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  • Expect a record-shattering snow fall this winter, says satire website

    Washington Post
    Updated: Wed, Sep 10, 2014

    The same satire Web site that announced Betty White dyed (her hair) last week, now proclaims  epic snows will bury the U.S. this winter, according to a Washington Post article. “Pretty much everyone will see snow like they never have in their lives,”...

  • Boos, booty dominate Fashion Rocks concert

    Updated: Wed, Sep 10, 2014

    NEW YORK (AP) — The 2014 Fashion Rocks was all about booing and booty. Justin Bieber was heavily booed by the audience at the Barclays Center on Tuesday night in Brooklyn, New York. He entered the stage to introduce singer Rita Ora, and once the crowd booed loudly, he stripped down to...

  • World Trade Center complex on way to completion

    Updated: Tue, Sep 9, 2014

    NEW YORK (AP) — Thirteen years after 9/11 forever changed the New York skyline, officials say most work at the World Trade Center complex is on track and on budget. The complex sits on the site of the 2001 terrorist attacks and plans include four buildings, the 9/11 memorial and...

  • Study: More pilots testing positive for drugs

    Updated: Tue, Sep 9, 2014

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Tests of pilots killed in plane crashes over more than two decades show an increasing use of both legal and illegal drugs, including some that could impair flying, according to a study released Tuesday by the National Transportation Safety Board. The study examined...

  • Apple unveils smartwatch, bets on wearable devices

    Updated: Tue, Sep 9, 2014

    CUPERTINO, Calif. (AP) — Apple unveiled its long-anticipated smartwatch Tuesday, introducing a device that transplants the features of an iPhone onto a smaller screen that's never more than an arm's length away. Dubbed the Apple Watch, the gadget marks the technology trend-setter's...

  • Southwest mops up after heavy rains force rescues

    Updated: Tue, Sep 9, 2014

    MOAPA, Nev. (AP) — The Southwest was mopping up Tuesday after pouring rains and flash flooding washed out part of a major rail line between Las Vegas and Salt Lake City; swelled a river so high that a Utah national park downstream was briefly shuttered; and closed a 50-mile stretch of...

  • Hawks discipline GM Ferry for racist comments

    Updated: Tue, Sep 9, 2014

    ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Hawks are sticking with general manager Danny Ferry even though the team's new majority owner wants him fired for racially charged comments about Luol Deng. CEO Steve Koonin on Tuesday told the Hawks' flagship radio station that he made the decision to...

  • Canada finds 1 of 2 explorer ships lost in Arctic

    Updated: Tue, Sep 9, 2014

    TORONTO (AP) — One of two British explorer ships that vanished in the Arctic nearly 170 years ago during a search for the fabled Northwest Passage has been found, Canada's prime minister announced Tuesday in a discovery that could unlock one of history's biggest mysteries and swell...

  • Honda introduces self-driving car

    Updated: Tue, Sep 9, 2014

    DETROIT (AP) — Honda shared its vision of the hands-free highway commute Tuesday, a car that can safely drive itself on the freeway while the driver's hands are off the wheel. While the car is just a prototype, Honda says the technology could start appearing on Honda cars in 2020 and...

  • Utah's Zion National Park reopens after flooding

    Updated: Tue, Sep 9, 2014

    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Zion National Park has reopened after closing for several hours when heavy rain and a surging river made park routes impassable. Spokeswoman Aly Baltrus said Zion reopened park gates and roads late Tuesday afternoon. The park closed at midday after runoff from...

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