22 injured as severe turbulence hits Mumbai-bound flight

MUMBAI, INDIA (BNO NEWS) -- Nearly two dozen people have been injured after severe turbulence hit a Singapore Airlines passenger plane while it was landing in the Indian city of Mumbai, airline officials said on Sunday. Most of the victims were [...]

Texas hospital admits mistakes in handling 1st Ebola case

DALLAS, TEXAS (BNO NEWS) -- A Texas hospital has admitted that it made a number of mistakes in the initial treatment of a Liberian man who turned out to be infected with Ebola, but the hospital's chief executive said it remains under investigation [...]

2 Australian men arrested 40 years after triple homicide

BRISBANE, AUSTRALIA (BNO NEWS) -- Police in northeastern Australia have arrested two elderly men on suspicion of rape and murder in connection with the disappearance of a Queensland mom and her two young daughters more than 40 years ago, officials [...]

Woman alleges abuse by ’7th Heaven’ actor Stephen Collins

WEST HOLLYWOOD, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) -- '7th Heaven' actor Stephen Collins, who admitted to sexual misconduct with three young girls in an audio tape published earlier this month, is being investigated in California after a woman came forward [...]

‘Vicious dogs’ kill California man, critically injure mother

MODESTO, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) -- A man has died and his mother remains in a critical condition after they were 'viciously attacked' by a pack of pit bull dogs at a home in Central California, local authorities said on Wednesday. All four dogs [...]

North Korean leader uses cane in first public appearance in 40 days

By Heidi Pullyard PYONGYANG, NORTH KOREA (BNO NEWS) – North Korean leader Kim Jong-un was shown using a cane during a tour of a construction project in the country, state-run media reported on Tuesday, marking his first appearance in public [...]

France’s Jean Tirole wins Economics Nobel for market regulation

STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN (BNO NEWS) -- French economist Jean Tirole has been awarded the 2014 Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences for his analysis of market power and regulation, the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences announced on Monday, wrapping up this [...]

Strong earthquake jolts New Zealand’s South Island, no damage

TUATAPERE, NEW ZEALAND (BNO NEWS) -- A strong earthquake struck off New Zealand's South Island on Monday afternoon, with light to moderate tremors being felt across the region, seismologists said. There were no reports of damage or casualties [...]

UK man arrested after woman, 2 children found dead

STOKE-ON-TRENT, ENGLAND (BNO NEWS) -- A man was arrested Sunday after a woman and two young children were found dead at a house in western England, British police said on early Monday. Details about the circumstances or the causes of their deaths [...]

Texas nurse tests positive for Ebola after treating first patient

DALLAS, TEXAS (BNO NEWS) -- A Texas nurse has tested positive for Ebola after an apparent breach in protocol earlier this month while treating a Liberian man who later died of the same disease, U.S. officials confirmed on Sunday, marking the [...]