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Authorities ID woman hit by vehicle that left the scene

Jul. 15, 2018 5:06 PM EDT

CANTON, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a woman walking in northeast Ohio was struck and killed by a vehicle that left the scene. A statement released Sunday from the Stark County Sheriff's Office says the woman who was found on the side of a road in Canton Township was 30-year-old Brianna Marie Lilly. The...

Former NHL goalie Ray Emery drowns in Hamilton, Ontario

Jul. 15, 2018 4:53 PM EDT

Former NHL goaltender Ray Emery has drowned in his hometown of Hamilton, Ontario. He was 35. Hamilton Police said Emery was identified as the victim of the swimming accident Sunday morning. Staff sergeant Paul Evans said police received a call just after 6 a.m. that an adult swimmer did not surface and that the...

Person hospitalized after crashing into stationary cruiser

Jul. 15, 2018 4:52 PM EDT

SEYMOUR, Conn. (AP) — Police say a person crashed into a Connecticut police cruiser while officers were monitoring traffic. The New Haven Register reports a Seymour police cruiser was hit by another car Sunday morning on Route 8, but officers were not in the vehicle at the time. The driver of the car was...

The Latest: Governor saddened by fatal police shooting

Jul. 15, 2018 4:38 PM EDT

WEYMOUTH, Mass. (AP) — The Latest on the fatal shooting of a bystander and police officer in Massachusetts following a vehicle crash and foot chase. (all times local): 3:50 p.m. The governor of Massachusetts says he's saddened to learn of the deaths of a local police officer and a bystander who were shot...

Police officer, bystander die from gunshot wounds

Jul. 15, 2018 4:35 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — A Massachusetts police officer and bystander died Sunday from wounds sustained when a suspect allegedly took the officer's gun and fired following a vehicle crash and a foot chase. Weymouth officer Michael Chesna was shot multiple times by his own firearm around 7:30 a.m. Sunday, and died...

Reports detail Mossad raid on Iranian nuclear documents

Jul. 15, 2018 4:31 PM EDT

JERUSALEM (AP) — New details have been leaked of how the Israeli spy agency Mossad smuggled out Iranian nuclear documents earlier this year, but the material does not appear to provide evidence that Iran failed to abide by its 2015 nuclear agreement with world powers. The information reported Sunday shed...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing boaters in Virginia

Jul. 15, 2018 4:24 PM EDT

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (AP) — The Coast Guard has suspended its search for two recreational boaters missing since a collision with an oyster barge Saturday on Virginia's James River. Coast Guard officials announced Sunday afternoon that the effort was suspended after searching more than 200 square miles since...

New Mexico passenger bus crash kills 3, injures 24 others

Jul. 15, 2018 4:19 PM EDT

BERNALILLO, N.M. (AP) — A crash involving a commercial passenger bus and three other vehicles on a New Mexico highway early Sunday killed three people and injured 24 others, some critically, authorities said. One of the people killed was in a car that struck a pickup truck from behind around 2 a.m. Sunday...

Degenkolb masters cobblestones as Porte crashes out of Tour

Jul. 15, 2018 4:04 PM EDT

ROUBAIX, France (AP) — Richie Porte sat on the pavement grasping his right shoulder and grimacing in pain. A fan helped Chris Froome get going after he tumbled onto grass lining the road. Romain Bardet recovered from three punctured tires. And they were only the highest-profile riders to face mishaps in...

Man dies from injuries suffered in motorized bike-car crash

Jul. 15, 2018 3:56 PM EDT

DEVILS LAKE, N.D. (AP) — Authorities say a man who was riding a motorized bicycle that collided with a car in Devils Lake has died. The North Dakota Highway Patrol says 53-year-old Wade Vetter, of Devils Lake, died Saturday in a Minot hospital. The accident happened about 2:32 p.m. Monday. The patrol says...