- Investigators look at overdose in Prince death Updated: Apr-28-16 10:30 pm
MINNEAPOLIS - Investigators are looking into whether Prince died from an overdose and whether a doctor was prescribing him drugs in the weeks before he was found dead at his home in suburban Minneapolis, a law enforcement official told The Associated Press on Thursday.
- FAA begins early inspection of Allegiant Air operations Updated: Apr-28-16 8:17 pm
DALLAS - Federal safety officials are reviewing operations at Allegiant Air two years ahead of schedule, spurred by incidents including an aborted takeoff and a plane that landed low on fuel.
- Lincoln school bus involved in crash, no students injured Updated: Apr-28-16 7:50 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - Police say a Lincoln school bus has been involved in an accident with a sports utility vehicle.
- Blowing dust causes 2nd freeway closure near Arizona border Updated: Apr-28-16 7:28 pm
SAN SIMON, Arizona - Blowing dust closed a 62-mile stretch of freeway near the Arizona-New Mexico border and triggered three separate accidents involving 12 vehicles, authorities said Thursday.
- Body of fourth missing man found in southeast Georgia river Updated: Apr-28-16 7:20 pm
BRUNSWICK, Georgia - Authorities say the body of a fourth missing man has been found after a boat carrying the men capsized in a southeast Georgia river.
- Arkansas court says accident reports are open to public Updated: Apr-28-16 5:32 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Arkansas State Police cannot redact all driver and survivor information on accident reports, the state Supreme Court ruled Thursday.
- 4 female University of Georgia students killed in car crash Updated: Apr-28-16 4:44 pm
ATLANTA - University of Georgia students and employees are devastated at the loss of four female students killed in a horrific, high-speed car crash that left another student critically injured, the school's president said at a somber Thursday briefing.
- Father of Council Bluffs crash victim testifies in Congress Updated: Apr-28-16 4:26 pm
COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa - The father of a Council Bluffs woman who was killed in a hit-and-run crash has addressed members of the Congress, speaking about losing his daughter and questioning the handling of her suspected killer.
- Bridge case defendant wants Gov. Chris Christie's cellphone Updated: Apr-28-16 3:57 pm
NEWARK, New Jersey - A lawyer for one of the former allies of Gov. Chris Christie accused in the George Washington Bridge lane-closing case says he wants access to the governor's cellphone.
- Phoenix police: Teen accused of shooting high school student Updated: Apr-28-16 3:42 pm
PHOENIX - A teenager has been arrested in connection with a shooting that critically wounded a high school student in Phoenix.
- Turnpike announces next step in plans for Scranton Beltway Updated: Apr-28-16 3:14 pm
PITTSTON, Pennsylvania - The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission says it plans to hire an engineering firm as a next step in creating a beltway in the Scranton area to ease congestion on Interstate 81.
- Nebraska court lets transportation company expand in Lincoln Updated: Apr-28-16 2:37 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - A transportation company that serves people with disabilities can expand its operations in Lincoln despite objections raised by taxi services, the Nebraska Supreme Court said Thursday.
- Bird strike leaves large dent on jetliner's nose Updated: Apr-28-16 2:02 pm
SEATTLE - Officials say a Dallas-bound American Airlines flight returned to the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport shortly after takeoff after a bird strike left a large dent on the jetliner's nose.
- The Latest: Governor orders flags at half-staff after crash Updated: Apr-28-16 1:27 pm
WATKINSVILLE, Georgia - The Latest on a car crash that killed four University of Georgia students (all times local):
- Strikes, protests in France against disputed labor reforms Updated: Apr-28-16 1:17 pm
PARIS - Protesters clashed with police in several French cities Thursday over proposed reforms to the country's labor rules and strikers forced cancellations and delays at two major airports serving Paris.
- Refugee baby Serbia Merkel in transit across Europe Updated: Apr-28-16 1:04 pm
KRNJACA, Serbia - She has wide brown eyes, rosy cheeks and thick black hair. Her name is Serbia Merkel al-Mustafa.
- Trooper hit by motorcycle, arrest made at Vegas crash scene Updated: Apr-28-16 12:55 pm
LAS VEGAS - An officer says a veteran Nevada Highway Patrol trooper was injured when a motorcycle struck him at the scene of an earlier crash on a busy freeway ramp in Las Vegas.
- Driver identified after car crashes into tree, catches fire Updated: Apr-28-16 12:15 pm
GREENLAND, New Hampshire - Authorities have identified the driver who died in a crash in Greenland, New Hampshire, last week after her car hit a tree and burst into flames.
- Ore. police officer injured in shooting after traffic crash Updated: Apr-28-16 11:43 am
GRESHAM, Oregon - Gresham police say an officer and a suspect were injured during an exchange of gunfire that followed a late-night traffic crash.
- All shaken up: Owner reunited with sentimental snow globe Updated: Apr-28-16 11:30 am
ST. PETERSBURG, Florida - When a man was forced to throw away a liquid-filled snow globe before going through security at a Florida airport, he was heartbroken: It had been a gift from his mother to celebrate his and his wife's adoption of a 5-year-old girl.
- Police: Mother and baby in stroller hit by van Updated: Apr-28-16 11:04 am
NAMPA, Idaho - Southwest Idaho police say a woman and her 6-month-old infant sustained non-life-threatening injuries after being struck by a van while crossing a street.
- Tacoma Police: Motorcyclist killed, driver of SUV flees Updated: Apr-28-16 10:43 am
TACOMA, Washington - Tacoma police are investigating a fatal hit-and-run collision that killed a motorcyclist.
- Family mourning the loss of 2 dogs helps rescue another Updated: Apr-28-16 10:12 am
BEND, Oregon - A routine jog Saturday by the Deschutes River nearly turned tragic for Garrett Bergby when his 10-year-old Llewellin setter suddenly bolted for a flock of ducks.
- Sheriff's office: 2 killed in collision of truck, motorcycle Updated: Apr-28-16 10:06 am
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - Two people are dead as a result of a T-bone collision between a motorcycle and a truck in the Albuquerque area.
- Georgia couple sues Snapchat over car crash Updated: Apr-28-16 9:43 am
GRIFFIN, Georgia - A Georgia couple is suing Snapchat, claiming that the social media app's "speed filter" tempted a woman to drive too fast and to cause a crash that injured the husband.