Lawyers trade blame in meningitis outbreak trial

BOSTON (AP) — The former president of a compounding pharmacy blamed for a deadly meningitis outbreak in 2012 put "profits over patients" and ignored repeated warning signs that drugs manufactured by his company were being contaminated by mold, a prosecutor...

Shooting suspect’s mental issues may explain little

NEW YORK (AP) — Esteban Santiago, the 26-year-old man held in the fatal shootings last week at Fort Lauderdale's airport, reportedly has a history of mental difficulties and it's tempting to assume they explain the crime. Experts say: Don't….

Handcuffed Texas suspect who shot himself has died

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A Texas man who managed to pull a handgun from his waistband and shoot himself while handcuffed in police custody has died….

Chief: Woman ‘shocked’ at short sanction for Texas officer

DALLAS (AP) — A white Texas policeman was suspended without pay for 10 days, but will not be fired, after an incident in which he was caught on video wrestling a black woman and her daughter to the ground, Fort Worth Police Chief Joel Fitzgerald announced Monday….

Christie emerges empty-handed, his ratings at home dismal

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — As the last of the top jobs in the Trump administration are handed out in Washington, Gov. Chris Christie is looking increasingly like the guy in "Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory" who is told: "You get nothing! You...

APNewsBreak: Energy boss: Nuke dump reopens but work remains

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The reopening of the nation's only underground nuclear waste repository nearly three years after a radiation leak marks a key step toward cleaning up a decadeslong legacy of bomb-making and research, but the U.S. energy secretary said more...

The Latest: Police shooting suspect urged to turn himself in

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on the shooting of a police officer in Orlando, Florida (all times local):…

Chief: Texas policeman suspended for 10 days after incident

DALLAS (AP) — A white Texas policeman was suspended without pay for 10 days, but will not be fired, after an incident in which he was caught on video wrestling a black woman and her daughter to the ground, Fort Worth Police Chief Joel Fitzgerald announced Monday….

Hope, Trump upstage ‘La La Land’s’ moment in the sun

BEVERLY HILS, Calif. (AP) — The sunny musical "La La Land" may have danced its way to a Golden Globes record Sunday night, but the film's seven accolades were a mere sideshow to the eloquence of honoree Meryl Streep, whose speech encapsulated the...

Manhunt underway for suspect in killing of Orlando officer

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A massive manhunt was underway Monday in the popular tourist destination of Orlando as authorities searched for a man accused of shooting and killing a police officer….