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Police: Driver veered into highway work zone, killing 6

Mar. 23, 2023 10:20 AM EDT

WOODLAWN, Md. (AP) — New details are emerging about a crash along the Baltimore beltway Wednesday that left six construction workers dead after a driver lost control of her vehicle, which went careening into a work zone, according to Maryland State Police. Lisa Adrienna Lea, 54,...

Police: 6 dead after work-zone crash on Baltimore Beltway

Mar. 22, 2023 18:52 PM EDT

WOODLAWN, Md. (AP) — Six people were killed when a passenger vehicle pulled into a work zone along the Baltimore beltway and struck construction workers there, Maryland State Police said Wednesday. Troopers responded to the work zone on northbound Interstate 695 at Security...

Hezbollah chief refuses comment on infiltration into Israel

Mar. 22, 2023 13:09 PM EDT

BEIRUT (AP) — The leader of Lebanon’s militant Hezbollah group refused to comment directly Wednesday on last week’s killing of a man suspected of entering Israel from Lebanon. He said the Iran-backed group's silence is part of a psychological war. Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah...

Man, 23, dies in crash following pursuit by Wisconsin police

Mar. 22, 2023 12:38 PM EDT

SOUTH MILWAUKEE, Wis. (AP) — A man who fled from police during a pursuit that reached speeds of about 100 mph (161 kph) died early Wednesday after his car crashed into a ravine near Milwaukee, police said. The Cudahy Police Department initiated the pursuit around 3 a.m. after a...

Louisiana man charged with hiding death of Georgia visitor

Mar. 21, 2023 14:19 PM EDT

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Police in Louisiana have charged a man with illegally dumping the body of a 42-year-old Georgia man found wrapped in plastic and a rug nearly two weeks after he went missing. Baton Rouge police arrested 45-year-old Derrick Perkins on Monday. They said...

2 Amish children killed, 3rd injured in buggy-vehicle crash

Mar. 20, 2023 18:53 PM EDT

MANTON, Mich. (AP) — Two Amish children were killed and another was seriously injured when their buggy collided with a motor vehicle Monday in northern Michigan, authorities said. All three children were ejected from the buggy. An 11-year-old girl and a 7-year-old boy suffered...

Illinois man thrown off hood, run over during police chase

Mar. 20, 2023 17:04 PM EDT

WAUKEGAN, Ill. (AP) — An Illinois man who leaped onto the hood of a car suffered life-threatening injuries when he was thrown off and run over during a police chase early Monday. The Lake County Sheriff's Office said in a news release that a deputy spotted two vehicles leaving a...

Pakistani police arrest scores more Imran Khan supporters

Mar. 20, 2023 14:23 PM EDT

ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistani police on Monday arrested scores more supporters of former Prime Minister Imran Khan for attacking officers over the weekend outside an Islamabad court where the ousted premier was to appear on graft charges, officials said. Meanwhile, a rocket hit a...

5 Connecticut children, ages 8-17, dead after New York crash

Mar. 20, 2023 06:52 AM EDT

SCARSDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Five children from Connecticut, ranging in age from 8 to 17, were killed in a fiery crash on a New York highway, police said. Police believe the vehicle was being driven by a 16-year-old boy when it veered off the Hutchinson River Parkway early Sunday in...

4 killed in wrong-way crash on Southern California freeway

Mar. 19, 2023 18:38 PM EDT

CHINO HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Four people were killed early Sunday in a wrong-way collision involving several vehicles on a freeway east of Los Angeles, authorities said. The crash occurred around 2:30 a.m. in southbound lanes of State Route 71 in Chino Hills after several people...