August 25, 2013 5:43 PM
The cluster of four police shootings over three days in New York City was atypical of recent years, and comes amid intense public scrutiny of the Police Department. Each shooting remains under investigation; none resulted in death. Indian police have arrested all five suspects in connection with the gang-rape of a photo journalist in Mumbai last week, a senior official said on Sunday, in a case that has revived uncomfortable questions about women's safety. The defense strategy of fallen Chinese politician Bo Xilai, who is battling accusations of corruption and shielding a murderer, boils down to this: One of the prosecution's key witnesses is a liar, and the other is crazy.