Italy vows to probe earthquake

Investigations are focusing on a number of damaged structures to see whether negligence or fraud in adhering to building codes played a role in the high death toll.

Men charged in woman’s death

Two brothers on parole for prior criminal activity were charged with first-degree murder in the deadly shooting of NBA star Dwyane Wade’s cousin in Chicago.

Iran judiciary confirms arrest

A member of Iran’s nuclear negotiation team was accused of espionage activities and arrested, the country’s judiciary confirmed. The negotiator was not identified.

Horror film beats the box office

Sony Pictures’ Don’t Breathe left box-office champ, Warner Bros.’ Suicide Squad, in the dust. The low-budget horror movie made an estimated $26.1 million in the U.S. and Canada, surpassing projections of $12 million to $14 million.

Colombian cease-fire in place

The commander of Colombia’s biggest rebel movement says its fighters will permanently cease hostilities with the government beginning with the first minute of Monday, as a result of their peace accord ending one of the world’s longest-running conflicts.