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Man rescued, cited after rappelling into Yellowstone canyon

Jan. 18, 2020 4:14 PM EST

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A 55-year-old Indiana man had to be rescued in Yellowstone National Park after he rappelled down a deep canyon, then was unable to climb back out after he left his rope to retrieve a backpack he dropped, park officials said. Dave Christensen of Winamac was uninjured in the Jan. 6...

Personnel work at the scene in McHenry, Ill. where a vehicle drove into the Starbucks Thursday, Jan. 16, 2020. (Patrick Kunzer/Daily Herald via AP)

Police: Medical issue led to Starbucks crash in Illinois

Jan. 17, 2020 11:42 AM EST

McHENRY, Ill. (AP) — The driver of a pickup truck that slammed into an Illinois Starbucks had a “medical emergency” before the crash that injured several people, police said Friday. Police said in a statement that the driver, identified as a 53-year-old man from Lakemoor, will not be cited...

FILE - In this Dec. 15, 2019 file photo, New England Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman stands on the sidelines in the second half of an NFL football game against the Cincinnati Bengals, in Cincinnati. Edelman was arrested Saturday, Jan. 11, 2020, in Southern California on suspicion of misdemeanor vandalism after allegedly jumping on the hood of someone's car. Police say Edelman caused unspecified damage when he jumped on the vehicle Saturday in Beverly Hills. The 33-year-old receiver was released on a citation and is scheduled to appear in court in April.  (AP Photo/Gary Landers, File)

Patriots star Edelman arrested for vandalism in California

Jan. 12, 2020 7:25 PM EST

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — New England Patriots star Julian Edelman was arrested in Southern California on suspicion of misdemeanor vandalism after jumping on the hood of someone's car, authorities said Sunday. Edelman, 33, caused unspecified damage when he jumped on the vehicle Saturday night on a...

FILE - In this Dec. 21, 2019 file photo Las Vegas firefighters work the scene of a fire at a three-story apartment complex in Las Vegas. The sister of one of six residents found dead after the Las Vegas apartment building fire filed a wrongful death lawsuit Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2020, against the property owner, who officials say had been been cited in the past over missing smoke alarms and an emergency exit that was bolted shut. (Steve Marcus/Las Vegas Sun via AP, File)

Lawsuit filed after six people found dead in Vegas fire

Jan. 8, 2020 7:29 PM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The sister-in-law of one of six residents found dead after a Las Vegas apartment building fire filed a wrongful death lawsuit Wednesday against the property owner, who officials say had been been cited in the past over missing smoke alarms and an emergency exit that was bolted shut. The...

FILE-In this June 23, 2019 file photo, DaBaby performs

Grammy-nominated rapper DaBaby arrested on battery charge

Jan. 3, 2020 3:00 PM EST

MIAMI (AP) — Grammy-nominated rapper DaBaby was arrested on a battery charge Thursday night in Miami after arguing with a music promoter over payment for a performance, Miami police said in an arrest warrant. After police arrested the rapper, whose real name is Jonathan Kirk, they found a warrant for his...

Nevada carpool lane violators getting busted more often

Dec. 26, 2019 6:28 PM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A new regulation allowing Nevada troopers to enforce carpool lane rules around-the-clock has led to a flurry of tickets for motorists over the last six months. More than 2,500 citations were issued for carpool lane violations near Las Vegas from June 20-Dec. 12, according to figures...

FILE - In this June 23, 2019 file photo, DaBaby performs

Rapper DaBaby handcuffed, given pot citation after concert

Dec. 24, 2019 12:34 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Grammy-nominated rapper DaBaby was handcuffed and cited on a misdemeanor marijuana charge in North Carolina hours after he performed a concert and gave away toys to children. Charlotte-Mecklenburg police issued citations to the rapper, whose real name is Jonathan Kirk, on counts of...

School bus driver cited in wreck that injured 9 students

Dec. 18, 2019 6:28 PM EST

Nine students were hurt when their school bus overturned on a New Orleans highway, and the driver was cited on several counts, authorities said. City police did not identify the driver but said he was cited for careless driving and an equipment violation that police did not describe. He also was given municipal...

Police: Florida parking officer extorted valet for cash

Dec. 16, 2019 5:02 PM EST

MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A Miami Beach parking enforcement officer was arrested after the owner of a valet company told investigators he demanded $1,000 in cash each month in exchange for not issuing parking citations. Dante Zirio, 57, was arrested Saturday during a sting operation involving the owner of...