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The Latest: Black man dies in fight with California police

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 30th - 2:44pm

The Latest on the death of a black man after a struggle with police in Pasadena, California (all times local):

New hearing ordered for Brown student accused of sex assault

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 30th - 2:41pm

A federal judge says Brown University must hold a new disciplinary hearing for a student who said he was wrongly accused of sexual assault and suspended for two years.

Neighbor called 'person of interest' in missing woman case

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 30th - 2:41pm

Prosecutors say a Maryland man with a 1971 kidnapping conviction is a "person of interest" in a woman's disappearance.

Prosecutor: Legislators bought marijuana from then-colleague

Holly Ramer, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 30th - 2:41pm

A former state lawmaker charged with trying to lure a 14-year-old girl into a sexual encounter also smoked marijuana in the Statehouse and sold the drug to several other legislators, but there wasn't enough evidence to charge them with drug crimes, the attorney general said Friday.

Dad accused of drowning baby strapped in car seat gets life

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 30th - 2:41pm

An Ohio man accused of drowning his 4-month-old daughter in a river while she was strapped in her car seat has been sentenced to life in prison without parole.

Site of Oregon college shooting set to be demolished

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 30th - 2:41pm

A college hall in Oregon where a mass shooting took place last year is set to be demolished in October.

California governor OKs sex crime bill tied to Stanford case

Don Thompson, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 30th - 2:34pm

California Gov. Jerry Brown has signed bills tightening sentencing options in response to national outrage over the six-month jail sentence given to a former Stanford University swimmer for sexually assaulting a woman passed out near a trash bin.

Man charged with murder in University of Illinois shooting

David Mercer, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 30th - 2:31pm

A Champaign teenager was charged with murder Friday in a shooting last weekend at a party near the University of Illinois campus that killed one person and wounded three others.

Court: US does not have to disclose Army school trainees

Sudhin Thanawala, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 30th - 2:31pm

The Defense Department does not have to disclose the names of foreign students who attend a U.S. Army school whose predecessor trained South American military officials linked to massacres and other crimes, a federal appeals court ruled Friday.

Police releasing video of fatal shooting in San Diego suburb

Julie Watson and Brian Melley, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 30th - 2:31pm

Videos of the fatal police shooting of an unarmed black man in a San Diego suburb will be released to the public Friday, police said.

Highway Patrol official under investigation for Bison photo

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 30th - 2:22pm

A high-ranking official with the Wyoming Highway Patrol is under investigation for posing for a photo near a bison at Yellowstone National Park.

Bail reduced for 2 arrested at Holland Tunnel with weapons

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 30th - 2:11pm

A New Jersey judge has reduced bail for two Pennsylvania residents who were arrested in June with another man for trying to drive into New York City with a cache of weapons.

Idaho teens arrested after police discover hit lists

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 30th - 2:11pm

Two junior high students in Idaho were arrested after police said they brought hit lists to school.

Alabama justice off bench for defying feds on gay marriage

Kim Chandler, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 30th - 2:11pm

Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore was removed from the bench Friday for defying the U.S. Supreme Court on gay marriage, more than a decade after he was ousted for disobeying a federal order to take down a 2 ½-ton monument to the Ten Commandments.

'Black money' scam leads to Providence hotel evacuation

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 30th - 2:01pm

Authorities say a "black money" scam led to an evacuation of a Rhode Island waterfront hotel.

Police to release cellphone, surveillance videos of fatal shooting of black man in El Cajon, California

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 30th - 2:01pm

Police to release cellphone, surveillance videos of fatal shooting of black man in El Cajon, California.

Funeral services held for slain Detroit-area siblings

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 30th - 1:51pm

The mother of four siblings slain in their suburban Detroit home called them her "babies" at their funeral and said she loved them.

The Latest: Alabama chief justice blames 'radical groups'

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 30th - 1:41pm

The Latest on Chief Justice Roy Moore's removal from Alabama Supreme Court bench over gay marriage (all times local):

Police call for cease-fire in dangerous Paintball Gun War

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 30th - 1:41pm

Connecticut police are calling for a cease-fire in a Paintball Gun War before something tragic happens.

Attorney: Gorilla-masked student didn't intimidate activists

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 30th - 1:31pm

An East Tennessee State University student who disrupted an on-campus Black Lives Matter rally while wearing a gorilla mask and carrying around a rope and bananas regrets his actions and was not trying to intimidate anyone, his attorney said.