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  • Many in law enforcement feel frayed relationship with President Obama

    DALLAS – After each fatal shooting of a black man by an officer, President Barack Obama has swiftly spoken out against bad policing, giving voice to t ...
    July 12, 2016 - 3:53 pm
  • Loretta Lynch defends decision on Hillary Clinton email inquiry

    WASHINGTON – Attorney General Loretta Lynch steadfastly defended her decision to close the Hillary Clinton email investigation without criminal charge ...
    July 12, 2016 - 3:05 pm
  • Divide between Black and Blue lives widens after shootings

    WASHINGTON – Kaylin Luces found herself in a difficult position last week: In one moment, she was texting her sister, a police officer, telling her, " ...
    July 12, 2016 - 1:06 pm
  • Hillary Clinton receives long-awaited endorsement from Bernie Sanders

    PORTSMOUTH, N.H. – Bernie Sanders, whose calls for a "political revolution" energized millions of voters across the nation, offered a long-awaited end ...
    July 12, 2016 - 11:10 am
  • Joe Paterno knew of child abuse by Jerry Sandusky as early as 1976, court documents show

    HARRISBURG, Pa. – A judge in Philadelphia released the records more than two months after he wrote that the insurance company had evidence that a man ...
    July 12, 2016 - 9:33 am
  • Michigan courthouse shooting: Sheriff says inmate who killed 2 was handcuffed

    ST. JOSEPH, Mich. – An inmate charged with violent crimes was handcuffed when he wrested a gun from a sheriff's deputy and killed two bailiffs at a so ...
    July 12, 2016 - 8:59 am
  • Alton Sterling: Search warrant says Baton Rouge officers saw 'butt of a gun' before shooting

    BATON ROUGE, La. – A search warrant for surveillance video from the store where a black Louisiana man was killed by white police officers a week ago s ...
    July 12, 2016 - 8:55 am
  • Off-duty Minneapolis officers walk off WNBA game over Black Lives Matter jerseys

    MINNEAPOLIS – A police union official says four off-duty Minneapolis officers working a WNBA game walked off the job at the city's Target Center arena ...
    July 12, 2016 - 8:52 am
  • Starbucks hikes prices on coffee, espresso, tea lattes

    SEATTLE – Starbucks says it's increasing prices slightly on brewed coffee, espresso and tea latte beverages.
    July 12, 2016 - 8:47 am
  • Donald Trump expects more violence, friction between police, blacks

    VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – Donald Trump says he believes relations between police and the nation's African-American community are "far worse" than people t ...
    July 12, 2016 - 8:20 am
  • What teachers would like parents to know

    NEW YORK – Keeping the lines of communication open between parents and teachers can be a challenge, especially in this era of crowded classrooms and t ...
    July 12, 2016 - 8:19 am
  • Family: Military changed Dallas suspect; robot use defended

    DALLAS – Military service changed the Dallas gunman from an extrovert into a hermit, his parents said in an interview excerpt published Monday.
    July 12, 2016 - 12:31 am
  • Life on the line in Venezuela as economic crisis worsens

    CARACAS, Venezuela – The people waiting for hours in front of the drugstore were dazed with heat and boredom when the gunmen arrived.
    July 12, 2016 - 12:27 am
  • Dallas department seemed to be making progress on race before shooting

    DALLAS – When Micah Johnson opened fire on Dallas police in an act of vengeance against white officers, he was attacking a department whose chief has ...
    July 11, 2016 - 4:47 pm
  • Watchdogs: U.S. police shootings fueling black extremism

    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The public backlash against police shootings of black people is helping fuel the growth of black hate groups, some of which advocat ...
    July 11, 2016 - 4:23 pm
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