Alton Sterling was shot outside a store in 2016 after a resident reported he had been threatened by a black man selling CDs. Photograph: AFP/East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office

Louisiana will not charge two white police officers who in 2016 fatally shot Alton Sterling, one of a number of black men slain by police that sparke(...)

Baton Rouge Police Officer Montrell Jackson holds his son Mason at a Father’s Day event for police officers in Baton Rouge. Photograph: Trenisha Jackson/AP

The six Baton Rouge police officers who were killed or wounded in an attack on Sunday morning ranged from a newcomer to the force to veteran officers(...)