Police Name Officer Who Shot Mike Brown: Darren Wilson
Police this morning announced the name of the officer who shot and killed Mike Brown last Saturday in Ferguson, Missouri. Brown’s death precipitated several days of protests and a police response widely criticized as disproportionate.
Ukraine is Disrupting Our Humanitarian Mission
MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia on Friday accused Ukraine of attempting to disrupt a Russian humanitarian aid mission to eastern Ukraine and called for a ceasefire in the region to allow for the deliveries.
The death toll from the world’s worst outbreak of Ebola
Staff with the World Health Organisation battling an Ebola outbreak in West Africa see evidence the numbers of reported cases and deaths vastly underestimates the scale of the outbreak, the U.N. agency said on its website on Thursday.
Rick Perry Thinks Homosexuality Is A Lot Like Alcoholism
The 2016 presidential hopeful was addressing the Commonwealth Club of California when an audience member asked his view on the Texas Republican Party’s recent endorsement of “reparative therapy,” the largely discredited process by which gay and lesbian individuals can supposedly be “cured” straight. Gov. Perry hesitated to echo the endorsement, the San Francisco Chronicle reports — but...