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Rahami called ‘friendly,’ but changed after foreign travels

September 19, 2016 • National NewsComments (0)

To neighbors and customers of his family’s storefront chicken takeout, Ahmad Khan Rahami was a friendly, quiet presence behind the counter who liked talking about cars and was generous with free food. So when the 28-year-old Afghan immigrant was apprehended Monday as the lead person of interest in bombings in New York and New Jersey, [&hellip...

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Troopers: Multiple deaths; injuries after bus hits overpass

September 17, 2016 • National NewsComments (0)

ROCKINGHAM, N.C. (AP) — State troopers say four people have died and more than 40 were injured in a charter bus crash Saturday near Rockingham, North Carolina. Between 40 and 50 people were hurt in the crash and all have been transported to hospitals,...

Pipe bomb explodes before Marines charity run; no injuries

September 17, 2016 • National NewsComments (0)

Police gather at a command center in Seaside Park, N.J., on Saturday, Sept. 17, 2016, during an investigation of a pipe bomb which exploded before a charity race to benefit Marines and sailors. No injuries were reported. (Peter Ackerman/The Asbury Park Press...

Lines form at the gas pump in the wake of pipeline spill

September 17, 2016 • Business, National NewsComments (0)

Tanker trucks line up at a Colonial Pipeline Co. facility in Pelham, Ala., near the scene of a 250,000-gallon gasoline spill on Friday, Sept. 16, 2016. The company says spilled gasoline is being taken to the storage facility for storage. Some motorists could...

In Zika-stricken Miami, aerial pesticide spray adds to fears

September 16, 2016 • National NewsComments (0)

In this Sept. 14, 2016, photo, demonstrators cheer at a city commission meeting in Miami Beach, Fla. Opponents want to stop the aerial spraying of the insecticide naled, used to combat the Aedes aegypti mosquito. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee, File) MIAMI BEACH,...

Judge admits he erred in sentencing ‘Melrose Place’ actress

September 16, 2016 • Entertainment, National NewsComments (0)

SOMERVILLE, N.J. (AP) — A judge admitted on Friday he erred when sentencing a former “Melrose Place” actress for a deadly 2010 drunken-driving crash. Somerset County Superior Court Judge Robert Reed said actress Amy Locane-Bovenizer...

Pipeline shutdown in Alabama could send gas prices higher

September 16, 2016 • Business, National NewsComments (0)

Tanker trucks line up at a Colonial Pipeline Co. facility in Pelham, Ala., near the scene of a 250,000-gallon gasoline spill on Friday, Sept. 16, 2016. The company says spilled gasoline is being taken to the storage facility for storage. Some motorists could...

Ex-NASCAR racer expresses shock after parents found dead

September 15, 2016 • AP Auto Racing, National NewsComments (0)

Former NASCAR racer Robby Gordon pauses while making a statement to members of the media gathered outside his home in Orange, Calif., on Thursday, Sept. 15, 2016. Gordon said his family is in shock and grieving the loss of his father and stepmother, who were...

The Latest: Julia strengthens again into tropical storm

September 15, 2016 • National NewsComments (0)

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — The Latest on Tropical Storm Julia (all times local): 5 p.m. Julia has once again strengthened into a tropical storm as it meanders off the coast of the Carolinas. The National Hurricane Center in Miami said Julia’s maximum...

Victim’s cousin decries applause for indicted former officer

September 15, 2016 • National NewsComments (0)

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Relatives of a black man fatally shot after a foot chase by a white police officer say other officers were “disrespectful” when they applauded the former officer after he was indicted on a manslaughter charge. Ernesto Ball,...