INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Three people are dead in a bus crash in Indianapolis. The bus was carrying teenagers from a church camp when it crashed on a busy thoroughfare. A fire department spokeswoman says 26 survivors were taken to area hospitals. Those injured include children and adults. Roads near the scene are closed, and hazmat crews are cleaning up diesel fuel that spilled.
PIERMONT, N.Y. (AP) — The driver of a speedboat that slammed into a construction barge on New York's Hudson River -- hurling a bride-to-be and her fiance's best man into the water -- has been charged with vehicular manslaughter. Authorities say 35-year-old Jojo John of Nyack, N.Y., is suspected of operating the boat while intoxicated. A body that matches the description of the bride-to-be was recovered today. Rescuers are still trying to locate her fiance's best man.
HIALEAH, Fla. (AP) — Police say the gunman who killed six people and took two others hostage before a SWAT team fatally shot him was a 42-year-old resident of the South Florida apartment complex where the incident took place. The rampage began when the gunman set his Hialeah apartment on fire Friday evening and it lasted eight hours.
BOSTON (AP) — Secretary of State John Kerry's wife has walked out of a Boston rehabilitation hospital after being treated for a seizure she had earlier this month. A State Department spokesman says doctors expect 74-year-old Teresa Heinz Kerry to complete her recovery at home. He previously said the cause of the seizure hadn't been determined but that doctors had ruled out a brain tumor, heart attack or stroke.
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - Pope Francis has delighted a crowd in Rio de Janeiro by donning a colorful Indian headdress handed to him by a member of a Brazilian tribe. It came after the pontiff spoke today at Rio's Municipal Theater to an audience mostly made up of Brazil's political, business and cultural elite. After speaking, the pope was greeted by well-wishers including a few Indians.
Created: Sat, 27 Jul 2013 07:15:09 EST
Updated: Sat, 27 Jul 2013 07:15:09 EST