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Bus carrying high school students to band camp crashes, killing 2 and seriously injuring others

Sep. 22, 2023 05:52 AM EDT

MIDDLETOWN, N.Y. (AP) — A charter bus carrying high school students to a band camp veered off a New York highway and tumbled down an embankment Thursday, killing two adults and seriously injuring several others, officials said. The bus was one of six in a caravan taking the...

2 teens held in fatal bicyclist hit-and-run video case appear in adult court in Las Vegas

Sep. 21, 2023 20:11 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Two teenagers made very brief initial appearances Thursday in adult court in Las Vegas where a prosecutor said they will face murder, attempted murder and other charges after allegedly capturing themselves on video intentionally crashing a stolen car into a bicyclist pedaling...

3 South Africa navy personnel die after swept off a submarine deck. 4 soldiers killed in road crash

Sep. 21, 2023 13:15 PM EDT

CAPE TOWN, South Africa (AP) — Three South African navy personnel died and a senior officer was in critical condition after seven crew members of a submarine were swept off its deck by big waves as a helicopter was attempting to transfer supplies, the Department of Defence said Thursday. ...

Outdated headline sparks vicious online hate campaign directed at Las Vegas newspaper

Sep. 21, 2023 11:04 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — A Las Vegas newspaper is being viciously attacked online for its coverage of an alleged murder of a retired police chief, either because of a misunderstanding or a deliberate attempt to mislead. The “firehose of hatred” has led the Las Vegas Review-Journal to...

Suspect in family's killing in suburban Chicago dies along with passenger after Oklahoma crash

Sep. 21, 2023 09:19 AM EDT

A suspect in the shooting deaths of a suburban Chicago family died following a fiery crash in Oklahoma, along with a passenger, police said. Nathaniel Huey Jr., of Streamwood, Illinois, tried to elude authorities after a digital license plate detector spotted him Wednesday in...

Top US Air Force official in Mideast worries about possible Russia-Iran 'cooperation and collusion'

Sep. 20, 2023 23:39 PM EDT

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Iran's supplying of bomb-carrying drones to Russia could see Moscow help Tehran's program become more lethal, raising risks across the wider Middle East, the top U.S. Air Force commander in the Middle East said Wednesday. Lt. Gen. Alexus...

Suspect in fatal shootings of 4 people in suburban Chicago dead after car crash in Oklahoma

Sep. 20, 2023 22:18 PM EDT

A suspect in the shooting deaths of a suburban Chicago couple and their two children died in a fiery crash Wednesday in Oklahoma, police said. Nathaniel Huey Jr., 32, of Streamwood, Illinois, was suspected in the deaths of Alberto Rolon, Zoraida Bartolomei and their two sons, ages 7...

4 firefighters heading home after battling B.C. wildfires die in vehicle crash in Canada

Sep. 20, 2023 17:44 PM EDT

VICTORIA, British Columbia (AP) — Four firefighters travelling home after battling British Columbia’s wildfires died Wednesday in a road crash. B.C. Premier David Eby and Forests Minister Bruce Ralston said in a joint statement the firefighters died in a motor vehicle accident...

Crash involving school van kills teen and injures 5 others, including 2 adults

Sep. 20, 2023 17:08 PM EDT

DRAVOSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A crash involving a school van and a car in western Pennsylvania left a teenage girl dead and sent five other people — three juveniles and two critically-injured adults — to area hospitals, authorities said. Allegheny County police said the Serra Catholic...

An American man is killed in a rafting accident in Slovenia, and two others are injured

Sep. 20, 2023 09:54 AM EDT

LJUBLJANA, Slovenia (AP) — A U.S. citizen was killed and two others were slightly injured in a rafting accident in northwestern Slovenia, police said Wednesday. The accident happened Tuesday when two rafts carrying 16 passengers and a guide were on a trip down the Soca river,...