• Six fitness tracking devices measuring step counts and other fitness features are worn Wednesday July 20, 2016, in New York. Clockwise, from top left are the: Garmin Vivoactive, Fitbit Blaze, Garmin Vivoactive HR, Samsung Gear Fit2, Apple Watch and Fitbit Surge. Before spending as much as a few hundred dollars on one, see if your expectations align with its capabilities. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)

    How to choose a fitness tracker when they all sound the same

    NEW YORK (AP) — Most fitness trackers can measure a lot: steps taken, heart beats, sleep quality and workout performance.

  • 12-year-old boy killed when pickup driven by teen overturns

    COLUMBUS, N.M. (AP) — Authorities say a 12-year-old boy was killed when a pickup overturned on a road in Luna County in southern New Mexico after the 15-year-old lost control of the vehicle.

  • Man ‘hurting a little bit’ after pickup collides with train

    CLOVIS, N.M. (AP) — A 37-year-old Texas man escaped serious injury when his pickup collided with a freight train at a New Mexico crossing after the man saw the approaching train but didn’t stop in time.

  • Body of missing boater recovered in Potomac River

    ACCOKEEK, Md. (AP) — The body of a 31-year-old man who went missing after jumping into the Potomac River to retrieve a fishing rod has been recovered.

  • In this Monday, July 4, 2016 photo, people gather to pray at the scene of a massive truck bomb attack during a funeral in Baghdad, Iraq. The July 3 suicide attack at Baghdad's Karradah district is the city's deadliest bombing since the Iraq war began 13 years ago, a grim distinction made all the more tragic by details of the immediate aftermath of the bombing given to the Associated Press by a half dozen survivors and witnesses. (AP Photo/Hadi Mizban)

    No exit: Safety failures turned Baghdad bombing into inferno

    BAGHDAD (AP) — Dozens of men were watching a soccer match at the “Smile” cafe when the blast hit in the street below. Within minutes, a fire ripped through the Baghdad shopping mall where they were gathered, trapping them in a crowd on the second floor.

  • A construction crane is sprawled across lanes in both directions after collapsing on the Tappan Zee Bridge, Tuesday July 19, 2016, in New York. (Peter Carr/The Journal News via AP)

    Most lanes of bridge reopen after crane collapse outside NYC

    NEW YORK (AP) — Most of the lanes of the Tappan Zee Bridge north of New York City have reopened after a crane collapsed across the entire width of the bridge, but transportation officials are still advising motorists to plan for extra delays during the Wednesday morning commute.

  • Authorities: Colorado man killed in crash in New Mexico

    ANTON CHICO, N.M. (AP) — Authorities say a Colorado man has been killed in a highway crash in New Mexico’s Guadalupe County.

  • A construction crane is sprawled across lanes in both directions after collapsing on the Tappan Zee Bridge, Tuesday July 19, 2016, in New York. (Peter Carr/The Journal News via AP)

    Crane collapses on lanes of Tappan Zee Bridge in NYC suburbs

    NEW YORK (AP) — Cars crossing the Tappan Zee bridge north of New York City on Tuesday had to swerve out of the way as a crane boom from an adjacent bridge project crashed down across the key Hudson River crossing, halting traffic for hours.

  • Longtime MLB worker, spouse among 3 killed in NY plane crash

    ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Major League Baseball says one of its longtime employees and her husband were among the three people killed when their small plane crashed in upstate New York last weekend.

  • This July 2016 photo provided by the Horry County Sheriff's Office, S.C., shows Jameisha Alexander, who was charged with murder in the death of her 6-week-old baby. Authorities said she drowned her baby in a pond at an outlet mall in Myrtle Beach. (Horry County Sheriff's Office via AP)

    Mom charged with drowning infant; family says she loved boy

    COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The family of a woman charged with murder after her 6-week-old son drowned in a pond at a Myrtle Beach outlet mall said she was overwhelmed by the challenges of returning to work as a first-time mom and dealing with an abusive boyfriend.