Tuesday, October 13, 2015
An off-duty police officer died Sunday after being shot multiple times, the fourth police officer to be fatally shot in slightly more than four years in Memphis, in the U.S.' southeastern Tennessee state, authorities said.
While Mexican prosecutors declared last year that 43 missing students were incinerated at a landfill, official documents published Sunday show that one gang suspect testified that at least nine were slaughtered elsewhere.
Amid the bloodbaths of 21st-century America, you might think that there would be a lot of research into the causes of gun violence, and which policies work best against it.
More U.S. cities are recognizing Native Americans on Columbus Day this year as they revive a movement to change the name of the holiday to celebrate the history and contributions of indigenous cultures around the country.
Monday, October 12, 2015
Thousands of African-Americans gathered in Washington on Saturday to mark the 20th anniversary of the "Million Man March," renewing their demands for justice reform and greater civil rights.
A former investigator with the congressional panel probing the deadly 2012 attack on the American mission in Benghazi, Libya is accusing Republicans of targeting presidential candidate Hillary Clinton.
U.S. President Barack Obama said Saturday that the Republican Party has "gone off the deep end" with its messy failure to elect a new speaker of the House of Representatives.
A Brazilian judge has issued a temporary restraining order against recently approved legislation that banned the use of smartphone-based ride-hailing-apps like Uber in Rio de Janeiro, the country's second-largest city.
Sunday, October 11, 2015
A student was killed and another person was wounded during a shooting outside a Texas Southern University student-housing complex on Friday, and police have detained two men for questioning, authorities said.