The spokesman for the Ferguson, Missouri, police department is on unpaid leave and facing disciplinary action after reportedly describing the memorial honoring Michael Brown as a “pile of trash” in an interview with The Washington Post, the city has announced.
Emergency teams battled high winds and stormy seas in the Adriatic to bring more than 470 to safety.
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WARSAW (Reuters) – Next month’s 70th anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz death camp is a reminder, at a time when anti-Semitism is on the rise again, of what happens when the world stays…
By ESPN.com news services Multiple people at Michigan and in the Jim Harbaugh camp believe the San Francisco 49ers coach will wind up as Michigan’s next head coach, as many have reported, sources told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter.
By Renee Maltezou ATHENS (Reuters) – Air crews began lifting passengers off a burning ferry adrift in the Adriatic Sea on Sunday, racing to rescue as many of the hundreds trapped on board as possible before nightfall as storms hampered seaborne operations. Helicopters were taking passengers off the Italian-flagged Norman Atlantic in pairs and transferring them to a nearby vessel, officials said. …
As another plane has gone missing in Southeast Asia, attention is paid to the tracking systems that commercial airlines use. AirAsia Flight …
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Nine of the top 10 cities for charitable giving were in the Bible Belt.
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An extraordinary sea of dark blue flooded the streets around a New York church Saturday morning — thousands of police paying respects for one of two New York police officers who lost their lives in the line of duty last weekend.
(Reuters) – Zookeepers wearing gorilla suits have helped rear an endangered abandoned baby gorilla in Ohio so she can join an adult group.
By ESPN.com news services Adam Oates and Scott Stevens will both be behind the bench to coach the New Jersey Devils, with general manager Lou Lamoriello on the bench as well, at least during the short-term, to oversee the effort, the team announced Saturday morning.