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North Korea leader Kim guides test of new anti-aircraft weapon

SEOUL North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has supervised the test of a new anti-aircraft weapon system and ordered its mass production and deployment throughout the country, the state news agency reported on Sunday, after weeks of defiant ballistic missile tests.

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Tomb of French national hero General de Gaulle vandalized

PARIS Vandals on Saturday damaged the tomb of General Charles de Gaulle, leader of France's resistance to Nazi occupation during World War Two and founder of the Fifth Republic.

France 4:57pm EDT

Australian drug convict Schapelle Corby returns home from Bali

SYDNEY Convicted drug smuggler Schapelle Corby arrived in Australia on Sunday after completing a twelve-and-a-half-year sentence for smuggling marijuana to Indonesia, a case which received huge media attention and soured ties between the two countries.

Australia, Indonesia 8:16pm EDT

South African president Zuma facing no confidence vote in ANC - News24 website

CAPE TOWN Senior politicians attending a top meeting of South Africa's ruling ANC tabled a motion of no confidence on Saturday against president Jacob Zuma, News24 reported on its website.

Africa 3:53pm EDT

BA cancels flights from London as global IT outage causes chaos

LONDON British Airways canceled all its flights from London's two biggest airports on Saturday after a global computer system failure caused confusion and chaos, with thousands of passengers queuing for hours and planes left stuck on runways.

Tech, Cybersecurity 2:45pm EDT

Iraqi forces launch operation to seize last Islamic State enclave in Mosul

BAGHDAD/MOSUL, Iraq Iraqi armed forces launched an operation on Saturday to capture the last Islamic State-held enclave in Mosul, according to a military statement.

United Nations, Iraq 12:05pm EDT

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