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APNewsBreak: Racial disparities in Connecticut stun gun use

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Officers in Connecticut last year fired stun guns at blacks and Hispanics at a higher rate than at white suspects, and warned but didn't fire at white suspects at a higher rate than they did blacks or Hispanics, according to preliminary data from the nation's first statewide accounting of the weapons' use by police.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 27 January 2016

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Official: Man said he was heading to DC to 'start shooting'

WASHINGTON (AP) — A man who told his former boss he was going to go to Washington and "start shooting" has been arrested and will face charges related to threats to government officials, a federal law enforcement official said.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 27 January 2016

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2 ships searching for MH370 have damaged vital equipment

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — The hunt for the Malaysian airliner in the Indian Ocean has been set back with two of the three search ships sustaining damage to vital equipment in recent days, officials said on Wednesday.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 27 January 2016

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US stocks rise as oil changes course again and soars

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are rising Tuesday as the price of oil makes another abrupt reversal, this time rising more than 6 percent after falling by about that much a day ago. Banks are also climbing, and consumer stocks are getting a lift from strong fourth-quarter results from companies like Procter & Gamble and handbag maker Coach.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 26 January 2016

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Broadway and Hollywood mix for hybrid musical 'Grease: Live'

BURBANK, Calif. (AP) — Fox is gearing up to give Broadway a serious dose of the Hollywood treatment.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 26 January 2016

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Navy finds no sign of shooting at San Diego medical center

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Navy said Tuesday an initial inspection at Naval Medical Center San Diego found no sign of a gunman or a shooting.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 26 January 2016

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Chase planning rollout of card-free ATMs

NEW YORK (AP) — Soon, losing your ATM card won't be the financial life-stopping event it used to be. Just don't also lose your phone.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 26 January 2016

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Vatican: Iran must join fight against terrorism

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis held talks with Iran's president at the Vatican Tuesday, calling on Tehran to play a key role in stopping the spread of terrorism as Iran tries to improve its image in the global arena following an agreement on its nuclear program.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 26 January 2016

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