Jury acquits Tulsa officer in shooting of unarmed black man

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — A jury on Wednesday acquitted a white Oklahoma police officer who says she fired out of fear last year when she killed an unarmed black man with his hands held above his head.

  • Written by JUSTIN JUOZAPAVICIUS , Associated Press

US officials criticize Turkey after attack on DC protesters

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. officials strongly criticized the Turkish government after video appeared to show its president's security forces pushing past police and violently breaking up a protest outside their diplomatic residence in Washington.

  • Written by JESSICA GRESKO , Associated Press

Soundgarden singer Chris Cornell dies at age 52 in Detroit

Rocker Chris Cornell, who gained fame as the lead singer of the bands Soundgarden and Audioslave, has died at age 52, and police said Thursday that his death is being investigated as a possible suicide.

  • Written by NEKESA MUMBI MOODY , AP Entertainment Writer

Roger Ailes, media guru and political strategist, dies at 77

NEW YORK (AP) — Roger Ailes, the communication maestro who transformed TV news by creating Fox News Channel only to be ousted from his media empire at the height of his reign for alleged sexual harassment, died Thursday, according to his wife, Elizabeth Ailes. He was 77.

  • Written by FRAZIER MOORE , AP Television Writer