Tuesday, September 13 2011 , Your time is 15:58:00
Twelve people were hurt when two New York buildings collapsed and a blaze tore through neighboring properties Thursday in what preliminary indications suggested was a gas-related explosion.
WASHINGTON - Agence France-Presse
Obama said he will explain to Americans and congressional leaders this week his plan to "start going on some offense" against Islamic State militants
A hypersonic weapon being developed by the U.S. military was destroyed four seconds after its launch from a test range in Alaska early on Aug. 25
WASHINGTON - The Associated Press
The investigation will look at the practices in the past few years of the police department, including patterns of stops, arrests and use-of-force, as well as the training the officers receive, the source said.
A survey laid bare the distrust the public harbors toward police in the United States on Monday, the same day a funeral was held for a black teenager shot dead by a white policeman.
LOS ANGELES - Agence France-Presse
The FBI and Apple were urgently investigating after an apparent massive hack of a cloud data service unleashed a torrent of intimate pictures of dozens of celebrities across the Internet
ST. LOUIS - Reuters
Family and supporters of Michael Brown celebrated the life of the black teenager killed by a white police officer in Ferguson, Missouri, in a music-filled funeral service ringing with calls for peace
BEIRUT - The Associated Press
The mother of a hostage American journalist pleaded for his release Wednesday in a video directed at the Islamic State group
ABOARD A US MILITARY AIRCRAFT / DAMASCUS
The US military could move against the ISIL in Syria once its militants are determined to have become a direct threat to the U.S. homeland or Europe, but not before, U.S. Gen. Martin Dempsey has said.
An American journalist held for nearly two years by militants linked to Al-Qaeda in Syria returned to the United States late Tuesday, two days after Qatar negotiated his release, his family said.
BRASLIA - Agence France-Presse
Inmates rioting for better facilities in a Brazilian jail killed four fellow prisoners, decapitating two of them, and took two guards hostage, officials said Aug. 24
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