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BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The Latest on the shooting of law enforcement officers in Baton Rouge (all times local): 2:45 p.m. Republican Donald Trump is blaming a "lack of leadership" for Sunday's shooting of police officers in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Trump says in a statement...
NEW YORK (AP) — In an election year filled with debate over immigration, Adriano Espaillat hopes his personal story makes its own statement. After living at one point in the country without documentation, he could become the first Dominican-American in Congress. After winning...
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The Latest on the shooting of law enforcement officers in Baton Rouge (all times local): 12:45 p.m. Police in Louisiana say they are using a specialized robot to check for explosives near the body of a suspect who was shot and killed in Baton Rouge early...
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Several officers have been shot in Baton Rouge Sunday morning while on duty less than a mile from police headquarters, police said. The shooting happened early just before 9 a.m., less than 1 mile from police headquarters. Baton Rouge Police Sgt. Don...
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Newly disclosed allegations from men who have accused Jerry Sandusky of sexual abuse raise fresh questions about what his fellow Penn State assistant coaches might have seen or known in the decades before his November 2011 arrest, and why they've largely...
DALLAS (AP) — In the aftermath of the deadly attack on Dallas officers, the city's police chief issued an appeal to blacks: If you want to change law enforcement, join us. Apply to become a cop. Chelsea Whitaker heeded that call nearly a decade ago, long before the fatal police...
TITUSVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on the shooting at a Florida hospital that left a patient and a hospital employee dead (all times local): 11:20 a.m. Police have identified the suspect and the two victims he allegedly shot and killed at a Florida hospital. Titusville police...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Republican Party consummates its love-hate relationship with Donald Trump at its national convention this week in Cleveland. Don't expect the typical four-day love fest. The presumptive nominee is unpredictable and prone to veer off-message. Plenty of party...
WESTMINSTER, Calif. (AP) — In recent years, police have uncovered more than a dozen illegal gambling houses in residential neighborhoods in the heart of Orange County's Vietnamese enclave. The rise of so-called "slaphouses," where players' hands can be heard pounding video game...