Man tries to enter New York's St. Patrick's Cathedral with gas cans and lighter fluid two days after Notre Dame fire
Man tries to enter New York's St. Patrick's Cathedral with gas cans and lighter fluid two days after Notre Dame fire

The man, walked into the iconic St. Patrick's Cathedral carrying over four gallons of gasoline, two bottles of lighter fluid and lighters

66 minutes: The frantic race to save Notre Dame as firefighters fought the battle of their lives
66 minutes: The frantic race to save Notre Dame as firefighters fought the battle of their lives

For 23 minutes, it seemed like a false alarm. Then at 6:43 p.m. a second smoke detector went off and the fire showed its face, flickering in the wooden timbers and visible to anyone looking north from Paris' Left Bank.

Young woman 'infatuated' with Columbine massacre found dead in apparent suicide after massive FBI hunt
Young woman 'infatuated' with Columbine massacre found dead in apparent suicide after massive FBI hunt

Jefferson County Sheriff Jeff Shrader said 18-year-old Sol Pais was discovered by the FBI with an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound

Mueller report to be released on Thursday: Here's a look at what's likely to be left out
Mueller report to be released on Thursday: Here's a look at what's likely to be left out

The Democrats' demands for a full, unredacted version of Robert Mueller's report are likely to prompt a political and legal battle that could last for months, if not much longer

Peru ex-President Alan García dies after shooting himself in the head as police attempt to arrest him
Peru ex-President Alan García dies after shooting himself in the head as police attempt to arrest him

President Alan García died Wednesday after shooting himself in the head moments after police attempted to detain him amid corruption allegations in Latin America's largest graft probe

Demi Moore's 'deeply candid' memoir 'Inside Out' to release in September
Demi Moore's 'deeply candid' memoir 'Inside Out' to release in September

According to the publisher, she will write openly about everything from her 'tumultuous relationship' with her mother, from whom she was long estranged, to her three marriages, among them to Bruce Willis and Ashton Kutcher.

Emmanuel Macron vows to rebuild Notre Dame within just 5 years after iconic cathedral was ravaged by fire
Emmanuel Macron vows to rebuild Notre Dame within just 5 years after iconic cathedral was ravaged by fire

Authorities consider the fire an accident, possibly as a result of restoration work at the global architectural treasure that survived almost 900 years of tumultuous French history but was devastated in the blaze on the second day of Holy Week

Georgia Engel, who played Georgette on 'Mary Tyler Moore Show', dies in New Jersey at 70
Georgia Engel, who played Georgette on 'Mary Tyler Moore Show', dies in New Jersey at 70

Engel was best known for her role as Georgette on 'The Mary Tyler Moore Show'. Engel also had recurring roles on 'Everybody Loves Raymond' and 'Hot in Cleveland'

Aretha Franklin makes history with posthumous Pulitzer win
Aretha Franklin makes history with posthumous Pulitzer win

The Queen of Soul received the Pulitzer Prize Special Citation honor Monday, becoming the first individual woman to earn a special citation prize since the honor was first awarded in 1930

Trump says Tiger Woods to get Presidential Medal of Freedom
Trump says Tiger Woods to get Presidential Medal of Freedom

The president is an avid golfer who played a round with Woods at Trump's golf club in Jupiter, Florida, in February.

Lori Loughlin and husband Giannulli plead not guilty in college bribery scam
Lori Loughlin and husband Giannulli plead not guilty in college bribery scam

Loughlin and Giannulli said in court documents filed Monday they are waiving their right to appear in court for an arraignment and plead not guilty

Dallas transgender woman brutally beaten by homophobic 'mob' in broad daylight
Dallas transgender woman brutally beaten by homophobic 'mob' in broad daylight

The woman was involved in a minor traffic accident near an apartment complex in Dallas on Friday and the police are investigating the possibility that this was a hate crime

Pete Buttigieg officially joins 2020 presidential race as the millennial generation looks to take charge
Pete Buttigieg officially joins 2020 presidential race as the millennial generation looks to take charge

The South Bend mayor, who has been exploring a White House run since January, has now joined a field of a dozen-plus rivals vying to take on President Donald Trump.

Tiger Woods: Golf's fallen angel regains his wings with soaring win at the Augusta Masters to lift 15th major title
Tiger Woods: Golf's fallen angel regains his wings with soaring win at the Augusta Masters to lift 15th major title

It was two years ago at the Masters when Woods said he needed a nerve block just to walk to the Champions Dinner. At that time, he thought his career is over.

2 killed, several injured as powerful, deadly storms continue to lash southern US
2 killed, several injured as powerful, deadly storms continue to lash southern US

More than 140,000 customers remained without power in Texas, Mississippi, Louisiana and Arkansas late Saturday

Cassowary attacks and kills its Florida owner: Police
Cassowary attacks and kills its Florida owner: Police

Cassowaries are similar to emus and stand up to 6 feet (1.8 meters) tall and weigh up to 130 pounds (59 kilograms).

All-male Morehouse College takes historic decision to admit transgender students
All-male Morehouse College takes historic decision to admit transgender students

Students who identify as women but were born male cannot enroll, however, and anyone who transitions from male to female will not be automatically eligible to receive a degree from the institution.

Democrats rally around Ilhan Omar; claim Donald Trump's retweet of edited video aimed at "inciting violence"
Democrats rally around Ilhan Omar; claim Donald Trump's retweet of edited video aimed at "inciting violence"

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi scolded Trump for using the "painful images of 9/11 for a political attack" against the first-term Minnesota Democrat.

Fisher-Price recalls sleepers after more than 30 babies died
Fisher-Price recalls sleepers after more than 30 babies died

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission said anyone who bought a Fisher-Price Rock 'n Play sleeper should stop using it right away and contact Fisher-Price for a refund or voucher

White House on lockdown after man sets himself on fire outside the North Lawn
White House on lockdown after man sets himself on fire outside the North Lawn

Officers immediately responded, extinguished the fire and gave him first aid. The White House was on lockdown as a result of Friday's incident.

First black hole to be photographed named 'Powehi' after traditional Hawaiian creation chant
First black hole to be photographed named 'Powehi' after traditional Hawaiian creation chant

Powehi means 'the adorned fathomless dark creation' or 'embellished dark source of unending creation' and comes from the Kumulipo, an 18th century Hawaiian creation chant

Trump admits plan to flood sanctuary cities with 'illegal immigrants'
Trump admits plan to flood sanctuary cities with 'illegal immigrants'

The White House has at least twice considered a plan to release detained immigrants into "sanctuary cities," three people familiar with the idea confirmed Friday — a plan that critics branded as an effort to use migrants as pawns to go after political opponents

Homeless 'good Samaritan' in GoFundMe scam that raised more than $400,000 given 5 years' probation
Homeless 'good Samaritan' in GoFundMe scam that raised more than $400,000 given 5 years' probation

The man pleaded guilty last month in state court to conspiracy to commit theft by deception; GoFundMe has said it refunded the donations

Who will die in Game of Thrones season 8? New algorithm predicts the survival chances of characters in the last season
Who will die in Game of Thrones season 8? New algorithm predicts the survival chances of characters in the last season

Survival rates are predicted using longevity analysis similar to scientific studies used to examine the effects of medical treatments

Why an openly gay Pete Buttigieg trashed Mike Pence's religious conservatism as 'fanatical' ideology
Why an openly gay Pete Buttigieg trashed Mike Pence's religious conservatism as 'fanatical' ideology

While Buttigieg has termed Pence's religious conservatism a 'fanatical' ideology, the VP has criticized the mayor's characterization of his religious beliefs

Sundance Film Festival co-founder charged with sex abuse
Sundance Film Festival co-founder charged with sex abuse

Sterling Van Wagenen, 71, is accused of inappropriately touching a girl on two occasions between 2013 and 2015, according to a probable cause statement filed with the charges on April 4

Nipsey Hussle's fiancee Lauren London, Snoop Dogg honor him at public service
Nipsey Hussle's fiancee Lauren London, Snoop Dogg honor him at public service

Deep personal testimonies from those closest to the rapper included his actress-fiancee Lauren London, collaborator and dear friend Snoop Dogg and his mother, who said she was at peace with the death of her "superhero" son, at Hussle's public memorial service on Thursday

Trump changes his tune on WikiLeaks, from 'I love WikiLeaks' in 2016 to 'I know nothing about WikiLeaks' now
Trump changes his tune on WikiLeaks, from 'I love WikiLeaks' in 2016 to 'I know nothing about WikiLeaks' now

Asked about Thursday's arrest, Trump said at the White House, "It's not my thing. I know there is something having to do with Julian Assange. I've been seeing what's happened with Assange and that will be a determination, I would imagine, mostly by the attorney general, who's doing an excellent job.

Obama praises Nipsey Hussle in heartfelt letter read at slain rapper's memorial
Obama praises Nipsey Hussle in heartfelt letter read at slain rapper's memorial

Former US President Barack Obama said that he had never met the rapper but he appreciated his efforts to transform his South Los Angeles community

Prince Harry, Meghan not likely to pose with their newborn as they aim to keep baby arrival plans private
Prince Harry, Meghan not likely to pose with their newborn as they aim to keep baby arrival plans private

Harry and Meghan are likely to take a break from the royal tradition followed by Prince William and his wife Kate when she gave birth to their three children.

Deputy sheriff's son arrested for burning down three historically black churches in Louisiana
Deputy sheriff's son arrested for burning down three historically black churches in Louisiana

Holden Matthews, 21-year-old son of Deputy Roy Matthews, was identified as the main suspect in connection to fires at three historically black churches in one Louisiana Parish over 10 days

Largest election in history kicks off as 900 million gear up to vote at a million polling stations in India
Largest election in history kicks off as 900 million gear up to vote at a million polling stations in India

The voting that is being held in seven phases to elect a new lower house of parliament will continue until May 19 and votes will be counted on May 23.

William Barr suggests 'spying did occur' in Trump's campaign but could not provide evidence to back his claims
William Barr suggests 'spying did occur' in Trump's campaign but could not provide evidence to back his claims

Barr, appearing before a Senate panel, did not say what 'spying' may have taken place but seemed to be alluding to a surveillance warrant the FBI obtained on a former Trump associate.

After 55 years in jail, Louisiana inmate found guilty in the 1963 slaying of sheriff's deputy denied parole
After 55 years in jail, Louisiana inmate found guilty in the 1963 slaying of sheriff's deputy denied parole

A three-member board voted 2-1 in Henry Montgomery's favor, but parole decisions must be unanimous in Louisiana

Sudan's military seizes power from President al-Bashir after 30 years of 'autocratic' rule
Sudan's military seizes power from President al-Bashir after 30 years of 'autocratic' rule

The protests that erupted in December have been the biggest challenge to his rule; security forces responded from the start with a fierce crackdown that killed dozens

Ban on abortions after 1st heartbeat sent to Ohio governor
Ban on abortions after 1st heartbeat sent to Ohio governor

Five other states have now passed similar bans, two of which have been blocked by the courts. Republican Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine, who took office in January, has said he will sign the bill, after former GOP Gov. John Kasich vetoed it twice.

Trump suggests controversial family separation policy deters migrants
Trump suggests controversial family separation policy deters migrants

Last summer the administration separated more than 2,500 children from their families before international outrage forced Trump to halt the practice and a judge ordered them reunited.

Prince Harry and Oprah Winfrey to partner up for documentary series on mental health
Prince Harry and Oprah Winfrey to partner up for documentary series on mental health

The documentary builds on Harry's work on mental health issues, which includes work with brother Prince William and his wife Kate Middleton in their Heads Together campaign.

New Zealand passes law banning military style semi-automatic weapons just weeks after Christchurch massacre
New Zealand passes law banning military style semi-automatic weapons just weeks after Christchurch massacre

A bill outlawing most automatic and semi-automatic weapons and banning components that modify existing weapons was passed by a vote of 119 to 1 in the House of Representatives.

Marine killed in Afghanistan was decorated NYC firefighter
Marine killed in Afghanistan was decorated NYC firefighter

Christopher Slutman, a 15-year FDNY member, was among three American service members killed by a roadside bomb Monday. He leaves behind his wife, Shannon, and three daughters.

Lori Loughlin, husband and 14 parents now face money laundering charge in college bribery scam
Lori Loughlin, husband and 14 parents now face money laundering charge in college bribery scam

The move comes a day after fellow actress Felicity Huffman, 12 other parents and a coach agreed to plead guilty — signaling an escalation in the case against the parents who are continuing to fight the allegations against them.

3 American soldiers, 1 US contractor killed in Afghanistan
3 American soldiers, 1 US contractor killed in Afghanistan

Four Americans were killed near the Bagram Air Base, north of Kabul, while three others were wounded in an explosion. The base in Bagram district is located in northern Parwan province and serves as the main U.S. air facility in the country

Allison Mack expected to enter a guilty plea for role in NXIVM sex cult case
Allison Mack expected to enter a guilty plea for role in NXIVM sex cult case

The 25-year-old former actress was charged with sex trafficking and forcing women to be slaves in the controversial self-help group, which has been branded as a sex cult by many.

'The Inheritance' wins Best new Play at British theater's Olivier Awards
'The Inheritance' wins Best new Play at British theater's Olivier Awards

Matthew Lopez's drama about young men in New York a generation after the AIDS crisis was named best new play at a ceremony in London

Chicago baby shower turns into bloodbath after two men open fire, wounding four adults and two children
Chicago baby shower turns into bloodbath after two men open fire, wounding four adults and two children

Authorities have only "shards of information" about what happened at the family gathering in Chicago because witnesses are not cooperating

Fans pay $100 to watch R Kelly perform for just 28 seconds at Springfield club
Fans pay $100 to watch R Kelly perform for just 28 seconds at Springfield club

The R&B singer posted a video on his Instagram page hours before the early Sunday performance at the Dirty South Lounge

Grandmother of Timmothy Pitzen, who went missing in 2011, hopes recent hoax will generate new leads
Grandmother of Timmothy Pitzen, who went missing in 2011, hopes recent hoax will generate new leads

Linda Pitzen, 71, said she tried to manage her expectations when she heard that Timmothy Pitzen, missing since age 6, might be the teenager who told police he was Timmothy.

Dozens gather outside London's Dorchester hotel to protest Brunei's anti-LGBT laws
Dozens gather outside London's Dorchester hotel to protest Brunei's anti-LGBT laws

Dozens protest in London against Brunei's anti-gay laws Dozens protest in London against Brunei's anti-gay laws

Kim Kardashian wants a 'zen-like CBD-themed' baby shower for fourth child
Kim Kardashian wants a 'zen-like CBD-themed' baby shower for fourth child

There will be massages and a tea ceremony with crystals, she said while promoting her new line of sunglasses

Oxford University to rethink degree given to Brunei sultan
Oxford University to rethink degree given to Brunei sultan

Celebrities including George Clooney, Elton John and Ellen DeGeneres have supported a global boycott of nine hotels tied to Hassanal

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