North Webster, Ind.
sCHOOL BUSES CRASH, INJURING MORE THAN 50
A school bus slammed into the back of another one Wednesday afternoon, setting off a chain-reaction crash involving four buses in northern Indiana, leaving about 50 middle and high students with non-serious injuries and one driver seriously injured. The crash hurt 55 people, including three of the four bus drivers, Kosciusko County Sheriff's Department Sgt. Chad Hill said.
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Anthony Weiner says he's running for mayor. With a YouTube video posted late Tuesday, Weiner embarked on an audacious comeback quest, hoping to go from politician whose tweeted crotch shot was emblazoned on the nation's consciousness to leader of America's biggest city.
Spokane, wash.: A 37-year-old man was arrested Wednesday after a pair of letters containing the deadly poison ricin were discovered in Washington state last week. A grand jury indictment accuses Matthew Ryan Buquet of mailing a threatening communication to U.S. District Judge Fred Van Sickle on May 14.
Iran: International nuclear inspectors reported Wednesday that Iran had increased its nuclear production while negotiations with the West dragged on this spring, but suggested Tehran had not gone past the "red line" Israel's leaders have declared could incite military action.
Katmandu, Nepal: A Nepalese official says 80-year-old Japanese mountaineer Yuichiro Miura has become the oldest man to reach the top of Mount Everest. Miura, who also conquered the 29,035-foot peak when he was 70 and 75, reached the summit this morning, according to his support team in Tokyo. Miura called them to report the news.