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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

Switzerland sentences returning Islamic State recruit to 600 hours of community service in country's 1st sentencing of a foreign jihadist fighter, official says - @AlArabiya_Eng

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Switzerland

Swiss banker accused of leaking client data to Wikileaks collapses at start of trial - @BloombergNews

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Ebola outbreak 2014

Cuban doctor hospitalized with Ebola in Geneva has fully recovered and left Switzerland, hospital says - @Reuters

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Philippines

Update: Swiss man kidnapped in 2012 by Abu Sayyaf militant group in Philippines now safe in military hospital with non-life threatening injuries following escape, Swiss ambassador says - @AFP

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Philippines

Swiss hostage escapes from Abu Sayyaf militant group, Philippine military official says - @AP

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Ebola outbreak 2014

Experimental Ebola vaccine shows few side effects, Swiss hospital says - @AFP

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Switzerland

More: Measures to force Switzerland's central bank to boost gold reserves, scrap tax perk for wealthy foreigners also fail - @BBCNews

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Switzerland

Update: Swiss voters overwhelmingly reject big curbs on immigration, final referendum results show - @BBCBreaking

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Switzerland

Switzerland set to reject immigration plans by 74% to 26%, state TV projection suggests - @BBCBreaking

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Switzerland

Swiss voters look set to reject 2 referendums that would have forced the central bank to buy up massive amounts of gold and introduced strict new limits on immigration - @Reuters

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Switzerland

Swiss voters decide whether to dramatically cut immigration numbers in the name of saving the environment - @AFP

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Switzerland

Voters in Switzerland to vote Sunday on immigration referendum that would limit net immigration to just 0.2% of overall population - @BBCWorld

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art

More: Kunstmuseum Bern's president Christoph Schaeublin told reporters in Berlin the museum would accept the collection, but would work to ensure that any art looted from Jewish owners by the Nazis is returned - @AP

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art

Swiss museum says it will accept trove of priceless art bequeathed to it by German collector - @AP

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markets

Switzerland's SMI equity index hits 9,000 point mark for 1st time since late 2007, tracking recent gains in stock indexes worldwide - @Reuters

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2018, 2022 World Cup bribery allegations

FIFA files criminal complaint in Switzerland against unnamed individuals in World Cup bidding - @AP

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landslides

4 people now confirmed dead in landslides in southern Switzerland, northern Italy following heavy rains - @BBCNews

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landslides

The bodies of 2 women have been pulled from the rubble of a small apartment building after it was hit by a landslide in Switzerland's rain-drenched southern Ticino region, police say - @AFP

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UBS

Switzerland's financial markets regulator has warned several past and present UBS AG employees that they face potential enforcement actions for alleged roles in misconduct in the foreign-exchange markets - @WSJ

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Ferguson, Mo., unrest 2014

Parents of Michael Brown to testify before a UN committee on torture in Switzerland next week - @washingtonpost

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