Chicago police use of force faces Justice Department scrutiny

Dec 8, 2015

Chicago police use of force faces Justice Department scrutiny

The U.S. Justice Department said on Monday it will investigate Chicago’s police department following protests over the 2014 police shooting death of a black teenager, on the same day local prosecutors said they would not seek charges in another police shooting case. U.S. authorities ...

Video shows 'Russian spy' beheaded by Islamic State in Syria

Dec 3, 2015

Video shows 'Russian spy' beheaded by Islamic State in Syria

The Islamic State group released a video Wednesday purporting to show the execution of an alleged Russian spy in Syria. The video, which was circulated on social media, showed a prisoner wearing the orange tunic and trousers often seen on captives in Islamic State ...