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PHOTOS: House destroyed by alleged DUI driver

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 01:03

 House destroyed by alleged DUI driverA home in Claymont, Delaware was destroyed after an alleged DUI driver launched his minivan airborne and plowed into a home.


Yorke releases album via BitTorrent

BBC World News - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 01:03
Radiohead's Thom Yorke releases his latest solo album via BitTorrent in an attempt to bypass "the self-elected gatekeepers" of the music industry.
Categories: BBC World News

Woman beheaded at Oklahoma food distribution center, police say

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 01:00

Woman beheaded at Oklahoma food distribution center, police sayPolice say a woman who was killed by a co-worker at a food distribution center in suburban Oklahoma City was beheaded.


10 things we didn't know last week

BBC World News - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 01:00
Polar bears have changed their diet, and other nuggets
Categories: BBC World News

ISIS Lieutenant Emerges From Australian Red-Light District

New York Times Headlines - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 00:59
A phone call said to have been made by Mohammad Ali Baryalei, a former Sydney bouncer who is now a leader in the Islamic State, set off a counterterrorism crackdown in Australia.

Storm 2014 Exit Interviews: All-Star Crystal Langhorne filled a void in the paint

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 00:59
Series Note: The Storm did not advance to the postseason for the first time since 2003. The team held its exit interviews in August. This series will feature conversations from the 12-player roster. PG Sue Bird's conversation was a feature used in the newspaper.

Fire stops Chicago's O'Hare, Midway flights; PHL says check status

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 00:57

Fire stops Chicago's O'Hare, Midway flights; PHL says check statusA fire at a suburban Chicago air traffic control facility threatened to send delays and cancellations rippling around the nation's air travel network.


U.S. Marine charged in fatal shooting at North Carolina base

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 00:57
WINSTON-SALEM N.C. (Reuters) - A U.S. Marine has been charged with involuntary manslaughter and negligent homicide in the April shooting death of a fellow sentry on guard duty at a base in North Carolina, a military spokesman said on Friday. Lance Corporal Brandon Little also faces a dereliction of duty charge in the military criminal case filed in connection with the death of Lance Corporal Mark Boterf at Camp Lejeune. Boterf died from a gunshot wound to the chest after an M4 rifle was discharged inside the guard shack at the main gate of the base, officials said. ...

Manhunt for trooper killing suspect targets abandoned hotel

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 00:54

Manhunt for trooper killing suspect targets abandoned hotelAuthorities pursuing a survivalist accused of the fatal ambush at a state police barracks in Pennsylvania are looking for him in an abandoned hotel in the Pocono Mountains.


Lens Blog: Gay Africans Seeking Asylum in New York

New York Times Headlines - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 00:54
A group of gay men have fled Nigeria and sought asylum in the United States, settling into a Brooklyn residence where they seek to live freely and openly.






Trailer of rotten chicken towed to landfill

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 00:50
The Associated Press

Obama administration seeks more protection for military borrowers

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 00:49

Obama speaks at the Global Health Security Agenda Summit in WashingtonBy Susan Heavey WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Obama administration on Friday proposed changes to current lending rules toward military personnel and their families, to expand protections from predatory practices on a wider variety of loans and financial products such as credit cards. The plan, to be formally issued on Monday, would close loopholes and cover more types of borrowing, including all payday loans, vehicle title loans, tax refund loans, credit cards and open lines of credit, among others. "This proposed regulation ... ...


Journalists slam Forest Service over wilderness permits

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 00:48
Forest chief says journalists don’t need permits. On the ground, the reality has been different.

Constant phone calls allowed on European flights

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 00:47

FILE - In this Thursday, April 15, 2010 file photo, grounded aircraft are seen at Belfast City airport, Northern Ireland. Passengers on European airlines may soon be able to use portable electronics including cell phones and tablet computers any time during flights, under new safety guidelines issued Friday, Sept. 26, 2014. The Cologne-based European Aviation Safety Agency said that starting immediately, European airlines can, at their own discretion, allow passengers to leave electronics on the entire flight, without the putting them into "airplane mode." (AP Photo/Peter Morrison, File)BERLIN (AP) — European skies may soon be alive with the sound of small talk with new safety rules allowing the use of all portable electronics, including cell phones, at any time during flights.


One dead after pedestrian bridge collapses onto Detroit highway

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 00:46
DETROIT (Reuters) - A truck driver died on Friday after his vehicle struck a pedestrian bridge, causing it to collapse onto a Detroit highway, closing the roadway, officials said. A second person was injured, according to Michigan State Police. "It was actually a traffic crash," said Michael Shaw, a lieutenant with the state police. "A cargo hauler, one of those trucks that pick up and drop off dumpsters, struck the overpass, and the bridge collapsed. ...

Celebrated Manet portrait headed to NYC auction

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 00:43

This undated photo provided by Christie's shows French Impressionist Edouard Manet's "Spring," which could set a new record for the artist when it is auctioned on Nov. 5, 2014, at Christie's. The presale estimate for the painting depicting a Parisian actress in fancy dress and bonnet is $25 million to $35 million. (AP Photo/Christie's)NEW YORK (AP) — A celebrated portrait by Edouard Manet of a Parisian actress in a fancy dress and bonnet is heading to auction and could set a record for the artist.


French rally against hostage killing

BBC World News - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 00:43
Hundreds gather at the main mosque in Paris to protest against the killing of Herve Gourdel, the French hostage beheaded by jihadists in Algeria.
Categories: BBC World News

Few Flights Resume at Chicago Airports After Fire

New York Times Headlines - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 00:43
A contract employee suspected of setting a fire at a suburban Chicago air traffic control center brought two of the nation's busiest airports to a halt for hours Friday, sending delays and cancellations rippling through the air-travel network from coast to coast.

UKIP 'parking tanks on Labour lawn'

BBC World News - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 00:43
UKIP leader Nigel Farage issues a pre-election warning to Ed Miliband in a speech to his party's conference in the Labour leader's constituency.
Categories: BBC World News

Homeless man testifies in loud music killing case

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 00:40
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A homeless man living in his truck helped police solve the fatal shooting of a black teenager by a white man during an argument over loud music outside a Jacksonville convenience store, according to testimony in the first-degree murder trial on Friday.