PHOTO GALLERY: Children in Johannesburg celebrate 100th anniversary of Nelson Mandela's birth; tornado causes widespread damage in Iowa; Presidents Trump, Putin hold news conference in Helsinki.
Business owners and residents of the central Iowa city of Marshalltown began picking up bricks from collapsed buildings, dragging away downed trees and trying to return to the lives they knew before a powerful tornado roared through their community
About 300 people gathered in a parking lot outside a tourism business to remember the 17 people killed when one of its duck boats capsized in storm-tossed water
An attorney for President Donald Trump's former lawyer says "any attempt at spin cannot change what is on" a recording of Trump discussing a potential payment for a former Playboy model's account of having an affair with him years ago
New York City has sandbags at the ready to barricade the site of a Manhattan steam-pipe explosion against possible heavy rains that could complicate the cleanup of asbestos-laced debris
A federal judge says the Trump administration is making "great progress" toward meeting a July 26 deadline to reunite more than 2,500 children with their families after they were separated at the border
A lost Purple Heart medal has been returned to the family of an American sailor from New York City who died trying to rescue shipmates after his Navy vessel was attacked by a German submarine during World War II