Fires

FILE - In this June 14, 2015, file photo, Robert Plant and The Sensational Space Shifters perform at the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival in Manchester, Tenn. Plant announced his 2018 North American tour on Sept. 26, 2017. (Photo by Wade Payne/Invision/AP, File)
September 26, 2017 - 8:01 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Robert Plant is going on tour in North America next year to support his upcoming album, "Carry Fire." The former Led Zeppelin frontman announced Tuesday that his 2018 tour will begin Feb. 9 in Raleigh, North Carolina. He'll also visit New York, Boston, Toronto, Chicago and Los...
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September 24, 2017 - 12:00 pm
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Two Vietnamese fishermen were found dead and five others were taken into custody after they were spotted fishing off the northwestern Philippines, sparking a night chase where a Vietnamese boat hit a Philippine navy ship and prompted its crew to fire shots, officials said...
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September 23, 2017 - 11:20 am
MONROE, Va. (AP) — Authorities in central Virginia say a deputy was shot in the head during a traffic stop and a suspect was injured when another deputy returned fire. The Amherst County Sheriff's Office said in a statement Saturday that deputies initiated a traffic stop Friday night at a post...
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September 22, 2017 - 10:43 am
VOORHEESVILLE, N.Y. (AP) — Authorities say a fire that damaged three vehicles at a New York Department of Transportation facility in suburban Albany is considered suspicious. The Albany County Sheriff's Office says the fire was reported around 5 a.m. Friday at the DOT site in the village of...
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September 21, 2017 - 3:21 pm
ISTANBUL (AP) — A small private jet with five people on board ran off a runway at Istanbul's Ataturk International Airport on Thursday and caught fire, Turkish media reports said. The private Dogan news agency said the first pilot was killed in the accident and the four other people on board were...
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September 21, 2017 - 2:30 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A southwest Missouri husband and wife have been indicted in the killing of the woman's biological teenage daughter, who had recently moved in with them after spending most of her life with an adoptive family in Minnesota. Rebecca Ruud, 39, and Robert Peat Jr., 31, are...
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September 21, 2017 - 12:44 pm
DETROIT (AP) — Tesla Inc. is denying claims that it threatened to fire pro-union workers at its Fremont, California, factory and tried to prevent them from passing out union literature. The National Labor Relations Board filed a complaint against Tesla earlier this month, citing multiple incidents...
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September 20, 2017 - 5:44 pm
EAST WINDSOR, N.J. (AP) — A tractor-trailer has slammed into an SUV that was disabled on a New Jersey highway, ejecting a 5-year-old girl and killing her and causing a massive fire. The fiery crash occurred early Wednesday on the southbound side of the New Jersey Turnpike in East Windsor. State...
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September 20, 2017 - 3:18 am
SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina has recorded 77 fire-related deaths so far this year, matching the state's total for the entirety of 2016. The Spartanburg Herald-Journal reports the state fire marshal's office says the statewide yearly average over the past 30 years has been about 75 fire...
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September 19, 2017 - 11:54 am
BARNET, Vt. (AP) — Fire investigators are looking for the cause of a fire that heavily damaged Neko Case's 225-year-old Vermont home. Barnet firefighters were called to the indie musician's home at about 9:30 p.m. Monday. The Caledonian Record ( http://bit.ly/2ymcclb ) reports the fire could be...
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