Thu, 26 Nov 2015 01:34:00 GMT
Chicago officer had history of complaints before Laquan McDonald shooting
(CNN) Jason Van Dyke, the Chicago police officer charged in Laquan McDonald's shooting death, had a history of complaints before he gunned down the 17-year-old last year -- and in almost every case, he was cleared in one way or another. The allegations ...
Black Leaders in Chicago Push for Investigation of Police Department
Charges against police officer in teen's slaying don't quell anger in Chicago
Being black is exhausting, and here's why
Thu, 26 Nov 2015 06:10:51 GMT
3 Million People Expected to Attend NYC Thanksgiving Parade
As millions of Americans prepare to celebrate Thanksgiving, security will be tight in New York City with a record number of police officers patrolling the annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. City officials have said there are no known, credible ...
Heavy Police Presence Planned for Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade
Thanksgiving TV is Elementary, my dear Watson
Hundreds turn out to watch Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade balloon inflation ...
Thu, 26 Nov 2015 05:54:56 GMT
Pope Says Christian-Muslim Dialogue 'Essential' for Peace
New York Times
NAIROBI, Kenya — Pope Francis told Christian and Muslim leaders in Kenya on Thursday that they have little choice but to engage in dialogue to guard against the "barbarous" Islamic extremist attacks that have struck Kenya recently, saying religious ...
Find My Pope: A New App Lets You Track the Pontiff in Kenya
CatholicHerald.co.uk » Pope Francis in Africa: full schedule
Thu, 26 Nov 2015 01:25:09 GMT
Obama says US is safe as millions set off on Thanksgiving travel
WASHINGTON/NEW YORK President Barack Obama sought to reassure Americans they were safe as millions of travellers set off for the long Thanksgiving weekend on Wednesday and authorities stepped up security at airports in response to the attacks in ...
Amid ISIS Terror Threat, Is It Safe To Travel This Thanksgiving? Obama ...
Obama pardons 'Honest' and 'Abe' ahead of Thanksgiving
President pardons 'TOTUS,' 2nd turkey
Thu, 26 Nov 2015 02:25:20 GMT
Sumner Redstone: Sad New Claims and What's Next in the Fight
The mogul's ex paints a picture of Redstone in decline ("obsessed" with sex and steak, "a living ghost") in new court documents over who will care for him, while others deny the depiction ("engaged and attentive," says Viacom CEO Philippe Dauman ...
Redstone lawyer refutes lawsuit
US lawsuit raises new questions about Redstone's ability to run media companies
Sumner Redstone's Competence Questioned in Court Petition -- 2nd Update
Thu, 26 Nov 2015 01:18:00 GMT
Los Angeles Times
NFL great Frank Gifford had degenerative brain disease, family announces
Los Angeles Times
Frank Gifford, the Pro Football Hall of Famer and USC All-American who died of natural causes in August, suffered from a degenerative brain disease linked to repeated head trauma, his family announced Wednesday. The family said in a statement that ...
Frank Gifford joins long list of former NFL players who suffered from CTE
Frank Gifford Had Brain Disease, His Family Announces
Football Great Frank Gifford Had Brain Disease
Wed, 25 Nov 2015 22:41:00 GMT
Turing Reneges on Drug Price Cut, Rival's Version Sells Well
After weeks of criticism from patients, doctors and other drugmakers for hiking a life-saving medicine's price more than fifty-fold, Turing Pharmaceuticals is reneging on its pledge to cut the $750-per-pill price. Instead, the small biotech company is ...
Turing CEO, we're decidedly not thankful for you
Despite promise, Turing pharmaceuticals opts to keep list price of Daraprim high
Turing Refuses to Lower List Price of Toxoplasmosis Drug