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MIAMI (AP) — A motorist's vehicle struck and killed a black bear on a road in the Florida Everglades and three others from another vehicle who had gotten out to help the woman where then struck and killed by a third vehicle, police said. Several others were reported injured in...
MIAMI (AP) — Police say a motorist's vehicle struck and killed a black bear on a road in the Florida Everglades and three others who had gone to the woman's aid where then struck and killed by another vehicle. He says several others were injured in the three-vehicle accident...
WASHINGTON (AP) — An actor hailed as America's "favorite son" and a musical genius who rose from a British shipyard town to make his mark won this nation's highest honors Sunday for influencing American culture through the arts. Tom Hanks and Sting joined Lily Tomlin, singer Al...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Rolling Stone has clarified its apology over a story that had reported a female student was gang-raped at a University of Virginia fraternity, telling readers the mistakes were the magazine's fault, not the alleged victim's. That's a shift from the original...
NEW YORK (AP) — The deaths of two unarmed black men — Eric Garner and Michael Brown — during encounters with white police officers continued Sunday to stir emotions and prompt calls for reflection and action to improve race relations after recent grand jury decisions not to...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Rolling Stone has clarified its apology over a story that had reported a female student was gang-raped at a University of Virginia fraternity, telling readers the mistakes were the magazine's fault, not the alleged victim's. That's a shift from the original...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Heralded as a musical genius who rose from a British shipyard hometown to make his mark, Sting will receive the nation's highest honor Sunday for influencing American culture through the arts. Top performers and power players from Hollywood, Broadway and...
EAST ORANGE, N.J. (AP) — A fire stoked by strong winds swept through a three-story house early Sunday, killing five people including a 6-week-old baby. The Essex County prosecutor's office said the fire started about 6 a.m. in the single-family home a few blocks north of Route...
EAST ORANGE, N.J. (AP) — A fire stoked by strong winds swept through a three-story house early Sunday, killing five people including a 6-week-old baby. The Essex County prosecutor's office said the fire started about 6 a.m. in the single-family home a few blocks north of Route...