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Threatening note prompts evacuation of nearby elementary school in Corona

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 02/10/2016 - 12:24

Threatening note prompts evacuation of nearby elementary school in CoronaParkridge Elementary School in Corona was evacuated Tuesday after a suspicious person near the school left a note in a car that said it would explode if anyone opened the door, authorities said.


Intermittent snow making way for single digit temperatures

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 02/10/2016 - 12:21

Intermittent snow making way for single digit temperaturesThe intermittent snow fell across the Delaware Valley throughout Tuesday night.


Intermittent snow making way for single digit temperatures

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 02/10/2016 - 12:21

Intermittent snow making way for single digit temperaturesThe intermittent snow fell across the Delaware Valley throughout Tuesday night.


ONLY ON ABC7NEWS.COM: War waged on pimps, human traffickers during Super Bowl 50

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 02/10/2016 - 12:08

 War waged on pimps, human traffickers during Super Bowl 50An FBI official spoke exclusively with Dan Noyes about how 14 months of work before the Super Bowl had a major impact and helped stop sex-traffickers in their tracks.


ONLY ON ABC7NEWS.COM: War waged on pimps, human traffickers during Super Bowl 50

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 02/10/2016 - 12:08

 War waged on pimps, human traffickers during Super Bowl 50An FBI official spoke exclusively with Dan Noyes about how 14 months of work before the Super Bowl had a major impact and helped stop sex-traffickers in their tracks.


Los Angeles Marathon marks 100th race for local woman

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 02/10/2016 - 12:02

Los Angeles Marathon marks 100th race for local womanThis weekend's Los Angeles Marathon will mark the 100th race for woman raising funds for pancreatic cancer.


Trump nails it in New Hampshire; Kasich snags second

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 02/10/2016 - 12:01

Republican presidential candidate, businessman Donald Trump speaks to supporters during a primary night rally, Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016, in Manchester, N.H. At his side are his wife Melania Trump, left, and daughter Ivanka Trump, right. (AP Photo/David Goldman)NASHUA, N.H. (AP) — Donald Trump nailed down a decisive first victory in New Hampshire's presidential primary Tuesday, proving his unorthodox campaign can translate the large crowds at his rambunctious rallies into the votes that determine delegates. Ohio Gov. John Kasich, an afterthought in Iowa, popped up in second.


Strength of NASA programs could be big boost to Bay Area

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 02/10/2016 - 12:00

Strength of NASA programs could be big boost to Bay AreaIt's not the State of the Union, but the state of things far beyond that could be big news for the Bay Area.


Strength of NASA programs could be big boost to Bay Area

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 02/10/2016 - 12:00

Strength of NASA programs could be big boost to Bay AreaIt's not the State of the Union, but the state of things far beyond that could be big news for the Bay Area.


Gov. Christie going back to NJ to reassess 2016 bid

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 02/10/2016 - 11:53

Gov. Christie going back to NJ to reassess 2016 bidRepublican Chris Christie says he's heading home to New Jersey to "take a deep breath" and take stock of his struggling presidential bid.


Gov. Christie going back to NJ to reassess 2016 bid

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 02/10/2016 - 11:53

Gov. Christie going back to NJ to reassess 2016 bidRepublican Chris Christie says he's heading home to New Jersey to "take a deep breath" and take stock of his struggling presidential bid.


Ferguson city council want changes to police reform plan

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 02/10/2016 - 11:49

Partially burned American flag lies on the street near the spot where Michael Brown was killed before an event to mark the one-year anniversary of the his death in FergusonThe Ferguson, Missouri city council voted on Tuesday to approve an agreement with the U.S. Justice Department to reform the city's police department after the 2014 shooting of a black teenager, but with changes that must still get federal approval. In a unanimous vote, the council for the St. Louis suburb agreed with the basic terms of the agreement, which includes requiring the police department to give officers bias-awareness training and implement an accountability system. The council also asked that the agreement not apply to outside agencies if the city outsourced any police work.


Ferguson city council want changes to police reform plan

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 02/10/2016 - 11:49

Partially burned American flag lies on the street near the spot where Michael Brown was killed before an event to mark the one-year anniversary of the his death in FergusonThe Ferguson, Missouri city council voted on Tuesday to approve an agreement with the U.S. Justice Department to reform the city's police department after the 2014 shooting of a black teenager, but with changes that must still get federal approval. In a unanimous vote, the council for the St. Louis suburb agreed with the basic terms of the agreement, which includes requiring the police department to give officers bias-awareness training and implement an accountability system. The council also asked that the agreement not apply to outside agencies if the city outsourced any police work.


First flight of Cuban migrants arrives at Mexico border town

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 02/10/2016 - 11:36
In January, Mexico and Central American countries approved a plan for flights to allow the more than 7,000 Cubans trapped in Costa Rica since mid-November when Nicaragua closed its borders to continue on to the United States. Thousands of Cubans have turned to the Central American route to try to reach the United States, spurred by fears that a recent detente between Havana and Washington will end preferential U.S. asylum rights for Cubans that allow them to enter the United States by land without a visa.

First flight of Cuban migrants arrives at Mexico border town

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 02/10/2016 - 11:36
In January, Mexico and Central American countries approved a plan for flights to allow the more than 7,000 Cubans trapped in Costa Rica since mid-November when Nicaragua closed its borders to continue on to the United States. Thousands of Cubans have turned to the Central American route to try to reach the United States, spurred by fears that a recent detente between Havana and Washington will end preferential U.S. asylum rights for Cubans that allow them to enter the United States by land without a visa.

Ferguson seeks changes to police, court reform agreement with Justice Department.

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 02/10/2016 - 11:33
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Ferguson seeks changes to police, court reform agreement with Justice Department.

Ferguson seeks changes to police, court reform agreement with Justice Department.

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 02/10/2016 - 11:33
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Ferguson seeks changes to police, court reform agreement with Justice Department.

Coast Guard rescue man from ocean off Pacifica coast, condition unknown

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 02/10/2016 - 11:31

Coast Guard rescue man from ocean off Pacifica coast, condition unknownThe Coast Guard pulled a man from the ocean off the coast near Pacifica, after he was swept away by a powerful ocean wave.


Coast Guard rescue man from ocean off Pacifica coast, condition unknown

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 02/10/2016 - 11:31

Coast Guard rescue man from ocean off Pacifica coast, condition unknownThe Coast Guard pulled a man from the ocean off the coast near Pacifica, after he was swept away by a powerful ocean wave.


2 college faculty fired in scandal over freshman retention

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 02/10/2016 - 11:30
A plan to identify freshmen most likely to fail has erupted into a scandal, faculty firings and a demotion at Mount St. Mary's University after the Catholic school's president reportedly likened the students to baby rabbits that should be killed.