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New Orleans Saints football player arrested over domestic disturbance

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 01:28

New Orleans Saints Junior Galette reaches for Minnesota Vikings quarterback Matt Cassel in the first quarter at Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New OrleansNEW ORLEANS (Reuters) - New Orleans Saints football player Junior Galette was arrested on Monday after a domestic disturbance at his home in a New Orleans suburb, a police spokesman said. Details about the nature of the incident that landed the linebacker in police custody in Kenner, Louisiana, were not immediately available, said police spokesman Lieutenant Brian McGregor. Saints spokesman Greg Bensel said in an email that the team was aware of the arrest and "still collecting information." Galette signed a four-year, $41.5-million contract extension with the Saints in September. ...


Seahawks announce playoff fan activities

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 01:26
Here's a press release from the Seahawks with details on activities for fans at Saturday's game:

Murder case against boy, 10, moved to juvenile court

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 01:24
HONESDALE, Pa. (AP) — The case against a 10-year-old Pennsylvania boy accused of fatally beating a 90-year-old woman has been moved to juvenile court.

Brewery apologizes to those offended by its Gandhi beer

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 01:24
A Connecticut brewery apologized to Indians offended that the company is using Mohandas Gandhi's name and likeness on one of its beers.

Weather service to boost its computer power for forecasting

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 01:23
WASHINGTON (AP) — The National Weather Service is about to boost its computing power by more than tenfold, which officials hope will translate to better forecasts.

Fears over vulnerable Syria refugees

BBC World News - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 01:21
The UN expresses concern as Lebanon enacts new restrictions on Syrians entering the country, slowing the flow of asylum seekers trying to escape the war.
Categories: BBC World News

Suspects questioned after limo driver killed in front of fiancee in West Philadelphia

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 01:19

Suspects questioned after limo driver killed in front of fiancee in West PhiladelphiaAction News has learned that homicide detectives are questioning two suspects following the murder of a limousine driver over the weekend in West Philadelphia.


Wrongly convicted NY man dies 4 months after getting $7.5M

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 01:19
PENNELLVILLE, N.Y. (AP) — A central New York man who received $7.5 million for being wrongfully imprisoned for nine years has died of lung cancer.

Brother of malnourished NE Ohio toddler dies in foster care

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 01:19
CLEVELAND (AP) — The 10-year-old brother of a toddler whose death was attributed to malnourishment has died while in a Cleveland foster home.

Latest News: Boston Marathon Trial, AirAsia, N.F.L. Playoffs

New York Times Headlines - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 01:18
Here’s what you need to know to start your day.






Barcelona end Zubizarreta contract

BBC World News - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 01:16
Barcelona sack former goalkeeper Andoni Zubizarreta from his position as director of football.
Categories: BBC World News

Can new GOP Illinois governor deliver on the hype?

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 01:13

 Can he deliver on the hype? (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast, File)CHICAGO (AP) — Bruce Rauner became a Republican rock star when he unseated a Democratic governor in left-leaning Illinois, pledging to run Barack Obama's home state in the mold of GOP darlings Scott Walker and Mitch Daniels. But as he takes office this month, many are wondering: Can he deliver on the hype?


Queen Elizabeth II to make state visit to Germany

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 01:10
Buckingham Palace says Queen Elizabeth II will make a state visit to Germany in June -- the fifth such engagement of her long reign.

Brad Pitt leads sing-along at film-awards gala

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 01:10
The first star-studded film-award ceremony of the new year was literally something to sing about.

VIDEO: Where is AirAsia plane's black box?

BBC World News - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 01:10
BBC News looks at the challenges divers face as they try to locate the black box from flight QZ8501.
Categories: BBC World News

Salvage team boards listing ship

BBC World News - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 01:09
Salvage experts board a car transporter, which is stranded and listing at 45 degrees in the Solent, after it was deliberately grounded.
Categories: BBC World News

Tech Companies Look to Break Down Walls Between Apps

New York Times Headlines - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 01:08
As people spend more time using apps, their Internet has taken a step backward, becoming more isolated — more like the web before search engines.

An Afghan Cares for the Living by Carrying the Dead of Both Sides

New York Times Headlines - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 01:07
Malik Abdul Hakim, who has lost two sons, is revered for collecting and returning the bodies of both Taliban and government casualties.