Sheriff: Officers didn't stand by and watch teens drown

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — When three Florida teenagers stole a car, crashed it into a cemetery pond and then drowned, Pinellas County Sheriff Bob Gualtieri talked about his frustration, about lives "needlessly lost," and how the vehicle became a death chamber for the three girls.

  • Written by TAMARA LUSH, Associated Press

Rights group: EU should 'rethink' Turkey refugee deal

GAZIANTEP, Turkey (AP) — A human rights group says German Chancellor Angela Merkel and top European Union officials should rethink the EU's refugee deal with Turkey, as they travel to the Syrian border to promote the troubled agreement.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS