Georgia executes ninth inmate this year, most in US

JACKSON, Ga. (AP) — With the execution Tuesday of a man convicted of killing his father-in-law, Georgia has put to death nine inmates this year — more than any other state.

  • Written by KATE BRUMBACK, Associated Press

Official: Refrigerator potential source of deadly fire

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Investigators zeroed in on a refrigerator and other electrical appliances as possible causes of the fire at a warehouse in Oakland that killed 36 people, as crews were set to finish their search for bodies.

  • Written by PAUL ELIAS, Associated Press; SUDHIN THANAWALA, Associated Press

Children who lived through Pearl Harbor attack remember

HONOLULU (AP) — In some ways, it could be any class photo from the 1940s. The sepia-toned image shows 30 fifth-graders — 26 girls and four boys — at Thomas Jefferson Elementary School in Waikiki. Most are smiling, some look stern. A few have no shoes.

  • Written by AUDREY McAVOY, Associated Press