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Police arrest suspect in China arson attack that killed 18

Police arrest suspect in China arson attack that killed 18

BEIJING — Police in a southern Chinese city have caught a man suspected of setting a fire at a three-story building Tuesday that killed 18 people and injured five others.

Mexico officials: 3 missing film students believed slain

MEXICO CITY — Authorities in the western Mexico state of Jalisco say they believe three film students missing since last month were killed and dissolved in acid.
Waffle House slaying suspect arrested after massive manhunt

Waffle House slaying suspect arrested after massive manhunt

NASHVILLE — The mentally unstable gunman suspected of killing four people in a late-night shooting at a Waffle House restaurant was arrested near his apartment Monday after hiding from police for more than a day, authorities said.
Court sides with human in copyright fight over monkey selfie

Court sides with human in copyright fight over monkey selfie

SAN FRANCISCO — A U.S. appeals court on Monday favoured humans over animals in a novel copyright lawsuit filed over a series of entertaining selfies taken by a monkey with a toothy grin. U.S.
Colorado Supreme Court knocks US Rep. Lamborn off ballot

Colorado Supreme Court knocks US Rep. Lamborn off ballot

DENVER — Colorado's Supreme Court on Monday knocked six-term U.S. Rep. Doug Lamborn from his party's primary, saying the Colorado Springs Republican didn't collect enough valid voter signatures to qualify for the ballot.

Missouri lawmaker won't resign over calls to radio show

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — A Democratic Missouri state lawmaker on Monday said he won't step down despite facing backlash for repeatedly calling into a radio program whose host has been criticized for comments denounced as racist and offensive.
Jury: Atlanta attorney who shot wife guilty of murder

Jury: Atlanta attorney who shot wife guilty of murder

ATLANTA — After telling the judge Monday morning that they were stuck and couldn't reach a verdict, jurors deliberated a few more hours before deciding that a well-connected Atlanta attorney intentionally shot his wife, causing her death.
Enbridge Line 3 project should follow existing route, U.S. judge says

Enbridge Line 3 project should follow existing route, U.S. judge says

MINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota regulators should approve Enbridge Energy's proposal for replacing its aging Line 3 crude oil pipeline only if it follows the existing route rather than company's preferred route, an administrative law judge recommended Monday

Victims of Waffle House shooting include student, rapper

NASHVILLE — The victims of the Waffle House shooting in Tennessee on Sunday morning were all in their 20s. They include a college student, an aspiring rapper and music producer, and a restaurant employee.

Saudi-led airstrike at Yemen wedding killed at least 20

SANAA, Yemen — An airstrike by the Saudi-led coalition hit a wedding party in northern Yemen, killing at least 20 people including the bride, health officials said Monday, as harrowing images emerged on social media of the deadly bombing, the third t