GLOBE NEWS ·THE WALL STREET JOURNAL-The city of Recife, Brazil, is at the epicenter of a Zika virus epidemic, which medical experts believe is linked to babies born with underdeveloped skulls and brains.
The information was found in 22 emails that passed through the private server Hillary Clinton used while leading the agency, elevating the issue in the presidential campaign right before the Iowa caucuses and complicating her efforts to move past the controversy.
Thanks to a combination of bad luck and worse policies, the country with the largest oil reserves in the world is basically bankrupt, and markets expect the nation to default on its debt in the very near future.
Reforms to the federal system announced by President Obama will do nothing to change the circumstances for the vast majority of the nation’s isolated inmates. About 90 percent of these prisoners are held at state and county facilities — each with its own procedures, data-keeping methods and definitions of confinement.
State Rep. Tommy Benton sponsored a resolution to preserve an "appropriate and suitable memorial" to the Confederacy and said, "We’re entitled to our heritage just like other people are entitled to theirs."
Chicago police officials blamed the failure in 80 percent of videos on error or "intentional destruction." But courts long ago determined that when evidence goes missing in a criminal case, the defense must prove ill intent on the part of police or prosecutors.