'The Voice' singer Christina Grimmie dies after shooting

A gunman opened fire at a Florida concert venue as a onetime star of "The Voice" signed autographs for fans after a show, killing the performer before fatally shooting himself, officials said Saturday.

  • Written by NICKI MAYO, Associated Press GREG SCHREIER, Associated Press

UN honored Ali's lifelong commitment to peace and rights

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — When Muhammad Ali was trying to win a fourth heavyweight championship in the late 1970s, he came to the United Nations to campaign against apartheid and injustice and presented then secretary-general Kurt Waldheim with one of his drawings entitled "Peace!"

  • Written by EDITH M. LEDERER, Associated Press

Police shoot man amid domestic disturbance at Dallas airport

DALLAS (AP) — A police officer shot and wounded a man Friday outside a Dallas airport after the man attacked a woman believed to be the mother of his children and then threatened the officer with large rocks, police said.

  • Written by EMILY SCHMALL, Associated Press

Syria TV: Twin explosions near Damascus kill 8, wound 13

BEIRUT (AP) — Two suicide bomb attacks struck close to the Syrian capital Saturday, killing at least eight people and wounding over a dozen others in the latest attack to hit the predominantly Shiite area in recent months, state TV and an opposition activist group said.

  • Written by BASSEM MROUE, Associated Press