News archive from 24 September 2016, page 5

Top Clinton aide dismissed IT specialist's concerns about private email server

A top aide to then-Secretary of State Hillary Clinton dismissed concerns a State Department IT specialist brought to her about Clinton's private email server, according to newly released interview summaries from an FBI investigation.  The 189 pages of...

Fox News, 04:12 in Politics
 
New Smithsonian museum chronicling black history opens

New Smithsonian museum chronicling black history opens

WASHINGTON (AP) — Centuries of struggles and strife, decades of planning and pain, and years of hoping for a place that African-American history can call home will culminate as President Barack Obama officially opens the Smithsonian National Museum of...

Chron, 04:19 in Politics
 
WHY IT MATTERS: Issues at stake in election

WHY IT MATTERS: Issues at stake in election

WASHINGTON (AP) — A selection of issues at stake in the presidential election and their impact on Americans, in brief: EXECUTIVE AUTHORITY "Your Majesty" isn't in the American political lexicon. But when a president sets a major policy by...

Chron, 04:19 in Politics
 

Earthquake measuring 5.3 hits Romania, causing minor damage

BUCHAREST, Romania –  Authorities say an earthquake measuring 5.3 has struck eastern and central Romania, and was felt in neighboring Moldova. The National Earth Physics Institute said the quake hit at 02:11 a.m. Saturday (2311 GMT) and its epicenter...

 

French president vows to shut down unacceptable Calais camp

PARIS –  President Francois Hollande says he hopes authorities can relocate as many as 9,000 migrants massed in a squalid camp in Calais to reception centers across France in the coming weeks. Hollande, visiting one of France's 164 such reception...

 

UN says 2 million people in Aleppo are without running water

BEIRUT –  A U.N. official says nearly 2 million people in the northern Syrian city of Aleppo are without running water as security conditions deteriorate. Hanaa Singer, UNICEF representative in Syria, says intense attacks after midnight Thursday have...

 

Global efforts against ivory traffickers still fall short

JOHANNESBURG –  Conservationists at an international wildlife meeting in South Africa say poaching syndicates moved large shipments of elephant ivory in 2015, despite increasing calls to dismantle trafficking networks that often collude with...

 

Investigators finding little support for ISIS war crimes trials

WASHINGTON –   War crimes investigators collecting evidence of the Islamic State (ISIS) group's elaborate operation to kidnap thousands of women as sex slaves say they have a case to try ISIS leaders with crimes against humanity but cannot get the...

 
Police hunt gunman who killed 4 at Washington state mall

Police hunt gunman who killed 4 at Washington state mall

BURLINGTON, Wash. — Police searched Saturday for a gunman authorities said opened fire in the makeup department of a Macy's store at a mall north of Seattle, killing four females, before fleeing toward an interstate on foot. People fled, customers hid...

 

A look at the NY bomb investigation and FBI terror probes

WASHINGTON — The man accused in the Manhattan bombing was flagged for an interview with Customs officials after returning from an overseas trip, accused two years ago of stabbing his brother, and had once been angrily described by his father as a...

 
Wife releases video of cops shooting husband

Wife releases video of cops shooting husband

A heart-wrenching cellphone video of the deadly encounter between Charlotte, N.C., police and a 43-year-old black man shows his wife pleading with officers not to shoot her husband as they shout at him to drop a gun, in footage released just hours...

 
Video shows deadly encounter between police, black man

Video shows deadly encounter between police, black man

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Video of a deadly encounter between Charlotte police and a black man shows his wife repeatedly telling officers he is not armed and pleading with them not to shoot her husband as they shout at him to drop a gun. The footage, recorded...

 
Tulsa officer late to career, had de-escalation training

Tulsa officer late to career, had de-escalation training

TULSA, Okla. — The Tulsa police officer accused of manslaughter in the fatal shooting of an unarmed black man took a roundabout path toward her dream job of joining law enforcement, with stops as a convenience store clerk, an Air National Guard member...

 
The Latest: Demonstrators stay out past Charlotte curfew

The Latest: Demonstrators stay out past Charlotte curfew

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The Latest on unrest in Charlotte after the shooting of a black man by police (all times local): 12:05 a.m. A curfew has taken effect for a second night in Charlotte with demonstrators still on the street. Dozens of protesters...

 

Obama vetoes 9/11 bill; possible override by Congress looms

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama rejected a bill Friday that would have allowed the families of 9/11 victims to sue the government of Saudi Arabia, arguing it undermined national security and setting up the possibility Congress may override his...

 

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