Official: Police chief investigated for illegal gun sales

BAY ST. LOUIS, Miss. (AP) — A Mississippi police chief killed himself soon after learning that authorities were investigating allegations he illegally sold city-owned firearms, including an assault rifle, a sheriff's official said Friday.

  • Written by KEVIN McGILL, Associated Press, REBECCA SANTANA, Associated Press

California prosecutor to charge 7 officers in sex scandal

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Seven current and former San Francisco Bay Area police officers will be charged in a sexual misconduct scandal involving a teenager who was later arrested in Florida in an unrelated assault case, a prosecutor said Friday.

  • Written by PAUL ELIAS, Associated Press

In dash to November, campaigns pin hopes on turnout efforts

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Over pizza and cupcakes, Jose Nunez implored a crowd of University of Iowa students to pull out their smartphones and start sharing with online friends their personal reasons for backing Hillary Clinton for president.

  • Written by THOMAS BEAUMONT, Associated Press, JULIE PACE, Associated Press