An armed, local resident was killed in a confrontation with Richmond police that left an officer wounded and a responding officer’s vehicle wrecked at the periphery of VCU campus Wednesday evening.
Missouri continues to be the site of great racial tension and turmoil, following the killing of Michael Brown by police officer Darren Wilson on Aug. 9, 2014 in Ferguson.
More conflict that’ll soon be forgotten: When al-Shabaab gunmen attacked Garissa University in northeast Kenya last Thursday, April 2, they killed at least 149 people according to the official Twitter account of Kenya’s National Disaster Operation Centre and Kenyan media reports. Authorities said that they had targeted mainly Christians.
A Colorado woman, seven months into her pregnancy, was lured to the house of a woman advertising the sale of baby clothes on Craigslist. When she got to the house, the advertiser then stabbed her repeatedly in the stomach before taking out the unborn chi
Thomas Huff, vice provost for life sciences and research at Virginia Commonwealth University, died of natural causes at the age of 62 on Jan. 31.