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Minnesota authorities search for man feared to have drowned

Aug. 9, 2020 4:20 PM EDT

Authorities on Sunday continued to search for a man feared to have drowned in Little Detroit Lake in Minnesota. The Becker County Sheriff's office and other emergency workers responded to a report of a possible drowning late Saturday afternoon at the lake in northwest Minnesota. The missing man was identified as...

Heavy machinery moves away debris from a destroyed street following a storm at the village of Politika, on Evia island, northeast of Athens, on Sunday, Aug. 9, 2020. An elderly couple and an 8-month-old baby have been found dead and dozens have been trapped in their homes and cars from a storm that has hit the island of Evia, in central Greece, police say. (AP Photo/Yorgos Karahalis)

Storm floods Greek island, leaves 7 dead, including a baby

Aug. 9, 2020 4:03 PM EDT

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Seven people, including an elderly couple and an 8-month-old baby, have been found dead as a storm hit the Greek island of Evia, authorities said Sunday. One person was still missing and dozens of others were trapped by floodwaters in their homes and cars. Greece's meteorological...

Alabama, Florida agencies search for man missing since July

Aug. 9, 2020 2:22 PM EDT

DOTHAN, Ala. (AP) — Law enforcement agencies in Alabama and Florida are searching for a man who has been missing for more than a month. Raul Ambriz Guillen, 51, was last seen in the Alabama city of Dothan on July 4, according to police. Authorities say Guillen lived in Alabama and was known to visit nearby...

People clash with police during a protest against the political elites and the government after this week's deadly explosion at Beirut port which devastated large parts of the capital and killed more than 150 people, in Beirut, Lebanon, Saturday, Aug. 8, 2020. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana)

Fury over Beirut blast fuels protests, clashes with police

Aug. 8, 2020 3:57 PM EDT

BEIRUT (AP) — Public fury over this week’s massive explosion in Beirut took a new turn Saturday night as protesters stormed government institutions and clashed for hours with security forces, who responded with heavy volleys of tear gas and rubber bullets. One police officer was killed and dozens...

Indiana woman convicted for her role in abusing boy, 3

Aug. 8, 2020 3:24 PM EDT

WARSAW, Ind. (AP) — A northern Indiana woman has been convicted of child neglect for her alleged role in the abuse of a 3-year-old boy found with broken bones, pieces of his scalp missing and other gruesome injuries. A Kosciusko County jury found Jammy Stacy of Elkhart guilty on Thursday of one count of...

Lebanese soldiers stand among tear gas during clashes with protesters as part of a protest against the political elites and the government after this week's deadly explosion at Beirut port which devastated large parts of the capital in Beirut, Lebanon, Saturday, Aug. 8, 2020. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus)

The Latest: Beirut protesters enter government buildings

Aug. 8, 2020 2:45 PM EDT

BEIRUT (AP) — The latest on the explosion in Beirut (all times local): 9:40 p.m. Dozens of Lebanese protesters have stormed the buildings of a number of government ministries and the headquarters of the country's banking association channeling their rage against state and financial institutions after the...

Thousands gather for prayer ride for missing Amish woman

Aug. 8, 2020 1:11 PM EDT

EPHRATA, Pa. (AP) — Several thousand people gathered for a prayer ride for an Amish woman who remains missing following the arrest of a man accused last month of having kidnapped her. About 3,000 people came to Ephrata Community Church for Saturday afternoon’s ride for 18-year-old Linda Stoltzfoos,...

17-year-old drowns in New Hampshire river

Aug. 8, 2020 12:37 PM EDT

NEW HAMPTON, N.H. (AP) — Authorities say a 17-year-old drowned in the Pemigewasset River in New Hampton. New Hampshire State Police-Marine Patrol said they were called to the river Friday afternoon. They say the teen became distressed while swimming and disappeared underwater. Friends found him in...

People walk by damaged buildings at a neighborhood near the scene of Tuesday's explosion that hit the seaport of Beirut, Lebanon, Friday, Aug. 7, 2020. Rescue teams were still searching the rubble of Beirut's port for bodies on Friday, nearly three days after a massive explosion sent a wave of destruction through Lebanon's capital, killing over a hundred people and wounding thousands. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana)

Officials long warned of explosive chemicals at Beirut port

Aug. 7, 2020 8:26 PM EDT

BEIRUT (AP) — At least 10 times over the past six years, authorities from Lebanon’s customs, military, security agencies and judiciary raised alarm that a massive stockpile of explosive chemicals was being kept with almost no safeguard at the port in the heart of Beirut, newly surfaced documents...

Searcher recover body of one of two boys missing in river

Aug. 7, 2020 6:52 PM EDT

BEARDSTOWN, Ill. (AP) — The body of a boy, one of two who went missing late Thursday, has been pulled by the Illinois River at Beardstown, officials announced Friday. Searchers recovered the identified boy early Friday near a railroad bridge in Beardstown in central Illinois city. The location is where the...