US Ballistic Missile Test-Fired from Calif. Base

An unarmed missile capable of sending a nuclear bomb across the world was launched Wednesday from California amid rising tensions between the U.S. and North Korea. (May 3) Subscribe for more Breaking News: Get updates and more Breaking News here: The Associated Press is the essential global news network, delivering fast, unbiased news from every …

More Rain Headed to Flooded Midwest

Flooded areas of the Midwest are bracing for another round of heavy rain, the last thing they need with rivers in several places at or near record levels. Several inches of rain are forecast over the next few days. (May 3) Subscribe for more Breaking News: Get updates and more Breaking News here: The Associated …

Alton Sterling’s Aunt: All This Was For Nothing

Sources tell AP that the two white Baton Rouge police officers who killed a black man named Alton Sterling won’t face federal charges. Sterling’s aunt said hearing the decision is ‘like going back to the first day.’ (May 3) Subscribe for more Breaking News: Get updates and more Breaking News here: The Associated Press is …

Raw: Arkansas National Guard Sent to Flood Zone

Northeastern Arkansas is dealing with severe flooding. Parts of the small town Pocahontas are evacuated as the flooded Black River is expected to reach a record crest on Thursday. National Guard troops are helping to evacuate residents. (May 3) Subscribe for more Breaking News: Get updates and more Breaking News here: The Associated Press is …

AP: No Charges For Baton Rouge Police Officers

The Justice Department decided not to charge two white Baton Rouge police officers in the death of a black man whose shooting was captured on video, The Associated Press has learned. A vigil was held outside the store where Alton Sterling died. (May 3) Subscribe for more Breaking News: Get updates and more Breaking News …

Sex Trafficking Claims Against US Firm in Iraq

An American company helping secure the Iraqi base where F-16s battle the Islamic State group has allowed employees to engage in human trafficking, alcohol smuggling, theft and security violations, an Associated Press investigation has found. (May 3) Subscribe for more Breaking News: Get updates and more Breaking News here: The Associated Press is the essential …

Raw: 2 Chicago Police Officers Shot and Wounded

Two Chicago police officers were shot and wounded late Tuesday in a high crime neighborhood of the city’s South Side, police say. Both officers were hospitalized. Police say the shots were fired from a vehicle. They are searching for suspects. (May 3) Subscribe for more Breaking News: Get updates and more Breaking News here: The …

Man Dies in Wis. Jail, Jury Recommends Charges

The son of a man who died of dehydration in the Milwaukee County jail says he was relieved that an inquest jury recommended charges against seven Milwaukee County jail staffers. (May 2) Subscribe for more Breaking News: Get updates and more Breaking News here: The Associated Press is the essential global news network, delivering fast, …

Ex-Officer Pleads Guilty in Black Man’s Slaying

A white former police officer whose killing of an unarmed black man running from a traffic stop was captured on cellphone video pleaded guilty Tuesday to federal civil rights charges that could send him to prison for decades. (May 2) Subscribe for more Breaking News: Get updates and more Breaking News here: The Associated Press …

Dallas Suspect Identified in Triple Shooting

Dallas police on Tuesday identified a 36-year-old man with a criminal history as the suspected gunman who killed one person and critically wounded two others, including a paramedic. (May 2) Subscribe for more Breaking News: Get updates and more Breaking News here: The Associated Press is the essential global news network, delivering fast, unbiased news …