Scientists: World likely won't avoid dangerous warming mark

WASHINGTON (AP) — A team of top scientists is telling world leaders to stop congratulating themselves on the Paris agreement to fight climate change because if more isn't done, global temperatures will likely hit dangerous warming levels in about 35 years.

  • Written by BY SETH BORENSTEIN, AP Science Writer

Investigators seek answers in fatal New Jersey train crash

HOBOKEN, N.J. (AP) — Federal investigators are trying to determine what happened before a commuter train barreled through a station and crashed into a barrier, causing a young mother to be killed by falling debris and injuring more than 100 other people.

  • Written by DAKE KANG, Associated Press MICHAEL R. SISAK, Associated Press

Mother of black man shot by police speaks of her anguish

EL CAJON, Calif. (AP) — The anguished mother of a man killed by police in a San Diego suburb said she could not believe her family left violence-wracked Uganda only to have her son shot to death in the United States.

  • Written by JULIE WATSON, Associated Press BRIAN MELLEY, Associated Press

Hearing set for teen held in South Carolina school shooting

TOWNVILLE, S.C. (AP) — A judge will decide whether authorities can continue holding a teenager arrested after a school shooting that left two students and a teacher wounded and a tiny South Carolina community coping with the aftermath.

  • Written by KATE BRUMBACK, Associated Press JAY REEVES, Associated Press

House lawmakers heap blistering criticism on Wells Fargo CEO

WASHINGTON (AP) — Angry lawmakers heaped another round of blistering criticism on Wells Fargo's CEO, pressing Thursday for details about what senior managers knew about allegedly illegal sales practices and when any concerns were disclosed.

  • Written by MARCY GORDON, AP Business Writers KEN SWEET, AP Business Writers