EAST HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Officials say they're aren't sure why a small plane missed its landing approach and crashed into two houses near an airport in New Haven, Conn. The houses were engulfed in flame, killing the plane's occupants and the residents of one of the houses. Officials still aren't sure how many people died but it's feared the number is between four and six.
CASCADE, Idaho (AP) — A manhunt that spanned the entire West Coast is now focused on rugged wilderness about 70 miles northeast of Boise, Idaho. Searchers on foot and horseback are looking for a California man suspected of killing a woman and her 8-year-old son and fleeing with the woman's 16-year-old daughter. A man on horseback told authorities he saw the two in an area a few miles from where the suspect's car was recovered.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The State Department says all but one of the 19 U.S. diplomatic posts it ordered closed because of terror threats will reopen on Sunday. Only the consulate in Yemen's capital will remain closed. A spokeswoman says there will be continuing assessments of the threat against that facility.
MEXICO CITY (AP) — The U.S. Justice Department says it is extremely disappointed that drug lord Rafael Caro Quintero has beeb freed from a Mexican prison after 28 years. He had been sentenced to 40 years for the 1985 kidnapping and killing of a U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration agent Enrique Camarena. A court ruled he had been improperly tried in federal court.
BOSTON (AP) — About two dozen family members of people allegedly killed by reputed Boston mobster Whitey Bulger will have to continue their daily vigil for a verdict. Jurors in the racketeering trial finished a fourth day of deliberations Friday without reaching a verdict. They've been deliberating for about 28 hours so far and will get back to work Monday. Bulger, who is 83, is charged in a racketeering indictment with playing a role in 19 killings.
Created: Sat, 10 Aug 2013 01:14:46 EST
Updated: Sat, 10 Aug 2013 01:14:46 EST