Two dead, fourteen injured following shooting in New York

Two people were killed and 14 others wounded in a shooting in Rochester, New York, police said on Saturday. The shooting appeared to start at a backyard party just before 12:30 a.m., with about 100 people running to and from a “very chaotic scene”, said Rochester Interim Police Chief Mark Simmons. “We have 16 confirmed… Read More Two dead, fourteen injured following shooting in New York

U.S. Supreme Court Justice and women’s rights champion Ruth Bader Ginsburg dies at 87

Ruth Bader Ginsburg became a heroine to the American left after overcoming entrenched sexism in the legal profession to ascend to the U.S. Supreme Court, where she championed gender equality and other liberal causes during 27 years on the bench. Ginsburg, who died on Friday at age 87 of complications from pancreatic cancer, was a… Read More U.S. Supreme Court Justice and women’s rights champion Ruth Bader Ginsburg dies at 87