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OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) " Terry Ewing was among the anxious family and friends who received confirmation Monday of what he already knew in his heart: His girlfriend was among the three dozen killed in the Oakland warehouse fire. Authorities confirmed the death of Ara Jo as the death toll rose to 36. Prosecutors also said Monday that murder charges could result from their investigation into the fire that broke out during an underground dance party at a building known as the "Ghost...

Updated at 11:31 PM

NEW YORK (AP) " Donald Trump chose retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson on Monday to be secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development, raising fresh concerns about the lack of experience some of Trump's Cabinet picks have with agencies...

Updated at 11:30 PM

CHENNAI, India (AP) " Jayaram Jayalalithaa, the hugely popular south Indian actress who later turned to politics and became the highest elected official in the state of Tamil Nadu, died Monday. She was 68. The Apollo Hospital in the...

Updated at 11:25 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) " The Latest on President-elect Donald Trump (all times EST): 7:20 p.m. President-elect Donald Trump is having dinner at one of his favorite New York restaurants: 21 Club. Trump was dining Monday night with his...

Updated at 10:56 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) " Facebook, Microsoft, Twitter and YouTube are joining forces to more quickly identify the worst terrorist propaganda and prevent it from spreading online. The new program announced Monday would create a database of unique...

Updated at 10:56 PM

PITTSBURGH (AP) " A state prosecutor's office in Pennsylvania was among hundreds of thousands of victims of a now-shuttered international cybercrime operation, paying nearly $1,400 in a bitcoin ransom to free up its infected computer network,...

Updated at 10:54 PM

With all due to respect the big pregnancy cliffhanger at the end of

Updated at 10:09 PM

NEW YORK (AP) " Don't count on smartphone health apps in an emergency: A review shows many don't warn when you're in danger. The study published Monday in the journal Health Affairs found problems even with apps considered to be among the...

Updated at 9:57 PM

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) " A federal appeals court Monday upheld the conviction of Mohamed Mohamud, the Somali American sentenced to 30 years in prison for plotting to bomb downtown Portland during the annual lighting of a Christmas...

Updated at 9:56 PM

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) " A South Carolina judge declared a mistrial Monday after a jury deadlocked in the murder trial of a white former police officer charged in the shooting death of an unarmed black motorist. A panel of one black and 11...

Updated at 9:53 PM

PHILADELPHIA (AP) " A U.S. appeals court must decide if older refugee students steered to an alternative Pennsylvania high school are getting a meaningful education or are simply being passed through the system. Civil rights lawyers...

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