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March 31, 2017 - 6:18 pm
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Three people have committed suicide and a fourth jumped from a freeway bridge but survived during a single two-hour period in San Diego County. The San Diego Union-Tribune reports ( http://bit.ly/2oIBQuH ) that a woman ran in front of an Amtrak train in Oceanside shortly before 9:...
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Construction workers and firefighters survey a section of an overpass that collapsed from a large fire on Interstate 85 in Atlanta, Friday, March 31, 2017. Many commuters in some of Atlanta's densely populated northern suburbs will have to find alternate routes or ride public transit for the foreseeable future after a massive fire caused a bridge on Interstate 85 to collapse Thursday, completely shutting down the heavily traveled highway. (AP Photo/David Goldman)
March 31, 2017 - 6:17 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — Widespread warnings about the effect of the collapse of a section of an interstate in Atlanta convinced many fans to arrive early for the Braves' first game at SunTrust Park. Many also followed the advice to avoid congested interstates and take back roads. Tim Knowles, who lives in...
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In this Thursday, March 30, 2017, photo, Tara Adams poses for a portrait in her home as boxes sit stacked in a hallway waiting for an impending move from her East Chicago, Ind., home. Adams is one of dozens of families in this former industrial town who have yet to be evacuated from a housing project ordered emptied by the mayor because of severe lead contamination. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)
March 31, 2017 - 5:43 pm
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Dozens of families remained at a lead-contaminated public housing complex in northwest Indiana, despite a Friday target date to move them out so the city can tear down the buildings. More than 270 families have left East Chicago's West Calumet Housing Complex, and officials hope...
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This undated photo released by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigations shows Tad Cummins in Tennessee. Tennessee authorities say there’s been a confirmed sighting of Elizabeth Thomas, a 15-year-old girl who disappeared more than two weeks ago with Cummins, her 50-year-old teacher. The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation said it remains "extremely concerned" about the well-being of Elizabeth Thomas, who was last seen Monday, March 13, 2017, in Columbia, Tenn. Cummins was placed on the TBI's Top 10 Most Wanted List. (Tennessee Bureau of Investigations via AP)
March 31, 2017 - 5:42 pm
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — There's been a confirmed sighting in Oklahoma of a 15-year-old girl who disappeared more than two weeks ago with her 50-year-old teacher, Tennessee authorities said Friday. Surveillance images from a Walmart in Oklahoma City show teacher Tad Cummins and Elizabeth Thomas...
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March 31, 2017 - 5:37 pm
HONOLULU (AP) — Ten women say in a federal lawsuit that guards and a worker at a Hawaii's female prison sexually assaulted them while they were incarcerated. The employees — a female guard, three male guards and a male janitorial work-line supervisor — subjected the women inmates to emotional...
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March 31, 2017 - 5:33 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Four people are recovering from minor injuries after their sailboat capsized and crashed into a California pier in a dramatic scene captured by multiple witnesses. Rob Rappaport, a division chief at the Redondo Beach Fire Department, said Friday that the boat's captain and...
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March 31, 2017 - 5:29 pm
HONOLULU (AP) — Ten women say in a federal lawsuit that guards and a worker at a Hawaii's female prison sexually assaulted them while they were incarcerated. The employees — a female guard, three male guards and a male janitorial work-line supervisor — subjected the women inmates to emotional...
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March 31, 2017 - 5:01 pm
HONOLULU (AP) — Ten women say in a federal lawsuit that guards and a worker at a Hawaii's female prison sexually assaulted them while they were incarcerated. The employees — a female guard, three male guards and a male janitorial work-line supervisor — subjected the women inmates to emotional...
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Gonzaga's Przemek Karnowski shoots over Josh Perkins during a practice session for their NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Friday, March 31, 2017, in Glendale, Ariz. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
March 31, 2017 - 4:55 pm
GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Exploiting matchups is the key to winning any basketball game. Those matchups tend to become magnified at the Final Four, where preparation time and the pressure of the game's biggest stage factor in prominently. This year's Final Four has some intriguing matchups that will...
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In this Thursday, March 30, 2017, photo, Tara Adams poses for a portrait in her home as boxes sit stacked in a hallway waiting for an impending move from her East Chicago, Ind., home. Adams is one of dozens of families in this former industrial town who have yet to be evacuated from a housing project ordered emptied by the mayor because of severe lead contamination. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)
March 31, 2017 - 4:55 pm
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Dozens of families remained at a lead-contaminated public housing complex in northwest Indiana, despite a Friday target date to move them out so the city can tear down the buildings. More than 270 families have left East Chicago's West Calumet Housing Complex, and officials hope...
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