Police say man shot mom, fled on tractor

SIMI VALLEY, Calif. (AP) — A 29-year-old man killed his mother, set her house on fire and then shot randomly at passers-by in a Southern Cal…

Egyptian Islamist groups seek truce

CAIRO (AP) — Top leaders of two of Egypt’s former militant groups are offering an initiative to halt bloodshed, in which Islamists will stop…