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MARYVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — 6:50 a.m.Tennessee Emergency Management Agency spokesman Dean Flener says there have been no reports of fatalities after a CSX train carrying a flammable substance derailed and caught fire in eastern Tennessee.Auth ...more

AP News - 15 mins ago

MARICOPA, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities in Arizona say two bodies recovered on a property in Maricopa are believed to be a Phoenix-area couple missing for more than a week, and a suspect is in custody.Pinal County Sheriff Paul Babeu said in a stateme ...more

AP News - 34 mins ago

MARYVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Authorities say at least one train car carrying a flammable and toxic gas has derailed and caught fire in eastern Tennessee, prompting an evacuation within a 1-mile radius.WATE-TV reports the CSX train derailed in Blount ...more

AP News - 52 mins ago

In this photo by Mark Schiefelbein, Li Tingting is lifted off the ground by her wife Teresa Xu in Beijing, where the two announced an informal marriage. The prominent Chinese lesbian couple held a simple ceremony Thursday in their latest effort to push ...more

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Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:1. WHAT GREECE IS BRACING FORMore chaos on the streets outside its mostly shuttered banks as the country and its creditors halt talks o ...more

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NEWBERG, Ore. (AP) — Authorities say two people aboard a helicopter are dead following a crash in northwest Oregon.The Yamhill County Sheriff's office says deputies responded to the crash shortly after 10 p.m. PDT Wednesday.Federal Aviati ...more

AP News - 2 hours ago

GREELEYVILLE, S.C. (AP) — As investigators probe the cause of a fire that destroyed a rural South Carolina black church rebuilt after the Ku Klux Klan torched it 20 years ago, statistics show church fires are not unusual, and that the vast majority in ...more

AP News - 2 hours ago

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Sweden's central bank has cut its key interest rate to a record low of minus 0.35 percent saying "events in Greece over the past few days have substantially increased the uncertainty."In a statement, the bank says the ...more

AP News - 4 hours ago

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A new superintendent has been named at the maximum-security prison in upstate New York where two inmates escaped last month, and a range of new security measures has been put in place.The state correction department announced ...more

AP News - 5 hours ago

HIGHLAND PARK, Mich. (AP) — The weeds and wild grass rose well above Reggie McKenzie's knees as the former NFL star walked the field bearing his name in the small Detroit enclave of Highland Park. With two weeks until the start of the youth football ca ...more