NEW YORK (AP) â Big-city police departments and union leaders around the country are warning the rank and file to wear bulletproof vests and avoid making inflammatory posts on social media in the days after a man ambushed two officers and shot them to death inside their patrol car.
MILWAUKEE (AP) â A white Milwaukee police officer who was fired after he fatally shot a mentally ill black man in April won't face criminal charges, the county's top prosecutor said Monday.
WASHINGTON (AP) â Christmastime is here and a new poll reveals the cards and gifts that are part of celebrating the holiday are ubiquitous, even among those who don't share the Christian beliefs behind the story of the Magi who gave the first Christmas gifts.
NEW YORK (AP) â The police killings of unarmed blacks in Ferguson, Missouri, and elsewhere â and the investigations and tumultuous protests they inspired â was the top news story of 2014, according to The Associated Press' annual poll of U.S. editors and news directors.
NEW YORK (AP) â Civil rights leaders Sunday condemned the ambush killings of two New York police officers and expressed fear that the backlash over the bloodshed could derail the protest movement that has grown out of the deaths of Michael Brown and Eric Garner.