YouTube download / AP video / (31 Dec 2018) California authorities on a nearly four-day manhunt for an inmate who walked away from San Quentin State Prison captured him Saturday. Authorities say 21-year-old Shalom Mendoza was taken into custody at a fast food restaurant without incident.
YouTube download / AP video / A single-engine airplane crashed into a Sioux Falls, South Dakota, neighborhood on Tuesday. At least one person is dead. Four homes were evacuated. The Argus Leader reports officials believe the person who died was an occupant of the aircraft. (Dec. 26)
YouTube download / AP video / "Great Britain and Germany went to war tonight," wrote the AP's Robert Collins on August 1, 1914 from London, noting that "all Europe is now in arms." The Associated Press had covered war before, but not since the Napoleonic wars a century earlier had so many armies battled over so great an extent. This was the Great War, called "the European War" or "the World War" by contemporaries. Ten million combatants would die before it ended with Germany's defeat on Nov. 11, 1918.