6 dead, 4 injured in Kentucky wreck

A fiery crash in Kentucky killed six people, including three children, and injured four others Thursday night more after a station wagon lost control on a busy highway, crossed the median and plowed head-on into a van, police said.

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Missing boy found in own basement back with mom

Police say Charlie Bothuell V was out of the hospital Thursday after being evaluated. He was found Wednesday in the multiple-unit condo where his father and stepmother live near downtown Detroit.

Golden Gate Bridge suicide barrier funding OK’d

The Golden Gate Bridge moved a big step closer to getting a suicide barrier after a $76 million funding package for a net system that would prevent people from jumping to their deaths was approved Friday.

Ex-US Sen. Howard Baker Jr. dies

Former Sen. Howard H. Baker Jr., a moderate Republican known as the politician who inquired what President Richard Nixon knew during the 1973 Senate Watergate hearings, has died. He was 88.

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GM preparing to recall 33,000 Chevy Cruze compacts

Spokesman Jim Cain says the cars were built with an incorrect part made by Japanese supplier Takata Corp. But he says the problem is different from another issue with Takata air bags.

Judge: People on no-fly list must have due process

More than a dozen Muslims sued after learning they were likely on the list — something the government still won’t confirm — and they found their only recourse was to fill out an online appeal form.

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15 medical professionals indicted in $25M scheme

Fifteen doctors, pharmacists and others medical professionals in Southern California have been charged in a $25 million workers’ compensation scam that prosecutors say was linked to the death of a baby.

9/11 museum counts 300K visitors since May opening

Organizers see it as a strong start for the ground zero museum, which had faced questions about its $24 ticket price. The attendance total has topped projections by about 5 percent since the institution opened to the public May 21 and to 9/11 survivors and victims’ relatives six days earlier, President Joe Daniels said.

Google shows off Android Auto, wearables

An Android update, wearable gadgets and so-called smart home devices are just some of the innovations Google is likely to show off at its two-day developer conference, which begins Wednesday in San Francisco.