Obama has 'confidence' in CIA director, criticizes GOP
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama said on Friday that he has “full confidence” in John Brennan, the director of the CIA, despite Brennan's admission this week that his agency improperly searched the computers of the congressional committee that is ...
Eric Garner's death in NYPD chokehold case ruled a homicide
Los Angeles Times
The casket of Eric Garner is carried from his funeral in late July. The death of the 43-year-old man, who was placed in a chokehold by a New York police officer, has been ruled a homicide. The casket of Eric Garner is carried from his funeral in late July.
Ukrainian soldiers killed in ambush by rebels
Around 20 Ukrainian soldiers were killed on Friday when their convoy was ambushed by pro-Russia separatist rebels. Another 13 were injured and the fate of 11 other paratroopers is unknown. The attack happened in Shakhtars, close to the Malaysia Airlines ...
Explosion at factory in eastern China kills dozens
An explosion at a factory in eastern China has killed at least 65 people, according to Chinese state media. More than 100 people were injured in the blast in Kunshan, a city in the eastern province of Jiangsu, China's official Xinhua news agency said. Pictures ...