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DETROIT (AP) — In a story Oct. 12 about a Diono child seat recall, The Associated Press reported erroneously the production start date of the recalled models. Production of one recalled model began in November of 2013, not January of 2014. The story also should have said all children in the seats...
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The Federal Aviation Administration says it will check to see whether any laws or regulations were broken when a low-flying pilot dropped live turkeys onto an Arkansas festival over the weekend. The annual Yellville Turkey Trot in northern Arkansas has included a turkey...
LEOMINSTER, Mass. (AP) — Authorities say a man who barricaded himself inside a Massachusetts house that he apparently set ablaze has been found dead. Police had gone to the Leominster home shortly before noon Monday to take the man into custody and transport him to a substance abuse or alcohol...
BOSTON (AP) — Boston College authorities are investigating after two Black Lives Matter posters in a dormitory were defaced last weekend. Officials say someone added the word “don’t” so the posters read “Black Lives don’t Matter.” A racist social media post has also been circulating around...
LEOMINSTER, Mass. (AP) — Officials say an abandoned baby was found in a Massachusetts hospital parking lot. Officials say a nurse found the baby wrapped in a blanket near her car outside UMass Memorial HealthAlliance-Clinton Hospital Wednesday. The hospital says the child is in good condition...
In this Sept. 23, 2017 photo provided by Centinel Solutions, a model displays a camera mounted below the barrel of a handgun in New York. Gavin Smith/Centinel Solutions via AP
A small number of police departments are showing interest in a new type of video camera that can be mounted directly on officers’ guns, saying it may offer a better view of officer-involved shootings than body cameras. Some law enforcement officials and civil rights groups are skeptical. Among...
Jefferson Parish, La., authorities and others from other parishes respond to an oil rig explosion in Lake Pontchartrain off Kenner, La., Sunday, Oct. 15, 2017. Matthew Hinton/The Advocate via AP
KENNER, La. (AP) — An oil rig explosion on a lake north of New Orleans, apparently caused when cleaning chemicals ignited, injured seven people and left authorities searching for another who was missing. There were “a lot of injuries,” many of them serious, with at least seven confirmed and more...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — In a move virtually unprecedented, disgraced movie mogul Harvey Weinstein’s membership in the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences was revoked Saturday by its board. The decision was reached in an emergency session by the academy, the world’s top movie organization and...
This image released by Universal Pictures shows Jessica Rothe in a scene from "Happy Death Day." Universal Pictures via AP
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The box office might be struggling this year, but the horror genre is alive and well. This weekend the “Groundhog Day”-like horror pic “Happy Death Day” scored a first-place finish, surpassing expectations and blowing the much costlier and star-driven “Blade Runner 2049” out...
AVON, Mass. (AP) — A woman working her first day at a new job as died while crossing a Massachusetts street to visit a friend for lunch. The Norfolk district attorney’s office says 19-year-old Ariel Dineen, of Brockton, was crossing an Avon street at about 1:45 p.m. Saturday when she slipped and...

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