For some theater shooting jurors, trial began after verdict

CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — For nearly 14 weeks, they sat in a suburban Denver jury box, listening for hours as witnesses described the searing pain of gunshot wounds and the terror they felt as they fled the movie theater, the gunman still firing at them.

  • Written by SADIE GURMAN, Associated Press

Gunmen attack Baghdad mall, killing 18

BAGHDAD (AP) — Gunmen stormed into a Baghdad mall on Monday after setting off a car bomb and launching a suicide attack at its entrance, killing at least 18 people and wounding 50 in the city's mainly Shiite east, Iraqi officials said.

  • Written by SUSANNAH GEORGE, Associated Press

High court seems ready to scrap mandatory public union fees

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Monday appeared ready to deal a major blow to the power and clout of organized labor as it considers the free speech rights of government workers who say they shouldn't be forced to pay fees to public-sector unions.

  • Written by SAM HANANEL, Associated Press

Trial of Freddie Gray van driver delayed by appeals court

BALTIMORE (AP) — A Maryland appeals court postponed the trial of a police van driver charged with second-degree murder in the death of Freddie Gray, saying it needs to address whether another Baltimore officer should be compelled to testify against Caesar Goodson.

  • Written by JULIET LINDERMAN, Associated Press DAVID DISHNEAU, Associated Press