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Historic Floods Feared as Odile Zeroes In on Arizona
Posted Wed, 17 Sep 2014 11:57:23 GMT
Even before a drop of rain had fallen, flash flood watches were in effect for all of southern Arizona stretching into late Thursday afternoon.






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Wildfire Destruction: 'Everybody ... Lost Everything'
Posted Wed, 17 Sep 2014 11:56:20 GMT
People who live in Weed, California, said perhaps a quarter of the town had burned.






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ISIS Propaganda Video Warns 'Fighting Has Just Begun'
Posted Wed, 17 Sep 2014 11:54:48 GMT
ISIS released a new propaganda video that appears to warn of attacks against U.S. forces in light of Obama’s pledge to “degrade and destroy” it.






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Tourist Slain on Beach Died From Drowning, Head Wound
Posted Wed, 17 Sep 2014 11:46:29 GMT
David Miller, 24, was found naked and bloodied next to 23-year-old Hannah Witheridge on the beach at Thai scuba-diving hotspot Koh Tao.
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Wealth Chasm: Number of Billionaires Hits Record High
Posted Wed, 17 Sep 2014 11:29:44 GMT
A new survey shows that 155 billionaires were minted this year.
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Wednesday's Top 6 News Stories
Posted Wed, 17 Sep 2014 11:27:51 GMT
From the U.S. seeking to arm Syrian rebels against ISIS to the latest scandals in the NFL, see the stories we're following.






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Doggone Miracle! Pooch Found 1,000 Miles From Home
Posted Wed, 17 Sep 2014 11:08:57 GMT
More than two years after a New York man's dog disappeared from his home, the pooch mysteriously turned up in Florida.






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Not Just Rice: Dozen NFL Players Have Domestic Violence Arrests
Posted Wed, 17 Sep 2014 08:57:21 GMT
The NFL's handling of Ray Rice had brought new focus to its record on domestic violence, which includes many players who remain on the field.






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Magnitude 7.1 Earthquake Strikes Off Guam
Posted Wed, 17 Sep 2014 07:51:56 GMT
A magnitude 7.1 earthquake struck 25 miles northwest of Guam in the Pacific Ocean on Wednesday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.






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American Nabbed Swimming to N. Korea in Bid to Meet Kim
Posted Wed, 17 Sep 2014 07:47:01 GMT
South Korean border guards arrested an American man who they believe was attempting to swim across a river into rival North Korea, an official said.
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Vikings Tell Peterson to Stay Away From Team Activities
Posted Wed, 17 Sep 2014 06:20:28 GMT
The Minnesota Vikings reverse course on Adrian Peterson’s reinstatement and place him on the exempt list, banning him from all team activities.
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Vikings Order Peterson to Stay Away From All Team Activities
Posted Wed, 17 Sep 2014 06:20:28 GMT
The Minnesota Vikings reverse course on Adrian Peterson’s reinstatement and place him on the exempt list, banning him from all team activities.






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These Are the Most and Least Educated Cities in the U.S.
Posted Wed, 17 Sep 2014 04:24:05 GMT
A new study by personal finance social network WalletHub found the U.S. cities with the most and least educated people.






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House Passes 'No Welfare for Weed' Bill
Posted Wed, 17 Sep 2014 04:09:59 GMT
The bill would make it harder for people to use welfare payments to buy pot in states where the drug is legal. It has little chance of becoming law.
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Meet the Activists Offering to Pay Off Student Debt
Posted Wed, 17 Sep 2014 04:03:05 GMT
Rolling Jubilee is launching a new platform, The Debt Collective, which will aid people besieged by student loans, among other debtors.






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NFL Players Association Appeals Ray Rice Suspension
Posted Wed, 17 Sep 2014 02:30:22 GMT
The appeal "is to protect the due process rights of all NFL players," the association said in a statement.






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Girlfriend's Horrifying Murder Stuns Indiana Town
Posted Wed, 17 Sep 2014 02:12:45 GMT
The prosecutor said allegations against Joseph A. Oberhansley were so gruesome they were like nothing he'd ever seen in a quarter-century in office.






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Manhunt On for 'Survivalist' Suspect in Trooper Ambush
Posted Wed, 17 Sep 2014 02:12:26 GMT
A manhunt is under way for an anti-cop "survivalist" with murder fantasies who is wanted in last week's deadly ambush of Pa. state police barracks






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Union Appeals Ray Rice's Indefinite Suspension
Posted Wed, 17 Sep 2014 01:19:21 GMT
The former Baltimore Ravens running back is challenging his suspension from the league for punching his former fiancee.






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Historic Floods Feared as Odile Zeroes In on Arizona
Posted Wed, 17 Sep 2014 00:44:20 GMT
Even before a drop of rain had fallen, flash flood watches were in effect for all of southern Arizona stretching into late Thursday afternoon.
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Alleged ISIS Supporter Accused of Trying to Recruit in U.S.
Posted Tue, 16 Sep 2014 23:51:26 GMT
Federal prosecutors have charged a New York man with trying to recruit people to join the ISIS terror group overseas and to shoot people in the U.S.
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Cord Cutters Rejoice: HBO Go Weighs Streaming-Only
Posted Tue, 16 Sep 2014 23:16:08 GMT
Time Warner CEO Jeff Bewkes' suggests that HBO Go could become available on online-only streaming platforms.






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Brian Williams: No More Hitching Russian Rides to Space
Posted Tue, 16 Sep 2014 22:41:11 GMT
It looks like the days of NASA paying the Russians millions of dollars to hitch a ride up to the International Space Station are numbered.
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Bones Tell the Grisly Tale Behind Richard III's Death
Posted Tue, 16 Sep 2014 22:30:23 GMT
Researchers say marks on Richard III's bones confirm the saga of the English king's death — including claims that his skull suffered the fatal blows.
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Police ID 'Survivalist' Suspect in Trooper Ambush
Posted Tue, 16 Sep 2014 22:25:25 GMT
A manhunt is under way for an anti-cop "survivalist" with murder fantasies who is wanted in last week's deadly ambush of Pa. state police barracks






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