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UPDATE1 — Former D.C. Mayor Marion Barry dead at 78

(Eds: Adds statement from President Barack Obama) WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- Marion Barry, who served as mayor of the District of Columbia in the 1980s and went on to become one of the capital's most influential politicians during the final [...]

UPDATE1 — Former D.C. Mayor Marion Barry dead at 78

(Eds: Adds statement from President Barack Obama) WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- Marion Barry, who served as mayor of the District of Columbia in the 1980s and went on to become one of the capital's most influential politicians during the final [...]

UPDATE1 — Suicide bomber kills at least 45 at Afghan volleyball tournament

KABUL, AFGHANISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- At least 45 people were killed Sunday and dozens more were wounded when a suicide bomber blew himself up at a volleyball tournament in southeastern Afghanistan, local officials said, making it one of the country's [...]

Former D.C. Mayor Marion Barry dead at 78

WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- Marion Barry, who served as mayor of the District of Columbia in the 1980s and went on to become one of the capital's most influential politicians during the final quarter of the 20th century, died at a local hospital [...]

URGENT — Suicide bomber kills at least 40 at Afghan volleyball tournament

KABUL, AFGHANISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- At least 40 people were killed Sunday and dozens more were injured when a suicide bomber blew himself up at a volleyball tournament in southeastern Afghanistan, local officials said, making it one of the country's [...]

London railway station evacuated after train fire, no injuries

LONDON, ENGLAND (BNO NEWS) -- A railway station in central London was evacuated Sunday after a fire broke out on board a passenger train, emergency officials said, adding that there were no reports of injuries. The cause of the fire was not [...]

Germany reports second case of H5N8 bird flu

BERLIN, GERMANY (BNO NEWS) -- A wild bird in northern Germany has tested positive for the highly pathogenic H5N8 bird flu strain, making it the country's second and Europe's seventh case, authorities said on Saturday, calling on all poultry [...]

Reports: Ferguson grand jury to reconvene on Monday, no decision yet

FERGUSON, MISSOURI (BNO NEWS) -- A grand jury deciding whether to indict a Ferguson police officer in the fatal shooting of an unarmed black teenager earlier this year will not reconvene before Monday, U.S. networks reported on Saturday, despite [...]

Reports: Ferguson grand jury to reconvene on Monday, no decision yet

FERGUSON, MISSOURI (BNO NEWS) -- A grand jury deciding whether to indict a Ferguson police officer in the fatal shooting of an unarmed black teenager earlier this year will not reconvene before Monday, U.S. networks reported on Saturday, despite [...]

Reports: Ferguson grand jury to reconvene on Monday, no decision yet

FERGUSON, MISSOURI (BNO NEWS) -- A grand jury deciding whether to indict a Ferguson police officer in the fatal shooting of an unarmed black teenager earlier this year will not reconvene before Monday, U.S. networks reported on Saturday, despite [...]