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Alex Dobuzinskis

New York police divers search Hudson River for missing swimmer

Jun 15 2019

New York City police scuba divers searched the Hudson River on Saturday for a retired North Carolina professor who went missing while participating in a swim competition, officials said.

Factbox: History of helicopter crashes in New York

Jun 10 2019

A deadly helicopter crash on the roof of a New York City skyscraper on Monday was the latest in a series of accidents involving choppers in the largest U.S. city over the years.

Factbox: History of helicopter crashes in New York

Jun 10 2019

A deadly helicopter crash on the roof of a New York City skyscraper on Monday was the latest in a series of accidents involving choppers in the largest U.S. city over the years.

Factbox: History of helicopter crashes in New York

Jun 10 2019

A deadly helicopter crash on the roof of a New York City skyscraper on Monday was the latest in a series of accidents involving choppers in the largest U.S. city over the years.

Scorsese gets playful with Dylan in 'Rolling Thunder Revue' film

Jun 10 2019

LOS ANGELES Director Martin Scorsese has made his second film about Bob Dylan, and this time the filmmaker has taken a cue from the elusive rock star to weave a fantastical mix of facts and imagination. | Video

Ex-convict found guilty in sledgehammer killings of California family

Jun 10 2019

LOS ANGELES A Southern California jury on Monday found an ex-convict guilty of murder in the 2010 sledgehammer killings of a family of four whose remains were later found buried in the desert, an official said.

California utility to cut power to 27,000 customers to reduce wildfire risk

Jun 09 2019

LOS ANGELES Utility PG&E Corp planned to proactively shut off power on Saturday to 27,000 customers in Northern California due to an increased risk of wildfires, officials said.

California ladybug swarm dozens of miles wide shows up on radar

Jun 06 2019

LOS ANGELES A swarm of many millions of ladybugs taking to the sky in Southern California this week to hunt for aphids has been captured on a radar screen as a massive blob, officials said on Thursday.

Ex-Michigan governor's electronic devices seized in Flint water probe

Jun 03 2019

Michigan authorities investigating contamination of the city of Flint's water supply obtained a search warrant to seize former Governor Rick Snyder's cell phone and hard drive, according to court documents made public on Monday.

U.S. measles cases in 2019 highest since 1992

Jun 03 2019

(In paragraph 3, corrects number of cases in 1992 after CDC spokesman corrects error in agency's news release in May 30 story.)

World News

'Sea of black' Hong Kong protesters demand leader step down

Hundreds of thousands of people clogged the streets in central Hong Kong on Sunday dressed in black to demand the city's leader step down, a day after she suspended an extradition bill in a dramatic retreat following the most violent protests in decades.