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4 Former Blackwater Security Guards Guilty of Iraq Killings

A U.S. jury has found four former Blackwater security guards guilty in the 2007 shootings of more than 30 Iraqis in Baghdad. Nicholas Slatten was found guilty of first-degree murder.  The three other three guards, Paul Slough, Evan Liberty and Dustin Heard, were found guilty of voluntary manslaughter. The jury has reached verdicts on only part of the 33 charges related to the shootings.  The jury is expected to continue deliberating on the other counts. The trial focused...

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