• Connecticut Breanna Stewart (30) goes for the ball against Tennessee Jasmine Joyner (3) in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Monday, Nov. 30, 2015, in Chattanooga, Tenn. (AP Photo/Billy Weeks)

    No. 1 Connecticut women breeze past Chattanooga 79-31

    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) — In the moments after his team’s 79-31 blowout victory, Connecticut coach Geno Auriemma gave Chattanooga’s Jim Foster a pat in the back as the two Hall of Famers briefly chatted at midcourt.

  • New Mexico lawmakers address backlog of untested rape kits

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico state officials say some 5,000 untested rape kits are in state warehouses and crime labs, and it could take roughly five years to work through the backlog.

  • Campus security officers on the Main Quadrangles at the University of Chicago in Chicago on Monday, Nov. 30, 2015. The University of Chicago announced Sunday that all classes and other activities planned for Monday on its Hyde Park campus will be canceled after the university was informed by FBI counterterrorism officials of a gun violence threat to the campus. (Jose M. Osorio/Chicago Tribune via AP)

    Bond set at $1.5M for Chicago officer who fatally shot teen

    CHICAGO (AP) — Federal authorities said an online threat that led the University of Chicago to cancel classes Monday targeted whites and was motivated by the police shooting of a black teenager, video of which was released last week and led to protests.

  • In a Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2015 file photo, family members of Jamar Clark get out of a limousine to show show support for the Black Lives Matter supporters as Clark's the funeral procession passed by the Minneapolis Police Department’s 4th Precinct, in Minneapolis. Clark's death in a confrontation with police has sparked more than a week of protests. Activists have demanded not just answers in the investigation but public policy changes to address issues of economic injustice. (Richard Tsong-Taatarii/Star Tribune via AP, File)  MANDATORY CREDIT; ST. PAUL PIONEER PRESS OUT; MAGS OUT; TWIN CITIES LOCAL TELEVISION OUT

    Prosecutors: Man who allegedly shot protesters is charged

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Four men were charged Monday in last week’s shooting of demonstrators protesting the killing of a black man by Minneapolis police, while the city’s mayor separately asked the protesters to end their weekslong encampment at a police precinct.

  • Albuquerque man sought in fatal stabbing of neighbor

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Albuquerque police are seeking help in locating a 39-year-old man sought in the fatal stabbing of a neighbor.

  • Bethany Winder, a nurse who lives in Colorado Springs, Colo., plants a sign in support of Planned Parenthood just south of its clinic as police investigators gather evidence near the scene of Friday's shooting at the clinic Sunday, Nov. 29, 2015, in northwest Colorado Springs. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

    The Latest: 2002 restraining order filed against suspect

    COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — The latest on the shooting at a Colorado Planned Parenthood clinic (all times local):

  • Lawsuit: Roswell police didn’t ID themselves, shot man

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A man sued Roswell police and said officers shot him without identifying themselves following a bizarre chain of events involving a fight with a relative.

  • Correction: Graduate Assistant-Arrest story

    COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — In a story Nov. 29 about a man accused of pulling a teenage family member out school because she wasn’t wearing a traditional headscarf worn by some Muslim women, The Associated Press erroneously reported that the man is a graduate teaching assistant at the University of Missouri. The man’s job as a graduate research assistant ended in July 14, 2015.

  • William Porter, right, one of six Baltimore city police officers charged in connection to the death of Freddie Gray, walks into a courthouse with his attorney Joseph Murtha for jury selection in his trial, Monday, Nov. 30, 2015, in Baltimore. Porter faces charges of manslaughter, assault, reckless endangerment and misconduct in office. (Rob Carr/Pool Photo via AP)

    High stakes for Baltimore as Freddie Gray trials begin

    BALTIMORE (AP) — Jury selection for the first police officer to go to trial in Freddie Gray’ s death began Monday with a judge questioning potential jurors about their knowledge of the explosive case, which led to widespread protests and rioting and added fuel to the Black Lives Matter movement.

  • Colorado Springs shooting suspect, Robert Dear, right, appears via video before Judge Gilbert Martinez,  with public defender Dan King, at the El Paso County Criminal Justice Center for this first court appearance, where he was told he faces first degree murder charges, n Monday, Nov. 30, 2015, in Colorado Springs, Colo. (Daniel Owen/The Gazette via AP, Pool)

    Court appearance set for suspect in Colorado clinic shooting

    COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — The man accused in the shooting rampage at a Colorado Planned Parenthood clinic made his first court appearance Monday and learned that he will face first-degree murder charges in the deaths of three people killed in the standoff with police.