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4 injured in Delaware City crash

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 04/25/2016 - 01:48

4 injured in Delaware City crashSeveral people were injured after a multi-vehicle crash along Route 1 in Delaware City.


Hillary Clinton visits 2 Philadelphia churches

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 04/25/2016 - 01:38

Hillary Clinton visits 2 Philadelphia churchesHillary Clinton visited two churches in Philadelphia on the Sunday before the April 26 Pennsylvania primary.


Suspect in Wisconsin prom shooting dies in hospital

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 04/25/2016 - 01:33
An 18-year-old man suspected of opening fire on two students outside a Wisconsin high school prom died in a nearby hospital early Sunday morning after he was shot and wounded by a police officer, authorities said. Jakob Wagner was pronounced dead shortly after 1 a.m. CDT (0600 GMT), about two hours after he shot the two people with a rifle outside the entrance to a building at Antigo High School, Antigo police said. The two students were shot as they exited the building.

Authorities: Teen shoots 2 outside prom before cop kills him

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 04/25/2016 - 01:30

 Teen shoots 2 outside prom before cop kills himAn 18-year-old gunman opened fire outside of a high school prom in northern Wisconsin, wounding two students before a police officer who was in the parking lot fatally shot him, authorities said Sunday.


NTSB concludes fact-finding in Md. helicopter-plane crash

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 04/25/2016 - 01:29
FREDERICK, Md. (AP) — The National Transportation Safety Board has concluded the fact-finding portion of its investigation into a midair collision between a helicopter and a small plane near Frederick Municipal Airport in 2014.

Man charged in fatal Burlington County birthday party shooting

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 04/25/2016 - 01:25

Man charged in fatal Burlington County birthday party shootingPolice have charged a man with the murder of a woman after a shooting at a birthday party in Riverside, Burlington County.


California jurors misusing the Internet could face fines

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 04/25/2016 - 01:13

 Commenting about a case on social media or researching it on the Internet may soon cost you as much as $1500. (Spencer Weiner/Los Angeles Times via AP, Pool, File)SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Jurors who threaten to derail trials by researching them on Google or posting comments about them on Twitter are often dismissed with nothing more than a tongue-lashing from a judge.


Driver killed in Millville crash

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 04/25/2016 - 00:47

Pottstown woman ID'd as Millville crash victimA driver was killed after being ejected from a vehicle in Millville, Cumberland County.


Teen shot and killed outside North Philadelphia lounge

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 04/25/2016 - 00:44

Teen shot and killed outside North Philadelphia loungeA teenager was shot and killed during a fight involving several people outside a North Philadelphia lounge, police say.


Shooting at Burlington County birthday party, 1 dead

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 04/25/2016 - 00:42

Shooting at Burlington County birthday party, 1 deadA woman is dead after a shooting at a birthday party in Burlington County, New Jersey.


1 hospitalized, suspect in custody after shooting at North Wales, Montgomery County church

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 04/25/2016 - 00:28

1 dead, 1 in custody after North Wales, Montgomery County church shootingA suspect is in custody and one person is hospitalized following a shooting at a church in North Wales, Montgomery County.


Reports of shots fired near North Wales, Montgomery County church

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 04/25/2016 - 00:03

1 dead, 1 in custody after North Wales, Montgomery County church shootingMontgomery County authorities have converged on the scene of a local church following reports of shots fired.


Forest ranger documents Adirondack plane crash sites

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 04/25/2016 - 00:01

In this April 3, 2016 photo, Scott Van Laer photographs pieces of a Cessna 207 that crashed into an Adirondack mountainside in 1970 in New York. The New York forest ranger is documenting dozens of plane crash sites in the Adirondack Mountains with plans for a book for fellow “wreck chasers” and hikers. (AP Photo/Mary Esch)ELIZABETHTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — Hidden among the rugged mountains, spruce thickets and mossy bogs of New York's 6-million-acre Adirondack Park lie the remnants of dozens of planes that have met their doom over the decades.


Historic 'Laws of Baseball' documents sell for more than $3M

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 23:52
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Documents that baseball historians have called the Magna Carta of the game have sold at auction for nearly $3.3 million.

Man arrested, charged with threatening to bomb Trump rally

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 23:44

This Saturday, April 23, 2016 photo provided by the Connecticut State Police shows Sean Morkys, who is charged with threatening to bomb a Donald Trump rally in the state Saturday. Connecticut State Police say the U.S. Secret Service contacted them Saturday afternoon after they say Morkys posted on Twitter. (Connecticut State Police via AP)WATERBURY, Conn. (AP) — A 20-year-old Connecticut man is facing charges after authorities say he tweeted out a bomb threat during a Donald Trump rally Saturday.


Zoo: Tiger attacked, killed employee who didn't follow rules

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 23:39
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A Florida zoo official says an employee who was killed by a tiger earlier this month didn't follow zoo policy.

Police ID teen accused of Wisconsin prom attack

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 23:38

 Teen shoots 2 outside prom before cop kills himAuthorities have identified a man who they say shot and wounded two students outside of their northern Wisconsin prom as 18-year-old Jakob E. Wagner.


Connecticut man made threat on Twitter to bomb Trump rally: police

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 23:21

Connecticut State Police photo of Sean Taylor Morkys after his arrestA 20-year-old Connecticut man was arrested after being accused of sending threats on Twitter to bomb a rally for Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, authorities said on Sunday. Sean Morkys of Waterbury, Connecticut, was charged with threatening, inciting injury and breach of peace.


Man arrested, charged with threatening to bomb Trump rally

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 22:08

Man arrested, charged with threatening to bomb Trump rallyA 20-year-old Connecticut man is facing charges after authorities say he tweeted out a bomb threat during a Donald Trump rally Saturday.


Legal defeat only emboldens 'food sovereignty' soldiers

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 22:01

In this Friday, April 15, 2016 photo, Heather Retberg feeds chickens at the Quill's End Farm in Penobscot, Maine. The farm represents a way of life she said needs to be protected from an aggressive regulatory structure that keeps small farms from getting food to local people. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)PENOBSCOT, Maine (AP) — Heather and Phil Retberg's Quill's End Farm is idyllic to the point of New England cliche. Dairy cows, milked by hand, share space with goats and ducks near a wooden barn that overlooks a rolling green field and the summit of nearby Blue Hill.