May 10, 2017

Trial begins for white Tulsa cop charged in shooting death of unarmed black man

artolympic/iStock/Thinkstock(TULSA, Okla.) — A manslaughter trial is underway for Betty Shelby, a white Tulsa police officer accused of fatally shooting Terence Crutcher, an unarmed black man.Shelby, […]
May 10, 2017

Remembering Nelson Mandela on the anniversary of his inauguration

Media24/Gallo Images/iStock/Thinkstock(JOHANNESBURG) – Wednesday marked the anniversary of Nelson Mandela's inauguration as South Africa's first democratically-elected president in 1994. Mandela stepped down from office in 1999 […]
May 10, 2017

What we know about the Hanford nuclear emergency

TasfotoNL/iStock/Thinkstock(HANFORD, Wa.) — The Hanford Nuclear Reservation site in Washington state went into immediate lockdown mode Tuesday after an 8:26 a.m. alert revealed that a tunnel […]
May 10, 2017

Trump will face decades of Israeli-Palestinian talks on first trip to ‘get it done’

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — It's an achievement that has proved elusive, yet continues to be a top objective for each successive American president: Middle East peace.Aaron David Miller, […]