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Tuesday, August 30, 2016


Chicago police move to fire officers in Laquan McDonald shooting

7 minutes ago - CNN Top Stories
Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson has filed administrative charges seeking to fire six officers involved in the fatal shooting of Chicago teenager Laquan McDonald in 2014, Chicago police said Tuesday

Mets scratch Matz (shoulder) for Thursday; Walker still out

1 hour 21 minutes ago - Yahoo News
NEW YORK (AP) — Steven Matz is not ready to come off the disabled list, and the New York Mets have scratched him from his scheduled start Thursday night against Miami

Hurricane to pass 'dangerously close' to Hawaii's Big Island

1 hour 13 minutes ago - Yahoo News
HONOLULU (AP) — Residents of Hawaii's Big Island are bracing for what could be the first hurricane to make landfall in the state in decades

Novartis wins US OK for biosimilar version of Amgen's Enbrel

1 hour 5 minutes ago - Yahoo News
U.S. regulators have approved the first near-copy of Enbrel, drugmaker Amgen's pricey biologic medicine for treating rheumatoid arthritis and other immune system disorders

Former Michigan State star Appling charged in new case

1 hour 5 minutes ago - Yahoo News
DETROIT (AP) — Former Michigan State basketball player Keith Appling has been charged with another weapons violation and other crimes

Judge rejects disabled man's petition to vote _ for now

57 minutes ago - Yahoo News
SAN DIEGO (AP) — A California judge has ruled that a former NPR producer who had a traumatic brain injury has failed to demonstrate he is qualified to vote despite a new state law that makes it easier for people with developmental disabilities to keep and restore the right

Iowa fugitive who fled to Cuba gets 12 years in prison

53 minutes ago - Yahoo News
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — An Iowa man who tried to escape prosecution on federal firearms charges by fleeing to Cuba has been sentenced to 12 years in prison

Tim Tebow shows solid power, shaky skills in MLB workout

53 minutes ago - Yahoo News
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Tim Tebow has taken his first big swing at a baseball career, showing off a powerful bat and a few areas of needed improvement in a workout for dozens of major league scouts

U.S. slams EU, but Apple tax demand first issued in Washington

53 minutes ago - Yahoo News
The United States is furious at the European Union for handing Apple Inc a $14.5 billion tax demand on Tuesday but EU officials say it was Washington which put them on to the scheme in the first place. It was a U.S. Senate report in May 2013 revealing the tech giant's deal with the Irish government to rule a big slice of its global earnings untaxab...

Google to expand Waze carpooling service in San Francisco

45 minutes ago - Yahoo News
Google is set to expand a San Francisco carpooling program that could morph into a showdown with its one-time ally, the popular ride-hailing service Uber. The plans will build upon a test service that

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