Ukraine is willing to hand over coordination of an investigation into the Malaysian airliner crash to international partners but Kiev is convinced the plane was shot down by “professionals”, Ukraine’s prime minister said on Monday. “Ukraine is ready to…
FRUITLAND PARK, Fla. (AP) — Ann Hunnewell and her central Florida police officer husband knelt in the living room of a fellow officer’s home, with pillow cases as makeshift hoods over their heads. A few words were spoken and they, along with a half-dozen others, were initiated into the local chapter of the Ku Klux Klan, she says.
One might think that it would be all right for a nurse or tech in a hospital to ask, “Doc, did you wash your hands?” But it’s actually taboo because the culture dictates who is in charge and who follows orders. It is estimated that an astounding 40 percent of doctors do not wash their hands before coming into contact with patients, putting them at significant risk of infection. But a team of doctors at the Vanderbilt University Hospital found innovative ways to boost hand washing, reduce infections and create a culture of safety.
STOCKTON, Calif. (AP) — A 19-year-old Stockton man is expected to be charged Monday with triple-murder in the deaths of a woman taken hostage and two other robbery suspects who died amid a violent police shootout in broad daylight, prosecutors said.
Oil prices fell further Monday as concern about Ukraine eased but still were elevated on anxiety about the Middle East.
By Michael Holden LONDON (Reuters) – A former Libyan Islamist commander who says he suffered years of torture by Muammar Gaddafi’s henchmen after British and U.S. spies handed him over to Libya will try this week to overturn a ruling blocking legal act…
A Reuters witness said on Monday he saw two rebel-controlled tanks heading towards the railway station in the eastern city of Donetsk and the road was blocked in that direction. The railway station in Donetsk is in the center of the city.