Saturday, April 19 2014 9:02 PM EDT2014-04-20 01:02:31 GMT
Rescuers were digging through piles of snow and ice Saturday for four Sherpa guides buried on Mount Everest when an avalanche swept down the slopes and killed 12 other Nepalese guides in the deadliest disaster on...Full Story >
Search teams recovered a 13th body Saturday from the snow and ice covering a dangerous climbing pass on Mount Everest, where an avalanche a day earlier swept over a group of Sherpa guides in the deadliest disaster on the...Full Story >
Saturday, April 19 2014 8:42 PM EDT2014-04-20 00:42:24 GMT
The captain of the ferry that sank off South Korea, leaving more than 300 missing or dead, was arrested early Saturday on suspicion of negligence and abandoning people in need. Two crew members also were taken into...Full Story >
Divers recovered 13 bodies from inside a ferry that sank off South Korea, pushing the confirmed death toll to 46, officials said Sunday. The discovery came after rescuers finally gained access to the inside of the ship...Full Story >
A report of a possible deer poacher led to a dangerous chase through the streets of Sweet Home that destroyed three patrol cars and injured three officers.
It all started just before 9 p.m. Wednesday. Deputies were called to the area of 25700 Old Holley Rd. in Sweet Home to reports of a man in a pickup spotlighting deer.
The caller said he warned the man not to shoot the deer, but the suspect allegedly asked the caller if he should shoot him instead.
The first deputy on scene recognized the suspect as Joseph Williams, 34, a Sweet Home transient. The deputy asked Williams to remove the large hunting knife from his waistband, which he did, but the deputy said the man then tried to pick it back up and began yelling and cursing.
Williams then got into his pickup and sped away, according to deputies. The man's driver's license is suspended and he had a warrant for his arrest.
The deputy pursued Williams and got him to stop, but investigators said Williams then rapidly accelerated his pickup in reverse toward the patrol car, nearly hitting it before taking off again.
Three Sweet Home police officers and two additional Linn County deputies got involved. The chase raced through a residential area until deputies said Williams stopped his car in the middle of Third Street, threw his truck into reverse and smashed into a Sweet Home patrol car.
The patrol car was totaled and the officer suffered a sprained wrist.
The same situation then happened to another patrol car. The second car is also a total loss and the office suffered minor injuries.
Deputies said Williams pushed the second patrol car several hundred feet backward, causing it to collide with a sheriff's office vehicle.
The third car suffered moderate damage and the deputy driving it was not hurt.
Investigators said Williams kept on going and tried to back into another Sweet Home police car, but instead destroyed the back of a parked Honda Civic.
The chase continued on Elm Street, where deputies said Williams sideswiped yet another patrol car, caving in the driver's side door. The officer suffered cuts to his face from the broken window. The patrol car is another total loss.
Deputies said that crash, however, broke the steering mechanism in the suspect's truck, causing it to crash into a retaining wall.
Williams was finally arrested after deputies said he attempted to run away. He was not hurt and is facing charges including assaulting a police officer, attempting to elude police and reckless driving.
Additional charges are expected in this case.
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Friday, April 18 2014 9:07 PM EDT2014-04-19 01:07:55 GMT
An ailing Miley Cyrus has canceled her concert Tuesday night at Sprint Center.The notice came a matter of hours before she was scheduled to go on stage.A concert promoter tells KCTV5 that Cyrus is in theFull Story >
An ailing Miley Cyrus is no longer in a Kansas City hospital, but posted on her Twitter page Friday morning that she is "sick of waking up to needles." She has postponed the rest of her Bangerz concert tour. Full Story >
Thursday, April 17 2014 5:59 PM EDT2014-04-17 21:59:41 GMT
Many families celebrate the Easter season with a traditional egg hunt. The same is true for the Cincinnati Zoo's newest family. The Cincinnati Zoo's gorilla family - one-year-old Gladys, Jomo the silverback,Full Story >
Many families celebrate the Easter season with a traditional egg hunt. The same is true for the Cincinnati Zoo's newest family.Full Story >
Friday, April 18 2014 10:46 PM EDT2014-04-19 02:46:03 GMT
Clermont County Sheriffs are investigating after a man was killed in a lawn mower accident on Friday evening. Officers say the incident happened around 7:15 p.m. Friday at in the 1800 block of Route 52. AirFull Story >
Clermont County Sheriffs are investigating after a man was killed in a lawn mower accident on Friday evening.Full Story >
Thursday, April 10 2014 6:53 AM EDT2014-04-10 10:53:05 GMT
A Harrison County affidavit WLOX obtained said a young girl's diary detailed the relationship between former officer Patrick Klis and a 15-year-old girl. WLOX also found online pictures of Klis and a young girl.Full Story >
WLOX News has uncovered new details about what led investigators to arrest a Long Beach Police officer for three counts of sexual battery involving a minor. A Harrison County affidavit WLOX obtained said a young girl's diary detailed the relationship between former officer Patrick Klis and a 15-year-old girl. WLOX also found online pictures of Klis and a young girl.Full Story >
Saturday, April 19 2014 11:09 AM EDT2014-04-19 15:09:59 GMT
By The Associated Press Travelers at Asian airports have asked questions about the March 8 disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 while en route from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing. Here are...Full Story >
By The Associated Press Travelers at Asian airports have asked questions about the March 8 disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 while en route from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing. Here are some of...Full Story >