Jared Goff leads Rams' rookies into training camp

IRVINE, Calif. (AP) — Jared Goff showed up to the UC Irvine dorms a bit ahead of his fellow rookies Tuesday, getting a quick start on his first training camp with the Los Angeles Rams. In truth, the Rams’ quarterback of the future has been trying to get a head start...

Olympic shooters thrust into gun-control debate

AP Photo/Jae C. Hong Kim Rhode sees the news on television or social media. Another mass shooting, in Aurora, San Bernardino, Newtown, Orlando, Dallas, Baton Rouge. For the two-time Olympic gold medalist shotgun shooter, what comes next has become routine. “I just wait for...

Broncos rookie QB insists he can win the starting job

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Rookie Paxton Lynch insists he shouldn’t be counted out from the Denver Broncos’ quarterback competition. The first-round draft pick who labeled the playbook a dictionary when he first arrived in Denver this spring begins training camp...

Student Who Tried To Rush Stage At Trump Rally Pleads Guilty

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio college student has pleaded guilty to trying to rush the stage at a Donald Trump rally and has been ordered to stay out of future GOP presidential events. A federal judge on Tuesday also ordered one year of probation for Thomas DiMassimo and fined him...

Clinton, Dems Put Gun Control At Center Of Convention Stage

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — With mothers of police violence victims on the stage and anti-gun protesters in the streets, Hillary Clinton and Democrats are giving gun control and efforts to curb police violence a starring role at their summer convention. “They’re too easily...

The Latest: Man Accused Of Saying He Had Bomb Before Crash

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Latest on a dump truck that crashed through a security gate at the FBI office in Pittsburgh (all times local): 4:25 p.m. Authorities say a man who drove his dump truck through a security gate at an FBI office in Pittsburgh had claimed to have a bomb but no...

St. Louis police add ice cream truck as outreach tool

ST. LOUIS (AP) — St. Louis police have a question to ask as they take their new truck into neighborhoods: One scoop or two? Police Chief Sam Dotson calls it “Operation Polar Cops,” a truck that will give away ice cream treats at various events at parks,...

Wish granted: Six-year-old boy is garbage man for a day

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Ethan Dean has always dreamed of being a garbage man. He never tires of playing with toy garbage trucks and loves to watch the real ones drive past his house. On Tuesday, the 6-year-old with cystic fibrosis got his wish, riding shotgun in a booster...

Olympic shooters thrust into gun-control debate

AP Photo/Jae C. Hong Kim Rhode sees the news on television or social media. Another mass shooting, in Aurora, San Bernardino, Newtown, Orlando, Dallas, Baton Rouge. For the two-time Olympic gold medalist shotgun shooter, what comes next has become routine. “I just wait for...

The Latest: Man To Face Charges In FBI Dump Truck Crash

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Latest on a dump truck that has crashed through the security gate at the FBI office in Pittsburgh (all times local): 4 p.m. A man accused of driving his dump truck through a security gate at an FBI office in Pittsburgh faces numerous charges including...