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Hit-and-run driver kills Florida woman in a mobility scooter

Jun. 16, 2021 10:19 AM EDT

WESLEY CHAPEL, Fla. (AP) — A 64-year-old Florida woman in a mobility scooter was struck and killed while gathering mail at the edge of the road on Tuesday. The woman who struck her in the Wesley Chapel neighborhood then fled the scene, the Florida Highway Patrol said in...

Teenager dies when his dirt bike and another vehicle collide

Jun. 16, 2021 09:40 AM EDT

GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — A South Carolina teenager was killed when his dirt bike and another vehicle collided on a road in the Upstate, authorities said. Brenden Chase Jaesen Turmon, 19, of Easley died in the Monday evening wreck on Augusta Road, The Greenville News...

Woman biking on Fort Dodge street hit, killed by truck

Jun. 16, 2021 08:50 AM EDT

FORT DODGE, Iowa (AP) — A woman riding a three-wheeled bike on a street in the north-central Iowa city of Fort Dodge was fatally hit by a truck, police there said. The crash happened around 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at the intersection of 8th Avenue South and 31st Street, Des...

Teen killed by hit-and-run driver in Minneapolis

Jun. 16, 2021 08:22 AM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Police say a teenager was killed by a hit-and-run driver in Minneapolis. The 16-year-old boy was either on foot or skateboarding when he was struck in north Minneapolis about 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, authorities said. Police and fire...

Baby, adult killed in three-vehicle crash in Dodge County

Jun. 16, 2021 07:19 AM EDT

JUNEAU, Wis. (AP) — A baby and an adult have died in a crash involving three vehicles in Dodge County. Four others have been injured, according to sheriff's officials. Deputies responded to the crash on Highway 33 in the town of Trenton about 6 p.m. Tuesday. ...

Indians win 7-2, extend Orioles' road losing streak to 17

Jun. 15, 2021 23:31 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Eddie Rosario delivered a two-run double and Bobby Bradley hit a solo homer as the Cleveland Indians beat Baltimore 7-2 Tuesday night, sending the Orioles to their 17th straight road loss. The Orioles committed four errors and moved closer to the major...

Southern Baptists' new leader: long career as bridge builder

Jun. 15, 2021 21:34 PM EDT

As ideological divisions wracked the Southern Baptist Convention this year ahead of a pivotal national meeting, one of the leading candidates for its presidency, Ed Litton, embraced a role as the man best equipped to build bridges and promote unity. “From time to time,...

Bus accident in northern Mexico leaves 12 dead

Jun. 15, 2021 19:29 PM EDT

CIUDAD VICTORIA, Mexico (AP) — A bus carrying patients for treatment of chronic illnesses flipped in northern Mexico near the U.S. border Tuesday, killing 12 people and leaving 10 others injured. The bus had been rented by the Mexican Social Security Institute in the...

Man jailed in fatal crash at Minneapolis rally has past DWIs

Jun. 15, 2021 18:59 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minneapolis police on Tuesday identified the man suspected of driving into a crowd of demonstrators, killing one and injuring three others as a 35-year-old from St. Paul with multiple convictions for driving while impaired. Police say Nicholas Kraus...

Jury selection begins for Oklahoma man in students' deaths

Jun. 15, 2021 17:20 PM EDT

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Jury selection began Tuesday in the second-degree murder trial of an Oklahoma man accused of crashing his pickup truck into a group of high school cross country runners, killing three and injuring five. Cleveland County District Attorney Greg...