• LeSean McCoy arrives at Bills camp motivated and focused

    PITTSFORD, N.Y. (AP) — An injury-plagued season and a brush with the law in February have led LeSean McCoy to focus on being a better player and leader entering his second year with the Buffalo Bills.

    Updated: 11:29 am

  • The Latest: 6 public workers charged in Flint water crisis

    FLINT, Mich. (AP) — The Latest on criminal charges connected to the lead-contaminated water crisis in Flint (all times local):

  • This undated file handout photo provided by the Waller County Sheriff's Office shows Sandra Bland. A police officer in the small Texas town where Bland was pulled over and jailed says the county's top prosecutors threatened to end his career if he came forward with what he says is evidence of wrongdoing. (Waller County Sheriff's Office via AP, File)

    Officer says prosecutors silenced him in Sandra Bland case

    DALLAS (AP) — A police officer in the small Texas town where Sandra Bland, a black woman who later died in a jail cell, was pulled over says the county’s top prosecutors threatened to end his career if he came forward with what he says is evidence of wrongdoing, an accusation the prosecutors deny.

  • In this Oct. 28, 2013 aerial file photo, workers use backhoes to remove rubble during the demolition of Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., where gunman Adam Lanza killed 20 children and six adult educators on Dec. 14, 2012. An open house for the new school, erected on the same site, is set for Friday, July 29, 2016. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill, File)

    Sandy Hook school opening to public, 4 years after massacre

    NEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) — When the public gets its first glimpse Friday of the school built to replace the one where 20 first-graders and six educators were massacred, they’ll see a building designed to be attractive, environmentally friendly, conducive to learning and, above all, safe.

  • DOE estimates lower cost for Los Alamos cleanup

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — The federal government has estimated the cost of cleanup at Los Alamos National Laboratory at about $1 billion less than estimates provided by New Mexico officials earlier this year.

    Updated: 10:22 am

  • San Diego Padres starting pitcher Andrew Cashner reacts on the mound during the first inning of the team's baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays on Tuesday, July 26, 2016, in Toronto. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)

    AP sources: Padres’ Cashner, Rea to Marlins in 7-player deal

    MIAMI (AP) — Buyers at the trade deadline for a change, the Miami Marlins believe they now have enough starting pitching to make a playoff push.

    Updated: 3:26 pm

  • State says marijuana cannot be certified ‘New Mexico True’

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — State officials say no matter where marijuana is grown it is not eligible for New Mexico True certification.

  • New Orleans at Saints Hakeem Nicks (15) runs drills during the NFL football team's training camp in White Sulphur Springs, W.Va., Friday, July 29, 2016. (AP Photo/Chris Tilley)

    Hakeem Nicks joins New Orleans Saints receiver corps

    WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. (AP) — Veteran NFL receiver Hakeem Nicks decided this offseason that persistently lobbying New Orleans Saints coach Sean Payton for a job gave him the best chance at salvaging his career.

    Updated: 2:41 pm

  • New Mexico studies inefficiencies in aid dispersal to poor

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Advocates for New Mexico recipients of food aid and Medicaid health care urged state lawmakers on Friday to keep tabs on wasteful bureaucratic problems that they say cause aid beneficiaries to submit applications repeatedly and unnecessarily.

    Updated: 4:01 pm

  • Jacksonville Jaguars wide receiver Marqise Lee makes a catch during NFL football training camp, Thursday, July 28, 2016, in Jacksonville, Fla. (AP Photo/John Raoux)

    Jaguars’ Lee back on sideline with another hamstring injury

    JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Oft-injured receiver Marqise Lee stayed healthy for one day in training camp.