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Amtrak expected to release evidence Monday in train derailment

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 13:02

Amtrak expected to release evidence Monday in train derailmentInvestigators are set to release evidence Monday that could reveal why an Amtrak train derailed last May.


Vigil held for pregnant Pottstown teen who died shoveling snow

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 12:57

Vigil held for pregnant Pottstown teen who died shoveling snowFriends and family gathered Saturday to remember the pregnant teenager who died during the Blizzard of 2016 while shoveling snow.


Arrest warrant issued in New Castle homicide

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 12:52

Arrest warrant issued in New Castle homicideA Delaware community is on high alert after a man was found dead inside a New Castle home.


Stabbing on SEPTA bus in Frankford caught on camera

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 12:48

Stabbing on SEPTA bus in Frankford caught on cameraPhiladelphia and SEPTA police are seeking the public's assistance in identifying a man wanted in connection with a stabbing on a bus in the city's Frankford section.


Party turns deadly in Fresno County

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 12:44

Party turns deadly in Fresno CountyThe flier for the birthday party where a man and woman were killed advertises a DJ, plenty of alcohol and encourages everyone to spread the word by sharing the flier on social media.


2 teens wounded in Bethlehem shooting

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 12:39

2 teens wounded in Bethlehem shootingTwo teens are hospitalized, one critical and one in serious condition, after a shooting in Northampton County.


Rick Williams in Iowa: Busy day for candidates

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 12:37

 Busy day for candidatesIt's the last weekend before the Iowa caucus, and candidates in both parties are making a last minute push for votes.


Graffiti art on display in Central Fresno

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 12:29

Graffiti art on display in Central FresnoArtists from across California and Nevada painted dozens of murals at Calwa Park Saturday for the third annual Bizare Art Fest.


Authorities ID victims of fatal crash near Planada

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 12:26

Authorities ID victims of fatal crash near PlanadaCalifornia Highway Patrol officers say17-year-old Adam Sandoval and 20-year-old Robert Delarosa were ejected after losing control of a stolen Cadillac.


Attempted kidnapping at FAX bus stop

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 12:23

Attempted kidnapping at FAX bus stopPolice say 61-year-old Mirce Djordjeski approached the 24-year-old victim in his car. After a brief conversation, he tried to pull her into the car as he drove away.


Merced police investigate officer-involved shooting

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 12:20

Merced police investigate officer-involved shootingThe officer told the suspect to drop his gun, but he refused. That's when the officer fired one round, missing the suspect.


1 hospitalized after vehicle overturns, ejects occupant

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 12:00

1 hospitalized after vehicle overturns, ejects occupantOne person is in critical condition after a crash in Bucks County.


1 hospitalized after vehicle overturns, ejects driver

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 11:51

1 hospitalized after vehicle overturns, ejects occupantOne person is in critical condition after a crash in Bucks County.


The Latest: Ammon Bundy repeats call for occupiers to leave

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 11:08

A convoy of armored vehicles and SUVs rolls past a barricade on the road near the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge near Burns, Ore., Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016. The remnants of an armed group occupying the refuge to protest federal land policies say they won't leave until they get assurances they won't be arrested.(AP Photo/Nicholas K. Geranios)BURNS, Ore. (AP) — The latest on an armed group that took over buildings at a federal wildlife refuge in Oregon (all times local):


Man critical after Frankford shooting

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 10:55

Man critical after Frankford shootingA man is in critical condition after a shooting in the city's Frankford section.


Massive fire destroys Lexington stockyard, many businesses

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 10:29

Smoke rises from a large fire in Lexington, Ky., Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016. Authorities say the large fire at the Blue Grass Stockyards complex has spread to other businesses. (AP Photo/Adam Beam)LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — A massive fire destroyed a 70-year-old beef cattle auction business in Lexington on Saturday, churning up a plume of thick, black smoke that darkened the skies for miles as the wind-whipped flames consumed several nearby businesses.


Man struck, killed on I-95 SB in Bensalem

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 10:25

Man struck, killed on I-95 SB in BensalemA man was struck and killed on I-95 in Bensalem.


Key events in the escape and hunt for 3 California inmates

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 10:08

This banner atop the Orange County Sheriff's Department webpage shows the latest iteration of their Internet "wanted" poster, showing that all three escaped inmates are in custody as of Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016. After a week of SWAT raids and a gang dragnet, it was a tip that led San Francisco police to the two remaining fugitives who broke out of a Santa Ana, Calif., jail. A third surrendered Friday. (Orange County Sheriff's Department via AP)SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — Here are some key dates and events in the escape and hunt for three California inmates who broke out of a maximum security jail using a Google Earth map, cutting tools and a rope made of bed linens. Hossein Nayeri, 37, Jonathan Tieu, 20, and Bac Duong, 43, were all back in custody Saturday after Nayeri and Tieu were arrested in San Francisco. Duong turned himself in Friday.


2 teens hospitalized after Bethlehem shooting

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 10:07

2 teens wounded in Bethlehem shootingTwo teens are hospitalized, one critical and one in serious condition, after a shooting in Northampton County.


The Latest: Denver police say 1 fatally shot, 7 others hurt

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 09:42

In this photo provided by 9NEWS/KUSA-TV Denver, authorities respond to the scene of a deadly shooting and stabbing at the National Western Complex, Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016, in Denver. Denver police say multiple people were injured at The Colorado Motorcycle Expo. (9NEWS/KUSA-TV Denver via AP) MANDATORY CREDITDENVER (AP) — The Latest on a Denver shooting and stabbing incident that left one dead and seven others injured at a motorcycle expo (all times local):