World Bulletin/News Desk
Armed men killed four members of the political party of Yemen's ousted president Ali Abdullah Saleh in an ambush outside Sanaa on Friday night, the party said.
General People's Congress officials were travelling on the road to Maareb province when attacked, the party's website said. Eight were wounded.
It was not clear if the group was targeted because of its party affiliation and a tribal source in al-Jawf where some of the men worked said it could have been a tribal vendetta.
Saleh was forced to step down as president in February after a year-long uprising. Saleh was succeeded by his deputy Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi.
Saleh, who ruled for 33 years, remains head of the GPC which retains half the seats in a transitional cabinet.
The move came as several Jewish extremist groups urged followers to storm the holy site, he said.
Dozens of ships and aircraft from 10 countries scoured the seas around Malaysia and south of Vietnam as questions mounted
A Western journalist was shot by unknown gunmen central Kabul on Tuesday morning and died of his wounds in hospital
France and Germany press for sanctions against Russia over Ukraine but warn of confrontation
United Nations report said North Korea was making use of more complicated financial countermeasures that made the isolated country's purchase of prohibited goods more difficult to track.
The Washington state detainees want to see deportations stopped and are demanding better food, an increase in the $1-per-day pay for prison work, and better treatment by guards
The fighting erupted late Saturday following reports of cattle stealing.
A passenger bus en route to South Sinai rammed into a truck parked on the side of the road. The collision killed 24 people and injured 21, including 10 in a serious condition, the source said.
7 soldiers and 2 policemen die during attack by New People's Army on police station in Davao del Sur province.
Yemen has remained in a state of chaos since the ouster of incumbent president Ali Abdullah Saleh in early 2012.
"I believe the pan-African parliament will help with the integration of Africa through institutions which is one of its intentions," Kenya's high commissioner to South Africa Patrick Wamoto said.
Last week, the African Union High-level Implementation Panel (AUHIP) announced the suspension of talks between Khartoum and the SPLM-N.
Interior Ministry spokesman Hani Abdel-Latif, for his part, termed the alleged assassination attempt as an "electoral propaganda".
The UNICEF report said 2 million children needed some form of psychological support or treatment while a total of 5.5 million children were affected by the conflict
Putin says Russia is not controlling events in Crimea, but denials of Russian involvement are rejected by the United States
The Gaza government was scheduled to start paying overdue salaries for public servants on Wednesday.