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OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The death toll from a fire that tore through a warehouse hosting a late-night dance party climbed to 33 on Sunday as firefighters painstakingly combed through rubble for others believed to still be missing and made the grim announcement that teenagers were among the dead.
Donald Trump widened his search for Washington's next top diplomat as he pursued his own unorthodox brand of foreign policy with a Twitter broadside aimed at China. The US president-elect's senior aide Kellyanne Conway said he would take "a very full slate of meetings" on Monday to fill the remaining cabinet positions, including secretary of state. Based on Trump's Twitter activity on Sunday, relations with America's top trading partner may be headed for a downturn as he accused Beijing of currency manipulation and military expansionism.
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Teenagers, the son of a local sheriff's deputy and young artists who loved music are among the dozens of people who died when a fire broke out at an underground dance party in a warehouse that visitors called a death trap.