ARLINGTON, Texas -- An Arlington Crossfit coach who got a handgun from his car after he saw a gunman fire at a woman outside a Walgreens store Monday morning tried to stop the gunman from driving away and was fatally shot, police reported.
Old Navy used a photo of a mixed-race couple on Twitter to announce a big sale. The photo prompted a flurry of racist tweets. Then interracial couples began tweeting photos of themselves and their families using hashtags such as #LoveWins.
The exterior architectural designs for the proposed La Quinta Hotel at the corner of Beach Boulevard and Hopkins were approved last week by Biloxi's Architectural and Historical Review Commission, Jerry Creel, community development director, said in his weekly report.
The city quietly coughed up $40,000 last year to a cab driver who claimed he was jailed on bogus charges based on the word of a local radio host who had implored him to have sex with her in the front seat of his taxi — a lubricious encounter he videotaped on his cell phone.
The European Union has trimmed its economic growth forecasts for the 19 countries that share the euro, saying the recovery could be held back by a likely rise in the price of oil and the common currency.
The NATO alliance is getting a new supreme commander this week, a former top-ranking U.S. military officer in Korea who has been described by Defense Secretary Ash Carter as a proven warrior-diplomat and "a soldiers' general."
The Philippine defense chief said Tuesday his government has agreed in principle to lease five Japanese surveillance planes to be used in patrolling disputed areas of the South China Sea and in search-and-rescue missions during disasters.