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In this Jan. 8, 2020, photo, Amir Hasan Beaudion Jr. walks to court at the Minnehaha County Jail in Sioux Falls, S.D. The Minnehaha County Sheriff's Office says Beaudion was charged Monday, Jan. 27, in the killing of a 20-year-old woman who authorities say was abducted from a Walmart parking lot in Sioux Falls, the Argus Leader reports. (Abigail Dollins/The Argus Leader via AP)

Charges filed in death of woman in Sioux Falls

Jan. 27, 2020 7:30 PM EST

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A man was charged Monday in the death of a 20-year-old woman who authorities say was abducted from a Sioux Falls Walmart parking lot, strangled and left along a gravel road. Amir Hasan Beaudion Jr., 19, was charged with 15 counts, including first-degree murder, aggravated...

Jury selection begins for man charged with killing student

Jan. 27, 2020 5:21 PM EST

BEATRICE, Neb. (AP) — Jury selection began Monday for a man accused of killing a Peru State College student whose body has never been found. Attorneys began selecting the jury at the Gage County Courthouse in Beatrice for the trial of Joshua Keadle, 38, according to the Lincoln Journal Star, Keadle has...

Crime scene investigators work the scene where remains of a person authorities later identified as 25-year-old Stephanie Parze of Freehold Township, N.J., was found in Old Bridge Township, N.J., Monday, Jan. 27, 2020. Authorities identified the remains found in central New Jersey as those of Parze, who disappeared from her home last fall, and investigators said Monday that a suicide note left by her ex-boyfriend supported their suspicions that he killed her. (Brian Johnston/The Asbury Park Press via AP)

Remains found in wooded area identified as missing woman

Jan. 27, 2020 5:06 PM EST

OLD BRIDGE, N.J. (AP) — Authorities identified remains found in central New Jersey as those of a woman who disappeared from her home last fall, and investigators said Monday that a suicide note left by her ex-boyfriend supported their suspicions that he killed her. The remains of Stephanie Parze, 25, of...

River reopens to traffic after barge crash in Louisiana

Jan. 27, 2020 4:41 PM EST

LULING, La. (AP) — Authorities are again allowing boat traffic through a stretch of the Mississippi River in Louisiana that was closed while authorities searched for three people who went missing when two barge towing vessels collided, a newspaper reported. The U.S. Coast Guard began permitting one boat at...

The charred remains of a boat are shown following a fatal fire at a Tennessee River marina in Scottsboro, Ala., on Monday, Jan. 27, 2020. Authorities said the fire was reported overnight while people were sleeping on boats tied up at a dock. Crews had to rescue people from the water, and fire officials said it may take days to go through sunken boats that could hold additional victims. (AP Photo/Jay Reeves)

Alabama fire chief: At least 8 died in marina boat dock fire

Jan. 27, 2020 4:30 PM EST

SCOTTSBORO, Ala. (AP) — A massive fire that killed at least eight people and destroyed dozens of boats in an Alabama marina early Monday was spread so rapidly by the wind that “we didn't have time to do nothing,” said one resident who survived but lost his brother in the cold water. Tommy...

FILE - This combination photo of undated file photos, released by National Center for Missing & Exploited Children, show missing children Joshua

Mom of 2 missing kids found in Hawaii with new husband

Jan. 27, 2020 4:11 PM EST

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Police say the mother of two missing kids has been found in Hawaii along with her new husband, but there's still no sign of the children in the cross-country investigation that includes several mysterious deaths. Police in Kauai pulled over Lori Vallow and Chad Daybell near a beachside...

Flowers rest on top of Selena Not Afraid's casket during her funeral at the Fairview Cemetery in Hardin, Mont. on Sunday, Jan. 26, 2020. More than 1,000 people attended the funeral for the 16-year-old Hardin girl who died of hypothermia after reportedly walking away from an Interstate 90 rest stop on New Year's Day.  The circumstances leading to Selena's death are still being investigated.  (Mike Clark/The Billings Gazette via AP)

More than 1,000 attend funeral for Hardin girl

Jan. 27, 2020 3:46 PM EST

HARDIN, Mont. (AP) — More than 1,000 people attended the funeral for a 16-year-old girl who died of hypothermia after reportedly walking away from an Interstate 90 rest stop on New Year's Day. The body of Selena Not Afraid was found on Jan. 20. Her funeral was held Sunday in the gym at Hardin High School,...

Homeowners tear down chimney where teenager was found dead

Jan. 27, 2020 3:45 PM EST

PORT CLINTON, Ohio (AP) — The owners of a vacant home removed a chimney where a teenager was found dead two weeks ago out of respect for the boy's parents who live across the street, police said Monday. The 14-year-old boy's body was found on Jan. 13 following a three-week search. Investigators believe he...

Virginia crews search for missing canoers after vessel tips

Jan. 27, 2020 9:22 AM EST

YORKTOWN, Va. (AP) — Multiple agencies in Virginia are searching for two men who went missing after their canoe flipped near Yorktown overnight. The canoers launched around 11:30 p.m. Sunday and first responders were notified of their disappearance just before 4:30 a.m. Monday, York Fire Chief Stephen...

In this image taken from video made available by Ankara Municipality Fire Department shows a rescuer pulling out a girl from the rubble of a collapsed building, in Elazig, Turkey, Saturday Jan. 25, 2020. A two-year-old girl and her mother were pulled from the rubble of an apartment building on Saturday more than 24 hours after an earthquake struck eastern Turkey. Various earthquake monitoring centres gave magnitudes of the quake ranging from 6.5 to 6.8. (Ankara Municipality Fire Department via AP)

Turkish rescuers find last quake victims; death toll hits 41

Jan. 27, 2020 8:11 AM EST

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkish emergency teams on Monday recovered the bodies of the last two missing quake victims from the rubble of a collapsed building, raising the death toll from the powerful tremor that hit eastern Turkey to 41. The magnitude 6.8 earthquake that struck Friday night also injured more...