Bangladesh building collapse toll rises to 433 Rescuers found more bodies in the concrete debris of a collapsed garment factory building Thursday and authorities say it may take another five days to clear the rubble. In addition to the 433 confirmed dead, police report that 149 people are still missing in what has become the worst disaster for Bangladesh’s $20 billion-a-year garment industry. More
One flight closer to space tourism Virgin Galactic is one flight closer to becoming a commercial "spaceline." The company's passenger spacecraft, SpaceShipTwo, completed its first rocket-powered flight Monday morning above the Mojave Desert in California. More
Jones called 'greatest country singer of all time' The country music world reacted with deep emotion upon learning of the death of legendary singer George Jones. Here's a sampling of quotes and tweets about Jones: "The world has lost the greatest country singer of all time. Amen." - Merle Haggard More
38 At least 36 dead as fire rages through Russian psychiatric hospital Thirty-eight people were feared dead after a fire raged through an isolated psychiatric hospital north of Moscow on Friday, killing some patients in their beds and others who were trapped by barred windows. Most of the patients died in their sleep inhaling the fumes as they were likely sedated by prescribed medicine, a police source told the RIA Novosti news agency. More
Police confiscate 4-foot, 2-pound marijuana joint California police confiscated a mammoth joint during a 4/20 pot rally on Saturday, reports the Los Angeles Times. As the paper notes, hundreds of UC Santa Cruz students gather each year for the event, and each year campus police confiscate things like bongs and dime bags. More
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BOSTON — The Callahan Tunnel in Boston has reopened after a $19 million makeover. The two-lane tunnel that carries traffic from downtown to Logan International Airport reopened at about 4:45 a.m. Monday, two days ahead of schedule. The 52-year-old tunnel was closed for renovations on Dec. 27, creating traffic headaches for commuters and residents.
WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. — Two thieves who struck a West Springfield business over the weekend weren't looking for cash. Police say one of the men pulled a gun on an employee as he and another man hauled away a $500 inflatable swimming pool. Police say the suspects entered Leslie's Swimming Pool Supplies at about 3:45 p.m.
BRUNSWICK, Maine — With continued low temperatures and above-average precipitation — likely even through April — experts are warning that Maine’s flood season will be delayed and could prove riskier than usual. The annual late-winter meeting of the Maine River Flow Advisory Commission marks the beginning of Maine’s “flood season.” …