“They were, quite simply, assassinated,” said NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton, of the two officers shot in their patrol car Saturday in the Bedford Stuyvesant neighborhood of Brooklyn. Police said the gunman, Ismaaiyl Brinsley, who shot his ex-girlfriend earlier in the day in Baltimore County, also killed himself.
Three people are dead after police stormed the Lindt chocolate cafe in Sydney’s Martin Place, where Man Haron Monis allegedly held 17 hostages for hours. Monis died in a gunfight with police, authorities said.
Thousands of demonstrators filled the streets of New York City to protest recent police brutality on Saturday, which happened to coincide with the city’s infamous “Santa Con.” Some Santa Clauses couldn’t quite figure out what was going on…
Thousands are taking to the streets of the Washington D.C. and New York to demonstrate against recent police action against minorities, including the deaths of Michael Brown and Eric Garner.
Here’s the BuzzFeed Sports ranking of some of the most retweeted moments in 2014 from athletes in the NFL, NBA, NHL, MLB, and a few others, according to Twitter data.
But… it’s still 162 million miles away from its destination.
The #FindAMissingPerson hashtag was created to bring awareness to the thousands of people who go missing in the U.S. each year. We challenge you, the internet at large, to help find these 55 missing people.
President Obama is speaking at the White House following the midterm elections Tuesday in which Republicans gained control of the Senate and retained control of the House of Representatives.
The U.S. and partners launched dozens of strikes on terror targets in Syria Monday night. Photos and videos offered a behind-the-scenes glimpse of the offensive.
The NFL Players Association filed an appeal of the indefinite suspension on behalf of Ray Rice on Sept. 16.
“We had a lot of fun,” said a pretty pumped astronaut about his experience traveling around the World 2,700 times and covering more than 71 million miles.
Orange you glad it didn’t happen in rush hour.
“My theory is that the black crowd scared away the whites…”
Pretty funny, if you ask me.
“Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower.”
It’s like the Sorting Hat, but for college girls.
A Massachusetts Air National Guard jet went down near Deerfield, Va. Wednesday. Military officials on Thursday said the pilot had died.
Footage uploaded to YouTube shows an apartment building collapse after two bombs explode.