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This Feb. 16, 2012 file photo shows investigators viewing the scene of a school bus crash in Chesterfield, N.J. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File)

Technology for cars to talk to each other urged

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal accident investigators are recommending the government set performance standards for new safety technology that allows cars and trucks to talk to each other and then require the technology be installed in […]

07/23/2013

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Students safe after armed man reported at school

THORNTON, Colo. (AP) — Armed officers and worried parents rushed to a Denver-area high school as students hunkered down in closets and classrooms Friday after a report of a gunman near campus on the last […]

05/24/2013

Ariel Castro, charged with kidnapping and rape in connection with his allegedly holding 3 women captive for 10 years, Cleveland, Ohio, Cuyahoga County Corrections Center booking photo. (AP Photo)

Cleveland suspect faced prior complaints

CLEVELAND (AP) — Records reveal the Cleveland man charged with holding three women captive for about a decade had been accused of threatening his neighbors, attacking his common law wife and of committing violations during […]

05/13/2013

Ohio judge again forces ‘idiot’ sign on defendant

CLEVELAND (AP) — A Cleveland judge who made a woman wear an “idiot” sign in public for driving around a school bus is calling for the public shaming of a man convicted of threatening police officers.

03/06/2013

Sentence wraps up for Ohio woman with 'idiot' sign

CLEVELAND (AP) – A woman sentenced to stand at the curb with an embarrassing sign for driving on the sidewalk past a stopped school bus has served out the second half of her two-hour punishment. […]

11/14/2012

Cops: NJ mom, grandma attacked 4th-grade bullies

  TOMS RIVER, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey mother and grandmother have been arrested on charges they attacked two fourth-grade boys they claim were bullying a 9-year-old girl. Twenty-eight-year-old Rebecca Sardoni, of Toms River, […]

10/21/2012

17 hurt in Victorville, Calif., school bus crash

  VICTORVILLE, Calif. (AP) — A school bus carrying 40 children was knocked on its side Thursday when a U-Haul truck backed into it, injuring 16 students and the bus driver, authorities said. Two of […]

10/11/2012