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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on police shooting and protests in Charlotte, North Carolina (all times local): 10:45 a.m. An outspoken leader of the Nation of Islam is calling for an economic boycott of Charlotte after a police officer shot a man to death. B.J. Murphy called...
BUNNELL, Fla. (AP) — Officials say animal rescue workers have freed a horse that fell into a septic tank hole in central Florida. Local media outlets report that Mercy, a 24-year-old quarter horse, fell through the tank's fiberglass cover Tuesday morning behind a home in Bunnell...
Source: Getty Images LOS ANGELES (AP) — A woman accusing NBA star Derrick Rose of rape cannot remain anonymous at her upcoming civil trial, a Los Angeles judge ruled. Lawyers for the woman, who is identified in court documents as Jane Doe, argued that her privacy should be...
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Albuquerque police botched a standoff two years ago that led to the death of a mentally ill homeless camper, missing the opportunity to calm a volatile situation and shooting the man who had two pocket knives but posed no immediate threat, a police...
Source: Getty Images WASHINGTON (AP) — THE ISSUE: Modest income growth for most Americans, strikes by fast-food workers, and the rapid growth of low-paying jobs at the same time middle-income work shrinks have combined to make the minimum wage a top economic issue for the 2016...
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A black police officer shot an armed black man at a Charlotte, North Carolina, apartment complex Tuesday, authorities said, prompting angry street protests late into the night. The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department tweeted that demonstrators were...
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A black police officer shot an armed black man at a Charlotte, North Carolina, apartment complex Tuesday, authorities said, prompting angry street protests late into the night. The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department tweeted that demonstrators were...
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Hundreds of national wildlife refuges that provide critical habitat for migratory birds and other species are crippled by a staffing shortage that has curtailed educational programs, hampered the fight against invasive species and weakened security at...
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A federal judge on Tuesday ordered prison officials to end a convicted murderer's stay in solitary confinement after 36 years, saying any concerns he might try to escape were outweighed by arguments he has endured cruel and unusual punishment. U.S. Middle...
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Union nurses and Allina Health will return to bargaining for the first time since nearly 5,000...
MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Missouri State has suspended starting quarterback Breck Ruddick for Saturday night's game...
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — A spokeswoman for Polish mining corporation KGHM says two miners have been killed and...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Centuries of struggles and strife, decades of planning and pain, and years of hoping for a place...
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Aspiring writers are being offered a chance for some quiet work time in the library of Mark...
OAK LAWN, Ill. (AP) — Several southern Chicago suburbs are enacting new rules to curb the spread of video gambling...