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Garbage truck fueled by natural gas explodes in New Jersey

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 02:27

HAMILTON, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say no one was injured when a garbage truck fueled by natural gas exploded “like a missile” in New Jersey. Tuesday’s blast in Hamilton damaged four homes. One of the truck’s four natural gas tanks blasted a hole in a nearby home and debris tore a hole in the roof […]
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Garbage truck fueled by natural gas explodes in New Jersey

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 02:27

HAMILTON, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say no one was injured when a garbage truck fueled by natural gas exploded “like a missile” in New Jersey. Tuesday’s blast in Hamilton damaged four homes. One of the truck’s four natural gas tanks blasted a hole in a nearby home and debris tore a hole in the roof […]

Raccoon attacks New Jersey boy, bystander beats it to death

NBA - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 02:25

ELMWOOD PARK, N.J. (AP) — Police say a raccoon jumped on a 6-year-old and attacked him as he walked to school with his mother in northern New Jersey. A witness told officers the animal ran across the street, jumped on the boy’s back and crawled onto his face Wednesday morning. Police Chief Michael Foligno tells […]
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Raccoon attacks New Jersey boy, bystander beats it to death

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 02:25

ELMWOOD PARK, N.J. (AP) — Police say a raccoon jumped on a 6-year-old and attacked him as he walked to school with his mother in northern New Jersey. A witness told officers the animal ran across the street, jumped on the boy’s back and crawled onto his face Wednesday morning. Police Chief Michael Foligno tells […]
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Raccoon attacks New Jersey boy, bystander beats it to death

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 02:25

ELMWOOD PARK, N.J. (AP) — Police say a raccoon jumped on a 6-year-old and attacked him as he walked to school with his mother in northern New Jersey. A witness told officers the animal ran across the street, jumped on the boy’s back and crawled onto his face Wednesday morning. Police Chief Michael Foligno tells […]

Critic's Notebook: Jaap van Zweden and the Future of the New York Philharmonic

New York Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 02:22
The Times’s chief classical music critic on the appointment of Mr. van Zweden as the next music director at the Philharmonic.









AP Exclusive: Officials say France wants more Iran sanctions

NBA - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 02:22

France has asked the European Union to consider new sanctions against Iran over recent missile tests, in a request made just days after the EU ended sanctions over Iran’s nuclear program, officials have told The Associated Press. Two officials from European Union nations told AP that the request came last week at a meeting of […]
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AP Exclusive: Officials say France wants more Iran sanctions

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 02:22

France has asked the European Union to consider new sanctions against Iran over recent missile tests, in a request made just days after the EU ended sanctions over Iran’s nuclear program, officials have told The Associated Press. Two officials from European Union nations told AP that the request came last week at a meeting of […]
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AP Exclusive: Officials say France wants more Iran sanctions

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 02:22

France has asked the European Union to consider new sanctions against Iran over recent missile tests, in a request made just days after the EU ended sanctions over Iran’s nuclear program, officials have told The Associated Press. Two officials from European Union nations told AP that the request came last week at a meeting of […]

FBI: Man who plotted attack also wanted to kill Israelis

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 02:18

 Man who plotted attack also wanted to kill IsraelisA Milwaukee man arrested on a charge of trying to buy machine guns to carry out an attack on a Masonic temple to "defend Islam" had first wanted to travel to the Middle East and kill Israelis but abandoned that plan as unworkable, federal agents said in court documents.


Florida deputy charged with violating suspect’s rights

NBA - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 02:17

OCALA, Fla. (AP) — A former Florida deputy sheriff has been charged with violating the rights of a suspect by excessive force. Federal prosecutors said Wednesday that Jesse Terrell was indicted by a federal grand jury. The indictment says that 33-year-old Terrell hit and kicked the unidentified suspect in the head, neck and shoulders in […]
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Florida deputy charged with violating suspect’s rights

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 02:17

OCALA, Fla. (AP) — A former Florida deputy sheriff has been charged with violating the rights of a suspect by excessive force. Federal prosecutors said Wednesday that Jesse Terrell was indicted by a federal grand jury. The indictment says that 33-year-old Terrell hit and kicked the unidentified suspect in the head, neck and shoulders in […]
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Florida deputy charged with violating suspect’s rights

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 02:17

OCALA, Fla. (AP) — A former Florida deputy sheriff has been charged with violating the rights of a suspect by excessive force. Federal prosecutors said Wednesday that Jesse Terrell was indicted by a federal grand jury. The indictment says that 33-year-old Terrell hit and kicked the unidentified suspect in the head, neck and shoulders in […]

Another round of coastal razor clam digs could be announced by Friday with a chance of Mocrocks opening for first time this season

NBA - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 02:16

In between spats of rough ocean conditions and high surf, coastal razor clam diggers continues good numbers of clams. Razor clam digging at Long Beach is open Wednesday (Jan. 27) during the evening low tide, but a high surf advisory and ocean swell of 20 feet will likely keep anyone from venturing out to dig […]
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Another round of coastal razor clam digs could be announced by Friday with a chance of Mocrocks opening for first time this season

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 02:16

In between spats of rough ocean conditions and high surf, coastal razor clam diggers continues good numbers of clams. Razor clam digging at Long Beach is open Wednesday (Jan. 27) during the evening low tide, but a high surf advisory and ocean swell of 20 feet will likely keep anyone from venturing out to dig […]
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Another round of coastal razor clam digs could be announced by Friday with a chance of Mocrocks opening for first time this season

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 02:16

In between spats of rough ocean conditions and high surf, coastal razor clam diggers continues good numbers of clams. Razor clam digging at Long Beach is open Wednesday (Jan. 27) during the evening low tide, but a high surf advisory and ocean swell of 20 feet will likely keep anyone from venturing out to dig […]

Allentown man dies from CO poisoning after snow blocks car tailpipe

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 02:16

Allentown man dies from CO poisoning after snow blocks car tailpipeA 55-year-old Allentown man is the latest victim of carbon monoxide poisoning from this weekend's snow storm.


Student questioned after threat to Center City charter school

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 02:13

No threat at Center City charter school after morning scarePolice are questioning a student after an online threat was made against a Philadelphia charter school.


Scientists Move Closer to Understanding Schizophrenia’s Cause

New York Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 02:11
A new study provides researchers with their first biological handle on the disorder, and helps explain why it often begins at a relatively young age.









Zika vaccine 'could be 10 years away'

BBC World News - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 02:06
US scientists studying the Zika virus tell the BBC that it could be a decade before a vaccine is publicly available.
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