Two journeyman golfers tied for lead at Travelers Championship

CROMWELL, Conn. — The star power is rather dim at the top of the leaderboard through one round of the Travelers Championship at TPC River Highlands. Kramer Hickok and Satoshi Kodaira lead at 7-under par after shooting 63s. Talor Gooch is 6-under. Maverick McNealy, Brice Garnett, Beau Hossler, Henrik Norlander and Patrick Rodgers are next … Read more

Probe after off-duty Rhode Island cop shoots 18-year old

An off-duty Rhode Island cop shot an 18-year-old driver Wednesday, in an incident that’s under investigation by several law enforcement agencies. Surveillance footage shows Pawtucket Police Officer Daniel Dolan’s white pickup truck follow a black Audi into a pizzeria parking lot in West Greenwich before he gets out and appears to wave a gun at … Read more

County to pay $280K to journalists tear-gassed in Ferguson

Three journalists with Al Jazeera who were tear-gassed during a protest in Ferguson, Missouri, after Michael Brown’s death in 2014 have settled a lawsuit with the county whose SWAT team fired the tear gas. St. Charles County agreed to pay $280,000, according to the law firm Lathrop GPM, which represented the journalists. The St. Louis suburb of … Read more