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Updated at 7:58 PM

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) " A white police officer will not be charged in a shooting that left an unarmed black motorist paralyzed and sparked protests in Iowa's second largest city, a prosecutor said Tuesday. Linn County Attorney Jerry Vander Sanden announced at a news conference that a grand jury declined to return an indictment against Cedar Rapids police officer Lucas Jones in the Nov. 1 shooting of Jerime Mitchell. It is the second time in one year that Vander Sanden's office has...

Updated at 7:57 PM

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) " Lawyers for Dylann Roof want to delay picking a jury in his federal death penalty trial because of the publicity surrounding the mistrial in a former police officer's case. Roof's lawyers filed the request Tuesday.

Updated at 7:57 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) " The Supreme Court unanimously sided with smartphone maker Samsung on Tuesday in its high-profile patent dispute with Apple over design of the iPhone. The justices said Samsung may not be required to pay all the profits it...

Updated at 7:57 PM

JOHANNESBURG (AP) " Government agents ordered a journalist working for The Associated Press out of South Sudan on Tuesday, taking him to the airport in Juba and putting him aboard a flight to Uganda. Justin Lynch, an American freelance...

Updated at 7:56 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) " President-elect Donald Trump suggested Tuesday that he would cancel Boeing's contract to build a new fleet of presidential aircraft to replace the aging Reagan-era models that currently shuttle the president around the world.

Updated at 7:55 PM

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) " Heisman Trophy winner Rashaan Salaam was found dead in a Colorado park, authorities said Tuesday. The Boulder County coroner's office was still investigating the cause of the death of the 42-year-old Salaam, who won...

Updated at 7:49 PM

PARIS (AP) " The man who served as France's top cop during a series of bloody terror attacks became the nation's new prime minister on Tuesday after Manuel Valls stepped down to focus on running for president. Conceding he is "not a...

Updated at 7:49 PM

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) " Cheerleading and Thai kickboxing have made their way into the Olympic movement. The International Cheer Union and the International Federation of Muay Thai received provisional recognition Tuesday from the IOC...

Updated at 7:31 PM

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) " The former French judge heading an IOC investigation into Russian doping stepped down on Tuesday, three days before the release of a new report into systematic cheating at the 2014 Winter Games in Sochi. Guy...

Updated at 7:24 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) " Though this is the time the Arctic is supposed to be refreezing, scientists say sea ice there hit record low levels for November. In the crucial Barents Sea, floating ice decreased when it would be expected to grow. Arctic...

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