- Federal report faults police actions during Ferguson unrest Updated: Jun-30-15 6:08 pm
ST. LOUIS - Police antagonized crowds who gathered to protest in Ferguson after Michael Brown's death last summer, violated free-speech rights and made it difficult to hold officers accountable, according to a Justice Department draft report that found across-the-board flaws in law enforcement's response.
- More states comply with federal rules to stop prison rape Updated: Jun-15-15 7:13 pm
BOISE, Idaho - All but four states have either met or are working toward meeting federal guidelines intended to prevent prison rape, the U.S. Department of Justice says.
- Obama: World too often underestimates young minority men Updated: Jun-15-15 2:57 pm
WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama says the world too often underestimates young minority men.
- Man charged with putting noose on statue to plead guilty Updated: Jun-12-15 5:29 pm
JACKSON, Mississippi - A man charged with hanging a noose around a college statue dedicated to integration and diversity is going to plead guilty.