By JUAN CARLOS LLORCAAssociated Press
MIDLAND, Texas (AP) - Cheered on by a flag-waving crowd, a parade float filled with wounded veterans and their spouses was inching across a railroad track when the crossing gates began to lower and a freight train that seemed to come out of nowhere was
By BOB CHRISTIE and JACQUES BILLEAUDAssociated Press
PHOENIX (AP) - A woman driving with her infant son in her car crashed through a gate at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport and drove on the runway in the latest in a series of similar mishaps across the country that have raised
By The Associated Press
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and stories that will be talked about Friday:
1. ALONG GAZA FRONTIER, SIGNS OF A COMING GROUND ATTACK
Israel responds to Palestinian airstrikes by moving troops and heavy weapons toward Gaza.
2. HORRIFIC CRASH AT
By JUAN CARLOS LLORCA and TERRY WALLACEAssociated Press
MIDLAND, Texas (AP) - A freight train slammed into a parade float carrying wounded veterans on Thursday, killing four people and injuring 17 others as the float tried to get through a West Texas railroad crossing on its way to an honorary
By EMILY WAGSTER PETTUS and HOLBROOK MOHRAssociated Press
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - Roger Latham had considered taking a short flight Tuesday night in his small plane with his flying instructor and a couple of other experienced pilots to attend a conference on flight safety held by the Federal
By ANICK JESDANUNAP Technology Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - When I first turned on Google's new tablet computer, I immediately thought of it as a mere conduit to Google services.
Besides giving you quick access to Gmail and YouTube, the Nexus 10 steers you to digital movies, books and other
By PABLO GORONDIAssociated Press
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) - Croatia's economy minister Radimir Cacic has resigned after being sentenced to prison for causing a traffic accident in Hungary in 2010 in which two people were killed and two injured.
Cacic, who has only been in the job for a little
ATLANTA (AP) - Two officers in an Atlanta police helicopter made no distress calls before the aircraft collided with wires atop a power pole and crashed, killing them, according to a preliminary report from federal transportation investigators.
The crew wasn't communicating with air traffic
WELLESLEY, Mass. (AP) - A one-time doctor of the year at a hospital near Boston has pleaded not guilty to driving drunk and under the influence of prescription drugs, which led to a scary crash.
Surveillance video released by police shows the car driven by Dr. Kristin Lynes Howard speeding from a
UPDATE FROM THE WASHINGTON STATE PATROL: WSP Detectives have identified a possible suspect and have impounded the possible suspect vehicle the WSP Spokane Office. No further details can be released at this time since the investigation is continuing.
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