Articles by Katherine Ashley

Russian government sends out airstrikes in Syria

The Russian government sent out airstrikes in Syria on Wednesday, Sept. 30 that have caused many to question the intended target. Though the Russian government insists it is targeting the Islamic State group members with the airstrikes, many believe that the airstrikes were intended to help Russian ally, Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, according to Politico.…

Trial of six officers in Freddie Gray case to stay in Baltimore

Judge Barry G. Williams ruled that the cases of the six officers involved in the death of Freddie Gray, the 25-year-old black man that died from an injury he sustained while in police custody in April of 2015, will remain in Baltimore. Williams also denied the request that the cases be moved. The decision came…