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Party turns deadly in Fresno County

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 12:44

Party turns deadly in Fresno CountyThe flier for the birthday party where a man and woman were killed advertises a DJ, plenty of alcohol and encourages everyone to spread the word by sharing the flier on social media.


2 teens wounded in Bethlehem shooting

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 12:39

2 teens wounded in Bethlehem shootingTwo teens are hospitalized, one critical and one in serious condition, after a shooting in Northampton County.


Rick Williams in Iowa: Busy day for candidates

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 12:37

 Busy day for candidatesIt's the last weekend before the Iowa caucus, and candidates in both parties are making a last minute push for votes.


Graffiti art on display in Central Fresno

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 12:29

Graffiti art on display in Central FresnoArtists from across California and Nevada painted dozens of murals at Calwa Park Saturday for the third annual Bizare Art Fest.


Authorities ID victims of fatal crash near Planada

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 12:26

Authorities ID victims of fatal crash near PlanadaCalifornia Highway Patrol officers say17-year-old Adam Sandoval and 20-year-old Robert Delarosa were ejected after losing control of a stolen Cadillac.


Attempted kidnapping at FAX bus stop

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 12:23

Attempted kidnapping at FAX bus stopPolice say 61-year-old Mirce Djordjeski approached the 24-year-old victim in his car. After a brief conversation, he tried to pull her into the car as he drove away.


Merced police investigate officer-involved shooting

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 12:20

Merced police investigate officer-involved shootingThe officer told the suspect to drop his gun, but he refused. That's when the officer fired one round, missing the suspect.


1 hospitalized after vehicle overturns, ejects occupant

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 12:00

1 hospitalized after vehicle overturns, ejects occupantOne person is in critical condition after a crash in Bucks County.


1 hospitalized after vehicle overturns, ejects driver

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 11:51

1 hospitalized after vehicle overturns, ejects occupantOne person is in critical condition after a crash in Bucks County.


The Latest: Ammon Bundy repeats call for occupiers to leave

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 11:08

A convoy of armored vehicles and SUVs rolls past a barricade on the road near the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge near Burns, Ore., Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016. The remnants of an armed group occupying the refuge to protest federal land policies say they won't leave until they get assurances they won't be arrested.(AP Photo/Nicholas K. Geranios)BURNS, Ore. (AP) — The latest on an armed group that took over buildings at a federal wildlife refuge in Oregon (all times local):


Man critical after Frankford shooting

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 10:55

Man critical after Frankford shootingA man is in critical condition after a shooting in the city's Frankford section.


Massive fire destroys Lexington stockyard, many businesses

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 10:29

Smoke rises from a large fire in Lexington, Ky., Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016. Authorities say the large fire at the Blue Grass Stockyards complex has spread to other businesses. (AP Photo/Adam Beam)LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — A massive fire destroyed a 70-year-old beef cattle auction business in Lexington on Saturday, churning up a plume of thick, black smoke that darkened the skies for miles as the wind-whipped flames consumed several nearby businesses.


Man struck, killed on I-95 SB in Bensalem

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 10:25

Man struck, killed on I-95 SB in BensalemA man was struck and killed on I-95 in Bensalem.


Key events in the escape and hunt for 3 California inmates

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 10:08

This banner atop the Orange County Sheriff's Department webpage shows the latest iteration of their Internet "wanted" poster, showing that all three escaped inmates are in custody as of Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016. After a week of SWAT raids and a gang dragnet, it was a tip that led San Francisco police to the two remaining fugitives who broke out of a Santa Ana, Calif., jail. A third surrendered Friday. (Orange County Sheriff's Department via AP)SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — Here are some key dates and events in the escape and hunt for three California inmates who broke out of a maximum security jail using a Google Earth map, cutting tools and a rope made of bed linens. Hossein Nayeri, 37, Jonathan Tieu, 20, and Bac Duong, 43, were all back in custody Saturday after Nayeri and Tieu were arrested in San Francisco. Duong turned himself in Friday.


2 teens hospitalized after Bethlehem shooting

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 10:07

2 teens wounded in Bethlehem shootingTwo teens are hospitalized, one critical and one in serious condition, after a shooting in Northampton County.


The Latest: Denver police say 1 fatally shot, 7 others hurt

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 09:42

In this photo provided by 9NEWS/KUSA-TV Denver, authorities respond to the scene of a deadly shooting and stabbing at the National Western Complex, Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016, in Denver. Denver police say multiple people were injured at The Colorado Motorcycle Expo. (9NEWS/KUSA-TV Denver via AP) MANDATORY CREDITDENVER (AP) — The Latest on a Denver shooting and stabbing incident that left one dead and seven others injured at a motorcycle expo (all times local):


Tip about van led to arrest of escapees in San Francisco

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 09:42

This undated photo provided by the Orange County Sheriff's Office shows Bac Duong, one of three inmates who escaped Friday, Jan. 22, 2016, from the county's Central Men's Jail in Santa Ana, Calif. Orange County Sheriff Sandra Hutchens said Wednesday that some arrests have been made in the investigation, but the inmates themselves have not been captured. (Orange County Sheriff's Office via AP)SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — After a week with SWAT raids and a gang dragnet, it was an observant citizen who led police to the two remaining violent fugitives who broke out of a California jail eight days ago using a Google Earth map and a rope made of bed linens.


Police: 1 dead, 7 hurt in shooting, stabbing at Denver expo

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 09:36

In this photo provided by 9NEWS/KUSA-TV Denver, authorities respond to the scene of a deadly shooting and stabbing at the National Western Complex, Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016, in Denver. Denver police say multiple people were injured at The Colorado Motorcycle Expo. (9NEWS/KUSA-TV Denver via AP) MANDATORY CREDITDENVER (AP) — One person was fatally shot and seven others were injured in a shooting and stabbing at a motorcycle expo on Saturday, Denver police said.


Man wanted in Wilmington bank robbery

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 09:21

Man wanted in Wilmington bank robberyPolice are searching for a man wanted in connection with a robbery of a WSFS Bank in Wilmington.


Nearly 700 animals rescued from unlicensed North Carolina shelter

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 08:58
Stephen Spear, 67, and Linden Spear, 59, managers of The Haven-Friends for Life, a private no-kill shelter in Raeford, North Carolina, were arrested on Wednesday and face charges of animal cruelty and possession of a controlled substance, according to the Hoke County Sheriff's Office. Raeford is about 110 miles east of Charlotte. Workers with the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals recovered almost 350 dogs, more than 280 cats, 47 horses and some farm animals from the 122-acre shelter over three days, said group spokeswoman Kelly Krause.