Here’s a brief look at some of the top news stories around the world for June 9, 2015.
McKinley, Texas officer resigns after pool confrontation
The police chief condemned as “indefensible” the actions of Eric Casebolt, after a video of Casebolt physically confronting teenagers at a pool party attracted national attention and sparked protests.
[Read more from the Dallas Morning News]
Federal panel recommends OK of new cholesterol drug
An expert group recommends the FDA approve a powerful new drug to protect against heart attacks. It would be among the first in a new class of medicines that drastically lower cholesterol, which is the leading cause of heart disease.
[Read more from the New York Times]
Obama administration considers more U.S. troops for Iraq
The administration is expected to unveil changes to its plan for combating the Islamic State in coming days, a move that could boost the number of U.S. troops on the ground in Iraq to advise local forces.
[Read more from the Washington Post]
New footage of Amelia Earhart discovered
The fate of Amelia Earhart remains a mystery, 80 years after her disappearance. But some film footage that's been lost since 1937 shows her preparing for her final trip.
[Read more from CNN]