Seven police officers shot dead by gunmen in Pakistan

Seven police officers were killed while protecting health workers who were vaccinating children against polio in the Pakistani city of Karachi, authorities said. Gunmen on motorcycles opened fire on the officers as they stood guard outside a house in the port city, local police adviser Ahmed Chinoy said. Speaking at a news conference, Ad Khawaja,… Read More Seven police officers shot dead by gunmen in Pakistan

Police officers shoot man who threatened to commit suicide in North Carolina

A North Carolina police chief says his officers have shot and killed a man who pointed a gun at them after threatening to commit suicide. Durham Police Chief Jose Lopez said at a news conference that officers negotiated with the 21- year-old man for at least 30 minutes on Saturday morning before he began walking… Read More Police officers shoot man who threatened to commit suicide in North Carolina