Schools report racist incidents in wake of Trump election

In the wake of Donald Trump’s election, reports of racist incidents are emerging from the nation’s schools and universities, including students who chanted “white power” and called black classmates “cotton pickers.” Reporting by The Associated...

Cowabunga, dudette! Women take on surf contest for 1st time

AP Photo/Ben Margot HONOLULU (AP) — Charging into violent waves at a Maui surf break known as “Jaws,” a group of women made history Friday as they competed for the first time in the World Surf League’s big-wave surfing competition. The female competitors...

Trump protesters: students, immigrants, anarchists and more

AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Donald Trump says the thousands of men and women taking to the streets to protest his election are “professional protesters incited by the media.” But who are they really? The answer varies from state to state. The...

Gibbs drivers walk fine line on teamwork and title hopes

AP Photo/LM Otero AVONDALE, Ariz. (AP) — It’s tense at Joe Gibbs Racing, regardless of what the drivers want you to believe as they head into a showdown with their seasons at stake. There’s only two spots left in NASCAR’s title-deciding final race, and...

Gary Woodland shoots 65, leads OHL Classic at Mayakoba

PLAYA DEL CARMEN, Mexico (AP) — Gary Woodland birdied three of the final four holes Friday for a 6-under 65 and a one-stroke lead in the PGA Tour’s OHL Classic at Mayakoba. Woodland played the first 36 holes without a bogey, following an opening 64 to get to 13-under...

Judge To Deadlocked Jury: Keep Deliberating Fate Of Officer

CINCINNATI (AP) — Jurors on Friday told a judge they can’t reach a decision after three days of deliberations in the murder trial of a white police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black man during a traffic stop. The judge told them to keep deliberating. The jurors said...

Judge Deflects Jury Question On Arrest Definition In Trial

CINCINNATI (AP) — A judge on Friday twice told jurors to keep deliberating in the murder trial of a white police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black man during a traffic stop. Late in the afternoon, Hamilton County Judge Megan Shanahan briefly convened the jury weighing a...

The Latest: Judge Tells Ohio Jury To Keep Deliberating

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Latest on deliberations in the murder trial of a white former officer in the shooting of an unarmed black man (all times local): 12:30 p.m. Jurors have told a judge they can’t reach a decision in the murder trial of a white former police officer who...

Schools report racially charged incidents after election

In the wake of Donald Trump’s election, reports of racially charged incidents are emerging from the nation’s schools and universities, including students who chanted “white power” and called black classmates “cotton pickers.” Reporting by The...

Cowabunga, dudette! Women take on surf contest for 1st time

AP Photo/Ben Margot HONOLULU (AP) — Charging into violent waves at a Maui surf break known as “Jaws,” a group of women made history Friday as they competed for the first time in the World Surf League’s big-wave surfing competition. The female competitors...