NEW YORK- The Fire Department of New York says seven people have been hurt, three of them seriously, when a crane collapsed at a construction site in the city's Queens borough. The fire department got the call shortly before 2:30 p.m. Wednesday in the Long Island City neighborhood. The crane... more »
MILAN - The Italian news agency ANSA says a wall at the Pompeii archeological site has collapsed following days of heavy rain. The collapse Friday of a two-meter (six-foot) section of wall in an area closed to tourists is the latest in a series that has raised concern about the... more »
LOS ANGELES- A high school cheerleader has died after collapsing on the sideline during a football game between rival Los Angeles schools.
Los Angeles Unified School District spokesman Tom Waldman says the student was briefly revived after passing out Friday night at Fremont High School. She was rushed to... more »
NATCHITOCHES - Natchitoches police are investigating a fatal shooting involving two Natchitoches Parish sheriff's deputies. Police say 26-year-old Robert Vercher was shot and killed Wednesday... more »