Listen Live Follow Us On:
For Email Marketing you can trust

 

Yahoo! National News

Bensalem man charged with sex assault as child

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 10/12/2014 - 23:50

Disgruntled employee takes off with Wyoming trainA 20-year-old eastern Pennsylvania man has been charged with molesting a 6-year-old girl when he was just a child himself.


Lawsuit: Ala teen used as bait in school sex sting

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 10/12/2014 - 23:34

Disgruntled employee takes off with Wyoming trainSome facts of the case aren't in dispute: A teacher's aide asked a 14-year-old girl to go into a middle school bathroom as bait so a 16-year-old eight-grader with a history of sexual harassment could be caught trying to have sex with her and disciplined.


Woman in Ohio burned in fire-breathing stunt

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 10/12/2014 - 23:10

 17-year-old punches cab driverAn Ohio woman was hospitalized in critical condition after she was burned while performing a fire-breathing act at a Halloween-themed running event.


Ebola: How it spreads

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 10/12/2014 - 23:04

First responders guard the apartment of a healthcare worker Sunday, Oct. 12, 2014, in Dallas. The healthcare worker, who was caring for Ebola patient Thomas Eric Duncan, tested positive for the disease in preliminary tests. If the preliminary diagnosis is confirmed, it would be the first known case of the disease being contracted or transmitted in the U.S. (AP Photo/Brandon Wade)Some facts about how Ebola spreads:


Ex-prosecutor talk of town after murder charge

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 10/12/2014 - 22:56

ADVANCE FOR USE MONDAY OCT. 13, AND THEREAFTER - FILE - This Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014 file photo shows the headstone marking the final resting place of Cory Lovelace at Woodland Cemetery in Quincy, Ill. Lovelace''s husband, Curtis Lovelace had cache in a the western Illinois river city as an all-Big Ten football player, longtime prosecutor, school board president, sports broadcaster and educator at the local university. But that sparkling image is in tatters as he’s jailed in Quincy on $5 million bond after being charged in August with suffocating Cory, his first wife and mother of four on Valentine's Day 2006. Lovelace has pleaded not guilty. (AP Photo/Jim Suhr)QUINCY, Ill. (AP) — Few in this former port city along the Mississippi River had more cachet than Curtis Lovelace: an all-Big Ten football player, longtime prosecutor, school board president, sports broadcaster and educator at the local university.


Ambush suspect could lose advantage as leaves fall

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 10/12/2014 - 22:56

Police search an area in Price Townhsip Pa., near Alpine Ski Resort on Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014, as they look for Eric Frein, the suspect in last month's deadly ambush at a state police barracks. (AP Photo/The Times-Tribune, Jason Farmer)CANADENSIS, Pa. (AP) — For the past month, ambush suspect Eric Frein has capitalized on relatively mild temperatures, dense tree cover and his own survival skills to successfully elude a manhunt in the woods of Pennsylvania's Pocono Mountains.


Lawsuit: Ala teen used as bait in school sex sting

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 10/12/2014 - 22:49
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — The Justice Department is asking that a lawsuit be revived that says Alabama school district officials are responsible for a sexual attack on a 14-year-old girl a teacher's aide used as bait for 16-year-old with a history of sexual harassment.

Woman in Ohio burned in fire-breathing stunt

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 10/12/2014 - 22:20
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio woman was hospitalized in critical condition after she was burned while performing a fire-breathing act at a Halloween-themed running event.

1 dead, 22 injured when Maine hayride flips

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 10/12/2014 - 21:31

1 dead, 22 injured when Maine hayride flipsA Halloween-themed hay ride careened down a hill in the Maine woods and crashed into a tree, fatally injuring a teenage girl and leaving more than 20 other people hurt, police said Sunday.


Teen struck by car in Milltown

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 10/12/2014 - 21:30

Teen struck and killed in Wilmington, driver in custodyA 19-year-old man is hospitalized after being struck by a car in New Castle County.


Turning Milder This Week!

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 10/12/2014 - 20:33

Turning Milder This Week!Meteorologist Chris Sowers says today's a brighter, milder day. Showers return tomorrow.


Ebola: How it spreads

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 10/12/2014 - 20:29

 How it spreadsHere are some facts about how Ebola spreads.


23 people injured when Maine hayride flips

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 10/12/2014 - 20:06

1 dead, 22 injured when Maine hayride flipsA trailer carrying people on a Halloween-themed hayride overturned on a steep dirt road in the Maine woods, injuring 23 people, several of them seriously, authorities said.


Obama hangs tough on migrant detention despite slowing influx

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 10/12/2014 - 20:06

File photo of U.S. President Obama walking to the Oval Office after returning to the White House in WashingtonBy Richard Cowan and Julia Edwards WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The surge in child migration from Central America is receding but the United States is aggressively pushing ahead with plans to expand detentions, a little-publicized part of a broader campaign to deter illegal migrants. Under pressure from opposition Republicans to stem the unprecedented flow of children earlier this year, the Obama administration beginning in June pledged to speedily return them to their home countries and help better secure borders in Mexico and Central America. ...


Texas health care worker tests positive for Ebola

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 10/12/2014 - 19:48

A general view of the Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in seen in Dallas(Reuters) - A Texas health worker who provided care for the first person diagnosed with Ebola in the United States has tested positive for the deadly virus in a preliminary examination, a state health official said on Sunday. The health care worker at the Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital reported a low-grade fever Friday night and was isolated and referred for testing, the Texas Department of State Health Services said in a statement. "We knew a second case could be a reality, and we've been preparing for this possibility," said Dr. David Lakey, commissioner of the health service. ...


3 injured in Fairfield Township crash

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 10/12/2014 - 19:44

3 injured in Fairfield Township crashNew Jersey State Police are investigating a crash in Cumberland County that sent three people to the hospital.


Teen shot in Logan, man questioned

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 10/12/2014 - 19:12

Teen shot in Logan, man questionedA man is being questioned in connection to the shooting of a teenager in the Logan section of Philadelphia.


Turning Milder!

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 10/12/2014 - 19:08

Turning Milder This Week!Meteorologist Chris Sowers says today's a brighter, milder day. Showers return tomorrow.


Giants-Eagles matchup sparks bitterness, animosity

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 10/12/2014 - 18:51

Giants-Eagles matchup sparks bitterness, animosityAntrel Rolle says Philadelphia won a weak division last year.


2 young males struck by car in Milltown

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 10/12/2014 - 18:42

Teen struck by car in MilltownTwo young men are hospitalized after being struck by a car in New Castle County.