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The Latest: Moon gives condolences for Korean climbers

Oct. 15, 2018 2:00 AM EDT

KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — The Latest on mountaineering deaths in Nepal (all times local): South Korean President Moon Jae-in, an amateur hiking enthusiast who visited Nepal in 2016, has expressed condolences for the climbers who died in a storm on a Nepal mountain. Five South Koreans and four Nepalese guides...

Bus crashes on Pennsylvania interstate, killing 1

Oct. 14, 2018 11:43 PM EDT

MOSCOW, Pa. (AP) — A passenger bus has crashed on a Pennsylvania interstate, killing a woman and injuring an unknown number of passengers. The bus crashed around 9 p.m. Sunday on Interstate 380 in Covington Township, Lackawanna County. News video and photos showed the bus leaning to its right side along...

25 hospitalized, 5 serious, after Los Angeles highway crash

Oct. 14, 2018 7:32 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Twenty-five people were taken to hospitals with mostly minor injuries following a series of crashes involving at least two cars and a bus that crashed through a concrete divider on a Los Angeles highway, authorities said. Five patients were in serious condition following the collisions...

Latest: 25 hospitalized, 5 serious, after LA highway crash

Oct. 14, 2018 6:10 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on a Los Angeles highway crash involving multiple vehicles (all times local): 2:55 p.m. Authorities say 25 people were transported to hospitals with mostly minor injuries following a crash on a Los Angeles highway involving a bus and multiple cars. Fire Department spokeswoman...

German bus crashes on Swiss highway, 1 dead and 14 injured

Oct. 14, 2018 4:03 PM EDT

BERLIN (AP) — A German bus crashed into a metal post on a highway in southern Switzerland Sunday, leaving one woman dead and another 14 people injured, police said. The bus was heading south with 25 people on board when the accident happened on the A2 highway at Sigirino, near Lugano — along a major...

Calls for new regulation mount as limo crash victims mourned

Oct. 14, 2018 4:03 PM EDT

AMSTERDAM, N.Y. (AP) — The day after a mourning community said last goodbyes to eight of 20 victims of a limousine crash — four sisters and four other relatives — the Senate's top Democrat called on federal regulators to formulate new safety standards for the vehicles. Sen. Chuck Schumer on...

Plane accident in central Germany leaves 3 people dead

Oct. 14, 2018 1:49 PM EDT

BERLIN (AP) — Three people died after they were hit by a small plane in central Germany on Sunday as it attempted to take off after an aborted landing, police said. Police in Hesse state said the victims, two women and a child to be around age 9 or 10, were on a path next to an airfield at the Wasserkuppe...

Turkey: 22 migrants die in truck crash, 13 others injured

Oct. 14, 2018 5:39 AM EDT

ISTANBUL (AP) — At least 22 migrants, including children, have been killed in a truck accident Sunday, Turkey's official news agency said. The Anadolu news agency said the migrants were traveling in a truck in the western province of Izmir that rolled over off a bridge. Video footage showed a destroyed...

Mourners pack funeral for 8 of 20 killed in NY limo crash

Oct. 14, 2018 4:38 AM EDT

AMSTERDAM, N.Y. (AP) — Mourners at a funeral for four sisters and their family members killed in a New York limousine crash were assured Saturday that their loved ones can still see their tears and feel their heartache. On a damp, chilly day, hundreds of people packed the pews of an old brick church in...

Turkish state media: At least 15 migrants killed, including children, in truck crash in Izmir

Oct. 14, 2018 2:51 AM EDT
ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkish state media: At least 15 migrants killed, including children, in truck crash in Izmir.