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SEATTLE (AP) — A man jailed on drug charges has accused Seattle Mayor Ed Murray of paying him for sex when the man was a teenager decades ago, claims that were vehemently denied Wednesday by a spokesman for the mayor. He is the fourth man over the last month to accuse the mayor...
CHICAGO (AP) — Former President Barack Obama unveiled plans for his future presidential center Wednesday, painting a picture of a buzzing hub for youth and community programs on the South Side of Chicago where he raised his family and launched his political career. Obama fielded...
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The Latest on the shooting death of a black man involving two white police officers in Baton Rouge (all times local): 1:45 p.m. A U.S. attorney says there is not enough evidence to pursue federal charges against two white officers in the police shooting...
IRVING, Texas (AP) — Two people died Wednesday in an apparent murder-suicide at a Texas community college, prompting an active-shooter alert that instructed students and employees to barricade themselves into rooms. It was the second deadly attack on a Texas campus this week...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas legislators who support a convention of states to rewrite the U.S. Constitution are at odds over whether to jail delegates who "go rogue" and impose unwanted changes at the longshot gathering. Republican Gov. Greg Abbott wants to bypass Congress and...
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — A lawyer for the family of a black motorist shot to death by a white South Carolina police officer says justice has been done with the fired officer's guilty plea. But attorney Chris Stewart also said Tuesday that verdicts are rare in officer-involved...
BILLERICA, Mass. (AP) — An SUV being shown to prospective buyers at a crowded indoor auto auction suddenly accelerated and crashed through a wall of the building Wednesday, killing three people and injuring nine others. The crash occurred at around 10:15 a.m. at LynnWay Auto...
On a trip to India, the president of Portland State University reassured prospective students they'd be safe on his campus. Purdue University sent overseas applicants a note from two mayors touting Indiana's "friendly smiles" and hospitality. And dozens of other schools produced...
BILLERICA, Mass. (AP) — A vehicle suddenly accelerated at an auto auction and struck several people before it crashed through a wall of the building Wednesday, killing at least two people. The crash occurred at around 10:15 a.m. at LynnWay Auto Auction in Billerica, about 20...