2 New York police officers shot dead in Brooklyn

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Los Angeles Times) Two New York police officers on patrol in Brooklyn were shot and killed Saturday afternoon, a New York city councilman said.. "Unfortunately the latest information more…

Top Sierra Leone doctor dies from Ebola

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Discovery) A senior physician whom other doctors saw as their mentor in the battle against the Ebola virus died on Thursday from the disease, according to Reuters. GET more…

Poetry prof resigns over leaked racist emails

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Telegraph) Australia's inaugural professor of poetry, Barry Spurr, has resigned from Sydney University over a series of racist and sexist language emails in which he called women "whores", more…

Cop hailed as hero for saving 2 stray dogs

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WDAF-TV) A moment of kindness in Kansas City captured the world's attention on Tuesday. Social media users were all atwitter about a photo showing a Kansas City police more…