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LISBON, Portugal | 4 die in crash of Portuguese medical emergency helicopter

LISBON, Portugal — Portuguese authorities say four people have died when a helicopter in the country’s medical emergency service crashed. Portugal’s National Institute of Medical Emergencies says Sunday that the helicopter went down Saturday in the Serra de Pias hills east of Porto while it was returning to base after transporting a patient. The two … Continue reading LISBON, Portugal | 4 die in crash of Portuguese medical emergency helicopter

PHOENIX | 8 dead in crash were Arizona residents, Guatemalan migrants

PHOENIX  — Arizona residents and Guatemalan immigrants in the U.S. illegally were among eight people killed earlier this week in a head-on crash on a highway near the historic prison town of Florence, authorities said Friday. The Arizona Department of Public Safety released the names of some of the people who died in the late … Continue reading PHOENIX | 8 dead in crash were Arizona residents, Guatemalan migrants

HONOLULU | Hawaii marker to honor hundreds of WWII prisoners of war

HONOLULU — U.S. Army Air Corps veteran Daniel Crowley endured more than three years of slave labor while being held prisoner by Japan during World War II. This week, the 96-year-old is in Hawaii to participate in a dedication that honors about 400 Allied prisoners killed when a Japanese ship transporting them to Japan from … Continue reading HONOLULU | Hawaii marker to honor hundreds of WWII prisoners of war