Three Charged in Bedford County Homicide Case

HYNDMAN, Pa. — Investigators in Bedford County have released information about the death of James Deneen. The 36-year-old’s body was found Thursday night in a Volkswagon Beetle that had been lit on fire in Hyndman. Authorities say Deneen died from a gunshot wound to...
Posted On 28 Sep 2014

Police Officer Shot In Ferguson As Unrest Continues

BY EVAN THOMAS, Newsy A police officer was injured in a late-night shooting Saturday in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson, Missouri. KTVI reports the shooting occurred at the Ferguson community center. The officer was struck once in the arm and is being treated at a local...
Posted On 28 Sep 2014

Hong Kong Protests Turn Violent As Police Use Tear Gas

Matt Picht, Newsy What was meant to a peaceful protest in Hong Kong has turned violent. Pro-democracy demonstrators were met Sunday with tear gas from police and a harsh condemnation from authorities Beijing Tens of thousands of people are staging a sit-in outside Hong...
Posted On 28 Sep 2014

Chelsea Clinton Gives Birth to Baby Girl

BY Elizabeth Hagedorn, Newsy It’s a girl for new mom, Chelsea Clinton. The former first daughter tweeted Friday night, “Marc and I are full of love, awe and gratitude as we celebrate the birth of our daughter, Charlotte Clinton Mezvinsky.” She and husband Marc...
Posted On 27 Sep 2014

Police Shootings Of Unarmed Citizens Prompt Training Debate

BY CLIFF JUDY, NEWSY Prosecutors charged a South Carolina Highway Patrol trooper Wednesday for shooting an unarmed man during a traffic stop for a seat belt violation. A warning — the dash cam video prosecutors showed in court Wednesday can be considered graphic. Sean...
Posted On 25 Sep 2014

Hacked Home Depot cash registers affect 56 million customer cards

Windsor Genova – Fourth Estate Cooperative Contributor Atlanta, GA, United States (4E) – Home Depot said Thursday that a detection-evading malware inserted into its stores’ cash registers affected the credit and debit cards of 56 million customers. The company...
Posted On 18 Sep 2014
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U.N. Security Council declares Ebola outbreak threat to international peace, security

Windsor Genova – Fourth Estate Cooperative Contributor New York, NY, United States (4E) – The United Nations Security Council on Thursday declared the Ebola outbreak in West Africa a “threat to international peace and security” and adopted a resolution...
Posted On 18 Sep 2014
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U.S. jobless claims down to near 14-year low in Sept. 13 week

Nathan Andrada – Fourth Estate Cooperative Contributor Washington, DC, United States (4E) – The number of Americans filing for initial unemployment aid fell last week, just above the 14-year low recorded in the week of July 19, a sign that layoffs declining amid...
Posted On 18 Sep 2014
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