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Jury to hear closing arguments in Oklahoma officer's trial

Jury to hear closing arguments in Oklahoma officer's trial

Shelby's case is among a few police-involved shootings caught on video, in the last couple of years, for which officers will face trials in May. In a statement after Betty Jo Shelby was acquitted of manslaughter in the death of Terence Crutcher, Fallin said: "Those who disagree with the verdict have the right to express their opinions".



Man groped girls 6 and 8 years old in Brooklyn

Police are searching for a man wanted for groping a series of women at a Q train station in Brooklyn. On Jan. 14 shortly after 4 p.m., the man grabbed a woman's buttocks while she was waiting for the train on the platform at the same station, authorities said.



Federer Will not Compete in French Open

Forget, only recently appointed, went on the record about being uncomfortable with the idea of granting Sharapova an easy route to the clay courts of Roland Garros, while also aggressively promoting anti-doping campaigns among up and coming players.



Five things to watch as China's belt and road plan unfolds

The Chinese initiative calls for building ports, railways and other facilities to expand trade across Asia, Africa and Europe. It's open to all countries, not just those physically on the ancient trade routes. "The Belt and Road is now the measure that China wants to apply to give it standing in the world", David Kelly, the director of geopolitics at the Beijing-based consulting firm China Policy, told The National.


Trump accused of asking Federal Bureau of Investigation to stop Flynn probe

Trump accused of asking Federal Bureau of Investigation to stop Flynn probe

According to the Washington Post report , Trump shared an ISIS plot involving commercial aircraft and laptop computers with the Russian officials, Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and Ambassador to the U.S. "It is wholly appropriate for the president to share whatever information he thinks is to the advancement of the security of the American people", McMaster said.