How Technology Is Being Used to Hunt James Foley's Executioner, 'Jihadist John' , Suspended St. Louis Police Officer: "I'm Into Diversity, I Kill Everybody", and more...

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Saturday, August 23, 2014

How Technology Is Being Used to Hunt James Foley's Executioner, 'Jihadist John'

Though John wears black robes and covers his face in the video, his distinct accent, eyes, height, and hands are being used to identify him. 

Polly Mosendz

Suspended St. Louis Police Officer: "I'm Into Diversity, I Kill Everybody"

A St. Louis County Police veteran has been suspended after a video surfaces in which he rants about Muslims, "undocumented President Barack Obama and being "into diversity — I kill everybody." 

Allen McDuffee

Pentagon Tells Russia to Get the Hell Out of Ukraine

A Pentagon spokesman said Russia's move to send in a 90-truck convoy was "a violation of Ukraine's sovereignty and territorial integrity."

Russell Berman

Nearly 200 African Migrants Missing After Boat Sinks Off Libya

At least 16 Sub-Saharan African migrants have been found alive in the waters off the coast of Libya after the boat they were on sunk Friday, but approximately 170 have not yet been found. 

Allen McDuffee

Non-Profit Run by a Missouri Police Union Is Now Handling Fundraising for Darren Wilson

Shield of Hope is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, which means future donations will now be tax deductible.

Arit John

‘Sin City: A Dame to Kill For’ is a Comic-Book Sequel Nobody Needed

The comic-book look, vast ensemble and pulpy violence is all still there, but did anyone really ask for a second iteration?

David Sims