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LOS ANGELES (AP) — The end has begun for a downtown bridge that played a supporting role in many Hollywood chase scenes down the concrete-lined Los Angeles River. The demolition of the 6th Street Bridge began late Friday night and is expected to continue until Sunday. U.S...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — One small plane with two men aboard and another plane with one woman aboard have collided over the ocean near the Port of Los Angeles, setting off a major search that has yet to turn up any survivors or dead, the U.S. Coast Guard said. The collision occurred...
NEW YORK (AP) — As daily fantasy sports websites face increased legal scrutiny, the world's biggest credit-card lender is blocking transactions by New York residents on the country's two biggest sites. The New York Times ( http://nyti.ms/1oes82Q ) reports Citigroup Inc. says it...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Two small planes with three people believed to be aboard collided over the ocean just outside the port of Los Angeles, prompting a massive search by dozens of boats and divers. There was no sign of survivors after hours of searching. The collision occurred...
NEW YORK (AP) — Police say a school bus jumped a curb in New York City, hitting and killing a woman. It happened Friday evening in Brooklyn. The New York Police Department says the 50-year-old victim had been walking on the sidewalk when she was struck. Investigators believe a...
NEW YORK (AP) — Officials are working to determine why a huge construction crane that was being lowered to safety during strong winds came crashing down onto a New York City street, killing a pedestrian and crushing a row of parked cars. Three other people were hurt by debris,...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Linus Maurer, a cartoonist and illustrator whose old friend and colleague Charles M. Schulz borrowed his first name for Charlie Brown's blanket-wielding best friend Linus in his "Peanuts" comic strip and cartoons, has died at age 90. Maurer died Jan. 29 in...
SONOMA, Calif. (AP) — Linus Maurer, a cartoonist and illustrator whose old friend Charles Schulz borrowed his first name for Charlie Brown's sidekick in his "Peanuts" comic strip, has died. Maurer's longtime partner Mary Jo Starsiak said Friday that Maurer died Jan. 29 at age 90...
NEW YORK (AP) — A New York City fire chaplain who responded to a crane collapse in Manhattan found herself helping in a way she never expected — performing an impromptu wedding ceremony. New York Fire Department Chaplain Ann Kansfield had rushed to the collapse scene in Lower...
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — FBI data shows Illinois has recorded 38 gun-related domestic violence homicides since...
INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) — The 50-yard line is still dirt and weeds around a protruding yellow pipe used for water...
INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) — The 50-yard line is still dirt and weeds around a protruding yellow pipe used for water...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The end has begun for a downtown bridge that played a supporting role in many Hollywood chase...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — One small plane with two men aboard and another plane with one woman aboard have collided over...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Linus Maurer, a cartoonist and illustrator whose old friend and colleague Charles M. Schulz...