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Stolen bus doesn't stop former coach and his 'van kids'

Oct. 20, 2019 12:06 AM EDT

SUMMERVILLE, S.C. (AP) — It's controlled chaos on a Sunday morning as a white Freightliner bus of indeterminate age rumbles down Sheep Island Road in Berkeley County. Alaysha, age 8, sits in the front seat and helps hand out doughnut holes to the kids as they climb on board. One row back, 1-year-old Armani...

Residents of Greeley-area mobile home park feel abandoned

Sep. 15, 2019 1:43 PM EDT

GREELEY, Colorado (AP) — Steve Spencer has lived in the Hill-N-Park subdivision in unincorporated Weld County on and off since he was 16. At 42, Spencer is thinking about moving his family after issues in the subdivision have become too much. Imagined as a master-planned community south of the city limits...

Proposal would buy bus tickets for Seattle-area homeless

Sep. 11, 2019 4:28 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — As the Seattle area tries to tackle its homelessness crisis, an official wants to spend $1 million to expand a strategy of buying bus tickets out of town for people living on the streets. The concept of sending homeless people back to where they say they're from or may have support has been...

Reliability called key to Omaha-Lincoln bus service

Sep. 6, 2019 9:29 AM EDT

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Reliability will be the key in getting Lincoln and Omaha residents on board a proposed intercity bus service that would connect the two largest cities in Nebraska, according to prospective commuters. About a dozen people attended a meeting Thursday in Lincoln to discuss the idea and...

Villagers tired of living dangerously along Kashmir frontier

Aug. 29, 2019 9:35 PM EDT

CHAKOTHI, Pakistan (AP) — Villagers in Chakothi in Pakistan-controlled Kashmir are frustrated with living in constant fear of fighting along the heavily militarized frontier in the disputed Himalayan region. Their situation has been exacerbated since India's government, led by the Hindu-nationalist...