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2nd arrest after viral video shows popped balloons in bay

May. 13, 2022 15:47 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — A second person has been arrested after a viral video showed people popping party balloons on a yacht at a South Florida marina and dumping the rubbery scraps into the bay, officials said. A 26-year-old woman was arrested Friday and charged with willful disregard for...

2 military college students plead not guilty in hazing case

May. 13, 2022 10:55 AM EDT

NORTHFIELD, Vt. (AP) — Two Norwich University students have pleaded not guilty to charges related to a hazing investigation involving the women's rugby team at the private military college. One 22-year-old student pleaded not guilty to a misdemeanor count of simple assault and...

Florida: Viral video shows popped balloons in bay, 1 arrest

May. 12, 2022 17:44 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — A viral video of people popping party balloons on a yacht at a South Florida marina and dumping the rubbery scraps into the bay has led to one arrest and more that $25,000 in fines, officials said. A 29-year-old man was arrested Wednesday and charged with reckless...

WA high court: Drivers can get DUIs for driving while high

May. 12, 2022 16:32 PM EDT

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — The Washington state Supreme Court ruled Thursday people can be cited for driving under the influence for driving while high, a decision that upholds the state’s decade-old law regulating marijuana use behind the wheel of a car. The Seattle Times reports all...

Officials: 14 kids, 2 drivers hurt in school bus crash

May. 09, 2022 13:41 PM EDT

NEW CASTLE, Del. (AP) — More than a dozen children were hurt in a crash involving a school bus on Monday morning, police in Delaware said. New Castle County police said 14 children aged 5 to 10 were taken to the hospital, The News Journal reported. Paramedics...

Kentucky football player charged with DUI, careless driving

May. 09, 2022 11:58 AM EDT

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky football player has been charged with drunken driving, university police said. Running back Chris Rodriguez Jr., 24, was arrested Sunday and charged with operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol, careless driving and driving without...

Pedestrian dies after he was hit by 2 SUVs on Omaha street

May. 07, 2022 10:54 AM EDT

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a pedestrian who was crossing an Omaha street died after he was struck by two SUVs. Curtis Gormley, 41, was killed shortly before 11:30 p.m. Friday in the northwestern part of the city. Police said after Gormley was struck by the first SUV, he was...

Both drivers cited in crash that hurt Vegas council member

May. 06, 2022 11:35 AM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Police in Las Vegas say both drivers were injured and both were cited following a two-vehicle crash this week, including a Las Vegas City Council member who is running as a Republican for Nevada state treasurer. Councilwoman Michele Fiore failed to maintain a...

Canada issues fines for pandemic party on flight to Mexico

Apr. 28, 2022 15:57 PM EDT

MONTREAL (AP) — A group of 37 passengers who were shown on video drinking and partying amid the pandemic on a chartered Sunwing flight from Montreal to Mexico in late December have been fined a total of CDN$59,500 (US$46,480), Transport Canada said Thursday. The agency said 42...

UVa. renews ban against Unite the Right rally organizer

Apr. 27, 2022 12:27 PM EDT

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — The University of Virginia has renewed an order banning an organizer of the Unite the Right rally from the school’s grounds, a university police spokeswoman said. The department issued a no-trespassing order against Jason Kessler in 2018 after a clash...