Gunmen kill at least 20 villagers in northwestern Nigeria

KABORO, NIGERIA (BNO NEWS) -- A group of gunmen stormed a village in northwestern Nigeria on Tuesday morning, killing at least 20 people in the latest wave of violence, local authorities confirmed on Wednesday. It is believed armed robbers are [...]

Man wearing Afghan police uniform kills 2 British soldiers

KABUL, AFGHANISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- A man wearing an Afghan police uniform opened fire Tuesday at a checkpoint in southern Afghanistan, killing two British service members, military officials in both countries said. It is believed to be the latest [...]

Tropical Storm Rosa forms well off Mexico’s Pacific coast, no threat to land

MIAMI, FLORIDA (BNO NEWS) -- Tropical Storm Rosa formed well off the Pacific coast of Mexico on Tuesday morning with maximum sustained winds near 40 miles (65 kilometers) per hour, American forecasters said, but there is no immediate threat [...]

Sesame Workshop asks Obama to pull "Big Bird" ad

WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- The non-profit organization behind Sesame Street has asked the Obama campaign to stop using a new advertisement which portrays Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney as someone who is more concerned with [...]

U.S. military base attacked in Afghanistan, at least 3 killed

BAGRAM, AFGHANISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- At least three people were killed after an attack targeted a United States base in northern Afghanistan, officials said Tuesday. The attack occurred early Tuesday morning at the Bagram Airfield in the province [...]