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Philando Castile put on a suit and tie to interview for a supervisory position in the school district where he had worked since he was a teenager. He told the interviewer his goal was to one day "sit on the other side of this table." His upbeat disposition won him the job. "He...
FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn. (AP) — The Latest on a police shooting in suburban St. Paul, Minnesota (all times local): 4:30 p.m. The U.S. Justice Department says it is monitoring a Minnesota agency's investigation into the fatal shooting of a black driver by a police officer in a...
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — A Boston police captain's son accused of plotting an attack on a college campus to support the Islamic State group pleaded not guilty to terrorism charges Thursday. Alexander Ciccolo, 24, was arrested last July in a plot to detonate homemade bombs...
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — The Latest on Bill Cosby asking a Pennsylvania judge to throw out his criminal sex assault case or force his accuser to testify (all times local): 4:25 p.m. A Pennsylvania judge has denied Bill Cosby's effort to compel the accuser in his criminal sex...
FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn. (AP) — The Latest on a police shooting in suburban St. Paul, Minnesota (all times local): 3:25 p.m. Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton says he doesn't think a police officer would have shot and killed a driver who apparently was pulled over for a broken taillight...
NEW YORK (AP) — A Minnesota woman who calmly put live footage of her dying boyfriend online after he was shot by police brought a shocking new immediacy Thursday to the issue that gave birth to the Black Lives Matter movement. The video of Philando Castile's death spread only...
NEW YORK (AP) — A Minnesota woman who calmly put live footage of her dying boyfriend online after he was shot by police brought a shocking new immediacy Thursday to the issue that gave birth to the Black Lives Matter movement. The video of Philando Castile's death spread only...
WASHINGTON (AP) — America's warm, wild and costly weather broke another record with the hottest June, federal meteorologists say. And if that's not enough, they calculated that 2016 is flirting with the U.S. record for most billion-dollar weather disasters. The month's average...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The death of an aspiring Navy SEAL during his first week of training has been ruled a homicide in a highly unusual move. Seaman James Derek Lovelace, 21, was struggling to tread water in a giant pool when an instructor pushed him underwater at least twice, the...