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Eurovision Song Contest finally gets a US TV home at Logo

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 05/14/2016 - 04:51

LOS ANGELES (AP) — America’s trade deficit will rise Saturday, but it’s a good thing: After 60 years, the Eurovision Song Contest finally is being imported for U.S. viewers. It’s mind-boggling that a contest that gave the world ABBA and Julio Iglesias took so long to get an American home — almost as startling as […]

Eurovision Song Contest finally gets a US TV home at Logo

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 05/14/2016 - 04:51

LOS ANGELES (AP) — America’s trade deficit will rise Saturday, but it’s a good thing: After 60 years, the Eurovision Song Contest finally is being imported for U.S. viewers. It’s mind-boggling that a contest that gave the world ABBA and Julio Iglesias took so long to get an American home — almost as startling as […]

Black bear spotted in a Philadelphia park

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 05/14/2016 - 04:51

Black bear spotted in a Philadelphia parkA black bear was spotted in a Philadelphia park on Friday morning.


'Sister Wives' to appeal polygamy ruling to US Supreme Court

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 05/14/2016 - 04:50
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The polygamous family from TV's "Sister Wives" will take their fight to legalize polygamy to the U.S. Supreme Court, their lawyer said on Friday.

'Sister Wives' to appeal polygamy ruling to US Supreme Court

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 05/14/2016 - 04:50
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The polygamous family from TV's "Sister Wives" will take their fight to legalize polygamy to the U.S. Supreme Court, their lawyer said on Friday.

James McAvoy and Anne-Marie Duff announce divorce

NBA - Sat, 05/14/2016 - 04:49

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Actors James McAvoy and Anne-Marie Duff are ending their nearly 10-year marriage. The couple released a joint statement Friday announcing their divorce and commitment to co-parenting their five-year-old son. McAvoy, 37, stars in “X-Men: Apocalypse,” opening later this month. Duff, 45, is a regular on the Showtime show “Shameless.” The couple […]
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James McAvoy and Anne-Marie Duff announce divorce

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 05/14/2016 - 04:49

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Actors James McAvoy and Anne-Marie Duff are ending their nearly 10-year marriage. The couple released a joint statement Friday announcing their divorce and commitment to co-parenting their five-year-old son. McAvoy, 37, stars in “X-Men: Apocalypse,” opening later this month. Duff, 45, is a regular on the Showtime show “Shameless.” The couple […]
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James McAvoy and Anne-Marie Duff announce divorce

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 05/14/2016 - 04:49

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Actors James McAvoy and Anne-Marie Duff are ending their nearly 10-year marriage. The couple released a joint statement Friday announcing their divorce and commitment to co-parenting their five-year-old son. McAvoy, 37, stars in “X-Men: Apocalypse,” opening later this month. Duff, 45, is a regular on the Showtime show “Shameless.” The couple […]

James McAvoy and Anne-Marie Duff announce divorce

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 05/14/2016 - 04:49

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Actors James McAvoy and Anne-Marie Duff are ending their nearly 10-year marriage. The couple released a joint statement Friday announcing their divorce and commitment to co-parenting their five-year-old son. McAvoy, 37, stars in “X-Men: Apocalypse,” opening later this month. Duff, 45, is a regular on the Showtime show “Shameless.” The couple […]

Assault case dismissed against north Alabama police officer

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 05/14/2016 - 04:49

FILE - In this Sept. 1, 2015 file photo, former Madison, Ala. police officer Eric Sloan Parker walks into a federal courthouse in Huntsville, Ala. A judge has dismissed state charges against Parker who was accused of assaulting an Indian man during a suspicious person investigation. Limestone County District Judge Douglas Patterson dismissed the case against Parker on Thursday, May 12, 2016. Parker was recorded slamming Sureshbhai Patel to the ground in February 2015. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson, File)BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — A judge has dismissed state charges against a north Alabama police officer accused of assaulting an Indian man during a suspicious person investigation.


Hacker blamed for racy photo on Alabama digital billboards

NBA - Sat, 05/14/2016 - 04:48

ENTERPRISE, Ala. (AP) — The owner of a digital billboard company is blaming a hacker for posting a large, lewd photo on the company’s roadside signs in Alabama. Rush-hour commuters in the city of Enterprise got an eyeful of the sexually suggestive image Friday morning. The Enterprise Ledger reports (http://bit.ly/24QzRUL) that Bill Durden, who owns […]
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Hacker blamed for racy photo on Alabama digital billboards

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 05/14/2016 - 04:48

ENTERPRISE, Ala. (AP) — The owner of a digital billboard company is blaming a hacker for posting a large, lewd photo on the company’s roadside signs in Alabama. Rush-hour commuters in the city of Enterprise got an eyeful of the sexually suggestive image Friday morning. The Enterprise Ledger reports (http://bit.ly/24QzRUL) that Bill Durden, who owns […]
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Hacker blamed for racy photo on Alabama digital billboards

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 05/14/2016 - 04:48

ENTERPRISE, Ala. (AP) — The owner of a digital billboard company is blaming a hacker for posting a large, lewd photo on the company’s roadside signs in Alabama. Rush-hour commuters in the city of Enterprise got an eyeful of the sexually suggestive image Friday morning. The Enterprise Ledger reports (http://bit.ly/24QzRUL) that Bill Durden, who owns […]

Hacker blamed for racy photo on Alabama digital billboards

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 05/14/2016 - 04:48

ENTERPRISE, Ala. (AP) — The owner of a digital billboard company is blaming a hacker for posting a large, lewd photo on the company’s roadside signs in Alabama. Rush-hour commuters in the city of Enterprise got an eyeful of the sexually suggestive image Friday morning. The Enterprise Ledger reports (http://bit.ly/24QzRUL) that Bill Durden, who owns […]

Hacker blamed for racy photo on Alabama digital billboards

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 05/14/2016 - 04:47
ENTERPRISE, Ala. (AP) — The owner of a digital billboard company is blaming a hacker for posting a large, lewd photo on the company's roadside signs in Alabama.

Former Navy instructor walks out of hearing on indecent acts

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 05/14/2016 - 04:46
QUANTICO, Va. (AP) — A former Naval Academy instructor facing a possible court-martial after a newspaper uncovered new evidence related to his convictions for indecent acts with female midshipmen walked out of his own preliminary hearing Friday.

Report: Flint's high water bills may double in next 5 years

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 05/14/2016 - 04:44
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A report released Friday suggests that Flint residents' pricey water bills could double in the next five years due to several factors, even though the state has pledged aid amid the city's ongoing lead-tainted water crisis.

The Latest: Attempted murder charges filed in cops' shooting

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 05/14/2016 - 04:39

Police stand guard as the search continues for a suspect who shot two police officers overnight Friday, May 13, 2016, in Manchester, N.H. Authorities say the officers were shot early in the morning and are recovering at hospitals. (AP Photo/Jim Cole)MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — The Latest on a manhunt for an armed suspect after two police officers were shot in Manchester, New Hampshire (all times local):


AccuWeather: Clouds, Showers, A T'Storm Today

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 05/14/2016 - 04:39

 Clouds, Showers, A T'Storm TodayMeteorologist Melissa Magee says more showers and thunderstorms are possible on Saturday afternoon. Sunday looks dry, but cooler.


Air Force general becomes first woman to lead combatant command

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 05/14/2016 - 04:34

U.S. Air Force Gen. Lori Robinson, Pacific Air Forces commander, addresses Airmen at Andersen Air Force Base, GuamBy Idrees Ali WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Air Force General Lori Robinson took charge of the U.S. military’s Northern Command on Friday, becoming the first woman to head a U.S. combatant command. The position is one of the most senior in the U.S. military and makes Robinson, who previously led U.S. air forces in the Pacific, the top general overseeing activities in North America and holding responsibility for homeland defense. The U.S. military last year moved to open up all combat roles to women, a historic step striking down gender barriers in the armed forces.