Archive for April, 2014

Somewhere in the Midwest; Wednesday; April 30, 2014

April 30, 2014


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Today’s High 61 Low 42 Partly Cloudy

More than 20 inches of rain in 24 hours soaks Florida’s Panhandle

Kerry: Egypt must prove it wants democracy

Police: Heroin, alcohol at fault in death of security officers on ‘Captain Philips’ ship

Kissing Congressman Refuses to Bow Out

How Toyota is helping Gov. Rick Perry’s 2016 presidential run

Are more toll roads in America’s future?

Police: Gunman at Georgia FedEx location had explosive devices but they

Court upholds EPA rule on cross-state pollution

Minnesota man convicted in killing of unarmed teens

Fuselage located in SF Bay

Poll: U.S. shouldn’t police world

aaClayton LockettOklahoma inmate dies of heart attack after botched execution halted

Ukraine crisis: Defiant pro-Russian activists seize more buildings

14 dead in Mexican shootouts

Death toll from ferry hits 212

Girls recently kidnapped in Nigeria forced to marry extremists, reports say

Activists say airstrike on Syrian school kills 19

Thailand to Hold New Poll on July 20

Malaysia Airlines Flight 370: GeoResonance survey company says “wreckage of

Jet search shifts underwater

Memorial service held for Mount Everest victims

Egyptian blogger Bassem Sabry dies

British Actor Bob Hoskins Dies at 71

aaEuropean bisonEuropean Bison to Be Released into Wild

Peekaboo Solar Eclipse Thrills Skywatchers in Australia

Cold War spy imagery reveals lost cities

Curiosity Mars Rover Set For Third Drilling On Martian Surface: NASA

Earliest Jesus Depiction May Have Been Discovered In Ancient Egyptian Tomb

In Harsh Conditions, Men Don’t Want a Pretty Face

Spellbinding Colors of Northern Lights Astound Alaska Photographer (Images)

Super-Strong Graphene Has an Achilles’ Heel

Study finds Fukushima radioactivity in tuna off Oregon, Washington

Apple vs. Samsung Suit Closing Arguments

GDP Slows to Crawl in 1st Quarter, Up 0.1%

Homeownership at 19-year low

China economy set to top US

aaBulls and WizardsWizards eliminate Bulls in 5 games

NBA bans Sterling for life, to push sale

Back at Staples, Clippers grab 3-2 lead

Grizzlies top Thunder in OT for 3-2 lead

Simmonds’ 3 goals power Flyers to Game 7

Spurs’ Parker has mild left ankle sprain

No NBA owners taking Sterling’s side

Panthers fire interim coach Horachek

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Ugly claims by ex-NFL star’s ex

ACC mulls 9-game schedule

Real Madrid advances to Champions final

aaEmma StoneStone’s style evolution: Simplistic to stunning

‘Star Wars: Episode VII’ cast unveiled

Why Isn’t Naya Rivera In The ‘Glee’ Season Finale?

Network orders NKOTB show

AOL gets A-List producers

Letterman talks Ferguson

Drone chases ‘Spider-Man’

Shatner earns NASA honor

When Meg & Billy reunited

How Lambert faces rumors

Venezuela to crush cars, bikes to build houses

City doesn’t know where 851 million gallons of missing water went

Town fears that huge swelling beached blue whale carcass ‘might explode’

Practically an entire kitchen got stolen from a house

Elementary school is evacuated after python escapes

Dog Believed Lost in Deadly Arkansas Tornado Returns Home

Massachusetts Boy Abducted From School

Foul ball + beer = bad date

aaIglooLandmark urethane igloo in Alaska for sale


Somewhere in the Midwest; Tuesday; April 29, 2014

April 29, 2014


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Today’s High 73 Low 50 Windy/Rain Showers/Scattered T-storms

Ohio increases death penalty drug dosages after execution review

Hundreds of US inmates sentenced to death are innocent, researchers say

White House continues crackdown on campus sexual assault

Why Christian leaders put aside differences to push immigration reform

Poll: GOP Most Closely Represents Americans’ Views on Gun Control

Oklahoma to execute two convicts after ending court case on drugs

Threats against Reid probed

Clergy challenge marriage ban

At least 6 reported hurt in shooting at Ga. FedEx facility

Millions face tornado risk

Video: Driving near twister

Survivors Dodge Deadly Tornadoes in Basements, Restaurant Cooler

aaHouse in TupeloU.S. storms kill 21, tornado roars through Mississippi city

Joint air search for MH370 ends as families hear new audio from cockpit

Officials probe report of new jet location

Ukraine crisis: EU names 15 individuals targeted by latest sanctions

S. Korea mourns lost children

Israeli politicians seek to bypass talks, set own boundaries

Erdogan Calls on US to Deport Cleric Accused of ‘Coup’ (3)

Report: 14 killed in Damascus

Ann Maguire stabbing: Teacher due to retire

Hall of Fame coach Ramsay dies at 89

aaEgypt Valley of the KingsDozens of Mummies Unearthed at Egypt’s Valley of the Kings

Deadly Tornado Outbreak Seen From Space (Video)

Unique Crystals: Newfound Purple-Pink Mineral Is Like No Other

NASA’s jet makes trek down Highway 3

Swiss lab ‘nano chisels’ world’s tiniest magazine cover

Ancient Caribou Hunting Site Discovered Beneath Lake Huron

Solar eclipse set to cast its shadow

Scientists Create Three-Atom Wide Wires Using Electron Beams

Exposure to violence declining among children, teens: study

Why was 1918 flu pandemic so deadly? Research offers new clue

High doses of antidepressants linked to suicide behavior in younger patients

Cloning Latest Advance in Diabetes Treatment?

Nokia Appoints Rajeev Suri as CEO

aaMike ScottHawks go up 3-2 on Pacers with 30-6 run (Mike Scott)

Spurs hold off Mavs, even series at 2

Heat complete sweep of Bobcats

Malkin scores 3 as Pens hang on, advance

Down 3-0 in series, Kings force Game 7

Parise has 2, Wild force Game 7 vs. Avs

Rivers opts not to speak with Sterling

Coach to Clip fans: Stay home

Donald Sterling protests planned at Staples Center before game

NBA: Sterling announcement comes Tuesday

Francis in, Rutherford out as ‘Canes GM

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Report: Nationals’ Harper out until July

British soccer legend to retire

Report: Cowboys have serious Manziel fever

Spurrier: Ban ‘Bama for a year

aaLea MicheleHeating up the beach: Stars sizzle in the sun (Lea Michele)

What we know about George Clooney’s fiancee

Paul Simon and Edie Brickell in disorderly conduct charge

Craig Ferguson Steps Down From The Late Late Show—Watch His Farewell

‘Dancing With the Stars’ recap: Latin Night bares all

Flying Solo: Harrison Ford Has ‘Gigantic’ Role In New ‘Star Wars’

Kasem’s daughter holds vigil

Tori’s hospitalization filmed

Warner Bros. prevails in suit

Ex-security head sues RiRi

Kim & Khloe get down, dirty

Lady Gaga debuts new pup

Why ‘Raisin’ remains relevant

Police: Man ‘armed’ with potato arrested

Sting operation to catch bike thief winds up becoming a bigger bust than police probably expected

Gee wizz: Man’s roadside bathroom break uncovers an ancient Chinese artifact

New restaurant to sell $2000 per person meal

Spain might pass law that would make children do chores and ‘be respectful’

It’s all Greek, and then some: $1K offered to decipher strange notes in Homer’s ‘Odyssey’

Austrian driver stumbles onto 10-foot python

Race to save Riveter plant

Nixon library eliciting tension

Survival tips that could kill you

aaGustave WhiteheadConnecticut house tied to aviation pioneer meets wrecking ball

Somewhere in the Midwest; Monday; April 28, 2014

April 28, 2014


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Today’s High 54 Low 51 Windy/Rain/Few Thunderstorms

Hawaii flight stowaway’s family split for years, refugee mom says

Twisters kill at least 16 in Ark.; 1 in Okla.

Jury selection to begin for Tampa military mother accused of killing her 2 teenagers

Suspect in fatal Conn. Prom stabbing recalled as ‘class clown’ with depression

In NYC, a $185M Tunnel That Leads Nowhere, for Now

Sarah Palin stands firm on ‘waterboarding is how we baptize terrorists’ line

Prison escapee found naked

aaDeadly tornadoesDeadly tornadoes strike central, southern U.S. (9 photos)

Ukraine mayor shot; pro-Russian insurgents seize another building

Egyptian court seeks death sentence for Brotherhood leader, 682 supporters

Video: Captain flees ferry

Australia Prime Minister says search area for Malaysia jet will be expanded

Iraq PM has broken opposition

Israel honors Holocaust Day

aaPig farmersKiller virus leaves pig farmers reeling

Unique floating lab showcases ‘aliens of the sea’

Exclusive: War-ravaged Syria may face worst wheat harvest in 40 years

Classroom becomes workshop to create new generation of engineers

Why Twitter Selfies Matter: They May Reveal Our Moods

Drought sends California cattle packing – to Texas

NASA Curiosity Rover Gets Up Close And Personal With A Martian Rock Named

SpaceX eyes up $70bn spy sat pie – and will sue US govt for a slice

4 Awesome Perks of Drinking Tea

Saudi Arabia has 26 more cases of MERS virus, 10 dead

Walking boosts creative thinking

Expert health committee recommends cervical screening overhaul

Study: Costly Breast Cancer Treatment More Common At For-Profit Hospitals

Comcast downsizes in Charter deal

Toyota said to plan US sales transfer to Texas from California

Hackers targeting newly discovered flaw in Microsoft Internet Explorer

Facebook preps ad network to TARGET YOU WHERE YOU LIVE

Charter and Comcast Reach Subscriber Deal — Update

SF bike couriers coming back

Be wary of cheap health plans

aaBlackhawks‘Hawks finish off Blues with 4-goal 3rd

Ariza’s 30 help Wizards take 3-1 lead

Clips hold pregame protest, lose Game 4

Blazers outlast Rockets in OT, lead 3-1

Raptors top Nets, tie series at 2 apiece

Ducks beat Stars in OT to clinch series

Rangers win, grab 3-2 lead on Flyers

Bulls F Dunleavy jams non-shooting thumb

Jordan ‘disgusted’ by Sterling comments

New tape surfaces as Clipper scandal grows

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Harper put on DL with sprained thumb

Abreu’s 31 RBIs set April rookie mark

SEC sticking with 8-game league football schedule

aaDC superherosDC superhero team film confirmed

‘Woman’ dethrones ‘Captain’

Celebritots: Stars share their family photos

Bell displays her baby bump

Khloe K. wears short shorts

Gomez hires Perry’s manager

Nyong’o is rising fashion icon

Stars in distressed denim

Dad Caught on Tape Kicking Son Down Skateboard Ramp

Australian mistook cockpit for toilet, triggering hijack scare

Uruguay to allow pot users to buy up to 20 joints a week

Sri Lanka deports British tourist for her Buddha tattoo

Biker looks for false teeth on busy Spain highway

New Jersey tot wipes out hours of monks’ work

Cop fired for choking photos

aaPandasChina to outlaw eating of protected animal species


Somewhere in the Midwest; Sunday; April 27, 2014

April 27, 2014


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Today’s High 62 Low 44 Windy/Afternoon Showers

What to expect from storms this week

Obama Hopes to Transform Relations with Malaysia

White House confirms new security pact with Philippines

California Mom Arrested in Baby’s Fatal Stabbing

Conn. school stabbing suspect under psychiatric evaluation

Hillary Clinton: Raise the minimum wage

Woman posts on FB, fatally crashes

Saints John XXIII and John Paul II

Vatican declares Popes John Paul II and John XXIII saints

Francis presides over historic day of 4 popes

Momentous: Benedict, Francis embrace

South Korean prime minister resigns over ferry disaster

Video: Inside sinking ferry

Detained military observers appear in Ukraine

European military observers report no mistreatment

Afghanistan presidential election ends with no clear winner, runoff expected in May

Palestinian leader Abbas calls Holocaust most heinous crime of modern era

Jet search could move

Report: Iran plans to target mock-up American aircraft carrier in military war games

aaEpidermis grown in labLab grown epidermis would end animal testing

Elon Musk’s SpaceX Is Taking on the Federal Government

Meet the brown dwarf that’s ‘as frosty as Earth’s North Pole’

30M salmon hitch a ride

Scientists identify way to target drug-resistant cancer cells

Cholesterol drug users may use pills as a license to overeat

US stocks end the week in the red

Microsoft targets $50bn affordable mobile phone market

You Can No Longer Buy New Comics Through The Comixology App

aaIndiana PacersPacers hold off Hawks, even series at 2 (Paul George)

Wizards’ Nene suspended for Game 4

Clips talked boycott amid Sterling probe

NBA launches probe of owner

Carter sends Mavs past Spurs 109-108

Thunder win in OT, tie Grizzlies 2-all

Heat roll past Bobcats, lead series 3-0

Bruins beat Red Wings 4-2, Habs up next

Pens bounce back, go up 3-2 on Jackets

Quick blanks Sharks, Kings force Game 6

Avs tie it late, win in OT to go up 3-2

Capitals fire Oates, let GM McPhee go

Obama: Alleged Sterling comments ‘incredibly offensive’

Ex-Grizzlies owner Heisley dies at 77

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Logano’s late move wins it at Richmond

NASCAR race tempers flare

Klitschko retains WBO crown with Leapai knockout

Jones retains UFC title

aaClooney and possible fianceReport: George Clooney is engaged

Jennifer Lawrence flips off paparazzi in car with Nicholas Hoult

Idina Menzel, Iman, Claire Danes, Sarah Jessica Parker among honorees for

Let it rip: Stars in distressed denim

‘Idol’ judge goes blonde

‘Frozen’ crosses $400M

Williams in Broadway debut

‘Star Wars’ news announced

DeBarge arrested for drugs

‘Dream Builders’ first look

Plane rolls into Florida pond

E.T. games found in landfill

aaSlain girlDressed-up teens honor slain girl


Somewhere in the Midwest; Saturday; April 26, 2014

April 26, 2014


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Today’s High 53 Low 40 Morning Clouds/Afternoon Sun

Severe weather: Tornado season 2014 expected to kick into gear this weekend

Millions brace for tornadoes

South Carolina town rallies ’round fired gay police chief

School Stabbing Victim Recalled as ‘Bright Light’

Federal Charges Are ‘Grimm’ News for NY Congressman

1 dead, 6 hurt as SUV hits group at US ice cream shop

Teen Arrested in Beating of 87-Year-Old Woman

Oregon Approves Becoming First State to Switch From Its Own Health Exchange

Protesters receive prison time

Toilet search triggered scare

Dad, son killed in Kabul ID’d

aaMaren SanchezSchool Stabbing Victim Recalled as ‘Bright Light’

Ukrainian PM says Russian jets violated airspace

Ukraine leader gets ‘peace’ pen from pope, skipping sainthood Mass to head

Foreign military observers held in east Ukraine

Ukraine monastery unites the faithful

Russia’s strongest foothold in Europe: it’s not the Ukraine

Abbas: Palestinian unity government will recognize Israel, condemn terrorism

North Korea says it’s detained an American tourist for improper behavior

Hunt for Flight 370 extended

aaEarl MorrallRetired NFL QB Earl Morrall dies; led 2 teams to Super Bowl

SpaceX Reusable Rocket Test an ‘Evolutionary’ Breakthrough, Elon Musk Says

Massive X-class solar flare triggers temporary communications blackout in some

Saudi Arabia reports 5 more MERS virus deaths

Lab-grown skin to replace animal testing

Pennsylvania parents to keep twins conjoined

Jeff Bezos Loses $2.8 Billion In A Day

Stocks drop sharply; Amazon, tech shares drop

Tech community erupts over FCC’s net neutrality proposal

Homebuyers’ remorse common

Chinese top buyers in NYC

aaDunleavyDunleavy’s 35 help Bulls pull within 2-1

Rockets win in OT, trail Portland 2-1

Nets hold off Raptors, lead series 2-1

Wizards’ Nene ejected for Butler scuffle

Bulls’ Noah trades barbs with Wizards official

Troy Daniels, D-League call-up, saves Rockets’ season

Getzlaf leads Ducks to 3-2 lead on Stars

Flyers even series at 2 as Mason returns

Wings expect to have G Howard for Game 5

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Harrison twins staying at Kentucky

F McGary tests positive, headed to NBA

Harper jams thumb, Nats top Padres 11-1

Northwestern players vote on union

Report: D’Antoni to return as Lakers coach

aaNatalie PortmanPortman film delayed again

Has Justin Bieber Been Caught High-Fiving Friends Following Egg Attack? Star

Steven Spielberg attached to direct Roald Dahl’s ‘The BFG,’ Tom Hanks Cold

Katy Perry and Diplo Have Cozy Dinner in NYC, Leave Together and Party Into

Stars & their tots take aim at being adorable

Inside ‘Tori’ fake allegations

Franco sued over film rights

Ratner works on Puig biopic

3-date rule is now five dates

Letter from Titanic to auction

Chaser strips replace juice