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ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Two Good Samaritan vessels rescued 46 people Tuesday night who abandoned their sinking fishing boat in the Bering Sea off Alaska's Aleutian Islands, the Coast Guard said. There were no reports of any injuries as the crew members were transferred from...
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The Latest on the rescue of 46 crew members who abandoned a fishing vessel in Alaska's Aleutian Islands on Tuesday (all times local): 9 p.m. Officials say two Good Samaritan vessels have rescued 46 people who abandoned a fishing boat in Alaska's Aleutian...
BOSTON (AP) — Police are trying to determine how an 8-year-old boy wandered away unnoticed from a city-run summer camp at a Boston beach and ended up dead, his body found five hours later in the water. "This is the worst part of our job. Dealing with a tragic death like this,"...
CLEVELAND (AP) — A heated argument over presidential politics turned violent at a bar in Cleveland, leaving one man with a gunshot wound to the leg. Cleveland.com reports ( http://bit.ly/2af95Se ) the shooting at Winston's Bar came after two men — both bar regulars — started...
BOSTON (AP) — Environmentalists are again taking aim at the company that proposed the Keystone XL pipeline — this time for another of its projects they fear would send hundreds of supertankers laden with crude oil down the Atlantic coast to refineries in Texas and Louisiana...
HONOLULU (AP) — A Hawaii outbreak of hepatitis A has grown to 93 cases, including an infected sushi restaurant worker who might have exposed diners, the state's Department of Health said Tuesday. No source has been identified for the outbreak on the island of Oahu. But the...
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Forty-six people have abandoned a sinking fishing vessel in Alaska's Aleutian Islands The Coast Guard says all 46 donned survival suits Tuesday and were awaiting rescue in three life rafts. The Coast Guard says a Good Samaritan vessel was on scene, and...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A man fleeing police was killed after he wounded an officer during a running gun battle, authorities said. Richard Risher, 18, died at the scene late Monday night in the Nickerson Gardens public housing project in Watts, police said. Risher lived in Apple...
GILBERT, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities found an undisclosed number of dead bodies inside a home in suburban Phoenix and were investigating the deaths as suspicious, sheriff's officials said Tuesday. At least two bodies were wheeled out of the home in Gilbert on stretchers and covered...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A former St. Louis police detective who admitted beating a handcuffed suspect faces more...
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Samsung Electronics says its second-quarter earnings rose 2 percent over a year earlier...
CHICAGO (AP) — The Secret Service man who took a bullet during the attempted assassination of President Ronald...
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — One of two women who filed a workplace retaliation lawsuit against Democratic U.S. Rep...
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Sam Wheeler, a renowned land speed motorcycle racer, died Monday after 200-mph racing...
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Sam Wheeler, a renowned land speed motorcycle racer, died Monday after 200-mph racing...