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Officials: Sydney Shooting An Act of Terrorism

Australian officials said Saturday the shooting death of a police official by a teenager in Sydney was likely politically motivated and appears to be an act of terrorism. The unidentified 15-year-old shot a New South Wales police finance worker in the back of the head at close range Friday outside a police station in a western Sydney suburb. The boy, who was killed in a subsequent shoot-out with police, has not been identified. Media reports suggest he is of an Iraqi-Kurdish background...

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