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AccuWeather: Weekend Winner

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 07/12/2014 - 11:47

 Very Warm Today, More Humid SundayMeteorologist Adam Joseph says both days are beautiful, but one day will be more comfortable than the other.


LeBron James says he's returning to Cleveland

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 07/12/2014 - 11:46

LeBron James says he's returning to ClevelandLeBron James is going back to the Cleveland Cavaliers.


Philadelphia rapper Meek Mill sentenced to prison over parole violation

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 07/12/2014 - 11:44

Philadelphia rapper Meek Mill sentenced to prison over parole violationPhiladelphia rapper Meek Mill has been sentenced to 3 to 6 months in prison over probation violations.


Car crashes into Northeast Philadelphia home

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 07/12/2014 - 11:42

Car crashes into Northeast Philadelphia homeEmergency crews responded to the scene of where a car slammed into house in Northeast Philadelphia Friday evening.


Sources: Trump Plaza Hotel and Casino to close in September

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 07/12/2014 - 11:41

 Trump Plaza Hotel and Casino to close in SeptemberA New Jersey state senator tells Action News that Trump Plaza will be closing its doors and will start sending out notices to employees next week.


Palestinians draft UN resolution urging cease-fire

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 07/12/2014 - 11:31

An Israeli soldier leans on the barrel of the gun of a mobile artillery unit at a position on the Israel-Gaza border, Friday, July 11, 2014. Gaza rocket fire struck a gas station and set it ablaze Friday in southern Israel, seriously wounding one person as rocket fire also came from Lebanon for the first time in the four-day-long offensive. Rocket fire by Palestinian militants continued from Gaza toward various locations in southern Israel. (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis)UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The Palestinians and their international supporters are discussing a U.N. draft resolution that would condemn all violence against civilians in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and call for "an immediate, durable and fully respected cease-fire."


Police searching for man after Roxborough barricade

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 07/12/2014 - 10:54

Police searching for man after Roxborough barricadePhiladelphia police are on the lookout for a Roxborough man that gave them the slip after a barricade situation.


LeBron move makes Cavs a betting favorite in Vegas

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 07/12/2014 - 10:54
LAS VEGAS (AP) — LeBron James says it will take time to turn the Cleveland Cavaliers into a championship team. Oddsmakers in this gambling city aren't so sure.

Guam-bound United plane diverted to Midway atoll

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 07/12/2014 - 10:49
HONOLULU (AP) — A United Airlines flight from Honolulu to Guam was diverted to the remote island of Midway because of a mechanical issue.

UN expected to vote Monday to speed aid to Syria

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 07/12/2014 - 10:24
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Sponsors of a U.N. resolution that would authorize cross-border delivery of humanitarian aid to Syrians in desperate need of food and medicine finalized the text ahead of a Security Council vote expected on Monday.

Lone survivor of deadly attack on Spring family released from hospital

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 07/12/2014 - 10:14

Lone survivor of deadly attack on Spring family released from hospitalHospital officials say 15-year-old Cassidy Stay, the lone survivor of a cold-blooded attack that killed both her parents and her four younger siblings earlier this week, has been released from the hospital, and she's expected to make a full recovery


Police shut down Clifton Heights nuisance house

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 07/12/2014 - 10:05

Police shut down Clifton Heights nuisance houseNeighbors in one Delaware County community can rest easy after police shut down a nuisance house on Friday.


Indicted Russian's family say he's innocent

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 07/12/2014 - 09:52

Anna Otisko, the girlfriend of Roman Seleznev, a Russian man who was arrested on bank fraud and other charges earlier this week in the United States, cries as she listens to a question during a news conference in Moscow, Russia, Friday, July 11, 2014. Family members of a Russian man charged with hacking in the United States insist he is innocent and fear incarceration will kill him. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko)MOSCOW (AP) — Family members of a Russian man charged with hacking in the United States insist he is innocent and fear he will die in custody if he doesn't have his medication.


U.S. Navy maintains grounding order on F-35 fighter jets

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 07/12/2014 - 09:49

US Air Force handout photo of a F-35 test flight in Fort WorthThe U.S. Navy on Friday maintained a grounding order for F-35 B-model and C-model fighter jets built by Lockheed Martin Corp given that it remained unclear what had caused a massive engine failure on an Air Force F-35 jet on June 23. "At this time, I do not have sufficient information to return the F-35B and F-35C fleet to flight," Vice Admiral David Dunaway, who heads the Navy's Air Systems Command, said in an updated directive obtained by Reuters. "There is no discernible event that represents a root cause." Until the grounding is lifted, the U.S. Marine Corps and Britain will not be able to ferry four F-35B aircraft to Britain for the fighter jet's planned international debut at two air shows in Britain this month.


Woman in beating video still hospitalized

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 07/12/2014 - 09:46
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A lawyer representing the family of a woman who was repeatedly punched by a California Highway Patrol officer on video says the woman is still hospitalized but she's no longer under mandatory mental evaluation.

Police couldn't watch Navy Yard surveillance video

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 07/12/2014 - 09:43
WASHINGTON (AP) — An internal District of Columbia police report on the response to the Washington Navy Yard shooting says officers were hindered because they couldn't access live surveillance-camera footage of the shooter.

FBI: Utah man wanted to bomb police station

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 07/12/2014 - 09:37
TREMONTON, Utah (AP) — Authorities arrested a 47-year-old Utah man Thursday that they say had been plotting to kill police officers and blow up a police station with the hope the attacks would cause an uprising against the government.

Joy fills streets of Cleveland as LeBron returns

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 07/12/2014 - 09:34

Cleveland Cavaliers basketball fans celebrate in front of the house of LeBron James, in Bath, Ohio, after learning of James' decision to sign as a free-agent with the Cavaliers, Friday, July 11, 2014. The fans tossed powder in the air, like LeBron's pregame ritual. (AP Photo/Phil Long)CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland hasn't had this much good news since the first time LeBron James came to town.


Chinese man accused of hacking into US computers

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 07/12/2014 - 09:31
SAN DIEGO (AP) — U.S. authorities have charged a Chinese businessman with hacking into the computer systems of U.S. companies with large defense contracts, including Boeing, to steal data on military projects, including some of its latest fighter jets, officials said Friday.

ACLU asks Holder about Indiana gay marriages

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 07/12/2014 - 09:29
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Attorneys on Friday asked U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder to step in on behalf of hundreds of same-sex couples who were wed before a federal appeals court stayed an order striking down Indiana's gay marriage ban.