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Ohio police kill man they say injured 4 with machete

AP Photo/Kantele Franko COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Police have shot and killed a man who they say randomly attacked people at a central Ohio restaurant with a machete. Police say the man stormed into a Mediterranean restaurant in Columbus on Thursday evening and started...

Ohio police kill man they say injured 4 with machete

AP Photo/Kantele Franko COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Police have shot and killed a man who they say randomly attacked people at a central Ohio restaurant with a machete. Police say the man stormed into a Mediterranean restaurant in Columbus on Thursday evening and started...

Jury rules against Montana woman’s wrongful-birth lawsuit

BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) — A Montana jury ruled Thursday against a woman who sought millions of dollars from health care providers that she said failed to diagnose her unborn daughter’s cystic fibrosis. Kerrie Evans of Gardiner had testified that she would have had an...

NYC officer convicted of manslaughter in stairwell shooting

AP Photo/Mary Altaffer NEW YORK (AP) — A rookie police officer who shot an unarmed man dead in a darkened public housing stairwell was convicted Thursday of manslaughter in a case closely watched by advocates for police accountability. The courtroom audience gasped and...

The Latest: Mayor hopes verdict in cop’s case brings closure

AP Photo/Mary Altaffer NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the trial of a New York City police officer charged with fatally shooting a man in a darkened stairwell of a Brooklyn public housing complex (all times local): 9:10 p.m. New York City’s mayor says he hopes a...

The Latest: Mayor hopes verdict in cop’s case brings closure

AP Photo/Mary Altaffer NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the trial of a New York City police officer charged with fatally shooting a man in a darkened stairwell of a Brooklyn public housing complex (all times local): 9:10 p.m. New York City’s mayor says he hopes a...

The Latest: Union says verdict in officer’s trial is ‘bad’

AP Photo/Mary Altaffer NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the trial of a New York City police officer charged with fatally shooting a man in a darkened stairwell of a Brooklyn public housing complex (all times local): 8 p.m. The president of the union representing New York City...

Lawyer: Seizing beach by Christie brother’s home cuts access

AP Photo/Wayne Parry POINT PLEASANT BEACH, N.J. (AP) — A proposed dune project at the New Jersey shore could cut off access to the beach for 22 property owners, including the brother of Gov. Chris Christie, a lawyer for homeowners fighting the project said. Todd Christie is...

Lawyer: Seizing beach by Christie brother’s home cuts access

AP Photo/Wayne Parry POINT PLEASANT BEACH, N.J. (AP) — A proposed dune project at the New Jersey shore could cut off access to the beach for 22 property owners, including the brother of Gov. Chris Christie, a lawyer for homeowners fighting the project said. Todd Christie is...

Obama plans to nominate King as education secretary

AP Photo/Andrew Harnik WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama will nominate Dr. John B. King Jr. to serve as Education Department secretary after receiving commitments from lawmakers to give his nomination speedy consideration, the White House said Thursday. King has...