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St. Louis County prosecutor mum on reopening Ferguson case

Jan. 8, 2019 5:43 PM EST

CLAYTON, Mo. (AP) — New St. Louis County prosecutor Wesley Bell is wasting no time implementing changes in how the county approaches crime. But so far he's not ready to address his biggest issue: whether to reopen the investigation of the fatal police shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson. Among Bell's...

Old favorites, outdated attitudes: Can entertainment expire?

Dec. 28, 2018 5:45 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — They are fighting, yes, but the fight crackles with the enticing electricity that only Cary Grant and Katharine Hepburn could deliver. He is storming out the door. She is throwing his golf clubs after him. The music is jaunty. He is charmingly irritated. Then: He strides up to her, throws a...

Correction: YE-Top 10 Stories story

Dec. 22, 2018 8:51 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — In a story Dec. 20 about the top 10 news stories of 2018, The Associated Press gave an incorrect breakdown of students and staff killed in a mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. There were 14 students and three staff members killed. A corrected version...

Court says no bail as Cosby appeals sex assault conviction

Dec. 14, 2018 5:11 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Pennsylvania Supreme Court has rejected a request from Bill Cosby to be released on bail while he appeals his sexual assault conviction. The order from the court issued Friday does not elaborate on the decision. Cosby filed an appeal earlier this month saying that Pennsylvania trial...

Cosby lawyers detail 11 alleged trial errors as they appeal

Dec. 11, 2018 3:52 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bill Cosby's lawyers detailed nearly a dozen alleged legal errors Tuesday, including the judge's decision to send the case to trial, as they appeal his sexual assault conviction and three- to 10-year prison term. They've also asked the Pennsylvania Supreme Court this month to release...

Images of 2018: AP photographers capture a world in motion

Dec. 3, 2018 11:24 AM EST

A human tide of would-be Americans, rolling toward the border. American rockets streaking across the darkness over Damascus. Students fleeing a gunman at a Florida high school, their hands raised in the air. Associated Press photographers were there to record a world in constant motion in 2018. Some of it was...