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Death toll in California balcony collapse rises to six: local media

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 06/17/2015 - 00:43
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - The death toll from an apartment balcony collapse on Tuesday in Berkeley, California, has risen to six, the San Francisco Chronicle and other local media reported.

Egyptian Court Confirms Death Sentence for Ousted President Morsi

New York Times Headlines - Wed, 06/17/2015 - 00:40
Mohamed Morsi’s sentence was among more than 100 handed down last month by the same court after two sweeping mass trials.







Families brave the heat at graduation ceremony

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 06/17/2015 - 00:40

Families brave the heat at graduation ceremonyThousands of Philadelphia students were dismissed at noon on Tuesday because of the heat, but several high schools still held their graduation ceremonies.


Top al-Qaeda commander confirmed dead

BBC World News - Wed, 06/17/2015 - 00:40
Al-Qaeda confirms that a key commander - Nasser al-Wuhayshi, who headed Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula - has been killed in a US drone strike in Yemen.
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Las Vegas mogul Kirk Kerkorian dies

BBC World News - Wed, 06/17/2015 - 00:35
Kirk Kerkorian, the veteran US businessman who made billions in the hospitality and entertainment industries in Las Vegas, dies at the age of 98.
Categories: BBC World News

Embraer to add airplane seat plant in Florida expansion

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 06/17/2015 - 00:33
Brazilian aircraft maker Embraer SA will build an airplane seat plant in Titusville, Florida, expanding its facilities in a region hit hard by the shutdown of NASA's space shuttle program four years ago, officials said on Monday. The facility, due to open in the second half of 2016, will be run by a California-based company Embraer has acquired and renamed Embraer Aero Seating Technologies. Located just west of NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Central Florida, the new plant will make high-end seats for Embraer's Phenom 100 and Phenom 300 business jets, which are assembled in nearby Melbourne, Florida, company spokeswoman Alyssa Ten Eyck said.

PHOTOS: Suspects arrested in Delaware prostitution bust

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 06/17/2015 - 00:31

 Suspects arrested in Delaware prostitution bustAuthorities in Delaware have announced 28 arrests in connection with a joint operation targeting prostitution in New Castle County.


Clarkson's final Top Gear scheduled

BBC World News - Wed, 06/17/2015 - 00:28
Jeremy Clarkson's final appearance on Top Gear will be shown on 28 June, it is announced.
Categories: BBC World News

Your Tuesday Briefing

New York Times Headlines - Wed, 06/17/2015 - 00:22
Here’s what you need to know to start your day.







Suspect in Arkansas air base shooting has no terror ties: authorities

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 06/17/2015 - 00:21
The suspect in the Monday incident was identified as Larry McElroy and a search of his home and vehicle for explosives turned up negative, the task force investigating the case said in a statement. "There was no apparent motive nor any ties to terrorism," said the group that include the Federal Bureau of Investigation, local police, the U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, and the Little Rock Air Force Office of Special Investigations. The suspect was brandishing a rifle and it appears may have lost control of his car as it approached the gate, Air Force officials said.

I-5 closing in both directions in Mount Vernon at 10 a.m.

NBA - Wed, 06/17/2015 - 00:18
Interstate 5 will close between Mount Vernon and Burlington to remove a Puget Sound Energy power cable that’s at risk of falling onto the freeway.
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I-5 closing in both directions in Mount Vernon at 10 a.m.

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 06/17/2015 - 00:18
Interstate 5 will close between Mount Vernon and Burlington to remove a Puget Sound Energy power cable that’s at risk of falling onto the freeway.
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I-5 closing in both directions in Mount Vernon at 10 a.m.

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 06/17/2015 - 00:18
Interstate 5 will close between Mount Vernon and Burlington to remove a Puget Sound Energy power cable that’s at risk of falling onto the freeway.

Kurds deal IS 'biggest setback yet'

BBC World News - Wed, 06/17/2015 - 00:17
Syrian Kurds say they are securing the border city of Tal Abyad after seizing it from IS, in what activists say is the militants' biggest setback.
Categories: BBC World News

Third suspect indicted in attack on Texas 'Draw Mohammed' event

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 06/17/2015 - 00:15

Police officer guards an area at the Autumn Ridge apartment complex which had been searched by investigators in PhoenixA federal grand jury has indicted an Arizona man on conspiracy and weapons charges for aiding two gunmen in an attack on an event in Texas to draw the Prophet Mohammed in May, court papers showed on Tuesday. Abdul Malik Abdul Kareem, also known as Decarus Thomas, was indicted on three counts of aiding in the attack in the Dallas suburb of Garland, according to the court papers. Roommates Elton Simpson and Nadir Soofi of Phoenix were killed by Garland police after they opened fire with assault rifles outside the cartoon drawing event.


Photos of the Day: June 16, 2015

NBA - Wed, 06/17/2015 - 00:14
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Photos of the Day: June 16, 2015

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 06/17/2015 - 00:14
Explore the news of the day with these images from around the world.
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Photos of the Day: June 16, 2015

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 06/17/2015 - 00:14
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Russia 'to boost nuclear arsenal'

BBC World News - Wed, 06/17/2015 - 00:12
President Putin says Russia will put more than 40 intercontinental ballistic missiles into service this year - Nato says it is "dangerous sabre-rattling".
Categories: BBC World News

All clear after evacuations at 2 U.S. Naval facilities

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 06/17/2015 - 00:09

All clear after evacuations at 2 Navy facilities in PhiladelphiaThe all clear has been given after U.S. Naval facilities in both Northeast and South Philadelphia were evacuated due to an unspecified threat.