THE CIA has admitted orchestrating the August 1953 coup that toppled Iran's prime minister after he tried to nationalize his country's oil wealth from Britain, according to a declassified document.
AN EXPRESS TRAIN plowed into a crowd of Hindu pilgrims in eastern India Monday, killing 37 and triggering a riot that left one of the drivers dead and carriages ablaze, officials said.
PUDDLESwith extremely high radiation levels have been found near water storage tanks at the crippled Fukushima nuclear plant, Japan's atomic regulator and operator said Monday, according to a report.
MILITANTS killed 25 policemen on Monday in the deadliest attack of its kind in years, as Egypt's army-installed rulers escalated a campaign to crush ousted president Mohamed Morsi's Muslim Brotherhood.
After having been branded on having the worst Emergency Medical Services among major US cities and perhaps the country, Washington DC’s Fire Department and EMS is taking steps to address the problem, starting by changing a long-standing policy.
Lieutenant Nathan Reynolds of the Eugene Police Department told the Eugene Register-Guard that this is to protect officers responding to a call and not to compromise any ongoing operation.