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

 

Yahoo! National News

Mass held to protest Satan statue that crowds lined up for

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 07/27/2015 - 06:02

In this July 25, 2015, photo Thomas Carey, left, his sister Charlotte, center, and mother Anita, right, kneel as they pray during Mass at Saint Joseph Catholic Church in Detroit. The Detroit Mass Mob asked people to attend the service, which is in response to The Satanic Temple planning to unveil its controversial goat-headed Baphomet sculpture at an undisclosed location in Detroit. (Todd McInturf/Detroit News via AP) DETROIT FREE PRESS OUT; HUFFINGTON POST OUT; MANDATORY CREDITDETROIT (AP) — Several hundred people attended a Mass at a Detroit Catholic church to protest an 8½-foot-tall bronze statue of Satan that crowds of people also lined up to see.


2 kids charged in Utah fire that displaced 20 residents

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 07/27/2015 - 06:01
TAYLORSVILLE, Utah (AP) — Fire officials say two children have been charged with starting a Taylorsville apartment building fire that displaced 20 people.

Police suspect husband of decapitating wife, 2 dogs

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 07/27/2015 - 05:53
PHOENIX (AP) — A woman was found decapitated along with two dogs in a blood-soaked Phoenix apartment, and police said Sunday they suspect her husband, who was found naked and severely wounded, in the grisly attack.

Missing Florida teens' boat found overturned and empty

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 07/27/2015 - 05:28

14-year-olds Austin Stephanos and Perry Cohen are showing in this handout provided by the United States Coast Guard in Miami(Reuters) - The U.S. Coast Guard on Sunday afternoon found an overturned and empty boat belonging to two teenage boys who went missing off the Florida coast during a fishing expedition two days ago, the service said. The 19-foot single-engine boat was located off the coast of Ponce Inlet, a town about 180 miles north of Jupiter, where the boys were last seen, the Coast Guard said in a statement. Austin Stephanos and Perry Cohen, both 14, remain missing.


Residents evacuated by huge warehouse fire can return home

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 07/27/2015 - 05:02

Firefighters battle a multiple-alarm fire at a large warehouse in North Brunswick, N.J., Wednesday, July 22, 2015. The fire in central New Jersey that was fueled by plastics, autos and household goods sent plumes of black smoke into the air that were visible from space. (Mark R. Sullivan/Home News Tribune via AP)NORTH BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — Several days after a large warehouse fire fueled by plastics, cars and household goods forced them to evacuate, dozens of New Jersey residents are finally headed back home.


Kruk: Cole Hamels would be perfect for Dodgers

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 07/27/2015 - 05:02

 Cole Hamels would be perfect for DodgersCurrent ESPN baseball analyst and former Philadelphia Phillie John Kruk says Cole Hamels would be a perfect fit for the Los Angeles Dodgers.


Missouri man kills father by lying on his head to 'prove a point'

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 07/27/2015 - 04:56
Kyle Webb, 44, of Grandview, Missouri, is charged with killing Franklin Webb late Saturday night at a home they shared after the father complained about the way his son was cleaning up around a leaky pipe, according to a police report. Kyle Webb admitted the killing, telling police that he became angry at his father's complaints and attempted to scare him by acting as though he was going to hit him with an empty vodka bottle, according to the police report. Franklin Webb then tried to punch his son but fell back, hitting a kitchen chair before falling to the floor where the son jumped on top of him, the police report states.

Nebraska man, 85, says mail carrier saved his life

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 07/27/2015 - 04:54
SCHUYLER, Neb. (AP) — An 85-year-old Nebraska man credits a mail carrier with saving his life on a recent hot day after he fell in the yard.

Cole Hamels preparing for next start after no-hitter as deadline looms

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 07/27/2015 - 04:54
Fresh off baseball's third no-hitter of the season, Cole Hamels is preparing to start for the Phillies on Thursday.

Dog reunited with Arizona owners after turning up in Indiana

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 07/27/2015 - 04:47
MESA, Ariz. (AP) — A dog that went missing from a Mesa home two years ago is back after journeying more than 1,800 miles.

Crews gain ground on wildfires in Montana, California

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 07/27/2015 - 04:05
Evacuation levels in Montana's Glacier National Park are being downgraded as the weather improves and more firefighters arrive to battle the blaze.

Boat of missing teens found off Florida; Namath offers help

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 07/27/2015 - 04:04

14-year-olds Austin Stephanos and Perry Cohen are showing in this handout provided by the United States Coast Guard in MiamiTEQUESTA, Fla. (AP) — The Coast Guard says a boat belonging to two missing 14-year-old fishermen has been found off Florida's Atlantic coast.


San Francisco police shoot man who attempted carjacking

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 07/27/2015 - 03:45
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco police shot a man who stole a car and attempted to carjack another near San Francisco International Airport, authorities said.

2 siblings charged in 1996 killing of aunt in South Texas

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 07/27/2015 - 03:39

2 siblings charged in 1996 killing of aunt in South TexasA brother and sister face capital murder charges in the 1996 stabbing death of their aunt during a South Texas robbery allegedly linked to drugs.


Two killed, six injured in boat accident near Baltimore bridge

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 07/27/2015 - 03:38
Two bodies were pulled from the water near the Francis Scott Key Bridge spanning the Patapsco River, Maryland Department of Natural Resources Police said in a statement. The power boat hit a concrete piling along a shipping channel that protects the bridge from boat strikes, police said.

Texas county where inmate died has history of racial tension

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 07/27/2015 - 03:30

Sylvester Nunn leans against his pickup and talks about growing up in Waller County Wednesday, July 22, 2015, in Hempstead, Texas. Nunn sells watermelons from the back of his truck along the highway, a generations-old summer tradition. A more troubling tradition, of racial strife, has resurfaced here in the days since a black woman named Sandra Bland died in the county jail after a traffic stop by a white state trooper. (AP Photo/Pat Sullivan)HEMPSTEAD, Texas (AP) — In the searing 100-degree Texas heat, Sylvester Nunn uses three worn beach umbrellas to protect himself and the produce piled in the bed of his old Chevy pickup truck as he carries on a generations-old summer tradition.


Las Vegas hotel reopens pool where fire started

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 07/27/2015 - 03:13

Las Vegas hotel reopens pool where fire startedA Las Vegas high-rise hotel has reopened its rooftop swimming pool a day after a fire sent patrons running and black smoke billowing above the Strip.


New Jersey chain saw artist has tools swiped

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 07/27/2015 - 03:05
BRIDGETON, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey chain saw artist says somebody nicked his tools.

Rand Paul plans to keep pushing to defund U.S. Planned Parenthood

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 07/27/2015 - 02:47

U.S. Senator Paul embraces wife Kelley before announcing candidacy for president during an event in LouisvilleBy Alina Selyukh WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Republican presidential contender Rand Paul said on Sunday he plans to push Congress to cut federal funding for the non-profit reproductive healthcare organization Planned Parenthood in a debate over its treatment of aborted fetal tissue. "I think the time is now to discuss whether taxpayer dollars should be going to such a gruesome procedure," Paul, a Kentucky senator, said on Fox News Sunday. "People are outraged by this and I think the American people deserve to have a vote on it." Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has started a fast-track process to bring Paul's legislation for a vote soon, McConnell's spokesman told Reuters on Sunday.


Survey: US gasoline prices down a penny in the past 2 weeks

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 07/27/2015 - 02:38
CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) — The average price of gasoline has dropped a penny over the past two weeks to $2.82 a gallon.