a bomb blast tore through their armored vehicle in the Sinai Peninsula, security officials said the second such deadly attack this month.

35 minutes ago // ABC

world South Africa Sends Murder Suspect to Botswana

South Africa deports murder suspect to Botswana even though he could face death penalty there

35 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

world Roadside bomb kills 6 Egyptian police officers in Sinai Peninsula

Six policemen were killed Tuesday when a bomb blast tore through their armored vehicle in the Sinai Peninsula, security officials said. It was the second such deadly attack this month.

36 minutes ago // Fox News

world South Africa deports murder suspect to Botswana even though he could face death penalty there

Human rights lawyers are pressing South Africa to explain why a murder suspect from Botswana was illegally deported to his country, where he could be executed if convicted.

39 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

world Clear Channel flips its name to iHeartMedia

Clear Channel, the nation's biggest radio station owner, is broadcasting a new signal to listeners and advertisers.

40 minutes ago // ABC

world Woman Survives 4 Days After Nigeria Building Falls

Rescue worker: Woman survives 4 days under rubble after Nigerian building collapse; 60 dead

40 minutes ago // Sky News

world Ebola: US Sending 3,000 Troops To West Africa

US personnel could be on the ground within two weeks to try to halt the spread of a virus that has killed more than 2,200.

40 minutes ago // Fox News

world Rescue worker: Woman survives 4 days under rubble after Nigerian building collapse; 60 dead

Rescue workers say they dug a woman out of the rubble of a building that collapsed four days ago and she walked away with only a slightly dislocated hand.

40 minutes ago // CBS

world Mexico to fly out tourists stranded by tropical storm

Government sending planes to ferry out tens of thousands who couldn't leave before Odile hit