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The Latest: Police: 2 men in car when Georgia officer shot

Oct. 21, 2018 1:45 AM EDT

SNELLVILLE, Ga. (AP) — The Latest on the fatal shooting of a Georgia police officer (all times local): 1:44 a.m. Authorities say two teen-aged suspects from Snellville, including one still being sought by police, were both in a vehicle during a shooting that left one George police officer dead. Gwinnett...

The Latest: 2 suspects charged in Georgia officer's slaying

Oct. 21, 2018 1:00 AM EDT

SNELLVILLE, Ga. (AP) — The Latest on the fatal shooting of a Georgia police officer (all times local): 12:40 a.m. Authorities say two suspects, including one still being sought by police, have been charged in connection with the fatal shooting of a George police officer. Gwinnett County Police said in a...

Utah officials: DUI suspected in head-on crash, 6 dead

Oct. 20, 2018 11:45 PM EDT

HEBER, Utah (AP) — A truck crossed a highway median in Utah and collided with a pickup truck traveling in the opposite direction, killing all six men in the pickup in an accident authorities suspect was caused by alcohol and prescription drugs, state troopers said Saturday. Another two people were injured...

Driver arraigned on DWI charge in 8-vehicle pileup on LIE

Oct. 20, 2018 8:37 PM EDT

MELVILLE, N.Y. (AP) — A Long Island woman has pleaded not guilty to a charge that she was driving while intoxicated during an eight-car chain-reaction crash on the Long Island Expressway. Newsday reports that 45-year-old Suzanne Butler was arraigned Saturday and released without bail. The crash happened...

Providence man charged with DUI in fatal highway crash

Oct. 20, 2018 6:09 PM EDT

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A Providence man suspected of driving while intoxicated has been arrested and charged in connection with a fatal crash on Interstate 95. Rhode Island State Police say 31-year-old Anthony Correa fled the scene early Saturday. He was spotted shortly afterward by Providence Police, who...

Officials: 2 slain by man on run after credit union robbery

Oct. 20, 2018 3:53 PM EDT

CORNWALL, Pa. (AP) — Authorities allege that two men found shot to death near a crashed car in eastern Pennsylvania this year were killed by a man on the run after a credit union robbery. Gilberto Torres-Reyes is charged in Lebanon County with criminal homicide in the deaths of Alexis Rafael Perez-Garcia,...

South Carolina probes wreck involving school bus

Oct. 20, 2018 3:20 PM EDT

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina authorities are investigating a collision that involved a school bus carrying 35 people, including the driver. The Department of Public Safety Highway Patrol says it happened about 1:20 p.m. Friday on US-25 in Greenwood County, about 4 miles (6 kilometers) south of Ware...

Head-on crash in Pennsylvania kills 3, injures 1

Oct. 20, 2018 1:39 PM EDT

BRANCHDALE, Pa. (AP) — State police say an early morning head-on collision in eastern Pennsylvania killed three people and critically injured a fourth. Police in Schuylkill County say a car heading south on Route 209 in Reilly Township crossed the center line and struck a northbound car shortly after 4...

6 people expected to survive after crash in Phoenix

Oct. 20, 2018 11:23 AM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Phoenix police say six people who were critically injured in a head-on crash are expected to survive. Sgt. Mercedes Fortune says a speeding car lost control at about 8:30 p.m. Friday and struck a small van stopped at a red light at 27th Avenue and Indian School Road. Fortune says the impact...

State trooper stabbed following multi-state police pursuit

Oct. 20, 2018 11:20 AM EDT

NEW SALEM, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts state trooper was recovering Saturday in a state hospital from multiple stab wounds following a multi-state pursuit of a driver involved in a New Hampshire crash. Police said that driver, an 18-year-old New Hampshire man, was shot during the incident and also taken...