Friday, August 22 2014 5:29 AM EDT2014-08-22 09:29:14 GMT
The streets of Ferguson have been peaceful for another night, as protests and tensions have been subsiding in the St. Louis suburb where unrest had erupted for several nights after a white police officer fatally...More >>
The streets of Ferguson were peaceful for another night, as protests and tensions were subsiding in the St. Louis suburb where unrest had erupted after a white police officer fatally shot an unarmed black 18-year-old.More >>
Friday, August 22 2014 4:45 AM EDT2014-08-22 08:45:09 GMT
Ukraine's armed forces say they have caused heavy casualties among pro-Russian separatist forces, although their overall advance quelling the rebel resistance remains haphazard and faltering.More >>
The first trucks in a Russian aid convoy crossed into eastern Ukraine on Friday, seemingly without Kiev's approval, after more than a week's delay amid suspicions the mission was being used as a cover for an...More >>
The trial is expected to begin for a man accused of killing a nine-month old baby and the baby's mother.
Terrance Patterson, 36, is charged with two counts of murder. Police say he stabbed and killed the mother and baby at the Shelby Motor Lodge in Alabaster in July of 2011. Authorities say this was the first double homicide ever recorded in Alabaster.
Patterson has pleaded not guilty to the charges. If convicted, he could face the death penalty.