WELLINGTON, New Zealand - New Zealand police said Wednesday that they were investigating whether to lay criminal charges after a 7-year-old Japanese girl was attacked by four dogs and left critically injured.
The girl was attacked by four Staffordshire bull terrier-cross dogs in a North Island town Monday while her family was visiting friends who owned the animals, police said.
Hospital officials said the girl was in critical but stable condition.
WASHINGTON - Pentagon leaders scrambled Thursday to contain damage from an Internet video that purports to show four Marines urinating on Taliban corpses, an act that would appear to violate international laws of warfare and further strains U.S.-Afghan relations.
LONDON - Britain's spy agencies will face a criminal investigation into claims that intelligence shared with Moammar Gadhafi's regime led to the torture or rendition of two Libyan men and their families, authorities announced Thursday.