Nation/World

Small plane crashes in Tokyo neighborhood; 3 dead, 3 survive

Japan Plane Crash

TOKYO  — A small plane crashed into a quiet neighborhood in Tokyo on Sunday, killing the pilot, a passenger and a woman on the ground, while three people were pulled alive from the...

National

VIDEO: Coast Guard search for teens off Florida coast

VOLUSIA COUNTY, FL — The US Coast Guard is searching off Florida's east coast for two missing 14-year-olds who disappeared while fishing in the...


World

Small plane crashes in Tokyo neighborhood; 3 dead, 3 survive

TOKYO  — A small plane crashed into a quiet neighborhood in Tokyo on Sunday, killing the pilot, a passenger and a woman on the ground, while three people...


World

Suicide car bomb hits main Somali hotel, kills 4

MOGADISHU, Somalia  — A Somali police officer says a suicide car bomber has rammed his car into the protective perimeter outside a well-known hotel in...


National

2 dead in Louisiana movie theater shooting, including gunman

LAFAYETTE, La. — An official with an ambulance service in the city of Lafayette, Louisiana, says that a shooting at a movie theater has left two people dead,...


World

Japan to start from scratch on Olympic Stadium

Japan scrapped the design of the Olympic stadium for the 2020 Tokyo Games because of soaring costs and said it will reopen bidding for a new plan, in a stunning...




National

Police arrest father of girl found dead with 4 others

MODESTO, Calif.  — A man was arrested Sunday in the deaths of two women and three young girls whose bodies were found in a Central California home,...


National

Shooter's family says he suffered from depression

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.  — The family of the man who authorities say killed four Marines and sailor in Chattanooga said in a statement that their son suffered...


World

Anger in Iraq after suicide attack on marketplace kills 115

BAGHDAD — An attack by the Islamic State group on a crowded marketplace in Iraq’s eastern Diyala province has killed 115 people, including women and...


World

Mexican Drug Lord's audacious escape tunnel

Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, the most wanted of Mexico's drug lords, breezed through the mile-long (1.5 kilometre) tunnel dug just for him on a specially modified...


National

Mexico: Drug lord 'El Chapo' Guzman escapes through tunnel

MEXICO CITY  — Top drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman escaped through a 1.5-kilometer (1 mile) tunnel that opened into the shower area of...


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