July 4th @ 8:11 PM GMT (30 min ago)
Yahoo! The Islamic State group has released a video showing the killing of some 20 government soldiers in the historic town of Palmyra in central Syria. (World)
July 4th @ 8:02 PM GMT (39 min ago)
Yahoo! A fatal fire on Japan's bullet train, started by a man who self-immolated this week, has revealed blind spots in a system renowned for its speed, punctuality and safety record. Riding the Shinkansen feels like being in an airplane: at 300 kilometers (186 miles) per hour, it goes so fast in an out of tunnels that it must be airtight. Windows cannot be opened, and doors open only when the train fully stops, which takes several minutes. (World)
July 4th @ 8:02 PM GMT (39 min ago)
Yahoo! With the crucial austerity referendum a day away, Greeks contemplated Saturday how their vote will shape their future and the impact a ''yes'' or ''no'' will have on the country's youth. (World)
July 4th @ 7:48 PM GMT (53 min ago)
Yahoo! Six hunters in the Democratic Republic of Congo who fell sick and were suspected to have Ebola have tested negative for the virus, the health minister said on Saturday. The government and World Health Organization investigated a possible outbreak about 270 km (170 miles) northeast of the capital when the hunters developed Ebola-like symptoms after eating an antelope that appeared to be sick when they killed it. ''All of the samples are negative There is not an Ebola epidemic,'' Health M... (World)
July 4th @ 7:47 PM GMT (54 min ago)
Yahoo! Andy Murray survived a shoulder injury scare to make the Wimbledon last 16 with a 6-2, 6-2, 1-6, 6-1 win over Italy's Andreas Seppi on Saturday. Murray, the 2013 Wimbledon champion, required a medical time-out for treatment on his right shoulder after dropping the first game of the fourth set. Third seed Murray raced through the first two sets before 31-year-old Seppi called for treatment on his right ankle. (World)
July 4th @ 7:35 PM GMT (1.1 hr ago)
Yahoo! Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce of Jamaica has run a blazing 10.74 seconds for the fastest 100 meters in the world this year at the Diamond League meeting in Paris. (World)
July 4th @ 7:29 PM GMT (1.2 hr ago)
NPR International Atomic Energy Agency head Yukio Amano says ''with cooperation'' from Tehran, a report could be finalized. (World)
July 4th @ 7:14 PM GMT (1.5 hr ago)
Yahoo! The president of the Serb-run part of Bosnia claimed Saturday that the Srebrenica genocide was a ''lie'', a week ahead the 20th anniversary of the slaughter. Speaking at a commemoration for Serbs killed in villages around Srebrenica during Bosnia's bloody civil war, Milorad Dodik denounced a British bid to pass a United Nations resolution on the genocidal killing of the area's male Muslim population in 1995. ''The goal is to register at the UN, on the base of false declarations and ... (World)
July 4th @ 7:10 PM GMT (1.5 hr ago)
Yahoo! A series of attacks, mainly car bombs, in Iraq killed at least 19 people and wounded dozens on Saturday, authorities said. (World)