Wednesday, 16 April 2014

Holocaust survivor killed in collision with school bus

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Holocaust survivor killed in collision with school bus

Fourteen children were on the bus returning from a White House field trip.
http://us.top99news.com/2014/02/27/holocaust-survivor-killed-in-collision-with-school-bus/

From Mimi Faust to Montana Fishburne: Post ‘sex tape’ stardom is limited

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From Mimi Faust to Montana Fishburne: Post ‘sex tape’ stardom is limited

OPINION - The X-rated shower acrobatics of Love and Hip Hop Atlanta cast member Mimi Faust have many unfavorably comparing the small business owner’s career trajectory to Kim Kardashian...
http://us.top99news.com/2014/04/16/from-mimi-faust-to-montana-fishburne-post-sex-tape-stardom-is-limited/

Month-Long Team Prank Has Baseball Player Believing Their Pitcher Is Deaf

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Month-Long Team Prank Has Baseball Player Believing Their Pitcher Is Deaf

Jeff Francoeur even talked about difficulties teammate faced.
http://us.top99news.com/2014/04/14/month-long-team-prank-has-baseball-player-believing-their-pitcher-is-deaf/

Too many questions left as 'Chicagoland' winds down

http://www.chicagotribune.com/

Too many questions left as 'Chicagoland' winds down

CNN's "Chicagoland" has one more episode, but its focus on Mayor Rahm Emanuel and violence has blotted out the stories of interesting people doing interesting things.
http://us.top99news.com/2014/04/16/too-many-questions-left-as-chicagoland-winds-down-2/

Hannity vs. Dana: Dog showdown

http://us.top99news.com/2014/04/16/hannity-vs-dana-dog-showdown/

Rapper severs penis, jumps off building, but survives

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Rapper severs penis, jumps off building, but survives

Rapper Andre Johnson severed his penis and jumped from a Los Angeles apartment building early Wednesday, police said.
http://us.top99news.com/2014/04/16/rapper-severs-penis-jumps-off-building-but-survives/

Memorial set for Margaret Doggett Crow of real estate family

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Memorial set for Margaret Doggett Crow of real estate family

the service for the matriarch of the trammell crow family will be at 3 p.m. wednesday at highland park united methodist.
http://us.top99news.com/2014/04/15/memorial-set-for-margaret-doggett-crow-of-real-estate-family/

BAD HAIR DAY N. Koreans say UK salon ad mocks Kim coiffure

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BAD HAIR DAY N. Koreans say UK salon ad mocks Kim coiffure

Hundreds of foreigners race in Pyongyang marathonUN food agency inflated level of oversight to N. Korea-bound shipments
http://us.top99news.com/2014/04/16/bad-hair-day-n-koreans-say-uk-salon-ad-mocks-kim-coiffure/

93-year-old man dies in East Oakland house fire

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93-year-old man dies in East Oakland house fire

A 93-year-old man well known throughout his East Oakland neighborhood died in a fire at his home Tuesday morning, officials said.
http://us.top99news.com/2014/04/15/93-year-old-man-dies-in-east-oakland-house-fire/

Southland home prices surge but sales plummet

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Southland home prices surge but sales plummet

The median price reaches $400,000 in the Southland. But would-be buyers of low- and mid-priced properties are increasingly priced out amid tight lending standards and stagnant paychecks.Southern California home prices are surging as the spring buying season heats up, with the median price in March hitting $400,000 for the first time in six years.
http://us.top99news.com/2014/04/16/southland-home-prices-surge-but-sales-plummet/

Tuesday, 15 April 2014

10 delicious tax-day deals: $1 pizzas, cupcake discounts and more

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10 delicious tax-day deals: $1 pizzas, cupcake discounts and more

tax day is no fun. but getting a deal is! we've rounded up some delicious deals from local and national companies to help ease your pain on tax day.
http://us.top99news.com/2014/04/15/10-delicious-tax-day-deals-1-pizzas-cupcake-discounts-and-more/

Loan fund aim for city's small rental buildings

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Loan fund aim for city's small rental buildings

$26 million pool set up to help neighborhoods hit hard by foreclosuresNew $26 million program designed to help investors tackle vacant, abandoned two- and three-flats in neighborhoods hit hard by foreclosures.
http://us.top99news.com/2014/04/15/loan-fund-aim-for-citys-small-rental-buildings/

Day care's cost can exceed college tuition in some states

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Day care's cost can exceed college tuition in some states

College costs loom large in the parental mind. According to a 2013 report by Sallie Mae, half of parents are putting away money for their kids' education.
http://us.top99news.com/2014/04/13/day-cares-cost-can-exceed-college-tuition-in-some-states/

New CD reviews: SoMo, Carlene Carter, Luther Dickinson

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New CD reviews: SoMo, Carlene Carter, Luther Dickinson

r&bsomo, “somo” (republic) r&b stardom used to be so much simpler for guys
http://us.top99news.com/2014/04/15/new-cd-reviews-somo-carlene-carter-luther-dickinson/

US Airways apologizes for accidentally tweeting photo of nude woman with toy plane

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US Airways apologizes for accidentally tweeting photo of nude woman with toy plane

here's the explanation of what went wrong from parent american airlines group.
http://us.top99news.com/2014/04/15/us-airways-apologizes-for-accidentally-tweeting-photo-of-nude-woman-with-toy-plane/

Man who never served prison sentence on clerical error awaits fate

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Man who never served prison sentence on clerical error awaits fate

A Missouri man who avoided a 13-year jail sentence because of what state officials called a clerical error will learn Tuesday if he will have to keep fighting to avoid being incarcerated.
http://us.top99news.com/2014/04/15/man-who-never-served-prison-sentence-on-clerical-error-awaits-fate/

Flawlessly designed 'Alice in Wonderland' premieres at Eisemann Center

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Flawlessly designed 'Alice in Wonderland' premieres at Eisemann Center

avant chamber ballet artistic director katie puder makes perfect sense of lewis carroll's surreal story in richardson staging
http://us.top99news.com/2014/04/15/flawlessly-designed-alice-in-wonderland-premieres-at-eisemann-center/

Prostitutes get jail, not help, in sting

http://www.chicagotribune.com/

Prostitutes get jail, not help, in sting

Experts point to social services as way to aid women — and avoid arrests, fines that perpetuate cycleIt was a far-reaching operation, a wide net cast by federal and local law enforcement to find trafficked children across the country along with pimps who had forced them into the illicit sex trade.
http://us.top99news.com/2014/04/14/prostitutes-get-jail-not-help-in-sting/

Monday, 14 April 2014

5 cops caught in lies on witness stand, judge says

http://www.chicagotribune.com/

5 cops caught in lies on witness stand, judge says

In a 'Perry Mason' moment, a video played in court contradicts police officers who testified their drug arrest was properOne by one, five police officers took the witness stand at the Skokie courthouse late last month for what would typically be a routine hearing on whether evidence in a drug case was properly obtained.
http://us.top99news.com/2014/04/15/5-cops-caught-in-lies-on-witness-stand-judge-says/

Police find meth lab in southwest Minneapolis home

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Police find meth lab in southwest Minneapolis home

Fulton neighborhood residents had suspected illegal operation.
http://us.top99news.com/2014/04/15/police-find-meth-lab-in-southwest-minneapolis-home/

TxDOT, Municipal League strike deal to make state highways’ turnover to cities voluntary

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TxDOT, Municipal League strike deal to make state highways’ turnover to cities voluntary

officials in dallas and other cities had opposed a plan that originally required them to assume controls of some state highways within their boundaries.
http://us.top99news.com/2014/04/14/txdot-municipal-league-strike-deal-to-make-state-highways-turnover-to-cities-voluntary/

15 epic selfies that will get your heart racing

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15 epic selfies that will get your heart racing

Photographer Jun Ahn takes daring self-portraits, perched high above cities and cliff tops, to create images that show what it’s like to live on the edge.
http://us.top99news.com/2014/04/14/15-epic-selfies-that-will-get-your-heart-racing/

Minnesota's uninsured get public aid at historic levels

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Minnesota's uninsured get public aid at historic levels

99,000 sign up for subsidized public insurance after unprecedented push.
http://us.top99news.com/2014/04/14/minnesotas-uninsured-get-public-aid-at-historic-levels/

NSA Official Who Helped Jessica Lynch Accused of Killing Son

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NSA Official Who Helped Jessica Lynch Accused of Killing Son

Investigators say three-year-old boy suffered impact trauma on his body, as well as internal bleeding.
http://us.top99news.com/2014/02/19/nsa-official-who-helped-jessica-lynch-accused-of-killing-son/

Anti-Kremlin Protest Draws Thousands in Moscow

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Anti-Kremlin Protest Draws Thousands in Moscow

More than 10,000 protest in Moscow against Kremlin-controlled TV coverage of Ukraine crisis
http://us.top99news.com/2014/04/13/anti-kremlin-protest-draws-thousands-in-moscow/