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2 dead in small plane crash on Maryland’s Eastern Shore

NBA - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 04:09

STEVENSVILLE, Md. (AP) — Maryland State Police say two people were killed when their small plane crashed on the state’s Eastern Shore. Police spokesman Cpl DaVaughn Parker said authorities received a call about 12:44 p.m. Tuesday about a plane crash on Kent Island. He says the aircraft burst into flames when it hit the ground […]
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2 dead in small plane crash on Maryland’s Eastern Shore

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 04:09

STEVENSVILLE, Md. (AP) — Maryland State Police say two people were killed when their small plane crashed on the state’s Eastern Shore. Police spokesman Cpl DaVaughn Parker said authorities received a call about 12:44 p.m. Tuesday about a plane crash on Kent Island. He says the aircraft burst into flames when it hit the ground […]
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2 dead in small plane crash on Maryland’s Eastern Shore

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 04:09

STEVENSVILLE, Md. (AP) — Maryland State Police say two people were killed when their small plane crashed on the state’s Eastern Shore. Police spokesman Cpl DaVaughn Parker said authorities received a call about 12:44 p.m. Tuesday about a plane crash on Kent Island. He says the aircraft burst into flames when it hit the ground […]

Feds cite Fogle's quest for teens for sex in appeal reply

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 04:08

FILE - In this Nov. 19, 2015 file photo, former Subway pitchman Jared Fogle arrives at the federal courthouse in Indianapolis. Prosecutors have replied to former Subway pitchman Jared Fogle's appeal of his more than 15-year sentence with a court filing Monday, April 18, 2016, that includes text messages illustrating his efforts to find teenagers for sex. The texts were part of Fogle's November's sentencing hearing. He had pleaded guilty to distributing and receiving child pornography and traveling out of state to engage in illicit sexual conduct with a minor. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy, File)INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A federal judge acted properly in sentencing former Subway pitchman Jared Fogle to more than 15 years in prison, prosecutors said in a response to his appeal in which they cited text messages illustrating his multiple efforts to find teenagers for sex.


2 dead in small plane crash on Maryland's Eastern Shore

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 04:07
STEVENSVILLE, Md. (AP) — Maryland State Police say two people were killed when their small plane crashed on the state's Eastern Shore.

Maryland goes back to paper ballots for primary election

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 04:07

The Maryland State Board of Elections provides instructions for hand-marking a paper ballot in a sample ballot photographed Tuesday, April 19, 2016, in Hagerstown, Md. Maryland is going back to basics, with an ink pen and paper ballot, for the presidential primary elections. (AP Photo/David Dishneau)HAGERSTOWN, Md. (AP) — Maryland is going back to basics — an ink pen and paper ballot — for this month's presidential primary. Like every new voting system, this one has some quirks that likely will become more apparent when the November general election brings more than 2 million Maryland voters to the polls.


New York-New Jersey train service resumes after brushfire

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 04:02
Amtrak and New Jersey Transit resumed train service between New York City and Newark, New Jersey Tuesday afternoon, a few hours after service was suspended due to a brush fire, officials said. Amtrak "service has resumed but customers can expect some congestion-related delays as a result of the disruption," said Mike Tolbert, an Amtrak spokesman. New Jersey Transit said in a Twitter message that its customers could expect delays of up to an hour.

NY governor: Commuter RR workers must get sleep apnea tests

NBA - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 04:00

NEW YORK (AP) — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says conductors and engineers with two commuter railroads will need to undergo testing for sleep apnea (AP’-nee-uh) after a deadly 2013 derailment caused by a sleeping engineer. Cuomo says Tuesday the testing will be required at the Long Island Rail Road and the Metro-North. The Metropolitan […]
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NY governor: Commuter RR workers must get sleep apnea tests

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 04:00

NEW YORK (AP) — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says conductors and engineers with two commuter railroads will need to undergo testing for sleep apnea (AP’-nee-uh) after a deadly 2013 derailment caused by a sleeping engineer. Cuomo says Tuesday the testing will be required at the Long Island Rail Road and the Metro-North. The Metropolitan […]
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NY governor: Commuter RR workers must get sleep apnea tests

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 04:00

NEW YORK (AP) — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says conductors and engineers with two commuter railroads will need to undergo testing for sleep apnea (AP’-nee-uh) after a deadly 2013 derailment caused by a sleeping engineer. Cuomo says Tuesday the testing will be required at the Long Island Rail Road and the Metro-North. The Metropolitan […]

VIDEO: 'It's never too late for Brazil'

BBC World News - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 04:00
Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff says there is no need for a "mea culpa" over claims that she manipulated government accounts.
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NY governor: Commuter RR workers must get sleep apnea tests

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 03:59
NEW YORK (AP) — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says conductors and engineers with two commuter railroads will need to undergo testing for sleep apnea (AP'-nee-uh) after a deadly 2013 derailment caused by a sleeping engineer.

Syria Cease-Fire Crumbles as Bombings Kill Dozens

New York Times Headlines - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 03:58
Government warplanes attacked the towns of Maarat al-Noaman and Kafr Nabl a day after the main Syrian opposition group said it would no longer participate in talks in Geneva.

Sweden’s Princess Sofia gives birth to baby boy

NBA - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 03:56

STOCKHOLM (AP) — Sweden’s Princess Sofia has given birth to a baby boy. He is the first child of Prince Carl Philip and Sofia, who got married last year. Marshal of the Realm Svante Lindqvist announced the birth in a brief statement Tuesday that didn’t reveal the sex of the child. “Both mother and child […]
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Sweden’s Princess Sofia gives birth to baby boy

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 03:56

STOCKHOLM (AP) — Sweden’s Princess Sofia has given birth to a baby boy. He is the first child of Prince Carl Philip and Sofia, who got married last year. Marshal of the Realm Svante Lindqvist announced the birth in a brief statement Tuesday that didn’t reveal the sex of the child. “Both mother and child […]
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Sweden’s Princess Sofia gives birth to baby boy

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 03:56

STOCKHOLM (AP) — Sweden’s Princess Sofia has given birth to a baby boy. He is the first child of Prince Carl Philip and Sofia, who got married last year. Marshal of the Realm Svante Lindqvist announced the birth in a brief statement Tuesday that didn’t reveal the sex of the child. “Both mother and child […]

UnitedHealth to trim ACA exchanges to 'handful' of states

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 03:52
UnitedHealth's decision to slash its participation in the Affordable Care Act's insurance exchanges shows how these still-new marketplaces remain unsettled heading toward their fourth year.

Ex-Kentucky personnel secretary pleads guilty to kickbacks

NBA - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 03:52

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — A former official whose case was an embarrassment for Kentucky’s former Democratic governor and the current attorney general has pleaded guilty to a federal bribery charge. Tim Longmeyer pleaded guilty Tuesday to using his influence as head of the state’s Personnel Cabinet under former Gov. Steve Beshear to steer contracts to […]
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Massachusetts church being moved to make way for casino

NBA - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 03:52

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — A historic Massachusetts church started slowly rolling along the street Tuesday to make way for a nearly $1 billion casino. After weeks of preparation, crews began moving Springfield’s 129-year-old First Spiritualist Church about two football-field lengths, where it will eventually stand next to a skating rink within the MGM Springfield casino’s […]
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Ex-Kentucky personnel secretary pleads guilty to kickbacks

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 03:52

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — A former official whose case was an embarrassment for Kentucky’s former Democratic governor and the current attorney general has pleaded guilty to a federal bribery charge. Tim Longmeyer pleaded guilty Tuesday to using his influence as head of the state’s Personnel Cabinet under former Gov. Steve Beshear to steer contracts to […]
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