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Subway train derails in NYC

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New York City subway train derailed Friday morning in Queens, disrupting service on several local lines. An express F train bound for Manhattan and Brooklyn derailed shortly before 10:30 a.m., according to the Metropolitan Transportation Authority and the New York City Fire Department. Firefighters and emergency medical service responders […] An express F train bound for Manhattan and Brooklyn derailed ... Read More »

CDC confirms first case of MERS in US

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NEW YORK (AP) — Health officials say a deadly virus from the Middle East has turned up for the first time in the U.S. No details about the case have been released. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention planned a Friday afternoon briefing about the case. Middle East […] Click here to view original web page at hosted.ap.org Read More »

Woman gives birth aboard plane on Spanish island

Brits

MADRID (AP) – Aviation officials say a woman has given birth prematurely aboard a passenger plane after it was diverted to a Spanish resort island. The 30-year-old woman, who was in the 26th week of pregnancy, went into labor during the British Airways flight from Abuja, Nigeria, to London, […] Click here to view original web page at www.kswo.com Read More »

House GOP: Obama withholding Benghazi email is ‘criminal’

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The House’s top investigator said Thursday that it was “perhaps criminal” of the Obama administration to withhold a key email suggesting the White House shaped the erroneous public message that blamed a video for the 2012 Benghazi terrorist attack. “The facts are coming out that this administration has knowingly […] Click here to view original web page at www.washingtontimes.com Read More »

Gas Explosion in Florida Jail Kills At Least 2 Inmates

Escambia

(Reuters) – Two inmates were killed and roughly 150 prisoners and guards injured in an apparent gas explosion at a jail in northwest Florida late on Wednesday, and county officials said many had been treated and released by Thursday morning. The blast partially leveled the four-story Escambia County Jail’s […] Click here to view original web page at www.reuters.com Read More »

Dow Jones Booms To All Time High

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Stocks edged up on Wednesday, pushing the Dow through its all-time high, as investors welcomed the Federal Reserve’s reduction of monthly bond purchases while looking past data showing the economy slowed more than expected in the first quarter. The Dow Jones Industrial Average, which has been slowly climbing for […] Click here to view original web page at www.nbcnews.com Read More »

FSU’s Winston Cited For Crab Leg Theft

Florida State quarterback and reigning Heisman Trophy winner Jameis Winston was issued a citation Tuesday for shoplifting crab legs from a Publix supermarket, SB Nation reported , citing multiple sources. [+] Enlarge “He got an adult civil citation,” a source told the website. “If he completes the sanctions it […] Click here to view original web page at espn.go.com Read More »

China to conduct naval drills with Russia in East China Sea

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BEIJING (Reuters) – China said on Wednesday it would conduct joint naval drills with Russia in the East China Sea off Shanghai in late May, in what it called a bid to deepen military cooperation. China’s defense ministry did not give an exact location in the East China Sea, […] Click here to view original web page at news.yahoo.com Read More »