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West Philadelphia shooting suspect found hiding under bed

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 04/06/2015 - 01:35

West Philadelphia shooting suspect found hiding under bedPolice are investigating a shooting in West Philadelphia that left a man in critical condition.


West Philadelphia shooting suspect found hiding under bed

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 04/06/2015 - 01:35

West Philadelphia shooting suspect found hiding under bedPolice are investigating a shooting in West Philadelphia that left a man in critical condition.


Man shot three times in West Philadelphia

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 04/06/2015 - 01:33

West Philadelphia shooting suspect found hiding under bedPolice are investigating a shooting in West Philadelphia that left a man in critical condition.


Police: Basketball coach fires gun during game at Southwest Philadelphia rec center

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 04/06/2015 - 01:28

 Basketball coach fires gun during game at Southwest Philadelphia rec centerPolice say a basketball coach fired his gun during a game at a Southwest Philadelphia recreation center.


Police: Basketball coach fires gun during game at Southwest Philadelphia rec center

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 04/06/2015 - 01:28

 Basketball coach fires gun during game at Southwest Philadelphia rec centerPolice say a basketball coach fired his gun during a game at a Southwest Philadelphia recreation center.


Police: Basketball coach fires gun during game at Southwest Philadelphia rec center

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 04/06/2015 - 01:28

 Basketball coach fires gun during game at Southwest Philadelphia rec centerPolice say a basketball coach fired his gun during a game at a Southwest Philadelphia recreation center.


Dozens arrested near University of Kentucky after Final Four loss

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 04/06/2015 - 01:14
(Reuters) - Thirty-one people were arrested overnight near the University of Kentucky after the school's previously undefeated men's basketball team was knocked out the NCAA's Final Four tournament in a semi-final loss to Wisconsin, police said on Sunday. Hundreds of fans flooded the streets around the school's Lexington, Kentucky campus after the Wisconsin Badgers stunned the No. 1-ranked Wildcats with a 71-64 win in Indianapolis. Kentucky had been a favorite to win the tournament. Those arrested face charges including public intoxication and disorderly conduct, Lexington Police Sgt. Scott May said.

Dozens arrested near University of Kentucky after Final Four loss

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 04/06/2015 - 01:14
(Reuters) - Thirty-one people were arrested overnight near the University of Kentucky after the school's previously undefeated men's basketball team was knocked out the NCAA's Final Four tournament in a semi-final loss to Wisconsin, police said on Sunday. Hundreds of fans flooded the streets around the school's Lexington, Kentucky campus after the Wisconsin Badgers stunned the No. 1-ranked Wildcats with a 71-64 win in Indianapolis. Kentucky had been a favorite to win the tournament. Those arrested face charges including public intoxication and disorderly conduct, Lexington Police Sgt. Scott May said.

Exporting Philly: Cheesesteaks, ices and pretzels go global

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 04/06/2015 - 01:05

This April 2, 2015 photo shows pretzels at a Philly Pretzel Factory in Philadelphia. Philly Pretzel Factory and other Philadelphia-area purveyors are taking their regional brands far beyond the mid-Atlantic region. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The man intent on taking the Philly cheesesteak global saw a familiar sight from home on a recent trip to Florida: a Wawa.


Man in custody after human remains found in bag near MIT campus

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 04/06/2015 - 00:47
(Reuters) - A man was in custody on Sunday in connection with the discovery of human remains found in a duffel bag about a half-mile from the Cambridge campus of Massachusetts Institute of Technology, law enforcement authorities say.

Man in custody after human remains found in bag near MIT campus

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 04/06/2015 - 00:47
(Reuters) - A man was in custody on Sunday in connection with the discovery of human remains found in a duffel bag about a half-mile from the Cambridge campus of Massachusetts Institute of Technology, law enforcement authorities say.

Man in custody after human remains found in bag near MIT campus

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 04/06/2015 - 00:47
(Reuters) - A man was in custody on Sunday in connection with the discovery of human remains found in a duffel bag about a half-mile from the Cambridge campus of Massachusetts Institute of Technology, law enforcement authorities say.

Mental illness stalls case of bomb outside Detroit building

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 04/06/2015 - 00:40

This Friday, April 3, 2015 photo shows the Patrick V. McNamara Federal Building in Detroit. Gary Mikulich, accused of planting a bomb outside of the building four years ago, may never stand trial despite extraordinary efforts to improve his mental health. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)DETROIT (AP) — A man accused of planting a bomb outside of a Detroit federal building four years ago may never stand trial despite extraordinary efforts to improve his mental health.


AccuWeather: Sunny for Easter Sunday

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 04/06/2015 - 00:37

 Sunny for Easter SundayMeteorologist Chris Sowers says enjoy the bright skies today because there won't be much sun this week!


Fleeing motorcyclist crashes into Plymouth Meeting ravine

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 04/06/2015 - 00:32

Fleeing motorcyclist crashes into Plymouth Meeting ravineA motorcyclist is hospitalized after leading police on a chase in Plymouth Meeting, Montgomery County.


Pope, thousands brave rain for Easter in St. Peter's Square

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 04/06/2015 - 00:30

Pope, thousands brave rain for Easter in St. Peter's SquareIn an Easter peace wish, Pope Francis on Sunday praised the framework nuclear agreement with Iran as an opportunity to make the world safer, while expressing deep worry about bloodshed in Libya, Yemen, Syria, Iraq, Nigeria and elsewhere in Africa.


High-efficiency wood heating systems winning converts

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 04/06/2015 - 00:29

In this Wednesday, April 1, 2015 photo, Eric Besenfelder, director of facilities for the Coxsackie-Athens Central Schools, points out features on a wood pellet burning boiler at Athens Elementary School in Athens, N.Y. Financial incentives and technological advances have led a growing number of schools, local government buildings, nature centers and homes to switch from fossil fuels to renewable heat in northern states. (AP Photo/Mike Groll)ATHENS, N.Y. (AP) — With the touch of a finger on an iPod-style screen, Eric Besenfelder can monitor and troubleshoot the shiny, wood-pellet furnace that heats Athens Elementary School in the Hudson Valley.


VIDEO: Philadelphia area celebrates Easter

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 04/06/2015 - 00:27

 Philadelphia area celebrates EasterAnnie McCormick reports on Easter celebrations across the region.


Matriarch of Wallenda circus preforming family dies at 87

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 04/05/2015 - 23:44

FILE - In this Jan. 24, 1964 file photo, Jenny Wallenda, a member of the famous Wallenda high wire act, applies makeup in a dressing room prior to appearing at opening of the Shrine Circus in Detroit. Wallenda, the matriarch of the famous family of high-flying circus performers, died late Saturday, April 4, 2015, at her home in Sarasota, Fla., according to family members. She was 87. (AP Photo/Alvan Quinn, File)Jenny Wallenda, 87, the matriarch of the famous family of high-flying circus performers, died late Saturday at her home in Sarasota, Florida, according to family members.


Body of missing 2-year-old found in pond near family home

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 04/05/2015 - 23:40
WASHINGTON COURT HOUSE, Ohio (AP) — The body of a missing 2-year-old boy was found in a shallow pond near the child's southwest Ohio home after hundreds of people fanned out to search for him.