Archive for March, 2014

Somewhere in the Midwest; Monday; March 31, 2014

March 31, 2014


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Today’s High 64 Low 48 Windy/Increasing Clouds

Blizzard hits high plains

Mudslide death toll rises; rains expected to ease

Official death toll in Washington state mudslide raised to 21 from 18

Emergency crews face toxic challenge at Washington state mudslide

Beloved pets also lost, displaced by mudslide

Man: 86-year-old NY shooter wanted victims evicted

Three Gunned Down at Indianapolis Apartment Block

Albuquerque protests turn to ‘mayhem’ late Sunday, mayor says. ‘Hacktivism

Shoplifters open fire in store

aaKorea, Yeonpyeong IslandKoreas trade fire; island residents in shelters

Koreas exchange 800 shells

US, Russia offer differing solutions on Ukraine

Kerry meets with Lavrov on Ukraine, urges troop pullback

Intelligence Chair Fears Putin Has New Target: Armenia

Russian premier in Crimea to offer federal aid

Australia PM vows to continue hunt for missing Malaysia plane

Seabed of jet hunt zone mostly flat with 1 trench

Malaysia Official Traveling to US to Discuss Jet Search

Former Pakistani president Musharraf pleads not guilty to treason

Turkish PM Erdogan tells enemies they will pay price after poll

UPDATE 3-Israeli court convicts ex-PM Olmert in bribery case

Ex-’Dynasty’ star O’Mara dies

aaGlobal warmingUN panel: Warming worsens food, hunger problems

World court: Japanese whaling not scientific

Novartis to Seek Heart Drug Approval After Test Ends Early (1)

Like obesity, being underweight is also tied to earlier death

Bayer gets EU approval for lung-disease drug

Female circumcision up in US

Guinea President confident war against Ebola virus will be won

Low-cost Dominican surgeries spark warnings by US

U.S. Navy SEAL training flows into mainstream fitness

Congress: GM twice failed to fix defect

New York state joins NYC in suing FedEx for shipping untaxed cigarette …

UPDATE 1-Russia to create special economic zone in Crimea to woo investors

Russia fallout pushes Europe to develop shale gas

Apple seeks $2bn damages from Samsung as patents battle returns to court

Sony announces price and shipping date for 13.3in Digital Paper

aaShabazz NapierNapier leads No. 7 UConn to Final Four

Late 3 sends Kentucky to Final Four

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Kurt Busch bests Johnson at Martinsville

Kansas sets news conference for Wiggins

Golfer: 2 aces in two days

Durant extends streak in win

MLB’er tries to strike out cancer

Dodgers blow U.S. opener late

aaBrooke Burke-CharvetBurke-Charvet sports tattoos

Alyson Hannigan crosses fingers for third TV show as ‘How I Met Your Mother

Chelsea Handler will end ‘Chelsea Lately’ when E! contract expires

Paltrow to tour with Coldplay?

Which film topped box office?

Classic films filled with mystery & suspense

Rapper shot at mom’s funeral

‘Grey’s Anatomy’ stars reunite

‘America’ opens big overseas

This week in teachers who bullied students over cookies, threatened punches ‘right …

aaEarthquake at YellowstoneYellowstone National Park rattled by largest earthquake in 34 years

Somewhere in the Midwest; Sunday; March 30, 2014

March 30, 2014


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Today’s High 56 Low 37 Abundant Sunshine

Number of missing in Washington state mudslide drops to 30 from 90

Churches to honor victims as Washington state mudslide death toll climbs

Small-town Washington state mayor finds new role after mudslide

Obamacare hits milestone, but detours ahead for health law

Christie, Walker court GOP donors in Las Vegas

U.S. releases immigrant, says unrelated to daughter’s plea to pope

Craigslist killing suspect says 2 men never showed

River of drugs runs through Rio Grande Valley

aaAbandoned kids in MexicoAbandoned kids in Mexico

Kerry, Lavrov hold talks in scramble for Ukraine solution

Russia sees no need for Ukraine incursion, Tatars seek autonomy

Conflict with Russia galvanizes Ukraine’s identity

Ukraine’s ‘Chocolate King’ could edge new-look Yulia for president

Australia hopeful as more items pulled from sea

Chinese relatives demand apology over missing jet

Gun fight near Afghan election HQ ends, all militants killed: official

Armed pro-govt militias roil Venezuela protests

Erdogan seeks Turkish voters’ support in fierce power struggle

Thais vote for Senate ahead of crucial deadline for PM

Netanyahu: Any deal with Palestinians to extend peace talks is subject to cabinet

Attacks kill 16 people in Iraq

Hollande braces for losses as turnout low in French mayoral vote

Report: 2 Spanish journalists freed in Syria

Nazi death camp dug up

William, Kate and Prince George appear in new official photo

aaBlood pressureMillions could go off blood pressure meds

UN science report: Warming worsens security woes

Friendly fire: Navy seeks ‘dummy’ training missiles to shoot at pilots

American farmers confront ‘big data’ revolution

Powerful Jets From Mars-Bound Comet Spied by Hubble

Plague secrets in skeletons

Kid finds ancient remains

Cholesterol-lowering drugs may help men with erectile dysfunction

Women with 4 babies have higher risk of heart problems

GM recall process will be under congressional microscope

Score one for Tesla: Automaker reaches deal to continue selling directly to the

Security updates for Windows XP to expire soon; what you can do

Microsoft Will Stop Spying on Suspected Thieves Email Accounts

Cuba OKs foreign investments

When should you avoid building at all costs?

aaFrank KaminskyBadgers survive in OT to make Final Four (Frank Kaminsky)

Wilbekin powers Florida to Final Four

Police, fans clash in Arizona

Kentucky’s Cauley-Stein doubtful vs. Michigan

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Kershaw on DL for first time of career

76ers end skid at 26 to avoid new record

Spurs top Pelicans for 17th straight win

Griffin hurts back, Clips make playoffs

Bruins top Capitals to clinch Atlantic

Jackson to visit Redskins first

Seats are heating up for these MLB skippers

Manziel irked at Texas coach

Sandusky’s wife: Accusers lied

D’Antoni to coach in NCAA?

aaDeschanel, ZoeyPhotos/Zooey Deschanel’s Best Looks

Officials: Reality TV star Benzino shot by nephew

Everyone Was A Winner At The Kids’ Choice Awards (Except The Stars, Who Got

Michael Chiklis tapped for ‘American Horror Story: Freak Show’

Elle Macpherson is 50: Her hottest swim looks

Wahlberg helms Kids’ Choice

‘Noah’ washes out ‘Divergent’

Cara & Michelle’s romantic trip

RiRi & Drake getting closer

Woman’s dumb Facebook post gets her in trouble

Teacher says she was forced to resign after taking student to ER and paying for medical …

Airline apologizes for note on deaf couple’s bag

You may soon be able to buy lottery tickets at California gas pumps

U.S. memory champion Nelson Dellis shares his secrets for strengthening your mind

aaCye the kittieMeet Cye, the world’s shortest cat

Somewhere in the Midwest; Saturday; March 29, 2014

March 29, 2014


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Today’s High 44 Low 26 Mainly Cloudy/Morning Snow Showers

Magnitude-5.1 earthquake shakes Los Angeles

Hard task of finding slide victims stretches on

Somber vigil as Washington mudslide death toll expected to climb

After days of searching, volunteer pulls sister’s body from Washington …

Obama Seeks to Reassure Saudi King on Iran Talks, Syrian War (1)

Trip at an end, Obama has issues waiting at home

NJ mom who lived with sons in storage is sentenced

U.S. Senator Warner leads in Virginia poll, but Obamacare weighs

Marathon bombing suspect seeks records on brother

California senate suspends three lawmakers in criminal probes

Christie bridge scandal report is ‘sexist’ and Bridget Kelly ‘is no liar,’ her attorney

Michigan’s Rep. Rogers to leave Congress, start radio show

Arrest in 1992 triple murder

aaCentral African RepublicThousands of Muslims stuck in C. African Republic

Chinese ships search new area for Malaysian plane

Ukraine crisis: Putin and Obama discuss diplomatic plan

Russia has no intention of sending troops to Ukraine: Lavrov

Ukraine’s Klitschko pulls out of presidential race

Assad preparing to run for president despite war

Afghan forces surround besieged building

Foreigners escape Taliban siege in Kabul; Afghan child killed

Taliban attack closes Afghanistan’s main airport

Taliban attacks US aid group

Thai protesters rally against PM ahead of Senate vote

Kadhafi son Saadi asks for forgiveness in prison video

Turkish court backs Twitter but site still blocked

Top U.S. general to visit Israel amid strategy differences

Brazilian plane makes emergency landing with no front wheels

Pope attends public confession

aaComet hunterFirst image sent back by comet-hunter Rosetta since ‘waking up’ from hibernation

How the mudslide happened

US plans rules to cut methane emissions

Artificial yeast chromosome brings science one step closer synthetic life (+video)

There’s a New Kid on the Solar System Block

Scientists Find a Way to Read Minds

Report links obesity to ovarian cancer

Two people catch tuberculosis from pet cat

GM tells dealers to stop selling some Chevy Cruzes

Exclusive: GM crash victims’ families who settled may revisit deal 

Blackberry sees hope for future in mobile security

Instagram Trumps Twitter In Mobile Users

Invasion of the body snatchers: Wearable devices are coming for you

Do you have ‘money illusion’?

Unions for college athletes a question for NLRB

aaAdreian PayneSpartans hold off top seedVirginia 61-59 (Adreian Payne)

Late 3 lifts Kentucky past Louisville

Pitino after loss: ‘End of an era’

Michigan survives Vols’ rally to advance

UConn reaches East final year after ban

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Angels, Trout agree on $144.5M, 6 years

Eagles cut WR Jackson after career year

MLB toughens drug agreement provisions

Spurs rout Nuggets for 16th straight win

Ohio State’s Ross to enter NBA draft

Xavier sophomore Christon entering draft

Vin Scully keeps his cool as LA shakes

AJ, K-Webb to tie knot

Cops: 49er ran into cyclist, fled

Kobe defends Trayvon take

aaLara SpencerSpencer staying with ‘GMA’

‘Once Upon a Time in Wonderland’ canceled

Who gets to keep Beyoncé and Jay-Z?

Stars who got tattoos for love

Prince Un-Charming: Bad celeb boyfriends

Diaz on same-sex attraction

Soap star arrested for DUI

DJ Avicii ill, out of festival

Reeve opens up about dad

Rivers praises Kimye cover

Your font is showing: Student comes up with plan to save U.S. big bucks

Road rage incident caught on video goes viral

aaEmotional reunionSee the emotional reunion of 2 sisters after 66 years apart

Somewhere in the Midwest; Friday; March 28, 2014

March 28, 2014


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Today’s High 41 Low 29 Showers Early/Cloudy and Windy

Tornado damages Mo. village

Latinos wary of Obamacare as deadline looms

Poll: Obama health law fails to gain support

Obamacare enrollment tops six million as deadline looms: White House petition seeks to give Alaska back to Russia

Three Questions as Christie Faces the Press

US Rep. Rogers of Michigan won’t seek re-election

Montana bride who pushed husband off cliff gets more than 30 years in prison

At core of nuke cheating ring: 4 ‘librarians’

Indicted California state senator ends Secretary of State campaign

Appeals court upholds challenged parts of Texas abortion law

NY rape suspect, detained then let go in Fla.

Oil spill probe far from over

Search for mudslide missing comes down to shovels

aaMudslideMudslide death toll expected to soar

Planes race to new MH370 search zone

Son of Malaysia Airlines captain breaks silence about father

Russia criticizes U.N. resolution condemning Crimea’s secession

China angrily denounces Japan for Russia-Crimea analogy

UPDATE 1-Ukraine expects first tranche of $3 billion from IMF aid package

Syrian-Armenian town’s fate murky after rebel grab

South Korea proposes aid for North if it halts nuclear arms program

Sri Lanka leader releases Indian fishermen after U.N. vote

Turkey Muzzles YouTube, Media Ahead of Elections

Turkey’s YouTube block fails

AP PHOTOS: Afghan women lawmakers fight for rights

Oscar Pistorius trial postponed due to illness of assessor

In Italy, gay Catholics feel the ‘Francis Effect’

aaFirst AmericansWho Got to America First

Bamboo-munching giant panda also has a sweet tooth

Russian-U.S. crew makes belated arrival at space station

NASA and Russian astronauts put Ukraine tensions behind them on board ISS

Comet probe spots its target

2018 mission: Mars rover prototype unveiled in ‘Mars Yard’ testing ground in UK

Haiti drought ravages crops

Researchers Create First-Ever ‘Designer Chromosome’ in Yeast [Video]

Study: Married folks have fewer heart problems

Study finds many preteens have high cholesterol

CDC: 1 in 68 US children has autism

FDA staff review raises questions about MannKind diabetes device

UPDATE 1-Idera says drug safe, well tolerated in skin disease study

Video: Truth about e-cigs

Connecticut becomes first state to pass $10.10 minimum wage

Long California drought could hit utility ratings, Fitch says

American Airlines apologizes for crude ‘deaf and dumb’ note on luggage

Microsoft Office for iPad sets the gold standard for tablet productivity

Facebook lab building drones, satellites for Web access

Roku launches 3500R streaming USB stick

Wal-Mart sues Visa over fees

Amazon: No free video service

aaFloridaFlorida again in Elite Eight, run at 29

Johnson sparks Arizona by SDSU late

No. 11 Dayton advances to Elite Eight

Badgers move on by easily beating Baylor

Miller brothers advance to Elite Eight

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Syracuse G Ennis to enter NBA draft

Union ruling to put big pressure on NCAA

Tigers to give Cabrera $292M for 10 yrs

RB Rice charged with aggravated assault

Manziel wows large contingent at pro day

76ers tie NBA mark with 26th loss in row

Look who’s joining Raiders

NBA dad sentenced to prison

UFC star suffers 2nd ACL tear

More star power in stands at Sweet 16

aaDanica McKellar‘Wonder’-ing where kid stars of ’80s are now? (Danica McKellar)

Gwyneth Paltrow says it’s ‘very difficult’ being working mom

Bodyguard Says Zac Efron Defended Him During Attack In Los Angeles

Christine McVie Confirms She’s Officially Rejoined Fleetwood Mac, Reveals Why

Thicke’s ‘Blurred’ spat over

Jay Z can’t avoid deposition

Mammy focus of new ‘Wind’

Kim Zolciak slams her critics

Cavallari’s fit pregnancy tips

Extreme Beauty: The World’s Most Elusive Women

Eatery offers dead-side dining

aaInnocent man jailedInnocent man accused of 5 different robberies, loses job, spends thousands on bail 

Somewhere in the Midwest; Thursday; March 27, 2014

March 27, 2014


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Today’s High 47 Low 44 Rain Likely/Thunder Possible

Wind, snow batter Northeast

90 still missing after Washington mudslide

Hopes fade as 25th body found in Washington state mudslide

Mudslide recovery brings tears to searchers

President Obama calls Vladimir Putin’s reasons for taking Crimea ‘absurd’

California state Senator Leland Yee arrested: FBI

Christie’s lawyer to issue traffic scandal report

Charlotte mayor faces corruption charges, resigns

California case challenges teacher job protection laws

Montana bride accused in husband’s cliff death to be sentenced

Texas set to execute man who killed food delivery woman with bat

Search for missing DC girl moves to Atlanta

FBI probes FEMA flood map

Firefighter killed by backdraft

aaObama and Pope FrancisObama holds first meeting with Pope Francis

Russians Impose Personal Sanctions on Obama

IMF offers Ukraine up to $18 billion in loans

As Kiev looks West, Putin turns east to build Eurasian dream

Weather frustrates hunt for missing Malaysian jet as new leads reported

Spotters fight fatigue in hunt for missing plane

Thai satellite spots 300 objects in Indian Ocean

U.N. Security Council to meet Thursday on North Korea missile launch

North Korean students told to copy Kim Jong Un’s hairstyle

China to strengthen Internet security after U.S. spying report

Egypt’s Sisi to run for president, vows to tackle militancy

Global execution rate jumps by nearly 15% in 2013

Japan: Free death-row inmate

Tenn. football legend, 83, dead

aaHow lowHow low can you go? This whale is the champion of deep diving

NASA says it may have new evidence of the seeds of black holes

Scientists publish ‘navigation maps’ for human genome

Planetlike object nicknamed Biden could help explain solar system’s origins

Japan launches new campaign to fight climate change

Orange County sees big surge in measles cases

CT Scans Might Help Diagnose Gout in Some Cases

1 in 8 deaths linked to air pollution, World Health Organization says

Hospital ratings show sharp differences in safety, chance of dying

Total Costs Tell the True Story of Obamacare

Why Hiding Cash at Home is a Huge Mistake

Taco Bell’s new TV ads star ‘Ronald McDonald’

Energy boom spurs growth west of the Mississippi

Facebook and Google in tech cold war

Bank of America to pay Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac

Most stable housing market is …

Confused? Last-minute Obamacare answers

aaKaylaMcBrideNDKayla McBride Among Four Finalists For NaismithTrophy

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Bears agree to 4-year deal with DE Allen

Jim Nabors to make final Indy 500 performance

College athletes given right to unionize

Goodell: Playoffs could expand in 2014

Lack of degree costs Masiello USF job

Dodgers’ Kershaw to miss next start

Duncan helps Spurs push win streak to 15

Kelly won’t have surgery to treat cancer

Strong bans ‘Hook ‘em’ signs

aaRowell‘Y&R’ slammed over diversity (Victoria Rowell)

American Idol 2014 Top 9 Performance Show Recap: They’re With The Band

‘Scandal’ star gladiator, Columbus Short, arrested for violence in a bar

Sheer madness: Kim walks on the wild side

Thicke: Patton ‘loved’ pleas

Scott’s estate left to Jagger

‘Melrose’ actor becomes dad

AMC adding scripted comedy

Cruise doesn’t act for Oscars

Zuckerberg on spending spree

Putin wants Russians to get in shape. Can Steven Seagal help?

Don’t look down: Photos show what it’s like to clean the underside of the Grand Canyon

Rent Olympian’s luxury yacht

Bedtime rituals for better day

Hoops team bans icky things

aaPipe puppyVideo: Puppy saved from pipe

Somewhere in the Midwest; Wednesday; March 26, 2014

March 26, 2014


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Today’s High 38 Low30 Few Flurries Early/Partly Cloudy

Cape Cod walloped

Obama brokers Japan, South Korea talks as Pyongyang fires missiles

Obama plays up US-Europe bond amid Russia tension

Birth control rule seems to divide Supreme Court

HHS Grants Extra Time To Enroll For Health Care

Officials: Senate considered phone company option

Michelle Obama generates Internet comment after Tibetan lunch

3 Secret Service agents benched before Obama trip

Death toll looks set to rise after Washington State mudslide

Mudslide searchers press on with dogs, bare hands

Missouri executes killer of teenage girl

Montana bride seeks to drop guilty plea in husband’s cliff death

At Cold War missile factory, elite rescuers drill for disaster

Woman, 74, freed after 32 years in prison for murder she didn’t commit

Biden visits New Hampshire with diminished expectations for 2016

16 years for would-be terrorist

Teen starves; mother charged

aaPieces of planeSatellite spots 122 possible objects in search

Hunt for Flight 370 resumes in calmer seas

Moscow says Ukraine stops Russian crews disembarking in Kiev

China says supports international financial aid for Ukraine

U.S. says U.N. report lays blame on Syria government for hindered aid

Report: Turkish court orders halt to Twitter ban

North Korea Launches Mid-Range Missiles

Gandhi Vows to Win India Election While Promising 8% GDP Growth

US drones hover over tribal belt as TTP, Govt talk in NWA

Three generals held in Venezuela as turmoil continues

Bills owner Ralph Wilson dead at 95

Navy running back dies at 19

aaLift-offLeaving politics behind, Russian-U.S. crew blasts off for space

Snag delays arrival of crew at space station

NASA measures snowpack in California, Colorado

Cloud seeding: What it can and can’t do for water shortages

Sea Turtle Fossil Assembled After 160 Years

Woolly Mammoths’ Extinction Due to Inbreeding and Bad Climate

This is your brain on knitting

New Hepatitis C Drug Deemed Too Expensive

Facebook buying virtual-reality company for $2B

World Bank warns of risks for Russia’s economy

News Corp, Fox Name Lachlan Murdoch Co-Chairman

UPDATE 1-Cash-rich Toyota to buy back shares worth up to $3.5 bln

Google slashes cloud prices

Vanishing tweets investigated

Techies aim to close achievement gap

Lower your spring energy bill

aaKaleena Mosqueda-LewisUConn into Sweet 16, win streak at 42 (Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis)

Oklahoma City University wins NAIA women’s title

LSU upsets WVU in NCAA 2nd round, 76-67

South Carolina knocks off Oregon State 78-69

Aggies top James Madison 85-69 in NCAA 2nd round

Louisville pounds Iowa 83-53 for spot in Sweet 16

UNC women beat Michigan State 62-53 in NCAAs

Maryland beats Texas 69-64 to reach Sweet 16

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Cancer-stricken girl true Cinderella story

Kaepernick: New mega-deal?

Jameis Winston in basebrawl

Lakers set new mark: 51 points

Kobe on Shaq: ‘he was so lazy’

Knight: Rips into NBA with …

Woj: Mark Jackson gets assistant reassigned

Jim Kelly needs surgery, cancer spreads

Gators’ Donovan signs 3-year extension

Masiello leaving Manhattan to coach USF

Shaq headlines college hoops Hall class

aaTaylor SwiftSwift has unexpected hobby

Nobody Wants to Date Taylor Swift

Jagger and family remember L’Wren Scott at L.A. funeral

Lollapalooza 2014 Lineup Revealed: Eminem And More Coming To Chicago

Goops! It’s a split end for Gwyn and Chris

Investigators: Speed caused Paul Walker crash

8 reasons why viewers should return to ‘Glee’

Kourtney K. talks family bed

Joe Brown feels ‘reenergized’

First look: ‘Gotham’ penguin

Rihanna lists Calif. mansion

Madonna to direct love story

Two CNN employees arrested after reportedly trying to sneak in to World Trade Center …

Store owner sells winning Mega Millions ticket to herself

Christian school principal says 8-year-old girl not welcome because she dresses and behaves like a boy

AP PHOTOS: Greek graffiti artists spray thoughts

Good Samaritan saves baby abandoned in New York park

Clobberhead the dog uses nose to save the day

Life of pit bull spared in Ariz.

Tiger that attacked Horn dies

aaBurger King Baby‘Burger King Baby’ finds mom

Somewhere in the Midwest; Tuesday; March 25, 2014

March 25, 2014


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Today’s High 28 Low16 Wind/Snow Showers

Report: Obama to give up NSA’s phone call sweep

Obama meets Putin ally with Ukraine still in mind

Congress locked in Ukraine aid bill dispute

Rescue Experts Bolster Desperate Hunt for Mudslide Survivors

‘It’s gone.’ Community copes with deadly mudslide

Residents fear higher death toll after Washington state mudslide

‘Miracle’ no deaths in Chicago airport train crash

Justices tackle health law birth control coverage

Missouri prepares to execute killer of teenage girl

Bodies of five killed in plane crash found in Colorado reservoir

WTC parachute jump condemned as ‘selfish act’

Madoff 5: A look at the charges

aaNorfolk Naval BaseNavy: Sailor, civilian suspect killed at Va. base

China demands Malaysia turn over satellite data

Chinese relatives of passengers protest at embassy

West, Russia signal line drawn in Ukraine crisis

Aleppo bears brunt of fight over fragmented Syria

Thai protesters hope vote for Senate will tee up PM’s impeachment

Taliban gunmen storm election office near Afghan presidential candidate’s 

Egypt puts Muslim Brotherhood leader, 682 others on trial

Political system shocked by Callinan resignation

aaTrauma careLA doctors practice speeding up trauma care

New U.S. West Coast energy projects face tough opposition

Dissent among scientists over key climate impact report

Vote on new NASA spacesuit

Syracuse University physicist explains the Big Bang breakthrough

Global warming causing weather havoc, UN says

Cloud seeding: What it can and can’t do for water shortages

Ebola outbreak in Guinea: 5 things you should know

Marijuana Benefits MS Patients as Other Remedies Fail

WHO: Pollution kills 7 million people every year

Suit alleges second ignition defect in GM recall

Google Glass may get more stylish with help from Oakley and Ray-Ban

Fed’s Plosser: Yellen’s ‘six months’ comment was no mistake: CNBC

The Disconnect Tool Protects You From Spying Search Engines

aaAchonwaNotre Dame pulls away, beats Arizona State 84-67 (Natalie Achonwa)

Big year for DePaul keeps getting better

Big year for DePaul keeps getting better

Cowgirls overpower Purdue 73-66 in women’s tourney

Lady Vols pull away for 67-51 win over St. John’s

BYU women beat Nebraska 80-76 for Sweet 16 berth

Third-seeded Kentucky survives Syracuse, 64-59

Stanford beats FSU 63-44, return home for Sweet

No. 2 seed Duke upset in women’s tourney

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76ers’ skid hits 25 as Spurs’ run now 14

Dayton extends coach Miller’s contract

Woods: ‘Too soon’ to know about Masters

Rays P Colome suspended 50 for steroids

Wisconsin gives Andersen 5-year deal

Indians CF Bourn to start season on DL

Indiana F Vonleh reportedly off to NBA

Judge won’t release Sharper

Champ bows out of UFC 173

NFL WR: Why bro stabbed me

aaArianaGrande slips, breaks 3 toes

Walt Disney Company Acquires Maker Studios, An Online Content Network, For

Mick Jagger, grieving loss of L’Wren Scott, appears bereaved on hotel balcony

‘X-Men: Days Of Future Past’ Star Goes Full Iceman

Cardboard Standout: Shigeru Ban Named the Winner of the 2014 Pritzker Prize

Who on Watson’s staff makes a cool $150K?

Actor pens his own obituary

Menounos to depart ‘Extra’

Lopez up for GLAAD award

Pitbull & Playboy partner up

Klum looks hot & stays cool

Meaning of Cuoco’s tattoo?

Fortune cookies: The new financial advisers

Water buffaloes escape set

Scout shatters cookie record

The worst commute? California farm workers

aaBauman and fianceJeff Bauman, Boston bombing survivor who lost both legs, expecting child with fiance

Somewhere in the Midwest; Monday; March 24, 2014

March 24, 2014


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Today’s High 36 Low 25 Mostly Cloudy

Obama: US, Europe united behind Ukraine government

Russia dominates, but Obama trip broadens outreach

Terror report release may fuel Congress’ CIA spat

Police: Commuter train derails at Chicago airport, at least 30 hurt

Teen couple struck by California train: Tragedy points to growing problem

‘Significant’ oil spill closes US ship channel

Anti-fracking activist banned from Pennsylvania land heads to court

Plane carrying five crashes into Colorado reservoir

New Hampshire holds heroin summit

Rescuers search ‘quicksand’

aaLandslideNo ‘signs of life’ after huge Washington landslide

Australians, Chinese spot objects in Indian Ocean

Malaysia Official: Two Objects Located

Japan-US nuclear deal announced at Hague summit

Russian troops seize Ukraine marine base in Crimea: soldiers

World Leaders Discuss Ukraine as Worry Grows Over Russia

German foreign minister worries Russia may open ‘Pandora’s box’

Egypt sentences 529 Morsi supporters to death

Checkpoint Attack Kills 20 Yemeni Soldiers

Despite U.N. resolution, Syria’s war foes hinder aid access: Ban

Opponents resume protests as Thai PM risks impeachment

Turkey tackles Twitter, comes out bruised: Sasa Petricic

India calls off hunt for man-eating tiger after weeks with no reports of a new killing

Report: Cocaine sent to Vatican

Actor James Rebhorn dead at 65; a familiar face in character roles

aaGully on MarsNASA’s HiRISE telescope discovers gully on Mars: Some say it is water

Ripples from the beginning

Mood drug may prevent cancer

Weight Loss Surgery May Lower Uterine Cancer Risk

Guinea Officials Scramble to Contain Ebola Outbreak

Tuberculosis affects 1 million children annually: Study

Nokia delays closure of sale to Microsoft of smartphone business

Thousands face flood insurance hikes in Arka.

‘Incredible’ changes coming for bonds

Apple in talks with Comcast for streaming TV, RIP net neutrality?

What if Keystone pipeline isn’t built?

aaBasketball UKyWildcats end Wichita’s perfect run at 35

Stanford knocks off No. 2 Kansas 60-57

Baylor shuts down McDermott, Creighton

Kane’s layup lifts Iowa State past UNC

UCLA rolls past Stephen F. Austin 77-60

Vols rip Mercer with big edge on boards

Top seed Arizona eases by Gonzaga 84-61

No. 1 seed Virginia rolls by Memphis

High School Sports Score

NAIA Sports (Bethel, Holy Cross, IUSB)

NBA Scores

NHL Scores

NCAA Men’s Basketball

NCAA Women’s Basketball

Kyle Busch wins again at Fontana

Tigers, Scherzer end contract talks

Ortiz, Red Sox agree on 2015 contract

Report: Bucs WR Williams stabbed in leg

Rangers 2B Profar out 10-12 weeks

Navy player still hospitalized

aaAshton and MilaReport: Mila & Ashton are expecting a baby

‘Divergent’ delivers at box office

Kim K. celebrates with Ciara

See Shailene’s unique style

Bieber channels James Dean

Photos: DWTS heats up

Celebrity fashion offenders

Four amendments that almost made it into the Constitution

In California, chefs fight for bare-hand contact

aaLiving chairsRISE of the LIVING CHAIRS: MIT boffins turn E coli into futuristic material factory

Somewhere in the Midwest; Sunday; March 23, 2014

March 23, 2014


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 27 Low 18 CloudyFew Flurries Early

Midwest, East to get more cold

Washington slide kills 3; searchers seek survivors

US first lady hosts education roundtable in China

Couple in U.S. lived on yacht, collected welfare: prosecutor

Holder, Duncan stunned by discipline figures

N. California town reels after train strikes teens

Three elephants escape Missouri circus, damage two vehicles

California DMV probing possible breach of credit card system

Who’s the most powerful Catholic in America?

For gay couples in Michigan, a day of first joy, then legal uncertainty

Plane from Bartlesville crashes in Colo.; occupants missing

Supreme Court considers corporate religious objections to health law’s birth

Fugitive found after 18 years

Pot-filled plane crashes

aaHilaryClinton still mulling her future

Ocean hunt for missing jet focuses on pallet

Malaysia: France has images of possible jet debris

French satellite image also shows possible plane debris, Malaysia says

Ukraine says top commander held after base stormed

NATO warns of Russian army build-up on Ukraine border

NATO commander warns of Russian threat to separatist Moldova region

Disquiet in Baltics over sympathies of Russian speakers

Gunfire erupts in Beirut

Turkey defends Twitter ban: ‘Social media companies must obey laws of Republic’

World leaders gather for Hague nuclear summit

Seized oil tanker Morning Glory arrives in Libyan capital

Syrian jet shot down near Turkish border: media

Qatar says no differences with Saudi Arabia over Syria

Thousands of Hamas supporters rally in Gaza to commemorate assassination of 

Women guard tyhoon survivors

Scotland’s Vikings go own way in independence vote

Expert: Screaming gives Pistorius ‘major problem’

aaDNA mugshotsScientists create mugshots using DNA

Galveston Bay oil spill threatens bird migration

IPCC Reports Climate Change Significant Threat To Australia

Nine Fisheries Responsible for Marine Life Waste

Asteroid Redirect Mission: NASA is looking for heroes and will pay you to

Doctors forced to perform different weight-loss surgery on morbidly obese Texas

Quintuplets Born at Dallas Hospital by Texas Teacher

Matt Pommer: Wisconsin surges ahead in health care sign-ups

Drudge Report author caught in debate over Obamacare penalty claims

Most cigarettes sold in New York were smuggled out of state to avoid taxes

Grocery stores square off in Indianapolis

Google busts top 10 Google Glass myths: Compares it with 80s’ mobile phone

aaDayton FlyersDayton stuns Syracuse to make Sweet 16

Obama tweets his congratulations to underdog Dayton basketball team

Connecticut bounces No. 2 seed Villanova

No. 1 Florida tops Pitt 61-45, makes Sweet 16

Wisconsin hits late 3 to overcome Oregon

Michigan State fends off upstart Harvard

Louisville struggles on offense but wins

Thames has 30 as SDSU reaches Sweet 16

Kentucky’s Andrew Harrison plans to play

Zero perfect brackets in Tourney Pick’em

High School Sports Score

NAIA Sports (Bethel, Holy Cross, IUSB)

NBA Scores

NHL Scores

NCAA Men’s Basketball

NCAA Women’s Basketball

76ers’ skid now 24, second-longest ever

NHL-leading Bruins win 12th straight

Navy player hospitalized

aaDylan PennDylan Penn (right) to star in ‘Condemned’

Madonna Shows Off Long Armpit Hair

‘No Brad Cooper but…’: Jimmy Kimmel recreates Oscars selfie with Bill and

Lady Gaga: ‘GUY’ Full Video Premiere – WATCH NOW!

Nate Berkus works it in NBC’s ‘Dream Builders’

‘Divergent’ scores at box office; ‘Muppets Most Wanted’ disappoints

Eminem smashes sales mark

Movies adapted from young adult books

Alyssa Milano is pregnant

Kate Bush back after 35 years

Shakira’s son has mad skills

Hollywood’s big film blunders

Wild celebrity proposals

Bynes out with her parents

ABC pulls controversial show

Bacon recreates ‘Footloose’ dance

Isaac Hanson’s baby

Nugent paid not to attend event

Pizza served with Mexican slang causes stir in U.S. border states

aaDrone on the rangeGrowing use of drones poised to transform agriculture

Somewhere in the Midwest; Saturday; March 22, 2014

March 22, 2014


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 37 Low 22 Considerable Cloudiness/Few Flurries

US First Lady Promotes Freedoms in China

Feds: Seattle chopper rotated before deadly crash

3 children starving, 1 chained to floor

Chimp attack victim asks again for right to sue

Oklahoma cities reeling from sudden bridge closure

Lawyer: Checks could have stopped abortion doctor

Judge strikes down Michigan’s ban on gay marriage

With Michigan gay marriage ban overturned, some county clerks ready to offer licenses

No charges for California man in stabbing death of Dodgers fan: report

California professor charged for allegedly shoving anti-abortion protestor

Student arrested for making ricin in his dorm in Washington D.C.

Two Marysville Students on Way To Sadie Hawkins Dance Hit By Freight Train

Agent cleared in shooting tied to Boston blast

Man charged in girlfriend’s death 2 years after another suspect arrested

GOP Has Good Reason For Optimism About Winning A Senate Majority

Families struggle with overseas adoptions

aaMotel fireSurvivors of motel fire that killed four: ‘It looked like a volcanic eruption’

Malaysia: Chinese satellite found object in ocean

Officials brace for ‘long haul’ in jetliner search

Australia: Satellite clues to jet mystery elusive

Search for Malaysian jet stepped up in remote Indian Ocean

Putin completes Crimea’s annexation, Russia investors take fright

Ukraine’s east arms up

4 Palestinians killed in clash with Israeli army

Libya’s guns free-for-all fuels region’s turmoil

Libyan army in heavy fighting with oil port rebels

Three killed as Shi’ite Houthi fighters clash with Yemeni army

A Taliban Massacre Jolts Heart Of Kabul

Turkish people strike back, tweeting against Twitter ban

Video: Venice to quit Italy?

Pistorius’ solace from sister

UN document promotes equality for women

aaMilky WayNASA Publishes Unprecedented Milky Way Images

Police keep quiet about cell-tracking technology

New Mexico cancels permit to expand leaky nuclear waste site

NASA’s new moon image

Climate Change This Week: Galloping Glaciers, Climate Criminals, and More!

NASA to examine commercial role in asteroid mission

XPrize for artificial intelligence with TED

Soon, contact lenses with night vision

Third of women at higher risk of breast cancer and should be screened more often

Novartis psoriasis drug effective when self-administered – studies

Shrimp costs have Red Lobster in hot water

Twitter turns 8. Some awkward and funny first tweets

Deadline to get health insurance is March 31: what does that mean for you?

Credit Suisse to Pay $885 Million to Settle FHFA Lawsuits

Walmart’s New Online Tool Gives Competitors Prices

Netflix’s Net Neutrality and the Problem of Scarcity

Facing the Windows XP apocalypse? Here are some options

Lenders factoring in commute

Michael Jordan’s apology

aaMercerMercer shocks 3rd-seeded Duke 78-71

No perfect brackets in Billion $ Bracket Challenge

Lumberjacks stun 5th-seeded VCU in OT

Niang breaks foot in Iowa State win

Niang breaks foot in Iowa State win

UVA pulls away, avoids historic upset

UNC rallies by Friars with 2 late FTs

UCLA beats Tulsa, spoils Manning’s debut

Arizona starts slow, gets by Weber State

Forde: Va. Tech hires Buzz Williams as coach

Jets sign Vick to challenge Geno Smith

Michael Vick arrives as Mark Sanchez departs in latest chapter of Jets QB drama

Durant’s 51 key 2OT win, Westbrook hurt

Adam Scott to replace Tiger Woods as world No 1 after another brilliant round at

Report: A-Rod owes millions

Tigers pitcher out for season

Romo blamed for Duke loss

NFL player arrested in sting

aaAmerica FerreraFerrera looks slim, strapless

AC/DC’s Johnson surprises Billy Joel audience

Kim Kardashian Vogue backlash: Sarah Michelle Gellar cancels subscription

Kate Upton Excited to Collaborate With Bobbi Brown Cosmetics

Idina Menzel has let John Travolta’s mistake go

Celeb workout warriors make sweat look sexy

Iglesias declined reality gigs

‘Comic’ names 3 new judges

Sir Paul blocks nanny’s sale

Epic Hollywood film blunders

Ireland Baldwin has blue hue

Nun performs on ‘The Voice’

Chris Hemsworth & wife’s new boys

Homeless woman sues Berry & Bynes

Loughlin talks dating Stamos

Heartbreaking final goodbye between giraffe and zoo worker with cancer

New Orleans nun’s truck towed while she delivers food to homeless

Rebound relationships good?

Hawaii to close sex loophole

Mom falsely told her daughter died

aaF-16, NorwayNorwegian F-16 pilot shoots incredible footage from the cockpit