"No two persons ever read the same book."
—Edmund Wilson (1895-1972) American literary critic, Axel's Castle, Patriotic Gore
- Ferguson jury process is 'broken' Tue, 25 Nov 2014 21:57:53 GMT
- Lawyers for Michael Brown's family say the process that cleared a police officer who shot dead the teenager in Ferguson is "broken" and "unfair".
- Many dead in twin Nigeria blasts Tue, 25 Nov 2014 21:03:54 GMT
- Two female suicide bombers blow themselves up at a crowded market in the northern Nigerian city of Maiduguri, killing 78 people, hospital staff say.
- Messi breaks Champions League record Tue, 25 Nov 2014 22:11:54 GMT
- Barcelona's Lionel Messi becomes the Champions League's all-time top scorer by scoring against Apoel Nicosia.
- S Leone Ebola workers dump bodies Tue, 25 Nov 2014 16:05:52 GMT
- Burial workers in the Sierra Leonean city of Kenema dump bodies in public in protest at non-payment of allowances for handling Ebola victims.
- Pope complains of 'haggard' Europe Tue, 25 Nov 2014 13:29:59 GMT
- Pope Francis warns that Europe appears "somewhat elderly" and less and less a protagonist, in a speech to EU politicians in Strasbourg.
- Theft of shoes from WW2 death camp Tue, 25 Nov 2014 22:49:21 GMT
- Thieves steal shoes belonging to Jewish Holocaust victims at a former concentration camp in Poland
- France puts Russian warship on hold Tue, 25 Nov 2014 15:20:13 GMT
- France suspends "until further notice" the delivery of a helicopter carrier to the Russian navy because of continuing violence in eastern Ukraine.
- Raqqa air strikes 'kill dozens' Tue, 25 Nov 2014 17:58:54 GMT
- At least 36 civilians have been killed in air strikes by Syrian government warplanes on the Islamic State-held northern city of Raqqa, activists say.
- Hungary police 'blame rape victims' Tue, 25 Nov 2014 19:47:19 GMT
- Police in Hungary are accused of blaming victims of sexual assault after releasing advice that warns young women of the risks of flirting.
- Colombia rebels release two soldiers Tue, 25 Nov 2014 16:47:42 GMT
- Colombia's Farc rebels release two soldiers taken hostage earlier this month, a first step towards resuming peace talks.
- Players to get support over Hughes Tue, 25 Nov 2014 14:19:55 GMT
- Players who witnessed batsman Phil Hughes suffering a serious head injury in Sydney will be given counselling.
- Armed jewel robbers in Paris chase Tue, 25 Nov 2014 22:43:39 GMT
- Two armed robbers who held up a jewellery shop and took a hostage hand themselves in to police following a chase across Paris.
- VIDEO: Extreme adventurers adopt plucky dog Tue, 25 Nov 2014 13:49:02 GMT
- A team of Swedish extreme adventurers on a 10-day race through the Amazon rainforest have adopted a stray dog who started following them around after they fed him.
- VIDEO: Angelina Jolie on directing Unbroken Tue, 25 Nov 2014 22:27:31 GMT
- Oscar winning actress Angelina Jolie has attended the premiere in London of her new film, Unbroken.
- VIDEO: Underwear protest by Mexican farmers Tue, 25 Nov 2014 12:56:55 GMT
- Mexican farmers hold a protest wearing just underpants and a photograph to protest against alleged abuse of power.