A 2nd mistrial: Jury deadlocks in Ohio cop's murder retrial23 June 2017, 7:43 pm
CINCINNATI (AP) — A second mistrial was declared Friday in the case of a white University of Cincinnati officer who killed an unarmed black motorist during a traffic stop. It's the latest racially charged police shooting case to show the reluctance of U.S. jurors to convict officers.
Bumbling Ex-CIA Officer Charged With Selling Secrets to China23 June 2017, 3:24 pm
A prestigious Chinese think tank provided cover for the intelligence operation that ensnared Kevin Mallory.
Second mistrial declared in killing of black man by ex-Cincinnati cop23 June 2017, 3:12 pm
For the second time, a mistrial was declared in the murder trial of a white former University of Cincinnati police officer who fatally shot a black motorist during a traffic stop. Officer Ray Tensing shot once, hitting 43-year-old Samuel DuBose in the head after stopping him for a missing front license plate on his car in July 2015, a body camera worn by Tensing showed. A mistrial was declared last November after jurors could not agree on a verdict.
Al-Jazeera manager denounces Gulf demands for its shutdown23 June 2017, 12:49 pm
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A top Al-Jazeera official on Friday denounced demands to shut down the network by countries involved in a dispute with its host nation Qatar as an attempt to suppress free expression.
Hezbollah says future Israel war could draw fighters from Iran, Iraq, elsewhere23 June 2017, 12:19 pm
Hezbollah leader Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah said on Friday that a future war waged by Israel against Syria or Lebanon could draw thousands of fighters from countries including Iran and Iraq. Tensions have risen between Hezbollah and its longtime foe Israel in recent months since Donald Trump became U.S. president with his tough talk against Iran.
More than 140 feared buried as landslide destroys village in southwest China - Washington Post24 June 2017, 12:03 am
Washington PostMore than 140 feared buried as landslide destroys village in southwest ChinaWashington PostBEIJING — At least 141 people were missing and feared buried after a landslide caused by torrential rain destroyed a mountain village in a southwest China's Sichuan province, state media reported Saturday. The landslide hit the village of Xinmo in ...China landslide leaves at least 140 missing in SichuanBBC NewsLandslide in China Is Feared to Have Buried Over 100 PeopleNew York TimesAround 100 People Feared Buried By Southwest China LandslideNBCNews.comU.S. News & World Report -Reuters -International Business Times -WJXT Jacksonvilleall 73 news articles »
Suicide bomber blows himself up as Saudis foil Mecca plot - Washington Post23 June 2017, 11:02 pm
Washington PostSuicide bomber blows himself up as Saudis foil Mecca plotWashington PostRIYADH, Saudi Arabia — A suicide bomber blew himself up near the Grand Mosque at Mecca as police disrupted a plot to target the holiest site in Islam just as the fasting month of Ramadan ends, Saudi security forces said Saturday. The Interior Ministry ...Saudis foil attack on Grand Mosque at Mecca; suicide bomber dies in shootoutNOLA.comSaudi Security Forces Intercept Militants Plotting Mecca AttackNew York TimesBomber planning to attack Mecca's Grand Mosque blows himself up: ministryNew York Daily NewsNDTV -The Guardian -SFGate -Post-Bulletinall 75 news articles »
The Latest: Evacuated London residents express anger, fear - Washington Post23 June 2017, 10:01 pm
Washington PostThe Latest: Evacuated London residents express anger, fearWashington PostLONDON — The Latest on London's public housing tower fire on June 14 that has killed at least 79 people (all times local):. 10:10 p.m.. Residents of a public housing complex being evacuated in north London because of fire safety concerns say they are ...London Evacuates More Than 800 Households Due to Safety ConcernsThe AtlanticPolice consider manslaughter charges over London blaze as thousands evacuatedNew York Daily NewsCamden flats: Hundreds of homes evacuated over fire risk fearsBBC NewsNewsday -World Socialist Web Site -The Guardian -KUTV 2Newsall 392 news articles »
Hillary Clinton: GOP is 'death party' if health care bill passes - CNN23 June 2017, 8:59 pm
CNNHillary Clinton: GOP is 'death party' if health care bill passesCNNWashington (CNN) Hillary Clinton has a new name for the Republican Party if Congress manages to pass the Senate health care bill: "death party." The Democratic presidential nominee's Twitter account shared a study Friday afternoon from a progressive ...Taking On the Frat BoysNew York TimesAP News in Brief at 12:04 am EDTWashington PostTrump called Cruz to press him on ObamaCare repeal bill: reportThe HillHuffPost -ABC News -Politico -Los Angeles Timesall 6,071 news articles »
The Incredible Shrinking White House Briefing - New York Times23 June 2017, 7:34 pm
New York TimesThe Incredible Shrinking White House BriefingNew York TimesWe broke down Sean Spicer's statements from the first White House press briefing held after President Trump's first international trip. By SUSAN JOAN ARCHER and MARK SCHEFFLER. Photo by Doug Mills/The New York Times. Watch in Times Video ».CNN sent a courtroom sketch artist to cover a White House press briefingWashington PostFriday Talking Points — Trump Did Not Deny Tapes Exist!HuffPostTrump struggles to stay calm on Russia, one morning call at a timeChicago TribuneThe Hill -Business Insider -CNNMoney -BuzzFeed Newsall 232 news articles »