Archive: ‘World’ Category

Union: Cop Wasn’t Told Gun Was Fake

December 13th, 2014
Union: Cop Wasn’t Told Gun Was Fake

Union: Cop Wasn’t Told Gun Was Fake, A dispatcher didn’t tell officers involved in the fatal shooting of a 12-year-old boy last month that the gun might not be real or that the person might be a child, a Cleveland police union official said Friday. Cleveland Police Patrolmen’s Association president Jeff Follmer told The Associated […]

Major Storm Hits Southern Calif.

December 13th, 2014
Major Storm Hits Southern Calif.

Major Storm Hits Southern Calif., Californians got a lot of what they wanted and not too much of what they didn’t from a major storm that finally blew out of the state Friday. After drenching Northern California the previous day, the storm dumped up to 5 inches of desperately needed rain in Southern California. A […]

Indonesia Landslide Kills 18, Leaves 90 Missing

December 13th, 2014
Indonesia Landslide Kills 18, Leaves 90 Missing

Indonesia Landslide Kills 18, Leaves 90 Missing, A mudslide set off by torrential rains rushed down hills into a village in central Indonesia and swept away scores of homes, killing at least 18 people and leaving 90 others missing, officials said Saturday. About 105 houses were swept away by the landslide late Friday in Jemblung […]

2 US Troops, Court Official Killed In Afghanistan

December 13th, 2014
2 US Troops, Court Official Killed In Afghanistan

2 US Troops, Court Official Killed In Afghanistan, Separate insurgent attacks killed two U.S. troops and a top Afghan court official, authorities said Saturday, part of a surging wave of militant assaults ahead of the withdrawal of most foreign troops at the end of the month. Security in the capital, Kabul, has been stepped up […]

GTA 5 ‘Violence Against Women’ Criticisms Spurs Ban

December 3rd, 2014
GTA 5 ‘Violence Against Women’ Criticisms Spurs Ban

GTA 5 ‘Violence Against Women’ Criticisms Spurs Ban, Take-Two CEO Strauss Zelnick has released a statement regarding GTA V’s ban from Target Australia. You can see his full statement below. “We are disappointed that an Australian retailer has chosen no longer to sell Grand Theft Auto V–a title that has won extraordinary critical acclaim and […]

Michael Brown’s Stepfather Apologizes For Angry Reaction To Grand Jury Decision

December 3rd, 2014
Michael Brown’s Stepfather Apologizes For Angry Reaction To Grand Jury Decision

Michael Brown’s Stepfather Apologizes For Angry Reaction To Grand Jury Decision, Facing possible criminal charges for his angry reaction to the grand jury’s decision not to charge Officer Darren Wilson in the killing of his stepson, Michael Brown’s stepfather, Louis Head, apologized Wednesday. “Something came over me as I watched and listened to my wife, […]