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Alberta collisions increase, fatalities drop

EDMONTON – The Alberta government says although there were more collisions on the province’s roads in 2013 compared to the previous year, the overall fatality rate continues to decline. 72 more words


Family and friends grieve after young father killed in weekend crash

Messages of condolence have poured into the family of a father of two after friends and relatives learned he’d been killed in a crash early Saturday. 306 more words

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Recent Child Abuse Case Has Advocates Calling For Change

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Child advocates gathered for a noon rally Friday in the courtyard of the Allegheny County Courthouse.

“I’m sick and tired of seeing, reading, or hearing about innocent children being killed, or nearly killed by the very people who are supposed to be protecting them,” says Joanna Huss, a CYF Advisory Board member and mother of two children. 335 more words


Black males 21x more likely to die in police shootings than whites

A recent analysis of federal data on fatal police shootings by investigative non-profit ProPublica showed that young black males were 21 times more likely than their white peers to  263 more words


New York Wrongful Death Trial | New Upper East Side Crane Fall

New York wrongful death trial a new upper east crane fall. After a criminal discharge and a once-derailed wrongful death trial, a construction crane owner on Thursday again faced a civil trial in a crane collapse accident that killed two workers and helped spur new crane safety rules. 335 more words