Teen's mom on cop's acquittal: 'Hope that man never sleeps'

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The family of an unarmed black teenager fatally shot by a white police officer is expressing anger and sadness over a jury's decision to acquit, and Pittsburgh braced for protests a ...

New Jersey sues California company over 'ghost guns'

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey's attorney general announced a lawsuit Friday against a California company that sells mail-order firearms parts that can be turned into working weapons, the first such a...

Germany: 11 arrested in raid on suspected extremist plotters

BERLIN (AP) — German authorities say 11 people have been arrested in raids in western Germany on a group of people suspected of planning an Islamic extremist attack using a vehicle and firearms. ...

Defense expert says cop went by the book in teen's shooting

PITTSBURGH (AP) — East Pittsburgh Police Officer Michael Rosfeld did everything by the book in his fatal encounter with an unarmed black teenager outside Pittsburgh last summer, a defense expert says....

The Latest: Australia ups its scrutiny of white supremacists

CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (AP) — The Latest on the mosque attacks in New Zealand (all times local): 3 p.m. An Australian national security official says security ag...

New Zealand observes Muslim prayer after mosque attacks

CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (AP) — People across New Zealand are observing the Muslim call to prayer as the nation reflects on the moment one week ago when 50 people were slaughtered at two mosques. ...

Attorneys: 5 charged in terror case because they are Muslims

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Attorneys for five people facing federal terrorism-related charges following their arrests last summer in a New Mexico compound raid said Thursday their clients are being pros...

The Latest: 5 suspects plead not guilty to terror counts

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The Latest on the court appearances of five former residents of a remote New Mexico compound (all times local): 11:30 a.m. Five people arre...

New Zealand bans 'military-style' guns after mosque attacks

CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern on Thursday announced a ban of “military-style” semi-automatic firearms and high-capacity magazines like th...

A closer look at New Zealand's new weapons ban

CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (AP) — Only a week after attacks on two mosques in New Zealand killed 50 worshippers, the country has banned sales of "military-style" semi-automatic weapons and high-capacit...

Trial of white officer fatally shooting black teen continues

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Prosecutors will call more witnesses to the stand Thursday in the trial of a white former police officer charged with homicide for fatally shooting an unarmed black teenager. ...

Man who sought drugs smuggled by sled to be sentenced

RUTLAND, Vt. (AP) — A North Carolina man is due to be sentenced in federal court for plotting to steal a shipment of counterfeit Xanax pills valued at $1.6 million that were smuggled into the United S...

Spain's far-right seeks looser arms control laws

MADRID (AP) — The leader of Spain's far-right Vox party says that Spaniards should be allowed to possess firearms and use them for self-defense without legal consequences. In an inte...

Thai exec guilty in poaching case, cleared of panther charge

BANGKOK (AP) — A billionaire construction tycoon has been convicted by a Thai court on charges related to a high-profile poaching case last year but was found not guilty of possessing the carcass of a...

White cop's shooting of black teen heads to trial

PITTSBURGH (AP) — A white Pennsylvania police officer who shot and killed an unarmed black teenager last year goes on trial starting Tuesday in a case that could put him behind bars for life. ...