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Atalaya Price, of Edwards, walks by what's left of her new mobile home after a tornado ripped through her neighborhood around noon, Monday, Dec. 16, 2019, in Edwards, Miss. (Barbara Gauntt/The Clarion-Ledger via AP)
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December 17, 2019 - 9:30 am
By STACEY PLAISANCE and JAY REEVES ALEXANDRIA, La. (AP) — Three people are confirmed dead and a dozen more injured as a powerful storm front packing suspected tornadoes smashed into buildings, downed trees and left a trail of destruction around the Deep South on Monday, authorities said. One person...
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Bill Parham walks down an icy street in Maplewood, Mo., looking to clear snow off people's driveways and sidewalks on Monday, Dec. 16, 2019. (David Carson/St. Louis Post-Dispatch via AP)
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December 16, 2019 - 4:49 pm
BONNE TERRE, Mo. (AP) — At least nine people have died in weather-related crashes in several Midwestern states amid a storm that dumped nearly a foot of snow in places, forced schools to close and snarled traffic, authorities said. The wintry weather was part of a storm system that hit parts of the...
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Authorities investigate the scene of a shooting Thursday, Dec. 5, 2019, in Miramar, Fla. Four people, including a UPS driver, were killed Thursday after robbers stole the driver’s truck and led police on a chase that ended in gunfire at a busy Florida int
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December 05, 2019 - 10:07 pm
By TIM REYNOLDS Associated Press MIAMI (AP) — Four people, including a UPS driver, were killed Thursday after robbers stole the driver’s truck and led police on a chase that ended in gunfire at a busy Florida intersection during rush hour, the FBI said. Both robbers were shot and killed, and the...
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September 06, 2019 - 2:30 pm
By MIKE STOBBE AP Medical Writer NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. health officials on Friday again urged people to stop vaping until they figure out why some are coming down with serious breathing illnesses. Officials said they had identified 450 possible cases, including at least three deaths, in 33 states...
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September 05, 2019 - 6:08 pm
By STEFANIE DAZIO and JULIE WATSON Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) — U.S. investigators on Thursday were examining potential ignition sources of a deadly fire on a scuba diving boat, including electronics aboard the vessel where 34 people were killed off the coast of Southern California...
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September 04, 2019 - 2:28 pm
By STEFANIE DAZIO Associated Press SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (AP) — High school students, a science teacher and his daughter, an adventurous marine biologist and a family of five celebrating a birthday are among the victims of a fire that tore through a scuba diving boat off Southern California's coast...
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September 04, 2019 - 12:18 pm
FREEPORT, Bahamas (AP) — North Carolina emergency officials are reporting the first death in the state related to Hurricane Dorian . Gov. Roy Cooper said Wednesday that an 85-year-old man from Columbus County died from injuries when he fell off a ladder as he was trying to prepare his home for the...
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September 03, 2019 - 12:07 pm
By STEFANIE DAZIO Associated Press SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (AP) — Divers and search crews were still looking Tuesday for nine missing people after at least 25 were confirmed dead when a boat packed with scuba divers caught fire near an island off the Southern California coast. The dive-boat...
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September 02, 2019 - 2:50 pm
By STEFANIE DAZIO The Associated Press OXNARD, Calif. (AP) — The bodies of four people killed by a raging fire that swept through a dive-boat off the Southern California coast were recovered Monday as authorities said more than two dozen others remained missing and feared dead. Lt. Cmdr. Matthew...
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September 02, 2019 - 2:41 pm
By RAMÓN ESPINOSA and DÁNICA COTO Associated Press FREEPORT, Bahamas (AP) — Hurricane Dorian unleashed massive flooding across the Bahamas on Monday, pummeling the islands with so much wind and water that authorities urged people to find floatation devices and grab hammers to break out of their...
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