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States ask Congress to intervene on drug prices

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 10/29/2014 - 06:11
WASHINGTON (AP) — Medicaid chiefs from red and blue states are urging Congress to stem the cost of revolutionary new drugs for hepatitis C, cancer, and other diseases.

Papa John's CEO attends funeral of slain employee

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 10/29/2014 - 06:07

Papa John's CEO attends funeral of slain employeePapa John's CEO John Schnatter attended the funeral of one of his employees who was murdered in a store robbery.


Lava flow on Hawaii's Big Island crosses onto residential property

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 10/29/2014 - 06:05
(Reuters) - A stream of lava from the Kilauea volcano crossed onto a residential property on Hawaii's Big Island where it was threatening to destroy its first house since the flow began on June 27, Hawaii County Civil Defense officials said on Tuesday. The flow has advanced about 90 yards since Monday morning as it moved toward Pahoa village, the civil defense statement said. Residents in the path of the slow-moving lava flow have been told to be ready to evacuate. (Reporting by Alex Dobuzinskis in Los Angeles; Editing by Cynthia Johnston)

Shrewsbury Town 1-2 Chelsea

BBC World News - Wed, 10/29/2014 - 06:02
Chelsea need a late own goal to defeat gutsy League Two side Shrewsbury and reach the League Cup quarter-finals.
Categories: BBC World News

U.S. Coast Guard searches off Miami for two missing Cuban migrants

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 10/29/2014 - 06:00
By Zachary Fagenson and David Adams MIAMI BEACH Fla. (Reuters) - The U.S. Coast Guard searched on Tuesday for two missing Cuban rafters, a day after 11 others on their homemade vessel were plucked safely from the waters off Miami. The rescued members of the all-male group said they spent more than a week trying to cross the 90-mile-wide (145-km-wide) Florida Straits separating Cuba from the United States. It remains unclear how many of them will be allowed to remain in the United States and how many will be repatriated to Cuba. ...

Authorities rescue dogs from suspected fighting ring in South Philadelphia

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 10/29/2014 - 05:55

Authorities rescue dogs from suspected fighting ring in South PhiladelphiaMore than a dozen dogs, including at least 8 puppies, have been removed from a home after police raided a suspected dog fighting operation in South Philadelphia.


Cyber breaches put 18.5 million Californians' data at risk in 2013 -report

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 10/29/2014 - 05:55

Attorney General Harris speaks at the 2014 California Democrats State Convention at the Los Angeles Convention Center in Los AngelesBy Steve Gorman LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Cyber intrusions and other data breaches put the personal records of 18.5 million Californians, nearly half the state's population, at risk in 2013, a seven-fold increase over the year before, the state attorney general reported on Tuesday. The number of data breaches reported by companies and government entities increased 28 percent, from 131 in 2012 to 167 last year, more than half of them, or 53 percent, caused by cyber incursions such as computer hacking and malware, the report said. ...


Ex-deputy facing sex charges faces new count

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 10/29/2014 - 05:52
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — A former Tulsa County Sheriff's deputy who was charged with sexual battery and other counts in September has been arrested on an additional count of sexual battery.

Deaths of 3 family members in Rainier Beach baffle neighbors

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 10/29/2014 - 05:50
Update at 2:47 p.m.: The 11-year-old killed Monday night in Rainier Beach was a student at Aki Kurose Middle School, according to Seattle Public Schools.

Columbia University to pay $9 million to end U.S. lawsuit over AIDS grants

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 10/29/2014 - 05:48

Preet Bharara, U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York, is photographed after speaking at the Crain's Business Forum in Manhattan, New YorkBy Nate Raymond NEW YORK (Reuters) - Columbia University has agreed to pay more than $9 million to resolve a lawsuit by the U.S. government accusing it of submitting false claims in connection with grants the Ivy League school obtained to fund AIDS- and HIV-related work. The settlement, announced by Manhattan U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara on Tuesday, will resolve a civil lawsuit unveiled the same day that sought damages and penalties under the federal False Claims Act. ...


Columbia University to pay $9 million to end U.S. lawsuit over AIDS grants

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 10/29/2014 - 05:48

Preet Bharara, U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York, is photographed after speaking at the Crain's Business Forum in Manhattan, New YorkBy Nate Raymond NEW YORK (Reuters) - Columbia University has agreed to pay more than $9 million to resolve a lawsuit by the U.S. government accusing it of submitting false claims in connection with grants the Ivy League school obtained to fund AIDS- and HIV-related work. The settlement, announced by Manhattan U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara on Tuesday, will resolve a civil lawsuit unveiled the same day that sought damages and penalties under the federal False Claims Act. ...


Eight former Washington players on NBA rosters

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 10/29/2014 - 05:46
The NBA season-opener tips off tonight and Washington has eight former players on opening-day rosters, which is the third most in the Pac-12 behind UCLA (14) a and Arizona (12).

Eight former Washington players on NBA rosters

WA Huskies - Wed, 10/29/2014 - 05:46
The NBA season-opener tips off tonight and Washington has eight former players on opening-day rosters, which is the third most in the Pac-12 behind UCLA (14) a and Arizona (12).
Categories: Sports Center

North Dakota court bans use of abortion drug

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 10/29/2014 - 05:43
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The North Dakota Supreme Court has upheld a state law that bans the use of one of two drugs used to perform abortions, effectively making the procedure illegal.

Obama defends U.S. Ebola guidelines, backs American volunteers in Africa

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 10/29/2014 - 05:42

Amber Vinson speaks before her release from Emory University Hospital in AtlantaBy Tami Chappell and Roberta Rampton ATLANTA/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - As the second of two nurses infected while treating an Ebola patient left an Atlanta hospital, President Barack Obama on Tuesday said policies adopted in the United States should not discourage Americans willing to fight West Africa's outbreak. Obama weighed in for the first time since states including New York and New Jersey imposed automatic 21-day quarantines on doctors and nurses returning from the three countries at the heart of the outbreak - rules that go beyond federal guidelines. ...


Connecticut father sues after Ebola fears keep daughter from school

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 10/29/2014 - 05:39
By David Ingram NEW YORK (Reuters) - The father of a Connecticut third-grader sued her local schools on Tuesday, saying his daughter was discriminated against and banned from school based on irrational fears of Ebola because she attended a family wedding in Nigeria. Stephen Opayemi filed the lawsuit in U.S. district court in Connecticut and asked the court to order the schools in Milford, Connecticut to immediately permit his daughter to return to class. Opayemi's daughter has not experienced any symptoms associated with Ebola and her health is fine, the suit says. ...

Obama sees different Ebola rules for U.S. military than for civilians

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 10/29/2014 - 05:39
By David Alexander and Steve Holland WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama on Tuesday appeared to back more rigorous procedures for dealing with soldiers returning from missions to Ebola-hit West African countries, even as he criticized moves by some U.S. states to quarantine returning civilian health workers. Obama said that American military personnel were in a "different situation" compared with healthcare workers. ...

12th Fan of the Week: Randy Aliment was for Seahawks' birth

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 10/29/2014 - 05:39
%%%6f640ed64b6e0f6ec0254c252aa08c0b%%%The Seattle Times will highlight a 12th Fan of the Week throughout the season. Each fan will predict the outcome of the next Seahawks game against a Seattle celebrity and Times reporters and columnists.
Categories: Sports Center

Huskies giving serious thought to moving Shaq Thompson permanently to offense

WA Huskies - Wed, 10/29/2014 - 05:38
One of the nation’s top linebackers might be needed to help cure offensive woes
Categories: Sports Center

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White Pass Report - Wed, 10/29/2014 - 05:36
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