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45-year-old man dies after being ejected from pickup truck

A 45-year-old man died last night after he hit a utility pole. The driver was not wearing his seatbelt and was ejected from his truck.

Ford recalling 465K cars for fuel leak

Ford Motor is recalling 465,000 of its current model year cars due to a fuel leak that poses a fire risk.

Major legislation still set for debate just days before session's end

With just a few days left until the official end of this year’s session lawmakers still have a few big pieces of legislation to take up.

Bidding begins for lunch with Warren Buffett

Bidding for the most expensive power lunch of the year kicked off Sunday evening, with investment guru Warren Buffett's annual effort to raise money for a poverty-fighting charity.

Swimmer swept over Yosemite waterfall

Park rangers will resume their search Monday for a teenage swimmer who was swept over a nearly 600-foot waterfall in California's Yosemite National Park over the weekend.

Southern California fire scorches 25,000 acres

A wind-whipped wildfire in Southern California grew to some 25,000 acres on Sunday as hundreds of homes remained under evacuation orders.

Death toll in Oklahoma rises to 16; hunt for 6 missing continues

Oklahoma had barely started clearing the rubble from a monstrous tornado two weeks ago when another rash of twisters plowed through this ill-fated swath of Tornado Alley.

Family of girl desperate for transplant says she can't wait for policy to change

The parents of a 10-year-old Pennsylvania girl who's been waiting more than a year for a lung transplant says the girl has essentially been "left to die."

Deadly MERS-CoV virus spreads to Italy

The sometimes deadly MERS-CoV virus has spread to Italy, the World Health Organization said in statements this weekend.

White Castle ferry closing June 28, drivers are outraged

Drivers who depend on the White Castle Ferry to go to work will soon have to miles out of their way to get around the river.