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Wed, 01 Jul 2015 19:28:20 -0400

The online debate began after the New York Times published a guacamole recipe that includes fresh peas.

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Wed, 01 Jul 2015 18:18:00 -0400

Felicia Marcus of the State Water Board said, "We need all Californians to step up — and keep it up — as if we don't know when it will rain and snow again, because we don't."

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Wed, 01 Jul 2015 18:05:00 -0400

Aspiring doctors at the University of Chicago are learning how to teach patients about healthy eating. Nutrition advocates say this kind of training is critical to fighting obesity and diabetes.

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Wed, 01 Jul 2015 17:28:00 -0400

A dozen senators have also called on the Veterans Administration to say why some of the WWII-era troops who were found by an NPR Investigation were denied benefits.

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Wed, 01 Jul 2015 16:42:00 -0400

The department says it is looking into "possible unlawful coordination" by several major carriers. American and United have confirmed that they are among the airlines under scrutiny.

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Wed, 01 Jul 2015 16:39:00 -0400

Violent crime has ticked up in certain metro areas. Police are scrambling to hold the line while at the same time trying not to appear overzealous.

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Wed, 01 Jul 2015 16:27:00 -0400

Local journalists and volunteers in Odessa are working to make sense of dozens of recent bombings — and prevent future attacks. They say that Russians have infiltrated the security services.

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Wed, 01 Jul 2015 16:23:00 -0400

The early morning attacks on checkpoints were later claimed by the Sinai affiliate of the self-described Islamic State.

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Wed, 01 Jul 2015 16:16:00 -0400

The latest data on payments from drug and device companies to doctors show that many doctors received payments on 100 or more days last year. Some received payments on more days than they didn't.

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Wed, 01 Jul 2015 16:08:00 -0400

When people saw photos that linked a famous person with a famous place, it changed the behavior of certain neurons in their brains. And it changed their memories, too.

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Wed, 01 Jul 2015 15:47:00 -0400

While the state permits people to possess and grow small amounts of recreational pot, they still can't buy or sell it.

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Wed, 01 Jul 2015 14:39:00 -0400

In 1996, Bill Clinton spoke at the reopening ceremony of this historically black church. On Tuesday, Mount Zion became the latest in a wave of fires at black churches since the Charleston shooting.

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Wed, 01 Jul 2015 13:49:00 -0400

There have been at least 11 attacks in the San Francisco Bay Area in the past year, according to the FBI. The most recent occurred Tuesday and disrupted service as far north as Seattle.

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Wed, 01 Jul 2015 13:46:00 -0400

The thousands of new emails don't reveal a "smoking gun" from the Democratic presidential candidate's time at State, but do give insight into her daily activities — and some funny daily struggles.

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Wed, 01 Jul 2015 13:44:00 -0400

Federal fisheries researchers says their survey found about 10 billion scallops in waters off Delaware and southern New Jersey. They're predicting a boom for the nation's most valuable fishery.

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Wed, 01 Jul 2015 22:12:16 -0400

FILE - In this May 1, 2005, file photo, Bishop Gene Robinson addresses the congregation at Christ Church in Philadelphia, Sunday, May 1, 2005. Robinson, now retired, said he is breathless about how quickly the gay rights movement has progressed since he was getting daily death threats and forced to wear a bulletproof vest to his consecration 12 years ago. Episcopalians are set to vote Wednesday, July 1, 2015, on allowing religious weddings for same-sex couples, just days after the U.S. Supreme Court legalized gay marriage nationwide. (AP Photo/Coke Whitworth, File)Episcopalians overwhelmingly voted Wednesday to allow religious weddings for same-sex couples, solidifying the church's embrace of gay rights that began more than a decade ago with the pioneering election of the first openly gay bishop.

Wed, 01 Jul 2015 18:50:40 -0400

President Obama: 'New Chapter' Begins as US, Cuba Will Open EmbassiesPresident Obama announced the U.S. and Cuba are opening embassies in their respective capitals later this month and formally reestablished diplomatic relations between the two countries for the first time in more than 50 years. "More than 54 years ago at the height of the cold war, the United States closed its embassy in Havana. Today, I can announce that the United States has agreed to formally reestablish diplomatic relations with the republic of Cuba and re-open embassies in our respective countries," the president said in the Rose Garden today.

Wed, 01 Jul 2015 18:31:42 -0400

People surround and attend to a 68-year-old man that was bit by a shark in waist-deep water off Ocracoke Island, N.C., Wednesday, July 1, 2015. The man suffered wounds to his ribcage, lower leg, hip and both hands as he tried to fight off the shark. (Laura I. Hefty via AP)RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A shark bit a 68-year-old man several times Wednesday in waist-deep water off North Carolina's Outer Banks, officials said, the seventh in a record-breaking year of shark attacks for the state's coastal waters.

Wed, 01 Jul 2015 18:05:11 -0400

Greece: What Could Happen If Country Leaves the European UnionIf Greece and its 11 million people left the European Union, it would be an unprecedented move within the monetary system that gave birth to the currency known as the euro.A referendum, which has already been criticized as confusing and illegal, scheduled on Sunday will help determine whether a "Grexit" -- Greek exit -- from the 19-nation currency bloc could become a reality. Earlier this week, the government issued a maximum cash withdrawal for Greek residents at 60 euros. But due to the shortage of 20-euro banknotes, people mostly have access to 50-euro banknotes. ...

Wed, 31 Dec 1969 19:00:00 -0500

Donald Trump’s comments about Mexican immigrants may be costing him a growing of number of business relationships, but they appear to have given him a bump in the polls.

Wed, 01 Jul 2015 17:51:44 -0400

U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks at the Virginia Democratic Party's annual Jefferson-Jackson party fundraising dinnerMore than 90 percent of the donations in Clinton's fundraising haul were for amounts of $100 or less, her campaign said.

Wed, 01 Jul 2015 15:46:16 -0400

Obama and Biden depart after announcing the restoration of diplomatic ties with Cuba in the Rose Garden at the White House in WashingtonBy Daniel Trotta and Lesley Wroughton HAVANA/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States and Cuba formally agreed on Wednesday to restore diplomatic relations on July 20, setting up a trip to Havana by John Kerry, who would become the first U.S. secretary of state to visit the country in 70 years. Sealed by an exchange of letters between U.S. President Barack Obama and Cuban President Raul Castro, the deal fulfills a pledge the former Cold War enemies made six months ago.

Wed, 01 Jul 2015 06:36:59 -0400

Protesters wave Greek and EU flags during a pro-Euro rally in front of the parliament building, in AthensLONDON (Reuters) - Eurozone stocks and peripheral bonds rallied on Wednesday, extending gains after a report that Greece was ready to accept most conditions from its international creditors in order to reach a deal over its debt crisis.

Wed, 01 Jul 2015 17:57:44 -0400

Islamic militant attack military checkpoints in North Sinai, EgyptIslamic militants on Wednesday unleashed a wave of simultaneous attacks, including suicide car bombings, on Egyptian army checkpoints in the restive northern Sinai Peninsula, killing at least 50 soldiers, security and military officials said.

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Wed, 01 Jul 2015 17:24:43 -0400

Fire at South Carolina black church wasn't arson: sourceA church that was burned down by the Ku Klux Klan in 1995 caught fire again Tuesday night.

Wed, 01 Jul 2015 14:52:08 -0400

Police are seen as demonstrators gather near Camden Yards to protest against the death in police custody of Freddie Gray in BaltimoreCameras that can record will be installed in Baltimore police vans like the one in which Freddie Gray suffered a fatal injury, Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake said on Wednesday. "We're working through a process that will place cameras with recording capabilities in the backs of all our police vans, to ensure that we have a more complete record of what occurs there," Rawlings-Blake told reporters. The van in which Gray was transported had a non-recording camera that the driver could use to monitor the passengers, but it was not working at the time.

Wed, 01 Jul 2015 17:45:17 -0400

Emergency workers inspect the engine of a derailed Amtrak train in Philadelphia, PennsylvaniaThe railroad on Tuesday joined many plaintiffs in requesting that the U.S. Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation appoint U.S. District Judge Legrome Davis, who already oversees 16 cases stemming from the accident, to handle all 22 existing lawsuits plus "numerous" others it expects to be filed. Passengers on Train 188 have sued Amtrak in Pennsylvania, New York and New Jersey over injuries linked to the May 12 derailment, which occurred when the train left the track along a northbound curve in Philadelphia after traveling at more than twice the speed limit. Amtrak has said its liability from a single accident is capped at $200 million, under a 1997 federal law.

Wed, 01 Jul 2015 19:18:06 -0400

Fire crews try to control a blaze at the Mt. Zion African Methodist Episcopal Church in Greeleyville, South Carolina in this handout photo(Reuters) - Some were deliberately lit. Others were caused by an electrical fault or lightning. But regardless of the origins, a spike in fires at black churches is fraying nerves at a time of heightened racial tensions across the United States.

Tue, 30 Jun 2015 23:39:22 -0400

FILE - In this Jan. 23, 2014, then-Secretary of State Hillary Rodham testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on the deadly September attack on the U.S. diplomatic mission in Benghazi, Libya, that killed Ambassador Chris Stevens and three other Americans. The State Department plans to make about 3,000 pages of Hillary Rodham Clinton's correspondence publically available on Tuesday evening. The release comes as part of a court mandate that the agency release batches of Clinton's email correspondence from her time as secretary of state every 30 days starting June 30. The goal is for the department to publicly unveil 55,000 pages of her emails by Jan. 29, 2016. They were sent from the personal email address that Clinton used when she was secretary. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)WASHINGTON (AP) — Senior Obama administration officials knew as early as 2009 that Hillary Rodham Clinton was using a private email address for her government correspondence.

Wed, 31 Dec 1969 19:00:00 -0500

A former CIA official tells Yahoo News some analysts may be "overstating the threat."

Tue, 30 Jun 2015 23:05:32 -0400

United States' Carli Lloyd (10) celebrates with teammates Ali Krieger (11) and Morgan Brian after scoring on a penalty kick against Germany during the second half of a semifinal in the Women's World Cup soccer tournament, Tuesday, June 30, 2015, in Montreal, Canada. (Ryan Remiorz/The Canadian Press via AP)MONTREAL (AP) — Carli Lloyd remembers putting the ball on its spot and shutting out the noise of more than 51,000 anxious fans.

Tue, 30 Jun 2015 20:15:58 -0400

FILE - In this June 25, 2015 file photo, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio speaks to the graduates of the Boys and Girls High School in New York. During a news conference Tuesday, June 30, de Blasio laid bare his feelings about his current relationship with fellow Democrat, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo. “I started with, meaning a year and a half ago, with the hope of a very strong partnership,” de Blasio said. “I have been disappointed at every turn, and these last couple of examples really are beyond the pale.” (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)NEW YORK (AP) — Mayor Bill de Blasio, who 18 months ago in his inaugural address pledged to stand "shoulder to shoulder" with his one-time boss and friend of more than two decades Gov. Andrew Cuomo, revised his opinion of him on Tuesday in a highly unusual and extraordinarily personal news conference.

Tue, 30 Jun 2015 18:22:44 -0400

Demonstrators gather during a rally organized by supporters of the YES vote for the upcoming referendum in front of the Greek Parliament in Athens, Tuesday, June 30, 2015. At midnight central Europe-time on Tuesday, the country is set to become the first developed nation to miss a debt repayment to the International Monetary Fund, as Greece sinks deeper into a financial emergency that has forced it put a nationwide lockdown on money withdrawals. (AP Photo/Petros Karadjias)The latest news on Greece's financial woes.

Wed, 31 Dec 1969 19:00:00 -0500

The shift is part of the president’s drive to wipe away Cold War-era tensions with Havana.

Tue, 30 Jun 2015 09:51:03 -0400

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie arrives to speak to supporters during an event announcing he will seek the Republican nomination for president, Tuesday, June 30, 2015, at Livingston High School in Livingston, N.J. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)Yahoo's Bianna Golodryga and guests look at the N.J. governor's chances in a crowded GOP field.

Wed, 01 Jul 2015 00:13:42 -0400

Firefighters and military personnel inspect the site where an Air Force cargo plane crashed in Medan, North Sumatra, Indonesia, tuesday, June 30, 2015. An Indonesian Air Force Hercules C-130 plane with 12 crew aboard has crashed into a residential neighborhood in the country's third-largest city Medan. (AP Photo/Gilbert Manullang)An aircraft crashes into a residential neighborhood in Indonesia's third-largest city.

Tue, 30 Jun 2015 10:41:29 -0400

In this June 26, 2015, photo, President Barack Obama speaks in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington. The Obama administration will propose requiring overtime pay for workers who earn nearly $1,000 per week, three individuals familiar with the plan said Monday, June 29. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)According to a new CNN/ORC poll released Tuesday, 50 percent of Americans approve of the way Obama is handling his presidency — up 5 points over the most recent survey and his highest approval rating since May 2013.

Tue, 30 Jun 2015 22:55:00 -0400

FILE - This combination of file photos released by the New York State Police shows David Sweat, left, and Richard Matt. Matt, who staged a brazen escape from an upstate maximum-security prison with Sweat and had been hunted for three weeks was shot and killed Friday, June 26, 2015. Sweat was shot and captured on Sunday, June 28. (New York State Police via AP, File)ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The superintendent at the prison where two killers broke out has been placed on leave along with his security chief and 10 other staff members amid an internal investigation into how the inmates pulled it off, a state official said Tuesday.

Tue, 30 Jun 2015 22:58:07 -0400

Greece's Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras prepares for a TV interview at the State Television (ERT) in Athens, Monday, June 29, 2015. Anxious pensioners swarmed closed bank branches Monday and long lines snaked at ATMs as Greeks endured the first day of serious controls on their daily economic lives ahead of a July 5 referendum that could determine whether the country has to ditch the euro currency and return to the drachma. (AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis)ATHENS, Greece (AP) — It's crunch time for Greece, with the European part of its international bailout expiring Tuesday and with it any possible access to the remaining rescue loans that it needs to pay its debts.

Wed, 31 Dec 1969 19:00:00 -0500

The only thing keeping him politically afloat at home is the prospect of a presidential campaign.

Wed, 31 Dec 1969 19:00:00 -0500

Efforts by some states to challenge the Supreme Court ruling will likely prove futile.

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Columbus Dispatch

Thu, 02 Jul 2015 01:38:09 GMT
State transportation officials said this afternoon that a 60-foot span of an eastbound freeway bridge on the West Side will have to be replaced as a result of a tanker-truck crash this morning. The good news is that westbound I-70 could reopen tonight, possibly before the end of rush hour.
Thu, 02 Jul 2015 01:08:05 GMT
Columbus' contracts with red-light camera vendor Redflex complied with city code, City Attorney Richard C. Pfeiffer Jr. said in a memo he issued this morning. Pfeiffers memo comes less than two weeks after Redflex's former CEO pleaded guilty to bribing Columbus elected officials to help the company obtain contracts.
Thu, 02 Jul 2015 00:43:24 GMT
A Northeast Side man admitted this morning to causing a crash that killed one pedestrian and injured another on Aug. 3. Scott Haslehurst, 33, pleaded guilty to aggravated vehicular homicide, vehicular assault and failure to stop after an accident.
Thu, 02 Jul 2015 00:37:50 GMT
BUCKEYE LAKE, Ohio — The Ohio Department of Natural Resources will close the public boat ramps to keep boats off of the shallow Buckeye Lake during Friday’s annual fireworks display there.
Thu, 02 Jul 2015 00:27:31 GMT
As the Fourth of July approaches, Columbus police and the city attorney’s office are warning people of the dangers — and legal ramifications — of celebratory gunfire.
Thu, 02 Jul 2015 00:21:05 GMT
Ohio educators spent four years working with other states to develop the PARCC exams that lawmakers have scrapped amid public outcry over excessive testing. Now, they have months to build new English/language arts and math tests to be administered to students for the 2015-16 school year. State Superintendent Richard Ross said Wednesday Ohio educators will work with AIR (American Institutes for Research) to develop new tests that will meet legislative mandates approved in the budget bill Gov. Kasich signed Tuesday.
Wed, 01 Jul 2015 16:27:42 GMT
As the Community Shelter Board prepares to open a new shelter for homeless families, a central number has been established for those families to call. Starting today, men, women and families seeking shelter should call 1-888-4-SHELTR (1-888-474-3587). Calls will be answered 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Wed, 01 Jul 2015 16:13:23 GMT
Ohio Gov. John Kasich unleashed 44 line-item vetoes on the new state budget on Tuesday night, cutting public-school funding by more than $84 million while leaving intact new restrictions on abortion. The vetoes eliminate some of the handiwork of his fellow majority Republicans in the House and Senate, who had spurned several of Kasich’s high-profile “big ideas.”
Wed, 01 Jul 2015 16:01:00 GMT
Families, employees and advocates fighting to stop the proposed closure of two state-run developmental centers won’t be able to plead their case before a new closure-review commission. In the state budget he signed on Tuesday night, Gov. John Kasich vetoed a provision that would have created a commission with authority to review plans before the state could shut down one of its residential centers for Ohioans with developmental disabilities.
Wed, 01 Jul 2015 15:04:00 GMT
Amid public outcry over excessive testing, lawmakers have cut off state and federal funding for PARCC tests under the new state budget and charged state education officials to identify a new assessment. Ohio schools can expect a new state test that is shorter and will return results quicker than the Common Core-aligned assessments students took for the first time this past school year.
Wed, 01 Jul 2015 13:46:54 GMT
CINCINNATI -- A suspicious item that prompted a Cincinnati courthouse evacuation turned out to be a perfume bottle shaped like a World War II grenade. Hamilton County Sheriff Jim Neil told reporters that the bottle was shaped like a "pineapple" hand grenade and was in a woman's suitcase.
Wed, 01 Jul 2015 13:32:00 GMT
After months of debate, the new $78.3 billion biennial budget is law though Gov. John Kasich vetoed 44 items in the process of signing it Wednesday night. “The vetoes eliminate some of the handiwork of his fellow majority Republicans in the House and Senate, who had spurned several of Kasich’s high-profile ‘big ideas.’ The number of vetoes doubled the 22 that Kasich used on the previous budget,” Dispatch reporter Randy Ludlow writes.
Wed, 01 Jul 2015 11:13:27 GMT
Ohio Gov. John Kasich made his first 2016 campaign trip to Iowa last week, but he still barely registers in a new poll of the nation’s first-voting state. He’s in 13th place out of the 16 Republican presidential prospects in a survey by Quinnipiac University, registering just 2 percent.
Wed, 01 Jul 2015 09:52:48 GMT
Hours after supporters submitted 695,273 signatures on a petition to legalize marijuana in Ohio, state lawmakers moved to chop down the pot-plant plan before it starts to grow. The House and Senate gave final approval on Tuesday to a proposed constitutional amendment aimed at stopping anyone from creating a “monopoly, oligopoly or cartel” or creating special commercial benefits in the Constitution. The dueling actions set up a likely powerhouse showdown at the ballot box on Nov. 3.
Wed, 01 Jul 2015 08:59:51 GMT
State rules take effect today that limit when and with whom young drivers can hit the road. Meanwhile, officials are trying to determine why more teenagers are causing crashes in Ohio this year.
Wed, 01 Jul 2015 08:37:20 GMT
The Chinese businesswoman who bought Mayor Michael B. Coleman’s former home says she didn’t know it was his house when she bought it. The transaction is now the subject of a federal investigation. But Jianhua Li said by telephone from Beijing that she purchased the home as a place to house workers for her company, not to curry favor with the mayor.
Wed, 01 Jul 2015 08:36:50 GMT
Ohio rape victims would get several additional years to seek prosecution of their attacker under a measure approved unanimously by the Ohio House on Tuesday and sent to the governor. The legislation would increase the period allowed for prosecution of rape or sexual battery from 20 to 25 years. When DNA is used to match a rapist with his victim after the 25-year period has expired, another five years would be granted for prosecution.
Wed, 01 Jul 2015 08:30:55 GMT
According to a report released on Tuesday, the state auditor says that the Columbus City School District is halfway through the changes needed to put its 3-year-old data-rigging scandal behind it. “This is a very large ship in the middle of doing a 180 — they’re halfway there,” Auditor David Yost said in a news release accompanying the report. Still, the district continues to have problems in accurately documenting withdrawals of students, Yost’s report says.
Wed, 01 Jul 2015 08:10:55 GMT
A bill that would implement widespread Ohio charter-school reforms to a system that has been sharply criticized and ridiculed both inside and outside the state passed the Senate last week with unanimous support. The House had enough votes to concur with the Senate’s changes to House Bill 2, but the bill stalled, leaving supporters scratching their heads about why legislation that appeared to be a priority to finish before the summer break will instead collect dust until the fall.
Wed, 01 Jul 2015 08:02:29 GMT
Reynoldsburg school board members awarded Superintendent Tina Thomas-Manning a 6 percent bonus and 2 percent base pay raise in her first year at the helm, a school year that included a 15-day teacher strike.
Wed, 01 Jul 2015 05:37:32 GMT
Mayor Michael B. Coleman says it “irks” him when he sees blockbuster movies being shot in Cleveland and Cincinnati instead of in the state’s capital. Columbus has tried, and failed, for years to attract a substantial flock of filmmakers to the city, but a new push from Coleman and a newly renamed production-promotion group might finally call “Action!” Coleman and John Daugherty, executive director of Film Columbus, are bringing together community leaders in the arts, government, business and education sectors to talk about the future of Columbus’ film industry.
Wed, 01 Jul 2015 04:59:31 GMT
The incessant rain tormenting central Ohio is putting a damper on more than people’s spirits. Many types of outdoor work are being held hostage by not only the rain but also the threat of rain in the days to come.
Wed, 01 Jul 2015 04:43:35 GMT
A group of fraud investigators for the state fund for injured workers failed in some instances to track their time spent on the job and travel properly, but the errors did not constitute criminal conduct, according to a report released Tuesday.
Wed, 01 Jul 2015 04:36:46 GMT
Three major redevelopment projects in central Ohio, including two Downtown projects, were awarded Ohio Historic Preservation Tax Credits on Tuesday.
Wed, 01 Jul 2015 04:09:00 GMT
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