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Police: Truck with 100 monkeys crashes, some of them missing

Jan. 21, 2022 22:01 PM EST

DANVILLE, Pa. (AP) — A truck carrying about 100 monkeys was involved in a crash Friday in Pennsylvania, state police said as authorities searched for at least three of the monkeys that appeared to have escaped the vehicle. The truck carrying the animals crashed with a dump truck in...

Police find body of missing student who was visiting MSU

Jan. 21, 2022 16:29 PM EST

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A nearly three-month search for a young man who disappeared while visiting Michigan State University ended Friday with the discovery of a body in the Red Cedar River, police said. Authorities believe the body is Brendan Santo, 18, who was last seen...

Search on for humpback whale entangled in debris off Hawaii

Jan. 21, 2022 15:31 PM EST

POIPU, Hawaii (AP) — A marine mammal rescue team is looking for an adult humpback whale entangled in debris off the coast of Hawaii. First responders removed about 2,000 feet (600 meters) of heavy-gauge line from the animal over the weekend when it was off the island of Kauai, The...

Police looking for man after 2 found dead in suburban home

Jan. 20, 2022 15:12 PM EST

HELENA, Ala. (AP) — Police were on the lookout Thursday for a man sought for questioning after two people were found dead in a home in suburban Birmingham, including one with whom he was in a relationship. The bodies of a man and a woman were found in a house in Helena, located...

Man found fatally shot at a Phoenix motel; Suspect at large

Jan. 20, 2022 00:08 AM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — A man was found fatally shot in a Phoenix motel and police said they were investigating the case as a homicide. They said officers went to the scene around 4:30 a.m. Wednesday after getting a 911 call about a shooting. Officers arrived to find a man...

Woman missing in wildfire was last seen trying to save dogs

Jan. 19, 2022 17:38 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — As a fast-moving wildfire spread in suburban Denver, an emergency responder warned Edna Nadine Turnbull to evacuate. But the 91-year-old went back inside her home to rescue her dogs. Turnbull and her pets were never seen again. Authorities said...

French actor Gaspard Ulliel, 37, dies after ski accident

Jan. 19, 2022 16:29 PM EST

LYON, France (AP) — French actor Gaspard Ulliel, known for appearing in Chanel perfume ads as well as film and television roles, died Wednesday after a skiing accident in the Alps, local authorities said. He was 37. Ulliel portrayed the young Hannibal Lecter in 2007's “Hannibal...

3 dead, others injured in Wisconsin apartment building blaze

Jan. 19, 2022 06:13 AM EST

KENOSHA, Wis. (AP) — Three people have died as a result of a fire at a senior apartment building in southeastern Wisconsin that also injured several others, officials said. Kenosha Fire Chief Christopher Bigley said in a statement Tuesday the entire building was filled with smoke...

AP source: Panthers interview Jay Gruden, 3 others for OC

Jan. 18, 2022 22:05 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Carolina Panthers have expanded their offensive coordinator search to include former Washington coach Jay Gruden and three others, according to a person familiar with the situation. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity...

Boaters rescued by Coast Guard after their boat runs aground

Jan. 18, 2022 08:59 AM EST

HOPEDALE, La. (AP) — Three boaters were in stable condition at a hospital after being rescued when their boat ran aground, authorities said. The boaters were airlifted from their flat-bottom boat Sunday evening in the Hopedale area, the U.S. Coast Guard said. The...