US Faults Rikers Island Officials’ Response to Report on Violence – New York Times

US Faults Rikers Island Officials' Response to Report on ViolenceNew York TimesThe top federal prosecutor in Manhattan expressed strong concerns on Monday at the response by New York City officials to findings issued this summer by the United States attorney's office of a “culture of violence” and rampant civil rights violations …and more &raquo

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Missing Afghan soldiers found at US Canada border – BBC News

BBC News Missing Afghan soldiers found at US Canada borderBBC NewsThree Afghan soldiers who went missing after a military exercise have been found, US media have reported. Law enforcement officials told WCVB TV the men were taken into custody at the Rainbow Bridge Canadian US border crossing near Niagara Falls on …Missing Afghan soldiers found at [&hellip

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US Stocks Weighed Down by China – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street Journal US Stocks Weighed Down by ChinaWall Street JournalU.S. stock indexes "got through an important week unscathed," Mr. Abbasi said. "Today there is a lot of reflection, and people are digesting last week's moves," he said, noting a preference on the part of traders in recent days for shares of the …U.S. stocks [&hellip

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Islamic State urges attacks on US, French citizens, taunts Obama – Reuters

Reuters Islamic State urges attacks on US, French citizens, taunts ObamaReutersIslamic State spokesman Abu Muhammad al-Adnani also taunted U.S. President Barack Obama and other Western "crusaders" in a statement carried by the SITE monitoring website, saying their forces faced inevitable defeat at the insurgents' hands.New ISIS Recording Urges Muslims to Kill Civilians in US-Led Coalition [&hellip

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US Home Sales Falter as Investors Pull Back – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street Journal US Home Sales Falter as Investors Pull BackWall Street JournalWASHINGTON—The U.S. housing market lost momentum in August as investors pulled away, weighing on existing-home sales and raising doubts about the sector's underlying strength. Sales of previously owned homes fell 1.8% from July to an annual rate …US existing home sales fall, investors pulling [&hellip

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US Existing-Home Sales Fall 1.8% in August – Wall Street Journal

Reuters US Existing-Home Sales Fall 1.8% in AugustWall Street JournalWASHINGTON—U.S. existing-home sales fell for the first time in five months in August, a sign the housing market hit a soft patch after a brisk summer. Sales of previously owned homes fell 1.8% in August from July to a seasonally adjusted annual rate …US existing home [&hellip

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