Church shootings leave holes in the fabric of Charleston

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — The bullet holes in the fellowship hall at Emanuel AME church have been patched, but the holes in the fabric of life in Charleston remain.

  • Written by JEFFREY COLLINS , Associated Press

More whales strand in New Zealand, bringing total to 650

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — A new pod of 240 whales swam aground at a remote New Zealand beach on Saturday just hours after weary volunteers managed to refloat a different group of whales following an earlier mass stranding.

  • Written by NICK PERRY, Associated Press

Trump attacks on judiciary raise safety concerns for judges

SEATTLE (AP) — When a judge who helped derail President Donald Trump's travel ban was hit with online threats, the abuse raised safety concerns among jurists across the country, and experts are worried that the president's own attacks on the judiciary could make judges a more inviting target.

  • Written by MARTHA BELLISLE, Associated Press

NYPD plans 23,000 body cams. Number on streets now: 0

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City police plan to put body cameras on all 23,000 of its patrol officers by 2019, an ambitious effort that would dwarf all others across the country.

  • Written by COLLEEN LONG, Associated Press