Attack on Nigeria Police Kills 30
The death toll in an attack on police in central Nigeria by an ethnic militia rose to at least 30, as the nation's president returned early from a trip.
Protests Raise Toll in Bangladesh
A second straight day of clashes between Islamist protesters and police in Bangladesh's capital brought the death toll to 37, deepening unrest in a nation reeling from a building collapse that killed more than 700 people.
Malaysia votes in 'day of reckoning'
Long lines and police on full alert as polarised nation votes in general elections cast as too close to call.
NYC Police Comm'r: Privacy Is 'Off the Table' After Boston Bombs
An anonymous reader writes "New York City Police Commissioner Ray Kelly thinks that now is a great time to install even more surveillance cameras hither and yon around the Big Apple. After the Boston Marathon bombing, the Tsarnaev brothers were famously captured on security camera footage and thereby identified. That just may soften up Americans to the idea of the all-seeing glass eye. 'I think the privacy issue has really been taken off the table,' Kelly gloats."
Switzerland restricts EU immigration
Justice and police ministry says it will now limit resident permits to citizens of other European nations.