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Los Angeles police grieve amid string of 5 deaths

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Police Department is experiencing what one of its own describes as “a feeling of depression” following the deaths of five officers — four of them during traffic collisions […]

05/11/2014

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Mass. boy dies of carbon monoxide in running car

BOSTON (AP) – The Boston fire department says an 11-year-old boy has died of carbon monoxide poisoning after being overcome as he sat in a running car to keep warm, while his father was shoveling snow to get the car out of a snow bank.

02/09/2013

As Sandy spins toward US, Haiti still faces flood woes

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) – The leader of Haiti is calling the post-Hurricane Sandy situation in his country “a disaster of major proportions.” Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe says “The whole south is under water.” Jamaica, Cuba […]

10/27/2012

Meningitis outbreak toll: 184 cases in 12 states

WASHINGTON (AP) – Federal health officials are reporting 15 new cases of fungal meningitis. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says the outbreak has now sickened 184 people in a dozen states. Fourteen people […]

10/12/2012