3 dead in fire at Honolulu high-rise with no sprinklers


HONOLULU (AP) — At least three people died and 12 were injured Friday in a fire at a Honolulu high-rise that was not equipped with sprinklers, authorities said, and hundreds fled the giant condominium complex as smoke billowed from the upper floors.

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

US finalizing plans to revamp cyber command


WASHINGTON (AP) — After months of delay, the Trump administration is finalizing plans to revamp the nation's military command for defensive and offensive cyber operations in hopes of intensifying America's ability to wage cyber war against the Islamic State group and other foes, according to U.S. officials.

  • Written by By LOLITA C. BALDOR , Associated Press

Turkey marks 1 year since coup attempt, fires 7,400 workers

ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkish authorities sacked nearly 7,400 more civil servants for alleged links to terror groups as the country on Saturday marked the first anniversary of last summer's failed coup attempt that left some 250 people dead.


  • Written by By ZEYNEP BILGINSOY, Associated Press

DOJ appeals judge's travel ban ruling to Supreme Court


WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is seeking to close a legal window opened for tens of thousands of refugees to enter the United States, appealing a federal judge's order directly to the Supreme Court.

  • Written by By ALICIA A. CALDWELL and ELLIOT SPAGAT , Associated Press