• Authorities investigate Monday, Aug. 3, 2015, in Canton Miss. A man fatally shot a defendant waiting in a small courtyard outside a criminal courthouse in Mississippi on Monday morning, and a suspect is in custody, law enforcement officials said. The suspect has been arrested and is in jail, Madison County Sheriff Randy Tucker said, but he declined to identify him or the victim. (AP Photo/Jeff Amy)

    The Latest: Fatal shooting outside Mississippi courthouse

    CANTON, Miss. (AP) — The latest on a fatal shooting outside a Mississippi courthouse (all times local):

    Updated: 6:21 pm

  • Man killed, 2 arrested after shooting that wounded officer

    ROSWELL, N.M. (AP) — Two men are facing drug and conspiracy charges following a fatal shooting that left an officer wounded and a suspect dead.

  • Hearing set for Albuquerque officers facing murder charges

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A judge will hear from witnesses this week to decide if a former and current Albuquerque officer should go to trial for killing a homeless man.

  • New Mexico AG to hold first anti-crime review meeting

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico Attorney General Hector Balderas is set to hold his first meeting with a taskforce reviewing the state’s criminal justice system.

  • In this Aug. 18, 2014, file photo, protesters walk through the streets after a standoff with police in Ferguson, Mo. A year ago, most Americans had never heard of the St. Louis suburb called Ferguson. But after a white police officer fatally shot a black 18-year-old in the street, the name of the middle-class community quickly became known around the world. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel, File)

    Year later, AP reporter recalls origins of Ferguson movement

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — EDITOR’S NOTE — A year ago, most Americans had never heard of the St. Louis suburb called Ferguson. But after a white police officer fatally shot a black 18-year-old in the street, the name of the middle-class community became virtually a household word. From the first hours after Michael Brown’s death, Associated Press reporter Jim Salter watched as a neighborhood protest launched a national movement. What follows is an excerpt of the introduction to “Deadly Force: Fatal Confrontations with Police,” an upcoming book published by The Associated Press (www.ap.org/books ).

  • In this Aug. 9, 2014, file photo, a police tactical team moves in to disperse a group of protesters following the shooting of a young black man by a white policeman in Ferguson, Mo. Since then, legislators in almost every state have proposed changes to the way police interact with the public including measures addressing limits on the flow of surplus military equipment. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File)

    Ferguson spurs 40 new state measures; activists want more

    JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — When a white Ferguson policeman fatally shot a black 18-year-old nearly a year ago, the St. Louis suburb erupted in violent protests and the nation took notice. Since then, legislators in almost every state have proposed changes to the way police interact with the public.

  • Man fatally shot in southwest Albuquerque

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Police in Albuquerque are investigating the shooting of a man on the southwest side of the city.

  • Sunday, August 2, 2015

    Who wins and loses under Obama’s stricter greenhouse gas emission limits for power plants

  • 4 Las Cruces teens charged with fatally shooting 5th teen

    LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — Authorities have arrested four Las Cruces teens for allegedly shooting another teen to death while all five were carrying out a home invasion.

  • This undated photo released by the Memphis Police Department shows Tremaine Wilbourn. According to authorities, Wilbourn is a suspect in the fatal shooting of Memphis Police Officer Sean Bolton during a traffic stop, Saturday, Aug. 1, 2015, in Memphis, Tenn. (Memphis Police Department via AP)

    Memphis police officer fatally shot during traffic stop

    MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee police officials on Sunday identified a suspect in the fatal shooting of a Memphis police officer, and an intense search for the man is underway.