NYC’s new police boss successfully handles first big test

NEW YORK (AP) — It took James O'Neill more than three decades as a cop to ascend to the top of the nation's largest police department, but only a little more than day to get his first real test….

Latest: Federal probe of fatal Tulsa police shooting opened

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — The Latest on the fatal police shooting of a 40-year-old black man in Tulsa, Oklahoma (all times local):…

Man fatally shot by Tulsa police had no gun, chief says

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — A black man fatally shot by a white Tulsa, Oklahoma, police officer responding to a stalled vehicle had no weapon on him or in his SUV, the city's police chief said Monday….

The Latest: Official says 3 bombs used flip phones

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on explosive devices being found in two states (all times local):…

Orlando and media continue fight over Pulse 911 calls

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A battle over whether 911 calls from the Pulse gay nightclub shooting in Florida will be made public may hinge on a technicality over how lawsuits are filed at the courthouse….

Prosecutor: Gov. Christie was told about plan to close lanes

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A federal prosecutor told jurors Monday that a witness will testify that Republican Gov. Chris Christie was told about a plan to close traffic lanes near the George Washington Bridge as it was happening, a claim he has contested for years….

Immigrant captured in bomb case worked in family restaurant

The man taken into custody for questioning about bombings in New York and New Jersey lived with his family above a restaurant owned by his father, a few miles from Newark Liberty International Airport….

Minnesota mall stabbing’s potential terrorism raises fears

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — Authorities are investigating the stabbings of nine people at a Minnesota mall as a potential act of terrorism, a finding that would realize long-held fears of an attack in the immigrant-rich state that has struggled to stop the recruiting of its...

Police: Gator attacks homeless man in Florida river

MELBOURNE, Fla. (AP) — Police in central Florida say an alligator attacked a homeless man who was swimming in a river….

The Latest: Gas prices in South rise after pipeline spill

ATLANTA (AP) — The Latest on the gas shortage caused by a pipeline spill (all times local):…