Groups make DIY bike lanes to show US cities what could be
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DALLAS (AP) — A makeshift bike lane divider made of painted two-by-fours and PVC pipes lasted three days on a busy Dallas street last month before the city removed it, which was two days longer than its creators expected….

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9 die in immigrant-smuggling attempt in sweltering truck
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SAN ANTONIO (AP) — At least nine people died after being crammed into a sweltering tractor-trailer found parked outside a Walmart in the midsummer Texas heat, victims of what authorities said on Sunday was an immigrant-smuggling attempt gone wrong….

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The Latest: Vigil held for people found dead in truck
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SAN ANTONIO (AP) — The Latest on several people found dead in the back of a tractor-trailer in a Walmart parking lot in Texas (all times local):…

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Minneapolis police chief resigns in wake of fatal shooting
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Minneapolis Police Chief JaneƩ Harteau resigned Friday, less than a week after a city officer shot and killed a woman who had called officers for help.

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California governor turns to housing, rail after climate win
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SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Gov. Jerry Brown's aggressive plea for lawmakers to renew California's signature climate change law proved fruitful this week, bolstering his credibility as a world leader in the fight against global warming….

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Federal grand jury indicts US soldier on terrorism charges
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HONOLULU (AP) — A federal grand jury in Hawaii indicted a U.S. soldier Friday for attempting to provide material support to the Islamic State group….

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3 years after police chokehold death, US probe grinds on
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NEW YORK (AP) — When federal prosecutors asked to meet last month with Eric Garner's family, it stoked speculation that their investigation into his death was finally nearing a resolution three years after his last words – "I can't breathe" – became a rallying cry for protests over police killings of black men….

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'Let 1994 go': Simpson case's racial symbolism now a relic
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Justin Zimmerman was a 7-year-old black boy in Moreno Valley, California, when O.J. Simpson was on trial for murder….

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Teens laugh while recording man drowning
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A group of Florida teens who taunted a drowning man while filming his death from afar will not be criminally charged, according to police.

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