- Alarmed by accidents, Portland bicyclists ride for safety Updated: May-29-15 6:34 pm
PORTLAND, Oregon - A spate of high-profile bicycle accidents has alarmed Portland riders, and some are rallying to raise safety awareness.
- Hutchinson cites emergency in 5 more counties due to floods Updated: May-29-15 6:26 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Gov. Asa Hutchinson added five counties to an emergency declaration Friday after a helicopter tour of areas hard-hit by floods.
- Another round of rain brings more serious flooding in Texas Updated: May-29-15 5:52 pm
DALLAS - Floodwaters submerged highways and flooded homes Friday in Texas as another round of heavy rain added to the damage inflicted by storms that have killed at least 23 people in the U.S. and left 13 missing.
- Epileptic man to be tried in death of Navy base officer Updated: May-29-15 4:59 pm
PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island - Trial begins Tuesday for an epileptic man charged with striking and killing a Naval Station Newport police detective with his truck, despite multiple warnings from his doctor not to drive.
- Airbus: Too early to determine cause of A400M crash Updated: May-29-15 4:38 pm
PARIS - Airbus says it's too early to tell the causes of a deadly crash of an A400M military plane, after one of its top executives reportedly said flight recorder data pointed to a problem in final assembly.
- Tree branches may have saved men in helicopter crash Updated: May-29-15 4:35 pm
CALEDONIA, Michigan - Strong tree branches may have saved two men from injury or death after their helicopter crashed late Friday morning in western Michigan.
- Franklin police identify teen fatally hit by train Updated: May-29-15 4:20 pm
FRANKLIN, Tennessee - Franklin police have identified a 17-year-old who died after being hit by a train.
- 2 teens killed in Jefferson County crash Updated: May-29-15 3:53 pm
MORRIS, Alabama - Authorities have identified two teens who were killed in a car crash in Jefferson County.
- Lawyer: Kayak death was accident after drinking, not murder Updated: May-29-15 3:50 pm
GOSHEN, New York - A woman accused of killing her fiance on the Hudson River by sabotaging his kayak is a victim of an accident that occurred on the chilly water after they had a couple of drinks, her lawyer said Friday.
- Woman dead after hitting recycling truck in North Las Vegas Updated: May-29-15 3:38 pm
NORTH LAS VEGAS, Nevada - A woman is dead after police say the vehicle she was driving plowed into the back of a parked recycling truck before dawn in North Las Vegas.
- Russia: Rocket failure was due to vibrations Updated: May-29-15 3:14 pm
MOSCOW - Russian space officials say this month's launch failure of a Proton rocket was due to excessive vibrations in the engine of the rocket's third stage.
- Pennsylvania lawmaker back in public after motorcycle crash Updated: May-29-15 2:50 pm
ALLENTOWN, Pennsylvania - A high-ranking Pennsylvania state senator from Allentown who is facing a drunken driving charge is back in public, four weeks after being injured in a motorcycle accident.
- Latest on flooding: Texan swept away in storm confirmed dead Updated: May-29-15 2:32 pm
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- Scholarship awarded to seniors after student's tragic death Updated: May-29-15 1:46 pm
MARIETTA, Georgia - It was an emotional morning at Lassiter High School on May 11 as a mother awarded 11 scholarships in the name of her daughter who died in a car crash nine years ago.
- Correction: Plane Crash-Drinking story Updated: May-29-15 1:34 pm
MELBOURNE, Florida - In a story May 28 about a pilot who smelled of alcohol, The Associated Press reported erroneously the structure his small plane hit while taxiing. The plane hit a shed containing an antenna, not a communication tower.
- Democrats hope to wedge road funding into special session Updated: May-29-15 1:23 pm
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - Some top Minnesota Democrats are ditching a call for a wholesale gasoline tax in an effort to force action on transportation funding this year.
- Two major roads closed in SW Arkansas due to high water Updated: May-29-15 1:07 pm
OGDEN, Arkansas - Two highways in southwestern Arkansas have been closed because of high water on and near the Red River.
- 1 dead, 1 hurt in school bus accident; no students on board Updated: May-29-15 12:48 pm
WALLKILL, New York - Police say a collision between a school bus and a garbage truck in the Hudson Valley has left the bus driver dead and another person seriously injured. There were no students on the bus.
- 15-year-old driver with learner's permit dies in crash Updated: May-29-15 11:53 am
PARK HILLS, Missouri - A 15-year-old driver with a learner's permit has died following an accident in rural eastern Missouri.
- Driver charged in fatal Ohio crash blames voices he heard Updated: May-29-15 10:56 am
FREMONT, Ohio - A driver charged in a double-fatal crash on the Ohio Turnpike has been committed to a psychiatric hospital after telling a judge he hears voices that prompted him to speed down the road at nearly 150 mph.
- 2 dead in Interstate 75 crash in South Florida Updated: May-29-15 10:52 am
PEMBROKE PINES, Florida - A recent graduate of American Heritage High School and a 29-year-old man were killed in a chain-reaction crash on Interstate 75 late Thursday near Pembroke Pines.
- Ocean County woman injured after car crashes into 2 homes Updated: May-29-15 10:42 am
MANCHESTER TOWNSHIP, New Jersey - Police say a woman was injured after her car crashed into two homes in Ocean County.
- Canadian woman dies after motorcycle hits deer Updated: May-29-15 8:50 am
ALADDIN, Wyoming - A Canadian woman is dead after the motorcycle she was riding hit a deer in northeastern Wyoming.
- Police: Motorcyclist killed in collision with minivan Updated: May-29-15 8:02 am
NIAGARA FALLS, New York - Police say a western New York motorcyclist has died in a collision with a minivan driven by a woman who was under the influence of alcohol.
- 15 go to hospital after church bus crash in north Ga Updated: May-29-15 7:22 am
TOCCOA, Georgia - More than a dozen people went to a hospital after a church bus collided with a car in north Georgia.