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​City of Cleveland says 12-yr-old boy killed by cops was culpable for his death
Attorneys for Cleveland, Ohio allege in a new court filing that Tamir Rice, the 12-year-old boy fatally shot by local police last November, was responsible for his own death.

02.03.2015 14:43

‘Nemtsov killing godsend for anybody against a strong Russia’
The murder of Russian opposition figure Boris Nemtsov could be a provocation since it is ‘manna from heaven’ for those who don’t want to see Russia strong, Dr William Mallinson, former British diplomat and historian told RT.

02.03.2015 08:50

Western media reaction to Nemtsov’s murder is ‘absolutely outrageous’
It is up to the police to investigate Nemtsov’s murder, not Western journalists who immediately deduced from their crystal ball that the Russian government was linked to death, said Marcus Papadopoulos, the editor of Politics First magazine.

01.03.2015 13:59

Lavrov: Nemtsov killing a 'filthy' crime, will be investigated with utmost vigor
It is blasphemous to use tragedies like the murder of Boris Nemtsov to suggest politicized interpretations, Russia's foreign minister said, adding: “This filthy crime will be investigated with the utmost rigor of the law.”

02.03.2015 09:41

Protests over LAPD fatally shooting mentally ill homeless man
Video footage of Los Angeles police officers shooting dead a homeless black man, aka Africa, has triggered an avalanche of protest on social media. The man had allegedly been just recently released after spending 10 years in a psychiatric facility.

02.03.2015 02:26

‘Nemtsov’s death a tragedy for opposition, Russia - and Putin’
The assassination of Boris Nemtsov is a tragedy for Russia, its people and Vladimir Putin, says Aleksandra Nerozina, a London-based journalist, adding that, like any other president, Putin needs opposition - or he simply cannot build a democratic society.

28.02.2015 11:54

Nemtsov was no threat to Russian govt - presidential spokesperson
Boris Nemtsov did not pose a threat to the Russian government, according to presidential press secretary Dmitry Peskov. The murder of the Russian opposition figure has been called a "provocation" by a number of politicians and public figures.

28.02.2015 00:05

Texas rep. introduces bill for ‘American Sniper’ to receive nation’s highest combat award
Were the actions of Chris Kyle, known as the United States’ deadliest sniper, worthy of the Congressional Medal of Honor? A representative from Texas believes so, and has introduced legislation to that end. But veterans aren’t so sure.

27.02.2015 22:21

Opposition politician Boris Nemtsov killed in the center of Moscow
Famous Russian opposition politician Boris Nemtsov has been shot dead in the center of Moscow. The shots came from a vehicle. Reportedly, Nemtsov had previously received death threats on social media sites.

27.02.2015 21:43

Cracked cantaloupe shows bulletproof baseball cap will save your melon
Body armor is heavy, unwieldy and impractical for everyday use. And bulletproof vests, which can be worn under clothing, don’t protect the head from a kill shot. One company aims to solve those issues with an impenetrable, yet inconspicuous baseball cap.

27.02.2015 18:22

8 people incl gunman dead in Missouri shooting rampage
A man has gone on a shooting spree in rural Missouri, killing seven people before turning the gun on himself, local media report.

27.02.2015 14:15

Social media deception: Venezuela exposes “La Salida” conspiracy
From February to June 2014, Venezuela experienced a period of violence and terrorism by individuals whose stated goal was to force “La Salida,” (the Exit) of the elected government.

27.02.2015 08:28