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Colorado dust storm triggers 11-vehicle pileup that kills 2

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 07:47
LAMAR, Colo. (AP) — A dust storm that enveloped a highway and triggered an 11-vehicle pileup in southeastern Colorado has killed two people and injured four others.

3 sheriff's officials convicted of covering up use of force

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 07:43
ALBANY, Ga. (AP) — Three Georgia law enforcement officials have been convicted in a cover-up after a former deputy who is the son of a sheriff was accused of hitting a man in the face with a flashlight, authorities said.

Hungary nuclear plans face challenge

BBC World News - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 07:35
Hungary challenged on Russian reactor deal
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Man shot dead in North Philadelphia ID'd

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 07:34

Man shot dead in North Philadelphia ID'dAuthorities have identified the man who was shot and killed in North Philadelphia.


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NBA - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 07:32
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Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 07:32
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Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 07:32
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BRAULIO PEREZCougfan.com Senior Correspondent - Cougfan.com

Washington State News Wire - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 07:30

BRAULIO PEREZCougfan.com Senior Correspondent
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THREE-STAR RECEIVER Grant Porter out of Out of Upland, Calif., has seen his recruitment pick up this spring with the offers consistently rolling in. But with three of his former Upland High teammates on the Washington State roster, he tells Cougfan.com ...

Pregnant mom of 12 pleads not guilty to child neglect charge

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 07:29
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — A pregnant mother of 12 pleaded not guilty to a child neglect charge Thursday after authorities found her children in a trash-strewn Tulsa home with collapsing ceilings and no running water.

American teenager pleads guilty to helping Islamic State

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 07:28
A 17-year-old from Virginia pleaded guilty in court on Thursday to charges of conspiring to help Islamic State militants, the first time the United States has prosecuted a minor as an adult in such a case. Ali Amin, of Manassas, Virginia, used Twitter and his blog to provide instructions on how to use the virtual currency Bitcoin to send funds to the militants, according to court documents. Prosecutors said Amin also helped another Virginia resident, Reza Niknejad, to travel to Syria to join the group that has taken control of areas of Iraq and Syria over the past year in a campaign marked by mass killings and beheadings.

Costolo Exit at Twitter Kick-Starts Deal Speculation

New York Times Headlines - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 07:27
Twitter executives and their advisers took pains to say that Dick Costolo’s departure as C.E.O. was not tied to an external event, but rumors persist.







US wrestling star Dusty Rhodes dies

BBC World News - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 07:25
One of wrestling's biggest stars, Dusty Rhodes, who billed himself as "The American Dream", has died aged 69.
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California barber who slashed customer's throat gets 10 years in prison

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 07:21
A San Diego judge sentenced a barber on Thursday to 10 years in prison for inexplicably slashing a customer’s throat during a haircut and shave before pedaling away on his bike. U.S. Navy Petty Officer Timothy Vaughn, 33, was at Vic’s Barber Shop in Imperial Beach, just south of San Diego, for a haircut in October when barber Daniel Roberto Flores calmly slashed a straight razor across Vaughn's throat twice. “Mr. Flores waited until people left the room,” Deputy District Attorney Laura Evans said.

Prosecutors seek to seize assets of Iraqi currency dealers

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 07:18

FILE- In this Dec. 8, 2003 file photo, stacks of old Iraqi dinars portraying ousted leader Saddam Hussein lay in the port of Basra, Iraq. Federal authorities want to seize airplanes, homes, luxury cars and beach properties from a Georgia-based corporation dealing in Iraqi currency. In a federal complaint, prosecutors say Atlanta-based Sterling Currency Group LLC is among the largest sellers of the Iraqi dinar in the U.S. Prosecutors say the business is built on what they describe as a scam to defraud investors hoping to cash in on a "revaluation" of the currency. (AP Photo/Nabil Aljurani, File)ATLANTA (AP) — Federal authorities want to seize airplanes, homes, luxury cars and beach properties from a Georgia-based corporation dealing in Iraqi currency.


Federal regulators go after crowdfunding scam

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 07:17
WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal regulators are going after people who raise money online through crowdfunding sites like Kickstarter and GoFundMe but don't follow through on their promises.

Launch commentator for Apollo 11 moon shot, Jack King, dies

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 07:15

This Nov. 14, 1969 photo made available by NASA shows Jack King in the Firing Room of the Kennedy Space Center's Launch Control Center in Cape Canaveral during the countdown for Apollo 12, the second lunar landing mission. King, the NASA public affairs official who counted down the historic launch of Apollo 11 on July 16, 1969, died Thursday, June 11, 2015. A retired NASA P-R man in Cape Canaveral, Hugh Harris, relayed the news. King died at a hospice facility following a lengthy illness, not far from Kennedy Space Center. He was 84. With one exception (Apollo 13), King provided launch countdown commentary for every American human spaceflight from Gemini 4 in 1965 through Apollo 15 in 1971. (NASA via AP)CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Jack King, a NASA public affairs official who became the voice of the Apollo moon shots, died Thursday. He was 84.


Russian banker asks judge to reject charges that he's a spy

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 07:13
NEW YORK (AP) — A Russian citizen who worked in Manhattan as a banker asked a federal judge Thursday to toss out charges that he participated in a Cold War-style Russian spy ring.

What has Louisiana got on the last of the Angola Three?

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 07:12

In this Feb 12, 2015 image made from video and released by WBRZ-TV in Baton Rouge, Albert Woodfox walks into a courthouse in Louisiana. A federal appeals court on Tuesday temporarily blocked the release of Woodfox, the last of the “Angola Three” inmates who spent decades in isolation after forming a Black Panther Party to protest prison conditions. Tuesday’s order came a day after a federal judge ruled that the state can’t fairly try Woodfox, now 68, a third time for the death of a prison guard 43 years ago. (WBRZ-TV via AP)NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Louisiana's attorney general is insisting on a third trial for the last of the "Angola Three," calling the prison activist who spent decades in solitary confinement after the killing of a guard in 1972 "the most dangerous person on the planet."


Murdoch's sons to become CEO, co-chair at 21st Century Fox

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 07:09

FILE - In this Aug. 14, 2012 file photo, Rupert Murdoch speaks during a forum on The Economics and Politics of Immigration, in Boston. Murdoch, 84, is preparing to hand over the CEO job at Twenty-First Century Fox Inc. to his son, James, according to multiple media reports Thursday, June 11, 2015. (AP Photo/Josh Reynolds, File)Rupert Murdoch will soon hand over the reins of the media dynasty that began with his father's Australian newspaper nearly a century ago to his sons.


California tries to save salmon in Wine Country creeks

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 07:08

In this June 3, 2015 photo provided by the California Dept. of Fish and Wildlife, juvenile coho salmon, or fry, rescued from Green Valley Creek, a tributary of the Russian River, wait in a container to be relocated to suitable habitat in Santa Rosa, Calif. State water regulators want vineyards in Northern California’s Wine Country to start reporting how much groundwater they are pumping up, saying excessive withdrawals to irrigate grapes are draining creeks that host an endangered population of coho salmon. (Eric Larson/California Dept. of Fish and Wildlife via AP)SONOMA, Calif. (AP) — California is taking desperate steps to save the last endangered salmon in Wine Country creeks that are going dry because of over-pumping and the drought, officials said Thursday.