162 bodies retrieved after migrant boat capsizes off Egypt

ROSETTA, Egypt (AP) — The bodies of 162 people had been pulled from the waters off the Egyptian coast by Friday, two days after a boat carrying hundreds of migrants capsized in the Mediterranean while attempting to head to Europe.

  • Written by MAGGIE HYDE, Associated Press MAGGIE MICHAEL, Associated Press

Video shows deadly encounter between police, black man

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Video of a deadly encounter between Charlotte police and a black man shows his wife repeatedly telling officers he is not armed and pleading with them not to shoot her husband as they shout at him to drop a gun.

  • Written by TOM FOREMAN Jr., Associated Press JONATHAN DREW, Associated Press

Yahoo hack steals personal info from at least 500M accounts

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Computer hackers swiped personal information from at least 500 million Yahoo accounts in what is believed to be the biggest digital break-in at an email provider.

  • Written by MICHAEL LIEDTKE, AP Technology Writer

Criminal charges in Tulsa police shooting may prevent unrest

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Less than a week after an unarmed black man was shot dead by a white police officer on a Tulsa street, prosecutors charged the officer with first-degree manslaughter, a decision that may prevent unrest in a city with a long history of tense race relations.

  • Written by JUSTIN JUOZAPAVICIUS, Associated Press SEAN MURPHY, Associated Press

Lead crisis in housing project was actually no surprise

EAST CHICAGO, Ind. (AP) — When the mayor in this industrial town ordered the evacuation of a 40-year-old public-housing complex this summer because of severe lead contamination, many people wondered: How could the problem have been overlooked for so long?

  • Written by SARA BURNETT, Associated Press JASON KEYSER, Associated Press