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Smiling Man Accused of Stealing Car Planted by Police

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 08/08/2014 - 01:38
A New Mexico man allegedly hopped into a vehicle that wasn't his, blasting the popular tune "Best Day of My Life" before things took a turn for the worse.

Huge Russian warship fascinates French

BBC World News - Fri, 08/08/2014 - 01:38
Tang of the Cold War as France completes Russian warship
Categories: BBC World News

US judge OKs bail in Philadelphia police indictment

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 08/08/2014 - 01:37

US judge OKs bail in Philadelphia police indictmentA U.S. trial judge has upheld rulings that grant house arrest to two Philadelphia police officers charged with robbing and beating drug suspects.


Researchers ID 1st set of remains from Fla. school

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 08/08/2014 - 01:37
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — University of South Florida forensic experts announced Thursday that for the first time they have identified the remains of a boy buried at a now-closed Florida reform school where some guards were accused of brutality.

A Texas County Sees Opportunity in Toxic Waste

New York Times Headlines - Fri, 08/08/2014 - 01:37
Officials in Loving County, population 95, hope the federal government — with $28 billion to spend on the disposal of high-level radioactive waste — will consider it as a storage site.






Del. officials find remains of 9 Jonestown victims

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 08/08/2014 - 01:36
DOVER, Del. (AP) — Police say the cremated remains of nine victims of a 1978 mass cult suicide-murder in Jonestown, Guyana, have turned up in a former funeral home in Delaware.

ArtsBeat: Larry David Will Make Broadway Debut in His First Play

New York Times Headlines - Fri, 08/08/2014 - 01:35
He will star in his new play “Fish in the Dark.”






Wine fraudster gets 10 years in jail

BBC World News - Fri, 08/08/2014 - 01:33
Rudy Kurniawan is sentenced to 10 years in jail and ordered to pay $20m for his role in selling millions of dollars worth of fake wine.
Categories: BBC World News

Bad bite: A tick can make you allergic to red meat

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 08/08/2014 - 01:32

In this Aug. 1, 2014 photo, Louise Danzig, of Montauk, N.Y., stands in a field in East Hampton, N.Y., that is home to deer that may carry ticks that cause people to develop allergic reactions to red meat. Danzig landed in the hospital last summer after a tick bite caused her to go into anaphylactic shock from eating a hamburger. (AP Photo/Rachelle Blidner)A bug can turn you into a vegetarian, or at least make you swear off red meat. Doctors across the nation are seeing a surge of sudden meat allergies in people bitten by a certain kind of tick.


Mexico dreams face test after opening to investors

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 08/08/2014 - 01:29
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico has passed laws to open its oil, gas and electric industries to private and foreign investors after 76 years of state control. Now comes the hard part.

World's oldest bank posts heavy loss

BBC World News - Fri, 08/08/2014 - 01:29
The world's oldest surviving bank, Italy's Monte dei Paschi di Siena, reports a quarterly loss of 179m euros due to the cost of bad loans.
Categories: BBC World News

Washington's strong 'consumer' economy

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 08/08/2014 - 01:28
The federal Bureau of Economic Analysis today released its first deep dig into state-by-state personal consumption expenditures going back to 1997. Washington turns in the strong performance one would expect from a prosperous state with a diverse economy. For example, per-capita expenditures here gr

275 households told to flee Oregon wildfire

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 08/08/2014 - 01:28
A new wildfire pushed by gusting winds threatens the small Columbia River Gorge community of Rowena, where residents of 275 homes had been told to evacuate as of Wednesday night.

Hawaii rattled by quake as hurricanes near

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 08/08/2014 - 01:26
HONOLULU (AP) — The U.S. Geological Survey reports a magnitude-4.5 earthquake has rattled Hawaii's Big Island, as two hurricanes rumbled toward the islands.

The Pain and Pleasure of Falling in Love

New York Times Headlines - Fri, 08/08/2014 - 01:26
Local beers and deli specialties are found in and near the Bronx Beer Hall in the heart of the borough’s storied Italian-American neighborhood.

Missing Snohomish girl found in Lynnwood with 60-year-old man

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 08/08/2014 - 01:23
A missing developmentally-disabled Snohomish girl was found by Lynnwood police Thursday morning in the company of a 60-year-old man.

China restricts instant message apps

BBC World News - Fri, 08/08/2014 - 01:23
Chinese users of instant messaging apps will have to register their real names, and seek approval before publishing political news, under new regulations.
Categories: BBC World News

Person struck, killed by train in Delaware County

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 08/08/2014 - 01:21

Person struck, killed by train in Delaware CountyService on SEPTA's Wilmington-Newark line was suspended Thursday after a person was struck and killed by an Amtrak Acela train.


Australia contacts Gammy's parents

BBC World News - Fri, 08/08/2014 - 01:21
Australia's child protection services contact a couple accused of abandoning a surrogate baby, as Thailand separately finds nine babies in a Bangkok flat.
Categories: BBC World News

Kerry arrives for Afghan unity talks

BBC World News - Fri, 08/08/2014 - 01:19
US Secretary of State John Kerry arrives in Afghanistan to discuss a vote audit after the disputed election and hopes for a unity government.
Categories: BBC World News