Activists, Police Clash In Hong Kong In Largest Protest Since 2014 Pro-Democracy Gatherings By
Activists angered over authorities' attempts to crack down on the food vendors in a crowded Kowloon neighborhood held running battles with police into the early morning hours of Tuesday.
Julian Assange Claims Total Vindication With UN Panel Ruling By
The 44-year-old computer hacker's lawyers said he must be allowed to walk free immediately and given protection from possible extradition to the United States.
As Attacks On American Muslims Increase, Obama Makes First Visit To US Mosque By
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama’s first visit to a U.S. mosque comes as Muslim-Americans say they’re confronting increasing levels of bias in speech and deeds. Obama is scheduled to visit the Islamic Society of Baltimore on Wednesday. Its campus
Dutch Police Are Training Eagles To Take Down Drones By
Police are working with a The Hague-based company that trains eagles and other birds to swoop down on small drones and grasp them in their talons in restricted areas or where they are banned, such as at large outdoor events.
A Small Group Of Chicago Cops Cost The City $34M In Settlements By
One officer had seven lawsuits against him that were settled, yet was not removed the force.
2 Dead, 3 Wounded In Mass Shooting At Seattle Homeless Encampment By
Assistant Seattle Police Chief Bob Merner said at a news conference the victims lived at the encampment. He said of the shooting that police "have reason to believe it was very targeted."
Jewish Extremists Suspected In Vandalization Of Historic Jerusalem Church By
The graffiti written in Hebrew on an outside wall of the Dormition Abbey included phrases such as "kill the pagans" and "death to the Christian unbelievers, enemies of Israel."
Teen Hacks Personal Account Of National Intelligence Chief James Clapper By
The hacker changed the settings on Clapper's account so that every call to his house number would get forwarded to the Free Palestine Movement.
Saudi Arabia Bombs Iranian Embassy In Yemen By
The accusation comes amid a dangerous rise in tensions between Iran and Saudi Arabia in recent days, following the kingdom's execution of a Shiite cleric and attacks on Saudi diplomatic posts in the Islamic Republic.
The U.S. Military’s Child Sex Abuse Problem By
The abuse is committed most often by male enlisted troops, according to new data, followed by family members.