Thursday, 7th January 2016

World News

Cops: Ill. officers killed man taking pictures of schools (CBS News)

Paris officers kill man in terror scare (CBS News)

NYC settles lawsuits over Muslim surveillance by police (CBS News)

Would-be attacker carrying paper with ISIS flag killed by Paris police (CBS News)

Here Are First Photos From Netflix's Fuller House (Time Magazine)

Cologne police 'could not cope' (BBC)

WATCH: Man instantly forgives girl for car crash when he sees she's his favourite pornstar (Daily Star)

Report of Cologne New Year's Eve Details Chaos, Overwhelmed Police (Wall Street Journal - Paywall)

End 'business as usual' with North Korea, U.S. tells China (Reuters)

Iran Accuses Saudi Arabia of Attacking Embassy in Yemen (New York Times - Paywall)

In North Korean nuclear test, an echo of past provocations (CBS News)

'We heard a woman screaming and crying' Brit girl recalls Cologne sex attack gang horror (Daily Express)

Man arrested over threat to carry out massacre at Blackpool school (Daily Express)

U.S., world stock markets slide as panic in China spreads (Washington Post - Paywall)

Stocks slump the most in 3 months on new China worries (Washington Post - Paywall)

The Latest: Initial probes identify man in Paris shooting (Washington Post - Paywall)

Police visited couples home days before grisly find (CBS News)

Iran Accuses Saudi Arabia of Bombing Yemen Embassy (Wall Street Journal - Paywall)

Taiwan frets China economic noose tightening as polls loom (Reuters)

Former Eastenders Actress Sian Blake And Her Two Sons Died From Head And Neck Injuries, Police Say (Huffington Post)

U.S. stocks react to market closures in China (CBS News)

Saudi soccer body won't send Champions League clubs to Iran (Washington Post - Paywall)

Truck bomb kills dozens of cops in Libya (CBS News)

New attack stuns Paris (CNN)

North Korea Uses Bomb Test to Rally the Faithful (Wall Street Journal - Paywall)

Beloved pensioner 'murdered' in her own home, police launch investigation (Daily Express)

WATCH: Drone explores the haunting site of world's worst nuclear disaster - Chernobyl (Daily Star)

French Police Treating Attack as Act of Terrorism (Wall Street Journal - Paywall)

Paris police shoot and kill armed suspect (CBS News)

Iran says Saudi strike hits embassy in Yemen; no damage seen (Washington Post - Paywall)

Car bomb in Libyan oil port kills seven, wounds 11 - guards spokesman (Reuters)

BREAKING: Police confirm bodies of EastEnders star and her two kids found in garden (Daily Star)

2015 Wasn't the Hottest Year on Record in the U.S. (Time Magazine)

Anti-Semitic Attack In Tottenham Hale Sees Jews Pelted With Gas Canisters And Told 'Hitler Is On The Way' (Huffington Post)

French security under scrutiny after Hebdo anniversary attack (Guardian)

Florida Prepares for First U.S. Execution of 2016 (Newsweek Magazine)

China suspends mechanism aimed at ending stock market turmoil (Guardian)

Libya Police Center Bomb Attack Kills at Least 47 (Newsweek Magazine)

Man shot on Charlie Hebdo anniversary (BBC)

Paris police kill man armed with meat cleaver on Charlie Hebdo anniversary (Reuters)

Terrified women had to run past Cologne sex attack gangs 'like a GAUNTLET' (Daily Express)

'H-bomb': N. Korea brags, world worries (CNN)

The Latest: Service held for executed Saudi Shiite sheikh (Washington Post - Paywall)

Truck bomb kills nearly 50 at Libyan police academy (Reuters)

Spain: Police visited US couple's house prior to body find (Washington Post - Paywall)

Knife-wielding man in fake suicide vest killed at Paris police station (Guardian)

Businessman complains as police let thieves go and then fine him (Daily Express)

China market turmoil hits global shares (BBC)

Charlie Hebdo: France's Response To Terror Makes Another Attack Likely (Newsweek Magazine)

Iran claims Saudi airstrike hit its embassy in Yemen (Washington Post - Paywall)

Man wanted for attempted murder after McDonald's shooting poses with SHOTGUN on Facebook (Daily Express)

2015 Is Officially the Second-Hottest Year the U.S. Has Ever Seen (Newsweek Magazine)

U.S. House to vote on North Korea sanctions bill (Reuters)

U.S. tries to reassure allies amid North Koreas H-bomb claim (CBS News)

Man tests stab-proof vest, gets stabbed (CNN)

Paris police shoot man with possible suicide belt (CBS News)

Woman who announced North Korea's 'H-bomb' (CNN)

Iran stops doing business with Saudi Arabia as Nimr execution rankles (Reuters)

China suspends stock market brake (BBC)

China Casts Shadow Over World Food Markets (Wall Street Journal - Paywall)

No winner emerges in first round of Central African election (Reuters)

Iran accuses Saudi Arabia of airstrikes on its embassy in Yemen (Guardian)

Armed man killed at police station year after Paris attacks (CBS News)

Attack on Istanbul airport last month was mortar fire - prosecutors (Reuters)

Man With Knife and Fake Explosives Shot Dead Outside Paris Police Station (New York Times - Paywall)

Man with knife shot dead at Paris police station on Charlie Hebdo anniversary (Los Angeles Times)

Charlie Hebdo Marks Rocky First Anniversary of Violent Attacks (Newsweek Magazine)

Why China's share turmoil affects the world (BBC)

Detroit man sentenced to up to 60 years in French artist's murder (Reuters)

Zurich police investigate New Year sexual assaults, no link to German cases (Reuters)

Eurozone set for better economic growth _ China permitting (Fox News)

Iran embassy 'damaged by Saudi strike' (BBC)

Libya Truck Bomb Kills Scores at Police Academy (Wall Street Journal - Paywall)

Monkey Selfie Denied Copyright to World Famous Image (Newsweek Magazine)

South Korea to resume anti-North propaganda broadcasts (Washington Post - Paywall)

North Korea's nuclear test cannot be written off as mere folly (Guardian)

How will U.S., S. Korea respond to Norths nuke test? (CBS News)

China stocks plunge to a halt after just 14 minutes of trading, triggering worldwide sell-off (Los Angeles Times)

Global assets rattled by China stock halt (Financial Times - Paywall)

Netflix: from DVD rentals to the verge of world domination (Guardian)

China Lands Two Civilian Aircraft In Nansha Islands Test (Newsweek Magazine)

Officials: Man killed in attempt to attack Paris police (Washington Post - Paywall)

Knife-wielding man shot dead by French police (Financial Times - Paywall)

Talks uncertain as India says Pakistan must first hunt militants (Reuters)

First Read: Explaining the Trump-Cruz Bromance (NBC News)

Egypt says no one hurt in attack by hotel near Giza Pyramids (Washington Post - Paywall)

Will we ever know if North Korea detonated an H-Bomb? (Washington Post - Paywall)

Paris attacker killed in police assault on anniversary of terror spree (Washington Post - Paywall)

South Korea to Resume Anti-North Broadcasts After H-Bomb Test (Newsweek Magazine)

Truck Bomb in Libya Kills At Least 65 (Time Magazine)

Libya truck bomb kills at least 60 policemen, wounds 200 (Washington Post - Paywall)

Armed officers at scene of Paris police station shooting - video (Guardian)

N. Korea bomb test 'an insult to China' (CNN)

South Korea Warns Kim Jong Un After Nuclear Test (NBC News)

How the Hebdo attack unfolded (CNN)

Cologne police 'struggled to gain control during mass sexual assaults' (Guardian)

Greece's Glimmer of New Year Hope (Wall Street Journal - Paywall)

Nuclear tests, purges mark four years of Kim's North Korea rule (Reuters)

Police Shoot Dead Armed Man Trying to Enter Paris Police Station (Time Magazine)

French police officials: Man who threatened police with knife was wearing fake explosives vest (Washington Post - Paywall)

After nuclear test, South Korea ready to resume anti-North broadcasts (Washington Post - Paywall)

Knife-wielding attacker killed outside Paris police station on Charlie Hebdo attack anniversary (Fox News)

Knife-Wielding Man Shot Dead at Paris Police Station (NBC News)

Watch: Ehang Reveals World's First Self-Piloting Passenger Drone (Newsweek Magazine)

Big squeeze hints at metallic hydrogen (BBC)

'Dozens dead' as Libya police targeted (BBC)

Libya bomb highlights growing Isis menace (Financial Times - Paywall)

Analysis: H-bomb or A-bomb, N. Korean nuke test is about Kim (Washington Post - Paywall)

Sinosphere: Q. and A.: Chen Tao, Who Runs Star Wars' Site, on Film's Impact in China (New York Times - Paywall)

Iran Blames Saudi Arabia After Jets 'Bomb Embassy' in Yemen (NBC News)

China central bank pleases and unsettles (Financial Times - Paywall)

Vietnam protests China's second test flight in South China Sea (Reuters)

French officials: man with knife shot dead at police station (Washington Post - Paywall)

WATCH: Woman chokes man on the street - and the public's response may shock you (Daily Express)

Tech groups attack UK surveillance bill (Financial Times - Paywall)

Refugees Caught Snowball Fighting With Serbian Police Officer (Huffington Post)

Hollande warns of ongoing threat one year after Charlie Hebdo attack video (Guardian)

Knife-Wielding Man Shot Dead in Paris on Charlie Hebdo Anniversary (Newsweek Magazine)

North Korea's revered news anchor (CNN)

North Korea: What is a 'H-Bomb'? (CNN)

How Zora Neale Hurston Helped Her Readers Understand the World (Time Magazine)

Paris Police Station Shooting: Man Shot Dead In City's Barbes Area 'Had Knife And Fake Explosives Vest' (Huffington Post)

Spain's police break up ring smuggling Iranians to Spain, Britain (Reuters)

Libyan official: truck bomb in town of Zliten kills at least 60 police officers (Washington Post - Paywall)

Tensions Rise in Cologne Over Police Handling of Sex Attacks (Newsweek Magazine)

Truck Bomb Kills at Least 40 Police Recruits in Libya (NBC News)

PARIS ATTACK: 'Suicide bomber terrorist' storms police station bellowing 'Allahu Akbar' (Daily Star)

Libyan official: Truck bomb kills at least 60 police in town of Zliten (Los Angeles Times)

South Korea to Resume Propaganda Broadcasts That Angered North (New York Times - Paywall)

EastEnders Actress Sian Blake: Sister Wants Boyfriend 'Brought Back To Justice', As Police Overtime Blamed For Delays (Huffington Post)

Iran Accuses Saudi of Bombing its Embassy in Yemen (Newsweek Magazine)

Man screaming 'Allahu Akbar' with FAKE explosives shot dead in Paris on Hebdo anniversary (Daily Express)

Police 'very concerned' after spate of shootings in Greater Manchester (Guardian)

Croydon Bus Arson CCTV Footage Released By Metropolitan Police (Huffington Post)

Iran accuses Saudi warplanes of attacking its embassy in Yemen (Reuters)

Iran bans import of Saudi goods after kingdom cut diplomatic ties, executed Shiite cleric (Washington Post - Paywall)

China investors bicker as trading halts (Financial Times - Paywall)

The Latest: Man with knife shot at French police station (Fox News)

At least 60 police killed, 200 wounded in Libya truck bomb attack (Fox News)

The Latest: N. Koreans happy with country's nuclear test (Washington Post - Paywall)

North Korea nuclear test: Seoul to resume cross-border propaganda (Guardian)

Here's the Thing That Should Trouble World Leaders - Most Young People Are Not Even Close to Competing for Jobs (Huffington Post)

Man with 'sausage roll' BIONIC PENIS gets go-ahead 'I'm fully loaded and ready' (Daily Star)

Truck Bomb Kills 40 at Military Training Center in Zliten, Libya (Newsweek Magazine)

Couple who won £50,000 in a lottery DEMANDS benefits back after wasting it all in ONE year (Daily Express)

The Latest: Iran bans import of Saudi goods amid tensions (Fox News)

Saudi Arabia says it shot down missile fired from Yemen (Washington Post - Paywall)

Kim Jong-un effigy burned at Seoul protest against North Korea's nuclear test video (Guardian)

Libya bomb attack kills dozens at police training centre (Guardian)

BREAKING: 40 dead as truck rigged with explosives detonated in police training camp (Daily Star)

Man jumps into lake with wife's head (CNN)

Extraordinary life of Italian man found dead in London canal (Guardian)

U.S., Japan, South Korea Unites in Response to North Korea Hydrogen Bomb (Newsweek Magazine)

North Korea Bomb Test Challenges U.S. in Asia (Wall Street Journal - Paywall)

North Korea's nuclear test: your questions answered (Guardian)

China sends envoy to Saudi, Iran amid feud (Reuters)

Saudi will collapse if keeps its 'sectarian' policies - Iran Guards (Reuters)

World could face months of Chinese market aftershocks (Fox News)

Saudi foreign minister heads to Pakistan as Iran tensions deepen (Reuters)

South Korea Will Resume Propaganda Broadcasts in Response to North's Nuclear Test (Time Magazine)

China Halts Trading After Market Tumbles More Than 7 Percent (New York Times - Paywall)

Chinese civilian jet airliners land at disputed South China Sea island state media (Guardian)

European Shares Fall Sharply as China Halts Trading Again (NBC News)

Powers pledge united N Korea response (BBC)

Cologne sex attack gang could face DEPORTATION as Germany finally gets tough (Daily Express)

South Korea to resume anti-North broadcasts in response to nuclear test (Los Angeles Times)

China flies 2 commercial jets to man-made island (Washington Post - Paywall)

South Korea to retaliate for nuke test with propaganda broadcasts North sees as act of war (Washington Post - Paywall)

WA police introduce prerecorded cautions in Aboriginal languages (Guardian)

Kensuke Miyazaki to become first ever Japanese MP to take paternity leave (Guardian)

EastEnders murder: Partner hunted by police 'was domestic abuser and steroid addict' (Daily Express)

China stocks plunge, triggering another market halt (CBS News)

China markets shut down minutes after opening (CBS News)

Year after Charlie Hebdo attack, France recalls and reflects (Fox News)

China wants Party's voice 'strongest in cyberspace' (Reuters)

Border quiet as China weighs N. Korea nuke test response (Washington Post - Paywall)

11 workers die in latest mine collapse in China (Washington Post - Paywall)

Prince Georges first day of nursery school (CBS News)

China Stops Trading For Second Time in a Week as Shares Plummet (Newsweek Magazine)

N. Korea claims H-bomb test, Paul Ryans Obamacare challenge: #CBSN10 trending stories (CBS News)

China steps up action in S. China Sea (CNN)

US hits back: Defiant Obama sends jets over North Korea to look for nukes (Daily Star)

The man who beat George Lucas (CNN)

Refugee boy wants to heal the world (CNN)

Tram 83, the Congolese novel that's wowing the literary world - extract (Guardian)

U.S., South Korea and Japan Vow Tough Response to North Korea's Nuclear Test (Time Magazine)

North Korea nuclear test: UN considers new punitive action (Guardian)

Looking back at France's year of terror (CNN)

North Korea could start nuclear war warns top expert (Daily Star)

Donald Trump outlines plan to tackle North Korea amid World War 3 fears (Daily Star)

Nuclear test and Ramadan exams (BBC)

Victoria police track 300 potential arsonists, many from Crime Stoppers tips (Guardian)

Fire at Japan nuclear plant put out; no danger to public - operator (Reuters)

2 charts that put North Korea's latest nuclear test in perspective (Washington Post - Paywall)

China stocks nosedive, triggering another market halt (Fox News)

EU bureaucrat Jean-Claude Juncker's right hand man branded a 'TYRANT' by furious officials (Daily Express)

South Korea to restart propaganda broadcasts after North Korean nuclear test (Fox News)

China share trading halted after market plunges 7% in opening minutes (Guardian)

What's really on your plate: hidden world of food fraud revealed - in pictures (Guardian)

U.S. had no warning of North Korea bomb test (CBS News)

Scientists doubt North Koreas hydrogen bomb claim (CBS News)

China stocks plunge, trigging another market halt (Fox News)

The Latest: S. Korea limits entry to border industrial park (Fox News)

Condemnation, but will sanctions follow N. Korea nuke test? (CNN)

Could Pathankot attack derail India-Pakistan peace talks? (BBC)

U.S. collecting evidence of North Koreas claimed nuclear test (CBS News)

China Stocks Plunge, Triggering Another Market Halt (Time Magazine)

'No tolerance or compromise' China's media slams North Korea nuclear test (Guardian)

Can Saudi Arabia adapt to cheap oil? (BBC)

Trump demands more sanctions against North Korea amid ALL-OUT NUCLEAR WAR fears (Daily Express)

'North Korea doesn't have an H-bomb' (CNN)

World Briefing: Libya: Oil Storage Tanks Burn After ISIS Attacks Ports (New York Times - Paywall)

Watch the First Trailer for Netflix's Series About Queen Elizabeth (Time Magazine)

World Briefing: Turkey: Defective Life Jackets Seized at Workshop (New York Times - Paywall)

Six questions on N Korea H-bomb' test (Financial Times - Paywall)

Experts doubt North Korea's bomb was hydrogen-powered (Los Angeles Times)

U.S. condemns North Koreas nuke test claim (CBS News)

Nauru police say alleged abuse of child refugee is being properly investigated (Guardian)

Comparisons Don't Support North Korea's Claims of a Hydrogen Bomb, Experts Say (New York Times - Paywall)

Trump: North Korea is China's problem (CNN)

White House Disputes North Korea's Claim of Hydrogen Bomb Test (New York Times - Paywall)

World Bank Again Cuts Global Growth Forecasts (Wall Street Journal - Paywall)

Pictures Of The Day: The Best Images From Around The World On Thursday 7th January 2016 (Huffington Post)

First Cuban migrant flight to leave Costa Rica next week (Reuters)

Brutes shout HEIL HITLER' and launch gas canisters in horror attack on Jewish shoppers (Daily Express)

World Briefing: Venezuela: New Lawmakers Defy Supreme Court (New York Times - Paywall)

How France Has Changed Since the Charlie Hebdo Attack (Time Magazine)

Iran's president labels attackers at Saudi Embassy criminals (Washington Post - Paywall)

Julie Bishop urges China to pressure North Korea over suspected nuclear test (Guardian)

Men throw small gas canisters at three people in suspected antisemitic attack (Guardian)

Oxford marks Hebdo attack with Voltaire (BBC)

North Korea's Strategy Puts Beijing in a Bind (Wall Street Journal - Paywall)

Global powers condemn North Korea's nuclear weapons test (Washington Post - Paywall)

What now after N Korea nuclear claim? (BBC)

Time Flies: See Prince George on His First Day of Nursery (NBC News)

Thugs hunted disabled man like a pack of ANIMALS' until he threw himself from WINDOW (Daily Express)

Heartless thugs drove disabled man to jump from window (Daily Star)

A 'slap in the face' for China (CNN)

Why North Koreas Nukes Test Poses a Major Problem for the West (Newsweek Magazine)

New police chief may defy Sturgeon over armed officers (Daily Express)

Migrant crisis means Sweden now has higher ratio of teenage boys-to-girls than CHINA (Daily Express)

Asylum claims hit 164 per day for the UK (Daily Star)

Asylum misery as claims to stay in UK hit 5,000 in just one month (Daily Express)

Will Congress Tighten Sanctions Against North Korea? (Newsweek Magazine)

Search for missing sailor becomes recovery operation, police say (Guardian)

North Korea test draws threat of sanctions (Reuters)

Congress Sends Health Care Repeal to Obama for First Time (Time Magazine)

News Analysis: I.M.F. Breakthrough Is Seen to Bolster U.S. on World Stage (New York Times - Paywall)

No charges for Cosby over LA sex claims (BBC)

Reported North Korean nuclear test signals snub of China, fraying ties (Washington Post - Paywall)

North Korea nuclear test meets with familiar response from White House (Guardian)

Saudi Arabia and Iran need each other (Guardian)

Hillary Clinton calls for additional sanctions against North Korea (CBS News)

U.S. intelligence skeptical North Korea detonated H-bomb (CBS News)

Netflix Releases First Trailer for Baz Luhrmann's The Get Down' (Newsweek Magazine)

Who Really Has Claims to the National Wildlife Refuge in Harney County, Oregon (Newsweek Magazine)

Everton vs. Man City: Romelu Lukaku Inspires a Cup Win (Newsweek Magazine)

Obama, Abadi discuss concern over Saudi Arabia execution in call (Reuters)

Condemnation, doubt greet North Korea's H-bomb announcement (Washington Post - Paywall)

Stocks hit 2-month lows as oil dives and China worries flare (Washington Post - Paywall)

Report: 2015 Was Deadliest Year For Domestic Extremism in Two Decades (Newsweek Magazine)

White House has doubts about North Korea's nuclear test claims; U.N. Security Council vows action (Los Angeles Times)

People are starving in East Africa -- again -- as the world looks away (Los Angeles Times)

The slow death of the nuclear deal with North Korea (Washington Post - Paywall)

Report of Orgy at Brussels Police Station Is Unfounded, Officials Say (New York Times - Paywall)

UN vows action on N Korea nuclear test (BBC)

Charlie Hebdo, Known for Its Satire, Commemorates Attack Accordingly (New York Times - Paywall)

China Weighs Ban on Manta Ray Gills, Sold in Traditional Market as Modern Panacea (New York Times - Paywall)

CBSN business headlines: North Korea test causes market turmoil (CBS News)

India Says All 6 Gunmen Have Been Killed in Pathankot Air Base Attack (New York Times - Paywall)

North Korea claims successful test of hydrogen bomb (CBS News)

Republicans Rush to Blame Obama for North Korea's Nuclear Activity (Newsweek Magazine)

Cologne Station New Year Mass Attack May Be Linked To D sseldorf Crime Ring, German Police Say (Huffington Post)

North Korea claims to test hydrogen bomb (CBS News)

Impact of North Koreas claimed hydrogen bomb test (CBS News)

Netflix Just Launched in 130 Countries, But Not China (Newsweek Magazine)

Grim year forecast for developing nations (Financial Times - Paywall)

North Korean 'Hydrogen Bomb' Test To Bring Fifth Round Of UN Sanctions Against Pariah State (Huffington Post)

Islamic State threatens to destroy Saudi prisons after executions (Reuters)

Far-left Greek militant group claims bomb attack in Athens (Fox News)

Did North Korea Test Hydrogen Bomb? 5 Things to Know (NBC News)

Germany identifies three suspects in New Year attacks on women (Reuters)

Saudi Executions Seen as Sending Message to All Dissenters (New York Times - Paywall)

North Korea's claim of hydrogen bomb test met with doubt worldwide (Fox News)

GOP candidates slam Obama, Clinton over N. Korea bomb claim (CBS News)

North Korea Likely Lying About Hydrogen Bomb, Experts Say (NBC News)

North Korea's Hydrogen Bomb Claim Strains Ties With China (New York Times - Paywall)

UN pledges to pursue new sanctions against North Korea following claim of hydrogen bomb test (Fox News)

Keeping Israel Kosher Costs The Country $770 Million Every Year (Newsweek Magazine)

Orange to End Partnership With Israeli Company as BDS Claims Another Scalp (Newsweek Magazine)

US and China face North Korean dilemma (Financial Times - Paywall)

A year after 'Je suis Charlie', a divided France struggles (Reuters)

Bahrain claims to have foiled terror plot (Financial Times - Paywall)

Iraq Offers to Mediate Dispute Between Saudi Arabia and Iran (New York Times - Paywall)

How North Koreas H-bomb claim could be a game changer (CBS News)

North Koreas hydrogen bomb test claim met with skepticism (CBS News)

UK Homes Being Sold At Cocktail Parties In The Far East Show Need For Law Change, Claims Sadiq Khan (Huffington Post)

News Analysis: North Korea Blast Revives Question: How Do You Contain Pyongyang? (New York Times - Paywall)

Prince George's first day at nursery: Proud Kate and Wills release adorable pictures (Daily Express)

VIDEO: Has N Korea really tested an H-bomb? (BBC)

One year on, Charlie Hebdo remains defiant (Financial Times - Paywall)

N Korea claims first hydrogen bomb test (Financial Times - Paywall)

N Korea's dramatic rhetoric over test (BBC)

Q. and A.: Did North Korea Detonate a Hydrogen Bomb? Here's What We Know (New York Times - Paywall)

China meltdown a tale of policy mis-steps (Financial Times - Paywall)

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Putin's Year in Scandals (New York Times - Paywall)

VIDEO: Cologne attack 'left me scarred for life' (BBC)

North Korea trumpets its first test of a hydrogen bomb, but experts are skeptical (Los Angeles Times)

North Korea Says It Has Detonated Its First Hydrogen Bomb (New York Times - Paywall)

'They surrounded us full of anger' Victims tell of horrific sex gang attack in Cologne (Daily Express)

VIDEO: China's colourful world of ice sculptures (BBC)

Who was Sheik Nimr al-Nimr? A look at the man whose execution rocked the Mideast (Los Angeles Times)

India faces questions over its handling of a militant attack (Los Angeles Times)

Robert Flick dies at 84; NBC news producer survived Jonestown attack (Los Angeles Times)

Mideast rift widens as Saudi allies cut ties with Iran (Los Angeles Times)

Saudi Arabia cuts ties with Iran in crisis over cleric's execution; other nations follow suit (Los Angeles Times)

China stock market shuts down after shares dive nearly 7% (Los Angeles Times)

UK weather forecasts a North Pole blast will send temperatures plummeting (Daily Mail)

The North Korean bomb test that caused tremors in China (Daily Mail)

The only woman North Korea trusts to deliver its most important propaganda: Ri Chun-hee the news anchor Kim Jong-un wheels out when he wants to impress the world (Daily Mail)

Britain summons North Korea's ambassador over Hydrogen bomb test (Daily Mail)

South Korea retaliates to Kim Jong-un's hydrogen bomb tests (Daily Mail)

The simple test that reveals if YOUR toddler is ready to start reading lessons (Daily Mail)

Philippines says China should be challenged on flights to island (Daily Mail)

You can teach your man to stop being cold and distant as this woman did. (Daily Mail)

Fareham man asks firefighters to cut his wedding ring off his finger (Daily Mail)

Baildon man beaten to a pulp by gang of 35 thugs wielding baseball bats (Daily Mail)

Canadian man shows how to waterproof your mobile phone (Daily Mail)

Terrifying moment Middle-Eastern man nearly sprays bullets into crowd because he is unable to control the power of his AK-47 rifle (Daily Mail)

Paris police shoot man dead on Charlie Hebdo anniversary outside Barbes police station (Daily Mail)

Obese Spanish man who killed Platero the donkey when he sat on it is taken to court (Daily Mail)

Portsmouth man shares video of girlfriend's daft answers to quiz questions (Daily Mail)

Couple caught 'having sex' in car by Liverpool man posing as police officer (Daily Mail)

French man accused of poisoning his neighbour by spiking orange juice with bleach (Daily Mail)

British man is blasted with a shotgun when gang break into Abaran Spanish home (Daily Mail)

Single man discovers that he is less attractive than a TENT on new dating app (Daily Mail)

Video shows man trying to cross icy pavement to put his rubbish in a bin (Daily Mail)

Basildon man 'stupidly stabbed his girlfriend in the stomach in self defence' (Daily Mail)

Massive manhunt is launched for on-the-run Mcdonald's gunman wanted for attempted murder who rammed into a police car and fled on foot past terrified schoolchildren (Daily Mail)

Sian Blake and sons' bodies were 'missed as police were worried about overtime bill' (Daily Mail)

Huge influx of migrant men will lead to more sex attacks like those in Cologne, says analyst, as police reveal gangs blocked them from reaching women as they screamed for help (Daily Mail)

Surrey Police sergeant Prabh Sohi cleared of attacking husband's lover (Daily Mail)

Three-door car with an ironing board, clothes, a chair, a mop and a FRIDGE sticking out of the boot is stopped by police (Daily Mail)

Shocking moment driver purposefully RAMS police car head-on during intense high-speed chase in Bradford (Daily Mail)

Cologne police taunted by Syrian asylum seeker who said 'Angela Merkel invited us' (Daily Mail)

Undercover police officer describes how he infiltrated a group of extremists who 'wanted to join ISIS and launch a Charlie Hebdo style attack in Birmingham' (Daily Mail)

Libya truck bombing leaves 60 police officers dead in Zliten (Daily Mail)

Congresbury residents carry out 800 random acts of kindness in a year (Daily Mail)

Protein World sparks fury AGAIN with its 'New Year New You' video advert (Daily Mail)

Coupons and discount schemes saved Britons £22.3bn last year (Daily Mail)

Lila the Cocker Spaniel who survived the Charlie Hebdo massacre is helping heal wounds one year on (Daily Mail)

Tony Blair's business interests tripled their profits in a year to £2.6m (Daily Mail)

Princess Mary dazzles at Denmark's THIRD New Year celebration in one week (Daily Mail)

Lotto couple who won £50,000 and spent it all in a year face eviction after being refused benefits (Daily Mail)

Former home secretary sacked by voters after porn expenses shame pockets £50,000 a year for a two day week NHS job - and she was supposed to be working for free (Daily Mail)

2015 may NOT have been the hottest year on record: Satellite data shows temperatures were lower than first thought (Daily Mail)

'2015 was the worst year of our lives': June Sarpong breaks down on Loose Women as she remembers her MTV host brother Sam who jumped from a bridge to his death (Daily Mail)

Businesswoman Of The Year nominee is seeking a £5MILLION payout from the Co-op after being 'unfairly dismissed following rows over which floor her office was on' (Daily Mail)

Supersize brothers join Slimming World and shed nearly HALF their weight in one year (Daily Mail)

Why your New Year diet will end after just three weeks and four days (Daily Mail)

North Korea's Kim Jong-un 'COULD press the nuclear button' (Daily Mail)

What £1million buys around the world (Daily Mail)

George Osborne paints a gloomy economic picture and world markets turn red (Daily Mail)

Where the world lives: Map shows half the planet's population lives on just 1% of its land (Daily Mail)

Catherine Taylor, orienteering athlete got drunk and attacked 6ft 3in policeman and a bouncer after missing out on World Championship medals (Daily Mail)

Prince George arrives for first day at his new Montessori nursery school (Daily Mail)

Researchers reveal 'Martian concrete' for first settlers to use (Daily Mail)

Arizona home with first ever residential IMAX theater sells for $5m (Daily Mail)

BUDD-e MPV concept is the first to use Volkswagen's all-new electric-car platform (Daily Mail)

Forget Facebook: World's first mobile VR social network lets you meet your friends in virtual reality (Daily Mail)

Mumbai set to build 'world's first slum museum' in neighbourhood made famous by movie Slumdog Millionaire (Daily Mail)

Costa Coffee becomes Britain's first coffee chain to offer a vegan cake - but with 27g of sugar in ONE slice, is it really good for you? (Daily Mail)

Father films his daughter's open-mouthed reaction as she finds out who Luke Skywalker's father is while watching The Empire Strikes Back for the first time (Daily Mail)

Inside New York's first marijuana clinic where pot cannot be smoked and only oral capsules are allowed (Daily Mail)

The world's first inland lagoon, a new bullet train and a £260million Tate Modern extension: 2016's hottest new travel experiences revealed by adventure experts at Lonely Planet (Daily Mail)

East London video shows violent attack in broad daylight for man's camera (Daily Mail)

Scientists reveal 'holy grail' new state of hydrogen found at the sun's core (Daily Mail)

Ex-Hollyoaks' Melissa Wells claims she was accused of 'fishing for compliments' (Daily Mail)

Tony Blair faces grilling by MPs over claims he blocked compensation for IRA victims by encouraging the US to scrap terror legal action against Gaddafi to protect trade deals (Daily Mail)

iPhone 7 leak claims to show screen of Apple's new handset (Daily Mail)

John Lewis boss claims it can't compete with Amazon due to tax (Daily Mail)

Dr Graham Scott claims women ARE judged more on appearance when job hunting (Daily Mail)

Emily Thornberry got £48k from Leigh Day who represent claims against British troops (Daily Mail)

Saudi Arabia jets 'bomb Iranian embassy in Yemen', Tehran claims (Daily Mail)

Dorset firefighter hanged himself after friend's children had made abuse claims (Daily Mail)