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Ray Rice appeal to cite edited tape

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 23:26
One of the chief arguments that Ray Rice will make in the appeal of his indefinite suspension is that the NFL extended his punishment on the basis of an edited videotape, sources told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter.

4 kids killed in Pa. crash weren't restrained

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 23:13

 4 kids killed in Pa. crash weren't restrainedAuthorities say four children killed in a multi-vehicle crash in northeastern Pennsylvania weren't in booster seats or wearing seatbelts.


Facts, questions in fatal Ohio Wal-Mart shooting

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 23:03

This undated photo provided by the family of John Crawford III shows Crawford, right, with his mother, Tressa Sherrod. A special grand jury will look into the fatal shooting of Crawford by police in an Ohio Wal-Mart and will be asked to determine whether any charges should be filed in the case that has drawn national attention to the southwestern Ohio city. (AP Photo/Courtesy family of John Crawford III)CINCINNATI (AP) — A grand jury looking into the fatal shooting of a man by police in an Ohio Wal-Mart will have to sort out conflicting accounts to determine whether charges should be filed in a racially charged case that has drawn national attention.


Former NFL kicker Bironas dies in Nashville car wreck

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 22:45

This May 30, 2013 file photo shows then Tennessee Titans kicker Rob Bironas. Bironas died Saturday night, Sept. 20, 2014 after a car accident near his Nashville home, according to policeBy Kevin Murphy (Reuters) - Former Tennessee Titans’ kicker Rob Bironas died late Saturday in a single-vehicle car crash in Nashville, police said on Sunday. Bironas, 36, lost control of the SUV he was driving at a high rate of speed around a curve in the road, the Metropolitan Nashville Police Department said in a statement. The vehicle veered off the right side of the road, struck a line of trees and stopped upside down in a large culvert, police said. Bironas was taken by ambulance to Vanderbilt University Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead, police said. ...


Former NFL kicker Rob Bironas killed in accident

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 22:40

Former NFL kicker Rob Bironas killed in accidentFormer Tennessee Titans kicker Rob Bironas died Saturday night after a car accident near his home, according to police.


German families to sue Ukraine over MH17 crash

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 21:58
BERLIN (AP) — German relatives of three people killed in the downing of Malaysia Airline Flight 17 plan to sue Ukraine for negligence, a lawyer for the families said Sunday.

Car crashes into utility pole in Kensington, 4 injured

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 21:43

Car crashes into utility pole in Kensington, 4 injuredFour people are hospitalized after an accident in the Kensington section of Philadelphia.


DeSean Jackson set for return to Philly

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 20:15

DeSean Jackson active, Eagles-Redskins previewDeSean Jackson provided the Eagles and their fans many thrilling moments during his six seasons in Philadelphia before he was abruptly cut.


Gang robs security guard outside Berlin Apple shop

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 20:11
BERLIN (AP) — Police are hunting for a gang that robbed a security guard as he was picking up cash from Germany's biggest Apple's store.

California authorities catch 4 of 5 jail escapees

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 20:04

California authorities catch 4 of 5 jail escapeesFour of five inmates have been recaptured a day after their escape from a central California jail, authorities said. The fifth man remained at large.


Selling Mitch McConnell: What's love got to do with it?

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 20:02

File picture shows U.S. Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell talking to reporters in WashingtonBy Richard Cowan PADUCAH Ky (Reuters) - Mitch McConnell is hardly a lovable guy. The Republican leader in the U.S. Senate has a dour public persona and many of his constituents don't view him as a "real Kentuckian," according to a Reuters/Ipsos poll that underscores what his election campaign already knows - McConnell has an image problem. While other politicians might be deterred by polls showing how unpopular they are in their home state, McConnell has risen to the challenge as he seeks a sixth term in what is perhaps his toughest re-election battle in a 30-year Senate career. ...


Rock & Roll Half Marathon traffic detours

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 19:56

Rock & Roll Half Marathon traffic detoursThere are number of traffic detours due to the Rock & Roll Philadelphia Half Marathon on Sunday.


Day 9 begins in hunt for trooper slaying suspect

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 19:44

9 days in, no contact with trooper slaying suspectThe suspect in the deadly ambush at a state police barracks in a remote part of northeastern Pennsylvania remained at large for a ninth day Sunday.


Man struck and killed by truck in Hunting Park

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 19:02

Man struck and killed by truck in Hunting ParkA pickup truck struck and killed a man who was trying to cross a street in the Hunting Park section of Philadelphia, police say.


Crozer-Chester Medical Center nurses ready for strike

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 18:51

Crozer-Chester Medical Center nurses go on strikeThe nurses from Crozer-Chester Medical Center in Upland, Delaware County are set to go on strike Sunday.


Spanish judge indicts 9 persons for cyber fraud

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 18:31
MADRID (AP) — A Spanish judge charged nine people with fraud Sunday for allegedly participating in the theft of $45 million after a massive hacking of a bank's card payments system.

Firefighter injured in ice bucket challenge dies

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 18:31

Firefighter injured in ice bucket challenge diesA central Kentucky firefighter injured in an "ice bucket challenge" has died a month after a power line shocked him and another man.


2 dead, 2 critical in Olney club shooting

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 18:17

2 dead, 2 critical in Olney club shootingPolice are investigating a quadruple shooting outside a club in Philadelphia's Olney section that left two people dead.


SpaceX launches 3-D printer, other station gear

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 15:49

In this framegrab provided by NASA, the SpaceX cargo ship lifts off, rocketing toward the International Space Station Sunday Sept. 21, 2014. The company launched its unmanned Dragon capsule from Cape Canaveral, Florida, early Sunday aboard a Falcon rocket. It's carrying more than 5,000 pounds of station supplies for NASA, including a 3-D printer, the first one bound for orbit. (AP Photo/NASA TV)CAPE CANAVERAL (AP) — A SpaceX cargo ship rocketed toward the International Space Station on Sunday, carrying the first 3-D printer for astronauts in orbit.


Florida prison system fires 32 guards after inmate deaths: Miami Herald

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 14:59
(Reuters) - The secretary of Florida's prison system has fired nearly three dozen guards in the wake of the recent scrutiny given to inmate deaths across the state during recent years, the Miami Herald newspaper reported. Florida Department of Corrections Secretary Michael Crews dismissed 32 guards on Friday, according to the newspaper. All of them had been accused of criminal misconduct or wrongdoing stemming from inmate deaths at four different prisons, the report said. ...