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Editorial Roundup: Alabama

May. 22, 2024 07:16 AM EDT

Cullman Times. May 16, 2024. Editorial: Watch out for motorcycles As the weather turns warmer day by day, we are beginning to see more and more motorcycles on our roads. Motorcycles come in all sorts. They can be two wheelers, three-wheelers and some...

From London to Los Angeles, many Iranians overseas cheer, and fear, after president's death

May. 22, 2024 03:12 AM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Among Iranian communities from London to Los Angeles, few tears are being shed over the death of President Ebrahim Raisi, killed in a weekend helicopter crash. But there are not always loud cheers, either. While some hope the demise of a powerful figure...

Iran's supreme leader presides over a funeral for the country's late president and others killed in a helicopter crash

May. 22, 2024 01:43 AM EDT
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Iran's supreme leader presides over a funeral for the country's late president and others killed in a helicopter crash.

Mourners begin days of funerals for Iran's president and others killed in helicopter crash

May. 21, 2024 22:25 PM EDT

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Mourners in black began gathering Tuesday for days of funerals and processions for Iran's late president, foreign minister and others killed in a helicopter crash, a government-led series of ceremonies aimed at both honoring the dead and projecting strength in...

Driver of pickup that collided with farmworker bus in Florida, killing 8, is arrested on DUI charges

May. 21, 2024 15:49 PM EDT

OCALA, Fla. (AP) — The Florida Highway Patrol has arrested the driver of a pickup truck that crashed into a farmworker bus early Tuesday, killing eight, on charges of driving under the influence-manslaughter. Bryan Maclean Howard, 41, faces eight counts of DUI-Manslaughter, the...

Greek judge dismisses case against Egyptians accused in shipwreck that killed hundreds of migrants

May. 21, 2024 12:21 PM EDT

KALAMATA, Greece (AP) — A Greek judge dismissed a case Tuesday against nine Egyptian men accused of causing a shipwreck that killed hundreds of migrants last year and sent shockwaves through the European Union’s border protection and asylum operations, after a prosecutor argued that Greece...

Greek judge dismisses case against 9 Egyptians accused of causing a deadly migrant shipwreck

May. 21, 2024 05:52 AM EDT
KALAMATA, Greece (AP) — Greek judge dismisses case against 9 Egyptians accused of causing a deadly migrant shipwreck.

Greek prosecutor recommends dismissing case against 9 Egyptians accused of causing a deadly migrant shipwreck

May. 21, 2024 05:38 AM EDT
KALAMATA, Greece (AP) — Greek prosecutor recommends dismissing case against 9 Egyptians accused of causing a deadly migrant shipwreck.

What's next for Iran's government after death of its president in helicopter crash?

May. 20, 2024 22:23 PM EDT

JERUSALEM (AP) — The death of Iran's president is unlikely to lead to any immediate changes in Iran's ruling system or to its overarching policies, which are decided by Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei. But Ebrahim Raisi, who died in a helicopter crash Sunday, was seen as a...

4 killed in Georgia wreck after van plows through median into oncoming traffic

May. 20, 2024 15:16 PM EDT

EMERSON, Ga. (AP) — Four people, including three members of the same family, died Sunday after a van crossed the median on a northwest Georgia interstate and plowed into oncoming traffic. Five others were injured in the multi-vehicle wreck on Interstate 75 near Emerson. ...