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BALTIMORE (AP) — Deputy U.S. Attorney General Rod Rosenstein told the nation's oldest civil rights organization on Tuesday that building public confidence in law enforcement "is one of our great challenges." He said police have a special responsibility to follow the law, and...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Police chiefs from Texas' largest cities rallied outside the state Capitol Tuesday in opposition to a "bathroom bill" targeting transgender people, just as Senate Republicans inside lurched toward a new vote on restrictions similar to those approved in North...
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's new communications director says he's prepared to clean house in order to stop information leaks. Anthony Scaramucci, the financier tapped for the role last week, said Tuesday that he was prepared to "fire everybody" to prevent leaks...
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The father of a former Marine says he was notified by the U.S. State Department that his son was killed in Syria while fighting for a Kurdish militia battling the Islamic State group. David Taylor Sr. told The Associated Press on Tuesday that his son David...
CHICAGO (AP) — Research on 202 former football players found evidence of brain disease in nearly all of them, from athletes in the NFL, college and even high school. It's the largest update on chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE, a brain disease linked with repeated head...
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Attorneys for President Donald Trump want a federal appeals court to dismiss a lawsuit by protesters accusing him of ordering his supporters to rough them up at a campaign rally in Louisville last year. The Courier-Journal reports the request asks the 6th...
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's fiery speech Monday night at the National Scout Jamboree in West Virginia has infuriated parents and former Scouts. Standing before thousands of school-aged Scouts, he began with a bit of profanity and then went on to rage for more than...
CANTON, Miss. (AP) — A bid by workers at Mississippi's Nissan Motor Co. plant for United Auto Workers representation could turn on a key voting bloc — 1,500 workers who are Nissan employees today, but were initially hired through contract labor agencies. Those workers say they...
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — A teenage driver lost control of her car while she was livestreaming on Instagram and recorded part of the crash that authorities say killed her younger sister in California. After a gap in the livestream, the driver is seen leaning over the body of the...
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Rival Palestinian lawmakers came together for the first time in a decade on Thursday...
CHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago police officer under investigation for a shooting that left a friend severely injured has...
BORMES-LES-MIMOSAS, France (AP) — French firefighters have tamed one of the fiercest blazes to break out during...
VISTA, Calif. (AP) — A Southern California woman who embezzled about $1 million from the Jazzercise company has...
For the first time in the United States, scientists have edited the genes of human embryos, a controversial step...
NEW YORK (AP) — A prosecutor at the securities fraud trial of Martin Shkreli says the former pharmaceutical CEO...