Bruce Smith, Associated Press | Posted Oct 7th - 10:02am
Rivers rose and dams bulged Wednesday as South Carolina faced another anxious day of waiting for the floodwaters to recede, and dive teams searched for two people who disappeared in waters after they drove around a barricade.
With an accused unlicensed doctor in custody, authorities in Las Vegas are seeking people who had contact with him for services ranging from women's health and abortions to hormone and vitamin injections.
Court records in Pickens show that a hearing has been scheduled next month on motions in wrongful death and personal injury lawsuits stemming from the death of Clemson University student Tucker Hipps last year.
Maine authorities say it will be several days before they comment on the results of an investigation into two cases in which Androscoggin County children were hospitalized with symptoms associated with E. coli.
After years of emotional public debate, Ohio is moving to overhaul its embattled charter-school system with new performance, accountability and reporting requirements, which supporters say could come just in time to secure millions of dollars in federal charter funding.
In an Oct. 5 story about a referee being punched after a disputed call at a football game, The Associated Press erroneously described the suspect. The suspect described himself as a youth league coach, not a high school football coach.