United States Ambassador Samantha Power told an emergency meeting of the U.N. Security Council on Friday that the United States cannot rule out that Russia helped in the launch of the surface-to-air missile that shot down a Malaysia Airlines jet over eastern Ukraine, killing all 298 people on board.
The United States began building a case Friday that would pin the blame for the downing of the passenger jet over eastern Ukraine on separatist forces supported by Russia, in a disaster that could dramatically escalate the crisis in Ukraine. President Barack Obama called for an immediate cease-fire to allow for an unfettered investigation.
A girl who was born HIV-positive but was treated early and showed no signs of the disease for years has seen her infection return, US doctors said Thursday.
Three boats collided near a Miami marina around the end of a fireworks display, killing four people and injuring a dozen others in a chaotic scene that left bodies and survivors tossed overboard.
The California Highway Patrol has vowed to carry out a thorough investigation after a video emerged of one of its officers repeatedly punching a woman he had pinned down on the side of a Los Angeles freeway.