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Obama speaks on Iraq, Syria, the Islamic State threat, and Ukraine

Obama speaks on Iraq, Syria, the Islamic State threat, and Ukraine

WASHINGTON, Aug. 28 (UPI) --U.S. President Barack Obama spoke Thursday about the conflicts in Iraq and Syria, acknowledging that with regard to the latter: "We don't have a strategy yet."
JC Finley
High-ranking Chicago police officer charged with putting gun in man's mouth

High-ranking Chicago police officer charged with putting gun in man's mouth

CHICAGO, Aug. 28 (UPI) --A Chicago police commander who allegedly stuck a gun in a suspect's mouth has been suspended and faces criminal charges.
Frances Burns
Lawsuit filed on behalf of arrested protesters in Ferguson, Mo.

Lawsuit filed on behalf of arrested protesters in Ferguson, Mo.

ST. LOUIS, Aug. 28 (UPI) --Police were "out of control" in their response to demonstrations in Ferguson, Mo., a lawyer said Thursday as he sued the city and St. Louis County.
Frances Burns
U.N. predicts Afghan presidential vote audit to take until Sept. 10

U.N. predicts Afghan presidential vote audit to take until Sept. 10

KABUL, Afghanistan, Aug. 28 (UPI) --The U.N.'s special representative to Afghanistan announced on Thursday that Afghanistan's presidential vote audit is expected to conclude on September 10.
JC Finley
Last witness testifies at Va. Gov. McDonnell's trial

Last witness testifies at Va. Gov. McDonnell's trial

RICHMOND, Va., Aug. 28 (UPI) --The final witness testified Thursday in the corruption trial of former Virginia Gov. Robert McDonnell and his wife, Maureen.
Frances Burns
Chile's first openly gay sailor receives support from armed forces

Chile's first openly gay sailor receives support from armed forces

SANTIAGO, Chile, Aug. 28 (UPI) --Mauricio Ruiz has come out as the first openly gay member of Chile's armed forces.
JC Finley
Islamic State claims mass execution of 250 Syrian soldiers

Islamic State claims mass execution of 250 Syrian soldiers

DAMASCUS, Syria, Aug. 28 (UPI) --Islamic State militants claimed Thursday to have executed 250 Syrian soldiers at an airbase in Syria's northeastern Raqqa Province.
JC Finley
Autopsy: Clayton Lockett killed by lethal drugs, not heart attack

Autopsy: Clayton Lockett killed by lethal drugs, not heart attack

OKLAHOMA CITY, Aug. 28 (UPI) --Clayton Lockett, the Oklahoma inmate who died after his execution was halted, was killed by the drugs given him, not a heart attack, an autopsy report said.
Frances Burns
City of London Police get Kaspersky Lab training

City of London Police get Kaspersky Lab training

LONDON, Aug. 28 (UPI) --Two major law enforcement agencies have separately taken steps to help combat cybercrime and enhance crime-prevention methodology.
Richard Tomkins
Search for missing plane continues with new clues

Search for missing plane continues with new clues

CANBERRA, Australia, Aug. 28 (UPI) --Search teams seeking the Malaysia Airlines plane that disappeared in March will look further south in their present search area.
Ed Adamczyk
Search expands for pilot of crashed U.S. military jet in rural Virginia

Search expands for pilot of crashed U.S. military jet in rural Virginia

DEERFIELD, Va., Aug. 28 (UPI) --The U.S. Air National Guard said Thursday that the search is expanding for the missing pilot whose F-15C Eagle crash landed in rural Virginia on Wednesday.
JC Finley
U.K. officials surround Cardiff Castle with 'Ring of Steel' for NATO summit

U.K. officials surround Cardiff Castle with 'Ring of Steel' for NATO summit

CARDIFF, Wales, Aug. 28 (UPI) --U.K. security officials are preparing for the NATO summit in September by placing a "Ring of Steel" along the perimeter of Cardiff Castle and Newport in Wales.
Aileen Graef
Federal judge strikes down polygamy ban in Utah

Federal judge strikes down polygamy ban in Utah

WASHINGTON, Aug. 28 (UPI) --A federal judge has ruled a portion of Utah's ban on plural marriage unconstitutional Wednesday, essentially decriminalizing the practice in the state.
Gabrielle Levy
NORAD scrambled to escort Canadian plane because of rowdy, drunken passengers

NORAD scrambled to escort Canadian plane because of rowdy, drunken passengers

TORONTO, Aug. 28 (UPI) --NORAD scrambled two fighter jets Wednesday to escort a Canadian airliner after the flight was disrupted by the drunken behavior of two female passengers.
JC Finley
Brazil assessing capabilities of Russian air defense system

Brazil assessing capabilities of Russian air defense system

BRASILIA, Brazil, Aug. 28 (UPI) --Brazil's military is further assessing Russia's Pantsir-S1 air defense system.
Richard Tomkins
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