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1 dead, 44 injured in Switzerland bus crash

Dec. 16, 2018 10:47 AM EST

BERLIN (AP) — Zurich police say a tour bus on its way to Germany has crashed in Switzerland, killing one person and injuring 44 others. The dpa news agency reported Sunday that bus traveling to Duesseldorf from Genoa in Italy crashed at 4:15 a.m. south of Zurich, a city in northern Switzerland that is the...

Bus crash in snowy Serbia kills 3, injures 32

Dec. 16, 2018 5:47 AM EST

BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — A bus skidded off the road and overturned amid wintry weather in southern Serbia, killing three people and injuring 32 others, police said. The accident happened early Sunday on the main highway in southern Serbia near the town of Leskovac. Police said the bus had Macedonian license...

Thousands brave snow to rally against Serbian leader Vucic

Dec. 15, 2018 3:19 PM EST

BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — Braving snow and cold weather, thousands rallied on Saturday in Serbia's capital of Belgrade to express discontent with the autocratic rule of President Aleksandar Vucic and his government. The whistle-blowing crowds marched through central Belgrade, some carrying umbrellas against...

Visitors evacuated, animals moved after fire at British zoo

Dec. 15, 2018 12:06 PM EST

LONDON (AP) — A fire broke out Saturday in an enclosure at one of Britain's largest zoos, forcing keepers to evacuate visitors and move animals away from the flames. Witnesses said the blaze broke out about 11:30 a.m. in the Monsoon Forest habitat area, with winds fanning flames in the building's...

AP PHOTOS: Urgency of climate talks seen in coal plants, ice

Dec. 14, 2018 9:16 AM EST

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — As politicians haggle at a U.N. climate conference in Poland over ways to limit global warming, the industries and machines powering our modern world keep spewing their pollution into the air and water. The fossil fuels extracted from beneath the earth's crust — coal, oil and...

Marine Corps says $3.6B for storm repairs at East Coast base

Dec. 13, 2018 8:22 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — When Marines from Camp Lejeune, N.C., were preparing for their upcoming deployment to the Middle East, they faced an unusual challenge: the beach they needed to train on had been washed away by Hurricane Florence. Using bulldozers and other equipment, they moved enough sand to rebuild a...

Gordon inactive for Chargers, Berry set to play for Chiefs

Dec. 13, 2018 7:26 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Los Angeles Chargers running back Melvin Gordon joined his backup Austin Ekeler on the inactive list for their high-profile AFC West showdown against the Kansas City Chiefs on Thursday night. Gordon and Ekeler combined for 103 yards rushing and 189 yards receiving when the teams met...

Southwestern US states get Jan. 31 deadline for drought deal

Dec. 13, 2018 6:18 PM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The head of the federal agency controlling the Colorado River said Thursday the U.S. government will impose unprecedented restrictions on water supplies to the seven Southwestern U.S. states that depend on the river unless everyone agrees by Jan. 31 on a plan to deal with an expected...

Official: Canadian man missing in China and feared detained is entrepreneur Michael Spavor

Dec. 12, 2018 9:03 PM EST
TORONTO (AP) — Official: Canadian man missing in China and feared detained is entrepreneur Michael Spavor.

The Latest: Officials reduce North Carolina storm death toll

Dec. 12, 2018 8:00 PM EST

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on severe weather in North Carolina (all times local): 8 p.m. Officials in North Carolina have revised downward the death toll from this week's severe weather. The state's total initially included an 82-year-old woman in Haywood County whose death was reported by state...