Nigeria Explosion

Death toll rises in Nigeria bombing

Security forces raided areas near the site of two bombings in Nigeria's capital and detained eight suspects including foreigners on Saturday…

Ukraine

Violence escalates in Ukraine

European military observers who were held more than a week by insurgents in eastern Ukraine walked free Saturday, with Kiev insisting the re…

People gathered at a damage car following a  bombed explosion in Abuja, Nigeria, Thursday, May, 1. 2014, An apparent car bomb exploded on a busy road in Nigeria's capital Thursday night and a hospital worker said at least nine people died. The bomb exploded near a checkpoint, near the site of an April 14 bombing that killed at least 75 people, officials and witnesses said. A hospital worker said he counted at least nine bodies ferried by ambulance to Asokoro General Hospital. He spoke on condition of anonymity because he is not allowed to give information to reporters. (AP Photo/ Gbemiga Olamikan)

Explosion kills 12 in Nigerian capital

The bomb exploded near a checkpoint across the road from a busy bus station where a massive explosion on April 14 killed at least 75 people.

In this Thursday, April 17, 2014, file photo, Toronto mayor Rob Ford reacts as he speaks to his supporters during his campaign launch in Toronto. Rob Ford's lawyers  said on Wednesday, April 30, 2014, that Ford will take a leave of absence to seek help for substance abuse. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette, File)

Toronto mayor heads to rehab center

UPDATE

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford announced Wednesday that he would take leave for an unspecified amount of time from both his mayoral post and his re-…