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Protesters pray at the federal courthouse in downtown St. Louis August 10, 2015 almost one year after the shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri. Brown was shot and killed by a Ferguson police officer on August 9, 2014. A new municipal judge ordered sweeping changes to court practices in response to a scathing Justice Department report of the shooting. REUTERS/Rick Wilking

Ferguson judge overhauls troubled court

A new municipal judge in Ferguson, Missouri, on Monday ordered sweeping changes to court practices in response to a scathing Justice Department report following the shooting of unarmed black teenager Michael Brown a year ago.

An Indonesian soldier carries the flight recorder from the Trigana Air Service ATR 42-300 crash site near Oksob village, Bintang Mountains district, Papua province, Indonesia, on Aug. 18, 2015, in this military handout photo provided by Antara Foto. (REUTERS/Pendam Cenderawasih/Antara Foto)

Indonesian rescuers find no survivors

All 54 people on board a Trigana Air aircraft were killed in a crash two days ago in Indonesia's Papua province, the latest in a string of aviation disasters in the Southeast Asian archipelago, officials said on Tuesday.

A man walks into the entrance of Trigana Air's office in Jakarta, Indonesia August 16, 2015. Villagers in Indonesia's remote and mountainous eastern Papua region reported that an aircraft had crashed, a Trigana Air official said on Sunday, several hours after an aircraft carrying 54 people went missing, media reports said. REUTERS/Darren Whiteside

Plane crashes in Indonesia

JAKARTA - An Indonesian twin-turboprop aircraft carrying 54 people lost contact with air traffic control on Sunday in the remote, forested eastern Papua region.

Smoke rises as damaged vehicles are seen burning near the site of Wednesday night's explosions, at Binhai new district in Tianjin, China, August 15, 2015. Chinese police have for the first time confirmed deadly sodium cyanide at the site of two huge warehouse blasts that killed 85 people, state media said on Saturday, as a series of new, small explosions were heard and small fires broke out. REUTERS/Stringer

China explosions: Fire breaks out again

China on Saturday evacuated residents who had taken refuge in a school near the site of two huge explosions, state media said, after a change in wind direction prompted fears that toxic chemical particles could be blown inland.

Paramilitary policemen in gas masks examine unknown chemicals on a square near the site of Wednesday night's explosions at Binhai new district in Tianjin, at Binhai new district in Tianjin, China, August 15, 2015. REUTERS/Jason Lee

China blast death toll rises to 85: Report

The death toll from two huge explosions that tore through an industrial area in the northeastern Chinese port of Tianjin has risen to 85, the official Xinhua news agency said on Saturday.

A Sunset Police officer (R), and another law enforcement officer embrace in front of the Sunset Mini Mart where a man drove his vehicle into the store in Sunset, Louisiana, August 26, 2015. A police officer was shot and two people stabbed in a southwest Louisiana town on Wednesday, with a suspect barricading himself in a convenience store, police said. REUTERS/Leslie Westbrook/The Advocate

Police officer shot, 3 stabbed in Louisiana

Police stormed a grocery market in a southwestern Louisiana town on Wednesday to arrest a man accused of stabbing two people and shooting an officer before barricading himself inside the store, the St. Landry Parish sheriff said.