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Missouri News: Columbia Police investigate single vehicle fatality crash on October 20, one arrest made

COLUMBIA, MO – Columbia Police officers were dispatched to a report of a single vehicle crash at 10:54 p.m. on Oct. 20 at North Stadium Boulevard (State Route E) near Blackfoot Road. Vehicle(s) & Driver(s): Vehicle: 1 2014 Subaru Impreza Driver 1: William Lalka, 28, Columbia, Missouri, Seatbelt, Minor Injuries Passenger 1: Celena Shearin, 26, … Continue reading Missouri News: Columbia Police investigate single vehicle fatality crash on October 20, one arrest made

BEIJING | Eastern China coal mine accident kills 2, leaves 18 trapped

BEIJING  — Two people died and 18 were trapped in a coal mine in eastern China on Sunday after a rock burst destroyed part of a mining tunnel, state broadcaster China Central Television reported. The spontaneous fracturing of rock — a kind of earthquake induced by excavation — took place around 11 p.m. Saturday in … Continue reading BEIJING | Eastern China coal mine accident kills 2, leaves 18 trapped

FLORENCE, Colo | Colorado bowling alley owner dies, got stuck in pinsetter

FLORENCE, Colo. — The owner of a southern Colorado bowling alley has died after getting stuck in a pin setting machine. Police in Florence, about 100 miles (160 kilometers) southwest of Denver, say they responded to a call early Sunday afternoon and found 65-year-old Ector Rodriguez of Penrose stuck in the machine at Fremont Lanes. … Continue reading FLORENCE, Colo | Colorado bowling alley owner dies, got stuck in pinsetter

Missouri News: AG Josh Hawley Files Lawsuit Against Branson Duck Vehicles and Ripley Entertainment

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley Friday filed a petition in the Circuit Court of Taney County urging the court to enjoin Branson Duck Vehicles, LLC and Ripley Entertainment, Inc. from operating duck boats in Missouri.  The Attorney General’s Office alleges violations of the Missouri Merchandising Practices Act, Missouri’s principal consumer-protection statute. On … Continue reading Missouri News: AG Josh Hawley Files Lawsuit Against Branson Duck Vehicles and Ripley Entertainment

MADISON, Ill. | IndyCar’s Frye: Wickens’ car performed as it was designed

MADISON, Ill. — The head of competition for IndyCar said Friday that Robert Wickens’ car performed exactly as it was designed when it tore to pieces during a frightening wreck at Pocono, leaving the Canadian driver hospitalized with serious injuries to his spinal cord and extremities. Jay Frye also acknowledged that a host of improvements … Continue reading MADISON, Ill. | IndyCar’s Frye: Wickens’ car performed as it was designed

Department of Defense News: DOD Identifies Army Casualty as Sgt. Reymund Rarogal Transfiguracion

WASHINGTON – The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Freedom’s Sentinel. Staff Sgt. Reymund Rarogal Transfiguracion, 36, from Waikoloa, Hawaii, died August 12, 2018, of wounds sustained when an improvised explosive device detonated near him while he was conducting combat patrol operations in Helmand Province, Afghanistan.  The … Continue reading Department of Defense News: DOD Identifies Army Casualty as Sgt. Reymund Rarogal Transfiguracion

Turkish ski bus accident kills 11, injures 44

ANKARA, Turkey/January 20, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Turkish officials say a bus carrying mostly people going on a ski trip has crashed into trees on the side of a road, killing 11 passengers and injuring 44 others. Governor Ozdemir Cakacak of Eskisehir province said the bus was travelling from the Turkish capital of Ankara to the western city … Continue reading Turkish ski bus accident kills 11, injures 44