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FILE - This file video image taken from a camera in a police cruiser captures the July 6, 2016, police shooting of Philando Castile during a traffic stop in Falcon Heights, Minn. The shooting inspired an Arizona lawmakers to seek changes in the state's driving rules that inform gun-carrying motorists how they should handle themselves if they get pulled over by officers. (St. Anthony Police Department via AP, File)
Arizona tells armed drivers how to avoid deadly police stopsGun-friendly Arizona is trying to avoid deadly encounters between police and drivers by teaching armed motorists how they should handle themselves when they are pulled over
The Associated Press8 hours ago
Mother sentenced to life terms for killing twin 2-year-oldsAn Arizona woman has been sentenced to two life terms plus 20 years in the 2015 drowning deaths of her 2-year-old twins and the attempting killing of a 3-year-old son
The Associated Press10 hours ago
FILE -  In this  July 13, 2017 file photo, California Gov. Jerry Brown, left, flanked by Senate President Pro Tem Kevin de Leon, D-Los Angeles, urges members of the Senate Environmental Quality Committee to approve a pair of bills to extend state's cap and trade program during a hearing of the Senate Environmental Quality committee, in Sacramento, Calif. As his fourth and final term winds down Brown will spend the final 17 months in office working on California's housing crisis and fighting for ambitious projects to build a high-speed rail system and re-engineer California's water system. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, file)
California governor turns to housing, rail after climate winGov. Jerry Brown's plea to lawmakers to renew California's signature climate change law proved fruitful, bolstering his credibility as a world climate leader
The Associated Press12 hours ago
Brooke Skylar Richardson makes her first court appearance in Franklin Municipal Court in Franklin, Ohio on Friday, July 21, 2017.    Richardson is charged with reckless homicide in a baby's death. Warren County Prosecutor David Fornshell said Friday that the charge was based upon evidence that the infant was "born alive and was not a stillborn baby." The remains were found July 14 near a home in Carlisle, about 40 miles (64 kilometers) north of Cincinnati.(FOX19 NOW/Michael Buckingham via AP)
Ohio prosecutor: Infant whose remains found was born aliveProsecutor says an infant whose remains were found buried in southwestern Ohio was born alive
The Associated Press12 hours ago
FILE--In this Oct. 3, 1995 file photo, Christopher Odle, 26, a legal clerk from Crown Heights in the Brooklyn borough of New York, wipes away tears moments after hearing the news that O.J. Simpson was found not guilty of killing Nicole Brown Simpson and Ronald Goldman. For an earlier generation, OJ Simpson was a symbol of racial tension and uneven justice.  While the issues around race and policing remain today, Simpson's racial symbolism is largely seen as a relic.  (AP Photo/Clark Jones, file)
'Let 1994 go': Simpson case's racial symbolism now a relicA generation later, OJ Simpson's racial symbolism is now largely a relic as black Americans wrestle with more familiar injustices
The Associated Press13 hours ago
FILE - In this June 21, 2017 file photo, Ricky Dubose, left, and Donnie Russell Rowe enter the Putnam County courthouse  in Eatonton, Ga.   When the two inmates escaped from a prison bus leaving two dead guards in their wake, the reward for information leading to their capture rose quickly. During a prison transfer early on June 13,  Dubose and Rowe overpowered Sgt. Christopher Monica and Sgt. Curtis Billue, authorities said.  (Bob Andres/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP, Pool)
Reward tops $100K: Where did it come from and who gets it?When two Georgia inmates escaped from a prison bus leaving two dead guards in their wake, the reward for information leading to their capture rose quickly
The Associated Press15 hours ago
FILE - In this July 8, 2017 file image taken from FBI video and provided by the U.S. Attorney's Office in Hawaii on July 13, 2017, Army Sgt. 1st Class Ikaika Kang holds an Islamic State group flag after allegedly pledging allegiance to the terror group at a house in Honolulu. A federal grand jury in Hawaii has indicted Kang for attempting to provide material support to the Islamic State group. Kang was indicted Friday, July 21 after he was arrested by an FBI SWAT team on July 8. Kang was ordered held without bail. Because of the indictment, Kang will no longer have a preliminary hearing that was scheduled for Monday, July 24. (FBI/U.S Attorney's Office, District of Hawaii via AP, File)
Federal grand jury indicts US soldier on terrorism chargesA federal grand jury in Hawaii has indicted a U.S. soldier for attempting to provide material support to the Islamic State group
The Associated Press21 hours ago
This undated photo provided by Stephen Govel/www.stephengovel.com shows Justine Damond, of Sydney, Australia, who was fatally shot by police in Minneapolis on Saturday, July 15, 2017. Authorities say that officers were responding to a 911 call about a possible assault when the woman was shot. (Stephen Govel/www.stephengovel.com via AP)
Minneapolis shooting brings unwelcome attention to SomalisAn unarmed Australian woman's fatal shooting by a Minneapolis police officer who is a Somali-American has turned an unwelcome spotlight on the city's Somali community
The Associated Press22 hours ago
This satellite imagery, posted Wednesday, July 19, 2017 on a National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration website, shows a large plume of smoke spreading hundreds of miles east from the Ditwiler fire, near Yosemite National Park in California's Sierra Nevada. Authorities say the stubborn wildfire burning in foothills west of Yosemite had destroyed dozens of structures while forcing thousands of people from their homes Wednesday. The San Francisco Bay Area is at left; Lake Tahoe is at top center. (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration via AP)
Wildfire leaves "complete devastation" in rural communityA chimney and a cinder block wall is all still standing in the rubble of the house Miki Crawford and her family called home for 22 years after a wildfire raced through her Northern California rural community
The Associated Press1 day ago
FILE - In this July 8, 2017 file image taken from FBI video and provided by the U.S. Attorney's Office in Hawaii on July 13, 2017, Army Sgt. 1st Class Ikaika Kang holds an Islamic State group flag after allegedly pledging allegiance to the terror group at a house in Honolulu. A federal grand jury in Hawaii has indicted Kang for attempting to provide material support to the Islamic State group. Kang was indicted Friday, July 21 after he was arrested by an FBI SWAT team on July 8. Kang was ordered held without bail. Because of the indictment, Kang will no longer have a preliminary hearing that was scheduled for Monday, July 24. (FBI/U.S Attorney's Office, District of Hawaii via AP, File)
Federal grand jury indicts US soldier on terrorism chargesA federal grand jury in Hawaii has indicted a U.S. soldier for attempting to provide material support to the Islamic State group
The Associated Press1 day ago
Minneapolis Mayor Betsy Hodges closes her eyes as she is shouted at by protesters during a press conference held to discuss the resignation of Minneapolis Police Chief Janee Harteau, at City Hall on Friday, July 21, 2017, in Minneapolis, Minn. Harteau resigned Friday at the request of the mayor, who said she lost confidence in the chief after last weekend's fatal police shooting of an unarmed Australian woman who had called 911. (Aaron Lavinsky/Star Tribune via AP)
Minneapolis police chief resigns after shooting by officerMinneapolis police Chief Janee Harteau resigns in the wake of officer's fatal shooting of unarmed Australian woman who had called 911
The Associated Press1 day ago
Minneapolis police chief Janee Harteau, center, stands with police inspector Kathy Waite, left, and assistant chief Medaria Arradondo during a news conference Thursday, July 20, 2017, Minneapolis. The family of an Australian woman shot dead by a Minneapolis police officer wants changes in police protocols, including a look at how often officers are required to turn on their body cameras, a family attorney told local media. (Maria Alejandra Cardona/Minnesota Public Radio via AP)
The Latest: Minneapolis mayor: 'I will not be resigning'Despite calls from protesters for her to step down, Minneapolis Mayor Betsy Hodges says she will not be resigning
The Associated Press1 day ago
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