The two terror suspects being held under armed guard at hospitals in London are believed to be of a Nigerian background.
English Defence League supporters clashed with police near Woolwich Arsenal railway station just hours after a soldier was butchered in the streets.
A mother-of-two, who confronted one of the two suspected Woolwich killers, said he told her they wanted "to start a war in London tonight."
Nissan Motor Co Ltd is recalling about 841,000 vehicles worldwide as a result of a steering wheel glitch.
MI6 drew up a secret hit list of key German figures to be assassinated in preparation for the D-Day landings, according to official papers made public for the first time.
After three days of combing through the wreckage of their storm-shattered community, officials in Moore, Oklahoma, say all residents have been accounted for.
Teachers have been credited with saving the lives of their pupils during the devastating tornado in Oklahoma which killed 24 people and left over 230 others hurt.
The US government has admitted publicly for the first time that four American ciitizens have been killed in drone strikes since 2009 in Pakistan and Yemen.
An 80-year-old Japanese mountaineer has become the oldest man to reach the top of Mount Everest - but his record may be short-lived.
A man has been shot dead after a team of FBI agents stormed an apartment complex near Universal Studios in Orlando.
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