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  • Gunman on loose after killing 3 in Maryland, shooting in Delaware

    HARFORD COUNTY, Maryland — A multistate hunt is underway for a man accused in shootings in Maryland and neighboring Delaware on Wednesday morning — including killing three people and injuring two others at his Maryland workplace, authorities say. Radee Labeeb Prince, 37, is accused of shooting five people, killing three, at the Advanced Granite Solutions home remodeling business where he worked in Edgewood, Maryland, roughly 30 miles northeast of Baltimore, around 9 a.m., Harford County Sheriff Jeffrey Gahler said. Prince, […]

  • Ford is recalling 1.3 million F-150 pickup trucks due to issue with door latches

    DETROIT — Ford is recalling 1.3 million F-series pickup trucks, the best selling vehicle in America, for a door latch problem that could allow the door to open while the truck is moving. The affected models include some of the model year 2015 F-150’s, as well as some 2017 Super Duty pickups. In addition to the problem with the door opening unexpectedly, the latch can also prevent the driver from opening the door when they need to. Ford estimates it […]

  • Google drones will soon deliver burritos to customers in Australia

    Now here’s a good use for technology. Drones bearing piping hot burritos are about to start swooping down on the Australian countryside. At least, that’s the plan for Google affiliate Project Wing, which on Tuesday announced new tests of its drone delivery service with two Australian businesses, a Mexican taqueria chain and a drugstore company. It’s not the first time the Project Wing team has used drones to send people burritos. It did that last year with Chipotle at Virginia Tech University, but […]

  • More than 10,000 Packers fans sign petition asking team to sign Colin Kaepernick

    GREEN BAY, Wisc. — The Green Bay Packers are in a funk. The Super Bowl hopes and dreams of pretty much the entire state of Wisconsin crashed into the turf along with Aaron Rodgers’ shoulder after the star Packers QB was hurt in Sunday’s game. He has a broken collarbone and may miss the rest of this season. But Packers fan have the perfect replacement in mind — Colin Kaepernick. Tracey Corder, a Packers fan from California, started a change.org petition addressed to Green Bay, […]

  • 2 US sailors die of apparent drug overdoses in same week at Submarine Base Kings Bay

    Two US sailors based at Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay in Georgia have died of apparent drug overdoses in the last week, according to a US Navy public affairs officer. Petty Officer First Class Brian Jerrell, a sailor assigned to the Trident Training Facility, was found dead of an apparent drug overdose in his off base residence on October 12, Navy Cmdr. Sarah Self-Kyler said. Four days later, Jerrell’s roommate, Petty Officer Second Class Ty Bell, a sailor assigned to […]

  • Former University of Maryland student indicted on hate crime charge in stabbing death

    A grand jury on Tuesday indicted a white former University of Maryland college student on a hate crime charge in the stabbing death of a black US Army lieutenant, authorities said. Sean Christopher Urbanski is accused of killing Richard Collins III in the predawn hours of May 20 at a campus bus stop. Collins attended nearby Bowie State University. Urbanski was a member of a Facebook group called “Alt-Reich,” which spews hatred toward minorities and “especially African-Americans,” police said at the […]

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    Bipartisan senators reach health care deal on CSR payments

    Sens. Lamar Alexander and Patty Murray have reached a deal “in principle” to restore Affordable Care Act cost-sharing reduction payments for two years in exchange for more state flexibility in Obamacare. One Senate aide said the plan would also restore just over $100 million in funding for Obamacare outreach, which is particularly critical since the Trump administration has slashed support for 2018 open enrollment, which begins on November 1. An Alexander aide told CNN that Republicans would get a provision […]

  • Amazon Studios head Roy Price resigns amid harassment allegations, company says

    Amazon Studios chief Roy Price has resigned, five days after he was suspended by the company after a producer accused him of sexual harassment, an Amazon spokesperson told CNN. Price was suspended following The Hollywood Reporter’s publication of an article detailing harassment allegations against him, made by Isa Hackett, a producer of the Amazon series “The Man in the High Castle.” Albert Cheng, who took charge last week when Price was placed on a leave of absence, will continue as the interim […]

  • Hawaii judge blocks Trump’s latest travel ban

    A federal judge in Hawaii has blocked President Donald Trump’s revised travel ban one day before it was set to take effect. Judge Derrick Watson said the travel ban — Trump’s third version of the policy — “plainly discriminates based on nationality.” The President’s executive order “suffers from precisely the same maladies as its predecessor: it lacks sufficient findings that the entry of more than 150 million nationals from six specified countries would be ‘detrimental to the interests of the United States,'” Watson wrote. […]