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August 11, 2017 12:30 PM ‘Pizza fatalities’ reported after DiGiorno, Tombstone truck crashes on Arkansas highway

The Arkansas Department of Transportation is mourning “lots of pizza fatalities” after a truck carrying frozen pizza crashed on a stretch of highway in Little Rock. The accident happened at about 1 p.m. on Wednesday, after the truck rammed into an overpass on Interstate 30. According to the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, the 18-wheeler scraped up against 24

August 10, 2017 12:37 PM Truck crash covers Arkansas highway in hundreds of pizzas

Aug. 10 (UPI) -- Traffic on a stretch of interstate in Arkansas was brought to a greasy halt when a truck crash spilled hundreds of frozen pizzas onto the road. The Arkansas Department of Transportation said the truck's trailer was torn apart about 1 p.m. Wednesday when it struck the Mabelvale Pike overpass on Interstate 30 in Little Rock. The damage 25

August 10, 2017 5:31 AM Truck full of frozen pizza crashes, shuts down Arkansas highway

Truck full of frozen pizza crashes, shuts down Arkansas highway Clean-up crews worked for hours to clear Digiorno and Tombstone pizzas off Interstate 30 after a tractor trailer carrying the frozen fare split open, according to Arkansas Online. The 18-wheeler reportedly crashed into an overpass in its path at around 1 p.m. on Wednesday, causing the highway 32

August 5, 2017 6:25 PM 3 Marines Missing After Osprey Aircraft Crashes Off Australian Coast

She added that she had briefed Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and had spoken with the United States defense secretary, Jim Mattis, “to offer Australia’s support in any way that can be of assistance.” What you need to know to start your day, delivered to your inbox Monday through Friday. The Osprey is a tilt-rotor aircraft that can lift off without a runway 33

July 29, 2017 12:22 AM Ohio State Fair reopening kiddie, other 'low-impact' rides after fatal accident

Rides at the Ohio State Fair's Kiddieland and some elsewhere in the amusement park reopened Friday with the OK of inspectors two days after the governor shut them all down following a thrill ride malfunction that killed a teen who had recently enlisted in the Marines. The 18-year-old man's girlfriend was among seven other people who were injured when the Fire Ball flung 25

July 28, 2017 11:11 AM Man Killed in Fair Thrill Ride Wreck Joined Marines Week Ago

A high school student who dreamed for years of joining the military and had just enlisted in the Marines was killed when a spinning and swinging thrill ride broke apart and sent several of its passengers tumbling onto the midway at the Ohio State Fair. The 18-year-old's girlfriend was among seven who were badly injured when the Fire Ball flung riders 39

July 16, 2017 12:21 PM Skydiver sent wife message that he wasn't going to pull parachute cord before jumping to death

A skydiver in Florida sent his wife a video on Tuesday saying he was "not going to pull the cord" moments before jumping to his death, police said. Capotorto Vitantonio, 27, was at Skydive DeLand, 22 miles southwest of Daytona Beach, about 10 a.m. when he jumped from a plane and didn't pull the cord to open his parachute, the Orlando Sentinel reported 22

July 15, 2017 4:32 AM Several dead in Hawaii high-rise apartment fire

HONOLULU -- At least three people died in a fire that broke out on the 26th floor of a Honolulu high-rise Friday and hundreds fled as smoke billowed from the upper floors of the giant apartment complex. The blaze at the Marco Polo apartments started on the 26th floor and spread to at least the 28th floor and several units, said Honolulu Fire Department 40

July 14, 2017 10:20 PM 'The Walking Dead' stuntman John Bernecker dead after on-set accident

John Bernecker, a stuntman on AMC's popular show "The Walking Dead," has died from injuries suffered on the show's set in Georgia, in the latest tragedy to strike a film set mid-project. After a Wednesday afternoon fall, Bernecker 33, was flown to the Atlanta Medical Center, where he died at 6:30 p.m. Eastern time Wednesday, Coweta County Coroner Richard 28

July 14, 2017 7:22 AM Three Israelis wounded, attackers killed in dramatic shootout near Temple Mount

Gunmen with improvised weapons opened fire on a group of police Friday near the holiest site in Jerusalem, wounding three before fleeing back to the Temple Mount plaza outside the Al-Aqsa Mosque and engaging in a rare shootout with police. Israeli Police Spokesman Micky Rosenfeld called the incident a "terrorist" attack and said all three attackers were killed 22