Authorities in Minnesota are holding the driver of a fire truck from Michigan on suspicion of criminal vehicular homicide in a crash that killed two firefighters and injured seven others who were on their way to fight a wildfire in Utah.
The president of a nonprofit group that maintains a Georgia cemetery says it removed 70 Confederate flags from gravestones because they had deteriorated, and that they weren't stolen as some suspected.
Andrew Dalton, Associated Press | Posted Aug 29th - 9:13am
Los Angeles International Airport slowly returned to normal Monday after false reports of a shooter sent hundreds of panicked passengers racing onto streets or the tarmac and caused major flight delays, authorities said.
Emily Wagster Pettus and Rogelio Solis, Associated Press | Posted Aug 29th - 9:01am
A memorial Mass will be held Monday for two 68-year-old nuns who were killed in their Mississippi home, even as authorities continue to investigate the stabbing. A man from about 15 miles away has confessed without giving a reason, according to the sheriff.
Police investigating a brawl on the campus of Cornell University that left an Ithaca College student dead and another Ithaca student injured are asking witnesses with cellphone video of the fight to come forward.