Archive for July, 2014

South Bend Indiana; Thursday; July 31, 2014

July 31, 2014


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aaPlane crashPlane crashes in San Diego Costco parking lot, killing one person

U.S. News

House Authorizes Lawsuit Against President Obama

Obama to GOP: Stop hating

Blood of Africa runs through my veins, says Michelle Obama

Senate bill targets campus sex crimes

State Department endorses Senate report that says CIA misled Congress on

Man on ‘Wanted’ list arrested

‘Sharknado’ confounds Dingell

6 fall ill during UCLA cleanup

Bush writes book about father flaws exposed

Abigail Hernandez case: New Hampshire teen who went missing for nine

Porch shooting trial moves into defense phase; suburban Detroit police defend

Blaming the flirtatious wife? Ex-Gov. Bob McDonnell’s trial turns tabloid

Wisconsin Supreme Court set to rule on union law, voter ID

Men in masks break into apartments in Providence

3 people killed, deputies wounded in NC shootout

Watch: Cops catch Zimmerman on ‘patrol’ in Florida

Christie urges lawmakers to change bail system

Police say two people in custody after search connected to Michigan teen’s murder

Mississippi’s Senate candidates to appear together

Man fatally struck by train near Hudson Valley station

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Barrymore’s sister found dead

 aaGaza tunnelsNetanyahu vows to destroy Gaza tunnels

World News

Israel calls up 16000 reservists as Netanyahu vows to destroy Hamas tunnels

UN rights chief accuses Israel, Hamas of committing war crimes in Gaza

Anti-Jewish slogans return to the streets in Germany as Mideast protests sweep

Russia warns sanctions will backfire on West

New EU sanctions hit top Putin aides

Ukraine says suspends attacks to let experts reach crash site, rebels deny

UPDATE 1-Argentina defaults but investor see eventual deal possible

Kurdish oil cargo unloaded at sea, destination a mystery

DFA chief off to Tunisia to oversee evacuation of Pinoys in Libya

Deadly Libya Violence Pushes Country Toward ‘Failed State’

Landslide buries Indian village

Pune village landslide: Toll goes up to 28, rescue efforts on

U.S. raises WTO during Kerry talks with Indian finance minister

Hahaha: Turkish women’s response to Deputy PM’s ban on laughter

Young women used in Islamist suicide bombings

19 drown off Pakistani shores

Karachi beach incident: 7 more bodies found, toll rises to 19

Uighur Scholar Faces Separatism Charge as Xinjiang Unrest Rages

China lets 1st foreigners into army news briefing

Sierra Leone’s Army Deployed to Quarantine Ebola-Stricken Neighborhoods

Australia urged to come clean on asylum-seekers` mental health

Eastbourne Pier fire: Firefighters save two thirds of structure

Ex-Royal family aide charged

aaMars RoverNASA’s Mars rover sets off-Earth, off-road distance record


Otzi ‘The Iceman’ Had Heart Disease Genes

Book Talk: Paull’s ‘The Bees’ looks at life inside the hive

Lead in teeth holds secrets of person’s origins, research shows

Insect Farms: Investors See Big Profits in Thinking Small (10 photos)

Air Pollution Isn’t Just Bad for Your Health—It’s Taking Food off Your Plate

This Is What The Earth Looked Like When It Was Only Half A Billion Years Old

NASA boffin: I have solved RIDDLE of huge BULGE FOUND ON MOON

Treasure trove of amber insect fossils found under sink


Man models face transplant

U.S. FDA panel reviews Baxter immune therapy’s long-term safety

Blood Test Predicts Suicide Risk, Study Suggests

Drug-resistant malaria reaches Southeast Asia borders, could spread to Africa

Depression can contribute to onset of Alzheimer’s disease, study finds

Cheesecake Factory owns a health advocate’s list of meals with most calories


Hackers can tap USB devices

Canada Cyber Attack ‘May Take One Year To Fix’

Cortana in Alpha headed to Australia with Windows Phone 8.1 update

Facebook app gives free Internet to mobile users in Zambia

Business & Finance

British Airways sued over allegations pilot sexually abused girls in East Africa on

U.S., Fed on target to end bond buying, stresses concerns on jobs market

Stock futures fall after Argentina default, data awaited

aaSabine LisickiSabine Lisicki breaks record with 131 mph serve


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Extra effort not enough this time for Cubs

Baker enjoying position in Cubs’ history

Cubs add Doubront in deal with Red Sox

Cubs get RHP Martinez to finish Barney trade

Trade talk links Bonifacio to multiple teams

Riley ‘believed firmly’ James would stay

Winston held at gunpoint over pellet gun

Stern lauds Silver in Sterling situation

Attorney: Sterling to battle on

$98M extension for Dallas OT

Convicted killer back in NFL?

Fan pees on Art Modell’s grave

Famous coach: Tebow NFL QB

Pelini: Recruit’s parent clueless

Strangest double play ever

Two-time champion Serena Williams is Up and About Again!

Derek Jeter Gets Surprise Sendoff From George W. Bush In Texas

aaAllison Williams‘Girls’ star nabs Peter Pan role


Oh baby: Stacy Keibler is one hot mama-to-be

Race car driver eyes ‘Bachelor’

Prison in Bieber booking case

Bey apartment hunting solo?

VS Angel welcomes daughter

Did Mel B pick ‘AGT’ winner?

Bloom, Bieber fight over Kerr?

Justin Bieber pokes fun at Orlando Bloom

Kelsey Grammer Forgives His Sister’s Killer

‘Guardians Of The Galaxy’ Blocks The Box With This LEGO Trailer

Drew Barrymore Only Met Half-Sister Jessica Briefly, ‘Incredibly Sorry’ For Her

‘Bachelorette’ star Andi Dorfman called a ‘slut’ by Fox News’ Bob Beckel

‘So You Think You Can Dance’ recap by Donna Kauffman

Contract dispute delays ‘Big Bang’ production

Odd News

Report: Near-death avoidable

What Barbie’s digs would cost

‘Woman in Black’ draws crowd

Mysterious ‘Woman in Black’ under police protection in Virginia, asks her privacy

Ax crashes through car windshield on highway

Grandma thanks Idaho trooper for traffic stop

Man finds calico lobster, gives it to aquarium

Police: Naked intruder fell asleep in couple’s bed

Crop circle in Germany attracts many visitors

Mom: Daugher, 2, not too young for international pageant

aaConnor DrinanPro loses $1M on one brutal hand of poker


South Bend Indiana; Wednesday; July 30, 2014

July 30, 2014


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Today’s High 75 Low 53 Scattered T-Storms

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aaFlooded campusUCLA campus flooded

U.S. News

Obama reportedly weighs cutting back on illegal immigrant deportations

Barack Obama’s immigration moves could be unstoppable

Baby survives hour in hot van

Baltimore to impose curfew

Ark. man, son’s bodies found

US sues Pa. state police

Defense for former Virginia governor tells of broken marriage

Ruling keeps Mississippis only abortion clinic open

Second person dies after small plane crash on Fla. beach

Police: Boy, 8, Shot and Killed in Detroit

Bribery case kicks off vs. Utah attorneys general

News conference: New details in search for missing Dundee woman Jennifer

Ohio man allegedly tries to smother ill dad at nursing home, who later dies

Terror threats at chemical plants underestimated

Trafficking bust reveals worries over missing kids

George Zimmerman resurfaces in Florida again in “security” mode

Jury awards Ventura $1.8M in defamation case

Blunt forces: How marijuana is changing America

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Last living crew member of Enola Gay dies in Georgia at age 93

‘Die Hard’ actor, 81, dies

aaIndia landslideAbout 150 trapped in landslide in India

World News

Carnage at school in Gaza

Fighting in Ukraine still cuts off access to crash site

More sanctions on Russia

Echoes of a Cold War: US, Europe and Russia face off over Ukraine

Human Rights Watch says Syrian government using barrel bombs in defiance of

Libyan militants seize Benghazi special forces base

Militants raid Pakistan army post near border

Seoul says North Korea fires 4 projectiles

China reports deadly attack

32 killed, several wounded in Xinjiang terror attack

How Xi Jinping Swatted Flies to Trip Biggest China Tiger

Filipino Hostages’ Release Sparks Hope for Talks

Cameroon army officers sacked after Boko Haram attacks

Indian court convicts ten over school fire that killed 94 children

24 killed in Guinea stampede

Erdogan ‘glad’ to return award given to him by American Jewish Congress

 aaApesGoodall: Apes face extinction


Europe launches last resupply ship to space station

Two New Mysterious Holes Discovered In Siberia

Rocket blasts off with U.S. ‘neighborhood watch’ spy satellites

Seafaring Dog Follows an Elusive Whale Trail

Researcher Finds 16-Foot Waves During Arctic Ocean Study

Researchers reveal possible source of mysterious ‘diffuse interstellar bands’


Body of ‘African’ stowaway found on US military plane prompts fears over Ebola

Top Doctor Dies from Ebola After Treating Dozens

Can a 5-Minute Run Help You Live Longer?


TechBytes: MacBook Pro, Twitter

OkCupid violating FTC rules?

UK to allow driverless cars on public roads in January

How do hackers breach institutions like Canada’s NRC?

Curbs on phone data proposed

Microsoft’s Windows Phone 8.1 update takes Cortana to China, UK, and three

Microsoft Xbox One to launch in China on 23 September

Business & Finance

GM sued over deaths, injuries

Girls to sue British Airways

Private sector adds 218000 jobs in July: ADP

McDonald’s, franchisees liable in suits

John Kerry presses India on WTO deal ahead of arrival

Twitter’s User Growth Picks Up

Home prices still climbing, but slowly

 aaJohn BakerCubs outlast Rockies in historic marathon (John Baker)


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Lengthy affair brings records, rare feats for Rox, Cubs

Night of highs a night of lows for Jackson

Hoyer: Cubs may be done dealing

Scully to return for 66th Dodgers season

Mystery surrounds death of cheerleader

Raiders bound for Texas?

Lineman’s little girl fights for life

NASCAR hammers Hamlin

Stephen A. Smith punished

Barkley comes to aid of victims

Cards give CB Peterson $70M extension

Browns’ Gordon hires lawyer for hearing

Giants RHP Cain to see elbow specialist

UCLA court flooded after main breaks

NBPA elects first female union head

Liriano Ks 11, Bucs within game of 1st

Suns’ Tucker charged with ‘extreme’ DUI

aaSofia and JoeSummer’s sexiest duos always bring the heat Sofia Vergara and Joe Manganiello)


Garner’s death by heart attack

Duggar shares favorite gift

Duo up to be next ‘Bachelor’

‘Expendables 3′ leaks online

Kim rocks sultry gold dress

ABC rejects ‘Sin City 2′ ad

Ohio festival drops R. Kelly

Orlando Bloom threw a punch at Justin Bieber at Spanish hotspot, report says

Prison for fraudster who lied about booking Bieber

Single sensation: A breakup with Jay Z could push Beyoncé’s career to even

Nick Viall Letter to Andi Dorfman Revealed: What Did He Say?!

Mr. Dynamite explodes on the screen

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles studio apologises for 9/11 PR gaffe

Odd News

Sniffer dog warning sends Australian jet passengers on a rush to flush

Elegant Louvre Garden in Paris infested with rats

Centenarian gets honorary high school diploma

Pennsylvania town gets wet yet again on Rain Day

Toppling a World-Record-Breaking Amount of Tiny Dominoes Takes a Lot of Patience

Geraldo Rivera Causes Controversy: ‘What a Woman Brings to a Marriage More Than Anything Else … Is Her Youth’

Video shows young girl learning her baby brother will grow up…

Obama’s loss is fan’s treasure

aaMenacing pigPesky pig that scared kids on Maine trail captured

South Bend Indiana; Tuesday; July 29, 2014

July 29, 2014
Vietnam Veterans Memorial at South Bend’s Howard Park

Vietnam Veterans Memorial at South Bend’s Howard Park

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Today’s High 76 Low 58 Partly Clouds W/Afternoon Showers or T-Storms

15 killed by Japan heat wave

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aaAbby and kidnapperMan charged in teen’s 9-month disappearance

U.S. News

Act now on climate change or see costs soar, White House says

Senate to vote on highway money as deadline looms

U.S. accuses Russia of violating arms treaty

US-Israel relations tested by Kerry shuttle diplomacy

Moi questions Obama’s youth mentorship programme

US weapons go missing

4 Teens in Custody in `Senseless` Killing of USC Graduate Student: LAPD

Teen hiker missing in Calif.

Police search for Ore. mom

Doc points gun at women

Is pot ban akin to Prohibition?

Virginia Is for Gay Lovers

Accused Child Molester Killed, 3 Officers Shot in Greenwich Village Gun Battle

2 arraigned, denied bail in deadly Pa. carjacking

3-Hour Tour Turns into Night at Sea for Stranded Whale-Watchers

Driver dies after SUV goes into Philly river

East Baton Rouge Parish school system to provide free lunch to its almost 42000

Texas Man Arrested for Sending Hoax Letters Containing White Powder

Man accused of assaulting mom, girl in Alabama captured in West Palm Beach

Journalists and Attorneys Are Increasingly Adopting Spycraft

Police seek tips in FSU professor’s slaying

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aaIsrael and HamasIsrael hits symbols of Hamas power in Gaza war

World News

Israel Pounds Gaza; Netanyahu Warns of Long Campaign

Fierce fighting in Ukraine

Putin’s Strategy Is Complicated by Rebel Setbacks in Ukraine, Sanctions

Airport in Russia’s St. Petersburg evacuated

Warrants issued for Aussie jihadists Mohamed Elomar and Khaled Sharrouf

The Iraq Enigma: Urgency Subsides, But Danger Persists

Islamic State opens ‘marriage bureau’ for militants – watchdog

Karzai’s cousin killed in ‘turban bomb’ attack

US, Afghanistan fail to track US-supplied small arms – watchdog

Death toll rises to 23 in Philippine road attack

Japanese President Shinzo Abe Travels to Latin America, Signs Energy Deal

Beheading Teen ‘Wanted To Dissect Someone’

China says investigating powerful former security chief for graft

Canada Withdraws Staff from Libya

Ferry boss’s driver turns self in

South Korea Ferry Survivors Saved By Curtains, Fire Hoses

David Cameron announces immigration benefits crackdown

Sab ka saath, Sab ka vikas: Kerry hails PM Modi’s governance formula

Celebrating Eid al-Fitr

aaFamily DollarFamily Dollar takeover hints that dollar stores’ best days are ending


Origins of Mysterious World Trade Center Ship Revealed

Rocket blasts off with U.S. ‘neighborhood watch’ spy satellites

King Richard III’s Hasty Grave Opened to the Public

NASA lacks cash for mega-rocket

Wildlife volunteer pleads guilty

Fla. bans lionfish importation as population roars

Just two climate committee MPs clash with IPCC – the two with science degrees


Concussions are Brain Injuries — Sit Your Kid Down (Op-Ed)

How Visuals Can Help Deaf Children ‘Hear’

Fist bumps relay 90 percent less germs than handshakes: study

Ebola not seen in doctor’s kin

Doctor who contracted Ebola in grave condition

People with Polymyalgia Rheumatica are at Higher Risk for Vascular Disease

Slow walk, memory stumbles may reveal onset of dementia, reveals new study

Health Alert- Running helps lower death risk


OKCupid experiments with ‘bad’ dating matches

Facebook urges users to install Messenger

Business & Finance

Russian oligarchs fear fallout from Putin’s actions

Housing market confidence up

Microsoft faces anti-monopoly probe in China over Windows, Office

A third of Americans delinquent on debt

Futures rise on earnings, data on tap

Zillow, Trulia Forming A Blended Household

UK Mortgage Approvals Increased More Than Forecast in June

aaSabina AltynbekovaIs teen phenom too beautiful for own good?


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Cubs start set on right note, get Wada first win

Cubs send infielder Barney to Dodgers

Fujikawa takes another step toward return

Russell, Almora spark Tennessee’s win

Rose returns as Team USA opens camp

Sterling loses, judge OKs $2B Clips sale

Lions postpone contract talks with Suh

Cabrera’s 2 HRs help Jays rip BoSox 14-1

Rivals100: Meet class of 2016 five-stars

Jim Furyk extends run of fading late

Rays’ Archer takes another shot at Ortiz

Broncos WR Thomas back from bereavement

Spurs say no Cup for Ginobili

Jones: I nearly picked Manziel

Top QB recruit decommits

QB drug tested twice over claim

Derek Jeter Passes Carl Yazstremski For Seventh On All-Time Hits List

Reports NBPA hires Michelle Roberts as new executive director

aaNicki MinajNicki Minaj Delays ‘Anaconda’ Release, Posts Racy New Bikini Pic


5 Things You Should Know From Comic-Con International 2014

Why Kevin Smith and Ben Affleck Are No Longer Pals

Kanye winner in ‘Coinye’ suit

Stars strut on the sand & flaunt beach bodies

J.Lo posts natural hair photo

Kendra & Hank: Truly over?

‘Lucy’ strikes blow for women

Duff’s comeback single leaks

Kate’s casual in skinny jeans

Post-‘View’ gig for Shepherd

‘Bachelorette’ Andi Dorfman finds hometown love with former pro-baseball

Khloe Kardashian accentuates her figure in tight-fitting black dress as rushes to

Ronstadt gets answer to ‘When Will I Be Loved?’

Odd News

Arizona inmate uses basketball hoop to leap to freedom

U.S. social media asks: Who is that woman in black?

Arial, Times New Roman … and now the ‘Hugo Chavez’ font

Bolivian president seeks votes in the bedroom

Strip club endorses Democratic pastor for Congress

911 call reveals unusual home intruder _ a snake

aaMMA fighterMixed Martial Arts Champion Jumps Into Action to Stop Would-Be Robbers

South Bend Indiana; Monday; July 28, 2014

July 28, 2014


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Today’s High 66 Low 52 Sun and Clouds Mixed

Tennessee storms ravage counties, wreck 10 homes

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aaAbandoned Sheraton HotelGary, Indiana, to knock down eyesore high-rise hotel

U.S. News

New House Whip vows to stay in Washington until Congress has immigration plan

Veteran Hospital Aid Deal Said to Be Reached by Lawmakers

Obama could curb ‘inversions’

Woman killed over FB post

Plane crash kills dad on beach, injures daughter

No arrests in carjack killings

Calif. fire destroys 13 homes

Flames from California wildfires threaten 500 homes

Lightning strikes 14 people on California beach, island

Tentative VA deal reached

Police: Man kills 5-yr-old son

FAA drone rules questioned

Family of 5 found shot to death in Maine, police say

Sinkhole damages portion of central Florida school

2 injured by Skyhawk ride at Cedar Point; ride closed indefinitely

Should the condemned suffer? Victim families torn

Father, stepmother of found boy due in court

Washington handgun ban unconstitutional, judge rules

Scandal hobbles Cuomo chances of running for president

Porch shooter back in court for 3rd day of trial

Gov. O’Malley scheduled to meet with faith leaders

University of Delaware tripling up roommates

Robert McDonnell trial to cast unflinching light on Virginia couple’s friends

1 dead, officer wounded in Bucktown police-involved shooting

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Former Seattle Mayor Paul Schell Dies

aaGazaIn war-struck Gaza, civilians struggle to get by

World News

Netanyahu’s Hamas dilemma: Deterrence or decisive victory?

Israel-Gaza conflict: Obama and Pope call for peace as child death toll rises

Anti-Semitism comes back to haunt Europe

Photos Said to Show Russia Shelling of Ukraine Released

MH17: Fighting delays AFP officers, experts access to Malaysia Airlines crash

Putin may be sued for MH17 crash

West Creating Geopolitical Project in Ukraine at Loss of Russia’s Interests – Lavrov

Germany to Support Tougher Sanctions Against Russia

Iraqi Officials: 14 Bodies Found in Baghdad

French Investigators En Route for Air Algérie Crash Site, Debris Scattered Over

Boko Haram kidnaps wife of Cameroon politician

Philippine leader: Not even a bomb can stop reform

Abu Sayyaf Gunmen Kill 19 Filipinos in Road Attack

Libya Seeks Foreign Help to Put Out Tripoli Fuel Tank Fire

Survivors testify in South Korea ferry trial

Students floated to safety from South Korea ferry

Pakistani Facebook blasphemy case sparks mob riot, 3 killed

Japanese schoolgirl arrested on suspicion of decapitating classmate

Muslims celebrate Eid al-Fitr

100 years since World War I: Could it happen again today?

 aaDinosaursCould Dinosaurs Have Survived the Impact that Killed Them?


Fast Lunar WiFi: Connecting Beyond the Clouds

Don’t Miss These Minor Meteor Showers This Summer

Public Invited to See Shuttle ‘Lift Off’ at Space Center Houston

Alien World’s Size Measured With Unprecedented Accuracy

Rocket with military satellites attempts 5th launch

Gray seals spotted near Cape Cod

‘Colossal Bad Luck’ Caused Dinosaurs to Go Extinct

Underwater NASA Mission Mimics Conditions of Manned Asteroid Landing


Traditional African Dishes Teach Healthy Eating

Virus drugmaker fights pediatricians’ new advice

Fist bumps less germy than handshakes, study says

Salmonella outbreak trial to begin this week in Georgia

Salmonella trial set to begin

New diagnostic test by Qiagen and Roche AG to determine the benefits of


Geneticists offer clues to better rice, tomato crops

Mobile app helps small farmers turn a profit

Science on the job: Teachers learn from tech firms

First Update for Windows Phone 8.1 To Bring Support for Smart Cases, Folders

Samsung postpones launch of Tizen smartphone

HTC One (M8) Starts Receiving Android 4.4.3 KitKat Update

Business & Finance

Gas prices fall nine cents

Foreign buyers fuel concerns amid Miami luxury condo boom

Dollar stores joining forces

Hague court orders Russia to pay $50 billion in Yukos oil case

Big Mac Banished in Shanghai as Meat Scare Prompts Probe

FOREX-Dollar pauses for breath after strongest week since March

Virgin America Files for IPO

aaNibaliItaly’s Vincenzo Nibali wins Tour de France


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Hendricks impresses, but Cubs’ bats shut out

Standout Bryant leads Cubs’ updated Top 20 list

Cubs may get more building blocks at Deadline

Baseball Hall enshrines 6 new members

Maddux’s Hall speech filled with gratitude, humor

Torre slights Steinbrenner

Lakers, Scott Agree To Four-Year

James to go back to No. 23 with Cavs

Ortiz homers as BoSox end Rays’ run at 9

Vikings give TE Rudolph 5-year extension

DE Hardy: I hate that I’m a distraction

NASCAR star out in big shake-up by top team

Manziel called out at practice