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WASHINGTON (AP) — New racial profiling guidelines being announced by the Obama administration would exempt agents from the Homeland Security Department who do border checks and screen passengers at airports. But the guidelines would also restrict the ability of the FBI and other...
LONDON (AP) — The sister and father of an American photojournalist taken hostage by al-Qaida in Yemen have added their public pleas for his captors to spare his life. Luke Somers was kidnapped in September 2013 in the Yemeni capital of Sanaa, where he had been working as a...
Protesters around the country rallied for a third day Friday over a New York grand jury's decision to not indict a white police officer in the chokehold death of an unarmed black man. Hundreds of protesters marched and many briefly laid down in Macy's flagship store, Grand...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The FBI said Friday it is investigating threatening emails sent to some employees of Sony Pictures Entertainment, which was hit by a cyberattack last week that disrupted its computer system and spewed confidential information onto the Internet. The FBI was...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The FBI is investigating threatening emails sent to employees of Sony Pictures, which was hit by a disruptive cyberattack last week. The FBI's statement Friday doesn't provide details. However, Variety says a group that first hacked Sony on Nov. 24 is taking...
Protesters around the country rallied for a third day Friday over a New York grand jury's decision to not indict a white police officer in the chokehold death of an unarmed black man. More than 100 demonstrators lapped Manhattan's Columbus Circle, then walked to an Apple store,...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles police detectives were meeting Friday with a woman who is a possible victim of sexual assault by comedian Bill Cosby, a department spokeswoman said. Officer Jane Kim said detectives were meeting with the woman Friday but could not release...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles police detectives were meeting Friday with a woman who is a possible victim of sexual assault by comedian Bill Cosby, a department spokeswoman said. Officer Jane Kim said detectives were meeting with the woman Friday but could not release any...
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — An Illinois auction house is selling the revolver that almost killed former Alabama Gov. George Wallace in a 1972 assassination attempt as he ran for president. Rock Island Auction Co., which specializes in rare firearms, listed the revolver for sale in a...