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6 minutes ago // Wall Street Journal

world Landslide in India Kills at Least 10, Traps 150

A landslide triggered by torrential rains tore through a village in western India, killing at least 10 people and leaving an estimated 150 others trapped under mud and debris, authorities said.

8 minutes ago // ABC

world Britain to Test Driverless Cars Next Year

Britain to test driverless car technology in up to 3 cities next year

10 minutes ago // BBC

world No appeal over Rolf Harris sentence

Rolf Harris's five year and nine month jail sentence over sex offences will not be referred to the appeal court, despite 150 complaints over its "leniency".

11 minutes ago // ABC

world Ukraine Official: Rebels Lay Mines Near Crash Site

Ukraine official: Rebels lay mines near jet crash site, observers again fail to reach area

11 minutes ago // BBC

world Somali 'killed for not wearing veil'

Militant Islamists in Somalia shoot dead a Muslim woman for refusing to wear a veil, her relatives say.

12 minutes ago // ABC

world Full Episode: Nightline 07/29: Mystery Behind Alleged New Hampshire Kidnapping

Alleged New Hampshire Kidnapping; Robocalls to Your Cell Phone; 'Sharknado 2'

14 minutes ago // ABC

world Khmer Rouge Tribunal Clears Way for Genocide Trial

Cambodia's UN-backed Khmer Rouge tribunal clears the way for genocide trial

14 minutes ago // BBC

world AUDIO: Charting the birth of 'Krautrock'

The BBC's Rebecca Jones talks to Krautrocker Irmin Schmidt and author David Stubbs.

14 minutes ago // ABC

world Full Episode: 7/29: New Information on Skin Cancer

7/29: New Information on Skin Cancer Tips to fight back against telemarketers; Meet Baby James, a 3-year-old golf prodigy.

15 minutes ago // The Guardian

world Hamas and Israel release footage of tunnels video

Footage broadcast by Hamas TV allegedly shows fighters climbing out of a tunnel from Gaza into Israel and attack an Israeli soldier. Footage published by Israeli defence forces allegedly shows tunnels used by Hamas to store goods and enter Israel to launch attacks from Gaza. In both cases, the footage is undated and cannot be verified by the Guardian WARNING: CONTAINS VIOLENT IMAGES

18 minutes ago // New York Times

world Op-Ed Contributor: Why French Politicians Appropriate Jean Jaurs

A certain idea of politics, one committed to an optimistic and generous understanding of France, seemed to die with Jean Jaurs.

18 minutes ago // The Guardian

world 'Africa should stop blaming history for its economic problems' is Obama right?

US president tells leaders to take responsibility for poverty and under-development rather than blaming colonialism. What do you think of his remarks? Continue reading...

18 minutes ago // Wall Street Journal

world TransAsia to Toughen Takeoff and Landing Rules After Crash

Taiwan's TransAsia Airways plans to toughen landing and takeoff requirements for domestic flights, in an effort to assuage public concerns over safety after last week's deadly crash.

19 minutes ago // The Washington Post

world Israel presses attack; 16 killed at U.N. school

GAZA CITY At least 16 people were killed and dozens wounded early Wednesday when shells slammed into a crowded U.N. school being used as a shelter for refugees in the conflict, according to Palestinian health officials.

20 minutes ago // Reuters

world France says evacuating nationals in Libya

PARIS Reuters - France temporarily closed its embassy in Libya on Wednesday and is evacuating its nationals there due to the worsening security situation, the French Foreign Ministry said.

21 minutes ago // BBC

world France evacuates expats from Libya

The French government says it has evacuated French and British nationals from Libya, as battles rage between government forces and militias.

21 minutes ago // ABC

world Shelling of UN School Kills 15 as Gaza War Rages

Israeli tank shells slam into UN school in Gaza, kill 15; elsewhere, 40 die as war rages

21 minutes ago // BBC

world No appeal over Rolf Harris sentence

Disgraced entertainer Rolf Harris's five year and nine month jail sentence will not be referred to the Court of Appeal, despite 150 complaints over its "leniency".

22 minutes ago // Boston Herald

world Shelling of UN school kills 15 as Gaza war rages

JEBALIYA REFUGEE CAMP, Gaza Strip Israeli tank shells slammed into a crowded U.N. school Wednesday sheltering Gazans displaced by fighting, killing 15 and wounding 90 after tearing through the walls of two classrooms, a spokesman for a U.N. aid agency and a health official said.The Israeli military said mortar shells had been fired from near the school, and that soldiers fired back.

23 minutes ago // BBC

world Somali killed for not wearing veil

Militant Islamists accused of killing a woman in Somalia for refusing to wear a veil

23 minutes ago // ABC

world How High-Level Chinese Officials Are Taken Down

How high-level Chinese officials fall in graft investigations handled in secret

23 minutes ago // Wall Street Journal

world Overseas Groups Claim China Attack Wasn't 'Terror'

Overseas groups advocating on behalf of China's mostly Muslim Uighur ethnic minority cast doubt on the government's assertion that a recent outburst of deadly violence in Xinjiang was the result of a terrorist attack.

25 minutes ago // Wall Street Journal

world Explosions at Gaza School Kill 15

Explosions killed 15 people at a U.N. school being used to shelter civilians fleeing an Israeli military offensive against Hamas militants in the Gaza Strip, Palestinian officials said.

27 minutes ago // BBC

world Investment firm cuts 60 Cardiff jobs

Sixty jobs are set to go at the Cardiff office of insurance and investment firm Legal & General.

28 minutes ago // The Independent

world Parents of MH17 victim believe their daughter could still be alive and call on expert scientists to investigate

The parents of one of the victims of the MH 17 Malaysia Airline flight that was shot down over Ukraine nearly two weeks ago believe that their daughter could still be alive and are calling on expert scientists to investigate.

28 minutes ago // BBC

world England beat Scotland to reach semis

England survive a Scotland fightback to reach the Commonwealth Games semi-finals where they are likely to face New Zealand.

29 minutes ago // BBC

world Ex-NoW editors charged over hacking

Two former News of the World journalists are charged with conspiring to hack phones, the Crown Prosecution Service says.

29 minutes ago // Reuters

world Carnage at U.N. school as Israel pounds Gaza refugee camp

GAZA/JERUSALEM Reuters - Israel killed at least 19 Palestinians sheltering in a school in Gaza's biggest refugee camp on Wednesday, a U.N. official said, as Egyptian mediators prepared a revised proposal to try to halt more than three weeks of fighting.

30 minutes ago // BBC

world Ukraine seizes key town near Donetsk

Ukraine says it has seized the town of Avdiivka, near the rebel stronghold of Donetsk, amid intense fighting in the area around the downed MH17 flight.

30 minutes ago // Al Jazeera

world Tunnel explosions strike Syria's Aleppo

Islamic Front coalition claims responsibility for blasts under city's historic parts and killing regime loyalists.

31 minutes ago // ABC

world Airbus Expects Stable Revenue Despite Order Loss

Airbus profits rise and expects stable revenue this year despite loss of order for A350 plan

31 minutes ago // Fox News

world Airbus profits rise and expects stable revenue this year despite loss of order for A350 plan

European aerospace company Airbus says it expects its revenue to remain stable this year despite a big cancellation recently for some of its large A350 planes.

32 minutes ago // The Independent

world He aint heavy, hes my brother: 8-year-old boy carries disabled brother through triathlon

Noah and Lucas Aldrich are "inseparable," which explains how they completed a whole triathlon together, with Noah pulling and pushing his disabled brother along the length of the entire course.

33 minutes ago // ABC

world Suspect Charged With Murder in Jewish Museum Case

Suspect charged with murder in May Jewish Museum shooting which killed 4

33 minutes ago // Fox News

world Suspect charged with murder in May Jewish Museum shooting which killed 4

The man suspected of killing four people at the Brussels Jewish Museum in May has been charged with "murder in a terrorist context." One day after his extradition from France, federal police said Wednesday that Mehdi Nemmouche had also been interrogated by a counter-terrorist unit.

34 minutes ago // Fox News

world Human Rights Watch says Syrian government using barrel bombs in defiance of UN resolution

The Syrian government is still indiscriminately bombing civilians with explosives-filled barrels in defiance of a U.N.