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NOAA announces plan for endangered Hawaiian monk seal

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 08/12/2015 - 09:53

FILE - In this Feb. 10, 2009, file photo, a Hawaiian monk seal basks in the late afternoon sun on the beach in Hau'ula, Hawaii, on the north shore of Oahu. Federal fisheries authorities want to more than double the small population of endangered Hawaiian monk seals in the state’s main islands. Authorities on Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2015, released a draft management plan for the endangered species, of which approximately 200 live in the main Hawaiian Islands. (AP Photo/Jim Collins, File)HONOLULU (AP) — Federal fisheries authorities want to more than double the small population of endangered Hawaiian monk seals in the state's main islands.


Proposed UN statement would back preparatory talks on Syria

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 08/12/2015 - 09:52
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — A draft U.N. Security Council statement that could be adopted this week strongly backs intensive preparatory talks on key issues to restore peace to conflict-torn Syria, including a political transition and fighting terrorism.

San Francisco sheriff says he has valid driver's license

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 08/12/2015 - 09:25
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi says he now has a valid driver's license.

10 Things to Know for Wednesday

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 08/12/2015 - 09:06

Commissioner of the U.S. Security Exchange Commission Mary Jo White speaks during a news conference in Newark, N.J., Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2015. An international group of hackers and stock traders made $30 million by breaking into the computers of newswire services that put out corporate press releases and trading on the information before it was made public, federal prosecutors said Tuesday. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday:


Homeless man ID'd as target of 2-week-old California manhunt

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 08/12/2015 - 08:53
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (AP) — A homeless man with a long criminal history was identified Tuesday as the target of a two-week-old manhunt for a gunman thought to have killed a retiree, taken people hostage and wounded Kern County sheriff's deputies.

Second grizzly cub captured at scene of fatal attack

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 08/12/2015 - 08:28
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Biologists in Yellowstone National Park have captured a second grizzly bear cub at the scene of an attack in which an adult bear killed a Montana man.

Second grizzly cub captured at scene of fatal attack

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 08/12/2015 - 08:28
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Biologists in Yellowstone National Park have captured a second grizzly bear cub at the scene of an attack in which an adult bear killed a Montana man.

Second grizzly cub captured at scene of fatal attack

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 08/12/2015 - 08:28
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Biologists in Yellowstone National Park have captured a second grizzly bear cub at the scene of an attack in which an adult bear killed a Montana man.

Second grizzly cub captured at scene of fatal attack

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 08/12/2015 - 08:28
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Biologists in Yellowstone National Park have captured a second grizzly bear cub at the scene of an attack in which an adult bear killed a Montana man.

Los Angeles City Council OKs 20-year transportation plan

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 08/12/2015 - 08:26
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Car-loving Los Angeles has approved a transportation plan that would add 300 miles of bicycle lanes to existing roads.

Los Angeles City Council OKs 20-year transportation plan

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 08/12/2015 - 08:26
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Car-loving Los Angeles has approved a transportation plan that would add 300 miles of bicycle lanes to existing roads.

Los Angeles City Council OKs 20-year transportation plan

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 08/12/2015 - 08:26
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Car-loving Los Angeles has approved a transportation plan that would add 300 miles of bicycle lanes to existing roads.

Los Angeles City Council OKs 20-year transportation plan

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 08/12/2015 - 08:26
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Car-loving Los Angeles has approved a transportation plan that would add 300 miles of bicycle lanes to existing roads.

Drugmaker Glaxo shuts down plant over Legionnaires' bacteria

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 08/12/2015 - 08:22
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Drugmaker GlaxoSmithKline shut down a plant Tuesday that produces inhaled medications after discovering the bacteria that causes Legionnaire's disease, a potentially fatal form of pneumonia.

Drugmaker Glaxo shuts down plant over Legionnaires' bacteria

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 08/12/2015 - 08:22
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Drugmaker GlaxoSmithKline shut down a plant Tuesday that produces inhaled medications after discovering the bacteria that causes Legionnaire's disease, a potentially fatal form of pneumonia.

Drugmaker Glaxo shuts down plant over Legionnaires' bacteria

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 08/12/2015 - 08:22
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Drugmaker GlaxoSmithKline shut down a plant Tuesday that produces inhaled medications after discovering the bacteria that causes Legionnaire's disease, a potentially fatal form of pneumonia.

Large rodent who briefly escaped cage at National Zoo dies

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 08/12/2015 - 08:17
WASHINGTON (AP) — The determined large rodent who briefly escaped his cage at the Smithsonian National Zoo last month has died.

Large rodent who briefly escaped cage at National Zoo dies

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 08/12/2015 - 08:17
WASHINGTON (AP) — The determined large rodent who briefly escaped his cage at the Smithsonian National Zoo last month has died.

Large rodent who briefly escaped cage at National Zoo dies

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 08/12/2015 - 08:17
WASHINGTON (AP) — The determined large rodent who briefly escaped his cage at the Smithsonian National Zoo last month has died.

Large rodent who briefly escaped cage at National Zoo dies

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 08/12/2015 - 08:17
WASHINGTON (AP) — The determined large rodent who briefly escaped his cage at the Smithsonian National Zoo last month has died.