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Water main ruptures during blizzard conditions in Wilmington

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 21:01

Water main ruptures during blizzard conditions in WilmingtonCrews are dealing with blizzard conditions as they work to repair a water main break in Wilmington, Delaware.


LIVE VIDEO: Watch Action News coverage of Blizzard 2016

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 20:49

 Watch Action News coverage of Blizzard 2016Action News is covering Blizzard 2016 from all across the area.


LIVE VIDEO: Snow falling on Center City from Temple U. camera

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 20:38

 Snow falling on Center CityWe're watching the snow fall on Center City Philadelphia from our Temple University camera.


NJ firefighters battle blaze in blizzard conditions

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 20:27

NJ firefighters battle blaze in blizzard conditionsFirefighters are battling blizzard conditions as well as a blaze that has damaged several townhomes in Brigantine, New Jersey.


Water main ruptures during blizzard conditions in Wilmington

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 20:23

Water main ruptures during blizzard conditions in WilmingtonCrews are dealing with blizzard conditions as they work to repair a water main break in Wilmington, Delaware.


LIVE VIDEO: Mobile 6 on the snow-covered Philly streets

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 20:12

 Mobile 6 on the snow-covered Philly streetsMobile 6 is live on the streets of Philadelphia as the snow continues to fall.


Fire damages townhouses in Atlantic County

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 19:53

NJ firefighters battle blaze in blizzard conditionsFirefighters are battling a blaze that has damaged several townhomes in Brigantine, New Jersey.


The Latest: Japan's top central banker urges calm on China

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 19:36
DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — The latest developments from the final day of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, where top executives and world leaders are meeting this week. All times local.

Super Bowl City to heavily impact traffic in San Francisco

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 19:30

Super Bowl City to heavily impact traffic in San FranciscoIn honor of its 50th year, this year's festivities will be the longest celebration in Super Bowl history, which could mean road closures in San Francisco for up to 21 days.


Super Bowl City businesses, parking lots gear up for big crowds

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 19:28

Super Bowl City businesses, parking lots gear up for big crowdsStarting this weekend, businesses around Super Bowl City in San Francisco will be gearing up and starting their safety measure early.


Road crews work to clear rockslides in Santa Cruz Mountains

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 19:22

Road crews work to clear rockslides in Santa Cruz MountainsAfter Friday's storm utility companies and road crews were busy cleaning up storm damage and clearing rockslides in the Santa Cruz Mountains.


Pacifica declares local state of emergency due to falling cliffs

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 19:18

Pacifica declares local state of emergency due to falling cliffsThe city of Pacifica is asking for state and federal assistance due to the coastline that is falling away and unstable roads.


Folks cope with wind gusts, blizzard in Claymont

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 19:15

Braving the wind gusts, heavy snow in ClaymontHigh wind gusts are also a factor in Claymont, Delaware as folks cope with blizzard conditons.


AccuWeather: Blizzard

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 19:03

 Blizzard 2016 is hereMeteorologist Chris Sowers says most of our region will see 1 to 2 feet of snow along with serious coastal flooding.


Google agrees to pay UK for taxes owed for decade

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 19:02
LONDON (AP) — A senior opposition lawmaker says Google's tax settlement with Britain is "derisory" and unfair to taxpayers.

Police incident with gunman shuts down Las Vegas Strip

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 18:05

File photo of a view of the Strip boulevard in Las Vegas, Nevada(Reuters) - A juvenile bystander sustained minor injuries when a police officer fired on a man seen brandishing a gun on the Las Vegas strip in an incident that forced the closure of the busy tourist corridor for several hours, authorities said on Saturday. An officer responded to emergency calls about a man pointing a gun at passersby on Las Vegas Boulevard near the Bellagio casino, and the individual did not comply with a number of verbal commands to surrender, Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Captain Matt McCarthy said in a video news release. The Las Vegas Strip, typically packed with cars and pedestrians on Friday nights, was closed for several hours as authorities investigated.


Chinese murder suspect believed to have fled to Beijing: U.S. police

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 18:03
A Chinese national suspected of a double murder in Los Angeles has fled the United States for China, U.S. police said on Saturday. Deyun Shi, the 44-year-old suspect, is believed to have killed two teenage boys, aged 14 and 15, at a home in Arcadia, a city in Los Angeles county, Sara Rodriguez of the Los Angeles County Sherriffs Department told Reuters by phone.

Navajo Nation launches nationwide search for police chief

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 18:01
WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. (AP) — The Navajo Nation is launching a nationwide search for a chief of police after being without one for several years.

California governor rejects parole of Manson follower, 73

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 17:25

FILE - This Dec. 22, 1970 file photo shows Charles Manson followers Bruce Davis, left, and Steve Grogan leaving court after a hearing in Los Angeles. Gov. Jerry Brown has rejected parole for Davis a follower of cult leader Charles Manson 46 years after a series of bloody murders rocked Southern California, Friday, Jan. 22, 2016. Bruce Davis was convicted of the 1969 slayings of musician Gary Hinman and stuntman Donald "Shorty" Shea. He was not involved in the more notorious killings of actress Sharon Tate and six others.(AP Photo/Harold Filan, File)LOS ANGELES (AP) — Gov. Jerry Brown has rejected parole for a third time for a follower of cult leader Charles Manson 46 years after a series of bloody murders rocked Southern California.


Cruz offers his vision for election face-off with Clinton

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 16:36

In this Jan. 19, 2016, photo, Republican presidential candidate, Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas speaks during a campaign stop at Lino's Restaurant in Sanbornville, N.H. Cruz is dreaming of a face-off with Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton, even before the first primary votes are cast. He warns his supporters about what he thinks America will look like under a Clinton administration, predicting a nuclear-armed Iran, amnesty for millions of people in America illegally and the continuation of President Barack Obama’s health care law.(AP Photo/John Minchillo)HOLLIS, N.H. (AP) — Even before the first primary votes are cast, Republican presidential hopeful Ted Cruz is dreaming of a face-off with Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton.