Thirty years after the Chinese government crushed a student-led demonstration for democratic reform and against government corruption, a former AP photographer says the country needs to move forward and “come clean on what happened.” (May 24)
Authorities say they broke up hundreds of black market marijuana growing operations in Colorado that flouted the state's cannabis law by raising tens of thousands of plants in Denver-area homes. (May 24)
A Wisconsin man will spend the rest of his life in prison for kidnapping 13-year-old Jayme Closs and killing her parents. (May 24)
Here's the latest for Friday May 24th: Trump sends 1,500 troops to Middle East amid Iran tensions; Trump feels 'badly' for UK Prime Minister May; A crack has formed in the WWII memorial; SpaceX launches 60 little satellites, more to come.
Two people were injured when the small plane in which they were flying crashed into a home in McKinney, Texas. A mother and her children who were inside the home were unharmed. (May 24)
The Trump administration proposed revoking Obama-era discrimination protections for transgender people in health care, a move LGBT groups fear will result in denial of needed medical treatment. AP reporter Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar explains. (May 24)
Lada Gaga's multiple fashion reveals were a big moment at the Met Gala, and a sweet one for her friend Brandon Maxwell. He was the guy by her side who peeled off all her layers on the pink carpet. Dressing and undressing Lady Gaga is nothing new for Maxwell, the designer has been on her style squad
President Trump says he will declassify "millions of pages" of documents related to the origins of the Russia investigation. Leaving Friday for Japan, Trump said the probe was a "hoax" and an "attempted coup" and he wants to know how it started. (May 24)
Why didn't the beaver cross the road? We will probably never know, but it was caught on camera recently by police in Anchorage, Alaska. (May 24)
U.S. Rep. Jerrold Nadler was taken to a hospital for an evaluation Friday after he appeared to swoon during a news conference in New York City. (May 24)
Crews are working to clear debris and restore power to neighborhoods in Jefferson City, Missouri, damaged by a devastating tornado (May 24)
Celebrity chef and former television star Mario Batali appeared in a Boston courtroom on Friday, where a not-guilty plea was entered on his behalf to a criminal charge that he forcibly groped and kissed a woman at a restaurant in 2017.
SpaceX has launched 60 tiny satellites, the first of hundreds and even thousands that founder Elon Musk plans to put in orbit for global internet coverage. (May 24)
Quentin Tarantino surprises Cannes festival goers by picking up this year's Palm Dog Award in person, for his movie "Once Upon a Time in... Hollywood." (May 24)
The crowd of cadets tossing their caps in air at West Point's graduation ceremony Saturday will include a record-high 34 black women. The 34 women comprise a small slice of the roughly 1,000 cadets in the Class of 2019. (May 24)
Celebrity chef Mario Batali, whose career crumbled amid several sexual misconduct accusations, pleaded not guilty Friday to a charge that he forcibly kissed and groped a woman at a Boston restaurant in 2017. (May 24)
Taiwan saw its first same-sex marriages on May 24 as legal changes mandated by the country’s Constitutional Court came into effect. This footage shows scenes from an event to celebrate the unions of 20 couples who got married at a civic office in Taipei. More than 150 same-sex marriages were registered
A host of Hollywood stars, models and fashionistas, including Kendall Jenner, Coco Rocha and Milla Jovovich, turned out for the 26th amfAR Gala near Cannes to raise money for AIDS research. (May 24)
A wooden beam was sent smashing through the windscreen of a car in Jefferson City by a strong tornado on May 22. In this video, local reporter Leslie Aguilar opens the car doors to reveal how the beam traveled with enough force to impale the front passenger seat and back seat. The tornado tore through
Deal close in Weinstein sexual misconduct lawsuits; Michael Jackson's estate and former manager settle lawsuit; Stars including Kendall Jenner, Antonio Banderas and Tom Jones attend Cannes amfAR Gala to raise money for AIDS research. (May 24)
Here's the latest for Friday May 24th: British Prime Minister Theresa May announces she's resigning; Trump tells intelligence to cooperate with investigation of Russia probe; Power outages after Jefferson City tornado; Tornadoes in Oklahoma and Texas.
Theresa May announced Friday that she will step down as U.K. Conservative Party leader on June 7, sparking a contest to become Britain's next prime minister. She'll stay as prime minsiter until a new party leader is chosen. (May 24)
Aerial footage from the Ameren Missouri energy utility on May 23 captures the scale of the damage caused by a tornado that swept through the state capital, Jefferson City, the night before. At least three people were killed as storms hit other parts of the state that night. Ameren reported that about