NEW ORLEANS (AP) — In a story Nov. 23 about a shooting in a New Orleans park, The Associated Press reported erroneously the name of a professor. His name is Peter Scharf, not Sharf. The story also should have made clear that he studies crime at the Louisiana State University School of Public Health.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — New Orleans officials are quite sure someone knows the identities of the shooters who opened fire on each other in a crowd of hundreds of people during a block party — and they are urging them to come forward.
A Baltimore judge on Tuesday ordered that jurors remain anonymous in the trial of a policeman charged in the death of a black man from an injury while in custody, an incident that triggered protests and rioting. Officer William Porter, 26, is the first of six Baltimore officers to face trial separately over the death of Freddie Gray in April. Judge Barry Williams denied a defense motion to sequester jurors, but agreed to have them stay anonymous to prevent potential coercion or attempts to sway them.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton and husband Bill Clinton have made $35 million from 164 paid speeches to financial services, real estate and insurance companies since leaving the White House in 2001.