• 2nd school forfeits football game at Chicago due to safety

    CHICAGO (AP) — A second high school has said its football team will forfeit a game against a school on Chicago’s West Side over safety concerns.

  • Vegas shooting doesn’t change opinions on guns: AP-NORC poll

    ATLANTA (AP) — The slaying of five dozen people in Las Vegas did little to change Americans’ opinions about gun laws.

    Updated: 4:13 pm

  • White nationalist Spencer drowned out by protesters

    GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Counter demonstrators greatly outnumbered white nationalist Richard Spencer’s supporters on Thursday at the University of Florida, their chants drowning Spencer out during his speech.

  • ‘Murder insurance’ or protection in self-defense cases?

    ATLANTA (AP) — The National Rifle Association is offering insurance for people who shoot someone, stirring criticism from gun-control advocates who say it could foster more violence and give gun owners a false sense of security to shoot first and ask questions later.

  • High schools punished after fight between football teams

    COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A fight during a high school football game in South Carolina has left one team with 25 players facing suspension and the other forfeiting its next game.

  • State’s rate of women killed by men among nation’s worst

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Peggy Sue Padilla lay dead in her driveway during a night of rainfall, and it was morning before anyone found her.

  • Thousands more Rohingya Muslims cross border into Bangladesh

    BANGKOK (AP) — Myanmar security forces killed hundreds of men, women and children during a systematic campaign to expel Rohingya Muslims, Amnesty International said in a new report Wednesday that calls for an arms embargo on the country and criminal prosecution of the perpetrators.

  • AP source: Suspended Elliott getting emergency hearing in NY

    NEW YORK (AP) — Dallas Cowboys star Ezekiel Elliott was granted another legal reprieve Tuesday night in the running back’s fight to avoid a six-game suspension over domestic violence allegations.

  • AP source: Suspended Elliott getting emergency hearing in NY

    Attorneys for Dallas Cowboys star Ezekiel Elliott are set for an emergency hearing in federal court in New York as they try again to stop the running back’s six-game suspension over domestic violence allegations, a person with direct knowledge of the situation told The Associated Press on Monday night.

  • 4 former Chadron State wrestlers arrested in hazing case

    CHADRON, Neb. (AP) — Four former Chadron State College wrestlers have been arrested on charges of hazing and assault.