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Corpus Christi Calallen pitcher earns top honor on Texas 4A all-state softball team

Jul. 10, 2024 18:44 PM EDT

LONGVIEW, Texas (AP) — The Blue Bell/Texas Sports Writers Association Class 4A all-state softball team, distributed by The Associated Press: FIRST TEAM Pitchers: Jordyn Thibodeaux, Corpus Christi Calallen, soph.; Carson Fall, Bridge City, sr.; Brookelyn Taylor,...

Karen Read, a 'convenient outsider' accused of killing her Boston police boyfriend

Jun. 28, 2024 13:55 PM EDT

CANTON, Mass. (AP) — The woman accused of ramming her luxury SUV into her boyfriend and callously leaving him on the ground before a snowstorm had dated the future Boston police officer briefly in her 20s. They reconnected during the pandemic. Her father described her as a...

Man found dead after Ohio movie theater shooting. Person considered suspect is arrested

May. 11, 2024 14:36 PM EDT

MASSILLION, Ohio (AP) — A man was found dead after a shooting in a movie theater in northeastern Ohio and another person considered a suspect was arrested shortly afterward, authorities said. Police in Massillion said officers responded just before 11 p.m. Friday to the report of a...

A woman accused of killing her Boston police officer boyfriend was framed, her attorneys say

May. 08, 2024 17:44 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — A highly anticipated trial began in Massachusetts last week involving a woman accused of striking her Boston police officer boyfriend with her SUV and leaving him for dead in a snowbank. John O’Keefe died in the Boston suburb of Canton on Jan. 29, 2022. ...

China dispatches vice premier, urges better safety measures after highway collapse killed 48

May. 03, 2024 06:30 AM EDT

BEIJING (AP) — China has sent a vice premier to oversee recovery efforts and urged better safety measures after a highway collapse killed at least 48 people in the country’s mountainous south. The official Xinhua News Agency on Friday said Vice Premier Zhang Guoqing had...

Death toll jumps to at least 48 as a search continues in southern China highway collapse

May. 02, 2024 05:51 AM EDT

BEIJING (AP) — The death toll from a collapsed highway in southeastern China climbed to 48 on Thursday as searchers dug for a second day through a treacherous and mountainous area. One side of the four-lane highway in the city of Meizhou gave way about 2 a.m. on Wednesday after a...

A highway collapse in China kills 36 people and sends more than 20 cars down a steep slope

May. 02, 2024 00:23 AM EDT

BEIJING (AP) — A section of a highway collapsed after heavy rains in a mountainous area in southern China, sending cars tumbling down a slope and leaving at least 36 people dead, authorities said Thursday. The Meizhou city government said that 23 vehicles have been found after a...

Aerial photos show wide devastation left by a deadly tornado in China's Guangzhou

Apr. 28, 2024 20:28 PM EDT

BEIJING (AP) — Aerial photos posted by Chinese state media on Sunday showed wide devastation in part of the southern city of Guangzhou after a tornado swept through the day before, killing five people, injuring dozens others and damaging more than 140 buildings. As businesses and...

A tornado in southern China kills 5 people and damages factories in the metropolis of Guangzhou

Apr. 28, 2024 00:31 AM EDT

BEIJING (AP) — A tornado struck the southern Chinese city of Guangzhou on Saturday, killing five people and damaging more than 140 factory buildings, state media said. The China Meteorological Administration said the tornado struck about 3 p.m. in the Baiyun district of Guangzhou,...

Heavy rainstorms kill 4 people in southern China. Ten others are missing

Apr. 22, 2024 11:46 AM EDT

BEIJING (AP) — Heavy rainstorms that swept across southern China over the weekend killed at least four people in riverside cities, while a search was underway for 10 others missing, state media said Monday. The official Xinhua news agency said three people died in Zhaoqing city...