Louisiana police shooting caught on video strains community

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — An emotional, at times angry, evening unfolded in the working class, predominantly black Louisiana neighborhood where the police killing ofRead More

FBI head to face Congress over Clinton email investigation

WASHINGTON (AP) — FBI Director James Comey is set to make his first appearance before Congress since announcing the agency’s recommendation to not prosecute HillaryRead More

Protests, calls for justice after police shooting, video

FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn. (AP) — A woman who watched as a police officer fatally shot her boyfriend during a traffic stop streamed the gruesome aftermathRead More

Marvel Comics’ new Iron Man to be black female teen

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A black female teenager will be the new Iron Man. Marvel Comics veteran writer Brian Michael Bendis says in an interviewRead More

US to spend $240M on upgrades to Navy base at Guantanamo

MIAMI (AP) — The U.S. Navy says it will spend $240 million to construct new buildings and repair existing ones at its base at GuantanamoRead More

Delay those New Year’s plans: 2016 is getting a leap second

WASHINGTON (AP) — Already a leap year, 2016 will drag on a bit longer. International timekeepers are adding a leap second at year’s end. BecauseRead More

Wal-Mart now lets you pay with phone at all 4,600 US stores

ATLANTA (AP) — Wal-Mart will now let you pay with your phone at all 4,600 stores nationwide. With Walmart Pay, the cashier scans a QRRead More

Coroner: Navy SEAL instructor dunked trainee before death

SAN DIEGO (AP) — His lips turning blue and his face purple, the Navy SEAL trainee dressed in full gear was struggling to tread waterRead More

More than 500,000 hoverboards recalled after fires

NEW YORK (AP) — More than 500,000 hoverboards are being recalled after dozens of reports of fires and spewing smoke. There have been 99 reportsRead More

Obama to slow pace of Afghanistan troop withdrawal

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. will slow its troop drawdown in Afghanistan, leaving a force of 8,400 when President Barack Obama completes his term, theRead More