• Supervisors suspended amid NYC subway derailment probe

    NEW YORK (AP) — A subway train derailment that injured nearly three dozen people and sparked major delays is being blamed on human error, not a track defect, and two supervisors have been suspended while the matter is investigated.

  • NYC subway train derails, scaring passengers and injuring 34

    NEW YORK (AP) — A subway train derailed near a station in Harlem on Tuesday, frightening passengers and resulting in minor injuries as hundreds of people were evacuated from trains along the subway line.

  • Police: Woman who caused 6-car crash may have been on drugs

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Police say they suspect an Albuquerque woman was under the influence of drugs when she slammed her SUV into several cars, causing a crash involved six vehicles and left on person in critical condition.

  • 15 still missing after tourist boat sinks in Colombia

    GUATAPE, Colombia (AP) — Scuba divers on Monday continued their search for bodies from a submerged boat in Colombia as authorities turned their attention to what led the tourist ferry to sink with more than 150 passengers on board, leaving at least seven people dead and nine missing.

  • The Latest: 153 killed in Pakistan tanker fire

    MULTAN, Pakistan (AP) — The Latest on an oil tanker fire in Pakistan that killed more than 140 people (all times local):

  • Lawsuits: Officer used excessive force in several cases

    HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Eight brutality lawsuits settled over the past 10 months paint a disturbing picture of a former Connecticut police officer accused of beating people while they were handcuffed and ordering his police dog to attack others who were not resisting arrest.

  • Europeans learn to live with _ and adapt to _ terror attacks

    PARIS (AP) — The jihadis’ targets in Europe are depressingly repetitive: the Brussels metro, the Champs-Elysees in Paris (twice), tourist-filled bridges in London (twice) and a U.K. rock concert. And that’s just the past few months.

  • Overturned oil tanker explodes in Pakistan, killing 120

    BAHAWALPUR, Pakistan (AP) — Alerted by an announcement over a mosque’s loudspeaker that an overturned tanker truck had sprung a leak, scores of villagers raced to the scene with fuel containers Sunday to gather the oil. Then the wreck exploded, engulfing people in flames as they screamed in terror.

  • Planes provide glimpse into private Sochi training sessions

    SOCHI, Russia (AP) — Perhaps keeping the ball on the ground should be the order from air traffic control rather than coaches in this southern Russian coastal resort.

  • NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn’t happen this week

    A roundup of some of the most popular, but completely untrue, headlines of the week. None of these stories are legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press checked these out; here are the real facts: