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Vonn plans to return next season for races at Lake Louise

Lindsey Vonn can’t bring herself to say goodbye to ski racing without one final run at her favorite course. So she intends to extend her farewell tour into next season. The all-time winningest women’s World Cup racer announced on her new YouTube channel Friday that she plans to come back for one more series of … Continue reading Vonn plans to return next season for races at Lake Louise

SYDNEY | The Latest: Australian police: stabbing linked to terrorism

SYDNEY — The Latest on a knife attack in Melbourne (all times local): 8:45 p.m. Australian police say they believe an attack by a knife-wielding man who stabbed two people, one fatally, in the country’s second-largest city is linked to terrorism. The attack during the Friday afternoon rush hour brought central Melbourne to a standstill. … Continue reading SYDNEY | The Latest: Australian police: stabbing linked to terrorism

CINCINNATI | Bengals come out of bye missing top receiver A.J. Green

CINCINNATI — The black stool rested upside-down in A.J. Green’s locker — not a site the Bengals wanted to see coming out of their bye week . Green was getting his injured right foot examined on Monday while his teammates returned from a week off that helped some of them heal, but not one of … Continue reading CINCINNATI | Bengals come out of bye missing top receiver A.J. Green

The Latest: Redskins down 3 starting offensive linemen

The Latest on Week 9 in the NFL (all times EST): 2:09 p.m. James Conner continues to do a fantastic job filling in for Le’Veon Bell. Pittsburgh’s breakout running back scored his 10th touchdown on a 7-yard catch in the first quarter at Baltimore. Since 1950, no one has scored more touchdowns for the Steelers … Continue reading The Latest: Redskins down 3 starting offensive linemen

OKMULGEE, Okla | 1 teen dead, 2 hurt in Oklahoma shooting; woman in custody

OKMULGEE, Okla — An 18-year-old man was killed and two teenage girls were injured in a shooting Thursday in rural eastern Oklahoma, and a woman believed to be the mother of at least one of the victims is in custody, a sheriff said. The shooting was reported around 6:30 a.m. at a home in the … Continue reading OKMULGEE, Okla | 1 teen dead, 2 hurt in Oklahoma shooting; woman in custody

EDMONTON, Alberta | Owner of truck company involved in hockey bus crash charged

EDMONTON, Alberta — The owner of a Canadian trucking company involved in the fatal hockey team bus crash that killed 16 people has been charged. Alberta Transportation Minister Brian Mason said Wednesday that Sukhmander Singh of Adesh Deol Trucking is charged with non-compliance with federal and provincial safety regulations over a six-month period. Thirteen people … Continue reading EDMONTON, Alberta | Owner of truck company involved in hockey bus crash charged

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic | Incident involving Twins’ Sano under investigation in DR

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic — Minnesota Twins player Miguel Sano was under investigation Monday in the Dominican Republic after the third baseman was involved in a traffic incident that injured a police officer. Police said in a statement that Sano was released from custody after striking the officer with his car, leaving him with a … Continue reading SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic | Incident involving Twins’ Sano under investigation in DR

PITTSBURGH | 7 injured when startled camel bucks at Pittsburgh circus

PITTSBURGH— Seven people, most of them children, were injured when a startled camel started bucking during a Pittsburgh circus. The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports that two children and an adult were riding the camel during an intermission Sunday at the Shrine Circus at PPG Paints Arena when it became startled. The newspaper says one child’s arm … Continue reading PITTSBURGH | 7 injured when startled camel bucks at Pittsburgh circus

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip | Palestinians say 10 injured by Israeli fire at beach protest

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip — Gaza’s Health Ministry says 10 Palestinians were wounded by Israeli fire along the territory’s coast. Thousands of Palestinians gathered on the beach as boats sailed nearby. A Palestinian cameraman in a clearly-marked “Press” vest was shot in the leg. Protesters set fire to tires on rafts. Israel’s military said forces … Continue reading GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip | Palestinians say 10 injured by Israeli fire at beach protest

JOHANNESBURG | South African train collision leaves 100 injured

JOHANNESBURG— South African authorities say about 100 people were injured, none of them seriously, when two trains collided in a Johannesburg suburb. ER24, a paramedic company, describes the injuries from the collision in Selby on Tuesday morning as “minor to moderate.” The paramedic group says the trains were upright and on the tracks after the … Continue reading JOHANNESBURG | South African train collision leaves 100 injured

BERLIN | 8 injured in blaze at German refinery; hundreds evacuated

BERLIN — Eight people have been injured in a blaze at an oil refinery in Bavaria, and another 1,800 people living close by were temporarily evacuated. Police said the fire spread quickly after a loud detonation was heard early Saturday in the southern German town of Vohburg an der Donau. A huge smoke cloud could … Continue reading BERLIN | 8 injured in blaze at German refinery; hundreds evacuated

AMSTERDAM | Dutch police shoot suspect after stabbing at train station

AMSTERDAM — Police in the Dutch capital shot and wounded a suspect Friday following a stabbing at Amsterdam’s busy central railway station. Amsterdam police said in a series of tweets that two people were injured in the stabbing and the suspect was then shot by officers. All three people were taken to a hospital. Police … Continue reading AMSTERDAM | Dutch police shoot suspect after stabbing at train station

NEW YORK | The Latest: 2016 Open semifinalist Monfils stops with injury

NEW YORK  — The Latest on the U.S. Open tennis tournament (all times local): 8:45 p.m. Gael Monfils retired in the second set of his second-round U.S. Open match against 2014 runner-up Kei Nishikori because of an injured right wrist. The 39th-ranked Monfils, a semifinalist at Flushing Meadows two years ago, was treated by a … Continue reading NEW YORK | The Latest: 2016 Open semifinalist Monfils stops with injury

JACKSONVILLE, Fla | Jaguars WR Lee injures knee in 17-6 victory against Falcons

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.  — The Jacksonville Jaguars might have lost their No. 1 receiver for the season. Marqise Lee, who led the team in receptions in 2017, injured his left knee in a 17-6 victory against Atlanta in the preseason Saturday night and could be out for the year. Lee was carted off the field in … Continue reading JACKSONVILLE, Fla | Jaguars WR Lee injures knee in 17-6 victory against Falcons

WASHINGTON | US cuts aid to Palestinians, cites policy differences

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration has decided to cut more than $200 million in bilateral aid to the Palestinians, following a review of the funding for projects in the West Bank and Gaza. The department notified Congress of the decision Friday in a brief, three-paragraph notice sent first to lawmakers and then to reporters. It … Continue reading WASHINGTON | US cuts aid to Palestinians, cites policy differences

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BRUSSELS — A man stabbed several people in eastern Belgium on Wednesday, killing at least one in an attack that wasn’t terror-related, a mayor and media reports said. Thierry Wimmer, the mayor of Plombieres, said that there were “several victims,” while local media reported at least one dead and several injured after a knife-wielding man … Continue reading BRUSSELS | wind blows,satellite due,launch wednesday,watching,aeolus satellite,allowing scientists,keeper,greek mythology,french guiana,planned launch,computer models,temperature,air movements,equipped,gap scientists

BERLIN | German police: 9 injured in bus attack, suspect arrested

BERLIN — A man apparently armed with a knife attacked passengers on a crowded bus Friday in the northern German city of Luebeck before being overpowered and arrested, authorities said. Nine people were reported injured, one seriously. Authorities had no immediate information on the assailant’s motive for the attack on a city bus in Luebeck, … Continue reading BERLIN | German police: 9 injured in bus attack, suspect arrested

BOSTON | Police officer, bystander die from gunshot wounds

BOSTON — A Massachusetts police officer and bystander died Sunday from wounds sustained when a suspect allegedly took the officer’s gun and fired following a vehicle crash and a foot chase. Weymouth officer Michael Chesna was shot multiple times by his own firearm around 7:30 a.m. Sunday, and died from the injuries at South Shore … Continue reading BOSTON | Police officer, bystander die from gunshot wounds

WILLMAR, Minn. | Couple killed, father critically injured in motorcycle crash

WILLMAR, Minn.  — A couple died and a relative was critically injured when a car turned into the path of six motorcycles, hitting two, in central Minnesota, according the State Patrol. James Young Jr., 42, and Michelle Young, 44, of St. Cloud, Minnesota, were pronounced dead at the scene of the crash Saturday on Highway … Continue reading WILLMAR, Minn. | Couple killed, father critically injured in motorcycle crash

3 dead, 2 injured as helicopter crashes into California home

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif/January 31, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— Three people were killed and two others were injured when a helicopter crashed into a house in a suburban Southern California neighborhood just a few minutes after taking off, officials said. The helicopter crashed into the house with such force that it was barely recognizable. The crushed metal sat in … Continue reading 3 dead, 2 injured as helicopter crashes into California home

Egypt’s former top auditor injured in brawl outside his home

CAIRO/January 27, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Egypt’s former top auditor on Saturday suffered injuries to his face and leg during a brawl with unidentified men outside his suburban Cairo home, according to security officials. Hisham Genena was earlier this month named as one of two top aides to would-be presidential candidate Sami Annan, a former military chief of … Continue reading Egypt’s former top auditor injured in brawl outside his home

Official: Americans killed, injured in attack on Kabul hotel

WASHINGTON/January 23, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— A State Department official says multiple American citizens were killed and injured in the Taliban’s weekend attack on the Intercontinental Hotel in Kabul, Afghanistan. The official isn’t giving exact figures for either the U.S. fatalities or injuries. The official wasn’t authorized to comment by name and demanded anonymity. The State Department says … Continue reading Official: Americans killed, injured in attack on Kabul hotel

12 skiers injured by flying rocks on Japanese volcano

TOKYO/January 23, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Twelve people, including eight soldiers, skiing on the slopes of a volcano in central Japan were injured Tuesday by flying rocks during a sudden eruption, officials said. One soldier later died. The eight soldiers were in a group of 30 who were undergoing ski training when they were hit by the volcanic … Continue reading 12 skiers injured by flying rocks on Japanese volcano

2 prison guards injured in attack in Corsica jail

PARIS/January 19, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — France’s justice ministry says two prison guards have been injured in Corsica after an attack launched by three inmates, amid widespread protest over working conditions across the country. A spokesman for the French penitentiary system said Friday that the violence occurred at the Borgo prison. The two guards have been hospitalized but … Continue reading 2 prison guards injured in attack in Corsica jail

21 children injured in German school bus accident

BERLIN/January 16, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —Police in southern Germany say a school bus has rammed into a house without braking, injuring 21 children. Mannheim police spokesman Christoph Kunkel said Tuesday three helicopters helped bring the children, including six with serious injuries, to the hospital for treatment. He said the bus crashed into the side of a house in … Continue reading 21 children injured in German school bus accident