MH370 Search: Reunion Island Scoured for Clues After Debris Washes Ashore
An air, land and sea search was launched on an island in the Indian Ocean Thursday after the discovery of an airplane fragment that is being viewed as a "major lead" in the hunt for missing Flight MH370. Boats scoured waters about 200 yards off Reunion ...
Australia: Debris found off Reunion is 'major lead' in MH370 search
MH370: Debris Discovery May Support Theory on Missing Malaysia Airlines Flight
Even if MH370 is found, the conspiracy theories will never go away
Florida Gov. Scott orders inspections of Planned Parenthood offices
Florida Gov. Rick Scott ordered state health officials to inspect Planned Parenthood offices that perform abortions, saying he is troubled by videos describing the organization's procedures for providing tissue from aborted fetuses for research. The ...
Morning Plum: GOP push to defund Planned Parenthood heats up
Planned Parenthood website hacked
Planned Parenthood: Judge blocks pro-life group from releasing StemExpress footage
Posed photo of suspect Tensing, mugshot of victim DuBose
If social media has proved one thing, it's that visuals matter. On Wednesday, some national news outlets juxtaposed a posed image of murder suspect Ray Tensing with a police mugshot of victim Samuel DuBose. Tensing, a University of Cincinnati police ...
Cincinnati body-cam images made us players in a video game
The Latest: NAACP Calls Policeman's Indictment 'Encouraging'
Family of black man killed by Ohio police officer urges calm
Afghan Taliban names a new leader, but peace talks delayed
PESHAWAR, Pakistan The Taliban have chosen supreme leader Mullah Omar's deputy to replace him, two militant commanders said on Thursday, as Pakistan announced that scheduled peace talks between the insurgents and the Afghan government would ...
Afghan Taliban pick new leader; future of peace talks is murky
Taliban confirm leader's death, choose successor
Afghan peace talks postponed amid fallout from Taliban leader's death
New York Daily News
Investment Firm Exec, Daughter Die in Milwaukee Plane Crash
The victims of a plane crash in Milwaukee have been identified as the chief operating officer of a Boston capital investment firm and his daughter. Summit Partners said in a statement Thursday that the victims of Wednesday's crash are Joseph Trustey ...
Investing executive, daughter dead in fiery Milwaukee airport crash
Wenham Father, Daughter Killed In Wisconsin Plane Crash
Witnesses describe plane crash that killed 2
New York Times
US Economy Grew at 2.3% Rate in 2nd Quarter
New York Times
The American economy regained its footing last quarter, expanding at an annual rate of 2.3 percent amid a better trade picture, robust consumer spending and a healthy housing sector. The rebound in April, May and June was largely expected, after a ...
Consumer spending bolsters US second-quarter growth
Economy bounces back: GDP grows 2.3% in second quarter
Economy grows 2.3% in spring; 1st quarter revised higher
Lawyer: No Charge Yet for 2nd Zimbabwe Lion Killing Suspect
New York Times
HARARE, Zimbabwe — The lawyer for the second suspect in the killing by an American hunter of a well-known Zimbabwe lion says his client has yet to be arraigned because prosecutors don't know what to charge him with. Farm owner Honest Ndlovu was ...
Cecil the lion backlash: Where is dentist Walter Palmer?
Shut up about Cecil the Lion, please
Justice for Cecil
British Embassy in China Grants Limited Visa to Ai Weiwei
New York Times
BEIJING — The British Embassy in Beijing has restricted a visa for dissident artist Ai Weiwei, alleging that he failed to declare a criminal conviction, a claim that his lawyer disputes. An embassy letter Wednesday to Ai said the artist applied for a ...
'False Representations': UK Restricts Ai Weiwei's Visa
British Embassy in China restricts visa for Ai Weiwei
Ai Weiwei denied six-month UK visa
Water at Rio venues remains disgusting and could make Olympians sick
With the Rio de Janeiro Olympics a little over a year away, an investigation has shown that not a single venue is safe because of extreme water pollution that endangers their health and possibly that of spectators. Pollution from raw sewage remains ...
'What you have there is basically raw sewage': Water venues for Rio 2016 ...
Rio 2016 Olympic swimming site has high levels of human sewage, report says
AP Investigation: Filthy Rio water a threat at 2016 Olympics
Times of India
After Yakub Memon's execution, here's the case to retain death penalty
The hanging of Yakub Memon gives us a good reason to start the debate over the death penalty. I would like to make out a case in favour of retaining the death penalty. The main arguments trotted out in favour of the abolition of capital punishment are ...
India executes Mumbai bombings accomplice despite clemency appeals
Yakub Memon's hanging: Dawood Ibrahim's execution would have satisfied us more ...
For Judges Who Ruled Memon Should Hang, Security is Added