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Breakdown of video in police killing of man in California

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 30th - 7:21pm

A moment-by-moment breakdown of events shown in two videos released Friday showing an El Cajon, California, police officer shooting and killing Alfred Olango, an unarmed black man.

Pentagon chief troubled by Philippine president's comments

Robert Burns, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 30th - 7:21pm

Defense Secretary Ash Carter hinted Friday at U.S. impatience with the Philippine government over inflammatory comments by President Rodrigo Duterte.

California police show videos of fatal shooting of black man

Julie Watson and Elliot Spagat, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 30th - 7:11pm

Police released two videos Friday showing an officer fatally shooting an unarmed black man in a San Diego suburb and said they hoped showing the footage would ease escalating tensions.

Charlotte police to release full video in black man's death

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 30th - 7:11pm

Police in Charlotte say they will release all of the dashcam and body camera video from the fatal shooting of a black man that sparked in riots in the city.

California governor OKs sex crime bill tied to Stanford case

Don Thompson, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 30th - 6:42pm

California Gov. Jerry Brown has signed two sexual assault laws in response to national outrage over the six-month jail sentence given to a former Stanford University swimmer for assaulting a woman passed out near a trash bin.

Video suggests police drove at California man they then shot

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 30th - 6:41pm

Dashboard audio indicates two police officers may have tried to hit a homeless man with their police cruiser before fatally shooting him in Sacramento this summer, a newspaper reports.

Judge refuses to toss Planned Parenthood lawsuit over videos

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 30th - 6:41pm

A federal judge in San Francisco has refused to dismiss a lawsuit by Planned Parenthood over videos that a group says show employees of the organization illegally selling parts of aborted fetuses.

Ex-USC linebacker appears in Utah court to face rape charge

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted  Sep 30th - 6:35pm

Osa Chad Masina, a former Brighton High football star and now suspended USC linebacker, made his first court appearance Friday on charges of raping a woman in Cottonwood Heights.

Stripper segregation: Feds say club mistreats black dancers

Jeff Amy, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 30th - 6:01pm

Clothed in the power of the law, the federal government is again suing a Mississippi strip club, saying black strippers should be treated equally when they take it all off.

Alabama justice off bench for defying feds on gay marriage

Kim Chandler, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 30th - 6:01pm

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.

Ohio police fatally shoot armed murder suspect near home

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 30th - 5:44pm

Police fatally shot a murder suspect who was seen with a gun in his jacket before he ran from officers and was ordered to stop in a confrontation, authorities in Ohio's capital said Friday.

State police: Armed man killed after Detroit-area chase

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 30th - 5:31pm

An armed man who called himself a "sovereign citizen" was fatally shot Friday by Michigan State Police after racing away from a traffic stop and leading troopers on a chase in suburban Detroit, authorities said.

FBI returns to home of man charged in bombings in 2 states

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 30th - 5:11pm

Federal investigators are again gathering evidence from the home of a man charged with setting off bombs in New York and New Jersey.

Armed man dies after struggle with California police

John Rogers, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 30th - 5:11pm

A man armed with a knife and reported to be bipolar died after a struggle with Pasadena police officers who were called to an apartment early Friday following reports of a disturbance.

Construction worker dies in American Fork trench collapse

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 30th - 5:01pm

A Utah construction worker is dead after a trench collapse in American Fork.

Relatives of black man shot by white officer file lawsuit

Jeff Amy, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 30th - 5:01pm

The son of a black man fatally shot by a white Mississippi police officer in 2015 has filed a lawsuit against the former officer, the city of Columbus and others for what it called a wrongful death.

Texas pulls out of federal refugee resettlement program

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 30th - 4:51pm

Texas has formally stopped helping the U.S. government provide aid and services to refugees, citing alleged security concerns.

2 lawmakers aid after West Virginia car crash

Michelle C. Rindels, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 30th - 4:41pm

Florida Sen. Marco Rubio and Nevada Rep. Joe Heck came to the aid of victims of a fatal car crash in West Virginia on Thursday night.

White House snafu: Obama transcript puts Jerusalem in Israel

Josh Lederman, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 30th - 4:34pm

The White House rushed Friday to correct a diplomatic blooper after an official transcript listed Jerusalem as part of Israel, contradicting a delicate U.S. policy that takes no position on the city's status.

45th Albuquerque balloon fiesta set for weekend launch

Russell Contreras, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 30th - 4:31pm

The 45th Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta is set to begin Saturday and is expected to draw close to a million visitors to central New Mexico. Here are some key things to know for the event: