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CHICAGO (AP) — All flights in and out of Chicago's two airports were halted Friday morning because of a fire at a suburban Chicago air traffic control facility. The ground stop threatened to send delays and cancellations rippling throughout the nation's air travel network, as...
DETROIT (AP) — The driver of a waste-hauling truck died Friday morning after hitting a pedestrian bridge over a Detroit freeway, pulling it down onto the roadway below and snarling rush-hour traffic, officials said. Reports of a bridge collapse came into police about 6 a.m. They...
WASHINGTON (AP) — It wasn't difficult for Barack Obama and Eric Holder to be in the same orbit. Both were sons of immigrants, Columbia Ivy Leaguers, basketball fans and prominent African-American political figures. They first met nearly 10 years ago, dinner guests of a mutual...
CHICAGO (AP) — A fire at a suburban Chicago air traffic control facility Friday morning halted all flights in and out of the city's two airports, threatening to send delays and cancelations rippling around the nation's air travel network. It was the second time since May that a...
DETROIT (AP) — The driver of a waste-hauling truck died Friday morning after hitting a pedestrian bridge over a Detroit freeway, causing it to collapse onto the roadway below and snarl rush-hour traffic, police said. Reports about the collapse came into police about 6 a.m. They...
NEW YORK (AP) — A human rights group has sued Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi ahead of his first visit to the United States on Friday, alleging he was complicit in sectarian violence in his country in 2002. The American Justice Center filed the lawsuit Thursday in Manhattan...
WASHINGTON (AP) — It wasn't difficult for Barack Obama and Eric Holder to be in the same orbit. Both were sons of immigrants, Columbia Ivy Leaguers, basketball fans and prominent African-American political figures. They first met nearly 10 years ago, dinner guests of a mutual...
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A teacher who spent a month in prison for the rape of a 14-year-old student goes back to court Friday to be re-sentenced after the original judge in the case was censured over comments that placed some responsibility on the victim. Defendant Stacey Dean...
MOORE, Okla. (AP) — An "angry employee" at a food distribution center in suburban Oklahoma City stabbed two women, killing one of them, Thursday before an off-duty law enforcement officer shot the suspect, police said. Moore Police Sgt. Jeremy Lewis told reporters at the scene...