Assault charges dismissed against cop convicted of murder

A judge has dismissed assault charges against a white former Dallas-area police officer sentenced to 15 years in prison for the 2017 fatal shooting of an unarmed black teenager
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Dallas leaders' proactive stance helps tamp down protest

Dallas leaders swiftly admitted that a white officer who shot a black man in his own apartment last week had made a mistake
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Dallas police group head: Convicted officer held accountable

The head of a Dallas police employee organization says a former suburban officer convicted in the shooting death of an unarmed black teenager was held accountable
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The Latest: Police union head says ex-cop held accountable

The head of Dallas' largest police union says due process was followed in the trial of a former suburban police officer convicted of murder for killing of a teenager
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Latest: Assault charges still pending for convicted ex-cop

Prosecutors are considering whether to pursue pending assault charges against a white former Dallas-area police officer convicted of murder in the shooting of an unarmed black teen
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Texas prosecutors to decide on other charges for ex-officer

A Texas jury gave a white former police officer too lenient of a punishment when sentencing him to 15 years for the shooting death of an unarmed black teenager who was in a car leaving a house party, the victim's family members said.
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Correction: Texas Officer-Murder Trial-Differences story

Correction: Texas Officer-Murder Trial-Differences story
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Victim's family calls ex-cop's 15-year sentence too short

Family members of an unarmed black teenager who was fatally shot leaving a house party in suburban Dallas say jurors gave the white ex-police officer who killed him too lenient of a prison sentence
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The Latest: Advocates criticize 15-year sentence for ex-cop

The Mothers Against Police Brutality advocacy group says it is dissatisfied with the 15-year prison sentence for a white former Texas police officer convicted of murder in the shooting death of an unarmed black teenager
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White ex-Texas cop gets 15 years in black teenager's death

White former police officer sentenced to 15 years in prison for the murder of an unarmed 15-year-old boy after firing into a car packed with black teenagers leaving a house party in suburban Dallas
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Tech giants slide, pulling US stock market sharply lower

A broad sell-off in technology companies is pulling U.S. stocks sharply lower, knocking more than 500 points off the Dow Jones Industrial Average
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NHL, retired players reach $19M concussions settlement

NHL, retired players reach $19 million concussions settlement
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A man is in custody in a drug-related shooting in Burlington

A man is in custody in a drug-related shooting in Burlington, Vermont
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Judge: Sides in Florida recount should 'ramp down' rhetoric

Judge tells warring sides in Florida recount to 'ramp down' rhetoric alleging illegal activity
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Class 5A Texas high school playoff pairings

Class 5A Texas high school playoff pairings
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Illinois officer responds to gunfire, fatally shoots guard

Authorities say a police officer who was responding to a shooting at a suburban Chicago bar fatally shot an armed security guard who witnesses say was trying to detain an armed man
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Pence makes brief stop in Alaska en route to Asia

Vice President Mike Pence paid a Veterans Day visit to service members in Alaska's largest city during a refueling stop en route to an Asia trip
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Saban has no plans to sit 'Bama QB Tau Tagovailoa this week

Crimson Tide coach Nick Saban has no plans to sit Alabama quarterback Tau Tagovailoa this week vs The Citadel
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Celebrities offer thanks, condolences in death of Stan Lee

Celebrities offer their thanks, remembrances and condolences in the death of Marvel legend Stan Lee
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Quick change: Packers move on after win, prep for Seattle

The Green Bay Packers don't have any time to wind down after a win over the Miami Dolphins
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Israel, Hamas trade heavy fire after deadly incursion

Palestinian militants have bombarded Israel with dozens of rockets and mortar shells, while Israeli warplanes struck targets throughout the Gaza Strip in what appeared to be the most intense exchange of fire since the 2014 war
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The Latest: Fire chief expects count to show more lost homes

Los Angeles County's fire chief says he expects further damage assessments to show that hundreds more homes have been lost on top of the 370 already counted as lost in Southern California's huge wildfires
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Stan Lee, creator of a galaxy of Marvel superheroes, dies

Comic book genius Stan Lee, the architect of the contemporary comic book, has died at age 95
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The Latest: Wisconsin Gov.-elect Evers decries Nazi salute

Wisconsin's Democratic Gov.-elect Tony Evers says high school boys giving what appears to be a Nazi salute in a photo has "no place in Wisconsin."
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Jonathan Klinsmann added to US roster vs England, Italy

Jonathan Klinsmann, the son of former American coach Jurgen Klinsmann, added to US roster for exhibition games against England and Italy and could make his national team debut
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Sen. Andy Billig of Spokane new Senate majority leader

Senate Democrats have elected Sen. Andy Billig of Spokane to lead their caucus
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Jonathan Klinsmann added to US roster vs England, Italy

Jonathan Klinsmann, the son of former American coach Jurgen Klinsmann, added to US roster for exhibition games against England and Italy and could make his national team debut
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Carroll coach retires after 20 seasons, 6 national titles

Carroll College football coach Mike Van Diest has announced his retirement after 20 seasons and six NAIA national championships
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The Latest: Boxes used for office supplies, not ballots

Elections officials say boxes labeled with the words "provisional ballots" that have shown up around Broward County contain offices supplies used on Election Day and are not used to collect actual filled-out ballots
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The Latest: UN, Egypt working to end Gaza fighting

The United Nations says it is working with Egypt to broker an end to the latest round of fighting in Gaza
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