Payton Guion

NORTH KOREA

North Korea Now Claims the US Government Made 'The Interview'

In a bizarre statement published by the country's state-run news agency, North Korea threatened to attack the US and again denied hacking Sony Pictures.
Payton Guion
12.21.14
americas

Families of Eric Garner and Michael Brown Denounce Killing of NYPD Officers

While the shooter possibly sought revenge for the deaths of Garner and Brown, the families of the two men strongly condemned the attack and offered their condolences.
Payton Guion
12.21.14
Crime & Drugs

Dramatic Footage Shows NYPD Searching Subway Station for Brooklyn Shooting Suspect

A video has surfaced that shows several New York police officers hunting 28-year-old Ismaaiyl Brinsley inside a crowded Brooklyn subway station.
Payton Guion
12.21.14
Police killings

Photos Capture Protesters Staging Die-Ins In Support of Eric Garner and Michael Brown

From US medical schools to a mall in London, demonstrators have participated in die-ins to protest police brutality in recent weeks.
Payton Guion
12.11.14
security & defense

Video Shows US Navy Using Laser to Shoot Down Aircraft

US Navy deploys laser weapon system in the Arabian Gulf for the first time, introducing a cheaper alternative than traditional naval missiles.
Payton Guion
12.11.14
OHIO

Ohio Lawmakers Want to Remove Transparency on Executions, So Capital Punishment Can Resume

Civil rights advocates have criticized a bill that seeks to keep details of state executions off limits to the public, journalists, and courts.
Payton Guion
12.2.14
americas

An Activist Group Wants You to Boycott Black Friday Shopping to Stop Police Brutality

With a promotional video showing police beatings set to popular holiday songs, the group is asking people to make different plans for the day after Thanksgiving.
Payton Guion
11.26.14
americas

Drone Lovers Aren't Too Excited About Possible FAA Regulations

The FAA is reportedly drawing up regulations for commercial drone use that would include a nighttime restriction on drone flights and require a pilot's license.
Payton Guion
11.25.14
ferguson

Protest Remembers Teen Killed by Off-Duty St. Louis Cop Ahead of Ferguson Grand Jury Decision

With a decision on the fate of Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson looming, protesters gathered in St. Louis where another black teenager was shot in October.
Payton Guion
11.24.14
protest

People Are Boycotting Bahrain's First Elections Since the Arab Spring

The Bahraini government has called on all citizens to take part in the elections, but it appears the country's Shia population will not be participating
Payton Guion
11.22.14
ferguson

Darren Wilson May Quit Ferguson Police Ahead of Grand Jury Decision

As the St. Louis area braces for unrest ahead of a grand jury decision in the case of Michael Brown, the officer who shot the unarmed teen is reportedly planning to resign.
Payton Guion
11.22.14
Islamic State

Islamic State Video Offers Glimpse Into Schools Where Kids Are Taught to Kill

In a new propaganda video, young Islamic State recruits from Kazakhstan are taught to speak and write Arabic — and to kill the group’s enemies.
Payton Guion
11.22.14
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