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PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — At least eight people, including several children, were injured Tuesday when a huge pine tree came crashing down just as a summer day camp at a children's museum was letting out for the day. Two children were critically injured, said Pasadena Fire...
PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say a huge tree has fallen near a Southern California children's museum, injuring eight people — including several children — and two victims are in critical condition. The pine tree, which is dozens of feet tall, uprooted around 5 p.m...
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The buzz is building outside the Salt Lake City theater where the satirical musical that mocks Mormons is set to make its debut in the heart of Mormonlandia. About 100 people lined up Tuesday to test their luck in a ticket lottery for opening night of the...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Free-falling miles above the desert, his test spaceship ripped to pieces and the frigid air hard to breathe, pilot Peter Siebold struggled through crippling injuries to turn on his oxygen and just to stay conscious. Siebold was aware that Virgin Galactic's...
CLEVELAND (AP) — The son and ex-daughter-in-law of late black golf pioneer Charlie Sifford were indicted Tuesday on charges they stole more than $1 million from him. Sifford in 1961 became the first black golfer to earn full-time playing privileges on the PGA Tour, paving the...
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Toledo has detected the first signs in Lake Erie of the dangerous toxin that resulted in a water crisis last year that left 400,000 people in northwestern Ohio and southeastern Michigan without safe tap water for two days. Toledo Mayor Paula Hicks-Hudson and...
BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP) — An avid Minnesota hunter accused of illegally killing a protected lion in Zimbabwe said Tuesday that he thought everything about his trip was legal and wasn't aware of the animal's status "until the end of the hunt." Walter Palmer, who has a felony...
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Toledo has detected the first signs in Lake Erie of the dangerous toxin that resulted in a water crisis last year that left 400,000 people in northwestern Ohio and southeastern Michigan without safe tap water for two days. Toledo Mayor Paula Hicks-Hudson and...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Archaeologists have uncovered human remains of four of the earliest leaders of the English colony that would become America, buried for more than 400 years near the altar of what was America's first Protestant church in Jamestown, Virginia. The four burial...
WOONSOCKET, R.I. (AP) — CVS Health Corporation (CVS) on Tuesday reported second-quarter earnings of $1.27 billion...
LANCASTER, N.H. (AP) — The latest on the circus tent collapse in Lancaster, New Hampshire: 6:30 a.m. New Hampshire...
ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 4, 2015--Emerson (NYSE: EMR) today announced that net sales in the third quarter...
MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) — State radio in Liberia says 14 men illegally mining for gold in Liberia's west fell...
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HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Aetna Inc. (AET) on Tuesday reported second-quarter earnings of $731.8 million. The...