By Sadie Gennis,
Willie Nelson has put his tour on hiatus after three members of his band were injured in a bus crash.
NBC News reports that at 3:30 a.m. Saturday, the bus hit a bridge pillar on Interstate 30 approximately 80 miles east of Dallas. Nelson was not on
SULPHUR SPRINGS, Texas (AP) - Singer Willie Nelson has suspended performances until December after three of his band members were hurt when their bus plowed into a bridge pillar in East Texas during rainy conditions.
The Texas Department of Public Safety says Nelson was not aboard in the weather-
By SUSAN MONTOYA BRYANAssociated Press
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - A powerful storm system that has caused hundreds of accidents across the Western U.S. has marched eastward with predictions of widespread snow, freezing temperatures and gusty winds.
The fierce weather has caused at least eight deaths
By MICHELLE RINDELSAssociated Press
LAS VEGAS (AP) - Three people were killed in blustery Northern California, football playoffs were called off because of rain in Arizona, and dozens of cars became stranded in snowy rural Nevada as winter weather barreled through the West.
The weather system was
By CHRIS BLANKAssociated Press
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - Once one of the most active death penalty states in the U.S., Missouri carried out its first execution in nearly three years Wednesday after turning to a compounding pharmacy to make the drug it needs for lethal injections.
By VLADIMIR ISACHENKOVAssociated Press
MOSCOW (AP) - The last word the pilot of the Boeing 737 uttered was "circle." Moments later the jetliner slammed into the ground, investigators said Wednesday, killing all 50 people on board.
The Moscow-based Interstate Aviation Committee, which investigates
DENVER (AP) - Two Colorado cantaloupe farmers who pleaded guilty to charges related to a deadly listeria outbreak are meeting Tuesday with some of the family members of people who got sick or died, an attorney and one of the relatives said.
The meeting with Eric and Ryan Jensen, the two brothers
ELLENSBURG, Wash. (AP) - Washington State Patrol troopers are trying to locate those responsible for a weekend incident in which rocks were hurled at vehicles traveling on Interstate 90 near Ellensburg. One rock went through a windshield and injured a person. Troopers say several
By JIM HEINTZAssociated Press
MOSCOW (AP) - The pilots of a Boeing 737 that plunged to earth at the Kazan airport, killing all 50 aboard, lost speed in a steep climb then overcompensated and sent the plane into a near-vertical dive, according to a preliminary report released Tuesday by Russian
By MIKE SCHNEIDERAssociated Press
SANFORD, Fla. (AP) - George Zimmerman's arrest following a domestic dispute with his girlfriend marks the latest in a series of brushes with the law he has had since his acquittal in a murder case that sparked nationwide debates about race and self-defense laws