• Official: Boy found dead in car that was stolen, 3 arrests

    GLUCKSTADT, Miss. (AP) — Three young Mississippi men were arrested hours after a 6-year-old boy was found shot dead Thursday in his mother’s stolen car and the suspects will be charged with capital murder, authorities said.

  • Man accused in fatal Albuquerque shooting gets prison term

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A man arrested in connection with a deadly New Year’s Day 2016 shooting in Albuquerque that was fueled by a game of beer pong has been sentenced to 14 years in prison.

  • Expert says New Mexico police did not alter shooting videos

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A police expert said video evidence from a fatal New Mexico police shooting investigation case was not tampered with.

  • Jury acquits Tulsa cop in shooting of unarmed black man

    TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Tulsa leaders on Thursday called for a peaceful response to a jury’s decision to acquit a white police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black man, and said more must be done to fight racial divisions in Oklahoma’s second-largest city.

  • The Latest: Oklahoma governor appeals for calm after verdict

    TULSA, Okla. (AP) — The Latest on the not guilty verdict in the manslaughter trial of a white Oklahoma police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black man. (all times local):

  • Jury acquits Tulsa cop in shooting of unarmed black man

    TULSA, Okla. (AP) — A jury on Wednesday acquitted of first-degree manslaughter a white Oklahoma police officer who says she fired out of fear last year when she killed an unarmed black man with his hands held above his head.

  • Battery complaint dropped against Browns draftee Brantley

    GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Prosecutors have dismissed a misdemeanor battery complaint made against Cleveland Browns sixth-round draft pick Caleb Brantley, a defensive tackle from Florida, citing insufficient evidence.

  • Man sentenced to prison in fatal drive-by shooting of teen

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A 21-year-old man faces 12 years in prison for the drive-by fatal shooting of an Albuquerque teenager in 2015.

  • New Baylor lawsuit alleges rape video, dog fighting

    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A new federal lawsuit against Baylor University alleges football players routinely recorded gang rapes and staged dog fights during hazing parties in a program that fostered sexual violence.