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Bodies of 4 men in ATV crash off an Arizona cliff recovered

Sep. 17, 2018 8:19 PM EDT

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — The bodies of four men apparently killed in a fiery crash of an ATV that went over a northern Arizona cliff have been recovered, authorities said Monday. Coconino County Sheriff's officials said a 10-acre fire and rugged terrain made it difficult for rescuers to get to the site of...

The Latest: Bodies of 4 Arizona men recovered in ATV crash

Sep. 17, 2018 8:11 PM EDT

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — The Latest on an ATV crash in Arizona that has killed four people (all times local): 5:10 p.m. Authorities in northern Arizona say the bodies of four men killed in a fiery ATV crash have been recovered. Coconino County sheriff's officials say a 10-acre fire and rugged terrain made...

Grizzly's rare aggressive attack kills 1, puzzles officials

Sep. 17, 2018 6:24 PM EDT

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Grizzly bears aren't docile animals, but an especially aggressive attack that killed a hunting guide and injured his client is puzzling wildlife officials. A female bear that was with its cub killed Mark Uptain of Jackson Hole and injured Corey Chubon of New Smyrna Beach, Florida,...

Grizzlies suspected in fatal Wyoming attack trapped, killed

Sep. 16, 2018 5:02 PM EDT

JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) — Wyoming officials have trapped and killed two grizzly bears they believe killed a hunting outfitter and injured his client. Wyoming Game and Fish Department regional supervisor Brad Hovinga said Sunday the grizzlies that were killed matched the description of those that killed...

Oregon wildlife officials to hunt for killer cougar

Sep. 12, 2018 8:29 PM EDT

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Oregon wildlife officials with guns and dogs will hunt for a cougar believed to have killed a woman while she was hiking in rugged terrain near the state's highest peak, a wildlife official said Wednesday. Diana Bober, who at 55 was an avid and experienced hiker, apparently fought the...

Body of 3rd victim of Colorado River boat crash recovered

Sep. 4, 2018 7:17 PM EDT

MOABI REGIONAL PARK, Calif. (AP) — The bodies of a man and woman killed in a weekend collision of two recreational boats on the Colorado River were found Tuesday and the search continued for one other missing person, authorities said. The Mohave County Sheriff's Office in Kingman, Arizona, said the body of...

The Latest: 3rd body found after Colorado River boat crash

Sep. 4, 2018 6:57 PM EDT

MOABI REGIONAL PARK, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the collision of two recreational boats on the Colorado River (all times local): 3:45 p.m. Authorities say the body of a third person killed in a weekend collision of two recreational boats on the Colorado River has been found and the search continues for...

4 missing after boats collide, sink on Colorado River

Sep. 2, 2018 7:10 PM EDT

MOABI REGIONAL PARK, Calif. (AP) — Four people are missing after two boats crashed and sunk on the Colorado River, ejecting more than a dozen people who were on board, authorities said Sunday. A recreational boat carrying 10 people and another vessel with six people on board collided head-on Saturday night...

Cubs CF Heyward goes out with injury after diving for liner

Aug. 30, 2018 10:06 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Chicago Cubs center fielder Jason Heyward had to leave a game against the Atlanta Braves after diving for a liner by Freddie Freeman . Heyward went out with tightness in his right hamstring. The team said he is still being evaluated. Heyward was able to walk off the field, getting a hug from...

Authorities identify 3 killed in glider crash in Vermont

Aug. 30, 2018 6:14 PM EDT

MORRISTOWN, Vt. (AP) — Crews worked Thursday to recover the bodies of three people who died when the glider they were in crashed in a heavily wooded section of Vermont's Sterling Mountain during what was supposed to be a 30-minute tour over the resort town of Stowe and the surrounding area. While multiple...