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Group of Protestors Are Suing Ferguson Police

Posted On August 28, 2014

(Ferguson, MO) -- A group of protestors in Ferguson, Missouri is suing local police officials for 40-million dollars over civil rights violations. The lawsuit is being filed by six people who say law enforcement engaged in "militaristic displays of force and weaponry" during protests following the shooting death of Michael Brown. Protests broke out just…

Obama: No Strategy Yet On Dealing With ISIS In Syria

Posted On August 28, 2014

(Washington, DC) -- President Obama is admitting the U.S. doesn't yet have a strategy to combat ISIS militants in Syria. In a White House news conference this afternoon, the President said he didn't want to "put the cart before the horse" and wants to make sure there's a plan of action before he consults with…

Melissa Rivers: Mom Joan Is “Resting Comfortably”

Posted On August 28, 2014

(New York, NY) -- Melissa Rivers says her mom, Joan Rivers, is "resting comfortably" and with their family. She tweeted thanks for the overwhelming love and support late Thursday and asked that everyone continue to keep her mom in their thoughts and prayers. Melissa co-stars with Joan on the reality series "Joan & Melissa: Joan…

Goodell Apologizes For Rice Decision, Changes Policy

Posted On August 28, 2014

(New York, NY) -- NFL commissioner Roger Goodell is apologizing for his decision in the Ray Rice domestic violence case, while also unveiling changes in the league's policy. Goodell has issued an open letter admitting he fell short in punishing the Baltimore Ravens running back for allegedly knocking his now wife unconscious at an Atlantic…

JPMorgan Targets Computer Hackers

Posted On August 28, 2014

(New York, NY) -- The biggest U.S. bank is taking additional steps to safeguard confidential information for its customers. JPMorgan Chase and Company was among at least five banks targeted in an attack on financial institutions in recent weeks. The assault led to the theft of customer data that could be used to drain accounts.…