It Looked Like a Stabbing, but Takata Air Bag Was the Killer

New York Times - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 19:54
More than 14 million vehicles by 11 automakers that contain defective air bags made by Takata, a Japanese auto supplier, have been recalled.
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C.D.C. Issues New Guidelines for Ebola Care

New York Times - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 19:36
The new protocols are based on procedures followed by the international aid group Doctors Without Borders.

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As Apple Pay Arrives, Witnessing the Next Step in Money. Maybe.

New York Times - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 19:28
Commerce experts say they think the involvement of Apple could be the impetus that moves mainstream consumers to digital payments.
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Irvine man guilty in fatal hit-and-run

OC Register - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 19:08
SANTA ANA – A 22-year-old Irvine man pleaded guilty Monday and was immediately sentenced to two years behind bars for leaving the scene after his girlfriend -- with their 13-month-old child in her arms -- jumped to her death from the SUV he was...
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Marines, sailors return from from Down Under

OC Register - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 19:05
CAMP PENDLETON – Cpl. Travis Reynders couldn't believe what he saw through his night vision goggles in the pitch-black Australian Outback. He and a fellow Marine were standing post while hundreds of Marines slept under their watch. The stars were...
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N.H.L. Suspends Kings’ Voynov After Arrest on Domestic Violence Charges

New York Times - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 18:56
In a reflection of the changing climate surrounding domestic violence in professional sports, the N.H.L. barred defenseman Slava Voynov only hours after he was arrested.

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The Working Life: Baby on Way, Worker Gets Her Job Back

New York Times - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 18:54
Fierman Produce Exchange said Angelica Valencia can return as a potato packer at the Bronx company.
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Ukraine Used Cluster Bombs, Report Charges

New York Times - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 18:52
The Ukrainian Army appears to have fired cluster munitions, a weapon banned in much of the world, into the heart of Donetsk, according to physical evidence and interviews with witnesses and victims.

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Garden Grove woman who stabbed daughters saw 'demon ghosts'

OC Register - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 18:38
In the weeks before she stabbed her two daughters, Thuy Thi Le said she believed she was cursed by voodoo and that demon ghosts haunted her home. “She thought she was possessed,” Deputy Public Defender Adam Vining said Monday. “She was calling...
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Sports Betting in New Jersey Is Challenged

New York Times - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 18:35
The four major professional sports leagues and the National Collegiate Athletic Association filed a lawsuit on Monday and will seek a temporary injunction to halt the plan.

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On Ebola Response, Congressional Republicans Put New Focus on Visa Suspensions

New York Times - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 18:28
Party leaders have conceded the futility of a flight ban from Ebola-afflicted West Africa, but are pressing to suspend visas and create “no boarding” lists.
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U.S. Denial of Visas for 6 in Hungary Strains Ties

New York Times - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 18:15
The diplomatic incident involving the unnamed public officials has transfixed Hungarian political circles and provided fresh evidence of growing tension between the two nations.
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France Moves to Clarify the Rules on Full Veil

New York Times - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 17:55
After an opera house in Paris asked a woman to remove the covering over her face or leave, the Culture Ministry said it would issue guidelines on how to follow the so-called burqa law.
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Board Says Saudi Detainee Should Be Repatriated

New York Times - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 17:40
Officials determined that it was no longer necessary to imprison Muhammed Murdi Issa al Zahrani at Guantánamo Bay, Cuba, where he has been held for more than 12 years.
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New Counts for Suspect in Abduction of University of Virginia Student

New York Times - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 17:20
Jesse L. Matthew Jr., who is charged with the kidnapping of a missing University of Virginia student, was indicted in a 2005 sexual assault.
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Magnolia High alumna petitions Disney to create heroes with special needs

OC Register - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 17:10
The mother of a 1-year-old girl with Down syndrome is gathering signatures to petition The Walt Disney Co. to create heroes and princesses with special needs in its animated films. More than 37,000 people from around the world have signed Keston...
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On the heels of Fox's 'Utopia,' here's some of TV's biggest flops

OC Register - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 17:02
Every fall brings failure to a few hopeful new shows, but rarely do they fall as hard as “Utopia.” Fox committed a ton of money to producing the reality series – reportedly $50 million – and spent a lot of time promoting it this past summer,...
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Raw Data: Seeking Stars, Finding Creationism

New York Times - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 16:55
Astronomy is still fending off charges of blasphemy. These days the opposition comes not from the Vatican, but from a people with very different religious beliefs.
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Anaheim fire battalion chief resigns as Murrieta mayor in wake of crash, arrest

OC Register - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 15:59
Murrieta Mayor Alan Long announced his resignation from the City Council Monday afternoon, but said he will still seek a seat on the council in the Nov. 4 election. The move comes in the wake of his arrest last week on suspicion of felony DUI...
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Tiny Concerts at Coffee Tables Near You

New York Times - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 15:51
Sofar Sounds artists performing in private homes are joining a global network for the annual CMJ music festival this week.
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