New law may complicate release of Charlotte police video

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Protesters who have filled the streets to push for the release of video of a fatal police shooting could see their task get much harder if Charlotte authorities do not share the footage within a week.

  • Written by JONATHAN DREW, Associated Press GARY D. ROBERTSON, Associated Press

911 transcript: Club gunman said US must stop Syria strikes

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The gunman responsible for the worst mass shooting in U.S. history told a police negotiator during a standoff at a Florida nightclub that the United States needed to stop its airstrikes in Syria and Iraq, according to a transcript of the phone conversation released Friday.

  • Written by MIKE SCHNEIDER, Associated Press

War crimes tribunal sought to try Islamic State detainees

WASHINGTON (AP) — War crimes investigators collecting evidence of the Islamic State group's elaborate operation to kidnap thousands of women as sex slaves say they have a case to try IS leaders with crimes against humanity but cannot get the global backing to bring current detainees before an international tribunal.

  • Written by DESMOND BUTLER, Associated Press LORI HINNANT, Associated Press