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6-vehicle crash in St. Louis injures 8 people

Apr. 12, 2021 16:10 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — A crash involving six vehicles Monday in St. Louis has injured eight people, authorities said. The accident occurred near Interstate 70 in the city's North Riverfront neighborhood, according to a tweet from the St. Louis Fire Department. ...

Georgia sheriff: 3 officers wounded, 1 suspect dead, 1 held

Apr. 12, 2021 16:06 PM EDT

VILLA RICA, Ga. (AP) — Three Georgia police officers were shot and wounded as they pursued two brothers from Alabama in a high-speed chase that ended early Monday with one brother shot and killed and the other in custody, authorities said. A Georgia State Patrol trooper...

2 women killed after car plunges into California harbor

Apr. 12, 2021 15:54 PM EDT

MOSS LANDING, Calif. (AP) — Two women who died after their car careened into a river at Moss Landing in Monterey County over the weekend have been identified, authorities said Monday. The Monterey County Sheriff’s Office identified them as Vanessa Carrango, 35, and...

Nevada newspaper tallies at least 55 inmate COVID-19 deaths

Apr. 12, 2021 15:30 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — At least 55 Nevada prison inmates have died after contracting COVID-19 during the pandemic that began more than a year ago, according to a newspaper report. The Las Vegas Review-Journal compared records from coroners around the state with March 29...

Ex-Kansas City Chiefs coach charged with DUI after crash

Apr. 12, 2021 15:12 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Former Kansas City Chiefs assistant coach Britt Reid was charged Monday with driving while intoxicated resulting in serious physical injury after a crash that left a 5-year-old girl critically injured. The Jackson County prosecutor's office said...

2 men killed in head-on, wrong-way collision in Missoula

Apr. 12, 2021 15:04 PM EDT

MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — A car speeding in the wrong lane with its headlights off collided with another car on a bridge over the Clark Fork River in Missoula, killing the two men in the speeding car, police Sgt. Mike Hebert said. The crash happened at 11:15 p.m. Saturday,...

Injured CSU Bakersfield athlete Readus' condition improves

Apr. 12, 2021 14:26 PM EDT

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (AP) — The condition of Cal State Bakersfield men’s basketball player Ronne Readus has improved nearly two weeks after he was badly injured in a car accident, his family said in statement released by the school on Monday. “We are blessed to tell...

North Vegas police probe death of man found near bus stop

Apr. 12, 2021 14:19 PM EDT

NORTH LAS VEGAS, Nev. (AP) — Police in North Las Vegas say they believe a man found dead near a bus stop early Monday was hit by a vehicle that did not stay at the scene. Officer Alexander Cuevas said the man’s body was found a little after 1 a.m. on Las Vegas...

Montana Tech will study ground at collapsed mine

Apr. 12, 2021 14:00 PM EDT

BLACK HAWK, S.D. (AP) — Experts from Montana Technological University will soon begin to analyze the what lies underground in Black Hawk neighborhood where homes have been evacuated because ground over an abandoned mine collapsed. A law firm representing some of the...

Postcard from Titanic's radio operator being sold at auction

Apr. 12, 2021 12:52 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — A postcard written by the Titanic's senior radio operator just weeks before the ocean liner sank in the North Atlantic in 1912 has been put up for auction. The card, with a glossy image of the ill-fated ship on the front, was written by Jack Phillips to...