Scotland Yard’s macabre Crime Museum goes on public display
oaoa.com / Thu, 08 Oct 2015 03:00:42 -0500
LONDON (AP) — People are horrible. It's hard to escape the thought amid the guns, knives, bombs, knuckledusters and vials of poison in the Museum of London's new exhibition, The Crime Museum Uncovered
Honor, lies and government responsibility
tdtnews.com / Thu, 08 Oct 2015 04:00:00 -0500
I define honor as the value of your word. Our society is degrading this value to almost zero. The socialist’s “The ends justifies the means” and the Muslim’s “Taqiyya” are driving this process.
Houston’s Mallett looks for turnaround against Colts
oaoa.com / Thu, 08 Oct 2015 02:23:43 -0500
HOUSTON (AP) — Ryan Mallett has had a tough time since taking over as starting quarterback for the Houston Texans.
Syrian militant group recasts itself as moderate option
wacotrib.com / Thu, 08 Oct 2015 01:11:02 -0500
BEIRUT (AP) — The militants brought the two men into a square in the northern Syrian city of Aleppo, then announced their punishment for failing to attend Friday prayers: 25 lashes delivered by a hose
California agency to eye bigger whale tanks at SeaWorld
wacotrib.com / Thu, 08 Oct 2015 01:22:28 -0500
LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — SeaWorld wants to greatly expand the tanks its uses to hold killer whales in San Diego, but animal rights activists fear the plan would pave the way for breeding the animals
Researcher: Children’s cancer linked to Fukushima radiation
oaoa.com / Thu, 08 Oct 2015 03:26:02 -0500
TOKYO (AP) — A new study says children living near the Fukushima nuclear meltdowns have been diagnosed with thyroid cancer at a rate 20 to 50 times that of children elsewhere, a difference the authors
China stocks jump, other Asian markets await Fed minutes
wacotrib.com / Thu, 08 Oct 2015 00:59:39 -0500
HONG KONG (AP) — Pent-up investor demand fueled a jump in Chinese stocks after markets reopened Thursday following an extended holiday but other Asian bourses were lackluster ahead of the release of m
Clinton’s quotes favoring Pacific trade pact she now opposes
oaoa.com / Thu, 08 Oct 2015 03:14:56 -0500
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton pushed hard dozens of times for the Pacific Rim trade deal she now opposes as a presidential candidate.
Netanyahu bars ministers from visiting Jerusalem holy site
oaoa.com / Thu, 08 Oct 2015 02:38:49 -0500
JERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli prime minister has barred all Cabinet ministers and Jewish lawmakers from visiting a sensitive Jerusalem holy site, fearing any high-profile spectacle could further enflam
Chaffetz, Webster challenge McCarthy for House speaker
oaoa.com / Thu, 08 Oct 2015 03:28:13 -0500
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy is the front-runner in the race to become the next speaker, but he faces two Republican opponents who are trying to draw some of his support.
German exports down 5.2 percent in August, surplus narrows
oaoa.com / Thu, 08 Oct 2015 03:10:18 -0500
BERLIN (AP) — Official figures show German exports dropped 5.2 percent in August from the month before, in a further sign that growth in Europe's largest economy may be slowing.
Deutsche Bank expects $7 billion loss for 3rd quarter
wacotrib.com / Thu, 08 Oct 2015 01:35:31 -0500
BERLIN (AP) — Germany's biggest bank, Deutsche Bank, has announced it expects to report a third-quarter net loss of 6.2 billion euros ($7 billion) because of a combination of write-downs and litigatio
3 drifters held in killing of California tantra yoga teacher
oaoa.com / Thu, 08 Oct 2015 02:20:29 -0500
SAN RAFAEL, Calif. (AP) — GPS technology helped law officers track down three suspects in the killing of a tantra yoga teacher, who was found shot to death on a scenic California hiking trail.
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