Inside The Americas
INSIDE THE AMERICAS
Ferguson riots: Pressure mounts on ObamaThe shooting death of an unarmed black teenager in Missouri has unveiled deep-seated racial tensions in the US, and pressure is mounting on President Obama. Next, in northern Mexic...
Racism, riots and police violence: USA under scrutinyThe family of Michael Brown is calling for the arrest of the police officer who shot him dead. Meanwhile, the actions of the police on the streets are being called into question, a...
US attorney general visits Missouri town after fatal shootingUS Attorney General Eric Holder met with community members in Ferguson, Missouri, on Wednesday and vowed a thorough civil rights probe into the fatal police shooting of unarmed bla...
Brutal IS beheading video sparks social media pushbackThe gruesome video of the beheading of a US journalist by an Islamic State (IS) militant marked a return to a grotesque, old-style jihadist propaganda as social media sites scrambl...
IS militants ‘behead’ missing US journalist in gruesome videoIslamic State insurgents released a video on Tuesday that appeared to show the beheading of US journalist James Foley, who went missing in Syria nearly two years ago.
Tentative peace in Ferguson despite second fatal shootingProtests in the St. Louis suburb roiled by days of unrest over the killing of an unarmed black teen remained peaceful on Tuesday evening, despite the fatal police shooting of a kni...
Racism, riots and police violence: USA under scrutiny (part 2)The family of Michael Brown is calling for the arrest of the police officer who shot him dead. Meanwhile, the actions of the police on the streets are being called into question, a...
Michael Brown's death continues to cause fury onlineIn this edition: Net users continue protests over US teen’s death; a clothing advert shocks the web; and film maker Devin Graham introduces an unusual sport.
Police come under 'heavy gunfire' in Ferguson, MissouriPolice came under “heavy gunfire” and 31 people were arrested, authorities said on Tuesday, in racial unrest in Ferguson, Missouri sparked by the fatal shooting of an unarmed black...
#Ferguson on TwitterNews websites are analysing the role Twitter has played in the coverage of unrest in Ferguson, Missouri. Elsewhere, a French right-wing politician, Nadine Morano, has drawn critici...
IRAQ - USA
IS militants threaten to ‘drown Americans in blood’ in new videoThe Islamic State (IS) militant group that has swept Iraq and drawn the first American airstrikes since the end of the occupation in 2011 warned the United States on Monday it will...
Police shot Ferguson teen six times: independent autopsyThe attorney for the family of an unarmed black teenager fatally shot by police said a private autopsy confirms witness accounts that he was shot multiple times.