A white gunman was still at large after killing nine people during a prayer service at an historic African-American church in Charleston, South Carolina, the city’s police chief said on Thursday, describing the attack as a hate crime.
Agricultural farm land is shown next to the desert in the Imperial Valley near El Centro, California May 31, 2015. The record California drought, now in its fourth year, is prompting fund managers to dive into the shares of water technology companies.
An illustration picture shows a projection of binary code on a man holding a laptop computer, in an office in Warsaw June 24, 2013. Hackers broke into U.S. government computers, possibly compromising the personal data of 4 million current and former federal employees, and investigators were probing whether the culprits were based in China, U.S.…
(Reuters) – U.S. investigators were looking into claims by the Islamic State that it was behind a failed attack on a Texas exhibit of cartoons of the Prophet Mohammad in which two gunmen were killed, but officials said on Tuesday they doubted the militant group’s direct involvement.
A drought sign is seen in a field near Buttonwillow, California April 20, 2015. (Reuters) – California water regulators on Tuesday adopted the state’s first rules for mandatory cutbacks in urban water use as the region’s catastrophic drought enters its fourth year.
(Reuters) – Thousands of people took to the streets of Baltimore on Saturday as anger over the death of a young black man turned to hopes for change following swift criminal charges against six police officers.
Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao will face off Saturday at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas in what is being billed as the fight of the century. Mayweather, 38, is undefeated at 47-0. Pacquiao, 36, has a record of 57-5-2. Mayweather is already the world’s richest athlete, taking in $105 million for two fights last year, according to…