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Mira Oberman

Mira Oberman

    US jury clears police in shooting of Tamir Rice
    US jury clears police in shooting of Tamir Rice
    A grand jury in the US state of Ohio declined to bring criminal charges against Cleveland police officers involved in the fatal shooting last year...
    Texas police officer in pool party video resigns
    Texas police officer in pool party video resigns
    A Texas police officer videotaped pulling a gun out at a teen pool party resigned on Tuesday in the latest racially-charged incident involving...
    Amanda Berry's childhood friend: We thought she was dead
    Amanda Berry's childhood friend: We thought she was dead
    Ford could only imagine the horrors she must have endured.
    Six killed in US Sikh temple shooting
    Six killed in US Sikh temple shooting
    "An officer arrived on the scene, engaged the shooter and was shot multiple times," Greenfield police Chief Brad Wentlandt told reporters...
    Republicans rally against 'war on religious freedom'
    Republicans rally against 'war on religious freedom'
    Life has gone from bad to worse since Donna Sturdivant's husband was laid off four years ago and now she feels that the thing which brings her the...
    Towns destroyed and dozens dead in US tornadoes
    Towns destroyed and dozens dead in US tornadoes
    Residents and rescue workers went house to house Saturday in a desperate search for survivors after tornadoes ripped open the US heartland, killing 31...
    Residents wait for news of missing US tornado victims
    Residents wait for news of missing US tornado victims
    Fear has given way to frustration in the shattered American town of Joplin as residents await official word on more than 200 loved ones missing...
    Hundreds still missing after US tornado
    Hundreds still missing after US tornado
    Rescue teams and anguished families on Wednesday were desperately searching for nearly 1 500 people listed as missing since a tornado ripped...
    Deadly tornado ravages Missouri
    Deadly tornado ravages Missouri
    A massive tornado that cut a deadly swath through a Missouri town, turning homes into rubble, destroying a school and ripping apart a hospital has...
    Obama takes aim at Republicans
    Obama takes aim at Republicans
    President Barack Obama accused his Republican foes of wanting to turn the United States into a "Third World" country on Thursday as he rallied...
    One year on, damage from BP oil spill lingers
    One year on, damage from BP oil spill lingers
    The worst maritime oil spill in history began nearly a year ago with a drop in pressure in a poorly drilled well deep in the Gulf of Mexico. It...
    Obama's ex-enforcer wins Chicago mayor crown
    Obama's ex-enforcer wins Chicago mayor crown
    US President Barack Obama's ex-enforcer Rahm Emanuel was crowned mayor of Chicago on Tuesday, picking up the mantle from retiring mayor Richard...