Halfway through another lost season, the Memphis Grizzlies fired coach Marc Iavaroni on Thursday night.
A march through Athens in support of a trade unionist who was attacked last month has been marred by violence.
The new US Secretary of State, Hillary Clinton, has been met by crowds of staff on her first official day on the job.
Mexican authorities say they have seized nearly 3 tons of pseudoephedrine from a ship that arrived from South Korea.
The Mexican Congress will debate reinstating capital punishment for some crimes, following a surge in violent crime.
The economic recession is hurting every industry, and technology is no exception. But the effects of the meltdown haven’t been spread evenly across the sector.
This year’s Oscar nominations have been announced and the British film Slumdog Millionaire has been short-listed for 10 awards, including best film and best director.
William Ayers, a former U.S. radical who featured prominently in Republican efforts to thwart President-elect Barack Obama’s campaign last year, has been denied entry to Canada.