- Search covers broad area for ship lost in Hurricane Joaquin Updated: Oct-03-15 4:05 pm
NASSAU, Bahamas - An intensive search was under way Saturday in the waters of the southeastern Bahamas for a cargo ship with 33 people on board that lost power and began taking on water during Hurricane Joaquin and has not been heard from since.
- Trooper fired for driving fast in crash that killed 2 teens Updated: Oct-03-15 3:51 pm
ATLANTA - A Georgia State Patrol trooper has been fired for driving excessively fast in a crash that killed two teenagers from Paulding County.
- At least 12 students hurt when truck causes awning to fall Updated: Oct-03-15 3:47 pm
OLIN, North Carolina - At least a dozen students were hurt when a box truck struck an awning support at a North Carolina high school and caused part of the awning to fall.
- FDNY: 1 dead, 3 others injured in apparent blast Updated: Oct-03-15 3:42 pm
NEW YORK - Firefighters in New York say one person is dead and three more have been injured in an apparent explosion and fire in a Brooklyn building.
- Charleston closed to incoming traffic as heavy rains soak SC Updated: Oct-03-15 3:28 pm
CHARLESTON, South Carolina - Charleston was closed to incoming traffic Saturday as torrential rains soaked South Carolina, washing out bridges, flooding roads and leaving some motorists stranded as flood waters engulfed their cars.
- Teen driver charged with manslaughter in crash that killed 5 Updated: Oct-03-15 3:23 pm
IRVINE, California - A teenage driver who was at the wheel during a fiery freeway crash in Orange County last year that killed his five passengers has been charged with vehicular manslaughter.
- The Latest: Roads, bridges washed out in SC storm Updated: Oct-03-15 3:20 pm
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - The latest on the rain storm affecting South Carolina this weekend (all times local):
- Parent: At least 4 Mainers aboard missing cargo ship Updated: Oct-03-15 3:15 pm
PORTLAND, Maine - Four members of the crew of a cargo ship missing on hurricane-whipped seas are from Maine, according to the father of one man on board.
- Georgia man among 6 airmen killed in Afghanistan Updated: Oct-03-15 3:14 pm
ATLANTA - The Department of Defense has identified six U.S. airmen killed in the crash of a military transport plane in Afghanistan, including a man from Georgia.
- Judge to decide soon in chemical spill company bankruptcy Updated: Oct-03-15 3:08 pm
CHARLESTON, West Virginia - A federal bankruptcy judge says he'll make a final decision soon in a bankruptcy case involving a company involved in a 2014 chemical spill in West Virginia.
- The Latest: Hurricane Joaquin upgraded to Category 4 Updated: Oct-03-15 3:05 pm
MIAMI - The latest on Joaquin and the storm's predicted path. All times local:
- No injuries as small plane makes emergency landing in field Updated: Oct-03-15 2:53 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin - No one was injured when a small plane made an emergency landing in a Dane County field.
- Huron man killed when motorcycle hits semi-truck trailer Updated: Oct-03-15 2:36 pm
HURON, South Dakota - A 44-year-old Huron man has been killed in a motorcycle crash with a semi-truck.
- Pensacola man among 6 airmen killed in Afghanistan crash Updated: Oct-03-15 2:35 pm
PENSACOLA, Florida - An airman from Pensacola is among the dead in military plane crash in Afghanistan.
- Scooter rider dies after being hit by car in Las Vegas Updated: Oct-03-15 2:32 pm
LAS VEGAS - Authorities say a man riding a motor scooter has died after being rear-ended by a vehicle in Las Vegas.
- Woman dead after crashing car into tree on Long Island Updated: Oct-03-15 2:32 pm
CENTER MORICHES, New York - Police say a 26-year-old woman is dead after she crashed her car into a tree on Long Island.
- Woman killed after pickup collides with 18-wheeler Updated: Oct-03-15 2:27 pm
HOUSTON - A woman has died after smashing her pickup truck into an 18-wheeler in northeast Houston.
- Police: Car flips over into pond, killing 2 brothers Updated: Oct-03-15 2:20 pm
BERWYN, Pennsylvania - Authorities say a car flipped over and landed in a Philadelphia-area pond, killing two brothers.
- West Virginia airman among victims of military plane crash Updated: Oct-03-15 2:20 pm
CHARLESTON, West Virginia - The Defense Department has released the identities of six U.S. airmen killed in the crash of a military transport plane in Afghanistan, including a West Virginia resident.
- Car crashes into northern Illinois church, injuring 6 Updated: Oct-03-15 2:19 pm
GRAYSLAKE, Illinois - A car has crashed through the front doors of a northern Illinois church that was hosting a donation drive for a food pantry. Six people were hospitalized with injuries.
- Firefighters battle wildfire in Summit County Updated: Oct-03-15 2:13 pm
SILVERTHORNE, Colorado - Summit County firefighters are battling a wildfire that has scorched more than 200 acres north of Silverthorne.
- BP settlement agreement announced in July to be filed Monday Updated: Oct-03-15 2:10 pm
NEW ORLEANS - The public is about to get a look at details of an $18 billion settlement agreement announced in July to resolve years of legal fighting over damage done by the 2010 Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill.
- Guatemala mudslide death toll reaches 30, more feared dead Updated: Oct-03-15 2:07 pm
SANTA CATARINA PINULA, Guatemala - Hundreds of rescue workers using shovels and pickaxes recovered four more bodies early Saturday in the wake of a hillside collapse above a group of homes on the outskirts of the Guatemalan capital. The death toll rose to 30 amid fears that hundreds more could still be buried in the rubble.
- The Latest: Surfer enjoys outing in Chesapeake Bay Updated: Oct-03-15 2:06 pm
RICHMOND, Virginia - The latest on heavy rains in Virginia. (All times local):
- Waterloo house fire leaves couple in hospital Updated: Oct-03-15 2:04 pm
WATERLOO, Iowa - Authorities say a house fire in Waterloo severely damaged a home and left the couple who occupied it hospitalized overnight for smoke inhalation.