Big-city police departments and union leaders around the country are warning the rank and file to wear bulletproof vests and avoid making inflammatory posts on social media in the days after a man ambushed two NYPD officers and shot them to death.
Ismaaiyl Brinsley wrote: "I'm putting wings on pigs today. They take 1 of ours, let's take 2 of theirs," officials said. He used the hashtags "Shootthepolice," "RIPErivGardner (sic)," and "RIPMikeBrown."
North Korea has threatened strikes against the White House, Pentagon and 'the whole US mainland, that cesspool of terrorism', accusing Barack Obama of 'recklessly' spreading rumurs of a Pyongyang-orchestrated cyber-attack on Sony Pictures.