• Baylor says ‘Ken Starr is president’ amid speculation

    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Baylor University and its president faced mounting pressure Tuesday over how the school has handled reports of rape and assault by football players, and the Texas university said its governing board was still considering the results of an internal investigation into the matter.

  • Official snared in bribery case dies in suspicious crash

    OPA-LOCKA, Fla. (AP) — A Florida city official died in a suspicious single-vehicle crash a day before he was scheduled to surrender in a criminal corruption case involving thousands of dollars in bribes, authorities said Tuesday.

  • In this May 22, 2014 file photo, actor Michael Jace appears in court in Los Angeles. Jace's murder trial is scheduled to begin on Monday, May 23, 2016, in downtown Los Angeles. The actor best known for playing a police officer on the FX series "The Shield"� is charged with shooting his wife to death in their Los Angeles home on May 19, 2014 and faces 50 years to life in prison if convicted. (AP Photo/David McNew, Pool, File)

    Jury set in murder case of actor who played police officer

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — An actor who played a police officer on TV was upset because his wife wanted a divorce and taunted her before fatally shooting her in their Los Angeles home while their two young sons watched, a prosecutor told jurors Tuesday.

    Updated: 2:24 pm

  • In this Jan. 13, 2016 file photo, Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe gestures as he delivers his State of the Commonwealth Address before a joint session of the 2016 Virginia Assembly at the Capitol in Richmond, Va. A U.S. law enforcement official says Gov. McAuliffe is a subject of a federal investigation looking at donations to his gubernatorial campaign. The official spoke on condition of anonymity because he was not authorized to speak publicly about an ongoing investigation. CNN first reported the story Monday, May 23, 2016. (AP Photo/Steve Helber, File)

    Virginia governor: I followed the law in accepting donations

    ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe said Tuesday he’s confident he followed the law in accepting donations that now appear to be part of a federal criminal investigation.

  • Florida police seek tipster in fatal ZombiCon shooting

    FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — Investigators who combed through hundreds of tips following a fatal shooting during a zombie-themed street festival in Florida say one tipster likely has the information to help solve the case.

  • Louisiana set to expand hate crimes law to include police

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana is poised to become the first state in the nation to expand its hate-crime laws to protect police, firefighters and emergency medical crews.

  • Widow, witnesses take the stand in deputy’s murder trial

    LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — Prosecutors have begun calling witnesses to the stand in the trial for a former Santa Fe County sheriff’s deputy accused of fatally shooting a fellow deputy during an argument.

  • Bill Cosby arrives at the Montgomery County Courthouse for a preliminary hearing, Tuesday, May 24, 2016, in Norristown, Pa. Cosby is accused of drugging and molesting a woman at his home in 2004. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, Pool)

    The Latest: Bill Cosby is in courthouse for key hearing

    NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — The Latest on Bill Cosby’s preliminary hearing in his Pennsylvania sex-assault case (all times local):

    Updated: 11:09 am

  • Bill Cosby departs the Montgomery County Courthouse after a preliminary hearing, Tuesday, May 24, 2016, in Norristown, Pa. Cosby was ordered to stand trial on sexual assault charges after a hearing that hinged on a decade-old police report. (Dominick Reuter/Pool Photo via AP)

    Cosby due in court in Pennsylvania sex-assault case

    NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — She called him “Mr. Cosby” and considered him a trusted friend and mentor.

    Updated: 3:11 pm

  • In this May 10, 2016, file photo, Jerry Ilo holds a gun that he uses to teach the Hawaii Department of Natural Resources hunter education training course in a classroom in Honolulu. Ilo was one of several Hawaii residents to speak out against a bill passed by lawmakers to allow Hawaii gun owners to be registered in a federal database that will automatically notify police if an island resident is arrested anywhere else in the country. (AP Photo/Marina Riker, File)

    Hawaii could be first to put gun owners in federal database

    HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii could become the first state in the United States to enter gun owners into an FBI database that will automatically notify police if an island resident is arrested anywhere else in the country.

    Updated: 12:04 pm