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Police fatally shoot man who wounded 3 passengers on bus

Nov. 27, 2021 16:04 PM EST

KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) — A 54-year-old man who shot three people on a city bus in southwestern Michigan has died after being wounded while exchanging gunfire with police. Kalamazoo Public Safety Chief Vernon Coakley said Anthony Oliver died Saturday at a hospital...

Panel OKs bid to demolish Wright Brothers' 1st bike shop

Nov. 27, 2021 14:36 PM EST

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — The Dayton Board of Zoning Appeals has approved the city’s request to demolish a 129-year-old historic building that once was the site of the Wright brothers’ first bike shop. The city wants to tear down the site because the building has...

Missing Montana man killed in crash in Idaho, police say

Nov. 27, 2021 14:31 PM EST

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho State Police say that a driver killed in car crash, on Friday night in Boise County, has been identified as a missing Montana man. The driver of the single-car rollover crash on State Highway 21 has been identified as Michael Edward Lopez of...

DPS: Wrong-way driver killed in wreck involving 4 vehicles

Nov. 27, 2021 14:27 PM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — A wrong-way collision on a Phoenix freeway early Saturday involved four vehicles and killed the wrong-way driver, the Arizona Department of Public Safety said. The crash occurred at about 3 a.m., closing eastbound lanes of the Loop 101 at Interstate 17...

Wellington man killed after struck by car

Nov. 27, 2021 13:18 PM EST

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A 65-year-old Wellington man is dead after being struck by a car early Friday morning in Wellington, the Kansas Highway Patrol said. The crash was reported at 6:30 a.m. on U.S. Highway 160 in Wellington, KWCH-TV reported. A 2015 Dodge Challenger was...

Police: 46-year-old Davenport man struck, killed by car

Nov. 27, 2021 12:54 PM EST

DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — A 46-year-old Davenport man was struck and killed Friday evening by a car, police said. Emergency responders came to the scene around 8:23 p.m. after receiving a call about a pedestrian who was hit by a car in Davenport, the Quad-City Times...

2 suspects dead after 2 separate New Mexico police shootings

Nov. 27, 2021 11:50 AM EST

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Law enforcement officers in New Mexico were investigating two separate shootings where officers fired at suspects Friday, leaving two people dead and another wounded. No officers were injured. One of the shootings broke out in the Albuquerque...

Russia jails 5 people over coal mine disaster that killed 51

Nov. 27, 2021 11:42 AM EST

MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian court on Saturday ordered five people to remain in pre-trial detention for two months pending an investigation into a devastating blast in a coal mine in Siberia that resulted in dozens of deaths. Russian authorities reported 51 deaths after a...

Tucson police say man who died was wrong-way driver

Nov. 27, 2021 10:36 AM EST

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Tucson police on Friday said a man who died in a head-on crash had been driving the wrong way on a boulevard when his sedan slammed into another car. Police identified the dead man as 23-year-old Xavier Gonzalez-Mercado but did not say if he lived...

Sea turtle at Mississippi Aquarium inspires musical

Nov. 27, 2021 10:30 AM EST

GULFPORT, Miss. (AP) — A sea turtle at the Mississippi Aquarium has inspired a musical. The green sea turtle Banner was the inspiration behind, “Banner: A Sea Turtle Saga,” an original children’s musical put on by theater students from Mississippi State...