Accidents and disasters

March 22, 2017 - 1:58 am
UNITED STATES-NORTH KOREA Seoul believes N Korea's latest missile test ends in failure SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea's latest missile launch Wednesday appears to have ended in a failure. That's what South Korean defense officials say, three days after the North claimed a major breakthrough...
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March 22, 2017 - 12:46 am
UNITED STATES-NORTH KOREA UPDATE: Seoul believes N Korea's latest missile test ends in failure SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea's latest missile launch Wednesday appears to have ended in a failure. That's what South Korean defense officials say, three days after the North claimed a major...
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March 21, 2017 - 11:36 pm
SENATE-SUPREME COURT Gorsuch faces hours of questioning from senators WASHINGTON (AP) — Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch says "there is a lot" he regrets about the confirmation process, including putting his family through it. President Donald Trump's pick appeared to grow somewhat testy after...
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March 21, 2017 - 10:51 pm
SENATE-SUPREME COURT Gorsuch faces hours of questioning from senators WASHINGTON (AP) — Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch says "there is a lot" he regrets about the confirmation process, including putting his family through it. President Donald Trump's pick appeared to grow somewhat testy after...
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March 21, 2017 - 7:07 pm
MOULTRIE, Ga. (AP) — A Georgia man has been indicted on murder charges in the deaths of five people found shot in a burned house. WALB-TV reports ( http://bit.ly/2mNnN5N ) Tuesday's indictment is the result of an investigation that began in May after the slayings in Colquitt County. Jeffrey Peacock...
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Gerry Thomas, 28, appeared via video conference for his first appearance before Judge Joseph Perconti on Tuesday, March 21, 2017, in Paterson, N.J. Two men pleaded not guilty Tuesday to murder charges stemming from a double homicide involving a burning car tied to a woman who often appears on "Real Housewives of New Jersey." Clarence Williams, and Thomas, entered their pleas during their initial court appearances made via a camera feed from the Passaic County jail. The mother of one of the victims yelled out, "You're scum!" when the men asked to conceal their faces so they could not be seen on the monitor and by news crews in the courtroom. (Amy Newman /The Record via AP)
March 21, 2017 - 5:14 pm
PATERSON, N.J. (AP) — Two men pleaded not guilty Tuesday to murder charges stemming from a double homicide involving a burning car owned by a woman who often appears on "Real Housewives of New Jersey." Clarence Williams, 26, and Gerry Thomas, 28, entered their pleas during their initial court...
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March 21, 2017 - 4:01 pm
LEXINGTON, S.C. (AP) — State police are trying to determine the cause of a fire that killed four family members and injured another person at a home in central South Carolina. The fire was reported about 1 a.m. Tuesday in Lexington County, just west of Columbia. Coroner Margaret Fisher said in a...
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March 21, 2017 - 7:44 am
LEXINGTON, S.C. (AP) — Four people have died and one person has been hurt in a fire at a home in central South Carolina. The fire was reported around 1 a.m. Tuesday in Lexington County, just west of Columbia. State Law Enforcement Division spokesman Thom Berry confirmed four people died in the fire...
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March 20, 2017 - 7:36 pm
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) — A huge fire at an apartment building under construction in suburban Kansas City has sparked fires at several homes blocks away. The eight-alarm fire broke out about 3:30 p.m. Monday at the multimillion-dollar CityPlace development in Overland Park, Kansas, sending plumes...
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March 20, 2017 - 6:52 pm
PATERSON, N.J. (AP) — The deaths of two New Jersey men whose bodies were found in a burning car believed to belong to a reality television show performer have been ruled homicides. Passaic County prosecutors identified the men Monday as Aaron Anderson and Antonio Vega Jr. The Paterson residents...
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