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September 14, 2017 2:01 AM Fire kills at least 25 at religious school in Malaysian capital

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - A fire at an Islamic boarding school killed at least 25 people, most of them students, in the Malaysian capital of Kuala Lumpur after breaking out in a dormitory early on Thursday morning, officials said. The fire at Darul Quran Ittifaqiyah, a “tahfiz” boarding school where students learn to memorize the Koran, was reported around 66

September 14, 2017 12:30 AM Marines in burn unit following Camp Pendleton training accident

A vehicle fire at Camp Pendleton in California left 15 Marines injured — eight of them in the burn unit — following a training exercise accident on Wednesday morning. A seafaring assault vehicle caught fire during a scheduled battalion training event on a beach at the base, Paul Gainey, spokesman for the Marine 1st Division, said. According to officials 60

September 12, 2017 2:47 PM Connecticut man impaled by barbecue in critical condition

DANBURY, Conn. - A man who fell from a roof and became impaled on a large piece of metal was in critical condition after being rushed to the hospital Tuesday. Jamie Gagliardo, a spokesman for the fire department, said a 30-year-old man fell about 10 feet from the roof of a federal road soccer club - the Casa Do Benfica Soccer and Social Club - around 82

September 12, 2017 9:01 AM Man, 88, charged with attempted murder after hitting his wife in the head with a hammer

Martin Turkiewicz, 88, of Cheektowaga, has been charged with attacking his wife An 88-year-old has been charged with attempted murder after he hit his wife in the head with a hammer in a New York nursing home, police said. Martin Turkiewicz is accused of walking into the Garden Gate Health Care Facility in Cheektowaga, N.Y., on Saturday and attacking 87

September 12, 2017 7:05 AM Macklemore Crash Scene, First Pics Show Truck Driver Swerved into His Lane

The alleged drunk driver who smashed head-on into Macklemore was nearly ejected through his windshield ... which is clear from the first pics of the horrific crash scene. TMZ obtained the photos of the pickup truck sitting nose-to-nose with Macklemore's Maybach. The fact the truck is on the wrong side of the road shows the driver swerved into Mack's 45

September 11, 2017 9:44 AM Why this is the most fulfilling season of Rafael Nadal's career

In 2008, he won two Grand Slam titles and an Olympic gold medal, and finished the year ranked No. 1 in the world for the first time in his career. He won the French Open without dropping a set and beat Roger Federer at Wimbledon in a nearly five-hour marathon considered by many to be the greatest match in tennis history. Two years later, after retiring 71

September 11, 2017 3:36 AM 2 huge cranes atop Miami high-rises collapse in Irma's winds; 3rd crane falls in Fort Lauderdale

Two cranes atop high-rise buildings under construction collapsed Sunday in downtown Miami amid strong winds from Hurricane Irma. The cranes were among two dozen such heavyweight hazards looming over the city skyline as the monster storm powered across the state. No injuries were reported after either crash, said Miami City Manager Daniel Alfonso. A third 60

September 9, 2017 11:39 PM Nadal battles Anderson in conflict of styles at U.S. Open

NEW YORK (Reuters) - World number one Rafa Nadal’s quest for a 16th grand slam title will lead to a barrage of big serves when he battles South African Kevin Anderson in a conflict of styles at the U.S. Open final on Sunday. Throughout the tournament, Spanish juggernaut Nadal has been playing the devastating brand of all-court tennis that won him a record-extending 48

September 9, 2017 8:27 PM Air Force pilot fatally injured in crash on Nevada range

LAS VEGAS – A U.S. Air Force pilot has died of injuries suffered in an aircraft crash at a training range about 100 miles (160 kilometers) northwest of Nellis Air Force Base in southern Nevada, base officials said. A brief statement released Friday by Nellis officials said the crash that killed Lt. Col. Eric Schultz occurred during a training flight 45

September 6, 2017 6:33 PM Poll: Three-quarters of Americans see football head injuries as a major issue

The controversies surrounding professional football in the last few years have had little impact on the sport's popularity. Sept. 6 (UPI) -- A recent poll from the University of Massachusetts Lowell found that three-quarters of Americans believe head injuries in football are a major problem. The poll of 1,000 Americans found 77 percent of respondents 101