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Bus falls into ravine in northern Peru, leaving 25 dead

Jan. 28, 2023 17:45 PM EST

LIMA, Peru (AP) — A passenger bus fell into a ravine in northern Peru on Saturday leaving at least 25 people dead and others injured, authorities said. The bus belonging Q’orianka Tours had left the capital of Lima for the Tumbes region near the Ecuador border on Peru's coastal...

Officials: 6 die, 3 injured in crash in upstate New York

Jan. 28, 2023 17:23 PM EST

LOUISVILLE, N.Y. (AP) — Six people died in upstate New York when a freight truck and an express bus carrying more than a dozen people collided Saturday near the U.S.-Canada border, state police said. Three others were injured, including one in critical condition. They were being...

Georgia: SUV in crash was for recruiting, not personal use

Jan. 28, 2023 10:56 AM EST

Georgia athletic department officials say the vehicle involved in a crash that killed a football player and employee on Jan. 15 was to be used only for recruiting activities, not personal use. The University of Georgia athletic association provided that information in a statement to...

2 Indian fighter jets crash, killing pilot

Jan. 28, 2023 03:38 AM EST

NEW DELHI (AP) — Two Indian air force jets crashed in the central state of Madhya Pradesh on Saturday, killing one pilot, officials said. The Indian air force said on Twitter the aircraft were on routine operational training mission. One of the three pilots involved sustained...

Snow leads to massive pileup in Wisconsin, dozens injured

Jan. 27, 2023 23:00 PM EST

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Dozens of people were injured in a massive traffic pileup amid snowy conditions in southern Wisconsin on Friday, which blocked Interstate 39/90 for hours, authorities said. Beloit Memorial Hospital said at least 27 people were treated for injuries sustained in...

State suspends Auditor Wood's vehicle assignment after crash

Jan. 27, 2023 18:10 PM EST

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina officials temporarily suspended the state auditor's vehicle assignment this week after she was cited for a misdemeanor hit-and-run for leaving the scene of a December crash where she drove her state-issued vehicle into a parked car. The state's...

Lawsuits in NC plane crash that killed 8 settled for $15M

Jan. 27, 2023 16:23 PM EST

The families of five passengers killed in a 2022 plane crash off the North Carolina coast have settled wrongful death lawsuits against the companies that owned the plane and employed the pilot and the pilot's estate for $15 million, family representatives announced Friday. All eight...

4 people die, 'multiple' injured in northern Iowa van crash

Jan. 27, 2023 14:22 PM EST

WELLSBURG, Iowa (AP) — Four people were killed Friday morning and others were injured when a van they were in went out of control on a slick highway in northern Iowa. The crash happened a little before 7 a.m. when the driver of a westbound 15-passenger van lost control on icy...

Jay Leno breaks bones in motorcycle wreck months after fire

Jan. 27, 2023 10:39 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Two months after undergoing surgery for serious burns, Jay Leno is now contending with a number of broken bones after being knocked off a motorcycle. The comedian and former “Tonight Show” host told a Las Vegas Review-Journal columnist Thursday that he broke...

Ford recalls nearly 383K SUVs to fix backup camera problem

Jan. 27, 2023 09:54 AM EST

DETROIT (AP) — Ford is recalling nearly 383,000 SUVs in the U.S. because the touch screens may not display a camera image when backing up. The recall covers certain 2020 to 2023 Ford Explorers and Lincoln Aviators, and some 2020 to 2022 Lincoln Corsairs. All are equipped with...