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Cops accused in stun-gun death to learn if they face charges

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 14:32:45 GMT2017-07-26T14:32:45Z

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) -- A prosecutor plans to reveal the findings of an investigation into the death of a mentally ill Nebraska man whom police officers beat, dragged and shocked with a stun gun a dozen times....

Amazon goes on hiring spree as labor market tightens

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 14:30:41 GMT2017-07-26T14:30:41Z

SEATTLE (AP) -- Amazon has some job openings. Lots of them....

Court: Violence law unfair to gay South Carolina couples

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 14:22:35 GMT2017-07-26T14:22:35Z

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) -- South Carolina's highest court says people in same-sex relationships should get the same legal protections against domestic violence as heterosexual couples....

Police fatally shoot teen outside Arkansas youth shelter

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 14:12:54 GMT2017-07-26T14:12:54Z

MARION, Ark. (AP) -- Police officers fatally shot a 16-year-old boy outside an emergency shelter for juveniles in eastern Arkansas and a criminal investigation is underway, state police said....

Investigator: Driver part of larger human-smuggling scheme

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 12:17:52 GMT2017-07-26T12:17:52Z

SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- Investigators believe a truck driver accused in the deaths of 10 people found inside a packed, sweltering tractor-trailer is part of a larger organization involved in human smuggling that authorities are trying to identify and dismantle, a U.S. immigration official said....

Barricades in beach destination coming down after shootings

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 12:09:27 GMT2017-07-26T12:09:27Z

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (AP) -- A South Carolina coastal city will begin removing barricades set up along a key street after six shootings in three days in June....

Man accused of killing deputy, 7 others due in court

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 11:36:37 GMT2017-07-26T11:36:37Z

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) -- A Mississippi man charged with killing a deputy, his mother-in-law and six others who were his relatives or acquaintances is due in court on Wednesday....

Widow of slain NYPD detective gives birth to their daughter

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 11:14:17 GMT2017-07-26T11:14:17Z

NEW YORK (AP) -- The widow of a slain New York City detective has given birth to their child more than two years after his death....

7 wounded at memorial service in North Carolina

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 11:03:54 GMT2017-07-26T11:03:54Z

HIGH POINT, N.C. (AP) -- Seven people have been shot and wounded at a memorial service in North Carolina....

Police: Woman hears footsteps, learns man living in attic

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 10:58:53 GMT2017-07-26T10:58:53Z

ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) -- A woman in Virginia who heard noises in her home in the middle of the night soon learned that a man was living in her attic....