Raising stakes, attorney for porn star seeks Trump testimony

WASHINGTON (AP) — An attorney for Stormy Daniels filed a motion Wednesday seeking to question President Donald Trump and his attorney under oath about a pre-election payment to the porn actress aimed at keeping her quiet about an alleged tryst with Trump.

  • Written by By CATHERINE LUCEY , Associated Press

3 people face charges in waterslide death of Kansas boy, 10

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A water park company co-owner accused of rushing the world's tallest waterslide into service and a designer accused of shoddy planning have been charged in the decapitation of a 10-year-old boy on the ride in 2016.

  • Written by By JOHN HANNA , Associated Press

Black teens view Parkland gun debate with frustration, hope

BALTIMORE (AP) — Imani Holt was just 10 when she saw a neighbor get fatally shot by a triggerman riding a bicycle. The African-American girl from a gritty section of Baltimore was so traumatized by the drug-fueled bloodshed she refused to leave her family's apartment for weeks.

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  • Written by By DAVID MCFADDEN and REBECCA SANTANA , Associated Press

2 officers in black man's fatal shooting won't be charged

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana's attorney general ruled out criminal charges Tuesday against two white Baton Rouge police officers in the fatal shooting of a black man during a struggle outside a convenience store nearly two years after his death caused widespread protests.


  • Written by By MICHAEL KUNZELMAN and ANTHONY IZAGUIRRE , Associated Press