Study: 1st evidence that Zika may cause temporary paralysis

LONDON (AP) — Scientists may have the first evidence that Zika can cause temporary paralysis, according to a new study of patients who developed the rare condition during an outbreak of the virus in Tahiti two years ago.

  • Written by MARIA CHENG, AP Medical Writer

Community awaits answers after officer shoots man in chase

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A neighborhood in turmoil after the death of a man who police say was wanted on a drug charge is awaiting answers about what led an officer to fatally shoot him as authorities continue investigating.

  • Written by JONATHAN DREW, Associated Press

Super Tuesday: Clinton, Trump look to pull away from rivals

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Hillary Clinton are eyeing an opportunity to pull away from their rivals on Super Tuesday, a delegate-rich dash across the country that could accelerate their march toward the general election.

  • Written by JULIE PACE, Associated Press JILL COLVIN, Associated Press

Iraqi forces launch push to retake area north of Baghdad

BAGHDAD (AP) — Backed by paramilitary forces and aerial support, Iraqi troops on Tuesday launched a new push to retake a key area north of the capital, Baghdad, and dislodge Islamic State militants from there, officials said.

  • Written by SINAN SALAHEDDIN, Associated Press