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Correction: Severe Weather-Southern Plains-The Latest story

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 29th - 8:06am

In a story March 28 about a fatal wreck that killed three storm chasers, The Associated Press incorrectly identified a driver and passenger involved in the collision. Corbin Lee Jaeger was the driver of a Jeep that was struck by a Suburban on Tuesday at a rural crossroads in West Texas. Randy Yarnall was a passenger in the Suburban.

'Unreal when it targets you': Faceless trolls attack online

Michael Kunzelman, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 29th - 8:06am

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Security guard shoots man at Ferguson apartment complex

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 29th - 8:06am

Police in Ferguson, Missouri, are investigating after a private security guard shot an armed man at the same apartment complex where Michael Brown was killed by a police officer in August 2014.

Emmy Rossum thanks LAPD amid $150K burglary report

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 29th - 7:56am

Actress Emmy Rossum is thanking Los Angeles police amid reports of a jewelry heist at her home.

Woman charged in Sandy Hook parent threat a court no-show

Curt Anderson, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 29th - 7:56am

A Florida woman charged with threatening the parent of a boy killed in the 2012 mass shooting at a school in Newtown, Connecticut, was a no-show at change-of-plea hearing.

Doctor gets prison for filming women in bathrooms

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 29th - 7:56am

A Pennsylvania doctor is being sent to prison for secretly filming women with cameras hidden in bathrooms at his office and home.

Police arrest suspect in shooting of 2 Miami-Dade officers

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 29th - 7:47am

A 19-year-old Miami man is charged with two counts of attempted murder after police say he opened fire in an "ambush-style" shooting on two plainclothes detectives who were investigating gang activity.

3 storm chasers die in crash during Southern Plains storms

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 29th - 7:39am

Storms that bore down on Southern Plains states brought powerful winds that upended a tractor-trailer on an Oklahoma interstate, killing the driver, while three storm chasers died in a collision as they raced toward a tornado-warned storm in West Texas, authorities said.

Car FDR used while governor of NY is being repaired by state

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 29th - 7:38am

A state-owned car used by Franklin D. Roosevelt while governor of New York is heading into the shop for some repairs.

Family gets a shock when turkey crashes through windshield

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 29th - 7:38am

A New Jersey family traveling through northern Indiana got a shock when a 30-pound turkey crashed through their vehicle's windshield.

The Latest: Storms knock out power, damage homes near Dallas

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 29th - 7:37am

The Latest on severe weather affecting Southern Plains states in the US (all times local):

Michigan officer fatally shoots 73-year-old man

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 29th - 7:14am

Authorities say a 73-year-old man has died after being shot by a police officer in Michigan.

Police fatally shoot armed suspect in Tennessee

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 29th - 7:02am

Police in Tennessee called to a report of an armed person early Wednesday fatally shot a suspect who was a sheriff's department employee, officials said.

LaGuardia checkpoint closes due to unknown substance in bag

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 29th - 7:00am

A security checkpoint was closed for about 40 minutes at New York's LaGuardia Airport after an alarm went off and agents found an unknown substance in a carry-on bag.

US judge to hear arguments on longer block to travel ban

Jennifer Sinco Kelleher, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 29th - 6:36am

A federal judge in Hawaii who temporarily blocked President Donald Trump's revised travel ban planned to hear arguments Wednesday on whether to extend his order until the state's lawsuit works its way through the courts.

Woman killed, husband injured in plane crash in Alabama

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 29th - 6:36am

Authorities say a woman has died and her husband was seriously injured in a plane crash in Alabama.

Police: Man checking car after minor crash fatally hit

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 29th - 6:16am

Police in Maryland say a man checking his car for damage after a minor crash in the Washington suburbs was fatally struck by another car.

Wildfire contained in western North Carolina

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 29th - 5:43am

Forestry officials in western North Carolina say they've contained a fire that burned nearly 9 square miles near Shortoff Mountain in the Pisgah National Forest.

The Latest: Christie mum on bridge lane-closure sentences

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 29th - 5:40am

The Latest on the sentencing in the George Washington Bridge lane closures (all times local):