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McKinney Community Fights Charges of Racism Brought on by Pool Party Video

A seven-minute video of a police officer's forceful treatment of pool-partying teenagers has thrust the town of McKinney, Texas into the fierce national debate over police tactics and racism — a tempest that some residents say their town doesn't deserve.<p>The episode has taken on a surreal quality, …

Black Lives Matter

How London man may have helped trigger the 'flash crash'

NEW YORK (AP) — He operated from a modest suburban London home he shared with his parents, far from the city's glamorous financial center. He used off-the-shelf software anyone can buy.<p>Yet, if U.S. authorities are correct, Navinder Singh Sarao, 36, managed to send a jolt of fear through the world's …

Stock Markets

Greece's grand plan: default and stay in the euro

With the country coming ever closer to defaulting to its creditors, here's how Athens could stiff its lenders but still remain in the euro<p>There's a new theory doing the rounds in the "Grexit or no Grexit" debate.<p>Unlike the widely-held conjecture that a default would lead inexorably to Greece's …

Pacquiao adviser: Floyd nixes $5M drug fine

Manny Pacquiao adviser Michael Koncz told ESPN.com on Thursday that Floyd Mayweather Jr. has declined to agree to terms for a penalty that would cost …

Boxing