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Pistorius Trial Adjourns Until May, State Mauls Forensic Expert

Pistorius Trial Adjourns Until May, State Mauls Forensic Expert

Pistorius, 27, is on trial for the murder of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, whom he shot dead with four rounds from a 9mm pistol on Valentine's Day last year in his plush Pretoria house
U.N. Inquiry Chief Wants North Korea Hauled Before International Court

U.N. Inquiry Chief Wants North Korea Hauled Before International Court

The U.N. inquiry catalogued massive human rights violations in North Korea that it said amount to crimes against humanity.
Still No Success As Deep-Sea Drone Searches For MH370

Still No Success As Deep-Sea Drone Searches For MH370

The search has centred on a city-sized area where a series of "pings" led authorities to believe the plane's black box may be located
Four-Way Talks Call For End To Ukraine Violence

Four-Way Talks Call For End To Ukraine Violence

President Barack Obama said the meeting in Geneva between Russia and western powers was promising but that the United States and its allies were prepared to impose more sanctions on Russia if the situation fails to improve
South Korea Investigates Capsized Ferry Crew As Rescue Hampered By Tides

South Korea Investigates Capsized Ferry Crew As Rescue Hampered By Tides

Local media said the Sewol ferry may have made a sharp turn during its journey on Wednesday, which caused its cargo to shift and the boat to list sharply and begin to sink