9 hurt as train derails, car plunges into California creek

SUNOL, Calif. (AP) — A commuter train struck a tree and derailed in storm-soaked Northern California, plunging its lead car into a rain-swollen creek...

New Jersey trooper struck at accident scene dies of injuries

DEPTFORD TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — A state trooper who had responded to an accident scene along with several fire trucks and police vehicles was fatally...

The Latest: Body of Texas man recovered after canoe capsizes

DALLAS (AP) — The Latest on severe weather moving through the southern Plains (all times local): 10:10 a.m. Authorities near Houston say...

FIFA match agent pleads guilty to corruption charges

NEW YORK (AP) — Prosecutors say a Florida match agent licensed by the soccer federation has pleaded guilty to money laundering and wire fraud...

Chicago man charged in 9-year-old boy’s shooting death

CHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago man has been charged with first-degree murder, after police say he helped lure a 9-year-old boy into an alley with a juice...

Early data suggests pedestrian deaths surged in 2015

AP Photo/John Locher WASHINGTON (AP) — Pedestrian deaths surged by an estimated 10 percent last year as the economy improved, the price of gas...