Twitter disruption silences swaths of US, Europe

Some Twitter users had to do without early Tuesday after sporadic outages knocked the social media site offline in the U.S. and Europe.

  • Written by YOUKYUNG LEE, AP Technology Writers BREE FOWLER, AP Technology Writers

Supreme Court sets election-year clash on immigration

 

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court agreed Tuesday to an election-year review of President Barack Obama's executive action to allow up to 5 million immigrants living in the U.S. illegally to "come out of the shadows" and work legally in the United States.

  • Written by MARK SHERMAN, Associated Press

26 years later, the scars of a workplace massacre remain

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Tammy Thomson switched off the lights and crowded the children into the corner of the classroom. She tried not to think of her father, or that morning 26 years ago. She focused instead on her students and the lock-down drill, this testament to a new American reality.

  • Written by CLAIRE GALOFARO, Associated Press

Still no luck in hunt for 12 Marines after Hawaii crashes

HONOLULU (AP) — Teams searching the waters off Hawaii where two Marine helicopters crashed have had no luck so far in their hunt for 12 missing crew members.

  • Written by AUDREY McAVOY, Associated Press JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER, Associated Press

Frey, prolific Eagles singer-songwriter-bandleader, dies

NEW YORK (AP) — As the Eagles co-founder, singer and songwriter Glenn Frey mastered the mix of rock 'n' roll and country music, and the band's hits — including "Hotel California" and "Take It Easy," both co-written by Frey — helped define the 1970s.

  • Written by MESFIN FEKADU, AP Music Writer