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Famous Los Angeles mountain lion exposed to poison

7 minutes agoNews : The Newsroom

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A mountain lion that appeared strong and healthy when it was photographed as it ruled a wilderness park in the middle of Los Angeles has been exposed to rat poison and is suffering from mange, officials said.

Ukraine, US work to reduce tensions with Russia

3 hours agoNews : The Newsroom

GENEVA (AP) — Ukraine is hoping to placate Russia and calm hostilities with its neighbor even as the U.S. prepares a new round of sanctions to punish Moscow for what it regards as fomenting unrest.

Tiny antenna, big debate: Tech firm takes fight to the Supreme Court

3 hours agoNews : The Newsroom

Aereo founder Chet Kanojia tells his company's story to Yahoo Global News Anchor Katie Couric.

Tiny power plants hold promise for nuclear energy

3 hours agoNews : The Newsroom

PARIS (AP) — Tiny nuclear power plants that could be far cheaper to build than their behemoth counterparts could herald the future for an energy industry that has come under scrutiny since the Fukushima disaster.

Portland plans reservoir flush after teen cited

4 hours agoNews : The Newsroom

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Call it the Big Flush 2, and this time the sequel promises to be much bigger than the original.

Three dead in east Ukraine, Putin warns of 'abyss'

5 hours agoNews : The Newsroom

By Aleksandar Vasovic MARIUPOL, Ukraine (Reuters) - Separatists attacked a base of the Ukrainian national guard overnight and Kiev said three separatists were killed, the worst bloodshed yet in a 10-day pro-Russian uprising in east Ukraine, overshadowing crisis talks to resolve the conflict. Show More Summary

Blast on site of explosives plants kills 1

5 hours agoNews : The Newsroom

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — An explosion and fire at a Tennessee plant where several ammunition and explosives businesses are based killed one person and left three others injured.

Hundreds still missing in Korea ferry accident

5 hours agoNews : The Newsroom

Rescuers fought rising winds and strong waves as they searched for 287 missing passengers.

UN: Iran cuts stock closest to nuke-arms grade

6 hours agoNews : The Newsroom

VIENNA (AP) — The U.N. nuclear agency says Iran has neutralized half of its stockpile of higher-enriched uranium that could be turned quickly into the core of a nuclear weapon.

Putin hopes no need to send troops to Ukraine

6 hours agoNews : The Newsroom

MOSCOW (AP) — President Vladimir Putin says he hopes he won't have to send Russian troops into Ukraine.

Evacuation order came too late for many on ferry

7 hours agoNews : The Newsroom

MOKPO, South Korea (AP) — An immediate evacuation order was not issued for the ferry that sank off South Korea's southern coast, likely with about 290 people trapped inside, because officers on the bridge were trying to stabilize the vessel after it started to list, a crew member said Thursday.

AP Photos: Colorado hosts its own fracking boom

8 hours agoNews : The Newsroom

MEAD, Colo. (AP) — Workers bustle at an oil and gas drilling site near Mead, Colo., a town of about 3,800 people north of Denver.

Ukraine: 3 killed after Black Sea base attack

8 hours agoNews : The Newsroom

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Three pro-Russian militants have been killed and 13 wounded after Ukrainian troops repelled an attack on a National Guard base in the Black Sea port of Mariupol, Ukraine's interior minister said Thursday.

Curious about Palestine, Israeli visitors return

9 hours agoNews : The Newsroom

RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) — This bustling center of Palestinian life is just a 20-minute drive from Jerusalem, but for Israelis it might as well be on the other side of the world.

Firetruck rams California eatery; 14 injured

14 hours agoNews : The Newsroom

MONTEREY PARK, Calif. (AP) — Fourteen people were injured, including five firefighters, when two firetrucks collided in a Los Angeles suburb Wednesday, sending one careening across a sidewalk and into a restaurant.

Defend 'Obamacare' unabashedly, some Democrats say

14 hours agoNews : The Newsroom

WASHINGTON (AP) — The outlook for the president's health care overhaul suddenly appears brighter, and some Democrats are saying it's time for the party to openly embrace the law that Republicans consider their best campaign weapon.

Jets sign former Titans RB Chris Johnson

14 hours agoNews : The Newsroom

NEW YORK (AP) — Always fast on the field, Chris Johnson is looking to quickly prove his critics wrong.

Fears rise for missing in SKorea ferry sinking

15 hours agoNews : The Newsroom

MOKPO, South Korea (AP) — Fears rose Thursday for the fate of 289 passengers still missing more than 24 hours after their ferry flipped onto its side and filled with water off the southern coast of South Korea.

West slams Russia 'fantasy narrative' on Ukraine

15 hours agoNews : The Newsroom

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Western countries on the U.N. Security Council on Wednesday slammed what they called Russia's "fantasy narrative" on the crisis in Ukraine after a new report on the human rights situation there.

Hopes high Negro League stadium will make comeback

15 hours agoNews : The Newsroom

PATERSON, N.J. (AP) — The light touch of a paint roller is enough to dislodge a chunk of plaster from the crumbling walls of Hinchliffe Stadium.

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