News aggregator

Protesters quit Baghdad's Green Zone

BBC World News - 6 hours 19 min ago
Shia Muslim activists who occupied Iraq's parliament on Saturday begin to leave Baghdad's government district after a call by their leaders.
Categories: BBC World News

Wildfire at Shenandoah National Park fully contained

NBA - 6 hours 22 min ago

LURAY, Va. (AP) — Authorities say a fire that burned thousands of acres of land in Shenandoah National Park has been fully contained. The Washington Post reports that (http://wapo.st/1SzwvBc ) sections of Skyline Drive that were closed due to the blaze have been reopened. Authorities have also lifted a temporary flight restriction near the park. […]
Categories: Sports Center

Wildfire at Shenandoah National Park fully contained

Seattle Seahawks - 6 hours 22 min ago

LURAY, Va. (AP) — Authorities say a fire that burned thousands of acres of land in Shenandoah National Park has been fully contained. The Washington Post reports that (http://wapo.st/1SzwvBc ) sections of Skyline Drive that were closed due to the blaze have been reopened. Authorities have also lifted a temporary flight restriction near the park. […]
Categories: Sports Center

Wildfire at Shenandoah National Park fully contained

Seattle Times Headlines - 6 hours 22 min ago

LURAY, Va. (AP) — Authorities say a fire that burned thousands of acres of land in Shenandoah National Park has been fully contained. The Washington Post reports that (http://wapo.st/1SzwvBc ) sections of Skyline Drive that were closed due to the blaze have been reopened. Authorities have also lifted a temporary flight restriction near the park. […]

Elephants to perform for final time at Ringling Bros. circus

Yahoo! National News - 6 hours 23 min ago

Ringling Brothers Circus Retires Elephant ActPROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Elephants will perform for the last time at the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus on Sunday, as the show closes its own chapter on a controversial practice that has entertained audiences since circuses began in America two centuries ago.


Wildfire at Shenandoah National Park fully contained

Yahoo! National News - 6 hours 24 min ago
LURAY, Va. (AP) — Authorities say a fire that burned thousands of acres of land in Shenandoah National Park has been fully contained.

VIDEO: Beaten, declawed but finally in sanctuary

BBC World News - 6 hours 25 min ago
Lions rescued from circuses in Colombia and Peru have been released at Emoya Big Cat Sanctuary in South Africa.
Categories: BBC World News

Did woman sway boy to kill his dad? Court raises doubts

Yahoo! National News - 6 hours 34 min ago
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — The paramedics who looked at Robert Breininger's lifeless body in his twin bed suspected right away that whatever happened didn't match the story being told by his 10-year-old son.

Commissioner: Boy shot by Baltimore police won’t be charged

NBA - 6 hours 35 min ago

BALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore’s Police commissioner says a 13-year-old who was holding a BB gun when he was shot by an officer will not be charged with a crime. Authorities said the boy was shot in the shoulder and leg by a plainclothes officer Wednesday after turning toward officers while holding a BB gun that […]
Categories: Sports Center

Commissioner: Boy shot by Baltimore police won’t be charged

Seattle Seahawks - 6 hours 35 min ago

BALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore’s Police commissioner says a 13-year-old who was holding a BB gun when he was shot by an officer will not be charged with a crime. Authorities said the boy was shot in the shoulder and leg by a plainclothes officer Wednesday after turning toward officers while holding a BB gun that […]
Categories: Sports Center

Commissioner: Boy shot by Baltimore police won’t be charged

Seattle Times Headlines - 6 hours 35 min ago

BALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore’s Police commissioner says a 13-year-old who was holding a BB gun when he was shot by an officer will not be charged with a crime. Authorities said the boy was shot in the shoulder and leg by a plainclothes officer Wednesday after turning toward officers while holding a BB gun that […]

North Korea: The limits of small talk in Pyongyang

BBC World News - 6 hours 36 min ago
A little less conversation in North Korea
Categories: BBC World News

Commissioner: Boy shot by Baltimore police won't be charged

Yahoo! National News - 6 hours 37 min ago
BALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore's Police commissioner says a 13-year-old who was holding a BB gun when he was shot by an officer will not be charged with a crime.

Police: Gun-wielding man fatally shot by Florida officers

NBA - 6 hours 44 min ago

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Police say two officers fatally shot a man carrying a gun after he ignored orders to drop the weapon. Orlando Police Sgt. Wanda Miglio said in a news release that officers responded early Sunday to reports of a man wearing dark clothes and carrying a “chrome firearm.” The officers made contact […]
Categories: Sports Center

Police: Gun-wielding man fatally shot by Florida officers

Seattle Seahawks - 6 hours 44 min ago

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Police say two officers fatally shot a man carrying a gun after he ignored orders to drop the weapon. Orlando Police Sgt. Wanda Miglio said in a news release that officers responded early Sunday to reports of a man wearing dark clothes and carrying a “chrome firearm.” The officers made contact […]
Categories: Sports Center

Police: Gun-wielding man fatally shot by Florida officers

Seattle Times Headlines - 6 hours 44 min ago

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Police say two officers fatally shot a man carrying a gun after he ignored orders to drop the weapon. Orlando Police Sgt. Wanda Miglio said in a news release that officers responded early Sunday to reports of a man wearing dark clothes and carrying a “chrome firearm.” The officers made contact […]

Police: Gun-wielding man fatally shot by Florida officers

Yahoo! National News - 6 hours 46 min ago
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Police say two officers fatally shot a man carrying a gun after he ignored orders to drop the weapon.

Obama's daughter Malia to go to Harvard

BBC World News - 6 hours 51 min ago
US President Barack Obama's elder daughter Malia will attend Harvard University in 2017, after taking a gap year.
Categories: BBC World News

Malia Obama headed to Harvard, will take gap year first

Yahoo! National News - 6 hours 51 min ago

U.S. President Barack Obama and his daughter Malia walk from Marine One to board Air Force One upon their departure from O'Hare Airport in ChicagoU.S. President Barack Obama's eldest daughter Malia will attend Harvard University in the fall of 2017 after taking a year off from studies following her high school graduation this spring, the White House said on Sunday. "Malia will take a gap year before beginning school," a White House statement said, breaking a months-long silence about Malia's college search. Both her parents attended Harvard Law School.


‘Jungle Book’ rules box office again; ‘Civil War’ looms

NBA - 6 hours 51 min ago

NEW YORK (AP) — Disney’s “The Jungle Book” trounced a handful of underperforming new releases to rule the box office for a third consecutive week, while next week’s certain champ, “Captain America: Civil War,” began setting records overseas. Jon Favreau’s live-action Rudyard Kipling adaptation earned $42.4 million in its third week at North American theaters, […]
Categories: Sports Center