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Belgium charges 10th Paris attacks suspect and arrests six over Brussels plot

A Belgian citizen is charged over the Paris attacks as Brussels cancels New Year fireworks display and arrests six over a suspected plot to attack the Belgian capital<p>Belgian authorities charged another suspect with involvement in the Paris attacks after a large number of mobile phones were found …

Terrorism

Coalition forces kill ISIS leader connected to Paris attack

<b>(CNN) —</b> The U.S.-led coalition killed multiple figures within ISIS senior leadership over the last few weeks, including an operative closely linked to the ringleader of the November attacks in Paris, the spokesman for the coalition said Tuesday.<p>Col. Steve Warren said 10 senior ISIS leaders …

CNN
Guns

Jeb Bush: 'Donald Trump is a jerk'

<b>(CNN) —</b> Although Jeb Bush had been railing against Donald Trump all week, he still had more to say on Saturday -- a lot more.<p>The former Florida governor criss-crossed the first-in-the-nation primary state of New Hampshire, where he repeatedly went after Trump in his stump speeches -- unprompted -- …

Government

Victims of Oklahoma City Rapist Cop Speak Out

The brave woman whose refusal to stay silent led to the conviction of an Oklahoma City police officer for multiple rapes said Friday "he just picked the wrong lady to stop that night."<p>"All I can say is, I was innocent," said Jannie Ligons. "I was out there alone and helpless... He did things to me …

Crime

Man who lost part of skull in shooting files claim against LAPD

An unarmed man who lost a quarter of his skull after being shot by a Los Angeles police officer notified the city and police department on Wednesday that he plans to sue, claiming the shooting was part of a broad, disturbing pattern in the police force of the nation's second-largest city.<p>Attorneys …

Crime

No charges against Chicago police officer who shot Ronald Johnson

<b>(CNN) —</b> No criminal charges will be filed against the Chicago police officer who shot and killed Ronald Johnson in October 2014, Cook County State's Attorney Anita Alvarez said Monday. Johnson was armed with a loaded gun at the time of the shooting, she said.<p>At a news conference, Assistant U.S. …

Law Enforcement

Baby toys, lists of seized items among finds in San Bernardino shooters' home

<b>(CNN) —</b> "This is unbelievable," said Doyle Miller, moments after entering the apartment he owns and rented out to the couple behind this week's San Bernardino massacre. "Unbelievable."<p>Miller was referring to the mess inside the two-floor Redlands, California, townhouse, where Syed Rizwan Farook …

San Bernardino

Egypt: 16 killed in firebomb attack on Cairo nightclub

Two men who were denied entry to a nightclub later returned with others and firebombed it early Friday, setting off a blaze that killed all 16 people who were trapped inside by the smoke and flames, authorities said.<p>Terrorism was quickly ruled out as the cause of the attack at the El Sayad …

The Latest: California county to close most offices for week

SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. (AP) — The latest on the mass shooting at a social services facility in San Bernardino, California (all times local):<p>11:44 p.m.<p>The Southern California county where a pair of shooters killed 14 people and wounded 17 others will close most of its offices the rest of the …

California

Hours before San Bernardino shooting, doctors urged Congress to lift funding ban on gun violence research

On Wednesday morning, a group of doctors in white coats arrived on Capitol Hill to deliver a petition to Congress. Signed by more than 2,000 physicians around the country, it pleads with lawmakers to lift a restriction that for nearly two decades has essentially blocked the Centers for Disease …

Guns

Why I ditched Spotify for Google Music

MANHATTAN BEACH, Calif. — This week I just ditched Spotify for Google Play Music. Here's why.<p>Spotify, the world’s most popular streaming music service, gave me access to most of the world’s recorded music.<p>But so does Google Play Music. And it's a better deal.<p>I'm more than willing to pay $9.99 …

Adele's team save tour tickets from 18,000 secondary touts

Experts have managed to prevent touts from stocking up on tickets for Adele’s forthcoming 2016 tour. ‘These are shows for the fans,’ says her management<p>Not only capable of shifting a quantity of records that is normally unheard of in 2015 (4m in one week, and counting), Team Adele have now managed …

Public Health

Christmas Brunch

From glazed cinnamon rolls to a cheesy bacon and onion quiche, here are fantastic Christmas brunch recipes.

MSF hospital in Syria hit by 'double-tap' barrel bombing

Seven killed in Homs attack, latest in apparent escalation of strikes on medical facilities in civil war<p>A hospital supported by Médecins Sans Frontières in Homs has been partially destroyed in a “double-tap” barrel bombing, a signature tactic of the Syrian air force.<p>The strikes on the hospital in …

Middle East

Ghostly ships filled with bodies arrive on Japan's shores

<b>(CNN) —</b> An unsettling mystery has washed up on Japan's shores.<p>Over the past two months, at least 12 wooden boats have been found adrift or on the coast, carrying chilling cargo -- the decaying bodies of 22 people, police and Japan's coast guard said.<p>All the bodies were "partially skeletonized" -- …

North Korea

Man charged with murder in 'assassination' of Tyshawn Lee, 9

<b>(CNN) —</b> Four weeks after alleged gang members lured 9-year-old Tyshawn Lee into an alley and killed him -- a slaying that some in violence-riddled Chicago called a new low -- the city's police superintendent announced the arrest of one man and vowed to "obliterate" the "criminal" group to which he …

Crime

Pope in Kenya: Francis Warns Against Special Interests Derailing Climate Talks

NAIROBI, Kenya — Pope Francis has warned that it would be "catastrophic" for world leaders to let special interest groups get in the way of a global agreement to curb fossil fuel emissions on the eve of make-or-break climate change talks in Paris.<p>Francis issued the pointed warning in a speech to …

Christianity

Turkey won't apologize for downing Russian warplane, Erdogan says

<b>(CNN) —</b> Turkey will not apologize for downing a Russian fighter jet it says violated Turkish airspace near the Syrian border, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said in an exclusive CNN interview Thursday in Ankara.<p>"I think if there is a party that needs to apologize, it is not us," he said …

Middle East

Al-Qaeda Member Sentenced to 40 Years for Bomb Plot

An al-Qaeda member who plotted a bombing in England was sentenced by a U.S. federal court on Tuesday to 40 years in prison.<p>Abid Naseer, 29, was …