AP - ap.online.headlines.us http://www.comcast.net?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_ AP - ap.online.headlines.us News Sun, 01 Mar 2015 16:06:38 -0500 Upping juvenile criminal age to 18 may be Texas non-starter Sun, 01 Mar 2015 15:30:14 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/national/2015/03/01/US-XGR--17-Year-Old.Adults/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_national_US-XGR--17-Year-Old.Adults c9d8ec1afb93944a:100973a4:14b500ad631:2cfc AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Jason Wang and Johnny Truong were part of a gang that dressed as utility workers and held a suburban Dallas homeowner at gunpoint, making off with $68,000 in cash, electronics and jewelry before they were eventually caught. Young girl's story may lead Idaho to approve marijuana oil Sun, 01 Mar 2015 14:15:24 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/national/2015/03/01/US--Family.Advocate-Epilepsy.Treatment/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_national_US--Family.Advocate-Epilepsy.Treatment c9d8ec1afb93944a:100973a4:14b500ad631:2cdd BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Ten-year-old Alexis Carey has a rare but intractable form of epilepsy, Dravet Syndrome. The genetic disease causes severe and multiple seizures, which often leave parents guessing if the terror of watching their child seize up will pass or turn fatal. Upscale NY suburb embroiled in a wily debate over coyotes Sun, 01 Mar 2015 15:30:14 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/national/2015/03/01/US-Coyote-Conflict/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_national_US-Coyote-Conflict c9d8ec1afb93944a:100973a4:14b500ad631:2cfa CHAPPAQUA, N.Y. (AP) — This well-heeled hamlet north of New York City is embroiled in an increasingly nasty debate that seems oddly out of place amid the stately homes and tony boutiques: What should be done about coyotes? New round of snow could push Boston to season record Sun, 01 Mar 2015 15:48:27 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/national/2015/03/01/US--Winter.Weather/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_national_US--Winter.Weather c9d8ec1afb93944a:100973a4:14b500ad631:2bf5 BOSTON (AP) — After cold and snow that set February records, southern New England is entering March with another round that could push Boston over its 20-year-old snowfall record. Brrr! February brought record cold, snow to Northeast Sun, 01 Mar 2015 16:05:25 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/national/2015/03/01/US--Record.Cold/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_national_US--Record.Cold c9d8ec1afb93944a:100973a4:14b500ad631:2d36 ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Hardy souls who shivered and shoveled their way through February in the Northeast now have evidence of just how brutal the weather was, with record cold in at least eight cities and record snowfall in Boston. Newspaper: Nurse who survived Ebola says hospital failed her Sun, 01 Mar 2015 11:29:45 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/national/2015/03/01/US--Ebola-Nurse/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_national_US--Ebola-Nurse c9d8ec1afb93944a:100973a4:14b500ad631:2cc2 DALLAS (AP) — A 26-year-old nurse said in a newspaper interview that a hospital where she had worked in Dallas and its parent company failed her when she contracted Ebola while caring for the first person in the U.S. diagnosed with the deadly disease. Spacewalking astronauts finish extensive, tricky cable job Sun, 01 Mar 2015 14:11:54 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/national/2015/03/01/US-SCI--Space.Station/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_national_US-SCI--Space.Station c9d8ec1afb93944a:100973a4:14b500ad631:2c3e CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Spacewalking astronauts successfully completed a three-day cable job outside the International Space Station on Sunday, routing several-hundred feet of power and data lines for new crew capsules commissioned by NASA. Sale will secure future for shelter for asylum-seekers Sun, 01 Mar 2015 15:27:36 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/national/2015/03/01/US--Refugee.Center.Rescued/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_national_US--Refugee.Center.Rescued c9d8ec1afb93944a:100973a4:14b500ad631:2cfb BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — The list goes up on the lobby bulletin board of Vive La Casa and the refugees who've come from their rooms tentatively approach and scan for their names. The lucky ones will take a taxi to Canada the next day for a crucial step toward a dreamed-of new life there. Upstate New York towns consider seceding to Pennsylvania Sat, 28 Feb 2015 10:11:56 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/national/2015/02/28/US-Empire-to-Keystone-Secession/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_national_US-Empire-to-Keystone-Secession c9d8ec1afb93944a:100973a4:14b500ad631:2670 CONKLIN, N.Y. (AP) — Plenty of people leave New York state but in a job-hungry stretch of upstate, folks talk about staying put and seceding to Pennsylvania. Joint birthday party for NY couple married 82 years Sun, 01 Mar 2015 11:39:44 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/national/2015/03/01/US--Oldest.Married.Couple/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_national_US--Oldest.Married.Couple c9d8ec1afb93944a:100973a4:14b500ad631:2cde SPRING VALLEY, N.Y. (AP) — A husband and wife thought to be one of the oldest married couples in New York have celebrated their birthdays — and their combined ages will be 212. Wesleyan overdoses happened as school stepped up efforts Sat, 28 Feb 2015 11:44:00 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/national/2015/02/28/US--Wesleyan-Drug.Overdoses/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_national_US--Wesleyan-Drug.Overdoses c9d8ec1afb93944a:100973a4:14b500ad631:2653 MIDDLETOWN, Conn. (AP) — As drug overdoses left two Wesleyan students fighting for their lives, witnesses helped investigators quickly identify the suspects: The drug-dealing was an open secret, according to court documents, even as the university has gotten tougher on drug violations. Anti-Israel divestment push gains traction at US colleges Sat, 28 Feb 2015 12:03:23 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/national/2015/02/28/US--Israel.on.Campus-ABRIDGED/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_national_US--Israel.on.Campus-ABRIDGED c9d8ec1afb93944a:100973a4:14b500ad631:26ce NEW YORK (AP) — The lecture hall had filled quickly. Several students wore keffiyehs, the traditional Palestinian headscarves, while another sat draped in the Israeli flag. Tiny Missouri town mourns after gunman kills 7, then himself Sat, 28 Feb 2015 18:11:50 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/national/2015/02/28/US--Missouri.Shootings/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_national_US--Missouri.Shootings c9d8ec1afb93944a:100973a4:14b500ad631:258d KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Residents of a small southern Missouri town struggled to come to grips with the knowledge that one of their own had killed seven people in a spasm of violence that ended when the gunman shot himself to death on a rural county road. Venezuela officials detain, free 4 North Dakota missionaries Sat, 28 Feb 2015 20:35:55 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/national/2015/02/28/US--Missionaries.Released-Venezuela/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_national_US--Missionaries.Released-Venezuela c9d8ec1afb93944a:100973a4:14b500ad631:27db Four North Dakota missionaries were released by Venezuelan authorities Saturday after being detained and questioned for several days, a pastor at their church said. Churches, synagogues, mosques bear tough New England winter Sat, 28 Feb 2015 12:32:21 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/national/2015/02/28/US--New.England.Snow-Worship/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_national_US--New.England.Snow-Worship c9d8ec1afb93944a:100973a4:14b500ad631:26e4 BOSTON (AP) — Religious leaders in snowbound New England are beginning to ask themselves how on Earth their houses of worship will make ends meet after all these acts of God. Obama invoking civil rights struggles past and present Sun, 01 Mar 2015 11:25:13 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/national/2015/03/01/US-Obama-Racial-Politics/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_national_US-Obama-Racial-Politics c9d8ec1afb93944a:100973a4:14b500ad631:2cab WASHINGTON (AP) — For President Barack Obama, it's a week to invoke America's civil rights struggles from past to present. New Hampshire lake is Lower 48's only ice runway Sat, 28 Feb 2015 15:15:08 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/national/2015/02/28/US--Ice.Runway/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_national_US--Ice.Runway c9d8ec1afb93944a:100973a4:14b500ad631:276f ALTON, N.H. (AP) — Winter on New Hampshire's Lake Winnipesaukee means ice fishing, hockey tournaments and, if the ice is strong enough, airplanes. Marathon bombing trial stays in Boston, federal panel says Sat, 28 Feb 2015 06:34:15 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/national/2015/02/28/US--Boston.Marathon.Bombing/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_national_US--Boston.Marathon.Bombing c9d8ec1afb93944a:100973a4:14b500ad631:25b8 BOSTON (AP) — Publicity hasn't jeopardized Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's right to an impartial jury, a federal appeals panel says, and opening statements can proceed next week as scheduled in the city where the deadly explosions occurred almost two years ago. Cops: 2 shot at T.I., Young Jeezy party in N. Carolina club Sun, 01 Mar 2015 07:19:57 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/national/2015/03/01/US-Charlotte.Nightclub.Shooting/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_national_US-Charlotte.Nightclub.Shooting c9d8ec1afb93944a:100973a4:14b500ad631:2c3d CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Two people suffered non-life-threatening injuries after being shot Saturday at a Charlotte nightclub where rappers T.I., Young Jeezy and Yo Gotti were advertised to appear, a Charlotte-Mecklenburg police spokesman said. NYC ID program starts off with a bang Sat, 28 Feb 2015 11:49:38 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/national/2015/02/28/US--NYC.Municipal.ID/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_national_US--NYC.Municipal.ID c9d8ec1afb93944a:100973a4:14b500ad631:2685 NEW YORK (AP) — A municipal ID program that city officials thought would draw a few hundred thousand people in its first year has been much more popular than anticipated, with New Yorkers waiting hours in line and months for appointments to register.