Clinton receives long-awaited endorsement from Sanders

PORTSMOUTH, N.H. (AP) — A contentious Democratic primary fight ended Tuesday with hugs, handshakes and thank yous, as Bernie Sanders told supporters that their "political revolution" was dependent upon getting Hillary Clinton elected as the country's next president.

  • Written by KEN THOMAS, Associated Press, KATHLEEN RONAYNE, Associated Press

Police shooting strikes fear in city marked by its diversity

DALLAS (AP) — When the first shots rang out, Marcus Carter was standing on a downtown Dallas street corner. Beau Nazary was tending to customers in his family's Mediterranean restaurant. And Gillian Breidenbach was in her high-rise condo, her teenage son with friends somewhere below the gleaming city landscape shining through her windows.

  • Written by CHRISTINE ARMARIO, Associated Press

Dallas police had taken steps to mend rift with minorities

DALLAS (AP) — When Micah Johnson opened fire on Dallas police in an act of vengeance against white officers, he was attacking a department whose chief has been lauded across the country for taking bold steps to root out bad cops and repair relations with minorities.

  • Written by EMILY SCHMALL, Associated Press