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Trump clears way for more police weapons

Local police departments will soon have access to grenade launchers, high-caliber weapons and other surplus U.S. military gear after President Donald Trump signed an...

Gunman shoots Congressman, others

A rifle-wielding attacker opened fire on Republican lawmakers at a congressional baseball practice Wednesday, wounding House GOP Whip Steve Scalise of Louisiana and several...

Cops want military gear from Trump

If president-elect Donald Trump keeps his promise, surplus military grenade launchers, bayonets, tracked armored vehicles and high-powered firearms and ammunition will once again be...

Open carry laws: A challenge for police

Gun-rights activists, some of them wearing camouflage and military-style gear and openly toting rifles and handguns, marched alongside the hundreds of people who flocked...

Chicago police kill grandmother, teen

Bettie Jones, known in her Chicago neighborhood for her work with anti-violence community groups, was killed by police responding to a domestic disturbance just...

A cop, a rape, a national disgrace

The teenager's mother clapped her hands and screamed with joy as she watched an Oklahoma City jury convict a former police officer of raping...

Feds probe Minneapolis shooting

U.S. Justice Department attorneys are expected to fly to Minnesota on Sunday to investigate the killing of a black man that has prompted protests...

Carson: Racial bias? Prove it

Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson told a group of African-American civic leaders on Saturday that he is still waiting to see evidence of racial...

Black women also face problems with cops

Black men are not alone when it comes to difficult relations with the police. Black women are having a tough time too. From the schoolgirl...

Most blacks cite unfair treatment from police

A majority of blacks in the United States — more than 3 out of 5 — say they or a family member have personal...