Listen Live Follow Us On:
For Email Marketing you can trust

 

News aggregator

'Sanctuary cities' not changing policies after San Francisco shooting

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sat, 07/11/2015 - 20:49

Officials say federal program is too costly and legally flawed to participate.

       

Historic Fishtown Catholic church spared from demolition

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 07/11/2015 - 20:45

Historic Fishtown Catholic church spared from demolitionParishioners say their prayers have been answered as St. Laurentius Catholic Church in Philadelphia's Fishtown section has been spared from demolition.


$1,000-per-pill drug overtaken by pricier successor

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 07/11/2015 - 20:39

This photo taken Thursday, July 9, 2015, is the headquarters of Gilead Sciences in Foster City, Calif. Harvoni, the newest pill from California-based Gilead Sciences, accounted for more than three-fourths of the prescriptions filled for hepatitis-C drugs in the first three months of this year, according to IMS Health. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)WASHINGTON (AP) — The $1,000 pill for a liver-wasting viral infection that made headlines last year is no longer the favorite of patients and doctors.


Washington State reports $70 million in tax revenue from 1 year of marijuana sales - WQAD.com

Washington State News Wire - Sat, 07/11/2015 - 20:26

WQAD.com

Washington State reports $70 million in tax revenue from 1 year of marijuana sales
WQAD.com
(CNN) — This week marks the one-year anniversary since sales of marijuana for recreational use began in Washington state. In the first year, $70 million in tax revenue has been generated statewide from marijuana sales. The Washington State Liquor ...
Pot money changing hearts in WashingtonCNN
Pot Politics: The Marijuana Business Comes To WashingtonNPR
The Sky Hasn't Fallen in Washington State (or Anywhere Else Where Marijuana ...Huffington Post

all 35 news articles »

Spectators awed by implosion of historic Detroit hotel

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sat, 07/11/2015 - 20:21

A historic Detroit hotel was reduced to rubble in seconds on Saturday.

       

Quotations in the News

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 07/11/2015 - 20:19
"I grieve that it took us so long to unify ... to stop this violence." — Former U.S. President Bill Clinton in Srebrenica as Bosnians marked the 20th anniversary of Europe's worst massacre since the Holocaust.

Spouse resents wife’s time off

NBA - Sat, 07/11/2015 - 20:11
Despite discussing it beforehand, husband now dislikes the idea that his wife is taking the summer off.
Categories: Sports Center

Spouse resents wife’s time off

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 07/11/2015 - 20:11
Despite discussing it beforehand, husband now dislikes the idea that his wife is taking the summer off.
Categories: Sports Center

Spouse resents wife’s time off

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 07/11/2015 - 20:11
Despite discussing it beforehand, husband now dislikes the idea that his wife is taking the summer off.

Police investigate sexual assault in Cobbs Creek Park

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 07/11/2015 - 19:46

Police investigate sexual assault in Cobbs Creek ParkPhiladelphia police are investigating the report of a sexual assault on the grounds of the Cobbs Creek Golf Club.


Law to target aggressive fundraising

BBC World News - Sat, 07/11/2015 - 19:40
Charities are to be forced to draft written agreements showing how vulnerable people will be protected from aggressive fundraising.
Categories: BBC World News

Man sentenced to probation in emaciated dog case in Northeast Philadelphia

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 07/11/2015 - 19:39

Man sentenced to probation in emaciated dog case in Northeast PhiladelphiaA man was sentenced on animal cruelty charges after an emaciated dog was found in Northeast Philadelphia.


Men of USS Indianapolis: Lost at sea, remembered at home

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sat, 07/11/2015 - 19:34

Families are receiving flags to commemorate their loved one's sacrifice.

       

'Serious' dog attack on girl, five

BBC World News - Sat, 07/11/2015 - 19:19
A five-year-old girl is in a serious condition with extensive bite wounds to her face after being attacked by a Staffordshire Bull Terrier.
Categories: BBC World News

Typhoon Chan-Hom forces evacuation of 1 million in China

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sat, 07/11/2015 - 19:19

Meanwhile, another powerful typhoon churns in the Pacific, targeting Japan.

       

VIDEO: No DNA retest in Thai murder case

BBC World News - Sat, 07/11/2015 - 19:18
A court in Thailand has been told that vital DNA evidence cannot be retested in the trial of two Burmese men accused of murdering two British backpackers.
Categories: BBC World News

Welsh actor Roger Rees dies aged 71

BBC World News - Sat, 07/11/2015 - 19:09
Welsh actor Roger Rees, who starred in Cheers and The West Wing, dies aged 71.
Categories: BBC World News

The Trump backlash: Latino consumers wield new clout

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 07/11/2015 - 19:05

People protest outside the Luxe Hotel, where Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump was expected to speak in Brentwood, Los AngelesBy Herbert Lash and Nandita Bose NEW YORK/CHICAGO (Reuters) - When Donald Trump described Mexican immigrants as rapists and drug smugglers last month, Latinos took to social media to express their outrage and urge businesses to sever ties with the billionaire presidential candidate. In short order, more than 10 organizations canceled their deals with Trump, in what Latino activists are calling an unprecedented recognition of their economic clout. "Latino millennials have purchasing power and they're not going to tolerate Trump's comments," said Luis Fitch, a Mexican-American co-founder of UNO Branding, a marketing consultancy in Minneapolis.


‘Elon Musk:’ the high-stakes goals of a driven genius

NBA - Sat, 07/11/2015 - 19:03
Ashlee Vance’s authorized biography “Elon Musk: Tesla, Space X and the Quest for a Fantastic Future” examines the life of a business visionary whose goal is to save the human race from “accidental or self-imposed annihilation.”
Categories: Sports Center

‘Elon Musk:’ the high-stakes goals of a driven genius

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 07/11/2015 - 19:03
Ashlee Vance’s authorized biography “Elon Musk: Tesla, Space X and the Quest for a Fantastic Future” examines the life of a business visionary whose goal is to save the human race from “accidental or self-imposed annihilation.”
Categories: Sports Center