Advertisement
10 Things to Know for Today

10 Things to Know for Today


Jury to decide if death of man digging tunnels was a crime

California utility seeks higher rates for wildfire safety

Officials say 6 people died in Texas small plane crash

Firefighters battle massive fire at California recycling facility

Surveillance clips show Chinese billionaire with accuser

Wisconsin woman pleads guilty to terrorism charges

Officials say 6 people died in Texas small plane crash

KERRVILLE, Texas (AP) — A man regularly volunteered to fly sick people in remote parts of the country to hospitals in Houston and Dallas was at the controls of a twin-engine airplane that crashed Monday in the Hill Country of central Texas, killing all six aboard.


The Latest: Family: Doomed flight was property scouting trip

DALLAS (AP) — The Latest on a Texas plane crash that killed all six people on board (all times local):


Firefighters battle massive fire at California recycling facility

Fire crews are battling a three-alarm fire at a recycling facility near the port of Stockton, California...


Surveillance clips show Chinese billionaire with accuser

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — An attorney for JD.com founder Richard Liu said Monday that surveillance video showing the Chinese businessman in an elevator and walking arm-in-arm with a woman who has accused him of rape provides a different account of what happened that night.


Wisconsin woman pleads guilty to terrorism charges

MILWAUKEE (AP) — A Wisconsin mother of seven pleaded guilty Monday to trying to plan terrorist attacks on behalf of the Islamic State group by distributing information online on how to make explosives and biological weapons.


APNewsBreak: Police: Louisiana gov's office break-in, arrest

The Louisiana State Police on Monday revealed an extraordinary security breach at the Governor's Mansion, saying they had arrested a man last week who trespassed into the building and damaged property before falling asleep on a couch.


Texas killer dies, leaving open questions about 11 slayings

NAVASOTA, Texas (AP) — A convicted murderer serving 70 years for a 1978 slaying near Houston who was also under investigation in the unsolved killings of 11 missing girls has died in a Texas prison.


Armed border group's leader said to have assassination plans

LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — The leader of an armed group that has been detaining asylum-seeking families from Central America near the Mexican border said two years ago that he was training supporters to assassinate Hillary Clinton, Barack Obama and billionaire Democratic supporter George Soros, according to a criminal complaint filed Monday.


Appeals court nixes condo's coed swimming restrictions

TOMS RIVER, N.J. (AP) — A federal appeals court has ruled that a New Jersey condominium association violated women's rights by setting separate swimming hours for male and female residents.


Mayor wants to ban new glass skyscrapers to cut emissions

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio plans to introduce a bill banning new construction of glass skyscrapers as part of his efforts to reduce citywide greenhouse emissions by 30%.


Mother of missing Illinois 5-year-old not talking to police

CHICAGO (AP) — The mother of a 5-year-old suburban Chicago boy who went missing last week is refusing to cooperate with detectives, police said Monday.


Man to plead guilty to threatening Boston Globe journalists

BOSTON (AP) — A Los Angeles man will plead guilty to threatening to kill journalists at The Boston Globe over the newspaper's criticism of President Donald Trump, his lawyer said on Monday.


North Carolina mom charged for having meth near baby bottle

GRAHAM, N.C. (AP) — Sheriff's deputies in North Carolina have filed multiple charges against the mother of a 21-month-old child after saying they found methamphetamine near a baby bottle.


Animal rights groups sue Iowa over its latest ag-gag law

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Animal rights groups filed a federal lawsuit Monday challenging a new Iowa law that makes it a trespass crime to conduct undercover investigations at livestock farms, a measure the Legislature approved just weeks after a federal judge struck down a similar law.


Footage fuels controversy around Louisiana police shooting

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Body camera footage shows a police pursuit in which a white officer fatally shoots a black man who brandished a BB gun in southwestern Louisiana.


Advertisement
Palace: Trump to pay state visit to Britain in June

President Donald Trump walks on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, Monday, April 22, 2019, during the annual White House Easter Egg Roll.

Buckingham Palace: U.S. President Donald Trump to pay state visit to Britain in June as guest of Queen Elizabeth II
Japan's PM vows to help France in rebuilding Notre Dame

Japan's PM vows to help France in rebuilding Notre Dame

UN panel pays $240M to Kuwait oil firm for Iraq war losses
Official in Austria quits over poem comparing migrants, rats
Iranian parliament labels entire US military as terrorist

Iranian parliament labels entire US military as terrorist

Sudanese call for renewed protests to pressure military
After IS fall, some women who joined plead to come home

After IS fall, some women who joined plead to come home

After IS fall, some women who joined plead to come home

After IS fall, some women who joined plead to come home

Libyan force slows Tripoli push over concerns for civilians

Abdelhadi al-Houij

India to observe US sanctions on Iranian oil
Sri Lanka, like world, again sees scourge of suicide attacks

Sri Lanka, like world, again sees scourge of suicide attacks

Sri Lanka minister: Easter bombings a response to NZ attacks

Sri Lanka minister: Easter bombings a response to NZ attacks

The Latest: New Zealand: No intel linking Sri Lanka bombings

The Latest: New Zealand: No intel linking Sri Lanka bombings

Sri Lanka bombing victims were from at least 12 countries

Sri Lanka bombing victims were from at least 12 countries

Advertisement
Advertisement