Egypt postpones renewal of ceasefire talks in Cairo, following attacks in Sinai

Egypt officially informed Hamas it is postponing the renewal of the indirect negotiations to achieve a ceasefire agreement between Israel and the armed factions in the Gaza Strip, according to Hamas personnel yesterday. Last week, Egypt encouraged the sides to … Continue reading

Two injured, three dead in mid-air collision near Maryland airport

A helicopter and a small airplane collided near Frederick Municipal Airport in Frederick, Maryland just after 3:40 local time yesterday afternoon (1940 UTC). The collision was reported around a mile (one and a half kilometres) from the airport, just north … Continue reading

Wikinews interviews Kristian Hanson, producer-director of indie horror film ‘Sledge’

Just days away from Halloween, Wikinews interviewed Kristian Hanson, producer-director of independent slasher film Sledge. The film has been a recent source of discussion in horror fan circles, primarily due to its production budget of only US$800. Sledge is Hanson’s … Continue reading

One confirmed dead after shooting at National War Memorial in Ottawa

One gunman is dead, police confirm, following a shooting incident on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, the capital of Canada, today that killed a Canadian Forces standing guard at the National War Memorial. This occurs after two Canadian Forces members were … Continue reading