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NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — During a sermon at a North Charleston church, the Rev. Al Sharpton said Sunday that swift action taken by a white mayor and police chief in the South could set the tone for handling future questions of police misconduct across the country. "It's not...
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Police say a Lamborghini that was part of an exotic car Walt Disney World racing attraction crashed into a guardrail, killing a passenger and injuring the driver. The attraction lets racecar fans be drivers or passengers in luxurious cars such as...
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Authorities have released video showing the fatal encounter of a black suspect with a white reserve sheriff's deputy who police said thought he was holding a stun gun instead of his handgun when he shot the man during a recent arrest in Tulsa, Oklahoma. The...
PANAMA CITY BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Two Alabama college students have been suspended after authorities discovered a cellphone video that allegedly shows them sexually assaulting a woman at a Florida beach while a large crowd of spring-break revelers watches. Bay County Sheriff Frank...
NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — The Rev. Al Sharpton called for unity during a vigil at the site where 50-year-old Walter Scott was fatally shot by a North Charleston police officer. A small crowd assembled Sunday afternoon under cloudy skies in the grassy, fenced-in area to pray...
NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — The Rev. Al Sharpton thanked the mayor and police chief in North Charleston, South Carolina for their response to the fatal shooting of Walter Scott during his sermon at a local church on Sunday morning. Sharpton appeared at Charity Missionary...
NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — The Rev. Al Sharpton thanked the mayor and police chief in North Charleston, South Carolina for their response to the shooting of Walter Scott. Sharpton appeared Sunday at Charity Missionary Baptist Church, where mayor Keith Summey and Police Chief...
WASHINGTON (AP) — A yearslong legal fight over a deadly shooting of civilians in an Iraq war zone reaches its reckoning point with the sentencing this week of four former Blackwater security guards. Dustin Heard, Evan Liberty and Paul Slough face mandatory, decadeslong sentences...
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — An arrest warrant has been issued for the mother of a severely disabled man left in the woods for several days near a Philadelphia park, authorities said. Nyia Parler left her 21-year-old son — who is quadriplegic and has cerebral palsy — lying in leaves and...