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 2020-09-24 14:38 

San Francisco Chronicle

Earthquake measuring 4.2 shakes Turkish megacity of Istanbul...

ISTANBUL (AP) - An earthquake measuring magnitude 4.2 hit near Istanbul on Thursday, a Turkish government agency reported. There was no immediate report of damage or casualties. The Disaster and Emergency Management Presidency said the quake was centered ...

 2020-09-24 14:38 

Variety

Global Bulletin: Oscar Nominee Sophie Okonedo Joins Sky's 'Britannia'...

Sophie Okonedo joins "Britannia"; Sony Pictures Classics takes "The Human Voice"; HBO Europe commissions two series; Viz Media takes Japanese animation; "Out of Love...

 2020-09-24 14:38 

Yahoo News

Trump pays respects to late Supreme Court Justice Ginsburg...
 2020-09-24 14:36 

Yahoo News

Creek Fire: 289,695 acres burned with 34% containment...

Firefighters will also be keeping a watchful eye for the potential of shifting wind on Saturday, as well as the potential for record-breaking heat on Sunday and Monday....

 2020-09-24 14:35 

Yahoo News

Coach will be among the missing when FSU plays No. 12 Miami...

Missing from this year's Florida State-Miami game will be a lot of fans and one head coach. The Hurricanes (2-0) are making their latest bid to regain some of the swagger that typified their glory years. A win last week at No. 18 Louisville vaulted th...

 2020-09-24 14:35 

San Francisco Chronicle

Most Vermont State Police troopers to get body cameras...

Most Vermont State Police troopers are going to be getting body cameras by the end of the year. Officials are still working on the details of the policy for the cameras, including the public's access to view police videos. Vermont State Police Capt. G...

 2020-09-24 14:35 

Yahoo News

After a quiet summer, Connecticut's COVID-19 numbers are climbing again. Here's why....

As Connecticut's COVID-19 metrics have moved in the wrong direction in recent weeks, state and local health officials, as well as medical experts, have struggled to pinpoint a single cause for the uptick. Does the trend owe to college kids are partyin...

 2020-09-24 14:34 

Yahoo News

YouTube is sharing more 'authoritative' election info with voters...

YouTube points users to 'authoritative' info to combat election misinformation....

 2020-09-24 14:34 

Yahoo News

UK seeks to seize $39 million from lawyer who helped corrupt Nigerian politician...

British prosecutors launched an attempt on Thursday to confiscate 30.8 million pounds ($39.3 million) from a London lawyer who assisted a Nigerian politician in looting and laundering funds from the oil state he governed. Bhadresh Gohil was convicted in 2...

 2020-09-24 14:34 

San Francisco Chronicle

Defunct spa unlikely to refund customers, despite order...

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) - The owners of a defunct Bismarck spa have been ordered to pay nearly $380,000 for selling gift cards even as they made plans to close the business in 2017. Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem filed a civil lawsuit against Jill Becker an...

 2020-09-24 14:34 

San Jose Mercury

Sunnyvale community briefs or the week of Sept. 25...

Virtual NAMIWalk Instead of walking a 5K together at Guadalupe Park, participants in Santa Clara County's fundraiser for the National Alliance on Mental Illness on Oct. 10 will choose an activity and join virtually with 33 other NAMIWalks across the c...

 2020-09-24 14:34 

Yahoo News

Rishi Sunak admits unemployment will rise despite 'radical' job support scheme...

Experts and firms warned it still costs struggling firms too much to keep on many staff, despite Sunak's 'winter economy plan' to safeguard jobs....

 2020-09-24 14:34 

San Francisco Chronicle

Chinese company says coronavirus vaccine ready by early 2021...

BEIJING (AP) - A Chinese pharmaceutical company said Thursday the coronavirus vaccine it is developing should be ready by early 2021 for distribution worldwide, including the United States. Yin Weidong, the CEO of SinoVac, vowed to apply to the U.S. Food ...

 2020-09-24 14:33 

Yahoo News

Chinese company says coronavirus vaccine ready by early 2021...

A Chinese pharmaceutical company said Thursday the coronavirus vaccine it is developing should be ready by early 2021 for distribution worldwide, including the United States. Yin Weidong, the CEO of SinoVac, vowed to apply to the U.S. Food and Drug Admini...

 2020-09-24 14:33 

Yahoo News

U.S. renews waiver for Iraq to import Iranian energy, for 60 days...

The United States has renewed a waiver for Iraq to import Iranian electricity imports, a State Department official said on Thursday, this time for 60 days, a period which he said is possible for Baghdad to take "meaningful actions" to reduce its e...

 2020-09-24 14:33 

Yahoo News

Halloween Comes Early as 'Michael Myers' Checks Out Storm Teddy in Nova Scotia...

Even Michael Myers needed his Tim Hortons coffee as Nova Scotia prepared for Storm Teddy to make landfall with strong winds and heavy rain on Wednesday, September 23....

 2020-09-24 14:32 

Yahoo News

Dick Durbin Says There's 'No Serious Conversation' Among Dems to Pack the Supreme Court...

Senate Democratic whip Dick Durbin (D., Ill.) on Wednesday denied reports that Democrats are considering adding more justices to the Supreme Court if they win the Senate and White House, saying there is no "serious conversation" being held on the ...

 2020-09-24 14:32 

Variety

Harold Evans Dead: Legendary Reporter and Editor Was 92...

Sir Harold Evans, a hard-charging British-American journalist and editor, died Wednesday at the age of 92. The cause was congestive heart failure. Evans and his wife, Vanity Fair and New Yorker edi......

 2020-09-24 14:32 

One America News Network

Poland should not phase out coal before 2060: unions...

WARSAW - Poland should not phase out coal before 2060, mining trade unions said on Thursday, as talks with the government continued on the restructuring of the industry, which generates most...

 2020-09-24 14:32 

One America News Network

Nasdaq rises on tech boost as economic recovery cools...

By Sagarika Jaisinghani and Devik Jain - The Nasdaq led gains on Wall Street on Thursday as investors returned to technology-related stocks, while a surprise rise in weekly jobless claims...

 2020-09-24 14:31 

Yahoo News

Bills host Rams in showdown of high-priced cornerbacks...
 2020-09-24 14:31 

One America News Network

McConnell, other Republicans split with Trump on peaceful transfer of power...

By Susan Heavey and Doina Chiacu WASHINGTON - Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell joined other Republican lawmakers in rallying to the defense of constitutional government on Thursday,...

 2020-09-24 14:31 

Yahoo News

Small businesses are 'suffering,' says former Trump adviser Gary Cohn...

"We're going to get a return on investment from the children of this country being educated, they're going to join the workforce and they're going to be productive."...

 2020-09-24 14:30 

San Jose Mercury

Theaters take different routes to viability as shutdown continues...

To open virtually or not at all? To livestream or to Zoom? South Bay theater companies are still weighing their options as the COVID-19 pandemic and lockdown continues, albeit with a bit more leniency than a few months ago. Most have decided to offer some...

 2020-09-24 14:30 

Los Angeles Times

How to travel safely to other states during COVID-19...

Most foreign travel is still off the table, but some states are easing restrictions on visitors from California....

 2020-09-24 14:30 

Yahoo News

Tonight's Dolphins-Jaguars NFL Network game also on local TV...

Worried that you won't see the Dolphins game tonight (8:20 p.m.) because you don't get the NFL Network? Well, don't worry. The Thursday Night Football broadcast of the Miami Dolphins-Jacksonville Jaguars game will be aired on Channel 10 (WPLG)...

 2020-09-24 14:30 

The Sacramento Bee

Jerick McKinnon ready for every-down role for the wounded 49ers...

The San Francisco 49ers believe running back Jerick McKinnon, who missed the last two seasons with knee injuries, is ready for an every-down role amid injuries to Raheem Mostert and Tevin Coleman....

 2020-09-24 14:28 

San Francisco Chronicle

Maine schools to get another $165M in coronavirus relief...

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - Maine school systems will receive another $164 million in federal coronavirus relief to help with health and safety protocols, the state's governor said. Gov. Janet Mills, a Democrat, said the money will be distributed to school...

 2020-09-24 14:28 

San Jose Mercury

San Jose AAUW provides gifts for at-risk South Bay teens...

While volunteering at Sacred Heart Community Services, Elaine Benoit observed that during the holiday season, there would be a multitude of gifts for children but barely anything for teenagers. Twenty-three years later, the nonprofit Gifts for Teens (GFT)...

 2020-09-24 14:28 

San Jose Mercury

Denver police detain man who drove car into protesters at Breonna Taylor rally and march...

A driver struck at least one person in a crowd of demonstrators in Denver on Wednesday night following a rally and march to protest the decision not to charge any officers with the killing of Breonna Taylor....

 2020-09-24 14:28 

San Francisco Chronicle

Denver police detain man who drove toward protesters...

DENVER (AP) - Denver police said a man was detained Wednesday night after driving his car through a group of people protesting a grand jury's decision not to indict officers in the fatal shooting of Breonna Taylor. Police said no injuries were reporte...

 2020-09-24 14:27 

San Francisco Chronicle

Sales of new homes surge 4.8% in August...

NEW YORK (AP) - The market for newly constructed homes in the U.S. continued its upward climb in August, despite the ongoing pandemic and lingering worries about the future of the U.S. economy. The Commerce Department said sales new homes rose by a very s...

 2020-09-24 14:27 

San Jose Mercury

Los Gatos High alum pick familiar Locale for food delivery business...

Classmates Chris Clark and Jonathan Friedland lobbed a watermelon off a cliff at Castle Rock State Park for a physics project during their junior year at Los Gatos High in 2014, but who knew they'd be reunited by fruit again someday? When the pandemic...

 2020-09-24 14:26 

KRON4

870,000 Americans filed new unemployment claims last week...

The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits was issued on Thursday....

 2020-09-24 14:26 

Variety

Bruce Springsteen Drops New Song, 'Ghosts'...

Bruce Springsteen has released "Ghosts" from his new album, "Letter to You," which is out October 23 on Columbia Records. The new song arrives with a video that includes clips of the E ......

 2020-09-24 14:26 

San Francisco Chronicle

Kenosha shooter's defense portrays him as 'American patriot'...

The way lawyers for Kyle Rittenhouse tell it, he wasn't just a scared teenager acting in self-defense when he shot to death two Kenosha, Wisconsin, protesters. He was a courageous defender of liberty, a patriot exercising his right to bear arms amid r...

 2020-09-24 14:25 

San Francisco Chronicle

The Latest: 'Bolder measures:' Africans seek help for virus...

UNITED NATIONS (AP) - The Latest from the U.N. General Assembly (all times EDT): 10 a.m. African nations have come out swinging on the third day of the United Nations annual gathering of world leaders, calling for dramatic fiscal measures to help the cont...

 2020-09-24 14:25 

AllAccess.com

Virtual Morning Show Boot Camp Returns For Second Day Of Sessions...

The virtual version of DON ANTHONY's MORNING SHOW BOOT CAMP 2020 returned for its second and final day THURSDAY (9/24) with panels and presentations covering topics from the ......

 2020-09-24 14:25 

San Francisco Chronicle

3 accused of creating 'man cave' under Grand Central station...

NEW YORK (AP) - Three railroad workers have been suspended for turning a storage room under New York's Grand Central Terminal into an unauthorized...

 2020-09-24 14:24 

San Francisco Chronicle

Mirrored depot will open Dutch museum's storage to public...

ROTTERDAM, Netherlands (AP) - All the paintings, sculptures and other works that grace museums and galleries around the world are the visible tip of a huge art iceberg. Most of the institutions only have space to exhibit a fraction of their collections, m...

 2020-09-24 14:23 

San Francisco Chronicle

Commission to nominate official to probe killings by police...

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - A Connecticut commission on Thursday is nominating the first inspector general to investigate police officers' use of deadly force, a position created in a new, wide-ranging police accountability law. The Criminal Justice Commis...

 2020-09-24 14:21 

KRON4

Child killed, 3 others injured in Oklahoma house explosion, officials say...

Officials say a child is dead and three other family members are injured after a house exploded in Oklahoma City....

 2020-09-24 14:21 

San Jose Mercury

Police arrest 87 suspects in growing California EDD fraud scandal...

Detectives said that they recovered 181 fraudulent EDD cards with a value of over $3.6 million. They also found another $466,000 in case and seven handguns....

 2020-09-24 14:20 

San Francisco Chronicle

Records: Mail delivery lags behind targets as election nears...

The slice of Michigan that covers Detroit, its suburbs and towns dependent on the auto industry is coveted political terrain in one of this year's most important presidential swing states. It also has another distinction as home to one of the worst-pe...

 2020-09-24 14:20 

San Francisco Chronicle

2 Republicans challenge Minnesota plan for late mail ballots...

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - A Republican state representative and a GOP activist are challenging an agreement to accept mail-in ballots in Minnesota that arrive up to a week after the November election, adding to the nationwide legal fight over voting rules be...

 2020-09-24 14:19 

San Francisco Chronicle

Trump pays respects to late Supreme Court Justice Ginsburg...

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump paid respects to late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Thursday morning, just two days before he announces his nominee to replace her on the high court. The president and first lady Melania Trump - both we...

 2020-09-24 14:19 

Yahoo News

Trump pays respects to late Supreme Court Justice Ginsburg...
 2020-09-24 14:18 

Yahoo News

If a metal album is released in a pandemic, does it make a sound? Deftones are about to find out...

Acclaimed California heavy band Deftones' new album, 'Ohms,' was recorded during the COVID-19 pandemic and will be released without a supporting tour....

 2020-09-24 14:18 

Los Angeles Times

How Deftones made the perfect COVID-19 album for metal fans...

Acclaimed California heavy band Deftones' new album, 'Ohms,' was recorded during the COVID-19 pandemic and will be released without a supporting tour....

 2020-09-24 14:18 

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Brown bear kills popular alpaca in Alaska Zoo break-in...

The 16-year-old alpaca named Caesar was reportedly a fan-favorite. Wildlife officials killed the bear when it tried to return to the zoo....

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