Police arrest 15 in Ferguson protests

Police arrested 15 people in the protest-hit St Louis suburb of Ferguson on Friday in more demonstrations demanding justice for an unarmed black teenager killed by police.

Australia makes $1.28bn drug bust

Six men have been charged over what Australian police said Saturday was one of the largest drug busts in the country's history, worth up to Aus$1.5 billion (US$1.28 billion).

Sarkozy eyes French presidency

France's former president Nicolas Sarkozy was on Saturday tipped to win the leadership of his right-wing UMP in party elections, a position seen as a potential springboard back into high office.

Ferguson cop to leave force

The Missouri police officer who killed an unarmed black teen sparking months of protests in the city of Ferguson will never return to policing, his lawyer said.