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Maryland teen driver hits police cruisers during chase

Oct. 28, 2020 2:53 PM EDT

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — A Maryland motorist trying to elude police struck several patrol cars and was taken into custody after a foot chase, authorities said. Anne Arundel County police said in a news release that a patrol officer stopped to check on a driver who appeared passed out in a car on Wednesday,...

This Monday, Oct. 26, 2020, satellite image from Planet Labs Inc. that has been annotated by experts at the James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies at Middlebury Institute of International Studies shows construction at Iran's Natanz uranium-enrichment facility that experts believe may be a new, underground centrifuge assembly plant. Satellite photos show Iran has begun construction at its Natanz nuclear facility. That's after the head of the U.N.’s nuclear agency acknowledged Tehran is building an underground advanced centrifuge assembly plant after its last one exploded in a reported sabotage attack last summer. (Planet Labs Inc. via AP)

Satellite photos show construction at Iran nuclear site

Oct. 28, 2020 2:48 PM EDT

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Iran has begun construction at its Natanz nuclear facility, satellite images released Wednesday show, just as the U.N. nuclear agency acknowledged Tehran is building an underground advanced centrifuge assembly plant after its last one exploded in a reported sabotage...

Man killed in accident in central Pennsylvania mine

Oct. 28, 2020 1:30 PM EDT

WILLIAMSTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Authorities on Wednesday were investigating after a man died in a central Pennsylvania coal mine. Daniel Shoener, 37, of Donaldson, was struck by a rock about 1,000 feet below the surface in Williamstown Mine #1 on Tuesday afternoon, police said. Fellow miners were able to get...

Report: Macomb County dams in good shape, failure unlikely

Oct. 28, 2020 12:53 PM EDT

CLINTON TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Dams in southeastern Michigan’s Macomb County are in good shape, according to a study conducted after two dams failed and flooded property in the central part of the state. The review results were announced Wednesday in a release from the county's Public Works office,...

Police: 2 men arrested after allegedly beating Black man

Oct. 28, 2020 12:07 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Two men have been arrested in Washington state on hate crime charges after they were accused of chasing, beating and yelling slurs at a Black man, who the men said rear-ended their car, authorities said. The King County prosecuting attorney's office said Travis Phillips, 34, and Eric Wise,...

A French rescue helicopter lands close to a rescue vessel in Dunkirk, northern France, Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2020 during a  search operation after four migrants, including a 5-year-old and 8-year-old child died Tuesday when their boat capsized while they and other migrants tried to cross the English Channel to Britain, French authorities said. Fifteen migrants have been saved so far and rescue and search operations are still under way, according to the regional administration for the Nord region. (AP Photo)

France ends search after Channel capsize kills family of 4

Oct. 28, 2020 12:04 PM EDT

PARIS (AP) — French rescuers on Wednesday abandoned the hunt for survivors from a boat carrying migrants that capsized while trying to cross the English Channel to Britain, leaving at least four people dead. British media identified the victims as a Kurdish-Iranian couple and two of their children. A...

This photo provided by the Tennessee Highway Patrol shows the scene of deadly crash involving a utility vehicle and a school bus carrying children on Tuesday evening, Oct. 27, 2020, in Decatur, Tenn. (Tennessee Highway Patrol via AP)

School bus driver, 7-year-old girl killed in Tennessee crash

Oct. 28, 2020 11:50 AM EDT

DECATUR, Tenn. (AP) — A school bus driver was killed along with a 7-year-old girl after a utility vehicle swerved into their lane. The bus, carrying 22 children, slammed head-on into the vehicle's side, the Tennessee Highway Patrol said. Five children were airlifted to a regional hospital and two were...

Α damaged navy minesweeper is being towed near the port of Piraeus on Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2020.  Greece's coast guard says a Greek navy minesweeper and a Portuguese-flagged cargo ship have collided outside the country's main port of Piraeus, leaving two navy crew slightly injured and prompting the evacuation of the military vessel. (AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris)

Ship captain arrested after collision with Greek warship

Oct. 28, 2020 11:26 AM EDT

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek authorities on Wednesday arrested the captain of a Portuguese-flagged cargo ship that collided with a Greek navy minehunter outside the country’s main port of Piraeus. The coast guard said the captain of the Maersk Launceston container vessel was arrested for alleged...

Seattle police say person was struck by vehicle at protest

Oct. 28, 2020 8:16 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Police were investigating after a person was struck by a vehicle at a protest in front of the Seattle police West Precinct building late Tuesday. KOMO-TV reports o fficers were clearing cars that were blocking traffic to investigate the collision. Four people were arrested in the protest,...

Driver dies in Interstate 89 crash

Oct. 28, 2020 8:02 AM EDT

SUTTON, N.H. (AP) — A driver died after crashing into the median and a tree on Interstate 89 and a passenger was hospitalized in critical condition, the New Hampshire State Police said. Police found that a pickup truck had driven off the road and crashed Tuesday along the interstate in Sutton. The...