'Gentle' Georgia man accused of using 911 to ambush officer

VALDOSTA, Ga. (AP) — Police say a Georgia police officer and his assailant should survive a shootout that began with an ambush only hours after a sniper in Dallas killed five officers and wounded seven more.

  • Written by GARY FINEOUT and RUSS BYNUM, Associated Press

Dallas suspect amassed personal arsenal at suburban home

DALLAS (AP) — An Army veteran killed by Dallas police after he fatally shot five officers amassed a personal arsenal at his suburban home, including bomb-making materials, bulletproof vests, rifles, ammunition and a journal of combat tactics, authorities said Friday.

  • Written by WILL WEISSERT, Associated Press

Black Lives Matter protests continue, despite criticism

The Black Lives Matter movement isn't backing down, despite concerns about a backlash after the killings of five police officers by a black sniper in Dallas.

  • Written by JAY REEVES and ERRIN HAINES WHACK, Associated Press

Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi: Falling star or beacon of hope

NAYPYITAW, Myanmar (AP) — For nearly 30 years, Aung San Suu Kyi starred as arguably the world's most prominent and revered political prisoner, a courageous champion of human rights and democracy in her military-ruled nation.

  • Written by DENIS D. GRAY and ESTHER HTUSAN, Associated Press

NATO leaders to keep troop levels in Afghanistan stable

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — NATO allies agreed Saturday to maintain a stable military presence in Afghanistan, bolstered by President Barack Obama's decision to make a smaller cut in U.S. troop levels than planned.

  • Written by LOLITA C. BALDOR and JOHN-THOR DAHLBURG, Associated Press