The morning after President Barack Obama announced his
sweeping action to overhaul the U.S. immigration system,
conservative groups and states were already pulling together
legal strategies to dismantle the plan.
Police arrested five people in Ferguson, Missouri, overnight
after they tried to block a street in a protest calling for a
grand jury to charge a white police officer in the fatal
shooting of an unarmed black teen in in August.
A Swedish court has rejected an appeal by WikiLeaks founder
Julian Assange to revoke a detention order issued over
allegations of sexual assault, but called on prosecutors to
make more effort to question him.
The gunman who shot and wounded three people at a Florida
State University was an alumnus who used a semi-automatic
handgun as he opened up fire in a library where hundreds of
students were studying for exams, officials said.