Louisville police officer defends his role in Breonna Taylor case in mass email to department
Jon Mattingly, one of the Louisville Metro Police Department (LMPD) officers involved in the fatal shooting of Breonna Taylor, wrote a letter to his colleagues taking aim at city officials amid speculation that a decision will soon be reached in the case of Taylor’s death.
The U.S. coronavirus death toll tops 200,000, and it’s just ‘the tip of the iceberg’
Mike Pence’s plane forced to return to New Hampshire airport after striking bird
Maine Supreme Court allows ranked-choice voting for presidential election
Increased security measures are not stopping cyber operatives from looking for ways to break into critical U.S. voting systems, according to officials charged with safeguarding the nation's Nov. 3 presidential election. But exactly who is behind the ongoing efforts remains unclear.
Attorney: Black man shot by LA deputies wasn't holding a gun
A Black man shot and killed by Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputies wasn’t holding a gun when they opened fire, attorneys for his family said Tuesday, contradicting a claim that he had picked up a dropped weapon during a struggle.Dijon Kizzee, 29, “posed no threat” to deputies when they fired 19 shots at him, attorney Benjamin Crump said at a news conference.
Shopify says two 'rogue' employees involved in data breach to obtain customer records
Shopify Inc. is working with the FBI after two "rogue members" of its support team engaged in a scheme to illegitimately obtain customer transactional records of some merchants.
California reopens more widely as infections hit lowest rate
LOS ANGELES (AP) - More of California was cleared to reopen additional businesses Tuesday, including most of the San Francisco Bay Area and one of Southern California's largest counties, as coronavirus infection rates have fallen to their lowest level of the pandemic.Dr. Mark Ghaly, the state health secretary, also ...
Video Shows Final Moments As Police Shoot Black Man
A video released by New Jersey’s attorney general’s office Tuesday shows a police officer abruptly shooting a Black man in the doorway of an Asbury Park home after trying to convince him over the course of a long standoff to drop a knife.
Cindy McCain Endorses Biden for President in Rebuke of Trump
Cindy McCain, the widow of longtime Republican Sen. John McCain of Arizona, said Tuesday night on Twitter that she endorses Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden.
Julian Assange Says He "Hears Voices" In Prison: Psychiatrist
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange complained of hearing imaginary voices and music while detained in a high-security British prison, a psychiatrist who has interviewed him told his extradition hearing on Tuesday.
Trump supporter charged with hitting girl with flagpole
A man was arrested last week after striking a 12-year-old girl in the face with a flagpole during a small rally for President Donald Trump near a Florida intersection, authorities said.
They Said It: Leaders At The Virtual UN, In Their Own Words
Lots of leaders saying lots of things about lots of topics — topics that matter to them, to their regions, to the world. That’s what the speechmaking at the U.N. General Assembly invariably produces each year. And each year, certain enormous topics and certain louder voices dominate.
Trump Criticizes China for Covid-19 Response in United Nations Speech
President Donald Trump, who prefers speaking to boisterous crowds, is set to give a prerecorded address to the U.N. General Assembly as he grapples with the coronavirus pandemic, chilly relations between the U.S. and China and ongoing threats from North Korea and Iran — all during a heated campaign for reelection.