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F1 champion and aviation entrepreneur Niki Lauda dies at 70

F1 champion and aviation entrepreneur Niki Lauda dies at 70

BERLIN — Three-time Formula One world champion Niki Lauda, who won two of his titles after a horrific crash that left him with serious burns and went on to become a prominent figure in the aviation industry, has died. He was 70.
1st of 5 women to testify at ex-NFL player's rape trial

1st of 5 women to testify at ex-NFL player's rape trial

VISTA, Calif. — Prosecutors plan to call the first of five women to testify Tuesday at the rape trial of former NFL player Kellen Winslow Jr.
Tennessee House speaker shrugs off 'no confidence' vote

Tennessee House speaker shrugs off 'no confidence' vote

NASHVILLE — Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee on Monday said he was ready to call lawmakers back to Nashville for a special legislative session following a historic vote of no confidence in Speaker Glen Casada over a series of scandals engulfing him.
Family of pilot killed in Honduras trying to "piece together" the tragedy

Family of pilot killed in Honduras trying to "piece together" the tragedy

TRUJILLO, Honduras — A 32-year-old British Columbia pilot who was killed in a plane crash in Honduras on Saturday is being described by his father as a spontaneous person who was a happy child.
Ex-White House lawyer won't testify after Trump direction

Ex-White House lawyer won't testify after Trump direction

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump directed his former White House Counsel Donald McGahn to defy a congressional subpoena Monday, citing a Justice Department legal opinion that maintains McGahn would have immunity from testifying about his work as a
3 handwritten wills found in Aretha Franklin's home

3 handwritten wills found in Aretha Franklin's home

PONTIAC, Mich. — Three handwritten wills have been found in the suburban Detroit home of Aretha Franklin, months after the death of the "Queen of Soul," including one that was discovered under cushions in the living room, a lawyer said Monday.