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Truck driver missing for 2 days found on snowy road in California

A truck driver who was reported missing last week in Northern California was found alive two days later along a snowy road, according to officials.

California man intentionally rammed vehicle with 6 teens inside, killing 3, officers allege

The California Highway Patrol said Monday that a driver intentionally rammed his vehicle into a Toyota Prius that was filled with teenagers, causing a fatal crash that killed three boys in Temescal Valley.

TSA found nearly a dozen guns a day at US airport checkpoints in 2019

Nearly a dozen guns a day were discovered in carry-on bags or on passengers at airport checkpoints across the country, resulting in 4,432 firearms in total confiscated in 2019, according to a report released Wednesday by the Transportation Security Administration (TSA).

Georgia officer’s body cam records train striking him as he chased suspect: ‘Lucky to be alive’

A Georgia officer said he realized he barely got out with his life after seeing body-cam video of a train striking him as he was running after a suspect linked to a burglary.

Minnesota railroad tracks filled with perfectly placed corn spill for more than third of a mile

A northern suburb of Minneapolis resembled a scene out of Oz this week after a freight train spilled enough corn to fill a stretch of railroad tracks.

Pennsylvania Turnpike crash involving tour bus, semi-trucks leaves multiple dead; highway closed

Multiple people were killed in a major crash involving a tour bus, semi-trucks, and several other vehicles on the Pennsylvania Turnpike early Sunday in the western part of the state, according to officials.

NJ Transit train slams into car on tracks southwest of Newark, killing driver and passenger

Two women were reportedly killed in New Jersey Friday when a New Jersey Transit train slammed into their car at the Cedar Avenue crossing in Middlesex Borough, southwest of Newark.

SUV drives off California cliff — but neither vehicle nor occupants has been found, authorities say

A California motorist shared a shocking video appearing to show the moment another vehicle went off a cliff Monday along Highway 1 in San Mateo County, south of San Francisco, according to a report.

Louisiana sports reporter Carley McCord’s husband describes moment ‘world fell apart’ after plane crash

Carley McCord’s grieving husband says his “world fell apart” when he received the devastating news of the sports reporter’s death in a plane crash.

Connecticut driver livestreamed himself going 102 mph and crashing, police say

A Connecticut driver livestreamed himself recklessly speeding more than 100 mph and crashing his vehicle on an exit ramp, State Police said.

Kansas Jayhawks team plane returns to California airport after engine failure

The Kansas Jayhawks men’s basketball team returned safely to a California airport Sunday after their team place suffered engine failure while returning home, forcing the pilot to make an emergency landing.

Winter storm bringing ‘significant’ travel hazards after 470 crashes reported in Minnesota

An intensifying winter storm is forecast to wallop the Northern Plains and Upper Midwest through Monday.

California crash on Christmas kills 3 teens — including twin brothers – injures 2

Three Northern California teens, including 16-year-old twin brothers, were killed and two other teens were injured Christmas night when the vehicle in which they were traveling veered out of control and slammed into a utility pole and a tree, authorities said.

Florida boy, 3, killed in hit-and-run crash was sitting in passenger’s lap, authorities say

A 3-year-old boy killed Sunday in a hit-and-run crash on a Florida interstate was sitting unrestrained in a passenger’s lap instead of a child seat, authorities said.