London Riots News
International Media Descends On Ferguson
Worldwide attention focuses on racial tension in the United States.
'Harry Potter' Star Sentenced for London Riots
Mischief managed. “Harry Potter” actor Jamie Waylett has been sentenced to three years in prison, according to London’s Wood Green Crown Court. Waylett, who played Draco Malfoy’s evil sidekick Vincent Crabbe in six of the Potter films, was arrested for participating in violent riots that...
The Global Note: The Soldier's Story…The Assads' Inbox…Antibiotic Fears…GPS
AFGHANISTAN -THE SOLDIER’S STORY…Today we may learn the name of the soldier who massacred civilians in southern Afghanistan last weekend – and already we’re learning how his lawyer will proceed. The attorney’s comments suggest he’ll use post-traumatic stress as part of his defense – and...
Top Tweets in 2011
And this one year ninety billion messages have been sent on Twitter the high octane social network connecting the world and the folks who run Twitter. Looked back to come up with the most extraordinary the one that tell the story of the year and ABC Cecilia Vega got an exclusive first look. It
The Global Note
TERROR PLOT? -WHERE DID THE ALLEGED PLOTTERS COME FROM?: While New York and Washington ramp up bag checks, and checkpoints, and (as NYPD Commissioner Ray Kelly reminded us, there are a lot of measures we cannot see)…and while counterrorism officials chase down hundreds of leads...
Bill Bratton: 'I Never Close Any Door Before It's Opened'
At 63, Bill Bratton, the former top cop in Boston, Los Angeles and New York City, has a career of high caliber police work behind him, but there's one job he hasn't closed the door on: leading Scotland Yard . "I never close any door before it's opened," Bratton told ABC News' David Muir. British
British Prime Minister Asks For American Help In Fighting Crime
David Cameron Says He Will Enlist Ex-NYPD, LAPD Head Bill Bratton To Fight Gangs
Riot Fear: Could U.K.-Style Destruction Happen Here?
Many are Wondering if Widespread Chaos Terrorizing Britain Could Happen in U.S.
Mob Violence: Psychological Myths, Facts, Solutions
ABC News consultant Dr. Michael Welner, one of America's top forensic psychiatrists, looks at the psychology and myths of mob violence/looting, why it spreads and how to prevent it. How does mob violence happen, and how does it spread? Mob violence , including looting, typically ignites with little