"This doesn't happen in the United States," he said. "It might happen in Afghanistan or somewhere else, but here people don't get shot during a traffic stop."
A grand jury handed down an indictment on murder charges against Officer Ray Tensing, who said he shot Sam Dubose because he was being dragged by his car.
Windows 10 comes as a free update for users who are now running Windows 7 and 8. And Windows users have been eager to get their hands on the first substantial update to the system since October 2012.
But to drop pounds? That could soon become another reason to go meatless. A meta-analysis published in early July shows that people who followed a vegetarian diet overall lost more weight than people on an average American diet.
Previous research has linked vegetarian diets to decreased risk of type 2 diabetes and coronary heart disease.
Since 2010, the number of history majors at Ohio State University has dropped by more than 30 percent, according to a May 9 Columbus Dispatch story.
The distinction is easy for patients to miss — until they get hit with big medical bills after a short stay.
Hospitals are placing many older patients on observation status. They may be there for days, but technically they're still outpatients.
The New England Patriots quarterback called the suspension "unfair" and said he was "disappointed" that Goodell dismissed his "hours of testimony."
The bottom line, Brady said, "I did nothing wrong, and no one in the Patriots organizati
It is, of course, worth noting that rumors of Omar's death have swirled in the past and have turned out to be unreliable.
"A spokesman for Afghan President Ashraf Ghani said on Thursday that the authorities were trying to verify the reports.
Microsoft’s new operating system, Windows 10, includes a feature they hope people will find particularly useful – a virtual kind of butler ready to help you manage your life.
The digital personal assistant is named Cortana and has already been available on Windows Phones. She takes her name from the artificial intelligence character in the video game Halo.
So, a month or two ago my wife (The Lovely & Talented) C. DeGroot woke and spoke but a single word. And lo, the word that she spake was "Waffles." I offered to make them but DG insisted on doing it and an hour later we were eating some of the best waffles ever. More than we could eat. So we froze the leftovers for future toasterizing.
Then, just last week while browsing some fried chicken recipes it hit me! Waffles in the freezer. I could make chicken and waffles -- a combination I had first heard of in the Joan Crawford vehicle Mildred Pierce but never tried.
"When a leader tries to change the rules in the middle of the game just to stay in office, it risks instability and strife," Obama said, aware that the president of Burundi, seated nearby, had recently defied that country's two-term limit.
Obama pointed to the shining example of Nelson Mandela, the first black president of South Africa, who left office on schedule and transferr
Seattle is making it easier to track development projects in the booming city. An interactive on-line map on the Department of Planning and Development (DPD) website lets users click on any current permitted building project. There are more than 100 in just the downtown area.
His lab's setup in a university basement looks nothing like the slick transporters that rearrange atoms and send them some place else on Star Trek.
You get the feeling sometimes that Hollywood still thinks Joe Louis is heavyweight champion and boxing is still top-tier popular? Yes, there's yet another boxing movie out, this one entitled Southpaw.
Oh, please, please. Making boxing movies when boxing is so passé would be like if Hollywood kept making showbiz movies about vaudeville.
Click the audio above to hear Frank Deford's take on movies about boxing. Copyright 2015 NPR.
But the goals of these alternative approaches don't always match the reality — and disproportionately impact youth of color.
The juvenile hall in San Leandro, Calif., has 360 beds — all of which were full when the detention center opened eight years ago.