JACQUES BILLEAUD, Associated Press PHOENIX (AP) 12/16 — Sheriff Joe Arpaio of Arizona has fixated on the authenticity of President Barack Obama’s birth certificate for more than five years,
JEFFREY COLLINS and MEG KINNARD, Associated Press CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) 12/16 — The Confederate flag is gone from South Carolina’s Statehouse. The bullet holes have been patched in Emanuel AME’s fellowship hall.
BRADLEY KLAPPER and JOSH LEDERMAN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 12/16 — President Barack Obama is promising that the U.S. will retaliate against Russia for its suspected meddling in America’s election process,
FARES AKRAM, Associated Press GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) 12/15 — Tens of thousands of Palestinians, including hundreds of gunmen and children waving mock weapons,
LOS ANGELES (AP) 12/16 — Scott Baio’s wife is speaking out following a report that the actor claimed he was assaulted by the wife of Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer Chad Smith over his support of President-elect Donald Trump.
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP)12/16 — North Carolina prosecutors say a white police sergeant was legally justified to use deadly force against a black man who had an assault-style rifle.
MATTHEW PERRONE, GEOFF MULVIHILL, and LIZ ESSLEY WHYTE, Associated Press and Center for Public Integrity 12/15 – The latest installment in a joint investigation by The Associated Press and the Center for Public Integrity into the political influence of the opioid industry.
MICHAEL LIEDTKE, AP Technology Writer SAN FRANCISCO (AP) 12/15 — Yahoo has become the worst-case example of an unnerving but increasingly common phenomenon — massive hacks that steal secrets and other potentially revealing information from our personal digital accounts,
MOSCOW (AP) 12/15 — The Kremlin has denied a report that Russian President Vladimir Putin personally directed how hacked data from U.S. Democrats was used during the U.S.
MOBILE, Ala. (AP) 12/15 — An Alabama police officer was fired after superiors found he improperly followed a suspect into a neighboring jurisdiction and wounded the man after firing his gun without justification.
JULIET LINDERMAN, Associated Press BALTIMORE (AP) 12/14 — Baltimore Police say the city has hit a grim benchmark, reaching 300 homicides so far this year.
VISALIA, Calif. (AP) 12/14 — A Central California man who was married to two women at the same time has been arrested on suspicion of killing one of them,
AMANDA LEE MYERS and ANDREW DALTON, Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) 12/14 — An unarmed 73-year-old man refused to take his hand out of his pocket and stop walking toward officers who believed he had a gun when they fatally shot him,
KASEY JONES, Associated Press BALTIMORE (AP) 12/14 — A police officer at Coppin State University in Baltimore shot and killed a man who had just fired at a moving car near the campus,
WASHINGTON (AP) 12/14 — A suspect who had been handcuffed stole a D.C. Housing Authority police car and led police on a chase that ended with a crash in Northern Virginia.
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) 12/14 — A New Jersey state trooper has been criminally charged and suspended without pay after investigators learned he was pulling over women to ask them out on dates.
MALVERN, Pa. (AP) 12/14 — Police say a Philadelphia man signed himself out of a Chester County drug and alcohol rehab center, took a cab to a nearby bank and robbed it using a note scribbled on his discharge papers.
MOBILE, Ala. (AP) 12/12 — Police in one Alabama city said they helped stage a man’s arrest so that he could really just kneel down and propose to his terrified girlfriend.
MARYCLAIRE DALE, Associated Press PHILADELPHIA (AP) 12/13 — Former U.S. Rep. Chaka Fattah was sentenced Monday to a 10-year prison term by a judge who said he was “astonished”
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (AP) 12/13 — A Bakersfield police officer answering a report of a man with a gun shot and killed an unarmed 73-year-old as he stood in a neighbor’s driveway,