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  • newGirl weeps over police shootings in Charlotte

    Girl weeps over police shootings in Charlotte

    A young girl climbed up a step ladder to stand at the podium before a tense Charlotte City Council meeting.
    - 10 hours ago, 27 Sep 16, 3:33pm -
  • newOpinion: Was it necessary to shoot Keith Lamont Scott?

    Opinion: Was it necessary to shoot Keith Lamont Scott?

    To say the shooting of Keith Lamont Scott is a difficult case for even the most responsible prosecutor is an understatement, writes Laura Coates.
    - 3 hours ago, 27 Sep 16, 9:52pm -
  • Charlotte police shooting: What happens next?

    Charlotte police shooting: What happens next?

    After nearly a week of protests in Charlotte, the Queen City has returned to near normal after officials had enacted both a state of emergency and a curfew following protests over a fatal police shooting.
    - 2 days ago, 26 Sep 16, 11:27am -
  • newNew law will make it harder to get police body-cam video

    New law will make it harder to get police body-cam video

    Videos released by the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department of the fatal encounter between officers and Keith Lamont Scott could be the last such footage that North Carolina authorities share with the public.
    - 8 hours ago, 27 Sep 16, 5:00pm -
  • What do non-protesters across Charlotte think?

    What do non-protesters across Charlotte think?

    For days, the loudest voices emerging from Charlotte have been the hundreds of protesters filling downtown every night.
    - 2 days ago, 25 Sep 16, 3:25pm -
  • Few answers after release of shooting videos

    Few answers after release of shooting videos

    The Charlotte-Mecklinburg Police Department has released two videos that depict the shooting of Keith Scott. CNN's Brynn Gingras reports.
    - 3 days ago, 25 Sep 16, 11:54am -
  • new65 tons of chicken nuggets recalled

    65 tons of chicken nuggets recalled

    Tyson Foods is voluntarily recalling more than 130,000 pounds of cooked chicken nuggets because they may contain hard plastic, the US Department of Agriculture's Food Safety Inspection Service said Tuesday.
    - 3 hours ago, 27 Sep 16, 10:19pm -
  • newDHS: 18 states seeking help securing elections

    DHS: 18 states seeking help securing elections

    Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson told a Senate hearing Tuesday that 18 states have taken up his agency's offer to help improve cyber security for their election systems, in the wake of suspected breaches blamed on Russian hackers.
    - 6 hours ago, 27 Sep 16, 7:29pm -
  • newFirefighter killed in house explosion

    Firefighter killed in house explosion

    A 17-year New York fire department veteran was killed Tuesday after an explosion sent parts of a home's roof raining down onto firefighters, police officers and utility workers, authorities said.
    - 5 hours ago, 27 Sep 16, 8:28pm -
  • newObama's clean power plan challenged in court

    Obama's clean power plan challenged in court

    Ten judges on a powerful federal appeals court in Washington heard three and a half hours of arguments Tuesday morning concerning a cornerstone of President Barack Obama's legacy on the environment: the Clean Power Plan.
    - 58 mins ago, 28 Sep 16, 12:14am -

BBC World

  • newEmbattled US bank chief forfeits $41m

    Embattled US bank chief forfeits $41m

    Wells Fargo chief executive John Stumpf forfeits $41m (£31.5m) in share bonuses as the bank giant tries to stem a scandal over its sales practices.
    - 9 mins ago, 28 Sep 16, 1:03am -
  • newDid she do it again? Britney's first UK show since 2011

    Did she do it again? Britney's first UK show since 2011

    Pop star Britney Spears stages a stripped-down version of her Las Vegas show in her first UK concert since 2011.
    - 47 mins ago, 28 Sep 16, 12:25am -
  • newAbsent brands

    Absent brands

    With big name brands like Ford, Volvo, Rolls Royce, Bentley, Lamborghini and Aston Martin staying away from this year's Paris Motor Show, should the organisers be getting worried?
    - 1 hour ago, 27 Sep 16, 11:51pm -
  • newMemory keepers

    Memory keepers

    The child of two Holocaust survivors talks about being the keeper of their memories – and projects working with children of survivors of massacres in Rwanda and Bosnia talk about the impact handed down through families.
    - 1 hour ago, 27 Sep 16, 11:48pm -
  • newBags of joy

    Bags of joy

    Finnish-Syrian father-of-six Rami Adhan has become known as the "toy smuggler" for taking large bags of toys into Syria for children suffering in the war.
    - 2 hours ago, 27 Sep 16, 11:27pm -
  • new'Seething fury'

    'Seething fury'

    First Nations use a royal tour to push for political action on social issues and say there is "seething fury" over the slow course of change.
    - 2 hours ago, 27 Sep 16, 11:26pm -
  • newCreated equal

    Created equal

    The Republican Party may not be the most natural home for a transgender woman from New Jersey - but Jennifer Williams is trying to change it from the inside.
    - 2 hours ago, 27 Sep 16, 11:20pm -
  • newSurviving Attica

    Surviving Attica

    In September 1971, inmates seized control of the Attica Correctional Facility in New York state - Carlos Roche was one of the prisoners.
    - 2 hours ago, 27 Sep 16, 11:19pm -
  • newMorecambe and Wise statue to be unveiled in Blackpool

    Morecambe and Wise statue to be unveiled in Blackpool

    A statue of comedy legends Eric Morecambe and Ernie Wise will be unveiled in their "spiritual home" of Blackpool in October.
    - 2 hours ago, 27 Sep 16, 11:17pm -
  • newNottingham anti-begging posters banned by advertising authority

    Nottingham anti-begging posters banned by advertising authority

    Anti-begging posters published by a council are banned by the Advertising Standards Authority for "reinforcing negative stereotypes".
    - 2 hours ago, 27 Sep 16, 11:16pm -

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  • newTwo California men charged in suspected murder among 'furries'

    Two California men charged in suspected murder among 'furries'

    LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Two men were charged on Tuesday in the triple murder of a Southern California couple and their friend in what local media reported may have been a crime among the so-called "furry" community of people who dress up in animal co…
    - 18 mins ago, 28 Sep 16, 12:54am -
  • newBenefit fund for Orlando club shooting victims begins payments

    Benefit fund for Orlando club shooting victims begins payments

    ORLANDO, Fla. (Reuters) - A benefit fund that raised about $29.5 million for the victims of the mass shooting at a gay nightclub in Orlando began to make payments on Tuesday, the city said, with the estates of those killed receiving $350,000 each.…
    - 57 mins ago, 28 Sep 16, 12:15am -
  • newFamilies of black victims killed by Ohio police want federal probes

    Families of black victims killed by Ohio police want federal probes

    COLUMBUS, Ohio (Reuters) - The families of two black males fatally shot by Columbus, Ohio, police called on Tuesday for independent investigations by federal officials of the separate incidents.
    - 1 hour ago, 27 Sep 16, 11:53pm -
  • newNY blast kills highest ranking firefighter since Sept. 11 attacks

    NY blast kills highest ranking firefighter since Sept. 11 attacks

    NEW YORK (Reuters) - An explosion at a home in the New York City borough of the Bronx on Tuesday killed a battalion chief, the city's highest ranking fire official to die in the line of duty since the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks, officials said.
    - 2 hours ago, 27 Sep 16, 11:01pm -
  • new'Bridgegate' witness says Governor Christie knew of lane closures

    'Bridgegate' witness says Governor Christie knew of lane closures

    NEWARK, N.J. (Reuters) - New Jersey Governor Chris Christie was aware of a politically motivated scheme to close lanes at the George Washington Bridge in 2013 as it was unfolding, a key prosecution witness testified on Tuesday at the criminal trial o…
    - 3 hours ago, 27 Sep 16, 10:08pm -
  • newFacebook tells U.S. judge it takes terroristic threats seriously

    Facebook tells U.S. judge it takes terroristic threats seriously

    NEW YORK (Reuters) - Lawyers for Facebook Inc on Tuesday sought to assure a U.S. judge overseeing lawsuits by victims of militant attacks in the Middle East that it took a "zero tolerance" approach to any communications that may promote terrorist th…
    - 3 hours ago, 27 Sep 16, 10:01pm -
  • newOverhaul of NY Penn Station, post office advances

    Overhaul of NY Penn Station, post office advances

    NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York State officials on Tuesday chose developers for a $1.6 billion project to renovate a century-old historic post office, part of a broader plan to modernize Pennsylvania Station, the outdated labyrinthine train hub in the…
    - 3 hours ago, 27 Sep 16, 9:53pm -
  • newCharlotte shooting victim's wife said he threatened family: court papers

    Charlotte shooting victim's wife said he threatened family: court papers

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (Reuters) - Less than a year before Keith Scott was shot and killed by a police officer in Charlotte, North Carolina, his wife said in court papers that he had called himself a "killer" and threatened to kill his family with his g…
    - 5 hours ago, 27 Sep 16, 8:21pm -
  • newIllinois man pleads guilty in celebrity nude-photo hacking scandal

    Illinois man pleads guilty in celebrity nude-photo hacking scandal

    (Reuters) - An Illinois man pleaded guilty on Tuesday to hacking the e-mail accounts of high-profile female celebrities in a scandal linked to the online release of nude photos of Oscar-winning actress Jennifer Lawrence and others.
    - 5 hours ago, 27 Sep 16, 7:56pm -
  • newHouston police identify shooting suspect who wounded nine

    Houston police identify shooting suspect who wounded nine

    (Reuters) - A Houston lawyer suspected of wounding nine people in a shooting spree on Monday has been formally identified by the medical examiner as 46-year-old Nathan DeSai, police said.
    - 6 hours ago, 27 Sep 16, 7:11pm -