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California to Join Probe Into Fatal Police Shooting of Unarmed Black Man

California to Join Probe Into Fatal Police Shooting of Unarmed Black Man

The attorney general's office in the western U.S. state of California is joining an investigation into the deadly police shooting of an unarmed African-American man to provide independent
Louisiana Clears 2 White Officers in Shooting Death of Black Man

Louisiana Clears 2 White Officers in Shooting Death of Black Man

Authorities in the southern U.S. state of Louisiana on Tuesday cleared two white policemen of wrongdoing in the shooting death of a black man at close range after it was determined he was armed, as
US Investigation Rattles Resettled Burmese Refugees

US Investigation Rattles Resettled Burmese Refugees

When letters from the U.S. government last month summoned more than 1,000 Burmese refugees in the United States for official interviews, chatter spread across the immigrant community: Were the letters
Poland to Sign Deal to Buy US Patriot Air Defense Systems

Poland to Sign Deal to Buy US Patriot Air Defense Systems

Poland says it will sign a deal Wednesday to purchase U.S. air defense Patriot missile systems as it seeks to bolster its defenses against a resurgent Russia.The Defense Ministry said Tuesday the deal
US: Failure of UN Syria Cease-Fire Demands 'Day of Shame'

US: Failure of UN Syria Cease-Fire Demands 'Day of Shame'

U.N. Security Council members are venting frustrations and trading blame over their unheeded demand for a 30-day cease-fire in Syria.U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley said Tuesday `should be a day of shame'
Watchdog: FBI Could Have Tried Harder to Hack iPhone

Watchdog: FBI Could Have Tried Harder to Hack iPhone

FBI officials could have tried harder to unlock an iPhone as part of a terrorism investigation before launching an extraordinary court fight with Apple Inc. in an effort to force it to break open the
Retired Supreme Court Justice Stevens: Repeal the Second Amendment

Retired Supreme Court Justice Stevens: Repeal the Second Amendment

Retired U.S. Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens is calling for the Second Amendment to be repealed, citing the protests in response to the deadly school shooting in Parkland, Florida, as an
Fire at Joshua Tree Damages California Landmark

Fire at Joshua Tree Damages California Landmark

A suspected arson fire at Joshua Tree National Park in California has damaged a historical landmark.The fire that broke out late Monday damaged the Oasis of Mara, a site settled by Native Americans
Ex-Trump Campaign Manager Manafort Seeks to Dismiss Virginia Charges

Ex-Trump Campaign Manager Manafort Seeks to Dismiss Virginia Charges

U.S. President Donald Trump's former campaign manager, Paul Manafort, on Tuesday asked a federal judge in Virginia to dismiss an indictment brought by Special Counsel Robert Mueller, saying the case
5 Months After US Lifted Sanctions, Sudan Is Ready to Take Next Step

5 Months After US Lifted Sanctions, Sudan Is Ready to Take Next Step

Last year, the United States lifted long-standing economic sanctions against Sudan. The sanctions included a trade embargo, a freeze on some government assets, and restrictions on Sudanese banks and
Retired Supreme Court Justice Stevens: Repeal the 2nd Amendment

Retired Supreme Court Justice Stevens: Repeal the 2nd Amendment

Retired U.S. Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens is calling for the Second Amendment to be repealed, citing the protests in response to the deadly school shooting in Parkland, Florida, as an
Western Spies Warn They Will Come Off Worse in Tit-for-Tat Russia Expulsions

Western Spies Warn They Will Come Off Worse in Tit-for-Tat Russia Expulsions

Current and former U.S. and British intelligence officers say the West's collective banishment this week of 115 Russian "diplomats" will be far less damaging to Russian espionage operations than
Facebook Announces Overhaul of Privacy Controls

Facebook Announces Overhaul of Privacy Controls

Facebook is revamping its privacy controls to make them easier to find as it faces intense backlash after Cambridge Analytica, a British consulting company with ties to U.S. President Donald,
All Female Senators Want Debate on Anti-Harassment Bill

All Female Senators Want Debate on Anti-Harassment Bill

All 22 female senators are bringing public pressure on Senate leaders to debate legislation making it easier for people working in Congress to pursue claims of sexual harassment or discrimination.The
3 Facebook Messenger App Users File Lawsuit Over Privacy

3 Facebook Messenger App Users File Lawsuit Over Privacy

Three Facebook Messenger app users have filed a lawsuit claiming the social network violated their privacy by collecting logs of their phone calls and text messages.The suit, filed Tuesday in federal
Cryptojacker’s choice coin Monero might be trackable

Cryptojacker’s choice coin Monero might be trackable

This week two potential flaws in Monero’s code suggested the blockchain-based cryptocurrency might’ve been traceable. Monero is a cryptocurrency built on the premise that cryptocurrency should be
Cryptojacker’s choice coin Monero might be trackable

Cryptojacker’s choice coin Monero might be trackable

This week two potential flaws in Monero’s code suggested the blockchain-based cryptocurrency might’ve been traceable. Monero is a cryptocurrency built on the premise that cryptocurrency should be
Britain Praises US for 'Strong Response' to Nerve Agent Attack

Britain Praises US for 'Strong Response' to Nerve Agent Attack

British Prime Minister Theresa May has praised the "very strong response" by the United States, which ordered the expulsion of 60 Russian diplomats after Moscow was blamed for a nerve agent attack
Visiting Memphis 50 Years After King's Assassination

Visiting Memphis 50 Years After King's Assassination

Fifty years ago, the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. was killed while standing on the balcony of the Lorraine Motel in Memphis, Tennessee. The civil rights leader’s shocking murder on April 4, 1968,
Sacramento Council Cancels Meeting as City Seethes

Sacramento Council Cancels Meeting as City Seethes

The embattled Sacramento City Council whose meeting was interrupted by the brother of an unarmed black man who was shot 20 times by police will not meet Wednesday out of respect for the victim's