A man faked a coma for two years to avoid going to court in the U.K., according to reports. Alan Knight of Swansea, Wales, was caught on camera at a supermarket, which meant his story about being quadriplegic and diagnosed with other medical conditions.
Immigration Reform 2014 Update: Senate Democrats Urge Homeland Security to Protect Mothers and Children in Need of AsylumThursday October 23rd, 2014 05:42:21 PM
In a move which seeks to oppose the creation of the largest immigrant detention facility in the country, as well as to focus attention on the plight of immigrant mothers and children, 10 Senate Democrats wrote a letter to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson, in which they mentioned that they were "deeply concerned with the decision to build the Dilley detention center that will detain women and children."
Amber Vinson, one of two nurses who cared for Thomas Eric Duncan who died of the Ebola virus, is reportedly free from the deadly disease. On Wednesday, her blood tests returned negative of the virus which has killed more than 4,800 people worldwide, according to reports.
Terror group Boko Haram has reportedly kidnapped another 60 women in Nigeria and continued its violent attacks despite reports of a ceasefire and negotiations to release the over 200 Chibok schoolgirls abducted in April.
Archbishop of York Reveals 'Deep Shame' Over Church of England's Failure to Investigate Child Abuse ReportsThursday October 23rd, 2014 02:02:46 PM
John Sentamu, the archbishop of York, has said that he's "deeply ashamed" over allegations of child abuse by a former dean in a recently published report that has revealed "systemic failures" by the Church of England in dealing with such cases.
Pakistan Supreme Court Could Overturn Christian Mother Asia Bibi's Death Sentence Despite Radical Pressure, Says International Christian ConcernThursday October 23rd, 2014 12:39:41 PM
International Christian Concern has expressed hopes that Christian mother of five Asia Bibi could see her death sentence overturned by Pakistan's Supreme Court, despite pressure on judges from radical groups that are determined to see her executed.
The gunman shot dead during an attack on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Wednesday has been identified as 32-year-old petty criminal Michael Zehaf-Bibeau, who was reportedly a recent convert to Islam. The shooting, which led to the death of a soldier posted at the National War Memorial, was the second attack on Canadian soldiers in the space of three days.
UN to Investigate Civilian Deaths in Israel-Hamas Conflict, Illegal Weapons Storage at UN Facilities in GazaWednesday October 22nd, 2014 07:37:23 PM
U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has announced that an inquiry is being set up into the high number of civilian deaths that occurred during the Israel-Hamas conflict over Gaza earlier this year. The inquiry will also investigate reports of Palestinian militants storing weapons at U.N. facilities.
15-Y-O ISIS Fighter: Islamic State Drugs Militants to Commit Suicide Attacks; Killed Woman Because Her Wedding Dress Showed Bare Arms, NeckWednesday October 22nd, 2014 05:45:52 PM
A 15-year-old Islamic State fighter imprisoned by Kurdish forces in northern Syria explained how he was threatened into joining ISIS' military ranks and alleges that ISIS leaders are often drugging their fighters before battle so that the militants would be more likely to commit suicide bomb attacks.
There have been at least 30 shots reported inside the Canadian Parliament complex in Ottawa on Wednesday, leaving one gunman dead. A manhunt has been launched for other suspects, while a number of shooting incidents have been reported in the downtown areas of the city.
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