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6 dead after commuter train hits car in New York

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 02/04/2015 - 11:02

'Numerous fatalitiies' after Metro-North commuter train hits vehicle on tracks in New YorkSix people were killed and at least a dozen others injured when a Metro-North train slammed into a Jeep Cherokee on the tracks Tuesday night in New York.

PHOTOS: Deadly Metro-North collision in New York

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 02/04/2015 - 11:01

 Deadly Metro-North collision in New YorkA Metro-North train slammed into a vehicle on the tracks Tuesday night in New York.

Lawsuit: Arizona's neglect of foster kids shocking Top Stories - Wed, 02/04/2015 - 10:59

The class action says the state knows about its foster care problems but won't fix them.


House votes to repeal and eventually replace Obamacare

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 02/04/2015 - 10:57

Wheeler waves a flag while standing with a small group of demonstrators outside of the HIlton Hotel and Suites prior to a "Defund Obamacare Tour" rally in IndianapolisThe U.S. House of Representatives added another notch to its lengthy record of Obamacare repeal votes on Tuesday by approving a measure that would scrap the healthcare law and direct oversight committees to come up with a replacement. Defying a White House veto threat, lawmakers voted 239-186 on a measure to eliminate the complex web of federal subsidies, insurance reforms, taxes and regulations that have extended health coverage to millions of Americans since the Affordable Care Act became law in 2010. The action now moves to the Senate, where Republican Senator Ted Cruz, a Texas conservative, introduced legislation for full repeal on Monday. The influential conservative group Heritage Action for America called the House vote "the beginning of a multi-month effort" to send a full repeal legislation to President Barack Obama's desk.

Regulators Cite a New Danger in the Skies: Selfies

New York Times Headlines - Wed, 02/04/2015 - 10:57
The National Transportation Safety Board concluded that when a light plane fatally crashed eight months ago, it was probably because the pilot had been taking pictures of himself and his passenger, with a flash.

Will Biden attend Netanyahu speech? Top Stories - Wed, 02/04/2015 - 10:57

Depends on the vice president's schedule, says a White House official.


Paris Hilton's brother Conrad charged with disrupting flight

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 02/04/2015 - 10:56

FILE - In this Sept. 30, 2008 file photo, Conrad Hilton, left, Kathy Hilton, center, and Rick Hilton arrive at the launch party of new MTV series "Paris Hilton's My New BFF" in Los Angeles. Los Angeles federal prosecutors have filed charges against Paris Hilton's brother Conrad for allegedly disrupting a flight from London. Hilton was due in court Tuesday afternoon, Feb. 3, 2015, to face allegations that he assaulted and threatened a British Airways flight crew on July 31. (AP Photo/Matt Sayles, File)LOS ANGELES (AP) — Paris Hilton's youngest brother was charged Tuesday with interfering with a flight crew on a trip from London during which authorities say he called other passengers peasants and made children cry with his death threats and profane tirades.

Stanford gets past UW women, 82-69

WA Huskies - Wed, 02/04/2015 - 10:55
Cardinal limits Kelsey Plum to season-low eight points.
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Former Seattle police official appeals his high-profile firing

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 02/04/2015 - 10:54
The lawyer for former Seattle police Lt. Donnie Lowe cited a lack of evidence that his client engaged in domestic violence and dishonesty, but a city attorney argued that there was ample proof to justify his firing in 2013.

Minister's son accused of killing dad, wife, half brother Top Stories - Wed, 02/04/2015 - 10:49

Triple murder was discovered Monday.


VIDEO: Blasphemy woman's family 'live in fear'

BBC World News - Wed, 02/04/2015 - 10:45
The BBC's Shaimaa Khalil speaks to the family of Pakistani Christian Asia Bibi about their lives in hiding, after she was given a death sentence for insulting the Prophet Muhammad.
Categories: BBC World News

Man accused of killing 5 returned to Georgia

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 02/04/2015 - 10:44

An undated photo provided by the Troup County Sheriff's Department shows Thomas J. Lee, a 26-year-old Georgia man facing charges in the deaths of five people, including his wife and other family members who were found dead inside their surburban home late Saturday, Jan. 31 2015 in LaGrange, Ga. (AP Photo/Troup County Sheriff's Department)ATLANTA (AP) — A man accused of killing his wife, three of her family members and a friend has been brought back to Georgia to face murder charges after his arrest in Mississippi.

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Washington State News Wire - Wed, 02/04/2015 - 10:37
The Washington State Department of Transportation on Monday filed a $17 million lawsuit to recoup the costs of response and repair following the 2013 over-height truck collision that caused a portion of the Skagit River Bridge on Interstate 5 to collapse.

Soaking rainstorm forecast for West Coast through weekend Top Stories - Wed, 02/04/2015 - 10:34

Parched California will see several days of rain, potentially leading to floods and mudslides.


Seahawks' quarterback Russell Wilson: "I obviously want to play in Seattle forever''

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 02/04/2015 - 10:31
Seattle quarterback Russell Wilson, usually the first one in the building, was the last one out today as the Seahawks packed up their bags and headed out into the off-season, meeting with the media a couple hours after some of his teammates did.
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Video: Lorenzo Romar on Oregon

WA Huskies - Wed, 02/04/2015 - 10:31
Here's the transcript of Tuesday's interview with coach Lorenzo Romar who talked about Wednesday's game against Oregon.
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Man in the News: New Speaker in Albany: A Skilled Operator, Embracing Change

New York Times Headlines - Wed, 02/04/2015 - 10:25
Carl E. Heastie says he hopes to reform the almost czarlike system in which the Assembly is ruled by its speaker, though his political career would seem to make him better suited to thrive in that environment.

Police say worker saves child from man who kills wife, self

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 02/04/2015 - 10:23
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — A construction worker saved a child from a domestic dispute that ended Tuesday when a man shot and killed his wife and turned the gun on himself, police said.

Jordan vows to avenge pilot's death

BBC World News - Wed, 02/04/2015 - 10:21
Jordan vows to avenge the killing of pilot Moaz al-Kasasbeh after a video posted by Islamic State militants claims to show him being burned alive.
Categories: BBC World News