UN withdraws Iran invite to Syria peace talks – USA TODAY

USA TODAYAfter issuing an invitation to Iran to join the Syrian peace talks, United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has withdrawn that invitation amid mounting concerns over Iran’s participation in … Read More

Girl, 10, forced to wear suicide bomb vest – Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney Morning HeraldAn Afghan girl believed to be about 10 years old was found wearing a bomb vest in Helmand province after her brother encouraged her to carry out a … Read More

Russian terror attacks could be chilling prelude to Olympic violence – Fox News

Fox NewsA pair of suicide bombings that left 31 dead in Russia could be a chilling tune-up for the Olympic Games, where a Muslim terrorist leader has vowed to put … Read More

‘Fast & Furious 7’ gets release date – USA TODAY

USA TODAYAfter all the speculation about the fate of Fast & Furious 7, we now have an answer. Vin Diesel, 46, announced on Facebook that the film will come out. … Read More

World leaders, singing crowds gather for Mandela memorial – Reuters

ReutersJOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – World leaders from U.S. President Barack Obama to Cuba’s Raul Castro joined thousands of South Africans to honor Nelson Mandela on Tuesday in a memorial that will … Read More

Apple buys Topsy for at least $200M to get deep access to Twitter, report says – Computerworld

ComputerworldIDG News Service – Apple has acquired Topsy, a social media analytics company that analyzes a range of data from Twitter, according to a Wall Street Journal report. Apple paid … Read More