Around the World

Iraq, Libya, Argentina, Honduras, The Netherlands

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – Iraq, A string of bombings has killed at least 25-people and sent dozens more to the hospital. Suicide bombers detonated explosives in a handful of neighborhoods.

Somalia, New Zealand, Mexico, Argentina

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – Somalia, an Italian vessel came under attack by pirates on Monday. Twenty-three people were on board the Monte Cristo. The 11-people holding them hostage have been arrested.

Thailand, Mexico, England, The Atlantic Ocean, Australia

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – Thailand, it’s believed drug traffickers killed 13-Chinese sailors on cargo boats that were hijacked last week. The thirteenth and last body was found this morning.

South Africa, France, China, Slovenia, Latvia

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – South Africa, the celebrations continue for leader Desmond Tutu who's now 80-years-old. The 1984 recipient of the Noble Peace Prize and he’s also used his stature to campaign for human rights.

England, New Zealand, Israel, Norway

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – England, a paper-mache piggy bank was smashed in front of the Bank of England. Officials just announced 100-billion dollars is getting pumped into the British economy.

South Africa, Libya, India, Chile, Spain

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – South Africa, University students and professors are angry about an upcoming trip by the Dalai Lama that was cancelled because the government didn't issue him a visa on time.

Somalia, Libya, United Kingdom, The Netherlands, China

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – Somalia, dozens of young people are believed to be dead after a truck bomb exploded right where they were applying for scholarships for college. At least 70-people are dead.

Greece, The Philippines, Taiwan, United States, China, Australia

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – Greece, 30-thousand government workers are getting pink slips to keep the country from going bankrupt. The EU and IMF are demanding those layoffs in exchange for 8-billion dollars in additional bailout money.

Amanda Knox found not guilty of murder

THIS IS A FOX44 NEWS UPDATE: Amanda Knox and her boyfriend have been found innocent and were set free. They were found guilty of the charge of slander, which carries at 3 year sentence.

Germany, Chile, Japan, United States, Afghanistan

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – Germany, fashion house Hugo Boss saying sorry for mistreating people during World War II, when its factories made uniforms for the Nazis. The company used forced labor and French prisoners of war.