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(RNN) - A bridge in Washington has collapsed and at least two cars are in the water, according to KING 5 TV out of Seattle. The bridge is part of Interstate 5. There is no word on injuries. Copyright 2013More >>
A photo from the scene showed a man sitting on top of his car, which was partially submerged.More >>
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The man at the center of an Autauga County manhunt in January, and again in May, was taken into custody late Thursday night by authorities.Autauga County Chief Deputy Joe Sedinger confirms that suspectMore >>
The man at the center of an Autauga County manhunt in January and again in May was taken into custody late Thursday night by authorities.More >>
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Antibiotic-resistant bacteria can be difficult to detect, and survival depends on a quick diagnosis and treatment. However, an Auburn University research team has created a test using a biosensor thatMore >>
Antibiotic-resistant bacteria can be difficult to detect, and survival depends on a quick diagnosis and treatment.
However, an Auburn University research team has created a test using a biosensor that will help doctors go from hours to minutes in identifying super bacteria like MRSA, a type of staph bacteria that can cause deadly skin infections.More >>
Thursday, May 23 2013 9:59 PM EDT2013-05-24 01:59:46 GMT
A train derailed at least 13 cars at Bear Creek, shutting down roads and causing a nearby school to evacuate. More >>
A train derailed at least 13 cars at Bear Creek, shutting down roads and causing a nearby school to evacuate.More >>
WASHINGTON, D.C. -
Vice President Joe Biden is
hearing personal stories of gun violence from representatives of victims groups
and gun-safety organizations as he works on the Obama administration's response
to the shooting at a Connecticut elementary school.
Biden's meeting Wednesday is part of a series
he's holding this week to build consensus around proposals to curb gun violence
after the Dec. 14 shooting in Newtown, Conn., in which 20 school children were
He told participants that he and President
Barack Obama are determined to act.
"The president is going to act. Executive orders, executive action, can
be taken," Biden told reporters before meetings with groups representing
survivors of mass shootings. "We haven't decided what this is yet, but
we're compiling it all with the help of the attorney general and all the
rest of the Cabinet members."
Legislative action also is needed, Biden said.
"I'm convinced we can
affect the well-being of millions of Americans, and take thousands of
people out of harm's way, if we act responsibly," he said.
Participants included the Brady Campaign to
End Gun Violence and groups from Arizona, Illinois and Wisconsin. Also present
were two survivors of the Virginia Tech shooting.
has asked Biden to deliver policy proposal by the end of the month.