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First responders investigate the scene of a plane that crashed into or near a house, setting the house on fire, on Dakota Dr. between Grispen Rd. and Cedar Mill Dr. in Lyon Twp. near the Oakland Southwest Airport, Saturday night, Jan. 2, 2021. (Todd McInturf/Detroit News via AP)

Businessman and family die when plane hits Michigan house

Jan. 3, 2021 4:30 PM EST

LYON TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — A small plane flying from Georgia crashed into a house in southeastern Michigan, killing the pilot and two family members. The victims were David S. Compo, the former president of the Home Builders Association of Southeastern Michigan, his wife Michele and their son Dawson, the...

3 dead in plane after it crashes into Michigan house

Jan. 2, 2021 10:01 PM EST

A plane crashed into a house Saturday in southeastern Michigan, killing the pilot and two people aboard, authorities said. Five people inside the two-story house in Lyon Township were able to avoid injury. Fire severely damaged the home, 40 miles northwest of Detroit. Oakland County Sheriff Mike Bouchard...

Officers: Georgia man tries to grab deputy as he flees

Dec. 20, 2020 1:21 PM EST

CANTON, Ga. (AP) — A Georgia man is jailed after officials said he tried to grab the arm of a sheriff's deputy as he sped off from a traffic stop. The Cherokee County Sheriff's Office says a deputy had pulled a man over in Canton on Saturday afternoon when the deputy asked the man to get out of his car....

3 chicken plants hit in 2019 raids agree to pay back wages

Nov. 30, 2020 12:37 PM EST

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Three Mississippi chicken processing plants among those targeted in one of the largest workplace immigration raids in the U.S. in the past decade have agreed to pay back wages after federal officials found they failed to pay minimum wage and overtime to their workers. The U.S....

FILE- In this July 15, 2020, file photo Sen. Kelly Loeffler, R-Ga., puts on a face mask as she walks with Sen. David Perdue, R-Ga., right, at UPS Hapeville Airport Hub in Atlanta. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File)

In Georgia, Republicans juggle Biden win and Trump loyalties

Nov. 26, 2020 12:05 PM EST

GAINESVILLE, Ga. (AP) — Twin Georgia Senate runoffs have Republicans in a quandary. They could admit President Donald Trump lost his re-election bid and turn all attention to salvaging a Senate majority to counter President-elect Joe Biden. Or they could march lockstep alongside Trump and his unfounded...