suu kyi seeks apology from government
Opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi on Friday said authorities must apologize for a violent crackdown on monks and other foes of a mine in northwest Myanmar. The United States also voiced concern Friday over the force used on peaceful protesters.
Rebels again delay Goma exit
Rebels once again postponed their departure from Congo's key eastern city of Goma on Friday. The delay raises the possibility that the M23 rebels don't intend to leave the city seized last week.
Virus steals data on new rocket
Japan's space agency said Friday that information on one of its newest rockets was stolen from a desktop computer by someone using a computer virus. The virus was found to be secretly collecting data and sending it outside the agency.
Rowling: Adopt new press rules
Victims of press intrusion including writer J.K. Rowling on Friday urged Britain's political leaders to fully implement a judge's recommendations on regulating the country's newspapers. Rowling was "alarmed and dismayed" by Prime Minister David Cameron's lukewarm response to Lord Justice Brian Leveson's report.