Winds, low humidity continue to fuel fire near Grand Canyon

 

A blaze is burning near the Grand Canyon, while firefighters in neighboring states are taking aim at wildfires that have destroyed homes or forced people to evacuate. Here's a look at fires in the U.S. West:

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Missing Calgary girl's body believed found, man charged

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Police in Calgary say they've found a body believed to be that of a 5-year-old girl reported missing this week after her mother was found dead, and a suspect has been charged with murder in both deaths.

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After Nice chaos, relatives in agonizing search for missing

NICE, France (AP) — Stephane Erbs was heading back to his car with his wife, Rachel, and their two children after the Bastille Day fireworks display in Nice when he saw the white truck bearing down on them.

  • Written by COLLEEN BARRY, Associated Press

It's Pence: Trump announces his VP choice on Twitter

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump has chosen Indiana Gov. Mike Pence as his running mate, adding political experience and conservative bona fides to his Republican presidential ticket. Trump announced his decision on Twitter Friday morning, capping a frenzied 24 hours of speculation about his choice.

  • Written by JULIE PACE, Associated Press, JILL COLVIN, Associated Press