Shocking images of the moment Kim Jong-nam was assassinated in a Malaysian airport have emerged for the first time. The half-brother of North Korea's dictator Kim Jong-un was poisoned on 13 February, allegedly by two women believed to be acting on behalf of the rogue state. In the picture published on the front cover of the New Straits Times on Saturday (18 February), Jong-nam can be seen unconscious and slumped in an airport, moments after the lethal substance was deployed. It was originally thought the two women involved were North Korean spies, but it emerged on Saturday that at least one of the women - Sisi Asiyah, 25, from Indonesia - believed they were taking part in a television prank, though this has not been officially confirmed.
A touching moment between a grieving military widow and her husband’s coffin was captured on camera by a bystander, giving millions of viewers on social media a window into the heartbreaking and personal effects of war. Lisa West Williams was waiting to exit her aircraft at Raleigh-Durham International Airport on Tuesday, when she and her fellow passengers watched a flag-draped coffin being removed from the plane’s luggage compartments. The Oklahoma native was an Echo in the Special Forces and was on his eighth deployment when he died.
Have you ever wondered what happens to a fighter when he spontaneously breaks out in dance in the middle of an MMA fight? In Saturday’s British Challenge Mixed Martial Arts (BCMMA) 18 event, Joe Harding attempted to taunt Johan Segas in this manner, and it ended just as you would expect.
Former U.S. ambassador to the U.N. weighs in on 'The First 100 Days'
Newly minted Education Secretary Betsy DeVos had a hard time getting inside the District of Columbia's Jefferson Middle School Academy last week when protesters briefly blocked her from entering. But at the end of her visit -- her first to a public school since taking office -- she stood on Jefferson's front steps and pronounced it "awesome." A few days later, she seemed less enamored. The teachers at Jefferson were sincere, genuine and dedicated, she said; they seemed to be in "receive mode." "They're waiting to be told what they have to do, and that's not going to bring success to an individual child," DeVos told a columnist for the conservative online publication Townhall. "You have to have
Police have "taken into custody" two people suspected of being involved in the case of a 14-year-old girl who was found injured Friday in an empty Smithfield canal. The Amalga teen had been reported missing about 6:30 p.m. Thursday, according to a news release from the Cache County Sheriff's Office. People who knew the girl were looking for her, the release said, and found her in a dry canal east of Sky View High School in Smithfield about 12:45 a.m. She had "significant injuries" and was taken to a local hospital, then flew to a Salt Lake City area hospital for further treatment, the release said. Police Chief Travis Allen and Cache County Attorney James Swink will hold a press conference to discuss the case 10 a.m. Tuesday in the council chambers of the Historic Cache County Courthouse, 199 N. Main St. in Logan.