In a statement, al-Qaeda's Indian franchise said that it was " "forbidden to target... places where ordinary Muslims could be harmed."
The president has issued a statement condemning the killing of two New York police officers, and asking people to reject violence.
The boxing legend's prognosis is good, and it is hoped that he will be discharged soon, according to a spokesperson.
Detractors blamed the civil rights leader for inciting an anti-policy mentality. Sharpton denounced the shootings and offered condolences.
Brinsley shot his girlfriend in Maryland before heading to Brooklyn, cops say.
It was unclear how China would respond to a U.S. request that it take action against Pyongyang's cyber mischief.
In a televised speech, Raul Castro pledged that renewal of U.S. relations would not end communism in Cuba.