Mohamed ElBaradei, A leading egyptian reform advocate, took office as Egypt's interim vice president, reinforcing the role in the new leadership of liberals who are strongly opposed to the deposed president's Muslim Brotherhood. ElBaradei emerged as the top opposition leader in the campaign to oust President Mohammed Morsi, who was toppled by the military on July 3 after four days of huge demonstrations.
Oakland police says that Protesters angered by the acquittal of George Zimmerman held largely peaceful demonstrations in three California cities, but broke windows and started small street fires
A jury deliberated for more than 16 hours before finding George Zimmerman not guilty. Zimmerman was charged with second-degree murder and manslaughter for the shooting death of unarmed, teenager, Trayvon Martin.