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Driver critically injured in utility truck rollover crash on I-95 in Delaware

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 22:52

Driver critically injured in utility truck rollover crash on I-95 in DelawareA driver is hospitalized in critical condition after a utility truck crashed and overturned on I-95 in Delaware.


Storm causing tidal flooding along New Jersey shore

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 22:39

Storm causing tidal flooding along New Jersey shoreA storm moving up the coast is causing tidal flooding in some New Jersey shore towns.


North Carolina governor in minor traffic accident after Super Bowl

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 22:24
McCrory, who was a passenger in a California Highway Patrol vehicle, reported minor pain from the accident Sunday night but continued to his destination in another car, his office said in a statement. “We were very fortunate, and while I am still proud of the Carolina Panthers, this puts the game in proper perspective,” McCrory said.

Grand jury indicts duo accused of Southern jewelry robberies

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 22:14
PANAMA CITY, Fla. (AP) — Prosecutors say a woman and man accused of robbing jewelry stores across the South have been indicted by a federal grand jury in northern Florida.

Cruise Ship Rocked by Hurricane-Force Winds Off US Coast

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 21:45
About 4,000 passengers ordered to stay in cabins as ceilings fell.

India says 3Q growth faster than China's at 7.3 percent

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 21:36
NEW DELHI (AP) — India said its economy grew 7.3 percent in the last three months of 2015, a rate of expansion that puts the South Asian nation ahead of China's 6.8 percent growth during the same period.

Russia's central bank revokes licenses of 2 banks

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 21:29
MOSCOW (AP) — Russia's Central Bank effectively closed down two of the country's smaller banks Monday after it revoked their operating licenses, its latest effort to consolidate the sprawling banking sector.

Motorist trapped after car slams into garage in Mantua

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 20:56

Motorist trapped after car slams into garage in MantuaPhiladelphia Police say a motorist was trapped for a short time after a car slammed into a garage in Mantua.


Police investigate shooting in Chester, Pa.; 1 dead, 1 hurt, family says

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 20:16

Police investigate shooting in Chester, Pa.; 1 dead, 1 hurt, family saysPolice are on the scene of a shooting in Chester which family members say has left one man dead and another hospitalized.


Top bankers urge closer ties to solve euro's problems

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 19:56
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — The top central bankers from France and Germany are joining in an appeal to fix longstanding flaws in the euro currency by more closely integrating their economies and putting more authority over policy at the European level.

After big loss, Credit Suisse CEO asks board: Cut my bonus

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 19:21
GENEVA (AP) — The new CEO of Credit Suisse has proposed that its board make a "significant" cut in his bonus after the Swiss bank posted disappointing earnings last week and announced 4,000 job cuts.

Man dies after starting Krispy Kreme Challenge in Raleigh

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 19:19
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A man has died after starting a Raleigh race in which contestants are supposed to also eat a dozen Krispy Kreme doughnuts midway through the competition.

Taxi in Prague block traffic, demand higher pay, ban on Uber

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 19:06

Hundreds of Czech taxi drivers are blocking a road in downtown Prague to demand higher payment and protest alternative services such is Uber, in Prague, Czech Republic, Monday, Feb. 8, 2016. The protest began early Monday with drivers blocking two of the three lines in both directions on a key road near Prague’s Central Station, causing significant traffic delays. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)PRAGUE (AP) — Hundreds of Czech taxi drivers are blocking a major road in downtown Prague to demand higher pay and protest alternative services such as Uber.


Obamas seek better WiFi service for next first couple

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 17:11
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says one improvement he'd like to make at the White House for his successor is to upgrade the WiFi system.

Qatar acquires stake in Chevron oil project off Morocco

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 17:01
DOHA, Qatar (AP) — The Qatari state oil company, Qatar Petroleum, says it has reached a deal with Chevron to acquire 30 percent of its stake in offshore drilling areas in Morocco.

Offbeat humor and upbeat messages dominate Super Bowl 50 ads

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 16:32

This image provided by Audi shows a scene from the company's "The Commander" spot for Super Bowl 50. The ad features the new Audi R8 V10. (Audi via AP)NEW YORK (AP) — From a strange creature called "Puppymonkeybaby" to a tear-inducing Audi ad, Super Bowl ads ran the gamut this year from offbeat humor to heartfelt messages.


Dog show held at Fresno Fairgrounds

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 15:46

Dog show held at Fresno FairgroundsNearly 800 dogs showed off what they've got at the Fresno Fair Grounds this weekend.


Artist paints graffiti murals across Tulare Valley

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 15:32

Artist paints graffiti murals across Tulare ValleyTwenty-seven-year-old AJ Gomez has painted murals around Orosi, Dinuba and Visalia. He says he wants to bring light to the newly accept graffiti art that often times comes with a stigma.


Kerman police ask public for help in catching robber

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 15:28

Kerman police ask public for help in catching robberThey say the suspect grabbed $400 from the victim's wallet and ran out of the store.


Fresno arrest three in taco truck robbery

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 15:25

Fresno arrest three in taco truck robberyOfficers say a female customer chased after one suspect and punched him in the face but he pulled a knife on her before running away.