Detroit billionaire Manuel 'Matty' Moroun dies at 93

DETROIT (AP) — Manuel “Matty” Moroun, a billionaire businessman who owned a critical bridge that connects Michigan to Canada, has died in his suburban Detroit home. He was 93. Morou...

Monuments and statues are falling. But what comes next?

TIERRA AMARILLA, N.M. (AP) — The dusty town of Tierra Amarilla perches in the shadows of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains. Here, five decades ago, this poor northern New Mexico community saw one of the ...

Gunfight at the Circle K: 2 dead in Arizona store shootout

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — A man robbing a gas station convenience store fatally shot a bystander before being killed in a wild shootout with another bystander, police in suburban Phoenix said Friday mo...

Cities try to arrest their way out of homeless problems

FORT WALTON BEACH, Fla. (AP) — In the nine years he has been homeless, Kenneth Shultz has spent one of every three nights in jail. The 71-year-old retiree has been charged with tresp...

Woman accused of burning Wendy's after shooting granted bond

ATLANTA (AP) — A woman charged with arson in the burning of a fast food restaurant in the wake of Rayshard Brooks' killing was granted bond Wednesday but must wear an ankle monitor and remain at home,...

Rapper Hurricane Chris arrested for murder in Louisiana

SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) — Rap artist Hurricane Chris, known for the hit “A Bay Bay,” has been arrested on a murder charge in Louisiana. The rapper, whose real name is Christopher Doole...

The Latest: Warren won't prosecute peaceful protesters

TOP OF THE HOUR: — Florida state attorney won't prosecute peaceful protesters. — Detroit removes a bust of Christopher Columbus from a prominent downtown spot after...

Hunt on for gunman who ambushed California deputy

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Hundreds of California police officers were hunting Thursday for a gunman suspected of opening fire at a police station, hitting a deputy in the head and killing a transient with a ...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Thursday, June 4, the 156th day of 2020. There are 210 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On June 4, 1...

Taiwan company boss jailed after robbing gas station to pay staff

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A man running a cleaning business in Taoyuan, Taiwan, is to receive a reduced prison sentence of three years and six months for a gas station robbery, after judges learned...

1 killed as thieves blow up, steal ATMs in Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — One man was killed and explosions punctuated the overnight hours in Philadelphia as thieves blew up and stole ATMs across the city in what authorities believe was a “coordinated" e...

Louisville police chief fired in aftermath of fatal shooting

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Louisville's police chief was fired Monday after the mayor learned that officers involved in a shooting that killed the popular owner of a barbecue spot failed to activate body ...

More journalists injured covering George Floyd protests

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The first time officers shot rubber bullets at MSNBC host Ali Velshi and his crew Saturday night in Minneapolis, he was willing to believe that the officials didn’t know they were p...

The Latest: L.A., S.F. under citywide curfews overnight

The Latest on the death in Minneapolis of George Floyd, a handcuffed black man who pleaded for air as a white police officer pressed a knee on his neck: ___ San Fra...

Texas woman arrested for confronting couple with hammer

HOUSTON (AP) — A Texas woman accused of using a hammer to threaten a vacationing couple who she mistakenly referred to as Mexican during a profanity-laced tirade in southwest Houston has been arrested...