JOAN LOWY, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 03/30 — Pedestrian deaths are climbing faster than motorist fatalities, reaching nearly 6,000 deaths last year — the highest total in more than two decades,
BANGKOK (AP) 03/28 — The Ferrari driver who allegedly slammed into a motorcycle cop, dragged him along the road and then sped away from the mangled body took just hours to find,
TOM McELROY, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) 03/17 — A New York emergency medical technician and mother of five who authorities say was “bravely doing her job”
MADISON, Wis. (AP) 03/14 — A new report says Wisconsin led the country last year in drunken drivers blocked from starting vehicles by an ignition interlock.
BERLIN (AP) 02/27 — Two men have been convicted of murder for a midnight drag race along a chic Berlin boulevard that ended with the death of another motorist.
QUINCY, Pa. (AP) 02/27 — Police say a Pennsylvania woman had her 8-year-old daughter blow into an ignition device meant to prevent the woman from driving while drunk shortly before she crashed and was again charged with drunken driving.
REBECCA SANTANA, Associated Press NEW ORLEANS (AP) 02/26 — A man who allegedly plowed into a crowd enjoying the Krewe of Endymion parade on Saturday in the Mid-City section of New Orleans is being investigated for driving while intoxicated,
CLEVELAND (AP) 01/26 — A judge has set a $500,000 bond for the driver accused in the fatal hit-and-run of a Cleveland patrolman on an interstate.
SUDHIN THANAWALA, Associated Press SAN FRANCISCO (AP) 01/24 — A federal judge says he is inclined to require Pacific Gas & Electric Co. to mention its convictions in ads and have employees do thousands of hours of community service as part of its sentence in a criminal case stemming from a deadly natural gas explosion in the San Francisco Bay Area.
PITTSBURGH (AP) 01/23— The ex-wife of a Pittsburgh homeowner fatally shot by police responding to a burglary call says officers “shot the wrong guy.”
Brenda and Christopher Thompkins were in bed when they spotted an intruder in the house at about 4 a.m.
ATLANTA (AP) 12/30 — Police say the driver of a Hummer turned parts of Atlanta into a demolition derby on a work day, crashing into at least eight cars before being shot by a passenger in a Porsche.
RYAN J. FOLEY and MEGHAN HOYER, Associated Press 12/21 – The happiest of seasons is also among the deadliest: Unintentional shootings spike in the U.S.
PAUL ELIAS Associated Press, OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) 12/17 — The owner of an Oakland warehouse where 36 people died in a fire earlier this month had a business license for more than two decades,
HAMZA HENDAWI, Associated Press CAIRO (AP) 12/16 — Traces of explosives have been found on some of the victims of an EgyptAir flight from Paris that crashed in the Mediterranean Sea in May,
WASHINGTON (AP) 12/14 — A suspect who had been handcuffed stole a D.C. Housing Authority police car and led police on a chase that ended with a crash in Northern Virginia.
STOCKBRIDGE, Ga. (AP) 12/09 — A grand jury has decided not to indict a Georgia police officer who went to the wrong house and fatally shot the homeowner.
JULIET LINDERMAN, Associated Press BALTIMORE (AP) 12/08 — The man who crashed a Baltimore school bus into a transit bus, killing himself and five other people,
JON GAMBRELL and MARK GILLISPIE, Associated Press DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) 12/07 — The United Arab Emirates has called the police killing of an Emirati man in Ohio a “painful incident”
MILLVILLE, N.J. (AP) 12/06 — A rookie state trooper responding to a call for help was killed in a violent wreck on a highway when a car traveling in the opposite direction crossed a grassy median and slammed into his cruiser head-on,
NORTH VERSAILLES, Pa. (AP) 11/25 — A Pittsburgh man who led police on a high-speed chase that ended with a fiery crash that killed three people in another car has been charged with homicide and other crimes.