- The Latest: Governor says it's too soon for damage estimate Updated: Oct-06-15 12:24 pm
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - The latest on the rainstorm that pounded parts of the East Coast (all times local):
- Fox: Criminal investigation had no effect on resignation Updated: Oct-06-15 12:19 pm
EAST RUTHERFORD, New Jersey - New Jersey's outgoing transportation chief said Tuesday that an investigation into whether United Airlines engaged in criminal activities while he lobbied on the company's behalf didn't affect his decision to resign.
- South Carolina sees sun, but flooding ordeal far from over Updated: Oct-06-15 12:18 pm
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - The Carolinas saw sunshine Tuesday after days of inundation, but it could take weeks to recover from being pummeled by a historic rainstorm that caused widespread flooding and 14 deaths.
- The Latest: All injured in Amtrak crash out of hospital Updated: Oct-06-15 12:18 pm
MONTPELIER, Vermont - The latest on the derailment of an Amtrak train in Vermont (all times local):
- Hot-air balloons hit truck, power line at Albuquerque event Updated: Oct-06-15 12:05 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - Two hot-air balloons participating in Albuquerque, New Mexico's annual balloon festival have been involved in separate accidents, with one landing on a truck and a second striking a power line.
- Trucker hauling liquid manure dies in crash; waste spills Updated: Oct-06-15 12:02 pm
CASTILE, New York - State police say a 49-year-old man was killed when the liquid manure hauler he was driving crashed on a rural road in western New York, spilling thousands of gallons of animal waste.
- 2nd man dies from injuries suffered in Syracuse-area crash Updated: Oct-06-15 10:59 am
CICERO, New York - Authorities say a second man has died from injuries suffered in a September crash involving a minivan and tractor-trailer that outside Syracuse.
- 2 ships collide off Belgium's Zeebrugge; crew of 11 rescued Updated: Oct-06-15 10:43 am
BRUSSELS - A Dutch cargo ship sank off the Belgian coast after colliding with a gas tanker early Tuesday. The crew of 11 was rescued.
- Teen fatally struck by car on way to Tampa Bay area school Updated: Oct-06-15 10:36 am
TAMPA, Florida - A 17-year-old has died after being hit by a car while crossing a road near her high school in Tampa.
- Alabama troopers to have diminished presence at large events Updated: Oct-06-15 10:33 am
HUNTSVILLE, Alabama - Alabama state troopers, already a rare sight on many highways, are about to become a rare sight at the major events including Mardi Gras, Talladega and FootWash where they've helped provide security for years.
- Garbage truck driver, 44, fatally struck by pickup truck Updated: Oct-06-15 9:40 am
ST. MARYS, Pennsylvania - Police were investigating after a pickup truck fatally struck a garbage truck driver who was outside of that vehicle collecting refuse in central Pennsylvania.
- Sunken ship had enough lifeboats, but storm overpowered it Updated: Oct-06-15 9:38 am
JACKSONVILLE, Florida - On a vessel taking on water and listing to one side, buffeted by 50-foot waves and winds estimated at up to 140 mph, life rafts can be torn apart and lifeboats become impossible to drop into the sea.
- Asian cinema masterpieces, ferry tragedy at Korean film fest Updated: Oct-06-15 9:26 am
BUSAN, South Korea - South Korea's second-largest city is in a festive mood as the Busan Film Festival passes the midpoint.
- 2 killed in NW Minnesota in pickup, beet truck collision Updated: Oct-06-15 9:23 am
FELTON, Minnesota - Two men have died in a collision between a beet truck and a pickup in Clay County.
- Penn State THON organizers to review 'canning' safety Updated: Oct-06-15 9:21 am
STATE COLLEGE, Pennsylvania - Organizers of Penn State's student-run THON charitable campaign have suspended a "canning" weekend - when student collect donations in coffee cans - in the wake of a student's death in a car crash.
- Bay Area man facing manslaughter charge for DUI car crash Updated: Oct-06-15 8:35 am
OAKLAND, California - Authorities have charged a Bay Area man with manslaughter for driving drunk during a crash that killed his friend last year.
- Man arrested following fiery crash into gas pumps Updated: Oct-06-15 8:33 am
GRAND ISLAND, Nebraska - Police in Grand Island say a driver was drunk when he crashed into a station's gas pumps, causing an inferno that destroyed the pumps and the vehicle.
- 1 dead after vehicles crash in St. Louis; building also hit Updated: Oct-06-15 8:30 am
ST. LOUIS - One person is dead after two cars crashed in south St. Louis, with one of them slamming into a fire hydrant and a building.
- The Latest: Federal team to study sunken cargo ship debris Updated: Oct-06-15 8:20 am
JACKSONVILLE, Florida - The latest on a U.S.-based cargo ship that sank near the Bahamas and the search for crew members who were onboard. All times local:
- Police: Pregnant mom fatally struck by car on Staten Island Updated: Oct-06-15 7:03 am
NEW YORK - Police say a pregnant mother was fatally struck by a car as she was walking out of a diner on Staten Island.
- Chain-reaction crash shuts down part of Baltimore beltway Updated: Oct-06-15 7:00 am
BALTIMORE - Maryland State police say a chain-reaction crash shut down the Baltimore Beltway's Outer Loop at southbound Interstate 83, causing traffic to be backed up for miles.
- Authorities: Man dies after SUV hits guardrail, boulder Updated: Oct-06-15 6:55 am
WEST FORKS, Maine - A Maine man is dead after police say the sport utility vehicle he was driving struck a guardrail and a large boulder on U.S. Route 201.
- Massachusetts teen dies after crashing into 2 poles, SUV Updated: Oct-06-15 6:48 am
SOMERSET, Massachusetts - Police say a Massachusetts teenager is dead after his car crashed into two telephone poles and hit a sport utility vehicle parked in a driveway.
- Upstate New York man dies in car crash on Interstate 84 Updated: Oct-06-15 6:19 am
WALLKILL, New York - New York State Police say an upstate man has died after crashing his car into a bridge abutment on Interstate 84 in Orange County.
- Philadelphia police SUV slams tree, injuring 2 officers Updated: Oct-06-15 6:19 am
PHILADELPHIA - Two Philadelphia police officers were hurt after they say their department SUV lost control and slammed into a tree.