Archive for December, 2013

Somewhere in the Midwest; Tuesday; December 31, 2013

December 31, 2013


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Today’s Profound Thoughts and Items of Interest

Michiana Daily News Update

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Today’s High 17 Low 16 Cloudy/Snow Showers

High School Scores

NAIA Sports

NFL Scoreboard:  Colts win; Bears lose

NCAA Football Scoreboard: Armed Forces Bowl; Music City BowlAlamo Bowl; Holiday Bowl.

NBA Scores

NHL Scores

NCAA Men’s Basketball

NCAA Women’s Basketball

Congress letting 55 tax breaks expire at year end

Calif. girl to remain on ventilator until Jan. 7

Bodies of two adults, two children found in Fontana, Calif., home

Train collision ignites tankers

Officials warn of toxic fumes near North Dakota derailment

Bitter Cold Settles Across Tri-State, Snow Coming Later in Week

Man killed on airport tarmac

Ariel Castro neighbor’s plea

aaThailand PM officeThai PM seeks reconciliation despite threat of more protests

Russian police round up dozens after suicide bombings

Warlord’s threat triggers Sochi fears

Vandals spray graffiti against Kerry in West Bank

Israel frees Palestinian prisoners before Kerry visit

Cameroon gunmen free French priest

South Sudan rebels agree to talks as fighting rages

Bangladesh orders arrest of factory owners for deadly fire

Iranian official reports progress in nuclear talks with powers

Icebound Antarctic ship awaits helicopter rescue

Trapped ship passengers can’t go overboard with New Year celebration

Man on ship: We were unlucky

Chinese doctor admits selling patients’ newborns

aaAntarctic negativesDiscovered film negatives reveal century-old expedition to Antarctica

How icebreakers work — and why they sometimes don’t work

One-third of Americans reject human evolution

Drone Testing Launches Bezos Vision as States See Jobs

The best apps to make and save you money

Keep your Samsung Galaxy device new for longer with the Stay New plan

Family in bedside vigil as Schumacher fights for life

Small improvement for Schumacher after 2nd surgery

Five NFL coaches fired

GM Bruce Allen now in control of Redskins Personnel Decisions

Rex Ryan keeps his job

First look: 2014 NFL schedule

Hoops team loses 116-12

aaGabrielle Union and Dwayne WadeDwyane Wade Confirms He Fathered a Son During “Break” With Gabrielle Union

Duck Dynasty’s Phil Robertson Suggests Men Marry 15-Year-Old Girls In Newly Surfaced video

Rimes tweets revealing pic

Beyonce: No disrespect intended to dead Challenger astronauts with song

Prince bails on fans at party

Christmas proposal for Eve

Netflix testing lower pricing

‘Wolf’ shopping reality series

Top grossing tour of ’13 is …

Brody Jenner on Bruce’s split

Zac Efron’s new sobriety chip

Game show vanishes amid Turkish graft scandal

BBC hacker tried to sell access

Vegas’ New Year’s Eve about big names, big bashes

Asia-Pacific cities to start bash

EMT suspended, then resigns after breaking rule to help 4-year-old

Home hit by vehicle for the 11th time in 30 years and does worst damage yet

Staying in is the new going out this New Year’s Eve

Bride Walks Down the Aisle Wearing Google Glass For Some Reason

‘Selfie,’ ‘twerk’ top school’s annoying word list

Hawaii resident wins ID battle

aaHappy-New-YearRevelers start ringing in 2014 with fireworks


Somewhere in the Midwest; Monday; December 30, 2013

December 30, 2013


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Today’s Profound Thoughts and Items of Interest

Michiana Daily News Update

Trans News Updates

Today’s High 20 Low 16 Snow Showers/Clouds

High School Scores

Irish win Pinstripe Bowl 29-16

NAIA Sports

NFL Scoreboard:  Colts win; Bears lose

NCAA Football Scoreboard: Belk Bowl; Russell Athletic Bowl; Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl.

NBA Scores

NHL Scores

NCAA Men’s Basketball

NCAA Women’s Basketball

Federal health care sign-ups pass 1 million mark

Secret Service: Robbery suspect arrested in 2010

Robbery Suspect Allegedly Threatened President

Suspect in 3 Colorado Slayings Captured in Okla.

aaFallout cleanupJapan’s homeless recruited for murky Fukushima cleanup

Successive suicide bombings in Russia kill over 30

Second blast in Russia’s Volgograd kills 14 on trolleybus

Antarctic blizzard halts icebreaker’s bid to rescue stranded ship

Antarctica ship passengers prepare ice helipad after latest rescue bid fails

Hundreds flee as South Sudan forces brace for ‘White Army’ assault

Uganda deploys troops to South Sudan amid unrest

Thailand’s army moves to allay coup fears

Tunisian police arrest Islamists threatening New Year celebrations

Gunmen attack state TV, airport in Democratic Republic of Congo

Greece: Shots outside home of German ambassador

Iraq attacks kill at least 18

Chinese Police Shoot Eight Dead in Xinjiang Clash

Death penalty for Saudi royal?

Iran, world powers resume nuclear talks

UN says 15 have died of hunger-related illnesses in besieged Palestinian area

Billionaire Dallas businessman and philanthropist Harold Simmons dies at 82

aaGalaxty Note 12.2Samsung Galaxy Note Pro 12.2 Release Nears

France’s Sanofi to Appeal FDA Rejection of MS Drug

Knee ops to repair torn cartilage are ‘waste of time’?

NASA LADEE lunar mission confirms potential of laser communications in space

China local government debt hits $3 trillion

‘Millionaire tax’ looms in France

Denver gives out recreational cannabis sales licences

4GB LPDDR4 phones possible in 2014

NFL-Seedings for NFL playoffs

NFL legend plays final game

Refs cost Steelers playoff spot?

Browns fire head coach

Silva has surgery on his leg

Rousey’s next foe is revealed

Schumacher battles for life after ski fall

Doctor: Cannot predict Schumacher’s fate

aaRobin RobertsRobin Roberts Has Come Out

‘The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug’ holds tight to No. 1 spot for third weekend

Jepsen heads to Broadway

11 of TV’s most shocking deaths in ’13

Gisele visits fan with cancer

Miley: I had to be myself

Swift fan dies days after call

Duff takes son to Disneyland

Holly Madison wants more kids

Patrick Swayze’s Widow Lisa Niemi Engaged

Italian distributor apologizes for “Slave” posters

Sonia Sotomayor to drop the ball

Ohio State wants to create arts district

Mom’s photo reveals big shock

Plus-size Barbie sparks debate

5 different kinds of mothers-in-law

The five smartest dog breeds

aaSharkShark photobomb? Family photo captures big fish lurking just feet from family

Somewhere in the Midwest; Sunday; December 29, 2013

December 29, 2013


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Today’s Profound Thoughts and Items of Interest

Michiana Daily News Update

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Today’s High 37 Low 11 Windy/Snow Showers

High School Scores

aaZach MartinND’s Zach Martin, Pinstripe Bowl MVP

Irish win Pinstripe Bowl 29-16

NAIA Sports

NFL Scoreboard

NCAA Football Scoreboard: Belk Bowl; Russell Athletic Bowl; Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl.

NBA Scores

NHL Scores

NCAA Men’s Basketball

NCAA Women’s Basketball

Man slain in Ariz. linked to Miss. officer’s death

Suspected Mississippi bank robber who killed police officer believed dead in Arizona

Despite files, Conn. school shooter remains enigma

Gambler rewards man who returned $300K left in cab

Bill Clinton To Preside Over de Blasio’s Inauguration

Cops lure man with sandwich

More snow heads to Northeast

Are state gay-marriage bans in jeopardy?

aaVolgogradSuicide bomber kills 18 in Russia’s south

Feeling US snub, Saudis strengthen ties elsewhere

Bengazhi Attack Wasn’t Al-Qaeda, it was Local Militia, Report Claims

Lebanon rocket fire draws Israeli artillery strike

Netanyahu says Lebanese rocket attack constitutes ‘double war crime’

Israel to free 26 Palestinians on Monday: Source

Anxious wait for stranded Antarctic ship

Two imams held as Spain police smash counterfeit clothing ring

Beijing bun shop gets China’s president as diner

Activists: Syrian airstrike kills 21 in Aleppo

South Sudan foes warned to find peace

Blast at Egyptian army building wounds four soldiers in Delta

517 dead in fortnight of regime strikes in Syria’s Aleppo: NGO

Thousands of Cambodians rally to demand PM steps down

Insight: Small-town squabbles blamed for stalling Philippine storm aid

Student killed as protests engulf Egypt’s main Islamic university

North Sea ferry blaze sees seven airlifted to hospital

Cereal heiress kin fatally stabbed

Former Congressman Andrew Jacobs Jr. of Indiana dead at age 81

Rapper Doe B, 22, dies

Bollywood film star dies at the age of 65

aaVineyardsThousand-Year-Old Vineyards Found in Spain

NASA’s lunar laser mission to boost space communication

Low oxygen levels in tumors ‘trigger spread of breast cancer’

Some bacteria ‘live for long periods’ on toys, books and cribs

The world braces for retirement crisis

As Dominick’s closes, employees, customers reminisce

NFL coaching rumors: Will ex-Rutgers coach Greg Schiano end up at Penn State?

Johnny Football plays hoops

Sponsor snubs its own bowl

NBA star banned indefinitely

LeBron’s high school Hummer for sale

ESPN broadcaster Fowler needs Heimlich

UFC: Silva’s leg snaps; Rousey submits Tate

Rousey snubs Tate handshake

aaRousey and TateRonda Rousey submits Miesha Tate by 3rd-round armbar

See the highest-paid musicians of 2013

Celebs turnout for Britney spears Vegas show debut

Singer Vanessa Carlton Ties the Knot

Strokes guitarist gets married

Ex-’Top Model’ entry engaged

Man admits beating actress

Sneak peek at ‘The Simpsons’

White teacher tells black kid: ‘We do not need another black president’

Woman disgusted after she bites into Kashi bar with maggots

Teen Pulls Knife on Dad for Failing to Get Him an iPhone, Cops Say

aaMeteorBlinding FIREBALL meteor caught on CCTV as it shoots across night sky

Somewhere in the Midwest; Saturday; December 28, 2013

December 28, 2013
Bendix Woods County Park

Bendix Woods County Park

GLBT Resource Center of Michiana, Inc. – Facebook

Today’s Profound Thoughts and Items of Interest

Michiana Daily News Update

Trans News Updates

Today’s High 43 Low 34 Abundant Sunshine

High School Scores

NAIA Sports

NFL Scoreboard

NCAA Football Scoreboard: Military Bowl; Texas Bowl; Fight Hunger Bowl.

NBA Scores

NHL Scores

NCAA Men’s Basketball

NCAA Women’s Basketball

Reports of sexual assaults in military on rise

Facility found for Calif. teen on ventilator

Seattle tunnel boring machine still stalled

In quest for Obama library, Hawaii plays underdog

Police: La. shooter embroiled in difficult divorce

NSA phone surveillance legal, federal judge rules

1.3 million losing unemployment benefits Saturday

Manhunt intensifies for Mississippi bank robber suspected in cop’s death

Bail denied in ‘knockout’ case

Power outage up to six days

Denver gets ready for legal pot

Calif. terror guilty plea

aaTrain fireFire on express train in India kills at least 26

Libya releases 4 US military personnel

News Analysis: Ceasefire remains under horizon in South Sudan

Taking power in New Delhi, ‘common man’ leader talks of revolution

Russia says Syrian toxin removal deadline will be missed

1 protester killed in new Thai political violence

Teen in Beirut bombing ‘selfie’ dies

One killed as Islamist students clash with police in Cairo

Officials: Iran talks hit bump over enrichment

Iraq troops arrest leading Sunni MP in violent raid

Lawmakers in Chinese city resign in mass bribery case

China Formalizes Labor Camp, One-Child Reforms

Ullman’s husband, 67, dies

aaSearsFive Companies That May Not Survive Past 2014

New eruption may be brewing

Girl, 12, obese but starving

What dermatologists don’t want you to know

Long-term unemployment benefits expire: 6 things to know

Irish farmers milk success amid economic fallout

121000 isle shoppers might be Target breach victims

Apple CEO Tim Cook took home a paltry $4.25 million in 2013

How Zappos won Christmas delivery

Granny advises tech startup

10 ways to save on energy costs this winter

Retired? Don’t stop investing

These beer favorites have gone flat across US

Chiefs, 49ers get 8 players each for Pro Bowl

Was Peyton’s 50th TD bogus?

Best sports photos of 2013

LeBron passes Larry Bird

Carmelo Anthony (ankle) out

Michigan’s Mitch McGary out indefinitely

aaMyam MahmoudVeiled Egyptian rapper speaks for women’s rights

Dolly plans for 50th vows

A&E reverses decision on ‘Duck Dynasty’ patriarch

Britney Spears’ Las Vegas Residency a Departure

Box office poised for best year

Kanye’s racy gift to Kim

Avril dumps trademark eyeliner

Bieber buys another pet

Celebs share resolutions

Times Square ball has makeover

Cops: Squirrel used in stabbing

Make sure your listing photos aren’t this bad

The headlines that warmed our hearts in 2013

aaCassiniCassini Sees Saturn and Moons in Holiday Dress

Somewhere in the Midwest; Friday; December 27, 2013

December 27, 2013


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Today’s Profound Thoughts and Items of Interest

Michiana Daily News Update

Trans News Updates

Today’s High 36 Low 30 Sunshine & Clouds Mixed

High School Scores

NAIA Sports

NFL Scoreboard

NCAA Football Scoreboard:  Little Caesars Bowl ; Poinsettia Bowl.

NBA Scores

NHL Scores

NCAA Men’s Basketball

NCAA Women’s Basketball

Police: 4 dead after La. shootings, 3 injured

Obama signs bipartisan budget deal, defense bill

Obama reversal on health plan gets mixed reviews

Pilot asked to return to airport just before crash

South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley Finds $575 Pistol Under Christmas Tree

Utility linemen brave cold, ice to restore power

US church official seeks bail; conviction quashed

‘Knockout game’ attack leads to hate crime charge

Baby survives teen’s shooting

100 displaced by giant NY fire

aaShipIcebound Antarctic ship edges closer to rescue

Okinawa governor gives go-ahead for new US base

Foreign convoy attacked in Afghan capital, three dead

Lebanon bombing kills 5, including ex-minister

Attack on presidential palace thwarted in Bangui

China media condemns Japan PM for paying homage to ‘devils’

Thai crisis deepens as army chief hints at intervention

South Sudan’s Kiir to skip Nairobi crisis talks with African leaders

UN: 120,000 people displaced by S. Sudan violence

Iran says it is developing new centrifuges

Japan’s Nishimura Calls for Quick Corporate Tax Cut to Under 30%

Egypt hikes assault on Muslim Brotherhood

China says satellite network to be big asset, others can use it too

MLB: 4-time Series winner dies

aaFuel efficient vehicles10 most common myths about fuel efficiency

Memory Trick Increases Password Security

Common Knee Surgery Does Very Little for Some, Study Suggests

Concussions Might be Associated with Alzheimer’s Disease

WHO says 4 new Saudi cases of MERS virus, one fatal

Lack of customers dooms many Cuban businesses

Delta Air Cheap Fare Glitch: Airline Honors Tickets Sold by Mistake Last Thursday

Vidzone brings free music-video streaming to PS4

Bias suit filed against Macy’s

Packers QB Rodgers will start vs. Bears

Crash kills Bowden’s grandson

Bills WR fined $15K for punch

LB Clowney in trouble again

aaMileyMiley’s New Video Has Exactly What You’d Expect

Britney Spears thunders through ‘Piece of Me’ preview

Did Tori Spelling’s Husband Cheat on Her?

More fighting over MJ’s kids

CBS correspondent to NYPD

Inside Kimye’s wedding plans

Most-pirated TV show of 2013

‘Americans’ back in February

The year’s reality TV winners

Traffic cops in Melbourne, Florida, hand out lottery tickets to speedy drivers