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Frontier offers $29 sale in conjunction with 4 new destinations from Chicago

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 02/18/2015 - 00:24

Frontier offers $29 sale in conjunction with 4 new destinations from ChicagoFrontier Airlines has announced it is bringing more flights to Chicago with new non-stop service between O'Hare and Austin, Texas; Los Angeles; San Francisco and Raleigh-Durham, N.C.


NYC mayor takes new tack after latest grand jury decision

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 02/18/2015 - 00:16
NEW YORK (AP) — Eric Garner and Akai Gurley were black men killed by New York City police officers. Although both deaths provoked anger in the city's minority communities and renewed debate about policing in the nation's largest city, the grand juries in each case brought different outcomes, with one officer indicted, one not.

Trial starts for terror suspect accused in US, Europe plots

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 02/18/2015 - 00:16

FILE - In this Jan. 7, 2013 file image, Abid Naseer, second from left, is arraigned in Brooklyn Federal Court where he pleaded not guilty through his attorney Steven Brounstein, center, to terrorism charges in an alleged al-Qaida plot against the New York City subways. Second from right is Assistant U.S. Attorney Zainab Ahmad. Naseer is expected to give an opening statement Tuesday, Feb. 17, 2015, in federal court in New York City. (AP Photo/Elizabeth Williams, File)NEW YORK (AP) — A Pakistani defendant in a U.S. terrorism trial was part of a broad al-Qaida conspiracy to attack targets in England, New York City and Denmark, a prosecutor said Tuesday.


Montana community turns away teen with troubled past

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 02/18/2015 - 00:14

In this Jan. 28, 2015 photo, an American flag and a Montana state flag fly in front of Harrison High School, in Harrison, Mont. Harrison High School in 2013 banned a student after he brought two handguns to school. Now, after that student has served a year in a juvenile facility and received two years of counseling, the child's parents are having a hard time finding a school in the state that will accept their child, now 16, and who they say has changed for the better. (AP Photo/Alison Noon)HARRISON, Mont. (AP) — After Spencer Ore was banned from a Montana high school in 2013 for bringing two pistols to campus and was accused of making threats, his parents sought help with the hope that one day he would reintegrate into society.


Bella, a bulldog missing 2 years, reunited with family in NY

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 02/18/2015 - 00:12
HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. (AP) — A bulldog named Bella who disappeared two years ago has been reunited with her family in New York.

4-year-old crashes car in Ocean Twp., New Jersey; dad charged with child endangerment

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 02/17/2015 - 23:59

4-year-old crashes car in Ocean Twp., New Jersey; dad charged with child endangermentA father from New Jersey is facing charges after police say his 4-year-old son crashed the family car into a brick wall.


Some SEPTA routes detoured due to snow

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 02/17/2015 - 23:56

Some SEPTA routes detoured due to snowSeveral SEPTA routes are detoured or delayed today due to snow.


Amtrak train loses power, strands riders near Lancaster

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 02/17/2015 - 23:47

Amtrak train loses power, strands riders near LancasterA Harrisburg-bound Amtrak train lost power near Lancaster, leaving passengers stranded without heat or light for more than an hour.


Growing pains: Oil boom turns prairie school to melting pot

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 02/17/2015 - 23:42
WATFORD CITY, N.D. (AP) — Every morning as principal Brad Foss arrives at his school — after just a 60-second commute — he's reminded of oil's giant footprint in this town.

Homeless man found dead in tent in New Jersey woods

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 02/17/2015 - 23:37

Homeless man found dead in tent in New Jersey woodsNew Jersey officials say a homeless man was found dead in a tent on a frigid day.


Eagles safety Nate Allen released after being detained by police in Fort Myers

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 02/17/2015 - 23:26

Eagles safety Nate Allen released after being detained by police in Fort MyersAction News has learned Philadelphia Eagles safety Nate Allen has been released after being detained by police in Fort Myers, Florida Monday afternoon.


Woman ordered to write letters to man who beat her

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 02/17/2015 - 23:17

Woman ordered to write letters to man who beat herA woman who was brutally beaten by her ex-fiance has been ordered to write letters to the man.


Kite-skier caught by gust of wind, dies after striking shed

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 02/17/2015 - 23:08
HARRISON, Maine (AP) — Authorities say a gust of wind has sent a Maine kite-skier crashing into a metal shed, causing fatal injuries.

Feds: Mail soaked with drugs was 'hit' with Florida inmates

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 02/17/2015 - 23:03
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Postcards arriving at the Broward County Jail in Fort Lauderdale contained more than just drawings.

After lobbying push, drugmaker resubmits women's sex pill

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 02/17/2015 - 22:47

FILE - In this Friday, Sept. 27, 2013, file photo, a tablet of flibanserin sits on a brochure for Sprout Pharmaceuticals in the company's Raleigh, N.C., headquarters. The pill has been twice rejected, but Sprout Pharmaceuticals said Tuesday, Feb. 17, 2015, it is refiling its application for flibanserin, adding new information requested by the Food and Drug Administration about how the pill affects driving ability. (AP Photo/Allen G. Breed, File)WASHINGTON (AP) — The makers of a twice-rejected pill designed to boost sexual desire in women are hoping a yearlong lobbying push by politicians, women's groups and consumer advocates will move their much-debated drug onto the market.


San Diego officer shoots naked suspect after gun struggle

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 02/17/2015 - 22:06
SAN DIEGO (AP) — A San Diego police officer has shot and wounded a naked burglary suspect.

1 dead in New Castle community center shooting

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 02/17/2015 - 21:40

1 dead in New Castle community center shootingPolice say one person is dead after a shooting inside the Rose Hill Community Center in New Castle, Delaware.


US to appeal ruling blocking Obama immigration plan

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 02/17/2015 - 21:19

President Barack Obama steps off Air Force One after arriving at Andrews Air Force Base, Md., Monday, Feb. 16, 2015. Obama spent President's Day weekend playing golf in Palm Springs, Calif. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department will appeal a federal judge's ruling that temporarily blocked President Barack Obama's executive action on immigration, the White House said Tuesday.


Mardi Gras in New Orleans: glitzy balls, then the parades

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 02/17/2015 - 20:12

CCH Pounder, actress on the television series NCIS New Orleans, throws beads from a float during the Krewe of Proteus parade in New Orleans, Monday, Feb. 16, 2015. The day is known as Lundi Gras, the day before Mardi Gras. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Mardi Gras revelers are awaking to cold temperatures and light rain in New Orleans.


Police: Man mad at video game system shakes 3-month-old baby

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 02/17/2015 - 20:07
NEWPORT, N.H. (AP) — Police in Newport, New Hampshire, say a man has been accused of shaking his 3-month-old son twice, allegedly out of aggression toward a video game system.