NYC house fire kills 5, including 3 children

Investigators are scouring for clues about what sparked a deadly, fast-moving house fire that killed five people, including three children, on a sunny spring afternoon

Arkansas prepares for 1st double execution in US…

Two Arkansas inmates who say they're in poor health after decades on death row argue that their medical conditions could lead to extreme pain during lethal injections

Fearing a worker shortage, farmers push back on…

Farmers around the U.S. are worried that the Trump administration crackdown on immigrants will deprive them of the workers they need

Siren wails as Israel marks annual Holocaust…

Israel stands still, siren wails across the country to remember the Holocaust's 6 million Jewish victims

APNewsBreak: New Orleans to take down Confederate statues

New Orleans will begin taking down Confederate statutes, becoming the latest Southern body to divorce itself from what some say are symbols of racism and intolerance

Obama to deliver first post-presidency speech in…

Former President Barack Obama is set to hold the first public event of his post-presidential life in the city where he started his political career

New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu says city to begin taking down first of 4 Confederate monuments early Monday

New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu says city to begin taking down first of 4 Confederate monuments early Monday

APNewsBreak: Dodgers, Yankees cut projected…

The Los Angeles Dodgers and New York Yankees are cutting payroll and their luxury tax bills _ just as Bryce Harper, Manny Machado and perhaps Clayton Kershaw near the free-agent market after the 2018 season

1st farmer lawsuit on deck against Syngenta over…

The first lawsuit out of tens of thousands across the U.S. is about to go to trial against Swiss agribusiness giant Syngenta over its decision to put a genetically engineered corn variety onto the U.S. market before China approved it

Sheryl Sandberg picks 'Option B' in her book on…

The new book by Facebook executive Sheryl Sandberg, "Option B: Facing Adversity, Building Resilience and Finding Joy," recounts the death of her husband, her grief, and how she recovered from it

Police search for missing boy in California…

Police in Southern California on Sunday finished their search of a park where the passed out father of a missing 5-year-old boy was found over the weekend and are asking for anyone with information to come forward

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10 Things to Know for Monday

Pilot killed in crash of replica WWI-era plane in…

Authorities say a pilot was killed when a replica World War I-era biplane crashed in a field on California's central coast

Afghan army chief, defense minister resign…

Afghan officials: Army chief, defense minister resign after Taliban attack at army base that killed over 100

Survey of economists finds optimism about growth prospects

Business economists are generally optimistic about the U.S. economy with most expecting stronger growth than last year's poor performance

Pence cites 'challenging times' to troops in…

US Vice President Mike Pence is thanking US service members based in American Samoa

Judge: Suspect in California school killings fit for trial

A California judge has decided that a defendant is mentally competent to stand trial for killing seven former classmates at a small Christian college in 2012

Cement multinational CEO resigns after Syria deals

Cement group LafargeHolcim says its chief executive officer is resigning, weeks after the multinational acknowledged that its branch in northern Syria had struck deals with armed groups so that it could keep business there running

Oregon teen sells $1 million in custom socks

Seventeen-year-old Oregon resident Brennan Agranoff spends his days going to school, doing chores and running his custom-design sock business

Social media timeout as French election reaches…

The final hours of many electoral campaigns are frantic affairs, dominated by last-minute pitches, late-breaking polls and massive social media campaigns aimed at drumming up turnout

Local bulldog named Drake University's beautiful…

The blue tutu and diamond necklace that Prudence was wearing help win over the judges at this year's Beautiful Bulldog contest at Drake University