California firefighters say they finally ‘turned a corner’

With the winds dying down, fire officials said Sunday they have apparently “turned a corner” against the wildfires that have devastated California wine country and other parts of the state over the past week, and thousands of people got the all-clear to return home.

‘I’m intact,’ Tillerson says, brushing off drama with Trump

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Sunday ducked, danced and sidestepped the question of whether he truly called President Donald Trump a “moron,” dismissing the brouhaha as the “petty stuff” of Washington. Though they keep coming, Tillerson insisted the persistent queries aren’t hindering his mission as the nation’s top diplomat.

276 killed in deadliest single attack in Somalia’s history

The most powerful bomb blast ever witnessed in Somalia’s capital killed 276 people with around 300 others injured, the country’s information minister said early Monday, making it the deadliest single attack in this Horn of Africa nation. The toll was expected to rise.

Collins urges Trump to back effort to restore health subsidy

A key moderate Republican urged President Donald Trump on Sunday to back a bipartisan Senate effort to shield consumers from rising premiums after his abrupt decision to halt federal payments to insurers, calling the move “disruptive” and an immediate threat to access to health care.

“Get Your Jam On” to benefit a good cause

Out of a Jam is a local organization that teaches women and teens culinary and entrepreneurial training along with life skills in an effort to prepare them to be upstanding citizens at work and in their communities.

Ohio man recounts knife attack, finding bodies of wife, in-laws

Todd Holston, 29, said Arron Lawson attacked him with a pocket knife inside his family’s Lawrence County, Ohio trailer home after killing Holston’s wife, 28-year-old Stacey Jackson, 7-year-old son, Devin Holston, and in-laws, 50-year-old Donald McGuire and 43-year-old Tammie McGuire, with a shotgun painted in camouflage.