LONDON (AFP) - Some 1,200 extra police officers were deployed across London on Thursday night in the wake of the brutal murder of a soldier by two suspected Islamists on the city streets, Scotland Yard said.
LONDON (AP) - British police say two more people have been arrested by officers investigating the hacking death of a UK soldier in London.
NEW YORK (AFP) - Former US congressman Anthony Weiner, who gained notoriety after tweeting sexual shots of himself, hit the campaign trail on Thursday, one day after announcing his bid to run for New York mayor.
The soldier killed on the streets of southeast London on Wednesday has been identified by the UK Ministry of Defence as Lee Rigby, 25, a fusilier who had served stints in Cyprus and Afghanistan, and a father of a two-year-old boy.
JEDDAH (AFP) - The Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) on Thursday condemned what it called the "brutal and barbaric" killing of a British soldier in London in what the authorities suspect was an act by Islamic militants.