The Associated Press

Investigators search for clues in fatal fire, friends mournOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- As investigators searched for signs of a crime in the fire that killed at least 33 in an Oakland warehouse during a late-night dance party, survivors and teary-eyed friends of those who perished viewed the charred building from a distance, placed flowers on several small memorials and embraced each other to mourn their losses....

Trump taps former campaign rival Carson as housing secretaryWASHINGTON (AP) -- President-elect Donald Trump, moving to complete formation of his Cabinet and decide other key administration posts, chose former campaign rival Ben Carson on Monday to be secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development....

Beijing faces decision on how to respond to Trump's tweetsBEIJING (AP) -- Chinese leaders face a challenge: How to deal with Donald Trump....

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Michigan to begin recount; legal fight moves to PennsylvaniaA judge has ordered a hand recount of Michigan's presidential results to begin by noon Monday, and the Green Party is trying to force a federal court order for a statewide recount in Pennsylvania....

Michigan to begin recount; legal fight moves to PennsylvaniaPresidential candidate Jill Stein's fight to force presidential recounts in three states focuses Monday on Pennsylvania, where her Green Party is seeking an emergency federal court order for a statewide recount, and Michigan, where a federal judge has ordered a hand recount to begin by noon....