Florida faceoff: Clinton and Bush offer stark contrast in strategies
One week before Jeb Bush jumps into the Republican free-for-all primary on a debate stage with nine other candidates, he faced off with the likely Democratic presidential candidate, Hillary Clinton, as the two of them gave dueling speeches to the National Urban League.
Fri, 31 Jul 2015 14:59:27 -0400
Is it MH370?
Bianna Golodryga and guests discuss the possible breakthrough in the search for the missing Malaysia Airlines plane.
Fri, 31 Jul 2015 14:49:40 -0400
Not guilty plea in federal court for church shooting suspect
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) The white man accused of gunning down nine parishioners at a black church in Charleston wants to plead guilty to 33 federal charges, but his lawyer said in court Friday that he couldn't advise his client to do so until prosecutors say whether they'll seek the death penalty.
Fri, 31 Jul 2015 14:31:02 -0400
Back to Beijing for 2nd Olympics in 14 years
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) Throughout more than 120 years of Olympic history, no city has hosted both the winter and summer games. Now, Beijing will be the first do it and in the span of just 14 years.
Fri, 31 Jul 2015 10:11:26 -0400
'Temporary' not guilty plea entered for Charleston suspect
By Harriet McLeod CHARLESTON, S.C. (Reuters) - A federal magistrate on Friday entered a "temporary" not guilty plea for Dylann Roof on hate crime charges in the slaying of nine African-Americans at a South Carolina church, even as his lawyer said his client wanted to plead guilty. The lead defense attorney, David Bruck, said he could not advise Roof, 21, to declare his guilt in the massacre until after prosecutors said whether they would seek capital punishment. "Roof has told us he wishes to plead guilty," Bruck told the court.
Fri, 31 Jul 2015 13:32:05 -0400
Two Ohio campus police officers won't face charges: prosecutor
Two University of Cincinnati police officers who were interviewed about the death of an unarmed black motorist at the hands of a fellow officer will not face charges, a prosecutor said on Friday. Raymond Tensing, 25, a former University of Cincinnati police officer, has been charged with murder in the shooting death of Samuel DuBose, 43, whom he stopped for a missing license plate. The two other University of Cincinnati officers, Phillip Kidd and David Lindenschmidt, were placed on administrative leave on Thursday.
Fri, 31 Jul 2015 16:30:12 -0400
St. Louis justice system biased against black children, U.S. probe finds
The U.S. Justice Department issued a scathing report Friday, saying the Family Court of St. Louis County has failed to ensure the youth have adequate legal representation, failed to make sure there is probable cause that the children committed offenses they were accused of, and failed to ensure that guilty pleas by black children are entered voluntarily. "The findings we issue today are serious and compelling," Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General Vanita Gupta, head of the Civil Rights Division, said in a statement.
Fri, 31 Jul 2015 13:54:06 -0400
Ex-cop accused of murdering motorist freed on bail
Police Officer Ray Tensing, who is accused of murdering Samuel DuBose during a traffic stop in Cincinnati, was released Thursday evening hours after his arraignment on a murder indictment.
Wed, 31 Dec 1969 19:00:00 -0500
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