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  • Bodycam video released after jury acquits ex-cop of murder

    (CNN) — New body camera footage captures the tense moments before an Arizona police officer shot an unarmed man dead last year, as the man begged officers not to fire. Police in Mesa, Arizona released the footage last week, after a jury acquitted former Mesa officer Philip “Mitch” Brailsford of second-degree murder and reckless manslaughter charges related to the January 2016 shooting of Daniel Shaver, of Texas. Brailsford shot Shaver after police responded to a call saying a man was […]

  • New York explosion: Man detonates pipe bomb in ‘attempted terrorist attack,’ officials say

    (CNN) — A man wearing a homemade pipe bomb detonated his explosive in a walkway at the Port Authority Bus Terminal near Times Square on Monday, injuring three people and causing chaos in one of the busiest commuter hubs in the city, officials said. Authorities called the explosion in the terminal at 42nd Street and Eighth Avenue an “attempted terrorist attack” and police identified the suspect as Akayed Ullah, 27. They said the attack appears to be isolated. Ullah was […]

  • Trump’s Jerusalem move: Deadly clashes erupt after Friday prayers

    (CNN) — Palestinian protesters and Israeli security forces clashed Friday in Jerusalem and the West Bank amid heightened tensions in the region and elsewhere over US President Donald Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. A 30-year-old Palestinian was shot and killed during clashes in eastern Gaza, Palestinian Authority’s Ministry of Health said, with more than 300 people injured across the West Bank, Gaza and Jerusalem, 50 of whom needed hospital treatment. Most of the injuries were […]

  • Al Franken resigning, calls out Trump and Moore

    (CNN) — Democratic Sen. Al Franken of Minnesota is resigning following allegations that he touched women inappropriately, he announced on the Senate floor Thursday. “I am announcing that in the coming weeks I will be resigning as a member of the United States Senate,” Franken said in an emotional address in which he said some of the allegations against him weren’t true. The resignation brings a sudden and dishonorable end to the unlikely political career of the comedian-turned-progressive darling, first […]

  • Fire rages near Bel-Air, Getty museum in Los Angeles

    (CNN) — Interstate 405 near Los Angeles’ posh Bel-Air area reopened Wednesday afternoon after a brush fire prompted evacuations. It was one in a series of blazes that have scorched more than 83,000 acres, burned scores of buildings and forced tens of thousands of people to flee over three days. Police shut down 9 miles of I-405 — one of the nation’s busiest freeways — in both directions for much of the day after flames swept down the foothills toward […]

  • Georgia men indicted in racially motivated 1983 slaying

    Two white men accused of killing a black man more than three decades ago...

  • Trump recognizes Jerusalem as Israel’s capital

    Trump's decision upended seven decades of US foreign policy that has resisted a recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital before the Israeli-Palestinian conflict is resolved.

  • Time’s Person of the Year 2017 is ‘The Silence Breakers’

    Time magazineĀ has namedĀ "The Silence Breakers....

  • Democratic senators to Al Franken: Resign

    Twenty-eight Democratic senators -- 13 female and 15 male including the second-ranking Democrat in chamber -- called on Franken to resign