Funeral begins for unarmed man shot by Tulsa police officer

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Hundreds of mourners have packed a church for a funeral honoring an unarmed black man who was fatally shot by a white Tulsa,...

Police: Teen driver crashes into parade-goers; 8 injured

HAZELWOOD, Mo. (AP) — Authorities say a teenage driver in suburban St. Louis struck another vehicle and then spun into people who were waiting for a...

Experts: May be hard convicting Tulsa cop of manslaughter

CHICAGO (AP) — Prosecutors moved quickly to charge a white Tulsa, Oklahoma, police officer with manslaughter in the fatal shooting of an unarmed...

The Latest: Authorities retrieve weapon from mall shooting

BURLINGTON, Wash. (AP) — The Latest on a fatal shooting at a mall in Washington state (all times local):…

The Latest: Mississippi River crest at Cedar Rapids lowered

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) — The Latest on flooding along rain-swollen rivers in Iowa and Wisconsin (all times local):…

Obstacles abound as 2 poor US cities consider merging

CLEVELAND (AP) — Two of the country's poorest cities are talking about a merger they say could help both, though they may need a sizable...