Activists: At least 28 dead in strike on Syria refugee camp

DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — An airstrike hit a crowded refugee camp in Syria on Thursday close to the border with Turkey, killing at least 28 people, according to Syrian pro-opposition activists. Images posted on social media said to be of the aftermath of the strike showed at least a dozen tents burned to the ground and bloodied women and children being loaded onto a pickup truck.

  • Written by ALBERT AJI, Associated Press PHILIP ISSA, Associated Press

FDA announces rules that could upend e-cigarette industry

WASHINGTON (AP) — The federal government on Thursday announced sweeping new regulations for electronic cigarettes that could upend the multibillion-dollar industry and for the first time require e-cigarette makers to submit their products for a safety review.

  • Written by MATTHEW PERRONE, AP Health Writer

Fired employee kills co-worker, self at Houston-area company

KATY, Texas (AP) — A man dismissed last month from a Houston-area transportation company stormed into the facility and opened fire on Wednesday, fatally shooting a former co-worker and injuring two others before turning the gun on himself, saying his life had been ruined, sheriff's officials said.

  • Written by JUAN A. LOZANO, Associated Press

Turkish prime minister announces decision to step down

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu announced his resignation on Thursday, paving the way for the country's president to pursue a tighter grip on power.

  • Written by SUZAN FRASER, Associated Press DOMINIQUE SOGUEL, Associated Press