Massachusetts Senator, Edward Kennedy, the patriarch of the first family of Democratic politics, died late last night at his home in Hyannis Port, Massachusetts, after a lengthy battle with brain cancer.
Colombia said it plans to file a formal complaint against Venezuela with the Organisation of American States (OAS) over allegations that its president, Hugo Chavez, is meddling in its internal affairs.
A US presidential advisory panel has released a new report stating that the H1N1 flu virus could cause up to 90,000 deaths, in America mainly among children and young adults, if it resurges this fall as expected.
The Los Angeles county coroners office in the US has declined to comment on a report from the Associated Press which quotes an unnamed police source as saying the coroner has ruled Michael Jackson\'s death a homicide.
A leading black community figure has warned that the police DNA database is one of the biggest crises facing race relations in the United Kingdom, according to a report by Maxine Myers on www.voice-online.co.uk.
Nurses in Ontario experience racism on the job from patients, doctors, nurse managers, and most often from other nurses, research by a York University professor has found, according to a report on www.gleanerextra.com.