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CHICO, Calif | Death toll rises to 76 in California fire as Trump visits

CHICO, Calif.— Several people who fled the deadliest U.S. wildfire in a century clustered around a television set at an evacuation center Saturday and watch President Donald Trump survey what remained of their Northern California community. But for the most part, survivors, some who had barely escaped and no longer had homes, were too busy … Continue reading CHICO, Calif | Death toll rises to 76 in California fire as Trump visits

GULFPORT, Miss. | Man crashes pickup truck into Mississippi courthouse

GULFPORT, Miss.— A man has been arrested after he drove his pickup truck into a courthouse in Mississippi. News outlets reported that the Gulfport Police Department said in a news release that 28-year-old Keith Cavalier told officers he intentionally crashed into the Harrison County Courthouse early Saturday because it was the best way to let … Continue reading GULFPORT, Miss. | Man crashes pickup truck into Mississippi courthouse

SYDNEY | Australian police say stabbing attack linked to terrorism

SYDNEY — A knife-wielding man stabbed three people, one fatally, in Australia‘s second-largest city on Friday in an attack police linked to terrorism. The attack during the afternoon rush hour brought central Melbourne to a standstill. Hundreds of people watched from behind barricades as police tried to apprehend the attacker. Police said the man got … Continue reading SYDNEY | Australian police say stabbing attack linked to terrorism

MILWAUKEE | Relatives struggle with Wisconsin deaths of Girl Scout, mom

MILWAUKEE — Relatives of a Girl Scout and her mother who were killed in a hit-and-run crash in Wisconsin that also claimed the lives of two other girls struggled Monday to come to terms with their sudden, heartbreaking loss, saying “we all expect them to come back.” Sara Jo Schneider, 32, and her 10-year-old daughter … Continue reading MILWAUKEE | Relatives struggle with Wisconsin deaths of Girl Scout, mom

LAKE HALLIE, Wis | Wisconsin community mourns deaths of 3 Girl Scouts, 1 parent

LAKE HALLIE, Wis.— As a western Wisconsin community grieved the deaths of three Girl Scouts and a parent who were struck by a pickup truck, authorities still had not released the names of the victims or a fourth girl who was critically injured but survived. Police say they were hit over the weekend when the … Continue reading LAKE HALLIE, Wis | Wisconsin community mourns deaths of 3 Girl Scouts, 1 parent

ROCHESTER, Ind. | The Latest: Driver charged after truck strikes 3 siblings

ROCHESTER, Ind.  — The Latest on three schoolchildren being struck and killed by a pickup truck in northern Indiana (all times local): 6:50 p.m. The driver of a pickup truck that struck and killed three young siblings as they crossed a northern Indiana road to board a school bus is facing charges. Indiana State Police … Continue reading ROCHESTER, Ind. | The Latest: Driver charged after truck strikes 3 siblings

DALLAS | Police: Man who rammed Dallas station wasn’t targeting media

DALLAS — A man repeatedly rammed his pickup truck into the Fox television affiliate’s building in downtown Dallas before police detained him on Wednesday, though authorities said they don’t believe he was targeting the media. The man repeatedly crashed into the large windows near the entrance of the building that houses KDFW at around 6 … Continue reading DALLAS | Police: Man who rammed Dallas station wasn’t targeting media

DALLAS | Police detain man who crashed truck into Dallas TV station

DALLAS  — Police have detained a “ranting” man accused of crashing a pickup truck into a Fox affiliate television station building in downtown Dallas during a live newscast. KDFW posted details on Facebook Wednesday morning showing photos of the front of the vehicle rammed into windows near an entrance. The man paced and scattered papers … Continue reading DALLAS | Police detain man who crashed truck into Dallas TV station