TORONTO (AP) — Jamaican dancehall reggae artist and actor Louie Rankin, known for his 1992 hit "Typewriter," died in a car crash involving a transport truck in Canada, police said Tuesday. He was...
MESA, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities say the two people aboard a two-engine plane escaped injury Thursday when it made a belly landing at Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport.
Celebrity birthdays for the week of July 14-20:
July 14: Actress Nancy Olson ("Sunset Boulevard") is 91. Football player-turned-actor Rosey Grier is 87. Actor Vincent Pastore ("The...
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Authorities say no one was hurt when a pilot landed a four-seat plane on its belly at a Wichita airport.
The Wichita Eagle reports that emergency crews were called...
MOUNT PLEASANT, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin authorities arrested three men who claimed to be recreating a scene from a movie when police spotted them inside a Jeep wearing masks and holding a...
EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — A former student who threatened a shooting at Oregon State University has been sentenced to time served and will be on federal supervised release for three years.
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities say a small plane made a belly landing while having landing gear trouble while landing at Scottsdale Airport Saturday.
ASPEN, Colo. (AP) — Not long after Keegan Swirbul wrapped up what was arguably the best performance of his professional career, taking seventh in the general classification at the 2018 Larry H. Miller Tour of Utah in August, he had a bombshell dropped on him.
His team of the past two seasons, Jelly Belly-Maxxis, wasn't going to exist in 2019. And a cyclist without a team is more or less a cyclist without a job.
FORT SMITH, Ark. (AP) — Mercy Hospital in Fort Smith started using a handy tool in early August to help mothers feed their newborn babies.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — People attending the Iowa State Fair have selected the Apple Egg Roll as the best new concession food for 2018.
A panel of celebrity judges named three finalists from which to choose: the Apple Egg Roll from Applishus, the All Iowa Belly Up Burger from The Rib Shack and the Brown Sugar Pork Belly on a Stick from Iowa Pork Producers.
Fairgoers tried the three and voted from Aug. 9 through Tuesday, and the winner was the Apple Egg Roll.
GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The Glendale Fire Department says the two people who were aboard a small plane weren't injured when it made a belly landing at the municipal airport Thursday morning.
Fire Department spokeswoman Ashley Losch says there was no fuel leak, fire or injury and that "everybody walked away just fine."
Losch says the pilot reported an unspecified problem with the landing gear shortly before landing and that the plane's occupants had already gotten out when firefighters arrived.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A plane landed on its belly at a Maine airport without causing injuries or a fire.
The twin-engine plane landed without its landing gear at the Portland International Jetport Thursday morning.
A city spokeswoman said the airport will close its runways for one or two hours while workers remove the plane.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — A small plane has made a belly-flop landing in Las Vegas and authorities say the three people on board weren't hurt.
The Las Vegas Review-Journal reports that the twin-engine Beechcraft E90 King Air went down shortly after 3:30 p.m. Friday at McCarran International Airport.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — An ex-student accused of threatening a shooting at Oregon State University has been indicted on a federal charge.
Christopher Strahan is scheduled to be arraigned in Eugene next week on a single count of making threatening communications.
Authorities were alerted in February of threatening tweets posted by username "Hard Belly Dorm." Detectives identified the 22-year-old Strahan as the owner of the username and arrested him.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Sister Margaret McKenna's brown crucifix dangles and dances from her neck as she tills the vegetable garden she's carved out of the poorest neighborhood in the poorest big city in America.
As she works, fat bees float low over the fertile North Philadelphia dirt. Sister Margaret smiles.
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Webb Simpson credited everyone around him for winning The Players Championship, his fifth career victory and in some respects his most important. And he didn't stop with those he considers to be part of his team.
Thank-you notes also are in order for the USGA and the R&A.