Michael Brelo fired repeatedly on Timothy Russell and Malissa Williams after their car’s backfire was mistaken for gunshots in 2012. In the wake of the ruling, the Justice Department said it would review the case.
Some 61% of Irish voters supported legalization of same-sex marriage in a national referendum yesterday. It’s an important change in what is traditionally one of Western Europe’s most socially conservative nations.
Nina Wilén, Gérard Birantamije and David Ambrosetti
The U.S. just suspended peacekeeping training programs for Burundi’s army, a top contributor to the AMISOM mission in Somalia. Why is Burundi so important to peacekeeping in Africa, and what will happen in Somalia as donor support disappears?
Despite his terminal illness, teachers Eric Powell and his girlfriend Laura Stotz are doing something extraordinary - getting married. Eric was diagnosed with Lou Gehrig's disease in March, and two months later they were wed on a sunny day in Rockville, Md., in front of her students.
N.Y. officials apparently interpreted “patently offensive” as covering “politically sensitive and emotionally charged issues,” “regardless of the particular viewpoint espoused.” But officials nonetheless allowed a “Union Yes” plate and one that says “Support Police,” while excluding “Choose Life.“