- Toyota to invest $50M in car-tech research at Stanford, MIT Updated: Sep-04-15 1:55 pm
- Woman pleads not guilty in 2 Coeur d'Alene crashes Updated: Sep-04-15 1:55 pm
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho - A woman accused of causing two crashes in Coeur d'Alene has pleaded not guilty to the charges in the case.
- Fire at an Athens psychiatric hospital kills 3 patients Updated: Sep-04-15 1:44 pm
ATHENS, Greece - Greek authorities say a fire at an Athens psychiatric hospital has killed three patients, while two more required treatment for smoke inhalation.
- Woman found dead in burning home was shot in the head Updated: Sep-04-15 1:38 pm
TEMPLE, Oklahoma - Authorities say a woman who was found dead in a burning home near Temple in Cotton County died of gunshot wounds.
- Marine killed in helicopter accident was doing rope training Updated: Sep-04-15 1:35 pm
RALEIGH, North Carolina - The U.S. Marine who died during a helicopter accident at Camp Lejeune was part of a Virginia-based anti-terror and security team training on how to use ropes to access difficult terrain, officials said Friday.
- Gang member sentenced to death in soccer tournament shooting Updated: Sep-04-15 1:01 pm
DOVER, Delaware - A Delaware street gang member was sentenced to death Friday for his role in a 2012 soccer tournament shooting that left three people dead, including a man who was supposed to testify in another murder case.
- Officials identify couple killed in Baltimore fire Updated: Sep-04-15 12:59 pm
BALTIMORE - Authorities are identifying a couple killed in a fire at a home in south Baltimore.
- Early-morning fire damages Planned Parenthood Updated: Sep-04-15 12:26 pm
PULLMAN, Washington - An early morning fire that Pullman police call suspicious has heavily damaged the Planned Parenthood clinic in that college town.
- Scientists exploring wreck of sunken U-boat off Rhode Island Updated: Sep-04-15 12:25 pm
PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island - Scientists are using submersibles to explore a German U-boat sunk 7 miles off the Rhode Island coast the day before Nazi Germany surrendered in World War II, and they're streaming the attempts online as they work to learn more about shipwrecks and how they affect the environment.
- FBI investigating fatal Ute reservation crash Updated: Sep-04-15 12:13 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - Federal agents have secured a search warrant for an SUV that was involved in a fatal April crash on the Uintah-Ouray Indian Reservation in northeast Utah that killed one man and injured five others.
- Tenn. state Sen. Kerry Roberts injured in dog attack Updated: Sep-04-15 12:11 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Tennessee - State Sen. Kerry Roberts has been hurt in a dog attack while riding his bike.
- Authorities: Boy, 4, dies after being pulled from pool Updated: Sep-04-15 12:08 pm
INDEPENDENCE TOWNSHIP, Michigan - Authorities say a 4-year-old boy who was pulled from a swimming pool in suburban Detroit earlier this week has died.
- Third evaluation says man competent for trial in fatal crash Updated: Sep-04-15 11:52 am
COLUMBUS, Ohio - A third psychological evaluation of a man accused of causing a crash that killed two pedestrians in downtown Columbus has found that he is competent to stand trial.
- Deaths of family after Jersey shore fire were murder-suicide Updated: Sep-04-15 11:22 am
LONG BRANCH, New Jersey - A man fatally shot his partner and their two children before setting their Jersey shore house on fire and killing himself, prosecutors said Friday, confirming investigators' early suspicions that the deaths were a murder-suicide.
- NYC exhibit highlights transit response to 9/11, superstorm Updated: Sep-04-15 11:21 am
NEW YORK - An upcoming exhibit highlights the critical role of New York City transit workers during natural and man-made disasters, including 9/11 and Superstorm Sandy.
- Small plane crashes on New Jersey rec field; 2 aboard hurt Updated: Sep-04-15 11:19 am
CRESSKILL, New Jersey - A small plane crashed on a recreation field just hours before kids' sports practices were set to begin, injuring the two people aboard, authorities said.
- Life of Rapid City priest who helped after floods celebrated Updated: Sep-04-15 11:18 am
RAPID CITY, South Dakota - Friends and parishioners have honored a Rapid City priest who was recognized for his work on flood recovery and race relations.
- Kansas Geological Survey says earthquake problem continues Updated: Sep-04-15 11:17 am
WICHITA, Kansas - A reduction in the number of earthquakes rattling southern Kansas should not make anyone complacent about studying the problem, according to the head of the Kansas Geological Survey.
- Rain, maybe snow, to fall on Montana wildfires Updated: Sep-04-15 11:17 am
HELENA, Montana - Cooler temperatures and rain that may upset some Labor Day Weekend recreational activities will be welcome relief for crews battling wildfires in western Montana.
- Freeway crash in Eastern Oregon kills man, 3-year-old girl Updated: Sep-04-15 11:11 am
PORTLAND, Oregon - Police say a man and a 3-year-old Washington girl died in a head-on crash on Interstate 84 in Eastern Oregon.
- Girl and boy die in Milwaukee house fire overnight Updated: Sep-04-15 11:05 am
MILWAUKEE - Two children have died in an early morning fire at a Milwaukee townhouse, but a mother and a young infant were able to escape.
- Man killed in Caldwell Parish ATV/pickup crash Updated: Sep-04-15 11:00 am
COLUMBIA, Louisiana - State police say a 31-year-old Columbia man died when the ATV he was driving was struck head-on by a pickup in Caldwell Parish.
- Autistic man drowns in lake east of San Francisco Updated: Sep-04-15 10:59 am
OAKLAND, California - Authorities say a 19-year-old autistic man from suburban San Francisco drowned in a recreational lake after falling into the water.
- Plan for Chinese-owned rail car factory in Maine hits snag Updated: Sep-04-15 10:56 am
LIMESTONE, Maine - A plan for a Chinese-owned rail car factory at the site of the former Loring Air Force Base has been delayed because a top company official has been unable to get a visa to come to the U.S. and work on the project.
- Man who started southwest Idaho wildfire to be fined Updated: Sep-04-15 10:50 am
BOISE, Idaho - Authorities say a mountain biker who started a 73-acre wildfire in southwest Idaho after lighting his toilet paper on fire could be faced with all or part of the costs of extinguishing the blaze.