During the week of protests a total of 82 people were taken into custody and about a quarter of them were charged with crimes related to looting and vandalism. He chided Clinton for avoiding the same phrase, and he renewed his endorsement for the kind of "stop-and-frisk" police practices that critics deride as racial profiling.
Portugal Prime Minister Antonio Guterres will succeed Ban Ki-moon as UN Secretary General on January 1 2017. Portuguese officials have welcomed the choice as an honour for the country and a triumph for Portuguese diplomacy. One of the big questions for the Secretary General-designate might well be: can he do a better administrative job in his new role than he did in the past, as the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)? Guterres , the 67-year-old former head of UN's ...
Pete Hettema. "Him and a friend saw a person dressed as a clown and they started chasing him". The clown hysteria began in SC in August with multiple reports of clowns attempting to lure children into woods. Although she and Kathy Cannon enjoy clowning around, lately their smiles have turned into frowns by social media posts of scary clowns threatening to come after people.
Wong has been detained by Thai officials after arriving to give a talk at a university, his political party said. Chotipatpaisal says Thai airport authorities told him they had received a letter from the Chinese government, but didn't reveal its contents.
Scott's death sparked violent protests in the University City and Center City neighborhoods that resulted in mobilization of the National Guard and Highway Patrol to restore order. She implores officers not to shoot before a burst of gunfire can be heard. Investigators say that Scott refused to follow the officers' repeated verbal commands.
But they also spoke of his never-ending quest for peace. "Just as he understood the practical necessity of peace, Shimon believed that Israel's exceptionalism was rooted not only in fidelity to the Jewish people, but to the moral and ethical vision, the precepts of his Jewish faith", Obama said.