Egyptian police clashed with armed men in northern Sinai today, according to state television. The clashes come a day after security forces began a crackdown on Islamist militants in the area. Nile News Television told Reuters:
Clashes resumed between armed men and police forces in front of police station number two in al-Arish
More top news
Dozens of African-American former agents will receive $24 million in settlement of a class-action lawsuit alleging racial discrimination.
The case was triggered by wheelchair user Doug Paulley who boarded a bus but could not get on because a pram was in the wheelchair space.
A dog which recovered from being stabbed by her owner for urinating on a bag of cannabis has had to be put to sleep.