The strikes were requested by Iraq's government -- after Iraqi leaders earlier said they didn't need U.S. help to win back the city. "We got the ability, we got the capability to defeat terrorism, and push them away from Iraq," al-Azawi said at the time.
Italy's highest court overturned the murder conviction against Amanda Knox and her ex-boyfriend Friday over the 2007 slaying of Knox's roommate, bringing to a definitive end the high-profile case that captivated trial-watchers on both sides of the Atlantic.
Boulder County District Attorney Stanley L. Garnett was unable to file a murder charge under state law, and he highlighted how the coroner found that the fetus didn't show any signs of life outside the womb, Garnett said.
Committee Chairman Trey Gowdy said the whole House will have to decide what the next steps are in the push to pry information from Mrs. Clinton , but said she will likely have to appear and testify on her decision-making about her emails, setting up another dramatic showdown between the former first lady and her congressional critics.
An arrest record obtained by Infowars shows that APD considers the technician to be gang affiliated and a member of the sovereign citizen movement, despite him never having been convicted or arrested on a gang related charge, nor self-identifying as a sovereign citizen.
It's the second time this week officers have been hailed as heroes for taking quick action for saving a life. "He scooted to the left, I scooted in and positioned my palm, and I continued on with the chest compressions," Bland said.
Boren told a news conference that about 25 students have been disciplined over the incident, which was recorded and shown on the Internet. After Sigma Alpha Epsilon members at the university heard the song at the cruise event, "that chant was learned and brought back to the local chapter," Boren said, adding it was taught to pledges and he has asked the fraternity's national leadership to explain how the song was disseminated.
"I can only describe this as an outrageously sadistic scenario that sounds like it's out of the 'Game of Thrones,'" public defender Jeff Adachi said Friday in a news conference.
The whistleblower argument has been put forward in a memo from Bergdahl's lawyer, military law specialist Eugene Fidell, and CNN reported Friday that senior Defense Department officials confirmed that Bergdahl's claim was included in an Army investigation of the case by Maj. Gen. Kenneth Dahl.
According to Trigger's owner, Lisa Meyer, the family was outside on the afternoon of the shooting...Meyer said that she and her kids were playing with bubbles and Trigger was romping nearby in some puddles.
The Blackhawks are on a pretty good run themselves (as they usually are this time of year) sitting third in the Central Division but only four points back of the Nashville Predators and gaining ground. Patrick Sharp tied the game in the second, and Kevin Connatuon and Ben Smith traded goals in the third. The Blackhawks are 24-2-0 when leading after the first period and 23-0-0 when leading after the second period, both the best marks in the league.
U.S. Senate Majority Leader Sen. Harry Reid (D-NV) (left) speaks as Sen. Charles Schumer (D-NY) (right) listens during a news conference March 26, 2014 on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. The veteran Democratic senator from New York is widely expected to take Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid's job when he retires at the end of 2016.