Accidents and disasters
MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) — Witnesses say two explosions blasted a crowded marketplace in northeastern Maiduguri city, and many are feared killed and wounded in the birthplace of Nigeria's Boko Haram terrorist network.
Survivors say bloodied people are screaming for help and some people were blown apart.
NORTHFIELD, Minn. (AP) — Three college students and members of one of the nation's top Ultimate Frisbee teams were killed when a semitrailer truck slammed into their SUV after it spun into the wrong lane on an icy Minnesota highway.
BERLIN (AP) — A rescue helicopter has crashed during a training flight off Germany's Baltic Sea coast, killing three people.
The aicraft's operator, DRF Luftrettung, said Saturday that one person on board survived the crash and was being treated at a hospital.
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Police say an elderly couple is missing and an 8-year-old boy has been rescued after an avalanche destroyed a house in the western Montana city of Missoula.
Police Sgt. Travis Welsh says the boy was taken to a hospital after the Friday avalanche, but his condition wasn't known.
HONOLULU (AP) — The family of one of the women who died in a fiery plane crash on Lanai Island says she was originally from Canada and pursued a longtime dream to live in Hawaii.