Jun 09 2017
In addition to one fatality, four to five were critically injured, while 10 were said to be "walking wounded".
First responders tend to a female victim from a deadly vehicle-bus collision near Atlanta on Thu., June 8, 2017.
The bus, carrying student missionaries of a church, crashed around 3:30 p.m. local time along Camp Creek Parkway of the city, multiple news outlets cited police sources as saying. Firetrucks and ambulances swarmed the area as traffic came to a standstill on the busy bypass.
At Grady Memorial Hospital downtown, officials there said they are treating four patients in critical condition.
Madison County Commissioner Phil Vandiver's wife and son were on the bus. The church said it was carrying adults and high school students in grades 11 and 12.
Reporters on scene said people were loaded onto stretchers and one person was trapped in the bus.
Halep advances to French Open quarterfinals
It's not like you're going to get it for free. "I stayed there until the end, even if I was a little bit upset during the match". Adding to that, in his Grand Slam career, Kevin Anderson has saved 65.6% of the break points he has faced.
Nebraska girl's soccer team disqualified because she 'looks like a boy'
And Billie Jean King, once a top women's tennis player, tweeted , "Mili, continue to be yourself, dream big and go for it. "Listing a male player on a girls team roster is a violation of state and tournament rules", said the soccer club.
Warriors defeat Cavaliers to take 2-0 lead in NBA Finals
After struggling a bit in a four-game sweep of in in the first round, Cleveland turned it on against Toronto and Boston. Cavaliers: Tristan Thompson scored his first points of the series on a driving dunk midway through the first quarter.
11Alive spoke with one couple who said their niece was involved in the wreck and they hurried to the hospital to be by her side. Grady officials say other hospitals in the area - Atlanta Medical Center and Southern Regional Medical Center - also received patients but they didn't know how many.
The church posted the following message on Facebook, "PRAY!"
A church bus has crashed in the Atlanta area, leaving several people injured.
"PRAY! One of the buses with the student ministry mission had an accident on the way to the Atlanta airport". "That's all we know right now, we're trying to get more information".
The post says there are "several serious injuries" but did not provide further details. "He was rather shook", he said of his son.
The National Transportation Safety Board will lead the investigation into the crash, he said.
Jun 08 2017
German music festival evacuated over terror threat
Set up for day 2 of Rock am Ring has commenced and the program is going to be resumed in the early afternoon. The incredibly disciplined fans deserve all our respect and gratitude.
Jun 08 2017
Deaf singer amazes crowd, blows judges away on 'America's Got Talent'
The 29-year-old took the stage as her interpreter stood next to the judges, translating what they were saying into sign language. At the end of her performance, which received a standing ovation, Cowell lavished Harvey with praise. "It was incredible.
Jun 08 2017
Putin warns no one would survive nuclear war between Russia, US
Stone met with the Kremlin leader for his documentary called, " The Putin Interviews ", Bloomberg reported . Chechnya have rounded up, tortured and even murdered individuals who are believed to be gay".
Jun 08 2017
United States report warns of China military development overseas
That region accounted for $9 billion of the more than $20 billion in Chinese arms exports from 2011 to 2015. The South Asian country is already a major destination for Chinese arms, the report said.
Jun 07 2017
Spicer won't say whether Trump has confidence in Sessions
Trump's Twitter usage has been a cornerstone of his presidency, offering a window into his thinking, sometimes at the expense of his administration's messaging.
Jun 07 2017
Backed Syrian Fighters Launch Offensive On Raqqa
The monitor recorded the coalition's deadliest month for Syrian civilians between April 23 and May 23, with 225 civilians killed. But a showdown for the city itself will prove a major test for the coalition, with the potential for high civilian casualties.
Jun 07 2017
Can't resist texting while driving? Apple wants to make you stop
The new 10.5-inch iPad Pro will start at $649 in the US and be available in silver, space gray, gold and rose gold colors. As you might expect from a keynote that stretched well past two hours, iOS 11 was allocated a fair amount of stage time.
Jun 06 2017
Grande returns to Manchester to honor victims with benefit
Grande enlisted some of music's biggest names for the benefit concert, including Justin Bieber , Katy Perry and Liam Gallagher .
Jun 04 2017
Mickelson to miss US Open for daughter's graduation
Mickelson, a 42-time PGA TOUR victor , five-time major victor and six-time U.S. Phil Mickelson will miss the US Open to attend his daughter's graduation.
Jun 04 2017
London Bridge Closed Following Reports That Vehicle Plowed Into Pedestrians
MARTIN: In a minute, I'm going to ask you to tell us about the area, about central London, for people who aren't familiar with it. Police treated injured on the bridge, buildings in the area were evacuated and subway stations in the area shut down.
Jun 08 20178 dead as storm brings rain to drought-hit Cape Town
Jun 08 2017Envoy Haley says US won't let the UN 'bully' Israel anymore
Jun 08 2017Senators to ask about Trump pushback on Russia investigation
Jun 08 2017Sher Bahadur Deuba elected Nepal's prime minister for fourth time
Jun 07 2017London mayor tells AP he doesn't care about Trump tweets
Jun 07 2017Critics say Trump tweets may undercut legal case
Jun 07 2017England reach ICC Champions Trophy semi-finals with victory over New Zealand
Jun 06 2017Russian agents 'hacked USA voting system manufacturer before election'
Jun 06 2017Hamm extends invitation to girl humiliated at youth tournament
Jun 05 2017Vladimir Putin wonders if US hackers framed Russian Federation during presidential election
Jun 09 2017Child found in IL garage may have been killed in 2013
Jun 08 2017Cosby accuser to resume testimony in sex assault trial
Jun 08 2017U2 just announced they're coming to St. Louis
Jun 07 2017Vijay Mallya attends charity ball hosted by Virat Kohli in London
Jun 07 2017Burling up-beat after Team NZ capsize
Jun 07 2017Tim Cook Says Apple Is Working With UK In Terror Investigations
Jun 07 2017Apple teases 'seriously badass' iMac Pro and other new Macs at WWDC
Jun 06 2017Ravens Sign Cornerback Al-Hajj Shabazz
Jun 06 2017Goldman Sachs USD2.8 Bn Venezuelan bonds purchase creates uproar
Jun 05 2017Trump wants fair deal for Americans under Paris agreement: WH
Jun 04 2017China's Li appeals to Germany for help with certifying C919 jet
Jun 04 2017Horgan urges Clark to recall legislature, citing softwood, drug crisis