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Saudi Arabia executes Pakistani drug smuggler by beheading

RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA (BNO NEWS) -- A Pakistani man convicted of smuggling a large amount of heroin has been decapitated by sword in the kingdom's east, the government reported on Thursday, just days after a child rapist suffered the same fate [...]

TEXT — Pope Francis delivers annual Christmas message

VATICAN CITY (BNO NEWS) -- Pope Francis on Thursday delivered his Christmas message from the balcony of St. Peter's Basilica in Vatican City, addressing tens of thousands of worshippers who gathered in St. Peter's Square to see the Argentine [...]

TEXT — Pope Francis delivers annual Christmas message

VATICAN CITY (BNO NEWS) -- Pope Francis on Thursday delivered his Christmas message from the balcony of St. Peter's Basilica in Vatican City, addressing tens of thousands of worshippers who gathered in St. Peter's Square to see the Argentine [...]

URGENT — Sony to release ‘The Interview’ online on Wednesday

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) -- Sony Pictures Entertainment will release 'The Interview' on YouTube and other on-demand services on Wednesday afternoon, the company confirmed, a day after the company announced it will release the controversial [...]

Sony to release ‘The Interview’ in U.S. theaters on Christmas Day

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) -- Sony Pictures Entertainment on Tuesday announced that it will release the controversial comedy 'The Interview' in a limited number of U.S. theaters on Christmas Day, despite previous threats from North Korea [...]

Sony to release ‘The Interview’ in U.S. theaters on Christmas Day

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) -- Sony Pictures Entertainment on Tuesday announced that it will release the controversial comedy 'The Interview' in a limited number of U.S. theaters on Christmas Day, despite previous threats from North Korea [...]

Young Tibetan woman sets self on fire in anti-China protest

CHENGU, CHINA (BNO NEWS) -- A young Tibetan woman was killed Monday when she set herself on fire in southwestern China to protest China's rule in Tibet, the Tibetan government-in-exile reported on Tuesday, raising the number of people who have [...]

Young Tibetan woman sets self on fire in anti-China protest

CHENGU, CHINA (BNO NEWS) -- A young Tibetan woman was killed Monday when she set herself on fire in southwestern China to protest China's rule in Tibet, the Tibetan government-in-exile reported on Tuesday, raising the number of people who have [...]

Australian PM Abbott warns of increased ‘terror chatter’

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA (BNO NEWS) -- Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott said Tuesday that there has been "a heightened level of terrorist chatter" since last week's hostage crisis at a Sydney cafe, warning that there are people with the intent [...]

Australian PM Abbott warns of increased ‘terror chatter’

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA (BNO NEWS) -- Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott said Tuesday that there has been "a heightened level of terrorist chatter" since last week's hostage crisis at a Sydney cafe, warning that there are people with the intent [...]