Victims

LOS ANGELES | Official: More possible victims of California doctor found

LOS ANGELES — Investigators have identified three more possible victims after a California surgeon and his girlfriend were charged with drugging and raping two intoxicated women, prosecutors said Wednesday. Michelle Van Der Linden, a spokeswoman for the Orange County district attorney’s office, said prosecutors have received numerous calls since Tuesday, when the initial charges were … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | Official: More possible victims of California doctor found

NEW YORK | The Latest: Loved ones finish reading names of 9/11 victims

NEW YORK — The Latest on the commemoration of the Sept. 11 terror attacks (all times local): 1 p.m.r Relatives and friends of the people lost in the Sept. 11 terror attacks have finished reciting their names at a solemn ceremony at the World Trade Center in New York City. Tuesday’s ceremony to commemorate the … Continue reading NEW YORK | The Latest: Loved ones finish reading names of 9/11 victims

NEW YORK | US marks 9/11 with somber tributes, new monument to victims

NEW YORK— Americans are commemorating 9/11 with somber tributes, volunteer projects and a new monument to victims, after a year when two attacks demonstrated the enduring threat of terrorism in the nation’s biggest city. Thousands of 9/11 victims‘ relatives, survivors, rescuers and others are expected at Tuesday’s anniversary ceremony at the World Trade Center, while … Continue reading NEW YORK | US marks 9/11 with somber tributes, new monument to victims

AMSTERDAM | US ambassador: Victims in Amsterdam stabbing are Americans

AMSTERDAM  — The U.S. ambassador to the Netherlands says that two people stabbed in an attack at the Dutch capital’s main railway station on Friday are both American citizens. Police shot and wounded a 19-year-old Afghani man immediately after the attack and are questioning him as a suspect. Ambassador Pete Hoekstra issued a written statement … Continue reading AMSTERDAM | US ambassador: Victims in Amsterdam stabbing are Americans

CHICAGO | Fire officials: No sign Chicago fire victims tried to escape

CHICAGO  — A Chicago Fire Department official says it appears the nine children who died in a weekend apartment fire and another who remains in critical condition were overcome by smoke as they slept and never awoke to make an escape. Larry Langford says firefighters found the bodies of 10 juveniles scattered about the apartment … Continue reading CHICAGO | Fire officials: No sign Chicago fire victims tried to escape