World News World News from en 60 Tide going out for the Tea Party in US midterms The midterm elections in Kansas, where the polarising policies of Governor Sam Brownback have caused many Republicans to denounce him, will be a litmus test for the Tea Party. Sat, 01 Nov 2014 08:15:00 -0500 The Sydney Morning Herald World Headlines 2 boys first to sue government, Malaysia Airlines over Flight 370 Father of 13-year-old and 11-year-old was among 239 people on board jetliner that mysteriously disappeared in March Fri, 31 Oct 2014 14:40:14 -0500,%20Malaysia%20Airlines%20over%20Flight%20370 World - Watch: New humanoid robot helps Nestle sell coffee machines Nestle Japan will introduce humanoid robots at shops to promote the sales of its coffee machines. Starting in November the company plans to place about 1,000 of the robots in home appliance stores across Japan. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 12:56:27 -0500 World - Cooper to express himself v Barbarians Returning playmaker Quade Cooper is ready to fight to reclaim his Wallabies Test spot and has backed close friend Kurtley Beale to learn from his mistakes. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 10:56:18 -0500 The Sydney Morning Herald World Headlines Danity Kane singer Dawn Richard to release new solo album Annie MartinNEW YORK, Oct. 31 (UPI) -- Dawn Richard, of former girl group Danity Kane, will release new solo album "Blackheart" in 2015. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 10:42:40 -0500 Latest News - Somalia gains ground from al-Shabaab terror group JC FinleyMOGADISHU, Somalia, Oct. 31 (UPI) -- Somalia has regained ground from al-Shabaab, further weakening the terror group, the government and the United Nations announced this week. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 10:41:58 -0500 Latest News - Mustache Hall of Fame accepting nominations Ben HooperPITTSBURGH, Oct. 31 (UPI) -- The American Mustache Institute announced the first inductees into the International Mustache Hall of Fame will be announced on Burt Reynolds' birthday. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 10:40:25 -0500 Latest News - Pirate Bay Founder Jailed for Hacking Data A Danish court on Friday sentenced the Swedish founder of file-sharing site The Pirate Bay to 3½ years in prison. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 10:38:39 -0500 NBC News World News Adrienne Shelly Foundation bestows its Woman of Vision Award on Sarah Silverman Karen ButlerNEW YORK, Oct. 31 (UPI) -- The Adrienne Shelly Foundation says it has honored actress and comedian Sarah Silverman with its Woman of Vision Award at a ceremony in New York. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 10:35:46 -0500 Latest News - French town bans clown costumes for Halloween Ben HooperVENDARGUES , France, Oct. 31 (UPI) -- Officials in a French village have banned anyone over the age of 12 from dressing up as a clown for Halloween to avoid crimes committed by "evil clowns." Fri, 31 Oct 2014 10:35:12 -0500 Latest News - Defense Secretary defends decision to isolate soldiers returning from West Africa The U.S. military is defending its decision on a three-week Ebola quarantine for troops returning from West Africa. Charlie Rose reports. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 10:32:27 -0500 World - 2 boys sue Malaysia Airlines for loss of their father Aileen GraefKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, Oct. 31 (UPI) -- Two children who lost their father on Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 are suing the airline for negligence, claiming workers did not contact the plane soon enough. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 10:29:05 -0500 Latest News - More remains recovered from MH17 wreckage Dutch investigators have recovered human remains after gaining rare access to the crash site of the Malaysia Airlines plane shot down over Ukraine. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 10:27:45 -0500 The Sydney Morning Herald World Headlines Israel reopens Muslim site after blocking access A huge police force in Jerusalem is trying to keep calm at the disputed holy site Muslims call the "Noble Sanctuary" and Jews call the "Temple Mount." Israeli officials shut it down Thursday after police killed a man accused of shooting a Rabbi. Norah O'Donnell reports. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 10:26:54 -0500 World - Suspect in Hannah Graham murder may pursue insanity defense in separate case Scott SmithFAIRFAX, Va., Oct. 31 (UPI) -- The man accused of abducting and killing University of Virginia student Hannah Graham faced a judge Friday in another case, entering no plea. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 10:26:32 -0500 Latest News -