- Syracuse police: Driver critical after UPS truck overturns Updated: Aug-29-15 11:07 pm
SYRACUSE, New York - Police say the driver of a UPS truck has been critically injured after a crash in Syracuse.
- Flight from Vegas to Germany diverted over unruly passenger Updated: Aug-29-15 6:28 pm
DENVER - An international flight from Las Vegas to Frankfurt made an emergency landing at Denver International Airport escorted by two F-16 fighter jets Friday night after what officials called a "disturbance on the plane."
- Dominica digs out from storm damage that killed at least 20 Updated: Aug-29-15 6:16 pm
ROSEAU, Dominica - Rescue crews jumped off boats and trudged through mud, rocks and uprooted trees Saturday to reach communities cut off by a tropical storm that killed at least 20 people and left nearly 50 missing in the eastern Caribbean island of Dominica.
- With heavy hearts, pilots perform at NY air show after death Updated: Aug-29-15 4:25 pm
NEW WINDSOR, New York - The first-ever New York Air Show opened Saturday with a moment of silence and tributes to mark the death a day earlier of a Texas stunt pilot killed when he crashed during practice.
- Small plane crashes in Dexter, Maine Updated: Aug-29-15 3:55 pm
DEXTER, Maine - A small plane has crashed in the central Maine town of Dexter.
- 38 girls, young women killed in Swaziland crash, says group Updated: Aug-29-15 3:07 pm
JOHANNESBURG - At least 38 girls and young women were killed in a crash while travelling to Swaziland's most famous traditional festival, a rights group said on Saturday.
- Diving researchers find sunken military vessel Updated: Aug-29-15 2:37 pm
JOINT BASE PEARL HARBOR-HICKAM, Hawaii - Researchers made a surprising find when diving in the waters off Hawaii: a large US naval tanker that had been sitting unseen in 80 feet of water for nearly 60 years.
- Pilot killed in crash was helping wounded veterans Updated: Aug-29-15 2:17 pm
LLANO, California - A pilot who died in a small plane crash in the desert northeast of Los Angeles was giving free glider rides to wounded military veterans.
- Police investigate 2 Friday night vehicle crashes in Warwick Updated: Aug-29-15 1:26 pm
WARWICK, Rhode Island - Police in Warwick are investigating two Friday night accidents, including one that injured a motorcyclist and one in which a car struck a house.
- Texan recalls time 70 years ago as POW during WWII Updated: Aug-29-15 1:26 pm
FORT WORTH, Texas - A gold-framed black-and-white photo shows a smiling man in an Army Air Forces uniform, his cheeks still chubby with youth.
- Rhode Island woman seriously hurt when car hits pole, trees Updated: Aug-29-15 1:08 pm
BURRILLVILLE, Rhode Island - Police say a woman has been seriously injured in an overnight car crash in Burrillville.
- Baby girl rescued from fiery crash that killed parents Updated: Aug-29-15 12:59 pm
EASTON, California - A 6-month-old girl may owe her life to a man who rescued her from a fiery car crash in Fresno County that killed her parents.
- Man walking home from store killed by hit-and-run driver Updated: Aug-29-15 12:56 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - A 29-year-old man who was walking home from a store in Little Rock after buying a birthday present for his brother was killed when he was struck by a hit-and-run driver in a van.
- Metro, county sue 3 firms over Silver Spring Transit Center Updated: Aug-29-15 12:52 pm
SILVER SPRING, Maryland - Metro and Montgomery County have filed a $166 million lawsuit against contractors that designed, built and inspected the long-delayed Silver Spring Transit Center.
- 2 killed in head-on crash in northeast Nebraska Updated: Aug-29-15 11:47 am
WYNOT, Nebraska - Officials in northeast Nebraska say two people have been killed in a head-on crash on state Highway 12 near Wynot.
- Officials: 7 die in Nigeria air force plane crash Updated: Aug-29-15 11:46 am
KADUNA, Nigeria - The Nigerian air force says one of its aircraft has crashed into a residential house in Kaduna state killing all four crew and three passengers.
- NY bicyclist killed in collision with tractor trailer Updated: Aug-29-15 11:43 am
CANANDAIGUA, New York - State police are investigating an accident in the Finger Lakes region of upstate New York that claimed the life of a teenage bicyclist.
- 2 killed in head-on collision on Interstate 40 exit ramp Updated: Aug-29-15 11:08 am
LONOKE, Arkansas - Arkansas State Police say two people were killed when their vehicles collided head-on on an Interstate 40 exit ramp near Lonoke.
- Several I-5 exits in Tacoma close for work over weekend Updated: Aug-29-15 10:17 am
TACOMA, Washington - Several northbound Interstate 5 exits in Tacoma are closed for construction this weekend.
- Green Line project points to dilemmas facing T board Updated: Aug-29-15 10:10 am
BOSTON - Now comes the hard part for the new board overseeing the T.
- T plans speedy replacement of Concord rail bridge Updated: Aug-29-15 9:37 am
CONCORD, Massachusetts - The MBTA is replacing an outdated commuter rail bridge in Concord and plans to do it all in about a day's work.
- Vigil set for 4 men killed in Hudson Valley car crash Updated: Aug-29-15 7:02 am
KINGSTON, New York - A vigil has been scheduled to honor four men who died in a car crash on their way home from work at a horse show venue in the Hudson Valley.
- Correction: France-Stopping the Wolves story Updated: Aug-29-15 5:28 am
PARIS - In a story Aug. 24 about terrorist attacks, The Associated Press incorrectly reported the percentage of attacks for which extremist groups have claimed responsibility. Extremist groups have claimed responsibility for only 35 percent of attacks that can be attributed to them, not 65 percent.
- Police: Woman intentionally struck pedestrian with vehicle Updated: Aug-29-15 2:52 am
ISLIP, New York - Police say a woman has been charged with assault for intentionally striking a pedestrian with her car.
- Police: Woman dies in crash after losing control of car Updated: Aug-29-15 2:09 am
HUNTINGTON, New York - Authorities say a woman has died in a single car crash after she lost control of her vehicle and crashed into a wooded area.