Families of children killed at the mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut have filed lawsuits against the estate of the shooter's mother, saying Nancy Lanza was careless and negligent in leaving a Bushmaster AR-15 rifle unsecured in her home.
The ability of the U.S. and Canadian military to defend North America could be jeopardized by stepped up Russian military activity, according to the commander of the North American Aerospace Defense Command.
The headline seemed clear: Two top ranking and allegedly inebriated Secret Service agents reportedly careened into a barrier at the White House in a government car, interrupting an active threat investigation. But another picture of that night is emerging?
Empathy. Confidence. Passion. These are the traits the next police chief in Ferguson, Missouri, will need to shrink the ocean of distrust between community and police. Ferguson might look to Sanford, Florida's experience when choosing the next chief.
Prayers went up, the rain came down and tensions cooled overnight in Ferguson, Missouri. Twenty-four hours earlier, two police officers were shot at the end of a protest against the Ferguson Police Department.