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Woman suffering heart attack saved by quick thinking co-workers

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 05/08/2015 - 06:53

Woman suffering heart attack saved by quick thinking co-workersA school cafeteria worker in Wilmington suffered a heart attack but is alive thanks to the quick thinking of her co-workers.


Boy or girl? Family with 12 sons finds out soon about No. 13

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 05/08/2015 - 06:51

 Tyler, 21, holding Tucker, 2 days; Vinny, 10; Drew, 16; Zach, 17; Charlie, 3; Calvin, 8; Brandon, 14; Luke, 19 months; Gabe, 6; Wesley, 5 and Tommy, 11. Parents Jay and Kateri Schwandt are expecting a baby on Saturday, May 9, 2015, a day before Mother's Day, and they're sticking to their tradition of not finding out in advance whether they're having a boy or girl. (Chris Clark/The Grand Rapids Press via AP) ALL LOCAL TELEVISION OUT; LOCAL TELEVISION INTERNET OUTROCKFORD, Mich. (AP) — A western Michigan couple with 12 sons are waiting to find out whether baby No. 13 keeps the streak going.


Judges to eye past arrests as police texting probe expands

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 05/08/2015 - 06:48
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Authorities have identified 3,000 arrests that could have been influenced and resulted in wrongful convictions as the result of bias by 14 San Francisco police officers being investigated for racist and homophobic text messages, the district attorney announced Thursday.

Mississippi man cleared of poison-letters charges sues feds

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 05/08/2015 - 06:46
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — An Elvis impersonator and singer in Mississippi is suing the federal government for wrongful arrest after he was charged and later cleared of sending poisoned letters to President Barack Obama.

US begins training Syrian rebels

BBC World News - Fri, 05/08/2015 - 06:45
The US military is training a small group of Syrian rebels in an effort to build a force confronting Islamic State, the Pentagon says.
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Washington State Enacts Telehealth Parity Law - The National Law Review

Washington State News Wire - Fri, 05/08/2015 - 06:44

Washington State Enacts Telehealth Parity Law
The National Law Review
Last month, Washington state enacted legislation requiring coverage of medical services delivered through telehealth technology, making it the latest State to join the growing consensus that telehealth is an important component of efficiently ...

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Study: Vaccination against measles may have other benefits

NBA - Fri, 05/08/2015 - 06:40
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A new study suggests the measles shot comes with a bonus: By preventing that disease, the vaccine may also help your body fight off other illnesses for years. It’s long been known that contracting measles weakens the immune system for weeks or months, putting people, especially children, at increased risk for […]
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Study: Vaccination against measles may have other benefits

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 05/08/2015 - 06:40
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A new study suggests the measles shot comes with a bonus: By preventing that disease, the vaccine may also help your body fight off other illnesses for years. It’s long been known that contracting measles weakens the immune system for weeks or months, putting people, especially children, at increased risk for […]
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Study: Vaccination against measles may have other benefits

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 05/08/2015 - 06:40
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A new study suggests the measles shot comes with a bonus: By preventing that disease, the vaccine may also help your body fight off other illnesses for years. It’s long been known that contracting measles weakens the immune system for weeks or months, putting people, especially children, at increased risk for […]

Shared Belief moved to Washington State rehab center - Miami Herald

Washington State News Wire - Fri, 05/08/2015 - 06:38

Shared Belief moved to Washington State rehab center
Miami Herald
Berkeley, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - Champion thoroughbred Shared Belief has been transferred to Pegasus Training & Equine Rehabilitation Center in Washington State. "The Champ has settled in nicely and is doing great! The facility is beautiful. He will ...

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AP PHOTOS: Storms leave cause damage across Tornado Alley

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 05/08/2015 - 06:33

A tornado passes near Halstead, Kan., Wednesday, May 6, 2015. A swath of the Great Plains is under a tornado watch Wednesday, including parts of North Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas and Nebraska. (Travis Heying/The Wichita Eagle via AP)OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Many residents across the southern Plains were left to riffle through their rubble after violent weather struck Tornado Alley.


International flights slowly resuming at Rome airport after fire

NBA - Fri, 05/08/2015 - 06:32
Fiumicino airport’s international terminal remains closed after fire.
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International flights slowly resuming at Rome airport after fire

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 05/08/2015 - 06:32
Fiumicino airport’s international terminal remains closed after fire.
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International flights slowly resuming at Rome airport after fire

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 05/08/2015 - 06:32
Fiumicino airport’s international terminal remains closed after fire.

Inquiry to Examine Racial Bias in the San Francisco Police

New York Times Headlines - Fri, 05/08/2015 - 06:26
The case began when racist and homophobic text messages between 14 officers were found and will be broadened to determine if systemic bias exists within the force.







Handcuffed teen prisoner, who escaped custody, still on the run

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 05/08/2015 - 06:25

Handcuffed teen prisoner, who escaped custody, still on the runA teen who escaped custody while still wearing his handcuffs in Southwest Philadelphia is being urged to turn himself in.


Washington latest state to ban powdered alcohol - The Seattle Times

Washington State News Wire - Fri, 05/08/2015 - 06:24

Washington latest state to ban powdered alcohol
The Seattle Times
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Washington state is the latest to ban powdered alcohol under a measure signed into law Thursday by Gov. Jay Inslee. The new law, which takes effect immediately, makes it a misdemeanor to possess, sell or use the substance ...

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Drone use poised to expand to newsrooms despite FAA limits

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 05/08/2015 - 06:24

FILE - In this Jan. 8, 2014, file photo, a drone flies at the International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. Newsgathering by drone is gaining traction as an industry practice, but how the technology can actually be used to cover the news of the day is murky given its legal limitations. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File)LAS VEGAS (AP) — Newsgathering by drone is gaining traction as an industry practice, but how the technology can actually be used to cover the news of the day is murky given its legal limitations.


Washington latest state to ban powdered alcohol

NBA - Fri, 05/08/2015 - 06:23
OLYMPIA — Washington state is the latest to ban powdered alcohol. Gov. Jay Inslee signed a measure into law Thursday that bans the product for all but research purposes. Arizona-based Lipsmark LLC won federal approval March 10 to begin selling Palcohol, a pouch of powder that, when added with water, results in vodka, rum, or […]
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Washington latest state to ban powdered alcohol

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 05/08/2015 - 06:23
OLYMPIA — Washington state is the latest to ban powdered alcohol. Gov. Jay Inslee signed a measure into law Thursday that bans the product for all but research purposes. Arizona-based Lipsmark LLC won federal approval March 10 to begin selling Palcohol, a pouch of powder that, when added with water, results in vodka, rum, or […]
Categories: Sports Center