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Trump loaned $10 million to his campaign toward end of 2015

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 12:56

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a campaign event at the Orpheum Theatre in Sioux City, Iowa, Sunday, Jan. 31, 2016. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump's campaign filings show the billionaire show the Republican front-runner spent just $6.8 million in the final three months of last year. The outlay is less than half of what Ted Cruz, his nearest rival in the polls, spent during the same period.


Fire damages popular Camden County deli

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 12:55

Fire damages popular Camden County deliCamden County officials are investigating a fire at a popular deli.


Pedestrian struck, killed in Camden County

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 12:54

Pedestrian struck, killed in Camden CountyAuthorities are investigating a fatal auto pedestrian accident in Camden County.


Police: Man charged in SEPTA bus stabbing

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 12:49

 Man charged in SEPTA bus stabbingPolice say a man has been charged in connection with a stabbing on a bus in the city's Frankford section.


Law enforcement bikers fought outlaw gang in deadly Denver melee

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 12:48

Police officers stand watch outside the Rocky Mountain Regional Trauma Center after a shooting at a motorcycle show in Denver, ColoradoBy Keith Coffman DENVER (Reuters) - A gun and knife fight at a Denver motorcycle show that left one person dead and seven wounded was between an outlaw biker gang and a club with many law enforcement members, lawyers for both groups said on Sunday. Lawyers for the Iron Order Motorcycle Club, whose members include large numbers of law enforcement and the military, and the Mongols Motorcycle Club, which federal authorities deem an “outlaw motorcycle gang”, each blamed the other side for starting Saturday's brawl. John C. Whitfield, an attorney for the Iron Order, said a handful of members of that group acted in self-defense after they were surrounded by at least 30 Mongols.


Rick Williams in Iowa: The final push

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 12:41

 The final pushIt's the last weekend before the Iowa caucus, and candidates in both parties are making a last minute push for votes.


Chinese manufacturing index at weakest since 2012

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 12:35
HONG KONG (AP) — Chinese manufacturing ebbed in January to its lowest in more than three years, a possible sign of further weakness in the world's No. 2 economy after posting its slowest annual growth in a quarter century.

Cuba says it will launch broadband home internet project

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 12:32
HAVANA (AP) — Cuba announced Sunday night that it is launching broadband Internet service in two Havana neighborhoods as a pilot project aimed at bringing home access to one of the world's least connected nations.

Presidential super PACs lost steam in second half of 2015

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 12:24

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, center, waves to church members after attending a service at First Christian Church with his wife, Melania, top left, Sunday, Jan. 31, 2016, in Council Bluffs, Iowa. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump has opened his wallet in a big way for his presidential bid. Billionaires are filling the coffers of super political action committees helping Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican Jeb Bush. And small, online contributions are powering some of the candidates.


In final Iowa blitz, an outraged Clinton channels Sanders

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 12:19

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks at a rally at Washington High School in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)AMES, Iowa (AP) — Seeking victory in Iowa, Hillary Clinton has begun channeling the economic indignation of her rival Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders, whose unapologetically liberal campaign has tightened the race ahead of Monday's caucuses and given him a lead in the New Hampshire contest that follows.


Lockdown prompted by police chase lifted at Oklahoma college

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 12:16
SHAWNEE, Okla. (AP) — An hourslong lockdown at a central Oklahoma university has been lifted after police say they believe an armed suspect left the area.

Juvenile charged after text message threat to Cherry Hill High School East

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

Juvenile charged after text message threat to Cherry Hill High School EastPolice say a juvenile has been charged in connection with a threat made to a high school in Cherry Hill, New Jersey.


Ban doubles down on Israel comments in NY Times

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 12:06
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon called Israeli criticism of attacks on its settlement policy unsustainable in an opinion piece published Sunday by The New York Times, doubling down on comments earlier in the week that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said encouraged terrorism.

Juvenile charged after text message threat to Cherry Hill East High School

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 11:25

Juvenile charged after text message threat to Cherry Hill High School EastPolice say a juvenile has been charged in connection with a threat made to a high school in Cherry Hill, New Jersey.


Juvenile charged after text message threat to Cherry Hill high school

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 11:14

Juvenile charged after text message threat to Cherry Hill High School EastPolice say a juvenile has been charged in connection with a threat made to a high school in Cherry Hill, New Jersey.


Juvenile charged after threat to Cherry Hill high school

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 11:09

Juvenile charged after text message threat to Cherry Hill High School EastPolice say a juvenile has been charged in connection with a threat made to a high school in Cherry Hill, New Jersey.


The Latest: 1 fatally struck by falling tree in California

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 11:04
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on a wet winter storm hitting Southern California (all times local):

Former Trump campaign staffer files discrimination complaint: NYT

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 10:44

U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks in the Orpheum Theatre during a campaign event in Sioux CityA 26-year-old former campaign staffer for Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump has accused the campaign of sex discrimination, the New York Times reported on Sunday. Elizabeth Mae Davidson, who worked as an organizer in Iowa for the New York businessman, filed a complaint with the Davenport, Iowa, Civil Rights Commission, claiming female staffers were paid less than male staffers, according to the report. Davidson also claimed that Trump had addressed her and a young female volunteer with a remark that referred to the women's appearances, saying "you guys could do a lot of damage," the Times report said.


2 in custody after 2 teens wounded in Bethlehem shooting

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 09:29

2 in custody after 2 teens wounded in Bethlehem shootingPolice say a male and a female have been taken into custody in connection with the shooting of two teens in Northampton County.


The Latest: Attorney says corrections officer fired gun

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 09:26

Denver Police Chief Robert White, front, talks while Stephanie O'Malley, manager of safety, looks on about a shooting and stabbing incident at a motorcycle expo during a news conference Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016, in Denver. Police say that multiple people were injured in the incident, which took place at The Colorado Motorcycle Expo. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)DENVER (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):