An injured woman is attended to by EMS after a race start stage collapsed before the Annual Bi-National 5K/10K un Saturday, March 24, 2018, in Brownsville, Texas. Authorities are trying to determine what caused the collapse that forced some participants to be transported by ambulance to hospitals for evaluation. The National Weather Service had issued a wind advisory for Saturday morning through early evening. (Jason Hoekema /The Brownsville Herald via AP)
March 24, 2018 - 5:05 pm
BROWNSVILLE, Texas (AP) — Several runners have been hurt when part of a metal structure at the starting line collapsed before a marathon in South Texas. The city of Brownsville says in a statement the accident happened Saturday morning just before the Bi-National 10K & 5K Run. Officials did not...
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Cleveland Cavaliers' Kevin Love, left, and Phoenix Suns' Marquese Chriss reach for a rebound in the first half of an NBA basketball game Friday, March 23, 2018, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)
March 23, 2018 - 9:48 pm
CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James scored 27 points in three quarters, Kevin Love added 20 and the Cleveland Cavaliers welcomed back three players from injury during a 120-95 blowout Friday night over the sinking Phoenix Suns, who lost their 10th straight game. James added nine assists and six rebounds...
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In this Jan. 24, 2018 photo, Galena Park is hemmed in by heavy industry just east of downtown Houston along the ship channel. (Elizabeth Conley/Houston Chronicle via AP)
March 23, 2018 - 7:22 pm
HOUSTON (AP) — A toxic onslaught from the nation's petrochemical hub was largely overshadowed by the record-shattering deluge of Hurricane Harvey as residents and first responders struggled to save lives and property. More than a half-year after floodwaters swamped America's fourth-largest city,...
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March 23, 2018 - 8:46 am
COLLEGE BASKETBALL-NCAA TOURNAMENT Ramblers, Wolverines, Wildcats reach Elite Eight UNDATED (AP) — Four teams have moved into the Elite Eight of the NCAA Tournament by winning on Thursday night. Loyola-Chicago has continued its Cinderella run through the tournament by beating 10th seed Nevada, 69-...
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In this Sept. 19, 2015 photo, provided by Equi-Photo, jockey Jose Flores poses at Parx Racing in Bensalem, Pa. Flores, 56, who was among the best jockeys in Pennsylvania history, died Thursday, March 22, 2018, of injuries suffered in a racing accident, Parx Racing said in a statement. Flores was racing Monday, March 19, in Bensalem, when his horse went down and he was thrown off. The jockey won 4,650 races in a career that spanned more than three decades. (Barbara Weidl/EQUI-PHOTO via AP)
March 22, 2018 - 4:28 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A renowned jockey who was among the best in Pennsylvania history died Thursday of injuries suffered in a racing accident. Parx Racing announced the death of Jose Flores, 56, who was racing Monday at the suburban Philadelphia track when his horse went down and Flores was thrown...
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In this Jan. 24, 2018 photo, Jessica Chastain talks about the flooding and chemical spills in her Galena Park neighborhood during and after Hurricane Harvey. The Houston neighborhood is a block away from chemical plants. A number of Harvey-related spills occurred near Chastain's home, including the 460,000-gallon gasoline spill at a Magellan Midstream Partners tank farm and nearly 52,000 pounds of crude oil from a Seaway Crude Pipeline Inc. tank. (Elizabeth Conley/Houston Chronicle via AP)
March 22, 2018 - 4:07 pm
HOUSTON (AP) — More than a half-year after Hurricane Harvey flooded America's largest corridor of energy and petrochemical plants, records show the storm's environmental assault was more widespread and severe than authorities publicly acknowledged. Piecing together county, state and federal records...
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March 22, 2018 - 12:37 pm
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Authorities say a member of the University of Illinois wrestling team was killed in a hit-and-run accident in central Illinois. Illinois State Police say 21-year-old Francis Edelen died in the accident on Interstate 57 north of Rantoul on Wednesday night. Trooper Tracy...
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In this Aug. 30, 2017 photo, the Arkema chemical plant is flooded from Hurricane Harvey in Crosby, Texas, northeast of Houston. Nearby residents complain of a 'bitter taste' about the sparse information authorities provided when chemicals at the plant caught fire. They say the company failed to provide sufficient warning beforehand while environmental officials misled them with assurances that the air and water were safe. Critics say testing by authorities and contractors was inadequate to determine whether public health was threatened. (Godofredo A. Vasquez/Houston Chronicle via AP)
March 22, 2018 - 6:49 am
CROSBY, Texas (AP) — The skeleton crew at Arkema's chemical plant knew it was time to go by the morning of Aug. 29. Flooding from Hurricane Harvey had knocked out power. Thousands of gallons of chemical-laden water had spilled into the floodwaters. Soon, the company's stores of volatile organic...
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March 22, 2018 - 3:14 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Austin Hatch finished high school less than two miles from Staples Center, playing basketball at Loyola High and golfing throughout the warm California winter four years ago. But he mostly spent his one year in Los Angeles simply learning how to live again after surviving the...
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FILE - This Aug. 24, 2012 file photo shows Lois Goodman with her attorney, Allison Triessl, left, during an arraignment on murder charges in Los Angeles. A Los Angeles tennis umpire arrested before a U.S. Open match and charged in her elderly husband's 2012 death is trying to clear her name. Lois Goodman's attorneys are expected to tell jurors Wednesday, March 21, 2018, in federal court that the Los Angeles coroner's office deprived her civil rights by falsifying an autopsy report. (AP Photo/Nick Ut, File)
March 21, 2018 - 9:27 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — When Lois Goodman was in court six years ago, she stood accused of murder for allegedly bludgeoning her elderly husband with a coffee mug. On Wednesday, she was the accuser, blaming a medical examiner of falsifying an autopsy report that led to her arrest, tarnished her...
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