Mar 18, 2013 13:24 EDT
Drones: A flying technological marvel that could save lives or a sinister robot spy which edges the United States ever closer towards becoming a surveillance society?
Mar 15, 2013 04:18 EDT
Australia's largest casino has alerted police to a betting scam in which a high-roller reportedly netted Aus$32 million (US$33 million) in an "Ocean's Eleven" style heist.
Feb 26, 2013 14:37 EST
The US Supreme Court on Tuesday blocked a lawsuit brought by human rights groups and others challenging a US government electronic surveillance program set up after the September 11, 2001 attacks.
Feb 18, 2013 09:41 EST
A Belgian court Monday turned down a request by notorious child sex killer Marc Dutroux for early release from prison to serve out the rest of his sentence at home under electronic surveillance.
Feb 17, 2013 09:05 EST
Exposure of intelligence activities can "badly damage" state security, Israel's Benjamin Netanyahu said on Sunday in his first remarks on the arrest and death of a jailed Australian-Israeli with Mossad links.
Jan 29, 2013 22:27 EST
Police said they believe a nightclub blaze that killed 234 people and left scores fighting for their lives was triggered by a cheap flare that musicians lit as part of an indoor light show.
Jan 29, 2013 19:18 EST
A police probe into a nightclub fire in Brazil that killed 234 people and left dozens in critical condition turned Tuesday to whether key evidence has been hidden.
Jan 29, 2013 12:01 EST
A police investigation into a Brazilian nightclub fire that killed 231 people and left dozens in critical condition turned Tuesday to whether key evidence has been hidden.
Jan 15, 2013 11:38 EST
Five Libyans tortured under Moamer Kadhafi have filed legal complaints against a French technology firm that provided his regime with surveillance equipment, a rights group said on Tuesday.
Dec 20, 2012 04:33 EST
Chinese police have released surveillance video footage of a knife-wielding attacker who stabbed 22 students at a primary school last week, after the assault was given limited prominence in national media.
Dec 14, 2012 20:54 EST
Police in California are looking for a man who reportedly walked into a California mosque saying he had a gun and threatened to kill everyone, a spokeswoman said.
Nov 30, 2012 16:00 EST
A Missouri mechanic and his unemployed wife came forward Friday as holders of one of two winning tickets in the second largest lottery in US history: a $587.5 million Powerball jackpot.
Nov 27, 2012 10:26 EST
West Ham manager Sam Allardyce said Tuesday those Hammers fans who chanted anti-Semitic abuse at Tottenham Hotspur supporters would be caught and punished.
Nov 26, 2012 16:33 EST
Norway's public broadcaster NRK on Monday published for the first time video footage of right-wing extremist Anders Behring Breivik parking his van bomb that killed eight people in Oslo in July 2011.
Nov 12, 2012 07:54 EST
Iran on Monday launched an air defence exercise a general said was aimed at optimising its deterrent capabilities as well as sending a "strong warning" to those threatening it with military strikes.
Oct 17, 2012 02:25 EDT
US President Barack Obama dismissed Mitt Romney's tough talk on China at their second debate, as the two sparred over how to handle ties with the world's number two economy.
Oct 08, 2012 16:31 EDT
Michael Jones, a 25-year-old Englishman who was a coach with the youth training program of Major League Soccer's New York Red Bulls, was fatally slashed in the neck, police said Monday.
Oct 03, 2012 13:20 EDT
The United States announced criminal charges Wednesday against 11 members of an alleged ring illegally exporting $50 million worth of high-tech military electronics to Russia under the guise of civilian deals.
Sep 12, 2012 08:59 EDT
At least 47,000 CCTV cameras are installed at British schools and more than 200 have cameras in their toilets or changing rooms, data revealed Wednesday, sparking concerns about children's privacy.
Sep 11, 2012 07:02 EDT
Police are combing through security camera footage in an attempt to identify the escape route taken after a quadruple murder at a French Alps beauty spot, in an investigation that has thrown up more questions than answers.