• Ex-Penn State president’s suit against ex-FBI boss dismissed

    BELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) — Former FBI Director Louis Freeh (LOO’-ee free) says he’s not surprised a judge has dismissed a defamation lawsuit filed against him by Penn State’s former president.

  • Captain: Oklahoma City man killed by police was deaf

    OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma City police officers who opened fire on a man in front of his home as he approached them holding a metal pipe didn’t hear witnesses yelling that he was deaf, a department official said Wednesday.

  • Police: Shooting followed attempted abduction, pursuit

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A man who was killed by Rio Rancho police last month is accused of trying to abduct a Wal-Mart employee before leading officers on a chase in which he rammed other vehicles.

  • Police give room to St. Louis protests until trouble starts

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — Police have given demonstrators in the latest St. Louis protests a wide berth.

  • Official: Hitler speech found at white murder suspect’s home

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A 23-year-old white man was arrested Tuesday and accused of killing two black men and firing on a black family, and a law enforcement official said they had found a copy of an Adolf Hitler speech in the suspect’s home.

  • Law enforcement official: Copy of Adolf Hitler speech found at the home of white man accused of killing 2 black men

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Law enforcement official: Copy of Adolf Hitler speech found at the home of white man accused of killing 2 black men.

  • Ex tennis star Blake testifies about his mistaken arrest

    NEW YORK (AP) — Former pro tennis star James Blake testified on Tuesday that a plainclothes police officer never identified himself before throwing him to the ground and handcuffing him outside in 2015 outside his Manhattan hotel.

  • The Latest: Family of slain student urges peaceful protest

    ATLANTA (AP) — The Latest on the fatal shooting of a Georgia Tech student by campus police (all times local):

  • Clarification: Police shooting story

    STOW, Ohio (AP) — In some versions of a story Sept. 17 about a man shot dead by a police officer, The Associated Press said the man, William Porubsky, was picked up by police after wandering the streets looking to buy meth. While a friend says Porubsky had been looking to buy meth, the story should have made clear that officers encountered him after someone called complained he was knocking on doors and asking for cigarettes.

  • St. Louis area enters third day of demonstrations

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — St. Louis police made several arrests and one officer was injured Sunday night after an afternoon of nonviolent protest over the acquittal of a white former police officer charged in the shooting death of a black man gave way to broken windows and a police response of several hundred officers in full riot gear.