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"Assassinated": 2 NYPD Officers Killed in Ambush

A gunman possibly bent on retribution shot and killed two NYPD officers sitting in their squad car Saturday in Brooklyn, police say. After firing on the officers, the shooter ran into a nearby subway station and turned his weapon on himself, officials said. The suspect died, according to NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton. Bratton condemned the killings as an "assassination." The two officers has no chance to defend themselves and might not have even seen their assailant, he said. Investigators say the gunman posted a threatening message on a social media account before the shooting. It is unclear whether a bias against police was the primary motive for the shootings, Bratton said. Read »
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Raul Castro: U.S. Talks Won't Change Cuban System

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French Cops Kill Knife Attacker Shouting "Allahu Akbar"

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North Korea Demands Joint Probe of Sony Hack

North Korea has proposed that it partner with the United States on an investigation of the cyberattack against Sony Pictures Entertainment, saying the FBI's charge that it was behind the attack is "slander," state media said Saturday. A spokesman from the North's foreign ministry said there would be "grave consequences" if Washington refused to agree to the joint probe and continued to accuse the reclusive nation of the hack, official state news agency reported. Earlier Saturday, North Korea vowed to boost its nuclear power, saying the U.S. intended to invade the North over human rights abuses. Read »
Saturday, Dec 20, 2014 at 11:32 AM

4 Gitmo Prisoners Sent Back to Afghanistan

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Protesters Against Cuba-U.S. Plan Gather in Miami

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Friday, Dec 19, 2014 at 10:04 PM
 

Imagine if producers and distributors and others start engaging in self-censorship because they don't want to offend the sensibilities of somebody whose sensibilities probably need to be offended.  

— President Barack Obama during his final press conference of 2014, in which he said Sony Entertainment made a mistake when it cancelled the December release of “The Interview” after hackers, believed to be at the behest of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, threatened the company and moviegoers.
Friday, Dec 19, 2014 at 7:49 PM

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