Authorities eye reopening of goo-struck California beaches
Thu, 28 May 2015 21:34:25 -0400
MANHATTAN BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Authorities are deciding whether to reopen 7 miles of Southern California beaches that were fouled by globs of mysterious, oily tar.
Floods in Texas and Oklahoma bringing surprise snakes to homes
Thu, 28 May 2015 21:31:19 -0400
By Lisa Maria Garza and Heide Brandes DALLAS/OKLAHOMA CITY (Reuters) - The heavy rains that have pelted Texas and Oklahoma this week have brought some unexpected visitors to homes in the region, like the 4-foot (1.22-meter) rat snake that found cover in an unexpected spot at Jeff Lara's residence. "I opened my grill cover and he jumped at me," said Lara, who lives Edmond, north of Oklahoma City. Wildlife officials have warned that flooding in Texas and Oklahoma is causing snakes, alligators and other reptiles to seek dry land in populated areas.
Response by operator of broken oil pipeline faces scrutiny
Thu, 28 May 2015 21:25:45 -0400
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (AP) — Firefighters, emergency workers and officials from Plains All American Pipeline had gathered last week at a fire station preparing to train for the worst — an oil spill — when a 911 call came in reporting a noxious smell in the air at a nearby beach.
Man kills self after California police standoff; family safe
Thu, 28 May 2015 21:25:23 -0400
CHULA VISTA, Calif. (AP) — An all-day standoff in a San Diego-area apartment complex that began with a gunman killing his neighbor Thursday ended with the man killing himself after two children and his wife emerged unharmed, police said.
Volcano erupts on small southern Japanese island; residents urged to evacuate
Thu, 28 May 2015 21:24:58 -0400
TOKYO (AP) — Volcano erupts on small southern Japanese island; residents urged to evacuate.
Japan CPI weak at 0.6 percent, as jobless rate at 18-yr low
Thu, 28 May 2015 21:12:39 -0400
TOKYO (AP) — Japan's jobless rate dropped to an 18-year low in April, but industrial production, inflation and household spending were muted as consumers kept purse strings tight.
Iconic Martha's Vineyard lighthouse begins move inland
Thu, 28 May 2015 21:09:48 -0400
AQUINNAH, Mass. (AP) — A Martha's Vineyard lighthouse that is among the most endangered historic landmarks in the U.S. began its gradual march back from a rapidly eroding cliffside on Thursday.
10 Things to Know for Friday
Thu, 28 May 2015 21:07:22 -0400
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Friday:
Ex-US Speaker indicted over $3.5 million in payments
Thu, 28 May 2015 21:06:43 -0400
CHICAGO (AP) — Federal prosecutors on Thursday announced the indictment of former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert for evading banking laws and lying to the FBI about payments he made to an unidentified person to conceal past misconduct.
Blatter not assured of full Oceania backing: New Zealand
Thu, 28 May 2015 21:06:12 -0400
Embattled FIFA President Sepp Blatter can no longer rely on iron-clad support from the Oceania Football Confederation with New Zealand reviewing its backing for the Swiss in his re-election bid. All 11 member nations of the OFC had pledged to back Blatter at their January congress in Papua New Guinea, but New Zealand Football chief executive Andy Martin cast doubt on the bloc's unity amid the unfolding corruption scandal. "It's every man for himself," Martin told New Zealand media from Zurich, where the vote was to be held later on Friday.
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