From a Korean skater turned Russian to a Canadian family affair, WSJ's Joshua Robinson breaks down the major storylines in short-track speed skating at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics. Photo: Getty Images Copyright 2014, Dow Jones & Company, Inc.
Russia's Adelina Sotnikova's won the gold medal in women's figure skating in a program that narrowly topped favorite and silver medalist Yuna Kim. Betsy McKay reports from Sochi on the News Hub. Photo: AP. Copyright 2014, Dow Jones & Company, Inc.
RESENDING WITH FULL SCRIPT EDITORS PLEASE NOTE: PART AUDIO AS INCOMING ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION). STORY: Indonesia on Friday (February 7) granted parole for Schapelle Corby, the 36-year-old Australian woman who was convicted in 2005 of smuggling 4.1 kg (9 lb) of marijuana into the resort island of Bali. Indonesia's Minister of Law and Human Rights Amir Syamsuddin said Corby was among hundreds of applicants whose parole was approved on Friday. "Thank God this day has been resolved with (parole for) as many as 1,291 applicants," Syamsuddin said in a news conference at the ministry in Jakarta. "She is there, included in the 1,291 applicants." Corby, who originally was from Queensland's Gold Coast, was convicted in May of 2005 and sentenced to 20 years in prison. President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono granted a clemency plea in 2012, reducing her sentence by five years because of good behaviour. She has served almost nine years at a prison in Denp
Family members of passengers on board MH370 eagerly await news of what happened to the Boeing 777-200ER enroute to Beijing from Kuala Lumpur. The WSJ's Wayne Ma tells us many of families didn't find out the aircraft was missing until they went to the airport to pick up loved ones. Copyright 2014, Dow Jones & Company, Inc.
Police in Devon have released CCTV footage of an 18-year-old girl being robbed at knifepoint at a cash machine in South Molton. Report by Hoodl. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
More than ten people armed with knives rampaged through a train station in southwestern China killing dozens of people and injuring 130 others in what the official Xinhua News Agency called a planned terrorist attack. Copyright 2014, Dow Jones & Company, Inc.
In the latest NHL Stadium Series match, the New York Rangers defeated the New Jersey Devils 7-3 at Yankee Stadium on Sunday. Henrik Lundqvist, Mats Zuccarello, Rick Nash and Carl Hagelin enjoyed the unique experience of playing ice-hockey outside.