NEW ORLEANS >> Michael and Trudi Hardman had always talked about taking their six children to Disney World, and just a week before Thanksgiving, it seemed their "dream trip" was to be a reality.But just a little more than three hours after they took to the road Wednesday night, their SUV veered off a highway and rolled over in Louisiana, kill […]
By Cain Burdeau And Jamie Stengle The Associated Press
NEW YORK >> Taylor Swift is getting a special -- and new -- award from the American Music Awards.Dick Clark productions announced Friday that Swift would receive the Dick Clark Award for Excellence at Sunday's show.Swift is receiving the honor for her record-setting sales. Titled "1989," her fifth album that was released last month, beca […]
DETROIT >> Toyota is recalling nearly 423,000 Lexus luxury brand cars in the U.S. to fix fuel leaks that can cause fires.The recalls affect the 2006 to 2011 GS, 2007 to 2010 LS and the 2006 to 2011 IS models.Toyota says the cars' fuel lines have nickel phosphate plating to protect against corrosion.
ST. LOUIS >> The father of Michael Brown is making a plea for peace, regardless of whether the grand jury decides to charge the Ferguson police officer who fatally shot his unarmed son.Michael Brown Sr. has posted a video online saying that he, his family and the St. Louis region are still hurting.