Pilot reported engine failure as helicopter crashed

NEW YORK (AP) — A Texas firefighter and an Argentine woman were among five passengers killed when a helicopter plunged into New York City's East River as the pilot said the engine had failed.


  • Written by By JENNIFER PELTZ , Associated Press

AP FACT CHECK: A look at Dem governor candidates' claims

CHICAGO (AP) — The 2018 campaign for Illinois governor could be one of the most expensive races in the nation with several wealthy candidates spending freely to win votes.

  • Written by By SARA BURNETT , Associated Press