Wednesday, July 27th, 2016
  • Charges dropped against 3 remaining officers in Freddie Gray case

    Prosecutors are dropping charges against the remaining Baltimore officers who were facing trial in connection with Freddie Gray's death. […]

  • France vows to boost security in wake of priest's killing

    The French government says it will mobilize police and military forces to boost security in the wake of the slaying of a Catholic priest, the latest terror atrocity to roil the country. […]

  • Rights group: Turkey detainees tortured, raped

    As a human rights group tells it, this is what witnesses say is happening to some of the thousands arrested after this month's failed coup in Turkey: captured military officers being raped by police; hundreds of detained soldiers beaten; some withheld food, water and access to lawyers for days. […]

  • Children stung by terror: Stop the hate

    They are teenagers and young adults. Yet in their short lives they each have been touched by terror. […]

  • 'Black Lives Matter' cases: After the protests?

    The protests happen with such frequency, the images seem like deja vu: Demonstrators flooding city streets, demanding an end to excessive police force and chanting "black lives matter." […]

  • Cockroach milk: Protein drink you didn't know you're missing

    A little cockroach milk with those cookies? Chock full of protein, the insect milk may someday be transformed into a food supplement worthy of human consumption, new research indicates. […]

  • Clinton makes history as nominee

    Hillary Clinton will shatter another glass ceiling on Tuesday when she becomes the first female presidential nominee of a major party in the nation's 240-year history. […]

  • Reagan shooter set to be released

    A federal judge on Wednesday granted John Hinckley Jr., the man who shot President Ronald Reagan in 1981, "full-time covalescent leave" from St. Elizabeth's Hospital. […]

  • Crazy, cool experimental planes

    Would you like to ride a "motorcycle in the sky"? That's how one pilot describes an experimental plane he built himself. […]

  • Inside Tesla's huge Gigafactory

    Out in the desert, just off Electric Avenue east of Sparks, Nevada, over 1,000 workers are building what will be the largest building in the world in terms of its footprint over the ground. […]