Police official: Short-circuit likely caused Notre Dame fire

ELAINE GANLEY and SYLVIE CORBET | THE ASSOCIATED PRESS PARIS — Paris police investigators think an electrical short-circuit most likely caused the fire at Notre...

Rebuilding Notre Dame will be long, fraught and expensive

JILL LAWLESS and RAF CASERT | THE ASSOCIATED PRES LONDON — Notre Dame in Paris is not the first great cathedral to suffer a devastating...

Massive fire engulfs beloved Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris

BY LORI HINNANT and SAMUEL PETREQUIN | THE ASSOCIATED PRESS PARIS (AP) — A catastrophic fire engulfed the upper reaches of Paris' soaring Notre Dame...

Fire torches top of Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris

PARIS — Firefighters battled a massive blaze Monday at the French capital's iconic Notre Dame Cathedral that sent ash pouring onto tourists and flames...

Pope defends decision to keep French cardinal after cover-up

BY NICOLE WINFIELD | THE ASSOCIATED PRESS  ABOARD THE PAPAL PLANE (AP) — Pope Francis defended his decision to reject French Cardinal Philippe Barbarin's resignation...

Number of asylum seekers sent back over border to grow

BY COLLEEN LONG WASHINGTON — Border officials are aiming to more than quadruple the number of asylum seekers sent back over the southern border each...

Grieving families given earth from Ethiopian crash site

ELIAS MESERET AND ANGELA CHARLTON | THE ASSOCIATED PRESS ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — Grieving family members of victims of the Ethiopian air disaster are being...

Students worldwide demand climate action

FRANK JORDANS | THE ASSOCIATED PRESS BERLIN — From the South Pacific to the edge of the Arctic Circle, students mobilized by word of mouth...

Mosque shootings kill 49; white racist claims responsibility

NICK PERRY AND MARK BAKER | THE ASSOCIATED PRESS CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand — At least 49 people were killed in mass shootings at two mosques...

Facebook, Instagram suffer outages

NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook says it is aware of outages on its platforms including Facebook, Messenger and Instagram and is working to resolve...