NEW YORK (AP) - The New York Fire Department says a crane has collapsed in the city's Queens borough, and it appears there are some injuries. The fire department got the call shortly before 2:30 p.m. Wednesday. It's not clear how many people might be hurt
By DEEPTI HAJELAAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - With the popping of cables and the snapping of metal, a 200-foot crane collapsed onto a building under construction near the East River waterfront Wednesday, injuring seven people, three of whom needed to be extricated from underneath the fallen
KIRKSVILLE, Mo. (AP) - Neighbors of a Missouri man accused of killing a man, dismembering the body and tossing the victim's arms at bystanders, said the scene left them with nightmares and was "like something out of a horror movie."
Paul R. Potter, 49, of Kirksville, is also accused of setting
By JOSHUA FREEDAP Business Writer
Boeing said Wednesday it has "extreme confidence" in its 787 Dreamliner even as federal investigators try to determine the cause of a fire that has prompted new worries about the plane.
The fire happened Monday in one of the plane's lithium ion batteries. Mike
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) - Archer Daniels Midland has temporarily shut down operations at its corn processing plant in central Illinois after an early morning explosion damaged the facility.
ADM spokeswoman Jackie Anderson says a fire broke out after the explosion in the maintenance area of the Peoria
By TOM RAUMAssociated Press
Re-elected American presidents often reset their focus to foreign policy when dealings at home with Congress become too contentious. President Barack Obama is moving the other way in seeking to nail down a domestic legacy. But recent events are working to complicate
BOSTON (AP) - Japan Airlines is giving more details about a fuel leak on one of its Boeing 787s that delayed a nonstop flight from Boston to Tokyo.
A spokeswoman said Wednesday that one of four valves connecting the center and left main fuel tanks was open. That led to fuel flowing between those
PIKEVILLE, Ky. (AP) - An early morning blaze at a home in rural eastern Kentucky killed four children and their father on Wednesday and investigators were still waiting for the wreckage to cool before entering the scene.
The fire at the small home in southern Pike County began around 2:30 a.m.,
By ED WHITEAssociated Press
STERLING HEIGHTS, Mich. (AP) - DNA from a Detroit-area man charged with killing four suspected escorts was found under the fingernails of one of the women, a scientist testified Wednesday.
More than a year later, a judge must determine whether James Brown will stand
PIKEVILLE, Ky. (AP) - One adult and four children were killed in an overnight fire in eastern Kentucky.
Pike County Coroner Russell Roberts confirmed the deaths to The Associated Press on Wednesday morning. Roberts said he could not give the ages of the people killed.
Fire officials told WYMT-TV