Moscow attacks - A Web site associated with Chechen separatists has claimed responsibility for attacks on the Moscow underground which killed at least 35 people on Monday. Female suicide bombers detonated explosions that rocked two subway stations in central Moscow.
Rio Tinto verdictÂ - A court in Shanghai, China, has sentenced an Australian mining executive to seven years for bribery and five years for stealing commercial secrets in the Rio Tinto case. Three of his colleagues at the British-Australian company also were sentenced.
Thailand protestsÂ - Thai Prime Minister AbhisitÂ Vejjajiva is meeting with the leaders of an anti-government movement for a second day of talks, after their first session failed to produce an agreement.
Missing sailorsÂ - South Korean officials say they have found what they believe to be the rear section of a sunken navy ship where up to 46 sailors could be trapped, according to the Yonhap News Agency.