California university consultant killed in campus stabbing

A retired administrator working as a consultant to California State University, Fullerton was fatally stabbed in a campus parking lot on the first day of the school year Monday in what police called a targeted attack, though they were not sure of a motive.

NYPD fires officer for 2014 death of Eric Garner

After five years of investigations and protests, New York City’s police commissioner on Monday fired an officer involved in the 2014 chokehold death of an unarmed black man whose dying cries of “I can’t breathe” fueled a national debate over race and police use of force.