OK prosecutors argue Uber driver accused of murder may flee

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma prosecutors are seeking to revoke bond for an Uber driver accused of murdering his passenger during a June altercation to ensure he won’t flee the country to avoid prosecu...

4 Louisiana police officers charged in Black man's death

SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) — Four police officers in northwest Louisiana have been charged with negligent homicide and malfeasance in connection with the death last April of a 44-year-old Black man followin...

Officer on leave, 2 pulled from duty following arrest video

LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) — A police officer in Louisiana has been placed on administrative leave and two others have been temporarily pulled from their regular duties after videos posted on social media sh...

Florida activists released after rally over police shootings

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — More than a dozen demonstrators have been released from jail in Florida's capital city, after being arrested during a protest over the exoneration of police by a grand jury in...

No indictments against Florida police over deadly force

TALLAHASSEE (AP) — A Leon County grand jury declined to issue indictments against Tallahassee police officers involved in the shooting deaths of three people in separate incidents that helped ignite B...

Police: Toddler killed in shootout between vehicles

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A toddler was killed while riding in a vehicle along a Louisiana road in a shooting that was condemned by the city's mayor. The 4-year-old girl was wounded la...

Portland protests set up clash between journalists, police

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The beam of a police officer’s flashlight swept across a group of 15 people standing on the sidewalk in downtown Portland, Oregon, recording and taking photos of the nightly prot...

US ambassador visits ex-Marine imprisoned in Russia

MOSCOW (AP) — The U.S. ambassador to Russia on Monday visited a former Marine who is imprisoned for assaulting police officers in Moscow, calling his conviction a mockery of justice. ...

Lawsuit alleges excessive force in fatal police shooting

The sister of a man fatally shot by a Tennessee police officer last year has filed a wrongful death lawsuit in federal court alleging excessive force. Channara Tom Pheap, 33, was run...

Games stop again, this time players decide when they resume

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — NBA players didn’t come to Disney solely for a restart. They wanted social reform. The Milwaukee Bucks showed how far they're willing to go to get it by...

AP Exclusive: Inmate beaten to death at federal lockup

The killing of an inmate who was beaten to death at a federal lockup in Indiana is under investigation by the FBI, according to documents obtained by The Associated Press about an attack that revives ...

Man charged with murder, assault in Kentucky mall shooting

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Police have arrested the man they say is responsible for a shooting at a Kentucky mall that killed one and wounded two others. Xavier Hardin, 19, was charged Mo...

Peaceful protest urged in fatal police shooting of Black man

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Protesters marched through a Louisiana city holding signs and at times blocking traffic in response to the fatal police shooting of a Black man that has heighten tensions between co...

Police shoot, kill Black man outside store in Louisiana

LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) — The mother of a man fatally shot by Louisiana police said her son was intelligent, shy and had sought therapy for social anxiety. Her lawyers said they plan to sue over the death...

Ketamine that's injected during arrests draws new scrutiny

DENVER (AP) — Police stopped Elijah McClain on the street in suburban Denver last year after deeming the young Black man suspicious. He was thrown into a chokehold, threatened with a dog and stun gun,...