May 12, 2016

French teen's streamed suicide on Periscope leads to inquiry

French authorities have opened an investigation after a teenager allegedly live-streamed video of her suicide on the popular app Periscope. The local prosecutor said Wednesday the young woman threw herself under a commuter train in the suburban Egly station, south of Paris, after claiming ...

16 West Point cadets in raised-fist photo won't be punished

May 11, 2016

16 West Point cadets in raised-fist photo won't be punished

Sixteen black West Point cadets who posed with raised fists for a pre-graduation picture that sparked debates on race and proper behavior in uniform won’t be punished, the U.S. Military Academy said Tuesday. The decision, less than two weeks before the 16 women graduate, ...