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UN resolution: Refer North Korea to criminal court

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 06:38
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The European Union and Japan are encouraging the U.N. Security Council to follow the recommendations of a groundbreaking inquiry into North Korea's human rights and refer the country's situation to the International Criminal Court.

State: Ebola test negative for North Texas deputy

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 06:36

FILE - In this Oct. 5, 2014 file photo, hazardous material cleaners disinfectant their personal protective equipment after working in the apartment where Thomas Eric Duncan, the Ebola patient who traveled from Liberia to Dallas, stayed last week, in Dallas. The Homeland Security Department has ordered agents at airports and other ports of entry to observe everyone coming into the United States for potential signs of Ebola infection, officials said Wednesday. Homeland Security Deputy Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas said Customs and Border Protection agents are also handing out factsheets to travelers with details of what symptoms to look for and directions to call a doctor if they become sick within 21 days. (AP Photo/LM Otero, File)DALLAS (AP) — State health officials say the Dallas County sheriff's deputy who exhibited symptoms of Ebola has tested negative for the disease.


Infectious Disease Conference focuses on Ebola, Enterovirus D-68

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 06:31

Infectious Disease Conference focuses on Ebola, Enterovirus D-68The Infectious Disease Conference is in Philadelphia, bringing together top experts, many of whom are on the front line fighting Ebola and investigating Enterovirus D-68.


Police pepper spray N.C. teen inside his own home after he's mistaken for burglar

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 06:25

Police pepper spray N.C. teen inside his own home after he's mistaken for burglarA Wake County family says their foster child was racially profiled and pepper-sprayed inside their own home.


Man stabs neighbor in bed, threatens children in Southwest Philadelphia

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 06:25

Man stabs neighbor in bed, threatens children in Southwest PhiladelphiaA Southwest Philadelphia man says he woke up Thursday morning to find his neighbor stabbing him in his back.


Indiana college gives pizza deliverer $1,200 tip

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 06:25
MARION, Ind. (AP) — A pizza delivery driver has a lot to show for a run to Indiana Wesleyan University.

Art Review: ‘Henri Matisse: The Cut-Outs,’ a Victory Lap at MoMA

New York Times Headlines - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 06:25
“Henri Matisse: The Cut-Outs,” at the Museum of Modern Art, presents about 100 painted-paper works, produced during a difficult era for the artist.






Ruling against Navajo candidate in language case

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 06:23

Navajo presidential candidate Chris Deschene speaks to supporters on Oct. 9, 2014, in Window Rock, Arizona. A tribal court was holding a hearing to determine whether Deschene meets qualifications for the tribe's top elected post. (AP Photo/Felicia Fonseca)WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. (AP) — A candidate for tribal president on the nation's largest Indian reservation could be removed from the ballot just weeks before the election after he refused to show whether he is fluent in Navajo as required by tribal law.


Years after shooting, ex-U.S. Marine gets $10 fine in 'unprecedented' case

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 06:20
By Joseph Ax NEW YORK (Reuters) - For two years, a U.S. judge railed against what she called the "unprecedented" civilian prosecution of a former Marine corporal for lying to military investigators about an accidental shooting in Iraq. On Thursday, U.S. District Judge Colleen McMahon in New York rendered her final judgment of what the case was really worth - $10. That was the fine she imposed on the former U.S. Marine, Wilfredo Santiago, for his conviction on one count of making false statements. He was not charged with the shooting itself, which left a Navy corpsman partially blind. ...

Four anti-Islamic State Kurds arrested entering U.S. from Mexico

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 06:19
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Homeland Security chief on Thursday presented evidence countering statements from conservative lawmakers that members of the Islamic State, which is the target of a U.S.-led air campaign in Iraq and Syria, had been caught entering America. Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson said four members of a Kurdish group that opposes Islamic State were arrested last month trying to enter the United States illegally from Mexico. He said investigators had determined the four were members of the Kurdistan Workers' Party, known as the PKK. ...

VIDEO: A 4,500-mile trek to reach squalid camp

BBC World News - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 06:18
As war and economic crises engulf nations around the world, migrants flee in search of a better life.
Categories: BBC World News

Report: Amazon to open brick-and-mortar store

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 06:16
Amazon is planning to open its first physical store, in Manhattan, The Wall Street Journal reported.

VIDEO: Is #MyCleanIndia really going viral?

BBC World News - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 06:13
Are Indians taking up PM Modi's clean-up challenge?
Categories: BBC World News

Indiana newlyweds die in apparent murder-suicide

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 06:13
An Indiana couple was found dead in an apparent murder-suicide only hours after they were married, authorities say.

Three U.S. soldiers in Texas charged with smuggling immigrants

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 06:12
By Jim Forsyth SAN ANTONIO (Reuters) - Three soldiers at the Fort Hood Army post in central Texas were arrested on Thursday on charges of smuggling immigrants into the United States while dressed in their military uniforms.     The three were identified by U.S. immigration officials as Eric Rodriguez, 20, Brandon Robbins, 20, and Christopher Wix, 21. Lawyers for the men were not immediately available for comment. An indictment unsealed today in Brownsville on Thursday said Rodriguez was arrested on Sept. 11 at a Border Patrol checkpoint in the south Texas town of Sarita. ...

Dairy Queen latest to suffer customer card hack

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 06:12

Dairy Queen latest to suffer customer card hackIce cream and fast food chain Dairy Queen is the latest retailer to reveal a hack of its customer data.


'Bucket list' finished, boy dies hours after birth

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 06:07
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A couple who say they carried out a "bucket list" of trips for their unborn son, who suffered from a fatal condition, say they feel blessed he could spend his brief life with people who loved him.

Student sent home over leggings

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 06:01

Student sent home over leggingsA Delaware family is upset after their teenage daughter was sent home Wednesday because of her outfit.


Police: 2 flamingos die after bungled frat prank

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 06:01
Police say a Mississippi college student has been arrested after bungled prank led to the deaths of two Chilean flamingos at the Hattiesburg Zoo.