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Center City businesses prep for road closures due to papal visit

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 08/14/2015 - 00:58

Center City businesses prep for road closures due to papal visitWith only about six weeks left before Pope Francis' visit, a lot of people in Center City have a lot of questions about how the street closures will affect them, especially those who have businesses to run.


Connecticut Death Penalty Law Is Unconstitutional, Court Rules

New York Times Headlines - Fri, 08/14/2015 - 00:55
The ruling, which says the law is “cruel and unusual,” blocks the execution of the 11 inmates currently on death row.









Jimmy Carter says he has cancer, revealed by recent surgery

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 08/14/2015 - 00:53

Jimmy Carter says he has cancer, revealed by recent surgeryFormer President Jimmy Carter, who at age 90 still travels the world supporting the humanitarian endeavors that have consumed his time in the decades since he left office, announced Wednesday he has cancer that has spread to other parts of his body.


Drywall mishap jams westbound Schuylkill Expressway in Bala Cynwyd

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 08/14/2015 - 00:52

Drywall mishap jams westbound Schuylkill Expressway in Bala CynwydA mishap involving a truck hauling drywall jammed traffic on the westbound Schuylkill Expressway (I-76) in Bala Cynwyd.


Ohio man get 20 to life for suffocating three-year-old stepsister

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 08/14/2015 - 00:50
An Ohio man was sentenced to 20 years to life in prison for suffocating his 3-year-old stepsister while he babysat her and her 8-year-old sibling, prosecutors said on Thursday. Brian K. Scales, 21, was sentenced on Wednesday in a Montgomery County court in Dayton, Ohio, after he was found competent to stand trial and changed his insanity plea to guilty for killing Tristan Carlton. Carlton’s body was found “in her bed, cold and stiff,” by her mother, Inas Scales, the afternoon of Feb. 14, Montgomery County prosecutor spokesman Greg Flannagan said in a statement on Thursday.

Locavore: Seattle-made sandals are light as air

NBA - Fri, 08/14/2015 - 00:49
Seattle company Luna Sandals are locally designed, tested and handcrafted three blocks from the Space Needle.
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Locavore: Seattle-made sandals are light as air

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 08/14/2015 - 00:49
Seattle company Luna Sandals are locally designed, tested and handcrafted three blocks from the Space Needle.
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Locavore: Seattle-made sandals are light as air

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 08/14/2015 - 00:49
Seattle company Luna Sandals are locally designed, tested and handcrafted three blocks from the Space Needle.

Review: ‘The Man From U.N.C.L.E.’ Resurrects a Glossy, Action-Packed ’60s

New York Times Headlines - Fri, 08/14/2015 - 00:47
Guy Ritchie’s big-screen rendering of the 1960s television series tries hard not to be a museum piece, partly with a slick, agitated style.









Convicted Virginia ex-governor asks to stay free pending high court appeal

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 08/14/2015 - 00:45
Lawyers for McDonnell, a one-time rising star in the Republican Party, filed the motion in the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Richmond, Virginia. A three-judge panel of the court in July upheld McDonnell's 11 convictions. McDonnell, 61, "remains neither a flight risk nor a threat to public safety, and the questions presented by his case remain 'substantial,' notwithstanding that a panel of this Court has rejected them," the 23-page filing said.

Eco chic: Prints mix love and local locations

NBA - Fri, 08/14/2015 - 00:45
The Constellation & Co. You Are Home to Me art print is handmade with vintage wood typography in Fisherman’s Terminal.
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Eco chic: Prints mix love and local locations

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 08/14/2015 - 00:45
The Constellation & Co. You Are Home to Me art print is handmade with vintage wood typography in Fisherman’s Terminal.
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Eco chic: Prints mix love and local locations

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 08/14/2015 - 00:45
The Constellation & Co. You Are Home to Me art print is handmade with vintage wood typography in Fisherman’s Terminal.

Virginia woman claims murder confession was coerced

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 08/14/2015 - 00:44
CHRISTIANSBURG, Va. (AP) — A woman charged with killing a man whose body was entombed in concrete claims she was pressured into confessing to murder.

Officials support moving bust of Dred Scott opinion's author

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 08/14/2015 - 00:41
A bust of the Supreme Court chief justice who wrote the 1857 Dred Scott opinion affirming slavery will likely be removed from City Hall in Frederick, Maryland, after a majority of elected officials said they support relocation.

PETA asks US government to investigate SeaWorld Orlando

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 08/14/2015 - 00:41
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Animal rights group PETA is asking federal officials to investigate SeaWorld Orlando after a veterinarian says she observed violations of the Animal Welfare Act on a recent visit.

Pollen suggests girl found dead on Boston beach is from area

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 08/14/2015 - 00:40

Pollen suggests girl found dead on Boston beach is from areaInvestigators say pollen indicates that a young girl whose remains were found stuffed in a bag on a Boston Harbor beach this summer lived in the area.


Average US rate on 30-year mortgage edges up to 3.94 percent

NBA - Fri, 08/14/2015 - 00:39
WASHINGTON (AP) — Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates edged up this week after three straight weeks of declines. The key 30-year loan rate remained under 4 percent. Mortgage giant Freddie Mac said Thursday the average rate on a 30-year fixed-rate mortgage rose to 3.94 percent from 3.91 percent a week earlier. The rate on 15-year […]
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Average US rate on 30-year mortgage edges up to 3.94 percent

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 08/14/2015 - 00:39
WASHINGTON (AP) — Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates edged up this week after three straight weeks of declines. The key 30-year loan rate remained under 4 percent. Mortgage giant Freddie Mac said Thursday the average rate on a 30-year fixed-rate mortgage rose to 3.94 percent from 3.91 percent a week earlier. The rate on 15-year […]
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Average US rate on 30-year mortgage edges up to 3.94 percent

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 08/14/2015 - 00:39
WASHINGTON (AP) — Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates edged up this week after three straight weeks of declines. The key 30-year loan rate remained under 4 percent. Mortgage giant Freddie Mac said Thursday the average rate on a 30-year fixed-rate mortgage rose to 3.94 percent from 3.91 percent a week earlier. The rate on 15-year […]