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A US police officer from Milwaukee, Wisconsin who shot and killed an African-American man in a park last April will not be charged, prosecutors said Monday. The incident -- in which Dontre Hamilton, 31, was shot 14 times -- prompted demonstrations that foreshadowed the August shooting of unarmed teenage Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri. Milwaukee police officer Christopher Manney was responding to a call from coffee shop employees complaining about Hamilton, who appeared to be homeless, sleeping in a nearby park. "This was a tragic incident for the Hamilton family and for the community," said prosecutor John Chisholm.
HAVANA (AP) — Cuba said Monday that it has a right to grant asylum to U.S. fugitives, the clearest sign yet that the communist government has no intention of extraditing America's most-wanted woman despite the warming of bilateral ties.