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Yahoo US The police officer who fatally choked Eric Garner has been fired. The guy who filmed it is still in prison.

Former NYPD Officer Daniel Pantaleo escaped criminal prosecution. Ramsey Orta, the man who filmed the deadly encounter, has been locked up for years.

Yahoo US Shark bites woman twice while she is swimming in Hawaii bay

Yahoo US RPT-COLUMN-Oil market starts to rebalance at lower prices: Kemp

John Kemp is a Reuters market analyst. LONDON, Aug 20 (Reuters) - Global oil consumption is falling at the fastest rate for almost five years as manufacturing activity and trade flows slip around the world and vehicle production tumbles.

Yahoo US Trump once again walks back support for background checks on gun purchases

The president told reporters Tuesday that “we have very, very strong background checks right now” and suggested he is more interested in “looking at mental institutions” than addressing gun control.

Yahoo US Asian shares fall on recession fears; eyes on Fed minutes

Asian shares fell on Wednesday as fresh worries about a global recession led investors to dump risky assets, with U.S. President Donald Trump showing no signs of backing down in his trade war with China. Trump said on Tuesday he had to confront China over trade even if it caused short-term harm to the