Police in Minnesota are investigating reports of a threat
against a dentist who killed Zimbabwe's most famous lion just
outside a national wildlife preserve, sparking a global
firestorm of hate messages on social media.
Russia vetoed a United Nations Security Council draft
resolution on Wednesday that would have set up an
international tribunal to prosecute those suspected of
downing a Malaysia Airlines passenger airliner last year in
The father of the Colorado movie massacre gunman pleaded on
for his son's life, showing the jury photos of family
vacations when he said James Holmes was "a really excellent
kid" who became mentally ill and is not to blame for his July
Wildlife officials have accused an American tourist of
killing Cecil, one of the oldest and most famous lions in
Zimbabwe, without a permit after paying $50,000 to two people
who lured the beast to its death.