Archive for July 13th, 2013

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The jury in the murder trial of George Zimmerman deliberated for more than 15 hours before delivering its verdict Saturday night.

VIDEO: Tanker fire on I-5 closes southbound 2, northbound 5 'long term'

A tanker filled with up to 7,500 gallons of gasoline crashed on the 5 at the 2 Freeway interchange Saturday morning, closing down the freeways and sending up dark smoke.

ID emerges of third girl to die following San Francisco plane crash

Chinese state media identified her as Liu Yipeng. China News says she went to school with the other victims killed in last week's accident, two 16-year-old girls.

FDA sets new limits on arsenic in apple juice

The FDA is setting a new limit on the level of arsenic allowed in apple juice, after public pressure from consumer groups worried about its effects on children.
View of the Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 787 Dreamliner that caught fire on the runway near Terminal 3 at Heathrow Airport, London on Friday.

British investigators to probe 787 fire at Heathrow

Officials of the Air Accidents Investigation Branch will look into why the Ethiopian Airlines plane caught fire as it sat empty at the gate.
Authorities are investigating how vandals slipped past security to spray-paint a $2.3 million Learjet at Van Nuys Airport. Police believe it was gang-related.
George Zimmerman leaves the courtroom at the end of the day during his trial in Seminole circuit court on Friday in Sanford, Fla.

Jury in Zimmerman trial enters second day of deliberation

The six jurors, all women, were handed the case on Friday after three weeks of testimony and 50 witnesses.
Kim Kardashian Launches Handbags In Sydney
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center has fired six people for peeping on private medical records in the days after reality television star Kim Kardashian gave birth there.
Assemblyman Travis Allen (R-Huntington Beach) says he’s considering introducing legislation that would essentially un-do the new restrictions.

Blogs

This American Life 500th Episode
To mark the 500th episode of "This American Life," host Ira Glass shared his favorites and dished on alternate titles that didn't make the cut. "Mouth Noise" anyone?
 John Boehner
It's as if politicians are all reading from the same page. And they are. They're called talking points, now part of the political spin on immigration.

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