President Barack Obama sought to reassure Americans they are
safe as millions of people traveled on Wednesday for the
Thanksgiving holiday, with security heightened at airports,
New York City's parade festivities and other venues after
deadly Paris attacks.
A United States investigation found that a deadly air strike
in Afghanistan that destroyed a hospital run by Medecins Sans
Frontieres was a tragic and avoidable accident caused
primarily by human error, a top American military commander
An Amazon representative says it has not asked for
advertisements for a new television show featuring
Nazi-inspired imagery to be pulled from New York City's
subway system, despite earlier reports that it had.
have voiced concern about poor quality studies on the popular
ADHD treatment Ritalin, saying evidence of some benefits, but
also of sleep problems and appetite loss, suggests the drug
should be prescribed with caution.
A white Chicago policeman who shot a black teenager to death
was charged with murder on Tuesday in a prosecution hastened
in hopes of averting renewed racial turmoil over the use of
lethal police force that has shaken the United States for
more than a year.
An investigation into deadly attacks in Paris widened on
Tuesday when French prosecutors said a man who provided
lodging to the suspected ringleader must have known of a
terrorist plot, and Belgium issued a warrant for a new