A group of 27 countries on the United Nations Human Rights Council expressed concerns on Friday over the Egyptian government’s wide-scale use of violence against opposition protesters, the first reprimand from the international body since a bloody crackdown on dissent in the country began last year.
South Africa expelled three Rwandan diplomats it linked to a raid on an exiled Rwandan general’s Johannesburg home, and Rwanda has retaliated by asking six South African envoys to leave, officials said Friday.
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia—Search and rescue crews across Southeast Asia scrambled on Saturday to find a Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 that disappeared from air traffic control screens over waters between Malaysia and Vietnam early that morning, leaving the fates of the 239 people aboard in doubt.
The plea agreement that spared inmate Edward Montour from execution began Wednesday night, hours after opening arguments in the death penalty case that spanned more than a decade and cost the state millions of dollars.
Pacific moisture continued to pump into Colorado on Friday, bringing another band of heavy snow to the northern and central mountains. Areas in the mountains and foothills could receive up to 13 inches of new snow with the deepest amounts on high, east facing slopes, according to the National Weather Service.
AMC Theatres Friday said it has opened its first Red Kitchen fast-casual dining in the Southlands 16 in Aurora, allowing moviegoers to select from a menu developed by New York celebrity chef Danny Meyer's Union Square Hospitality Group.