Officer Brian Moore, 25, and his partner had pulled up in their unmarked car behind a man who police said was “adjusting an object in his waistband.” Moore died today, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said.
Uber is becoming more popular in China, but many drivers say they don’t do it for the money. They say they like the human connection and the freedom.
Shuttered pharmacies and concerns about public safety in Baltimore contributed to health problems ranging from unfilled prescriptions to people delaying care for asthma and diabetes.
“If you’re standing for the freedom of expression, you can’t be at one moment for this freedom of expression, and, two or three minutes later, against that,” film critic Jean-Baptiste Thoret says.
Yoda, Chewbacca and a phalanx of stormtroopers are all over the Internet today, as fans celebrate Star Wars Day — drawn from a pun on May 4. We’ve collected some of our favorite postings.
Police and protesters clashed Sunday during rallies to protest police treatment of Ethiopian-Israelis. Security forces have been deployed in Tel Aviv and Jerusalem to try to prevent further violence.
The men, police said, fired assault rifles as soon as they came out of their vehicle. One police officer fired back and killed both suspects. Police say they have not ruled out terrorism.
Frequent football practices might account for the higher concussion risk in older players, a study says. But it should be easier to avoid concussions during practice compared to game day.
The American Freedom Defense Initiative is considered a hate group by some, but the group says its Muhammad-drawing contest in Garland, Texas, was an event celebrating free speech.
“The reality is, our recent performance has been poor,” McDonald’s President and CEO Steve Easterbrook said in a video released Monday.
Fiorina joins a crowded field of Republicans already seeking the nomination. Retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson announced his campaign on Sunday.
Western countries complained that Nepal’s bureaucracy was keeping goods at warehouses. The Marines come with MV-22 Osprey aircraft, which should make reaching remote areas easier.
Under narrow definitions of corruption, candidates courting billionaires to fuel their White House bids doesn’t qualify. But some activists, on the left and the right, argue that it should.
It’s a deadly combination of infection and inflammation striking more than a million Americans every year. Doctors can treat the symptoms of sepsis, but they still can’t treat the underlying problem.
Poor kids who moved to neighborhoods with less poverty did much better than those who didn’t move.