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Woman killed, 4 children shot in Alabama

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 20:32

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Birmingham police are investigating a shooting in which four children younger than 13 were shot and a woman was killed. Lt. Sean Edwards tells local news outlets the shooting occurred Wednesday evening at a North Birmingham house. Police have confirmed that a woman in her mid-30s was killed. Four children were […]

Mom charged with neglect after 2-year-old fatally shoots self

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 20:28

The boy accidentally shot himself in chest with gun he found in his mother's purse.

       

Appalachian Trail hiker attacked by bear

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 20:22

Great Smoky Mountains National Park rangers investigate report of a black bear attack.

       

Man shot to death outside Atlanta homeless shelter

NBA - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 20:22

ATLANTA (AP) — Police are investigating the killing of a man shot in the head outside a homeless shelter in the heart of Midtown Atlanta shortly after the lunch hour. Businessman Heyward Wescott tells The Atlanta Journal-Constitution (on-ajc.com/1s0625O) the gunman shot the victim twice in the head outside the Peachtree-Pine homeless shelter and then walked […]
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Man shot to death outside Atlanta homeless shelter

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 20:22

ATLANTA (AP) — Police are investigating the killing of a man shot in the head outside a homeless shelter in the heart of Midtown Atlanta shortly after the lunch hour. Businessman Heyward Wescott tells The Atlanta Journal-Constitution (on-ajc.com/1s0625O) the gunman shot the victim twice in the head outside the Peachtree-Pine homeless shelter and then walked […]
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Man shot to death outside Atlanta homeless shelter

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 20:22

ATLANTA (AP) — Police are investigating the killing of a man shot in the head outside a homeless shelter in the heart of Midtown Atlanta shortly after the lunch hour. Businessman Heyward Wescott tells The Atlanta Journal-Constitution (on-ajc.com/1s0625O) the gunman shot the victim twice in the head outside the Peachtree-Pine homeless shelter and then walked […]

Bear bites Appalachian Trail hiker in the Smokies

NBA - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 20:20

GATLINBURG, Tenn. (AP) — A hiker says he was bitten by a bear as he slept along the Appalachian Trail in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Park spokeswoman Dana Soehn tells local media that the 49-year-old hiker told authorities in Graham County, North Carolina, he was sleeping in a tent Tuesday night near the […]
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Bear bites Appalachian Trail hiker in the Smokies

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 20:20

GATLINBURG, Tenn. (AP) — A hiker says he was bitten by a bear as he slept along the Appalachian Trail in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Park spokeswoman Dana Soehn tells local media that the 49-year-old hiker told authorities in Graham County, North Carolina, he was sleeping in a tent Tuesday night near the […]
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Bear bites Appalachian Trail hiker in the Smokies

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 20:20

GATLINBURG, Tenn. (AP) — A hiker says he was bitten by a bear as he slept along the Appalachian Trail in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Park spokeswoman Dana Soehn tells local media that the 49-year-old hiker told authorities in Graham County, North Carolina, he was sleeping in a tent Tuesday night near the […]

Man shot to death outside Atlanta homeless shelter

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 20:19
ATLANTA (AP) — Police are investigating the killing of a man shot in the head outside a homeless shelter in the heart of Midtown Atlanta shortly after the lunch hour.

Bear bites Appalachian Trail hiker in the Smokies

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 20:18
GATLINBURG, Tenn. (AP) — A hiker says he was bitten by a bear as he slept along the Appalachian Trail in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

EU-Turkey deal 'only if conditions met'

BBC World News - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 20:15
A deal to allow Turks visa-free travel within Europe will collapse if Ankara does not fulfil its commitments, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker warns.
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Philadelphia doctors charged in $5M prescription drug bust

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 20:15

Philadelphia doctors charged in $5M prescription drug bustAccording to a federal indictment, three doctors illegally sold over $5 million worth of prescription drugs out of their now-defunct Philadelphia clinic on South Broad Street.


French prosecutors probe $2 million tied to 2020 Tokyo Games

NBA - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 20:14

PARIS (AP) — French prosecutors say $2 million associated with Tokyo’s bid for the 2020 Olympics was apparently paid to an account linked to the son of the disgraced former IAAF president in the months immediately before and after the Japanese capital won the games. The French financial prosecutor’s office said it has been told […]
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French prosecutors probe $2 million tied to 2020 Tokyo Games

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 20:14

PARIS (AP) — French prosecutors say $2 million associated with Tokyo’s bid for the 2020 Olympics was apparently paid to an account linked to the son of the disgraced former IAAF president in the months immediately before and after the Japanese capital won the games. The French financial prosecutor’s office said it has been told […]
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French prosecutors probe $2 million tied to 2020 Tokyo Games

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 20:14

PARIS (AP) — French prosecutors say $2 million associated with Tokyo’s bid for the 2020 Olympics was apparently paid to an account linked to the son of the disgraced former IAAF president in the months immediately before and after the Japanese capital won the games. The French financial prosecutor’s office said it has been told […]

Grandpa jailed after stranding 5-year-old in desert with gun

NBA - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 20:14

PHOENIX (AP) — An Arizona man has been sentenced to six months in jail after prosecutors say he left his 5-year-old granddaughter alone in the desert with a loaded handgun and stopped at a restaurant. Authorities in Maricopa County, Arizona, say Paul Rater took his granddaughter for a ride in his new pickup truck in […]
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Grandpa jailed after stranding 5-year-old in desert with gun

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 20:14

PHOENIX (AP) — An Arizona man has been sentenced to six months in jail after prosecutors say he left his 5-year-old granddaughter alone in the desert with a loaded handgun and stopped at a restaurant. Authorities in Maricopa County, Arizona, say Paul Rater took his granddaughter for a ride in his new pickup truck in […]
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Grandpa jailed after stranding 5-year-old in desert with gun

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 20:14

PHOENIX (AP) — An Arizona man has been sentenced to six months in jail after prosecutors say he left his 5-year-old granddaughter alone in the desert with a loaded handgun and stopped at a restaurant. Authorities in Maricopa County, Arizona, say Paul Rater took his granddaughter for a ride in his new pickup truck in […]

Obama gives interview to college newspaper editor — just because he asked

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 20:12

Editor of the Rutgers college newspaper asks Obama about student loans, globalization