ap

US News

A crowd gathers near the scene of an officer-involved shooting which took place a few hours earlier Saturday, June 23, 2018, in Minneapolis. Police in Minneapolis say officers shot and killed a man who was firing a handgun as he walked down a city street. (Aaron Lavinsky/Star Tribune via AP)
The Latest: Mayor won't march in pride to focus on shootingMinneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey says he's focusing on a fatal police shooting in the city and not marching in a parade celebrating gay pride
The Associated Press3 minutes ago
In this April 25, 2018 photo, a .9mm handgun produced by Honor Defense, a gunmaker in Gainesville, Ga., is displayed. In the wake of high-profile mass shootings, corporate America has been taking a stand against the firearms industry amid a lack of action by lawmakers on gun control. Payment processing firms are limiting transactions, Bank of America stopped providing financing to companies that make AR-style guns, and retailers like Walmart and Dick’s Sporting Goods imposed age restrictions on gun purchases. (AP Photo/Lisa Marie Pane)
Gun industry sees banks as new threat to 2nd AmendmentIn the wake of some of the nation's deadliest and most high-profile mass shootings, corporate America has been taking unprecedented steps to try to curtail sales of firearms
The Associated Press2 hours ago
FILE - In this Oct. 12, 2008, file photo, farm-raised Atlantic salmon move across a conveyor belt as they are brought aboard a harvesting boat near Eastport, Maine. Federal data say the United States imported more seafood in 2017 than at any point in its history, and the nation's trade deficit in the sector is growing. Some of the seafood items that American consumers are especially fond of, including salmon, tuna and shrimp, are heavily dependent on foreign imports to make it to U.S. markets and restaurants. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty, File)
US imported more seafood in 2017 than any prior yearFederal data say the United States imported more seafood last year than at any point in its history, and the nation's trade deficit in the sector is growing
The Associated Press2 hours ago
In this May 15, 2018 photo Bill Hackmeyer walks on the beach near his condo, in Santa Rosa Beach, Fla. A new Florida law is set to reignite a fight over beach access in a Florida Panhandle county known for its pristine, sugar-white sand and rolling dunes, right in time for the July 4th holiday. Hackmeyer defends his fight to keep the public off of the private beach in front of his gated community. (AP Photo/Brendan Farrington)
New Florida law reignites beach access fight in PanhandleA new Florida law is set to reignite a fight over beach access in a Florida Panhandle county known for its pristine, sugar-white sand and rolling dunes _ right in time for the July 4th holiday
The Associated Press2 hours ago
FILE - In this May 12, 2016, file photo, signage hangs outside a restroom at 21c Museum Hotel in Durham, N.C. Transgender plaintiffs who think the compromise that replaced North Carolina's "bathroom bill" is still discriminatory are heading to court. A federal judge will hear arguments Monday, June 25, 2018, from lawyers representing Republican legislative leaders who say the case should be dismissed because the plaintiffs can't prove the new law is harming them. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome, File)
Transgender rights battle returning to North Carolina courtA largely quiet legal battle over the law that replaced North Carolina's "bathroom bill" has could return to the spotlight with new court hearings
The Associated Press2 hours ago
2 officers injured, suspect dead in San Diego firefightAuthorities say a man opened fire on police and firefighters at a San Diego condominium, wounding two officers before being found dead in the aftermath of a two-hour confrontation
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Danger of rip currents evident already off Carolinas' coastsIn a month where 25 people were pulled from the water in one day off the Carolinas' coasts, rescuers are emphasizing the need for both visitors and residents to be aware of the dangers of rip currents
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Receipt Inside McDonald's Bag Brought Down Corrupt CopKyle Willett, then a detective on the Louisville Metro Police's drug task force, got some food at a McDonald's drive-thru before heading back to work one day back in 2016—and it was the receipt from that fast food stop that led to his downfall, the Courier-Journal reports. While still...
Newser4 hours ago
Restaurant That Booted Sanders Closes the Next NightThe little Red Hen restaurant in rural Virginia found itself squarely in the middle of a big Beltway brouhaha after Sarah Huckabee Sanders was turned away on Friday night, and now the owner gives the Washington Post the backstory. Stephanie Wilkinson was home when her chef called around 8pm to...
Newser5 hours ago
Family and supporters of Terry Thompson are shown in the court after a mistrial was declared for Thompson, who is accused of fatally choking John Hernandez, Saturday, June 23, 208, in Houston. Thompson was charged with murder in the chokehold death of Hernandez outside a Denny's restaurant in May 2017. His wife, Chauna Thompson, who was then a Harris County Sheriff's deputy, is also charged with murder, accused of helping to hold Hernandez down. (Melissa Phillip/Houston Chronicle via AP)
Judge declares mistrial in trial of ex-deputy's husbandA Texas judge has declared a mistrial in the trial of a former deputy's husband charged in the death of a man he and his wife confronted outside a restaurant
The Associated Press13 hours ago
FILE - In this March 29, 2017 file photo, Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi speaks at the Women's Empowerment Panel, at the White House in Washington. Protesters confronted Bondi at a showing of a documentary about children's TV host Fred Rogers, and they questioned the Republican's stands on immigration and health care. The Tampa Bay Times reports Bondi received a police escort Friday, June 22, 2018, when several members of Organize Florida confronted her as she left a Tampa theater after seeing "Won't You Be My Neighbor" about Mr. Rogers. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File)
Florida attorney general confronted at Mr. Rogers movieProtesters confronted Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi at a showing of a documentary about children's TV host Fred Rogers, and they questioned her stands on immigration and health care
The Associated Press17 hours ago
During a night of protests against the shooting death of Antwon Rose Jr., lights reflect in the windows of the Rally House as emergency personnel block the road when the Pittsburgh Pirates against the Arizona Diamondbacks game ends, on West General Robinson Street a block from PNC Park, Friday, June 22, 2018, in Pittsburgh. Demonstrations continued in the fatal police shooting of the unarmed black teen, Rose, who fled from a traffic stop near Pittsburgh. (Jim Mendenhall/Pittsburgh Post-Gazette via AP)
Report: Officer left university job after case there droppedA Pennsylvania police officer who fired the shots that killed a teenager fleeing a traffic stop left his previous job with a university police force after prosecutors dropped a case against three men he'd filed charges against
The Associated Press18 hours ago
More US News
AdChoices
AdChoices