CINCINNATI - A University of Cincinnati police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black man has been charged with murder, with the local prosecutor calling his actions "totally unwarranted." Video | Full Article
TOKYO - Asian shares were firm on Thursday after the U.S. Federal Reserve said it saw the economy and jobs continuing to strengthen, helping lift the dollar as traders bet that higher U.S. interest rates were around the corner.
UNITED NATIONS - Russia vetoed a United Nations Security Council draft resolution that would have set up an international tribunal to prosecute those suspected of downing a Malaysia Airlines passenger airliner last year in eastern Ukraine. Full Article