4 hurt in Los Angeles-area roller coaster accident

SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (AP) — A roller coaster derailed Monday at the Six Flags Magic Mountain amusement park, slightly injuring four people and leaving about two dozen stranded about 20 feet in the air, authorities said. The Ninja coaster struck a tree branch shortly...
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Washington state issues 24 marijuana shop licenses

George Vargas, left, takes a seat next to first-in-line customer Deb Greene in front of the recreational marijuana store Cannabis City Monday, July 7, 2014, in Seattle. The store will be the first and only store initially in Seattle to legally sell recreational pot when sales...
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Truckers strike at Los Angeles, Long Beach ports

Truck drivers and supporters picket outside the offices of Green Fleet Systems in Carson, Calif., on Monday, July 7, 2014. The truckers say the companies have prevented them from unionizing and improperly classified them as contractors, rather than full-time employees, to...
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A look at legal pot as Washington stores prepare

Cannabis City owner James Lathrop briefly leans against the exterior of his new recreational marijuana store Monday, July 7, 2014, in Seattle. The shop will be the first and, initially, only store in Seattle to legally sell recreational pot when sales begin Tuesday. (AP...

4 hurt in Los Angeles-area roller coaster accident

SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (AP) — A roller coaster derailed Monday at the Six Flags Magic Mountain amusement park, slightly injuring four people and leaving about two dozen stranded about 20 feet in the air, authorities said. The Ninja coaster struck a tree branch shortly...

Ohio Police Investigate Death Of 4-week-old Baby

FAIRFIELD, Ohio (AP) — Authorities in southwest Ohio say they are investigating the death of a four-week-old baby after a 911 caller reported that the infant girl was not breathing. The Fairfield Police Department says firefighters and police officers found the baby, Aubrey...
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Truckers strike at Los Angeles, Long Beach ports

Truck drivers and supporters picket outside the offices of Green Fleet Systems in Carson, Calif., on Monday, July 7, 2014. The truckers say the companies have prevented them from unionizing and improperly classified them as contractors, rather than full-time employees, to...
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Israeli army launches offensive on Gaza Strip

Palestinians carry bodies of the Ezz Al-Din Al Qassam Brigades members who were killed in an airstrike during a funeral in Rafah, southern Gaza Strip on Monday, July 7, 2014. The Islamic militant group Hamas that rules Gaza vowed revenge on Israel for the death of several of its...
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Truckers strike at Los Angeles, Long Beach ports

Truck drivers and supporters picket outside the offices of Green Fleet Systems in Carson, Calif., on Monday, July 7, 2014. The truckers say the companies have prevented them from unionizing and improperly classified them as contractors, rather than full-time employees, to...