ST. LOUIS (AP) — Attorney General Eric Holder sought Wednesday to reassure the people of Ferguson about the investigation into Michael Brown's death and said he understands why many black Americans do not trust police, recalling how he was repeatedly stopped by officers who seemed to target him because of his race.
The evil "queen stage" of the USA Pro Challenge took riders 96 miles from Gunnison over Monarch Pass at 11,213 feet on the Continental Divide, down to Salida and back up to Monarch Mountain. But the nearly four-hour grind that unfolded over 155 kilometers was decided with one kilometer to go.
Donovan, the greatest goal scorer in U.S. soccer history, added to his Major League Soccer career scoring mark with his 139th goal and added his 125th assist, capping the Galaxy's comeback from a 3-1 deficit.
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama sent special operations troops to Syria this summer on a secret mission to rescue American hostages, including journalist James Foley, held by Islamic State extremists, but they did not find them, the administration disclosed Wednesday.