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3 killed when 2 small planes collide, crash in New York

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 25th - 1:11pm

Officials say three people have been killed following an air collision and crash of two small planes just south of Buffalo, New York.

Authorities search for clues in Washington mall shooting

Martha Bellisle and Lisa Baumann, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 25th - 12:51pm

Investigators on Sunday tried to piece together information on the 20-year-old suspect in the deadly Washington state mall shootings who was apprehended after a nearly 24-hour manhunt.

The Latest: Authorities search suspect's apartment

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 25th - 12:21pm

The Latest on a deadly mall shooting in Washington state (all times local):

New Jersey runners from canceled race after bomb run in NYC

Rachelle Blidner, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 25th - 12:21pm

A group of runners whose New Jersey race was canceled after a pipe bomb exploded on the route linked arms as they joined a New York City race Sunday, and said they had no fear at all about taking part.

Residents escape Wilmington blaze that killed 2 firefighters

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 25th - 12:21pm

All residents of a Wilmington row house where a fire broke out early Saturday were able to escape to building.

Officers hoof it in 'hotspots' to bridge community divisions

Michael Virtanen, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 25th - 12:13pm

New York is funding foot patrols in crime hotspots around the state with an emphasis on "procedural justice," where interactions are respectful and meant to be perceived as fair.

Authorities: 1 child, 3 adults dead in house fire

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 25th - 12:11pm

Authorities say three adults and one child have died in an early morning fire at a home in Massachusetts.

The Latest: Dozens visit makeshift memorial at shooting site

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 25th - 12:00pm

The Latest on protests in Charlotte, North Carolina, over the fatal police shooting of a black man (all times local):

Hofstra pushes front-line learning with presidential debate

Frank Eltman, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 25th - 12:00pm

Monday night's verbal smackdown between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton is a hot ticket on the campus of Hofstra University.

Mother uncovers lasting impact of baby son's organ donation

Lauran Neergaard, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 25th - 11:53am

An ultrasound showed one of Sarah Gray's unborn twins was missing part of his brain, a fatal birth defect. His brother was born healthy but Thomas lived just six days. Latching onto hope for something positive to come from heartache, Gray donated some of Thomas' tissue for scientific research — his eyes, his liver, his umbilical cord blood.

WWII Navy chief reunited, in spirit, with his ship's bell

Jennifer McDermott, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 25th - 11:52am

A Navy chief who died saving his shipmates during the attack on Pearl Harbor has been reunited, in spirit, in Rhode Island with the bell from his ship.

18-year-old hiker found dead in Davis County

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 25th - 11:51am

An 18-year-old woman has been found dead after going hiking in Davis County.

Suit seeks to challenge Idaho's sex offender registry laws

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 25th - 11:51am

More than 100 sex offenders have filed a lawsuit challenging Idaho's sex offender registry laws, arguing that the rules governing registration and community notification are unconstitutional.

Police: 7 injured in stabbings in Boston Theater District

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 25th - 11:51am

Authorities say seven people have been injured in an apparent fight in Boston's Theater District, and police are looking for a suspect.

Miami Marlins ace Jose Fernandez dies in boating accident

Tim Reynolds and Steven Wine, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 25th - 11:50am

Jose Fernandez, the charismatic ace for the Miami Marlins who escaped Cuba to become one of baseball's brightest stars, was killed in a boating accident early Sunday. He was 24.

Just say no to Narcan? Heroin rescue efforts draw backlash

Dan Sewell, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 25th - 11:32am

First responders in U.S. communities reeling from waves of heroin overdoses say some people tell them they should just say no to using so many resources on drug abusers.

Doctors 'prescribe' fresh produce with help from food banks

Carla K. Johnson, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 25th - 11:13am

The idea is simple: Load fresh fruits and vegetables into a refrigerator truck and drive it to a health clinic, then have a doctor write a "prescription" for food to improve the diets of low-income people with diabetes and high blood pressure.

Oscar-winning actress Patty Duke's home for sale in Idaho

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 25th - 10:51am

The home of Patty Duke, who won an Oscar as a teen for "The Miracle Worker" and who passed away earlier this year, is for sale in northern Idaho.

'Patch' Adams to perform for adults with disabilities

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 25th - 10:51am

A doctor made famous in the 1998 movie "Patch Adams" will perform as a clown at a Massachusetts learning center for adults with disabilities.

Residents evacuate Cedar Rapids homes ahead of flooding

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 25th - 10:51am

Residents are leaving low-lying areas of Cedar Rapids, adhering to a request by the authorities to clear out by 8 p.m. Sunday due to the risk of flooding from the rising Cedar River.