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March 17, 2018
First vehicles pulled from wreckage of collapsed Florida bridge
March 17, 2018 - 1:59pm
March 16, 2018
Graphic by The Washington Post
Death toll rises to six after new pedestrian bridge collapses near Miami, crushing cars underneath
March 16, 2018 - 9:06am
March 12, 2018
Donna Karan talks with Hubert de Givenchy in New York, Feb. 12, 1996. Givenchy, the French couturier and nobleman who upheld a standard of quintessentially romantic elegance in fashion for more than four decades, dressing the likes of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, Grace Kelly and memorably Audrey Hepburn, in a little black dress, in the movie “Breakfast at Tiffany’s,” died on March 11, 2018. He was 91. (Bill Cunningham/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Hubert de Givenchy, French clothing designer who transformed Audrey Hepburn into a style legend, dies at 91
March 12, 2018 - 11:29am
A Fire Department scuba diver emerges from the East River after a helicopter crashed into the water off Manhattan on Sunday, March 11, 2018. Five passengers died and the pilot survived. Jeenah Moon / copyright 2018 The New York Timesplay button
5 dead after helicopter crashes in New York City's East River
March 12, 2018 - 10:50am
March 9, 2018
Former North Dakota Gov. George Sinner (left) and his wife, Jane Sinner, visit with former Fargo Mayor Dennis Walaker on June 10, 2014, while waiting for election results. Forum News Service file photo
Former North Dakota Gov. George Sinner dies at age 89
March 9, 2018 - 7:08pm
February 6, 2018
Amtrak train cars lie on Interstate 5 after a derailment in DuPont, Washington, on Dec. 18, 2017. (Bloomberg photo by David Ryder)
Fatal Amtrak crashes spotlight 10-year wait for safety upgrades
February 6, 2018 - 1:25pm
January 15, 2018
Dolores O'Riordan / Wikimedia Commons
Lead singer of the Cranberries dies at age 46
January 15, 2018 - 12:40pm
December 18, 2017
In a photo provided by Washington State Patrol, an Amtrak train derailed onto Interstate 5 near Olympia, Wash., on Dec. 18, 2017. The sheriff in Pierce County, Wash., said on social media that several cars were struck by the train. Multiple motorists were injured. (Washington State Patrol via The New York Times)
Amtrak train derails in Washington state, rail cars fall onto interstate; multiple deaths reported
December 18, 2017 - 2:29pm
November 22, 2017
State Deaths
November 22, 2017 - 7:41am
November 20, 2017
Several counterfeit Percocet pills seized by authorities in Georgia; agents said the pills actually contain fentanyl analogs. Handout courtesy of Georgia Bureau of Investigation
Counterfeit opioid pills are tricking users - sometimes with lethal results
November 20, 2017 - 8:23am
October 30, 2017
Update: Minnesota farmer dies after being run over, dragged by plow
October 30, 2017 - 2:25pm
October 13, 2017
Investigators search the rubble of Journey’s End, a mobile home park for seniors that burned in the week's wildfires, in Santa Rosa, Calif., Oct. 13, 2017. Search and rescue teams from multiple counties around Northern California converged here Friday with shovels, rakes and a cadaver-sniffing Australian Cattle dog named Seven. They left with bone fragments. (Jim Wilson/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Death toll in California wildfires reaches historically grim heights
October 13, 2017 - 8:53pm
October 11, 2017
huck Rippey searches through the remains of his parents’ home in Napa, Calif., Oct. 10, 2017. Their parents, Charles, 100, and Sara Rippey, 98, were killed in the fast-moving wildfire at their home. (Jim Wilson/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
An elderly Napa couple just celebrated their 75th wedding anniversary. Then the wildfires came.
October 11, 2017 - 8:12am
October 7, 2017
Ralphie May
Comedian Ralphie May dies at 45; comic's remarks about Native Americans led to cancellation of Fargo, Bemidji shows
October 7, 2017 - 3:48pm
September 29, 2017
Hugh Hefner at the Playboy Mansion in Los Angeles in September 2009. (Monica Almeida/copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Hugh Hefner, the murder of Dorothy Stratten and the dark side of Playboy
September 29, 2017 - 10:47am