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 2014-07-30 04:09   

CBS News

  NCAA sets new policy for head injuries...

Following a lawsuit filed on behalf of former collegiate athletes, the NCAA has agreed to pay for any college athlete from the last 50 years to undergo neurological testing. The NCAA admitted no wrongdoing in the settlement. Mark Strassmann reports....



 2014-07-30 04:03   

CBS News

  Women survive after being run over by train...

Two women trespassing on an Indiana railroad bridge were run over by a locomotive, but escaped apparently unharmed. The train's conductor was certain he had killed the women, but they were seen running away after train passed over them. James Brown report...



 2014-07-30 04:00   

Sun Sentinel

  Fattitude: Documentary promotes body acceptance...

Lindsey Averill spent most of her life thinking things would be better if she could just get skinnier....



 2014-07-30 04:00   

Sun Sentinel

  Trader Joe's to open Oct. 10 in Pembroke Pines...

Trader Joe's will finally arrive in Broward County on Oct. 10....



 2014-07-30 03:52   

NY Daily News

  Mehta: Jets right to be loud and proud...

Rex Ryan, Geno Smith, Dee Milliner, Calvin Pace and anyone else wearing green and white should give a collective middle finger to those lampooning their self-confidence. Heres a mile-high salute, compliments of the Jets....



 2014-07-30 03:52   

Hollywood Reporter

  EXCLUSIVE: Jeff Berg's Resolution Loses Music Agent Terry Rhodes...

Veteran music agent Terry Rhodes is leaving Jeff Berg's Resolution, according to sources.Rhodes, whose clients have included Bryan Adams and the Beac......



 2014-07-30 03:51   

NY Daily News

  NY Jets are following lead of revved-up Rex Ryan...

As it turns out, the Jets are who we thought they were and Rex Ryan loves it.Following a rather silent 2013 season, the Jets are running their mouths again, and their boisterous coach, who also went into a shell a year ago, wouldnt want it any other way....



 2014-07-30 03:36   

CBS News

  Calif. water main break floods area near UCLA...

The wealthy neighborhood surrounding UCLA is being flooded due to an unexplained breach of the city water system...



 2014-07-30 03:35   

AP

[ Business ]

  Twitter 2Q results soar, stock flies high...

NEW YORK AP -- The little blue bird is flying high. Stronger-than-expected financial results pushed Twitter's stock sharply higher on Tuesday after the short messaging service said its revenue more than doubled in the second quarter.....



 2014-07-30 03:32   

Bloomberg

[ Markets ]

  Russia ETF Drops Amid Tougher International Sanctions...

Russian stocks fell in New York after the U.S. and the European Union announced tougher sanctions to penalize President Vladimir Putin over his backing of rebels in Ukraine....



 2014-07-30 03:31   

Bloomberg

[ Markets ]

  Mississippi's Lone Abortion Clinic Survives Court Appeal...

Mississippi's lone abortion clinic will remain open for now, after an appeals court criticized as probably illegal a state law that requires doctors who perform the procedure obtain hospital admitting privileges....



 2014-07-30 03:30   

Crooks and Liars

  Open Thread - World Record Reject?...

And why can't they just leave Trev out of it? Via Daily Junkie. Open thread below... googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1386288741770-3'); });...



 2014-07-30 03:29   

U-T San Diego

  Del Mar takes steps for safer racing | UTSanDiego.com...

In the wake of nine horses dying for various reasons, including five from racing -- four on the turf course -- Del Mar has taken steps to make for safer racing the last five weeks of the meeting. The turf course was aerified and watered to make it softer,...



 2014-07-30 03:28   

Reuters

[ US ]

  Tobacco tax law cost U.S. billions in revenue: report...

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A 2009 law that raised federal taxes to discourage smoking cost the U.S. government billions of dollars in lost revenue as manufacturers relabeled products and consumers shifted...



 2014-07-30 03:27   

AP

[ Big Story ]

  Vin Scully to return for 66th season in LA in 2015...

LOS ANGELES (AP) Vin Scully is staying in the booth for the Los Angeles Dodgers.The 86-year-old Hall of Fame announcer will return for his record 66th season with the team in 2015. The announcement was made by in Korean, Spanish and English by players Hy...



 2014-07-30 03:27   

AP

[ US News ]

  Broken water main floods UCLA; people rescued...

LOS ANGELES AP -- A broken water main near the UCLA campus Tuesday sent a geyser of water some 30 feet into the air, forced the rescue of people trapped in underground parking garages and covered some of the best-known parts of campus in water, including ...



 2014-07-30 03:26   

NY Times

[ World News ]

  Honoring a Filmmaker in the Shadow of Apartheid...

Although he did not oppose apartheid, Tonie van der Merwe created movies exclusively for blacks, launching the careers of many actors and technicians in the 70s and 80s....



 2014-07-30 03:26   

Newsday.com

  Phony repairman distracts Valley Stream couple so partner can steal cash, cops say - Newsday...

An elderly Valley Stream couple was burglarized Monday evening when someone posing as a utilities ...



 2014-07-30 03:25   

American Live Wire

  A High Tech Way Of Keeping Cool Using Magnets...

A High Tech Way Of Keeping Cool Using Magnets...



 2014-07-30 03:24   

NY Times

[ National News ]

  North Carolina Budget Deal Includes a Raise for Teachers...

Legislators have announced a tentative budget agreement that includes a pay raise for public schoolteachers, but analysts expect that the proposed changes will mean more cuts elsewhere....



 2014-07-30 03:23   

Reuters

[ World ]

  Bombs in Syria's Aleppo kill 13 pro-Assad fighters: monitor...

BEIRUT (Reuters) - Opposition forces in Syria exploded bombs in tunnels under Aleppo late on Tuesday and killed at least 13 fighters loyal to President Bashar al-Assad in the northern city, a group tracking...



 2014-07-30 03:22   

Reuters

[ World ]

  Massive water main break floods UCLA campus...

A major water main break floods the University of California, Los Angeles campus and strands motorists. Vanessa Johnston reports....



 2014-07-30 03:22   

Politico

  USIS under fire...

The company that conducted background checks on both NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden and Navy Yard gunman Aaron Alexis is under fire over a new administrative support contract with the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services awarded earlier this month ...



 2014-07-30 03:21   

NewsBusters

  Only CBS Evening News Covers Senate Confirming New V.A. Chief...

Fill-in host James Brown introduced the report on the V.A. by explaining how "the first job for the former CEO of Procter & Gamble will be cleaning up the scandal at the V.A. A new internal audit obtained by CBS News shows it was even bigger than we knew....



 2014-07-30 03:20   

NBC News

  Whale Watching Boat Gets Stranded at Sea...

A group of whale watchers were forced to spend the night at sea because their boat became entangled in an huge underwater net 15 miles off the Massachusetts ......



 2014-07-30 03:20   

NY Post

  Martha Stewart Living comes alive with profits...

Looks like those traumatic pre-Christmas firings at Martha Stewart’s struggling media company are finally paying off for the 72-year-old Domestic Diva. Shares of Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia inched up 2.3......



 2014-07-30 03:20   

Washington Post

  VA Lottery...

These Virginia lotteries were drawn Tuesday:...



 2014-07-30 03:19   

NY1

  Site of Sean Bell Shooting Transformed into Church...

It was a case that divided the city-the shooting of an unarmed man by police on his wedding day. The site of the Sean Bell shooting has now been transformed into what many are calling a blessing....



 2014-07-30 03:19   

NY Daily News

  Tom Coughlin, ailing Giants rookie Odell Beckham Jr. meet to mend injured relationship...
 2014-07-30 03:18   

NY Daily News

  Vacchiano: Michael Strahan and Tom Coughlin had Hall of a trip...

There is an enormous sense of just incredible pride that Tom Coughlin feels these days when he thinks about Michael Strahan. Its a feeling hell surely sense again on Saturday night when his former star is inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame....



 2014-07-30 03:17   

NewsBusters

  Limbaugh Asks How Sandra Fluke Can Donate $100K-Plus to Her Campaign Yet Can't Afford the Pill...

Two years after he was widely vilified for suggesting that Sandra Fluke was a "slut" and "prostitute" for insisting that other people -- taxpayers or insurance companies, she wasn't picky -- pay for her birth control, Rush Limbaugh asked a question about ...



 2014-07-30 03:17   

NY Daily News

  Yankee Stadium to host Liverpool FC, Manchester City...

Fifty years ago, four lads from Liverpool boarded a plane bound for John F. Kennedy Airport unsure of how theyd be received by the American people. Little did the Beatles know they were blazing a trail for the British Invasion....



 2014-07-30 03:16   

CNN Money

  McDonald's may be liable for worker lawsuits ...

McDonald's may be liable for worker lawsuits, not just franchisees, in a government ruling that could change the fast-food business....



 2014-07-30 03:16   

NewsBusters

  Unreal: Language in Offensive AP Tweet on Israel-Gaza-Congress Led Its Actual Story Early Tuesday...

, I gave the Associated Press an unwarranted benefit of the doubt. I figured that there was no way the language contained in an offensive AP tweet on the Israel-Gaza situation would appear in an actual story by an alleged professional journalist. Boy, was...



 2014-07-30 03:16   

NY Times

[ National News ]

  Ex-First Couple's Defense in Virginia: State of Union...

Lawyers for Former Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen, made clear in opening arguments for the couple's corruption trial that they planned to rely on the sordid details of their unhappy union as the basis of their legal defense....



 2014-07-30 03:15   

ABC News (US)

[ International ]

  Toyota Remains at Top in Sales After First Half...

Toyota remains No. 1 in global vehicles sales after the first six months of this year, followed by Volkswagen which bumped General Motors out of second place as the U.S. automaker grapples with a recall scandal. Japan's Toyota Motor Corp. announced We...



 2014-07-30 03:15   

Reuters

[ World ]

  Shelling hits two residential buildings in Donetsk...

Shelling in the eastern city of Donetsk strikes multi-storey residential buildings, sending locals rushing out onto the street and many preparing to flee their homes. Vanessa Johnston reports....



 2014-07-30 03:14   

NY Times

[ World News ]

  As Sanctions Pile Up, Russians' Alarm Grows Over Putin Tactics...

Fears are that the festering turmoil in Ukraine and the new round of sanctions announced Tuesday will damage the economy to the extent that ordinary Russians feel it....



 2014-07-30 03:12   

ABC News (US)

[ International ]

  Khmer Rouge Tribunal Readies Way for Genocide Case...

A U.N.-backed tribunal on Wednesday began a hearing to prepare for the genocide trial of the two senior surviving leaders of Cambodia's Khmer Rouge, under whose rule an estimated 1.7 million people died in the late 1970s from starvation, exhaustion, d...



 2014-07-30 03:12   

AP

[ Big Story ]

  Khmer Rouge tribunal readies way for genocide case...

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) A U.N.-backed tribunal on Wednesday began a hearing to prepare for the genocide trial of the two senior surviving leaders of Cambodia's Khmer Rouge, under whose rule an estimated 1.7 million people died in the late 1970s fro...



 2014-07-30 03:12   

CNN

  Bergdahl could be questioned next week...

Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl could meet next week with the U.S. Army General looking into how the now-freed prisoner of war was captured by the Taliban in 2009, his attorney said. ...



 2014-07-30 03:12   

Reuters

[ World ]

  At least 24 dead in Guinea beach concert stampede...

CONAKRY (Reuters) - At least 24 people were killed in a stampede at a beachside concert in Guinea's capital Conakry, news agency AFP said, with Guinea's Presidency declaring a week of mourning after...



 2014-07-30 03:10   

Al Jazeera America

  Former First Nations chief on hunger strike over mercury contamination...

'I'm dying anyway, one piece at a time' said Steve Fobister, who suffers from disabilities caused by mercury poisoning...



 2014-07-30 03:09   

AllAccess.com

  Vin Scully Plans Return To Call More Dodger Baseball In 2015...

Baseball Hall of Fame broadcaster VIN SCULLY plans to return to call LOS ANGELES DODGERS home games in 2015, his 66th season at the mic for the club, the DODGERS announced at TUESDAY … ...



 2014-07-30 03:03   

NewsBusters

  Daily Kos: Conservatives Fighting Obamacare Are Like Psychopathic Action-Movie Villains...

According to Daily Kos writer Dante Atkins, the D.C. Circuit's decision resembled a plot twist in a movie in which "evil" conservatives know they've lost the Obamacare battle but "refuse to go quietly and seek to cause as much destruction as they can on t...



 2014-07-30 02:59   

Chicago Sun-Times

  Sneed: Proposal to rename Water Tower plaza for Jane Byrne advances...

Pending formal approval Wednesday by the City Council, Chicago will finally honor the legacy of its only female mayor: Jane Byrne, who served from 1979 to 1983. The City Council Finance Committee on Tuesday unanimously approved a recommendation to rename ...



 2014-07-30 02:59   

The Daily Caller

  This Is Why Ex-NSA Chief Keith Alexander Can Charge $1 Million A Month For Cyber-Security...

Former spy chief plans to revolutionize cyber-security...



 2014-07-30 02:59   

Fox 5 NY

  How much are you willing to spend on your pets?...

If you have one you already know how much a household pet can feel like a member of the family. New York City is filled with pet owners. Despite of high rents and tight square footage, the American Veterinarian Association estimates New Yorkers own more t...



 2014-07-30 02:59   

Chicago Sun-Times

  Fire may look at Jeff Larentowicz at center back...

Lost in the fleeting excitement of Brad Friedel possibly appearing in his North American finale against them, the Fire might have made some moves Saturday night that actually have an impact on their season. Normally a midfielder, captain Jeff Larentowicz ...



 2014-07-30 02:59   

Chicago Sun-Times

  Fire may look at Jeff Larentowicz at center back...

Lost in the fleeting excitement of Brad Friedel possibly appearing in his North American finale against them, the Fire might have made some moves Saturday night that actually have an impact on their season. Normally a midfielder, captain Jeff Larentowicz ...



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