April

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St. Louis shooting reignites anger among activists

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Two months after a Ferguson officer killed Michael Brown, setting off intense national debate about law enforcement treatment of …

Rebels have weapons that could have hit Malaysian jet

WASHINGTON – The crash of a Malaysian Airlines passenger aircraft over Ukraine on Thursday followed reports that two Ukrainian military aircraft were shot down earlier this week and that Russians have been building up forces along the border.<p>The crash comes amid an escalating conflict in Ukraine …

Watch How Quickly The War On Drugs Changed America's Prison Population

America's prisons are extremely overcrowded, and tough-on-crime laws implemented in the 1980s and 1990s contributed heavily to growing the U.S. prison population. The U.S. accounts for only 5% of the world population, but holds 25% of the world's prisoners.<p>Redditor Sen_Mendoza posted a GIF that …

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Pentagon Moves to Block Russian Spy Plane in American Skies

Russian surveillance planes already fly over America, thanks to a long-standing treaty. But a new, ultra-sophisticated spy plane has U.S. military …