MOBILE, Ala. (AP) - A large fire that began with explosions aboard two fuel barges in Mobile, Ala., was rocked by a seventh explosion early Thursday and fire officials said they planned to let the fire, which has injured three, burn overnight.
Firefighters from Mobile and U.S. Coast Guard officials
By CATHERINE TSAIAssociated Press
DENVER (AP) - The sole survivor of an avalanche that killed five other men on the Continental Divide west of Denver was able to clear snow from his face with his unburied lower left arm so he could breathe, but he remained stuck for four hours until rescuers
DE SOTO, Mo. (AP) - Authorities are blaming two road deaths on a massive spring storm system that is dumping snow and rain from the Rocky Mountains to the Rust Belt.
Minnesota State Police say 16-year-old Jonathon Pohlen of Houlton, Wis., was killed Thursday afternoon when he lost control on snowy
By AMY FORLITIAssociated Press
People keep asking Joe Berti if he feels unlucky.
A bomb exploded at the finish line of the Boston Marathon moments after Berti finished the race. Two days later, he was in his home state of Texas when he saw a fertilizer plant explode near Waco.
"I was just like,
By JIM SALTER and JASON KEYSERAssociated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Middle America was overwhelmed by weather Thursday, with snow in the north, tornadoes in the Plains, and torrential rains that caused floods and transportation woes - and a sinkhole in Chicago.
Seemingly every community in the Plains
PENDLETON, Ore. (AP) - Oregon State Police in northeast Oregon say a woman is dead after her SUV apparently ran over her. Lt. Greg Sherman says police responded Tuesday evening to a call for medical help. The caller said a woman was trapped underneath a vehicle near Exit 193 off
By COLLEEN SLEVINAssociated Press
DENVER (AP) - A slow-moving spring storm is bringing much-needed moisture to parts of the Rockies and the Plains, but winds are raising the wildfire danger to the south.
Rocky Mountain National Park has already gotten more than 2 feet of snow, and more is expected
UPDATE: Initial reports said as many as three people were missing, but officials now say only one is unaccounted for after the avalanches hit two separate groups. The King County Sheriff's Office says one avalanche, at Granite Mountain, carried three snowshoers about 1,000
SNOQUALMIE PASS, Wash. (AP) - Authorities in Washington state say one woman has died and one man is still missing after a pair of spring avalanches struck separate groups hiking in the mountains each of Seattle.
King County Sgt. Katie Larson said rescuers carried a female snowshoer off of Red
RIVIERA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Five people, including three teenagers, were killed Saturday in Florida after their car was hit by another vehicle that jolted through an interstate exit ramp, authorities said.
The driver of a 2008 Mercedes is believed to have been speeding as he exited Interstate 95 and