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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Columbus police officer who fatally shot a 13-year-old black boy during an armed robbery investigation once helped save the life of another black boy the same age, police records show. He has also been involved in other shootings, including another...
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — The Latest on an Oklahoma police officer's fatal shooting of an unarmed black man (all times local): 6:55 a.m. President Barack Obama says recent reports of unarmed African Americans being shot by police "should be a source of concern for all Americans." In...
MIAMI (AP) — Police in South Florida say they have a "person of interest" in the theft of a naked Donald Trump statue. Miami police said on the department's official Twitter account that the statue of the Republican presidential nominee was taken from the Wynwood arts district...
ATLANTA (AP) — Two police shootings, both recorded by police. In one city, the police recordings were released almost immediately and protests remained calm. In the other, the chief has so far refused to provide the videos to the public and violent protests have wrought...
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Less than a week after an unarmed black man was shot dead by a white police officer on a Tulsa street, prosecutors charged the officer with first-degree manslaughter, a decision that may prevent unrest in a city with a long history of tense race relations...
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — The Latest on an Oklahoma police officer's fatal shooting of an unarmed black man (all times local): 5:35 a.m. An Oklahoma police officer charged with manslaughter in last week's shooting death of an unarmed black man has surrendered to authorities. Tulsa...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A case of leprosy, extremely rare in the United States, has been diagnosed in a Southern California elementary school student, sending health officials scrambling to reassure parents and the public that the disease is hard to transmit and easy to treat. Two...
SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. (AP) — The city of San Bernardino has been trudging through bankruptcy and recovering from last year's terror attack that killed 14. Now the Southern California city is also grappling with an increase in killings and other violent crime. Police Chief...
PHOENIX (AP) — Statements from the Arizona Supreme Court equating diaper-changing to child molestation and the provocative social media headlines that followed have left parents nervous that one day they will need an attorney more than a nanny. A recent court opinion on a Tucson...