Crews erected barricades Saturday around the building where a grand jury has been considering whether to indict a white police officer in the shooting death of an unarmed black 18-year-old, even as a grand jury decision seemed unlikely this weekend.
Volunteers hope a book of personal stories and images they've compiled from soldiers who served in Afghanistan will help Canadians remember a conflict that some fear is already fading from the public eye.
In this, the fiftieth year since the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, almost 150 more books will be added to the thousands already written studying the man, his era and his death. But the focus of academics and historians may be shifting, from an analysis of the events of that day, to the impact they have had on both the United States, and the world.
With roughly the equivalent of six inches of rain tied up in the snowpack, the National Weather Service issued a flood watch for the Buffalo area starting 1 p.m. Sunday through 7 a.m. Wednesday, with temperatures forecast to be near 10 C on Sunday and near 15 C on Monday.