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Vintage World War II plane crashes near Texas apartments

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 4:30pm

The FAA says a vintage World War II small plane with two people aboard has crashed into the parking lot of an apartment complex in Fredericksburg, Texas.

3 injured, 1 missing after explosion at Idaho waste site

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 3:59pm

Officials say one person is missing and three others are being treated for non-life threatening injuries in local hospitals following an explosion at a hazardous waste site in southwestern Idaho.

Fire at apartments for seniors traps some people; 13 hurt

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 3:54pm

A fire in a suburban Denver apartment complex for seniors created smoke so thick it trapped some people in their homes early Saturday, injuring more than a dozen people, including three seriously, authorities said.

Man sentenced to 25 years in robbery heart attack death

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 3:29pm

A man whose armed robbery of a Madison Culver's restaurant led to a bystander's fatal heart attack has been sentenced to 25 years in prison.

Prison inmate death after incident with staff ruled homicide

John O'Connor, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 3:26pm

The death of an inmate following an "altercation with correctional staff" at Western Illinois Correctional Center in May has been ruled a homicide, according to an autopsy report provided to The Associated Press under a Freedom of Information request.

Pet lovers meet pet stars at Manhattan's PetCon

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 3:04pm

Pet lovers are getting to meet some pet stars from social media this weekend at PetCon in New York City, a convention dedicated to all things linked to beloved animals.

Utah mayor killed in Afghanistan honored at funeral

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 2:50pm

A Utah mayor killed while serving in the National Guard in Afghanistan is being remembered at a public funeral as a man of commitment, confidence, conviction and compassion.

Police say woman fatally shot as husband was cleaning gun

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 2:15pm

Police say an upstate New York woman was killed in an apparent accident when a shot discharged as her husband was cleaning his gun.

FBI: Search on for kidnapped North Carolina teen

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 1:45pm

The FBI and other police agencies are continuing their search to find a 13-year-old girl kidnapped from a North Carolina mobile home park.

Police: Duo dumped deer carcasses on Minnesota Somalis' cars

Steve Karnowski, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 1:32pm

Somali and Muslim leaders expressed deep concern Saturday after a white man and his teenage son dumped bloody deer carcasses on the hoods of two cars owned by Somali-American men in the central Minnesota city of St. Cloud, and they don't believe the explanation the suspects gave to police.

Trump says written responses go to Mueller team next week

Jonathan Lemire and Catherine Lucey, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 1:22pm

President Donald Trump says he "very easily" answered written questions from special counsel Robert Mueller, though he speculated that the questions had been "tricked up" to try to catch him in a lie.

The Latest: DeSantis: No reaction to race he declared 'over'

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 1:06pm

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The Latest: State disputes conclusion in Saudi killing

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 12:58pm

The Latest on the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi (all times local):

Football coach's tweet cost $1.6 million in lost donations

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 12:52pm

A fake video of former President Barack Obama sent out in a tweet by Washington State University's head football coach cost the school about $1.6 million in lost donations.

The Latest: Trump tours wildfire-ravaged Malibu area

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 12:42pm

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Former Vice President Joe Biden adopts new dog

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 12:39pm

Former Vice President Joe Biden has a new four-legged family member.

Reports: Suspect filed for custody 6 days after massacre

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 12:04pm

Documents say that a suspect in the massacre of a family in which a parenting dispute is said to have played a role filed for custody of his daughter six days after the slayings.

Police: Man in custody after yelling at Boise students

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 11:40am

A 42-year-old man authorities say yelled obscenities at Boise High School students is facing a misdemeanor charge of disturbing the peace.

Lawsuit: Yale removed depressed student from campus

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 11:31am

A Yale University graduate is suing the Ivy League school over allegations she was wrongly removed from campus after she sought counseling for depression as school officials worried about more negative publicity following two student suicides.

Search launched at Strawberry Reservoir for missing couple

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 11:02am

Authorities have begun searching a central Utah reservoir for a missing man and woman.