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Cops: Manslaughter charge for teen who encouraged pal to die

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 02/27/2015 - 22:59
NEW BEDFORD, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts high school honor roll student accused of encouraging a friend to commit suicide has been charged with involuntary manslaughter.

10 Things to Know for Today

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 02/27/2015 - 22:58

A prototype of a baby box, where parents could surrender their newborns anonymously, is shown outside the fire station in Woodburn, Ind., Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015. The box is actually a newborn incubator, or baby box, and it could be showing up soon at Indiana hospitals, fire stations, churches and other selected sites under legislation that would give mothers in crisis a way to surrender their children safely and anonymously. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:


Eight dead in multiple Missouri killings including suspect: police

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 02/27/2015 - 22:55
(Reuters) - Seven people were found dead in four residences in a southern Missouri small town and the suspected killer was found dead in a vehicle nearby from an apparently self-inflicted gunshot wound, the Missouri State Highway Patrol said on Friday. Authorities found the body of an elderly woman in another residence who appeared to have died from natural causes, the state highway patrol said. One wounded person found at a residence was taken to a nearby hospital, the patrol said.

Mistrial declared for LAPD officer accused in deadly arrest

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 02/27/2015 - 22:53
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A mistrial has been declared for a Los Angeles police officer accused of repeatedly kicking a handcuffed woman who later died.

Avijit Roy, Bangladeshi-American Writer, Is Killed by Machete-Wielding Assailants

New York Times Headlines - Fri, 02/27/2015 - 22:49
Avijit Roy was leaving a book fair in the Bangladeshi capital when he was attacked, the police said. His wife was in critical condition from a blow to the head.






Study: Smokers may tap into multiple sources for nicotine

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 02/27/2015 - 22:48

FILE - In this Feb. 20, 2014, File photo, a patron exhales vapor from an e-cigarette at the Henley Vaporium in New York. The first peek at a major study of how Americans smoke suggests many use combinations of products, and often e-cigarettes are part of the mix. It's a preliminary finding, but it highlights some key questions as health officials assess electronic cigarettes. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II, File)WASHINGTON (AP) — The first peek at a major study of how Americans smoke suggests many use combinations of products, and often e-cigarettes are part of the mix.


Group of teens sought in violent Spring Garden robberies caught on camera

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 02/27/2015 - 22:43

Group of teens sought in violent Spring Garden robberies caught on cameraPolice are looking for a group of teens wanted for a string of armed robberies in Philadelphia's Spring Garden section.


Husband fined for 'not loving wife'

BBC World News - Fri, 02/27/2015 - 22:42
Turkish court fines a man for "emotional violence" for telling his wife he doesn't love her.
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State House committee passes med school bill

Washington State News Wire - Fri, 02/27/2015 - 22:41
OLYMPIA — Bills that help clear the way for Washington State University to start a medical school in Spokane have passed both the state House and Senate higher education committees.

Highway Patrol says 8 people dead, including the gunman, in shootings in southeastern Missouri

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 02/27/2015 - 22:30
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Highway Patrol says 8 people dead, including the gunman, in shootings in southeastern Missouri.

Mugabe admits land reform flaws

BBC World News - Fri, 02/27/2015 - 22:29
Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe admits failures in the country's controversial land reform programme, saying some farms were "too big".
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Cops: Man attacked disabled dad in bed with mounted antlers

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 02/27/2015 - 22:27
MONONGAHELA, Pa. (AP) — Police say a Pennsylvania man who was angry that his disabled father wouldn't get out of bed has attacked him with a set of mounted antlers.

Cut music to 'an hour a day' - WHO

BBC World News - Fri, 02/27/2015 - 22:27
Teenagers and young adults are at risk of permanent hearing loss by listening to music "too much, too loud", the World Health Organization says.
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VIDEO: Prince and Emperor meet in Japan

BBC World News - Fri, 02/27/2015 - 22:26
Prince William continues his visit to Japan, lunching with the Japanese Emperor Akihito, as Peter Hunt reports from Tokyo.
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6 women accuse hot yoga founder of sex assaults, groping

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 02/27/2015 - 22:24

FILE - This Sept. 27, 2003 file photo Bikram Choudhury, front, founder of the Yoga College of India and creator and producer of Yoga Expo 2003, leads a yoga class at the Expo at the Los Angeles Convention Center. A half-dozen women claim Choudhury, the founder of the popular hot yoga studios that bear his name groped, harassed or sexually assaulted them. The most recent case filed this month claims that Choudhury raped a former student in 2010. (AP Photo/Reed Saxon,File)LOS ANGELES (AP) — A yoga guru who founded a rigorous routine of exercises practiced in steamy rooms around the world is facing lawsuits by six women who claim he sexually assaulted them.


Labour pledges £6,000 tuition fees

BBC World News - Fri, 02/27/2015 - 22:24
Ed Miliband says £9,000 tuition fees in England have been a "disaster" and promises Labour would fund a reduction by cutting tax relief on high earners' pensions.
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Lloyds to resume dividend payments

BBC World News - Fri, 02/27/2015 - 22:24
Lloyds Banking Group confirms that it will resume paying dividends to shareholders for the first time since the financial crisis in 2008.
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Threat to east Ukraine 'to persist'

BBC World News - Fri, 02/27/2015 - 22:16
Ukraine's president says a "military threat from the east" will remain even if a truce with rebels holds, a warning seen as a reference to Russia.
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Man charged with aiding terror groups arrested in Indiana

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 02/27/2015 - 22:12
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A New York man who's among six Bosnian immigrants accused of funneling money and military supplies to terror groups in Iraq and Syria was arrested in central Indiana in early February.

Gary Glitter jailed for 16 years

BBC World News - Fri, 02/27/2015 - 22:11
Former pop star Gary Glitter is jailed for 16 years for sexually abusing three young girls between 1975 and 1980.
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