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 2020-01-17 16:01 

Stamford Advocate

Meryl Streep to lend her voice to Apple animated short film...

NEW YORK (AP) - Meryl Streep is getting animated: The Oscar-winner will lend her voice to a short illustrated film celebrating the Earth. Apple TV Plus said Friday Streep will join Chris O'Dowd, Jacob Tremblay and Ruth Negga to give life to Oliver Jef...

 2020-01-17 16:01 

Stamford Advocate

Actors die in fall during rehearsal for Mexican TV show...

MEXICO CITY (AP) - Two actors fell from a bridge and died while rehearsing a scene on location for the Mexican TV series...

 2020-01-17 15:59 

NY Post

CC Sabathia keeps getting angrier over Astros cheating: 'Don't give a fk'...

The more details emerge from the Astros' sign-stealing scandal, the angrier CC Sabathia gets. The retired southpaw let loose in a recent podcast, spewing a series of curses. The cheating saga from the 2017 postseason, when the Astros beat the Yankees ...

 2020-01-17 15:58 

Stamford Advocate

For major shippers, 2019 ended on a sour note...

For major shipping companies dealing with trade wars and slowing global growth, conditions appear to have deteriorated as 2019 came to a close. Global shipping and logistics provider Expeditors International said Friday that it expects fourth quarter oper...

 2020-01-17 15:57 

NY Daily News

'You are my star' — Barack Obama shares adorable birthday message to Michelle...
 2020-01-17 15:56 

Stamford Advocate

High number of flu cases closes entire Ohio school district...

WASHINGTON COURT HOUSE, Ohio (AP) - An Ohio school system on Friday canceled all classes because of a high number of flu cases. Miami Local Trace schools in Fayette County in southwestern Ohio said without specific figures that the number of influenza B c...

 2020-01-17 15:56 

NY Post

Feds investigating possible safety problem in 500K Teslas...

The National Highway Transportation Safety Administration is reviewing a petition calling for a formal investigation of the "sudden unintended acceleration" issue....

 2020-01-17 15:55 

Stamford Advocate

Panel proposes ways to improve Oregon's outdoor recreation...

SALEM, Ore. (AP) - A panel commissioned by Gov. Kate Brown aiming to improve recreation in Oregon's outdoors suggests creating an Oregon Outdoors Pass and getting more diversity in wild spaces. The 33-person Governor's Task Force on the Outdoors r...

 2020-01-17 15:54 

Stamford Advocate

Coche bomba mata a tres soldados turcos en Siria...

ANKARA, Turqua (AP) - Un coche bomba mat a tres soldados turcos en una zona controlada por Turqua en el norte de Siria, inform el gobierno en Ankara. El Ministerio de Defensa turco precis que el ataque ocurri la noche del jueves, cuando los soldados reali...

 2020-01-17 15:54 

NY Daily News

Alan Dershowitz, Ken Starr join Trump's impeachment trial legal team...
 2020-01-17 15:51 

Stamford Advocate

Florida man accused of attacking police woman after crash...

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - A man attacked a police woman who was trying to arrest him after a car crash in South Florida, officials said. WSVN-TV reports Marcelas Jones, 29, has been arrested on charges of aggravated battery of a law enforcement officer...

 2020-01-17 15:51 

Stamford Advocate

Grain handling company fined $292K after 2 employees die...

MAUMEE, Ohio (AP) - A federal agency fined an Ohio-based grain handling company over alleged safety violations that led to the deaths of two employees last year. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration fined The Andersons Inc. nearly $292,000 fo...

 2020-01-17 15:50 

Stamford Advocate

Grains mostly higher, livestock mixed....

\CHICAGO (AP) - Grain futures were mostly higher Friday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade. Wheat for Mar. delivery gained 5.20 cents at $5.6740 a bushel; Mar. corn was up 2 cents at $3.8020 a bushel; Mar. oats rose 4 cents at $3.09 a bushel; ...

 2020-01-17 15:49 

WCBS Newsradio 880

Bitter Cold Grips NYC Ahead Of Saturday Snow...

Bitter cold grips the Tri-State area Friday ahead of a Saturday snowstorm....

 2020-01-17 15:47 

Stamford Advocate

Wall Street con alzas que se suman a fuerte comienzo de ao...

NUEVA YORK (AP) - Los principales indicadores burstiles en Wall Street ganaban terreno en las primeras operaciones del viernes, sumndose a las grandes ganancias del da anterior, que los enviaron a nuevos mximos histricos. Las compaas tecnolgicas y los ban...

 2020-01-17 15:47 

1010 WINS

Report: De Blasio pushing wife Chirlane as next Brooklyn Borough President...

NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Mayor Bill de Blasio is reportedly floating the idea of his wife running as the next borough president of Brooklyn -- with a possible Quid pro quo of de Blasio backing current Borough President Eric Adams if Adams runs for mayor ne...

 2020-01-17 15:45 

Stamford Advocate

Student shot during attack on school officer to face trial...

OSHKOSH, Wis. (AP) - A Wisconsin teenager shot and wounded during an attack on a school resource officer has been ordered to stand trial. Grant Fuhrman, 17, is charged as an adult with attempted first-degree intentional homicide in the Dec. 3 attack at Os...

 2020-01-17 15:44 

NY Post

Gwyneth Paltrow makes everyone cry in Netflix's 'The Goop Lab'...

The patron saint of rich lady things is at it again....

 2020-01-17 15:44 

NY Post

Having less sex could trigger early menopause, study finds...

Women who have an active sex life are less likely to enter early menopause, according to a new study....

 2020-01-17 15:43 

Stamford Advocate

Idaho school board unknowingly violated open meetings law...

ARIMO, Idaho (AP) - A school district board has unknowingly violated the Idaho open meetings law for years after conducting its entire annual superintendent evaluation behind closed doors, a board chairman said. Marsh Valley School District 21 Board Chair...

 2020-01-17 15:43 

Stamford Advocate

Open...

CHICAGO (AP) - Early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade Fri.: . ... . . . . ... . . . Open High Low Last Chg. WHEAT 5,000 bu minimum; cents per bushel Mar 565 570 564 565 + May 566 571 565 567 + Jul 567 571 566 567 + Sep 572 576 571 573 +1 Dec 581 585 ...

 2020-01-17 15:43 

WABC-TV NY

Rise of the Resistance opens at Disneyland: Here's what you need to know...

The new...

 2020-01-17 15:43 

NY Post

Driver does nothing as 5-year-old is viciously attacked on school bus...

Audrey Billings of Dallas, Texas, was outraged when she learned of her 5-year-old daughter, Alexis, being violently bullied on her school bus. After paying $600 to the district to obtain the security footage, Billings was horrified to watch her young chil...

 2020-01-17 15:42 

NY Post

Cops charge 19-year-old with murder for fatal Bronx stabbing...

The victim, Giovanny Pimentel, was found with multiple stab wounds in front of Bronx Community College around 1:30 a.m. on Dec. 21, police said....

 2020-01-17 15:42 

Stamford Advocate

Portugal prepares trial for alleged Football Leaks hacker...

LISBON, Portugal (AP) - An alleged hacker charged with publishing internal documents that embarrassed soccer clubs and officials in the Football Leaks case is going on trial. A Portuguese judge ruled Friday that prosecutors have enough evidence incriminat...

 2020-01-17 15:42 

NY Daily News

Cops arrest New Jersey teen in fatal Bronx stabbing...
 2020-01-17 15:41 

NY Daily News

Owner of hen fatally mauled by dog deserves higher payout due to pet's acting training and gigs, German court says...
 2020-01-17 15:40 

Stamford Advocate

Police: Note alerted teacher to gun in student's backpack...

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) - South Carolina's Department of Juvenile Justice took a 13-year-old boy into custody after another student handed a teacher a note saying the teen claimed he was going to shoot people, and police found a handgun in his backpack....

 2020-01-17 15:40 

NY Post

Groom Matthew Aimers gets probation for allegedly sexually assaulting waitress at wedding reception...

A New Jersey groom accused of sexually assaulting a teen waitress in a bathroom at his wedding reception copped a wrist-slap plea deal over the incident that spares him prison time. Prosecutors agreed to drop charges of indecent assault, imprisonment of a...

 2020-01-17 15:40 

Stamford Advocate

Mexico's president hopes to raffle off presidential jet...

MEXICO CITY (AP) - Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador announced the latest in a series of desperate ideas Friday to sell off his predecessor's official jet, which he says is too luxurious for a country where half the people live in poverty....

 2020-01-17 15:39 

Stamford Advocate

EEUU investiga aceleracin involuntaria de autos Tesla...

DETROIT (AP) - El regulador automotriz estadounidense est investigando denuncias de que los vehculos elctricos Tesla suelen acelerar bruscamente por su cuenta. Una persona no identificada pidi a la Administracin Nacional de Seguridad del Trfico en las Car...

 2020-01-17 15:38 

Stamford Advocate

New Hampshire to inaugurate second "Kid Governor"...

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - A fifth grader from Concord is taking office as New Hampshire's next...

 2020-01-17 15:38 

Stamford Advocate

Ernst: Report that Trump administration broke law is 'moot'...

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Sen. Joni Ernst of Iowa is dismissing as moot a report from the U.S. Government Accountability Office that President Donald Trump's administration violated federal law by withholding aid to Ukraine last year. In a call Thursday...

 2020-01-17 15:36 

WABC-TV NY

Blake Shelton joins Carrie Underwood at Wildwood country music festival...

You can rock out with Blake Shelton this summer at the first Barefoot Country Music Fest in Wildwood!...

 2020-01-17 15:34 

NJ.com

NFL rumors: FOX's Colin Cowherd incredulous ex-Cowboys coach Jason Garrett interviewed with Giants | 'What are you doing, Jason?'...

Colin Cowherd was incredulous at the fact former Dallas Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett interviewed for the New York Giants offensive coordinator position....

 2020-01-17 15:33 

NJ.com

NFL Playoffs 2020 TV Schedule: What time, channel are Sunday's games? (1/19/20) Titans vs. Chiefs, Packers vs. 49ers | AFC, NFC Championship Live stream...

The Tennessee Titans, led by running back Derrick Henry, meet the Kansas City Chiefs, led by quarterback Patrick Mahomes, in the AFC Championship Game at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri, on Sunday, January 19, 2020 (1/19/20). Later, the Green B...

 2020-01-17 15:30 

Stamford Advocate

Debate in Malmo rages over battered Ibrahimovic statue...

MALMO, Sweden (AP) - Two bronze feet protrude from a block of stone, a large and dusty black cloth draped down one of its sides. That's all that's left of a once-proud, 500-kilogram statue of Zlatan Ibrahimovic that was unveiled to much fanfare in...

 2020-01-17 15:30 

NY Post

Gap ditches plan to spin off Old Navy...

The Gap apparel conglomerate has ditched plans to spin off Old Navy into a separate company following the surprise departure of its CEO. Gap's board determined splitting off the budget brand would be too costly and complex to make sense, particularly ...

 2020-01-17 15:30 

NJ.com

10 prohibition era cocktails, and where to drink them in New Jersey...

Friday marks the 100th anniversary of the start of prohibition. Thankfully it's over and we can celebrate with a legal drink. Here's where to toast with era-appropriate cocktails....

 2020-01-17 15:30 

Newsday.com

A short-sighted view of immigration...

Those who oppose immigration to the United States should look at " 'Really grateful, very happy'," [News, Jan. 9], and see how immigrants and the children of immigrants (we are all immigrants or the d...

 2020-01-17 15:28 

Stamford Advocate

Man sentenced to 5 years for Missouri post office heist...

ST. LOUIS (AP) - A man has been sentenced to five years in prison for robbing a suburban St. Louis post office. Sixty-year-old Dywane Upchurch was sentenced Thursday for being a felon in possession of a firearm and assault while committing a robbery. He p...

 2020-01-17 15:27 

The Journal News

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You want ketchup with that? New York school districts to serve a locally-sourced, more nutritious French fry...

McCain Foods partners with New York state schools to produce a healthier French fry...

 2020-01-17 15:26 

WABC-TV NY

Man arrested for trashing Bloomingdale's cosmetics department in Connecticut...

Authorities say Justin Gilbertie caused more than $100,000 in damage at the Bloomingdale's department store in Norwalk, Connecticut....

 2020-01-17 15:25 

NY Post

Stray dog nicknamed 'Subway Sally' visits local Subway every night for food...

A video, which has gone viral, shows a Subway employee giving food to the dog, nicknamed "Subway Sally," who patiently waits by the entrance door....

 2020-01-17 15:25 

Stamford Advocate

NBA Calendar...

Feb. 6 - Trade deadline (3 p.m. EST) Feb. 14-16 - All-Star weekend, Chicago. April 15 - Regular season ends. April 18 - Playoffs begin. May 19 - Draft lottery, Chicago. May 21-24 - Draft combine, Chicago. June 4 - NBA Finals begin. June 25 - NBA draft. __...

 2020-01-17 15:25 

WCBS Newsradio 880

'King of Queens' and 'Modern Family' Actress Norma Michaels Dead at 95...

TV veteran Norma Michaels has died at the age of 95. Michaels passed away of natural causes in her Los Angeles home on Jan. 11, reports NY Post....

 2020-01-17 15:23 

NY Post

Eminem's Ariana Grande lyric about Manchester Arena bombing sparks fan fury...

No surprise here, people are offended by Eminem's surprise 2020 album, "Music to be Murdered By." But not the ones you'd expect. Ariana Grande's die hard fans are steaming mad over lyrics they say make light of the Manchester Arena bom...

 2020-01-17 15:21 

NY Post

Trump says Bloomberg skips debates because he is a 'terrible speaker'...

President Trump took a swipe at Mike Bloomberg on Friday for not taking part in televised Democratic debates because "he is a terrible speaker" — and slammed his ads as "purposely wrong." "Mini Mike Bloomberg doesn't get on t...

 2020-01-17 15:21 

NJ.com

As Newark rids city of lead pipes, suburbs are struggling to do the same...

Newark is aggressively working to replace the 18,000 lead pipes that threaten the city's water. Smaller towns have the same problem, but lack the resources to fix it....

 2020-01-17 15:21 

Stamford Advocate

Spain's Balearic Isles crack down on pub crawls, happy hours...

MADRID (AP) - Authorities in Spain's tourist-magnet Balearic Islands are clamping down on binge-drinking tourism in three hot spots, introducing what they claim is the first law of its kind in Europe. The islands' regional government based in Palm...

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