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University golf team’s bus crashes after competition in Texas, reports of...

The University of the Southwest is “shocked” after a fatal bus crash claimed the lives of at least seven students and staff.

Convicted felon charged with murder after barn fire and deadly shooting

A convicted felon was charged last week with first-degree murder and three counts of first-degree attempted murder in connection to a barn fire and deadly shooting late last month near Hauser Lake.

Retired firefighter and officer die in head-on collision after woman faked...

A 62-year-old retired firefighter driving northbound on Interstate 25 near Santa Fe last week managed to avoid being struck by a fleeing suspect, only to get into a head-on crash with the pursuing officer.

3 killed on foggy highway after multiple crashes involving more than...

Three people died, one child was hospitalized, and an unknown number of others are among the injured Thursday morning after four separate crashes occurred on Interstate 95 in Volusia County, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

Car slams into outdoor cafe in South Beach, killing 1 and...

An elderly woman trying to parallel park instead accelerated into a South Beach restaurant’s outdoor seating area Thursday night

Ship loaded with luxury cars catches fire in mid-Atlantic, now without...

A huge transport ship packed with Volkswagen vehicles as well as Porsche, Audi, and Lamborghini cars has been abandoned by its crew in the mid- Atlantic after it caught fire, the Portuguese navy said on Thursday.

Grain elevator blaze leaves one firefighter injured

The injured firefighter was hospitalized but was released from the hospital by Friday, Clovis Fire Chief Mike Nolen said.

Gas explosion destroys home, no injuries reported

A Brooklyn home was leveled Friday morning in what appears to be a gas explosion, authorities said.

Father only able to get half of 8-member family out of...

A raging blaze that tore through a Pa. home with 8 people inside left half of them dead and others hospitalized, even as the father leapt from a second-story window and tried to save everyone.

Thousands evacuated as blazing fertilizer plant feared to explode

The city of Winston-Salem is working to evacuate 6,500 people as fears grow a smoldering fertilizer plant might explode near thousands of homes.