Family pays tribute to American slain in terror attack

LONDON (AP) — The family of an American slain in last week's terror attack in London expressed gratitude for the kindness of strangers on Monday, offering hope and resolve that some good would result from the tragedy.

 

  • Written by DANICA KIRKA and JILL LAWLESS , Associated Pres

Lawyer: ICE agent shot unarmed Chicago man as he opened door

CHICAGO (AP) — Federal immigration officials say an agent shot and wounded a man after he pointed a gun at agents trying to make an arrest in a Chicago home, but the wounded man's attorney said he was unarmed and targeted for no apparent reason.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Powerful cyclone slams into Australia's tropical northeast

TOWNSVILLE, Australia (AP) — A powerful cyclone packing winds of up to 260 kilometers (160 miles) per hour roared across Australia's tropical northeast on Tuesday, uprooting trees, tearing down fences and knocking out power to thousands, officials said.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Waze gets into the order-ahead business with Dunkin' Donuts

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Waze's traffic navigation app already shows ads prodding drivers to swing by fast-food joints like Dunkin' Donuts and Taco Bell. Now it's adding a new item to its menu — the ability to place orders at some shops.

  • Written by MICHAEL LIEDTKE , AP Technology Writer