New ISIS Tactic: Gather Mosul’s Civilians, Then Lure an Airstrike

Islamic State fighters forced residents into buildings, then tried to draw an attack in the hope that a rising civilian deaths would lead to fewer airstrikes, an American spokesman said.

Oakland Knew of Illegal Housing at Warehouse Before Deadly Fire

Oakland’s fire chief, Teresa Deloach Reed, has been on leave in the weeks after a fire at a warehouse in the city killed 36 in December. By THOMAS FULLER and JULIE TURKEWITZ February 8, 2017 For weeks after the devastating fire that killed 36...