Built in the 12th and 13th centuries, Notre Dame is the most famous of the Gothic cathedrals of the Middle Ages. Some 13 million people visit it every year.
PARIS (AP) — The soaring spire of Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris has collapsed in flames, and a church spokesman says the entire wooden interior of the 12th century landmark is burning and likely to be destroyed.
Powerful storms swept across the South on Sunday after unleashing suspected tornadoes and flooding that killed at least eight people, injured dozens and flattened much of a Texas town. Three children were among the dead.
Tiger Woods rallied to win the Masters for the fifth time Sunday, a comeback that goes well beyond the two-shot deficit he erased at Augusta National.
Quarterback Jarrett Guarantano was named MVP of Tennessee’s spring game Saturday night after going 19-for-37 for 198 yards and four touchdown passes. He didn’t throw an interception.
If Justin Fuente and Virginia Tech made much progress in sorting out their quarterback competition during Saturday’s spring game, no one was letting on.
Kellie Harper is returning to Tennessee as the women’s basketball coach two decades after she played on three consecutive Lady Vols national championship teams.
Led by De’Andre Hunter and his NBA-ready game, Virginia became a national champion Monday night by holding off tenacious, ferocious Texas Tech for an 85-77 overtime win.
The 55-year-old Radford native replaces Buzz Williams, who resigned last week to take the men’s basketball coaching job at Texas A&M.
Though there are notable differences in health research findings on tobacco and marijuana, the juxtaposition strikes some as jarring after generations of Americans have gotten the message that smoking endangers their health.