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Bowing to a wintry mix of heavy snow, ice and wicked winds across much of the country, airlines are canceling thousands of flights through the weekend. Many travelers will have to put their travel plans on hold. With airlines now giving more notice on cancellations, many...
PHOENIX (AP) — Democrats in the Arizona Legislature want a law that requires judges to give preferences to married heterosexual couples in adoption stricken from the books. The legislation introduced in both the Senate and House removes current language giving preferences to a...
Airlines canceled nearly 7,000 weekend flights and started to cut Monday service as the ripple effects of driving snow and ice that brought many East Coast airports to a standstill drifted into the next work week. The bulk of Saturday's 4,459 cancelations were at airports in the...
At least 18 people have been killed as a snowstorm pounds the eastern part of the U.S. Some details of the deaths: KENTUCKY — A man died in southeastern Kentucky when his car collided with a salt truck Thursday, state police said. Billy R. Stevens, 59, of Williamsburg was...
DETROIT (AP) — The head of a Flint hospital that found Legionnaires' disease bacteria in its water system more than a year ago said he and experts suspected the Flint River was a likely source of the contaminant. Don Kooy, president of McLaren hospital, said he was surprised...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Southern California authorities launched a frantic manhunt Saturday after three inmates charged with violent crimes, including torture and murder, escaped an Orange County jail. The inmates were last seen at 5 a.m. Friday at the Orange County Central Men's...
Bowing to a wintry mix of heavy snow, ice and wicked winds across much of the country, airlines are canceling thousands of flights through the weekend. Many travelers will have to put their travel plans on hold. With airlines now giving more notice on cancellations, many...
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — What was supposed to be a relaxing weekend in Tennessee for Alexx and Kate Bragg turned into a grueling night of frozen gridlock along one of the country's busiest interstate highways. Hundreds of drivers were stuck on I-75 overnight after a massive winter...
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — A massive winter storm that dumped snow on the eastern United States also raising flood waters in communities up and down the Atlantic Coast, closing roads and prompting evacuations, authorities said Saturday. In New Jersey, a string of resort towns in...