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2 hrs ago | The Times Bulletin
NY's Electric Zoo music fest shut down by storms JENNIFER PELTZ, Associated Press NEW YORK - The Electric Zoo music festival was shut down in the face of powerful thunderstorms Sunday, forcing thousands of people to leave its island setting and marking its second cancellation in as many years.
6 hrs ago | Examiner.com
Celebrity chef Todd English was arrested early Sunday morning on drunken driving charges in the Hamptons, according to police and an Associated Press report .
10 hrs ago | The York Daily Record
In this Jan. 19, 2012, file photo, Joan Rivers attends a screening of the Season 2 premiere of WE TV's "Joan & Melissa: Joan Knows Best?" in New York.
13 hrs ago | Daily Mail
An Islamist-allied militia group "secured" a U.S. Embassy residential compound in Libya's capital, more than a month after American personnel evacuated from the country over ongoing fighting, one of its commanders said Sunday.
17 hrs ago | Customer Interaction Solutions
The Standard & Poor's 500 index delivered its fourth record high in five days Friday, ending with the biggest monthly gain since February.
The continuing threat to the West posed by the Islamic State and the latest on the crisis in Ukraine are expected to be discussed on this Sunday's news shows.
An 18-year-old teen from New York was driving his friend's Lamborghini on Friday when the pair crashed into a guardrail.
The rig count includes the number of active drilling rigs in Victoria, Goliad, Gonzales, Calhoun, Jackson, Bee, Refugio, DeWitt, Lavaca, Wharton, Karnes and Matagorda counties.
President Obama will indeed be among the guests at the wedding of White House chef Sam Kass, according to the Associated Press.
The Crazy Mouse twister coaster is a popular ride at the New York State Fair , with a central location on the Midway.
A worker cleans a Tesla Model S sedan before an event to deliver the first set of cars to customers in Beijing on April 22, 2014.
Britain's Home Secretary Theresa May says the country has raised the terror threat level from substantial to severe, but says there is no specific threat.
The West African Ebola outbreak took a more deadly turn Friday with the World Health Organization announcing an estimated 500 new cases this week -- the biggest jump in infections so far.
Kitsap County prosecutors say a 17-year-old accused in the rape and killing of 6-year-old Jenise Wright will be evaluated next week to see if he's competent to stand trial.
Detroit's creditors aren't giving up their attempts to pry away the city-owned treasures at the Detroit Institute of Arts, despite the grand bargain.
A friend who was arrested during the investigation after Philip Seymour Hoffman's fatal overdose on suspicion of felony heroin possession with intent to sell has taken a plea deal on a lesser charge.
Updated: Sun Aug 31, 2014 09:55 pm
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