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    Mom: 7-year-old raped with a hose was offered candy to stay silent - CNN 1 hour ago

        After raping the 7-year-old girl with a water hose in New Delhi, the attacker handed her 10 rupees and a piece of chocolate in exchange for her silence, according to her mother. He then left her -- a towel around her waist and bleeding -- near her home.

    California college moves 'Prospector Pete' statue from plaza - Fox News 1 hour ago

        California State University, Long Beach, will move its half-century-old "Prospector Pete" statue away from a prominent place on campus because of the impact the 1849 gold rush had on indigenous people.

    2 killed when small plane crashes near Missouri airport - WPSD NEW!

        A man and his adult son were killed when their small plane crashed near an unlit Missouri airport, even as the pilot's fiancee tried to guide in the plane with a flashlight.

    Slain Massachusetts cop's widow confronts husband's accused killer wit... - Fox News 1 hour ago

        The widow of slain Weymouth Police Officer Michael Chesna lashed out at Emanuel Lopes, the man accused of killing her husband, in an emotional and vulgar courtroom outburst on Thursday.

    Mormons to stay outdoors after split with Boy Scouts - Fox News 2 hours ago

        The Mormon church's new youth program, which will roll out in 2020 when it cuts all ties with Boy Scouts of America, will still include outdoor and adventure activities even as the initiative becomes more gospel-focused, the faith confirmed Friday.

    Entertainment News
    Rosie O'Donnell calls on senior GOP politicians to retire: 'We don't l... - Fox News 3 hours ago

        Rosie O’Donnell took to Twitter to mock the age of prominent Republicans, calling on Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley and Sen. Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, to retire – despite lefty leaders being the same age.

    Inside Princess Margaret's tragic marriage - Fox News 3 hours ago

        Princess Margaret’s 1960 nuptials to photographer Antony Armstrong-Jones was every bit the fairytale wedding.

    Hank Williams' guitarist Felton Pruett dead at 89 - Fox News 4 hours ago

        A musician who played steel guitar with country legend Hank Williams on the Louisiana Hayride radio show, and broke his nose wrestling with Williams, has died.

    Disney CEO Bob Iger says ESPN has become too political: 'The pendulum ... - Fox News 4 hours ago

        Disney CEO Bob Iger admitted that ESPN has become overly political.

    Kris Jenner reveals she delivered Kylie's baby Stormi, says she was a ... - Fox News 4 hours ago

        The Kardashian family has revealed who delivered Kylie Jenner's daughter, Stormi, when she was born and it wasn't the doctor.

    Financial News
    Blind Brexit? Businesses fear even more uncertainty - CNN Money 16 hours ago

        The United Kingdom could leave the European Union with very little idea of what its trading relationship will be at the end of a transition period in 2020. That's a new nightmare for business.

    Dow sets first record high since January - CNN Money 5 hours ago

        Read full story for latest details.

    China strikes back by going after America's energy companies - CNN Money 8 hours ago

        Liquified natural gas is a fast-growing industry, and China's retaliatory tariffs will hurt.

    Executives on the front line worry about where the trade war goes next... - CNN Money 10 hours ago

        Read full story for latest details.

    China says it will never use its currency as a weapon in the trade war... - CNN Money 18 hours ago

        Premier Li Keqiang said China "will never go down the path of stimulating exports by devaluing its currency."

    Health News
    Eight of 10 people with cancer risk genes don't know it - Eureka Alert 21 hours ago

        (Yale University) Genomic screening of more than 50,000 people shows that more than 80 percent of those who carry an identifiable genetic risk for breast, ovarian, prostate, and pancreatic cancer don't know it despite frequent interaction with the healthcare system.

    New nanotherapy offers hope in treating drug-resistant renal cell carc... - Eureka Alert 21 hours ago

        (Wayne State University - Office of the Vice President for Research) A research team led by Arun Iyer, Ph.D., assistant professor of pharmaceutical sciences in the Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences at Wayne State University, has developed a nanoplatform technology that works in combination with existing chemotherapeutic drugs that may reverse drug-resistance in renal cell carcinoma.

    Horwitz Prize awarded for work on hormones - Eureka Alert 21 hours ago

        (Columbia University Irving Medical Center) Columbia University awards the 2018 Louisa Gross Horwitz Prize to Pierre Chambon, Ronald M. Evans, and Bert W. O'Malley for their research--spanning over 50 years--decoding how steroid hormones and nuclear receptors regulate cell function. This work has transformed our understanding of human physiology and disease.

    DNA vaccine leads to immune responses in HPV-related head and neck can... - Eureka Alert 21 hours ago

        (University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine) A therapeutic vaccine can boost antibodies and T cells, helping them infiltrate tumors and fight off human papillomavirus (HPV)-related head and neck cancer. Researchers from the Abramson Cancer Center of the University of Pennsylvania tested the immunotherapy approach in two groups of patients with advanced head and neck squamous cell carcinoma (HNSCCa) and found 86 percent showed elevated T cell activity.

    Scientists have discovered how to predict life of implants without ani... - Eureka Alert 21 hours ago

        (National University of Science and Technology MISIS) An international team of researchers consisting of scientists from NUST MISIS and TU Dortmund University has developed a technology to study the behavior of orthopedic implants in laboratory conditions as close as possible to the human body. The technology is notable for its ethics: the research can be carried out in vitro -- that is, without involving lab animals. The research article has been published in the Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials.

    Regional News
    GOP, Kavanaugh accuser in standoff over her Senate testimony - WPSD 19 hours ago

        The Senate Judiciary Committee chairman on Friday rejected key concessions sought by Brett Kavanaugh's accuser if she is testify about her claim Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her when they were teenagers, and threatened a Monday vote by his panel on Kavanaugh's Supreme Court nomination without a quick agreement.

    Attorney: death at Murray State fraternity house could have been preve... - WPSD 20 hours ago

        An attorney representing the family of a young man who died at a fraternity house in April says he believes if members of Pi Kappa Alpha followed university policy, he might still be alive today.

    Telethon of Stars: Anthony Jeffrey - WPSD 21 hours ago

         Your support of the 62nd Lions Club WPSD Local 6 Telethon of Stars help improve lives. Money raised funds centers and programs in our region that assist people with special needs.  One of those centers is Easter Seals West Kentucky Adult Center, and one of those people is Anthony Jeffrey.

    As extension nears end, future of Cave-In-Rock ferry uncertain - WPSD NEW!

        The deadline for a three-month extension to keep the ferry operating is about to end, and there's uncertainty over whether it will remain in operation.

    Attorney: Former PVA plans to plead guilty to forgery charges - WPSD NEW!

        In one day, we learned former McCracken County Property Valuation Administrator Nancy Bock resigned, was indicted, and now plans to plead guilty to charges brought against her.

    Science News
    Three NASA Missions Return 1st-Light Data - NASA 6 hours ago

        Portal origin URL: Three NASA Missions Return 1st-Light DataPortal origin nid: 432843Published: Friday, September 21, 2018 - 11:43Featured (stick to top of list): noPortal text teaser: NASA’s continued quest to explore our solar system and beyond received a boost of new information this week with three key missions proving not only that they are up and running, but that their science potential is exceptional.Portal image: first-light image from Parker Solar ProbeScience Categories: Sun

    Facial hair on pilots: Study busts myth - Science Daily 7 hours ago

        Do airline pilots need a clean-shaven face to ensure a proper seal on face masks during emergency cabin depressurization? A recent study offers an answer.

    Emissions from most diesel cars in Europe greatly exceed laboratory te... - Science Daily 7 hours ago

        A new study reports that Volkswagen is not the only auto manufacturer to make diesel cars that produce vastly more emissions on the road than in laboratory tests. The study finds that in Europe, 10 major auto manufacturers produced diesel cars, sold between 2000 and 2015, that generate up to 16 times more emissions on the road than in regulatory tests.

    Cooking with wood or coal is linked to increased risk of respiratory i... - Science Daily 12 hours ago

        Burning wood or coal to cook food is associated with increased risk of hospitalization or dying from respiratory diseases.

    Kiwi teenagers less fit than a generation ago - Science Daily 12 hours ago

        New Zealand teenagers are less fit and weigh more than their parents were at the same age, new University of Otago research reveals.

    Sports News
    Meadows drives in 3, Rays stay alive by routing Jays 11-3 - FOX Sports 19 hours ago

        Meadows drives in 3, Rays stay alive in hunt for second AL wild card by routing Blue Jays 11-3

    Milton accounts for 6 TDs, No. 16 UCF routs FAU 56-36 - FOX Sports 19 hours ago

        Milton shines, accounting for 6 touchdowns to help No. 16 UCF extend the nation's longest winning streak with a 56-36 rout of Florida Atlantic

    Castillo pitches the best game of his career but the Reds fall to the ... - FOX Sports 19 hours ago

        Pinch-hitter Isaac Galloway smacked an opposite-field double in the 10th inning to give the Miami Marlins a 1-0 victory over the Cincinnati Reds

    WATCH: Isaac Galloway walks it off to beat Reds 1-0 - FOX Sports 19 hours ago

        Isaac Galloway walks it off and scores the only run of the game to drive in Brian Anderson beating the Reds 1-0 in the bottom of the 10th.

    Harvard beats Brown 31-17 in 118th meeting - FOX Sports 19 hours ago

        Jake Smith threw for 251 yards and two touchdowns, helping Harvard beat Brown 31-17 in the teams' 118th meeting

    Technology News
    Garmin Dash Cam 45 review: Compact, clever and Wi-Fi-enabled, but aver... - PC World 2 hours ago

        Garmin’s Dash Cam 45 shares all the advanced features found in its Dash Cam 55 and Dash Cam 65W siblings, such as driver alerts, Wi-Fi offloading via an app, integrated GPS, and red light camera tracking. It also sports the same compact design and a clever magnetic mount. But its night captures aren’t as good as they are on the other two models, and in our tests, the video stabilization doesn’t deal well with large bumps or stiff suspensions. To read this article in full, please click here

    This week in games: Telltale hit with major layoffs and THQ continues ... - PC World 7 hours ago

        THQ Nordic bought up the rights to Alone in the Dark this week, so the betting's on. Which once-great-but-now-disgraced-or-discarded series will be next? Eternal Darkness? Fez? Alan Wake? Metal Gear Solid? Jade Empire? So many possibilities.That news, plus Capcom's Tokyo Games Show presence, Return of the Obra Dinn gets a release date, Frostpunk's first expansion, Telltale closes and cancels Wolf Among Us 2, and LawBreakers goes to an early grave.This is gaming news for September 17 to 21.Weekend warriorAs per usual, kicking off the round-up with the games you could be playing this weekend—for free, of course. First up is Ghost Recon: Wildlands, which I wasn't too fond of last year but which is definitely big enough to keep you occupied for three days. Head here and log into your Uplay account to get temporary access.To read this article in full, please click here

    Intel's 905P Optane reaches a tempting 1.5TB, but drive prices remain ... - PC World 11 hours ago

        Intel just introduced its largest Optane-based SSDs yet, but the shocker may be that one comes in the rarely seen U.2 interface.Intel on Thursday announced its Optane 905P drives with three flavors:A 905P in PCIe add-in card, or if you’re into the nomenclature thing: HHHL (half height, half length) trim. It’ll come in capacities of 960GB and 1.5TB.A 905P M.2 “gumstick” drive in capacities of up to 380GB.A 905P in U.2 in capacities of 1.5TB, 960GB, and 480GB. The last drive is probably a surprise to those who don’t read Obscure SSD Quarterly, (Editor's note: not a real media outlet) because it’s only the third U.2 drive to be introduced. Ever. The previous two—the 900P and the 750—were also made by Intel, so it’s a very rare form factor.To read this article in full, please click here

    Keep your phone powered up at home or on the go with Amazon's awesome ... - PC World 12 hours ago

        Whether you're waiting for the FedEx truck to bring your shiny new iPhone XS Max or are just trying to get a squeeze more months out of your Galaxy S7, there's one thing you both have in common: the charger that comes in the box isn't good enough. So if you're looking for a better way to juice up your phone, Amazon has you covered today with some all-time lows on Anker's excellent line of high-speed charging accessoriesRemove non-product link.To read this article in full, please click here

    Lenovo Legion Y920 review: A hefty gaming laptop with buttery graphics... - PC World 12 hours ago

        The Lenovo Legion Y920, with its full-on GTX 1070-calibre graphics, a bright 17-inch screen, and a mechanical keyboard, makes for a solid—and quite hefty—gaming laptop. Besides its premium mechanical keyboard, the Y920 boasts some enticing amenities that its competitors lack, such as a one-touch Turbo mode and Dolby Atmos sound.It’s a good machine, but shop wisely. Gamers focused purely on the visuals may balk at the Y920’s hefty price tag, particularly given that a similarly configured version of the Alienware 17 R5Remove non-product link (not the maxed-out version we reviewed) currently costs many hundreds of dollars less. You’ll also see 17-inch gaming laptops with newer CPUs than its 7th-generation overclockable part. To read this article in full, please click here

    US News
    California man arrested in 10 'horrific' cold-case rapes - Fox News 19 hours ago

        A married 58-year-old man has been arrested in connection with at least 10 rapes across Northern California between 1991 and 2006 in what's known as the NorCal Rapist case, Sacramento police announced Friday.

    Ole Miss could remove donor's name after 'racial' post - Fox News 20 hours ago

        University of Mississippi journalism faculty have met amid calls that the university remove a donor's name from its journalism school following a social media post criticized for an "unjustified racial overtone."

    AP NewsBreak: DHS Secretary says FEMA head won't lose job - Fox News 21 hours ago

        Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen says the head of the federal disaster response agency did use government vehicles without proper authorization, but will not lose his job over it.

    Faculty discuss donor after post with 'racial overtone' - Fox News 21 hours ago

        University of Mississippi journalism faculty have met amid calls that the university remove a donor's name from its journalism school following a social media post criticized for an "unjustified racial overtone."

    Video sought in case of man shot in own home in Texas - Fox News NEW!

        Search warrants have been issued for video from addresses near the apartment complex where a white Dallas police officer killed her black neighbor inside his home this month, according to newly obtained court documents.

    World News
    UN council support tough action for peacekeeping failures - Fox News 20 hours ago

        The U.N. Security Council unanimously approved a resolution Friday to support tougher U.N. action against peacekeepers who fail to protect civilians, including by sending them home and refusing to pay their governments.

    UN aid chief: Fight against famine is being lost in Yemen - Fox News NEW!

        The U.N. humanitarian chief warned Friday that the fight against famine is being lost in Yemen, which is already facing the world's worst humanitarian crisis with 75 percent of its 29 million people in need of assistance.

    Mom: 7-year-old raped with a hose was offered candy to stay silent - CNN 1 hour ago

        After raping the 7-year-old girl with a water hose in New Delhi, the attacker handed her 10 rupees and a piece of chocolate in exchange for her silence, according to her mother. He then left her -- a towel around her waist and bleeding -- near her home.

    Colombia honors 14 sniffer dogs at emotional retirement - Fox News 1 hour ago

        Fourteen police dogs received medals and diplomas during an emotional retirement ceremony in Colombia's capital Friday as they wrapped up years of service sniffing out drugs, bombs and bodies.

    Father of Russian held in US says jail conditions improved - Fox News 2 hours ago

        The father of a Russian woman jailed in the U.S. on charges that she tried to infiltrate U.S. political organizations as a covert Russian agent said Friday that the U.S. authorities have eased her prison regime.

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