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NBA - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 01:42

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Court papers: Friend of accused Charleston church shooter to plead guilty to lying to police.
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Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 01:42

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Court papers: Friend of accused Charleston church shooter to plead guilty to lying to police.
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Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 01:42

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Court papers: Friend of accused Charleston church shooter to plead guilty to lying to police.

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Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 01:42

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Court papers: Friend of accused Charleston church shooter to plead guilty to lying to police.

Bear in the ‘burbs: Cub sent packing after romp near Calif. homes

NBA - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 01:41

DUARTE, Calif. (AP) — A bear cub seen rooting through garbage cans and wandering in a suburban Los Angeles County foothill community was captured and released back into the wild. The Los Angeles Times reports (http://lat.ms/230IVDD ) the bear — estimated to be about 100 pounds — was spotted Sunday roaming though yards, gardens and […]
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Bear in the ‘burbs: Cub sent packing after romp near Calif. homes

NBA - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 01:41

DUARTE, Calif. (AP) — A bear cub seen rooting through garbage cans and wandering in a suburban Los Angeles County foothill community was captured and released back into the wild. The Los Angeles Times reports (http://lat.ms/230IVDD ) the bear — estimated to be about 100 pounds — was spotted Sunday roaming though yards, gardens and […]
Categories: Sports Center

Bear in the ‘burbs: Cub sent packing after romp near Calif. homes

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 01:41

DUARTE, Calif. (AP) — A bear cub seen rooting through garbage cans and wandering in a suburban Los Angeles County foothill community was captured and released back into the wild. The Los Angeles Times reports (http://lat.ms/230IVDD ) the bear — estimated to be about 100 pounds — was spotted Sunday roaming though yards, gardens and […]
Categories: Sports Center

Bear in the ‘burbs: Cub sent packing after romp near Calif. homes

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 01:41

DUARTE, Calif. (AP) — A bear cub seen rooting through garbage cans and wandering in a suburban Los Angeles County foothill community was captured and released back into the wild. The Los Angeles Times reports (http://lat.ms/230IVDD ) the bear — estimated to be about 100 pounds — was spotted Sunday roaming though yards, gardens and […]

Bear in the ‘burbs: Cub sent packing after romp near Calif. homes

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 01:41

DUARTE, Calif. (AP) — A bear cub seen rooting through garbage cans and wandering in a suburban Los Angeles County foothill community was captured and released back into the wild. The Los Angeles Times reports (http://lat.ms/230IVDD ) the bear — estimated to be about 100 pounds — was spotted Sunday roaming though yards, gardens and […]

Charges dismissed in Phoenix freeway shooting case

NBA - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 01:40

PHOENIX (AP) — A judge has dismissed a criminal case against a man who had been accused of carrying out freeway shootings in Phoenix last summer that put drivers on edge. The ruling came Monday after prosecutors had asked for charges against Leslie Merritt Jr. to be dismissed amid undisclosed questions about evidence. Prosecutors have […]
Categories: Sports Center

Charges dismissed in Phoenix freeway shooting case

NBA - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 01:40

PHOENIX (AP) — A judge has dismissed a criminal case against a man who had been accused of carrying out freeway shootings in Phoenix last summer that put drivers on edge. The ruling came Monday after prosecutors had asked for charges against Leslie Merritt Jr. to be dismissed amid undisclosed questions about evidence. Prosecutors have […]
Categories: Sports Center

Charges dismissed in Phoenix freeway shooting case

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 01:40

PHOENIX (AP) — A judge has dismissed a criminal case against a man who had been accused of carrying out freeway shootings in Phoenix last summer that put drivers on edge. The ruling came Monday after prosecutors had asked for charges against Leslie Merritt Jr. to be dismissed amid undisclosed questions about evidence. Prosecutors have […]
Categories: Sports Center

Charges dismissed in Phoenix freeway shooting case

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 01:40

PHOENIX (AP) — A judge has dismissed a criminal case against a man who had been accused of carrying out freeway shootings in Phoenix last summer that put drivers on edge. The ruling came Monday after prosecutors had asked for charges against Leslie Merritt Jr. to be dismissed amid undisclosed questions about evidence. Prosecutors have […]

Charges dismissed in Phoenix freeway shooting case

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 01:40

PHOENIX (AP) — A judge has dismissed a criminal case against a man who had been accused of carrying out freeway shootings in Phoenix last summer that put drivers on edge. The ruling came Monday after prosecutors had asked for charges against Leslie Merritt Jr. to be dismissed amid undisclosed questions about evidence. Prosecutors have […]

Bear in the 'burbs: Cub sent packing after romp near homes

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 01:39

This Sunday, April 24, 2016 photo provided by the California Department of Fish and Wildlife shows a 2 year-old female bear cub after she was released to an unidentified location in Los Angeles County. Officials captured the bear cub on Sunday, April 24, after it was found in a suburban Los Angeles County foothill community of Duarte. (California Department of Fish and Wildlife via AP)DUARTE, Calif. (AP) — A bear cub seen rooting through garbage cans and wandering in a suburban Los Angeles County foothill community was captured and released back into the wild.


Bear in the 'burbs: Cub sent packing after romp near homes

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 01:39

This Sunday, April 24, 2016 photo provided by the California Department of Fish and Wildlife shows a 2 year-old female bear cub after she was released to an unidentified location in Los Angeles County. Officials captured the bear cub on Sunday, April 24, after it was found in a suburban Los Angeles County foothill community of Duarte. (California Department of Fish and Wildlife via AP)DUARTE, Calif. (AP) — A bear cub seen rooting through garbage cans and wandering in a suburban Los Angeles County foothill community was captured and released back into the wild.


Charges dismissed in Phoenix freeway shooting case

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 01:38
PHOENIX (AP) — A judge has dismissed a criminal case against a man who had been accused of carrying out freeway shootings in Phoenix last summer that put drivers on edge.

Illinois impasse sparks fears of the unthinkable: No school

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 01:34

This April 11, 2016 photo shows Harrisburg High School in Harrisburg, Ill. Parts of the High School are 113 years old. School officials worry the district won't have enough money to keep the school open next year if the district doesn't get state money because of Illinois' budget impasse. (AP Photo/Sara Burnett)HARRISBURG, Ill. (AP) — The economic hard times that have hit this Illinois coal town are particularly visible inside its 113-year-old high school, where cracks in the walls and holes in the ceiling go unfixed and paint is peeling off the purple lockers lining the hallways.


Illinois impasse sparks fears of the unthinkable: No school

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 01:34

This April 11, 2016 photo shows Harrisburg High School in Harrisburg, Ill. Parts of the High School are 113 years old. School officials worry the district won't have enough money to keep the school open next year if the district doesn't get state money because of Illinois' budget impasse. (AP Photo/Sara Burnett)HARRISBURG, Ill. (AP) — The economic hard times that have hit this Illinois coal town are particularly visible inside its 113-year-old high school, where cracks in the walls and holes in the ceiling go unfixed and paint is peeling off the purple lockers lining the hallways.


Cleveland settles lawsuit over Tamir Rice shooting for $6M

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 01:30

FILE - In this Nov. 25, 2014, file photo, demonstrators block Public Square in Cleveland, during a protest over the police shooting of Tamir Rice. The city of Cleveland has reached a settlement Monday, April 25, 2016, in a lawsuit over the death of Rice, a black boy shot by a white police officer while playing with a pellet gun. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak, File)CLEVELAND (AP) — The city on Monday reached a $6 million settlement in a lawsuit over the death of Tamir Rice, a 12-year-old black boy shot by a white police officer while playing with a pellet gun outside a recreation center.