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Slate of events, dignitaries, security clog NYC streets

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 09/24/2014 - 16:52

A visit by President Obama and several large-scale events have clogged up New York City.

       

Islamic State finds fertile ground in Jordan

BBC World News - Wed, 09/24/2014 - 16:40
Jihadist says strikes will boost support for IS in Jordan
Categories: BBC World News

Clemson suspends frat activities after drowning death

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 09/24/2014 - 16:30

No evidence so far links student's death to hazing, but Clemson says suspension is 'prudent.'

       

VIDEO: Air France withdraws Transavia plans

BBC World News - Wed, 09/24/2014 - 16:29
The French transport minister Alain Vidalies has said in a radio interview that Air France is withdrawing its plans to develop its Transavia Europe budget unit, that are at the heart of a labour dispute with pilots.
Categories: BBC World News

Louisiana 14-year-old shot dead by police after altercation

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 09/24/2014 - 16:16
By Dave Minsky NEW ORLEANS (Reuters) - A black teenager was shot dead during an altercation with a black police officer investigating reports of armed males entering an abandoned house in a small city near New Orleans, Louisiana state police said on Tuesday. The altercation between the Terrebonne Parish deputy and the alleged intruders was inside a home in a heavily residential area of Houma, about 57 miles southwest of New Orleans, Louisiana State Police spokesman Evan Harrell said. ...

Hammers may veto Spurs ground-share

BBC World News - Wed, 09/24/2014 - 16:14
Vice-chairman Karren Brady suggests West Ham would be against the idea of ground-sharing with Spurs at the Olympic Stadium.
Categories: BBC World News

Fire at Memorial to Slain Teen, Evening Violence Fuels Tensions in Missouri

New York Times Headlines - Wed, 09/24/2014 - 16:05
A window was smashed as a crowd filled the streets late on Tuesday evening in Ferguson, Missouri, hours after a fire destroyed a makeshift memorial honoring the black teenager killed last month by a white police officer, officials said.

Army chief: Division headquarters heading to Iraq

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 09/24/2014 - 16:01

Unit would be first headquarters sent to Iraq since U.S. withdrawal in 2011.

       

Australian Police Say Terror Suspect Was Killed After Slashing Officers

New York Times Headlines - Wed, 09/24/2014 - 15:42
The man wounded two members of a police counterterrorism task force, one of whom shot him, the authorities said.






Airstrikes in Syria Hit ISIS-Held Areas Near Turkish Border

New York Times Headlines - Wed, 09/24/2014 - 15:26
The strikes hit near an area that tens of thousands of Kurds have fled as the Islamic State advanced, an organization that tracks the Syrian war said on Wednesday.

Ex-S.C. trooper who shot unarmed man faces charges

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 09/24/2014 - 15:25

The trooper was fired last week after officials said he failed to follow protocol.

       

Lawsuit: Templeton Rye's tall tale short-pours drinkers

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 09/24/2014 - 15:21

The suit says the whiskey maker uses stock product, rather than a Capone-linked recipe.