CHICAGO - The video of a white police officer gunning down a black teenager was released by the Chicago police department, hours after the officer was charged with first degree murder. (WARNING: Video contains graphic images.)
WASHINGTON President Barack Obama met with his National Security Council on Tuesday to discuss the response to recent attacks by Islamic State militants, and told his team to "continue to intensify ongoing efforts" against the group, the White House said.
ANKARA/MOSCOW - Turkey shot down a Russian warplane near the Syrian border, saying the jet had violated its air space, in one of the most serious publicly acknowledged clashes between a NATO member country and Russia for half a century. Full Article | Slideshow
MINNEAPOLIS - Minneapolis police said they have arrested two suspects in relation to the shooting of five people near a city police station where demonstrators have gathered for more than a week to protest the killing of an unarmed black man by officers. Full Article
HAVRE, Montana - Amid security concerns following the attacks in Paris, the relatively porous northern border has attracted little attention. But in Montana, border agents are worried about Ottawa's plan to bring in 25,000 Syrians by year-end. Full Article | Gallery