‘Wrong must be corrected’ for black man killed by police

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A black man killed in front of a convenience store was remembered Friday as the "meaning of southern hospitality" and a good man whose death at the hands of two white police officers "woke up Baton Rouge and...

Bipartisan governors group wants trade pact ratified

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A bipartisan group of governors called on Congress to ratify the Trans-Pacific Partnership on Friday despite opposition from both leading presidential candidates….

Family Of Ohio Woman Who Died In Holding Cell Files Lawsuit

CLEVELAND (AP) — The family of a Cleveland woman who died in a jail’s holding cell last year has filed a wrongful death lawsuit, claiming her civil rights were violated. Ralkina Jones’ family accuses officers at the Cleveland Heights jail of failing to check on her...

The Latest: Large crowds greet Erdogan at Istanbul airport

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Ex-cop Who Received Nude Photos Of Teen Won’t Get Jail Term

MADISON, N.J. (AP) — A former New Jersey police officer who received nude photos from a 17-year-old Ohio girl has been spared a prison term. Morris County prosecutors say Chad Rybka was sentenced Friday to two years of probation. The 33-year-old Bernards Township man also must...

Prosecutor’s Group Opposes Lethal-force Prosecution Changes

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A task force recommendation that Ohio’s attorney general be given exclusive authority to investigate cases involving police use of lethal force is drawing opposition from a prosecutors association and others. A task force studying ways to improve...

1 Killed, 3 Wounded At Vigil For Ohio Shooting Victim

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Police in Ohio say more than one person opened fire on a vigil held to remember a man slain in 2014, killing one man and wounding three other people. Akron police say a 22-year-old man was fatally shot Thursday night at the vigil for Ronnie Travis. Police say...

Secret chapter of 9/11 inquiry released after 13-year wait

WASHINGTON (AP) — Newly declassified pages from a congressional report into 9/11 released Friday have reignited speculation that some of the hijackers had links to Saudis, including government officials – allegations that were never substantiated by later U.S....

Settlement reached with air bag maker in Florida case

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The family of a Florida woman who became a quadriplegic after the deployment of an air bag in her car has reached an out-of-court settlement with the air bag's manufacturer….

That big pub crawl downtown? It’s just “Pokemon Go” fans

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — If you thought it was bad dodging phone-fixated "Pokemon Go" players on the sidewalk, just wait: Legions of tipsy people could soon be chasing cartoon monsters from one tavern to the next in a series of pub crawls planned for cities...