Michael Balsamo, Associated Press | Posted Jan 24th - 4:52pm
Two Los Angeles police officers acted in self-defense when they fatally shot a 25-year-old mentally ill, black man during a struggle over an officer's gun and will not face criminal charges for the 2014 shooting that led to protests, prosecutors said Tuesday.
Dee-Ann Durbin, Associated Press | Posted Jan 24th - 4:44pm
The threat from President Donald Trump to tax Mexican-made cars sold in the U.S. would throw the auto industry into disarray, analysts say, forcing some uncomfortable choices: Raise car prices or swallow the cost. Stop selling Mexican-made cars in the U.S. but risk losing customers. Move production to the U.S. but make less money.
Richard Lardner, Associated Press | Posted Jan 24th - 4:30pm
The Senate confirmed President Donald Trump's pick for U.S. ambassador to the United Nations by a decisive margin Tuesday as Republican-led committees paved the way for three more of his Cabinet nominees to be approved just days into the new administration.
Jennifer Peltz, Associated Press | Posted Jan 24th - 3:43pm
Columbia University was founded partly with slave traders' money, counted slaveholders among its early leaders and let at least one prominent student have a slave with him at college, according to a report released Tuesday.