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2 dead, 4 injured after small plane crashes at Wichita airport

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 10/31/2014 - 00:45

Plane crashes at Wichita airport, 2 deadAt least two people are dead after a small plane crashed at Wichita's Mid-Continent Airport, fire officials say.


AccuWeather: Foggy Start, Chilly Finish Today

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 10/31/2014 - 00:43

 Foggy Start, Chilly Finish TodayMeteorologist David Murphy says Halloween looks cool, but dry. Saturday will be chilly, dreary and damp.


Fire damages home in Strawberry Mansion

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 10/31/2014 - 00:41

Fire damages home in Strawberry MansionFirefighters battled a house fire in the Strawberry Mansion section of Philadelphia.


Art of Aging: Senior Companion Program

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 10/31/2014 - 00:38

 Senior Companion ProgramIn today's Art of Aging, Lisa Thomas-Laury tells us about a free program that helps people connect.


Pair convicted in secret $1.6 M Navy silencer deal

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 10/31/2014 - 00:34
McLEAN, Va. (AP) — A senior Navy intelligence official and a California race-car mechanic were convicted in federal court for their roles in pushing through a secret Navy contract to build hundreds of untraceable rifle silencers for an unspecified, classified program.

Nurse defies Ebola quarantine with bike ride

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 10/31/2014 - 00:27

Nurse defies Ebola quarantine with bike rideA nurse who vowed to defy Maine's voluntary quarantine for health care workers who treated Ebola patients followed through on her promise Thursday, leaving her home for a bike ride.


Spain OKs 'Google Tax' demanded by news publishers

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 10/31/2014 - 00:27
MADRID (AP) — Spain's parliament has approved new intellectual property laws that allow news publishers to charge aggregators each time they display news content in search results.

Man shot with assault rifle in North Philadelphia

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 10/31/2014 - 00:25

Man shot with assault rifle in North PhiladelphiaPolice say a 53-year-old man was shot twice in the leg with an assault rifle in North Philadelphia early Thursday morning.


Prosecutor: Grand jury tweet in Brown case hacked

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 10/31/2014 - 00:24
ST. LOUIS (AP) — A tweet earlier this month suggesting insider information on the grand jury investigating the Ferguson police officer who shot Michael Brown was the result of someone hacking a woman's Twitter account, St. Louis County prosecutor Bob McCulloch said Thursday.

2 dead, 4 injured afer small plane crashes at Wichita airport

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 10/31/2014 - 00:17

2 dead, 4 injured after small plane crashes at Wichita airportAt least two people are dead after a small plane crashed at Wichita's Mid-Continent Airport, fire officials say.


Chicago high school evacuated, nine taken to hospital

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 10/31/2014 - 00:11
CHICAGO (Reuters) - A Chicago high school was evacuated on Wednesday due to a suspicious odor that was investigated as a possible natural gas leak and nine students were taken to local hospitals as a precautionary measure, all in good condition, police said. Police said preliminary information was that there may have been a natural gas leak, but it was later ruled out. Harper High School in the West Englewood neighborhood on the South Side was evacuated shortly after 10 a.m., said Jose Estrada in the Chicago Police Department news affairs office. ...

Fire chief: At least 2 dead inside Kansas airport building where small plane crashed

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 10/31/2014 - 00:10
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Fire chief: At least 2 dead inside Kansas airport building where small plane crashed.

Woman, man hospitalized after car slams into tractor-trailer in Delaware

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 10/31/2014 - 00:03

Woman, man hospitalized after car slams into tractor-trailer in DelawareA man and a woman are hospitalized after their vehicle crashed into a tractor-trailer in Stanton, Delaware.


FAA: Small plane crashes at Wichita airport

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 23:56

2 dead, 4 injured afer small plane crashes at Wichita airportA small plane has crashed at Wichita's Mid-Continent Airport, sending up huge plumes of black smoke that can be seen for miles around the city.


Rand Paul to campaign for McConnell on Monday

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 23:51
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Rand Paul will campaign with Republican Sen. Mitch McConnell on the day before Kentucky's pivotal Senate election.

Small plane crashes into building at Wichita airport

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 23:43

2 dead, 4 injured afer small plane crashes at Wichita airportEmergency crews were headed to Wichita's Mid-Continent Airport after huge plumes of black smoke were seen rising into the sky.


10 Things to See: A week of top AP photos

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 23:39

10ThingsToSee - Hotel security officers guard at an entrance door of a hotel room set aside for relatives or friends of passengers aboard a missing Malaysia Airlines plane, in Beijing, China Wednesday, March 12, 2014. (AP Photo/Andy Wong)Here's your look at highlights from the weekly AP photo report, a gallery featuring a mix of front-page photography, the odd image you might have missed and lasting moments our editors think you should see.


Fearing Ebola? Doctors say get a flu shot

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 23:24

FILE - In this Sept. 16, 2014 file photo, a sign lets customers know they can get a flu shot in a Walgreen store in Indianapolis. Fever? Headache? Muscle aches? Forget about Ebola, chances are astronomically higher that you have the flu or some other common bug. That message still hasn't reached many Americans, judging from stories ER doctors and nurses swapped this week at a Chicago medical conference. Misinformed patients with Ebola-like symptoms can take up time and resources in busy emergency rooms, and doctors fear the problem may worsen when flu season ramps up. . (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)CHICAGO (AP) — Fever? Headache? Muscle aches? Forget about Ebola — chances are astronomically higher that you have the flu or some other common bug.


Two brothers arrested in North Carolina courthouse shooting

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 23:15
WINSTON-SALEM N.C. (Reuters) - Two brothers were in police custody on Thursday in connection with a shooting outside a North Carolina courthouse that critically wounded two people, police said. Brandon Tremaine Morris, 31, was identified as the man who opened fire in front of the Nash County courthouse on Tuesday, hitting one man in the back and another in the leg and hand. Morris surrendered on Thursday and was expected to face charges of assault with a deadly weapon inflicting serious injury with intent to kill, a Nashville Police Department statement said. ...

Woman rescued after violent crash on Roosevelt Boulevard

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 23:05

Woman rescued after violent crash on Roosevelt BoulevardA woman had to be rescued from a smashed SUV after crashing in Philadelphia's Oxford Circle section early Thursday morning.