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Chemical plant fire closes Pulaski Skyway near New York City: reports

Traffic on a major roadway near New York City was closed in both directions Friday night after fire at a chlorine plant in New Jersey send a huge plume of dark smoke into the sky. Continue reading

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Authorities say crashed fighter jet had standard weapons

A warehouse worker said he heard the deafening noise of an F-16 jet moments before it smashed through the roof of the building near a Southern California air base. Continue reading

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Site of F-16 crash, including freeway, remains off-limits

A warehouse worker said he heard the deafening noise of an F-16 jet moments before it smashed through the roof of the building near a Southern California air base. Continue reading

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12 exposed to debris, pilot safe after F-16 hits warehouse

A warehouse worker said he heard the deafening noise of an F-16 jet moments before it smashed through the roof of the building near a Southern California air base. Continue reading

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Hand on doomed Oregon ship texted, called wife before death

A crew member on a doomed Oregon crabbing vessel that sank in rough seas, killing all three aboard, sent desperate texts and told his wife he was putting on his life vest in the final moments before he was tossed overboard. Continue reading

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Jefferson Davis’ name to be removed from segment of Virginia highway

A Virginia county won approval Wednesday to rename its portion of Jefferson Davis Highway, the latest blow in the divisive debate over honoring Confederate leaders. Continue reading

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Lawsuit: Bus driver was sick, tired before fatal Utah crash

A Greyhound driver who authorities say fell asleep before the bus careened off a road in the Utah desert two years ago was tired, sick and should never have been behind the wheel, according to a new lawsuit over the crash that killed one person and inj… Continue reading

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Minnesota minister gets prison for drunken driving fatality

A minister has been sentenced to four years in prison for driving drunk and killing a woman who was on her way to work as a Minneapolis 911 dispatcher. Continue reading

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Small plane makes emergency landing in Hudson River outside NYC; no injuries reported

A small, single-engine seaplane made an emergency landing in the Hudson River north of New York City on Tuesday evening, the U.S. Coast Guard told Fox News. Continue reading

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Psychiatrist says suspect insane in deadly wrong-way crash

A Vermont man on trial for driving the wrong-way on an interstate and crashing into an oncoming vehicle, killing five teenagers, was legally insane at the time, a psychiatrist for the defense testified on Tuesday. Continue reading

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At least 6 unaccounted for after 2 Alaska floatplanes go down, Coast Guard says

Six people are unaccounted for after two floatplanes went down in Southeast Alaska, the Coast Guard said Monday evening. Continue reading

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Man, 92, spotted driving mobility scooter on Australian freeway

It wasn’t quite “hot wheels,” but a 92-year-old man in Australia was captured on video Friday taking his motorized scooter onto a busy freeway as a concerned motorist tried to prevent other cars from crashing into him. Continue reading

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VIDEO: This may be New York City’s most disgusting subway car

Mushrooming mounds of trash — newspapers, plastic bags, and discarded bottles, wrappers, personal belongings — carpet nearly half the car, as the handful of passengers seem oblivious to the revolting conditions Continue reading

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Marine Corps says platoon commander killed in accident

The Marine Corps says a 24-year-old platoon commander from the nation’s capital has died after being injured in a rollover accident involving a light armored vehicle during training at Camp Pendleton, north of San Diego. Continue reading

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Judge dismisses lawsuit over slain millionaire’s residency

A judge in New Hampshire dismissed a lawsuit Friday against a man relatives say killed his millionaire grandfather for inheritance money, saying the grandmother was not a resident of the state. Continue reading

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The Latest: Officer helped motorist before he was killed

The Latest on the killing of a Mississippi police officer (all times local): 12:40 p.m. Less than hour before a Mississippi police officer was shot to death, he helped a driver who had wrecked after falling asleep at the wheel. Continue reading

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FBI looking at video showing Missouri cop kicking suspect

The FBI is looking at police dashcam video that shows a suburban St. Louis officer kicking a suspect in the head while the man had his hands up. Continue reading

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Police: Intoxicated 12-year-old arrested after highway chase

Authorities say an intoxicated 12-year-old girl went on joy ride in the family car with three other children inside, leading police on pursuit on a New Mexico highway. Continue reading

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Woman accused of killing man who tried to flee crash scene

A Georgia woman is accused of fatally shooting a man who tried to leave the scene of a crash near Highway 85. Continue reading

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Driver charged in crash; couple died on way to their wedding

A truck driver has been charged with vehicular homicide in a fiery crash last fall that killed a couple driving to their wedding in Pittsburgh. Continue reading

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