Sao Paulo-bound plane forced to return to Madrid over bomb threat

Sao Paulo-bound plane forced to return to Madrid over bomb threat

December 15, 2015 - 10:56 AMT  06:56 GMT
The plane left Madrid's Barajas Airport, but turned back shortly after passing Casablanca in Morocco, about an hour and a half into the flight.
Samsung's Galaxy S7 “to feature iPhone 6S-aping display”

Samsung's Galaxy S7 “to feature iPhone 6S-aping display”

December 15, 2015 - 10:53 AMT  06:53 GMT
The publication's source also claims that the Korean firm's next flagship will sport a similar design to the current-generation Galaxy S6.
EU to unveil new border force plan to curb migrant influx

EU to unveil new border force plan to curb migrant influx

December 15, 2015 - 10:42 AMT  06:42 GMT
The European Commission is proposing a force with a stronger mandate than the EU's current Frontex border teams.
Two new stadium designs unveiled for 2020 Tokyo Olympics

Two new stadium designs unveiled for 2020 Tokyo Olympics

December 15, 2015 - 10:37 AMT  06:37 GMT
In July, PM Shinzo Abe announced that the government was ditching Iraqi-British architect Zaha Hadid's "bike helmet" stadium design.
Obama wants more military actions against Islamic State

Obama wants more military actions against Islamic State

December 15, 2015 - 10:21 AMT  06:21 GMT
"ISIL leaders cannot hide and our next message to them is simple: 'you are next,'" Obama said, using an acronym for the group.
Kerry in Moscow talks to bridge gaps with Russia over Syria

Kerry in Moscow talks to bridge gaps with Russia over Syria

December 15, 2015 - 10:08 AMT  06:08 GMT
The U.S. Secretary of State is to try to prepare the ground for an international meeting on Syria mooted for later this week.
U.S. Pacific Fleet Commander warns of possible arms race S. China Sea

U.S. Pacific Fleet Commander warns of possible arms race S. China Sea

December 15, 2015 - 09:50 AMT  05:50 GMT
Commander Admiral Scott Swift urged nations, like China, to seek arbitration to settle maritime disputes.
Saudi Arabia announces Islamic military coalition to combat terrorism

Saudi Arabia announces Islamic military coalition to combat terrorism

December 15, 2015 - 09:39 AMT  05:39 GMT
The announcement cited "a duty to protect the Islamic nation from the evils of all terrorist groups and organizations.”