News archive from 4 March 2015

Cops bust crash-and-grab burglars that hit posh Chicago shops

Cops bust crash-and-grab burglars that hit posh Chicago shops

CHICAGO -- Chicago Police announced on Tuesday that they have made four arrests and are looking for other suspects in a crash-and-grab burglary ring that's terrorized posh retailers in the city's Magnificent Mile shopping district as well as other...

 
Notice of appeal filed in 'Sniper' conviction

Notice of appeal filed in 'Sniper' conviction

FORT WORTH, Texas — The lawyer for Eddie Routh filed a notice of appeal Tuesday along with a motion requesting a new trial for the former Marine who was found guilty of capital murder last month. No grounds for an appeal were listed, but the motion...

 
Nielsen ratings: 'Voice,' 'Survivor' return

Nielsen ratings: 'Voice,' 'Survivor' return

Competition heats up. NBC's The Voice returned Monday with a strong 14 million viewers, though down from 15.9 million for the opening of last spring's edition. Wednesday, CBS's Survivor was back with 10 million, its best start since 2012, but The...

 
Flaming Lips recording with Miley, Yoko

Flaming Lips recording with Miley, Yoko

Eclectic rock group the Flaming Lips is playing the 25th annual Tibet House US benefit concert in New York on Thursday. USA TODAY caught up with frontman Wayne Coyne ahead of the show to get his thoughts on collaborator and friend Miley Cyrus,...

 
Flaming Lips and friends play for a cause

Flaming Lips and friends play for a cause

The Flaming Lips are playing the 25th annual Tibet House US benefit concert at New York's Carnegie Hall on Thursday, but don't count on close pal Miley Cyrus to crash the party. "There's a sense of, if you're famous enough, people think you can...

 
Michigan's Jim Harbaugh, staffer aid I-94 crash victims

Michigan's Jim Harbaugh, staffer aid I-94 crash victims

University of Michigan football coach Jim Harbaugh stopped and assisted two drivers in Ann Arbor today, following a serious crash on I-94. Harbaugh was heading to the airport with Michigan football operations director Jim Minick, his boyhood friend in...

Usa Today, 19:34 in Sport
 
Eagles to trade LeSean McCoy to Bills for Kiko Alonso

Eagles to trade LeSean McCoy to Bills for Kiko Alonso

The Bills no longer have a dilemma at running back. A team source confirmed to the Democrat and Chronicle Tuesday night that the Bills have come to an agreement on a trade to send linebacker Kiko Alonso to the Philadelphia Eagles in exchange for Pro...

Usa Today, 19:42 in Sport
 
50 Cent, G-Unit aim for modern rap relevance

50 Cent, G-Unit aim for modern rap relevance

NEW YORK — Older, sharper, and closer-knit than ever, the G-Unit crew is back in beast mode. In a surprise move last August, 50 Cent's veteran rap group released EP The Beauty of Independence, its first new effort since 2008's T.O.S. (Terminate on...

 
Report: Agriculture in N.Y. is booming industry

Report: Agriculture in N.Y. is booming industry

ALBANY, N.Y. — Agriculture contributed $37 billion to New York's economy in 2012, up 22% from 2007, a report released Tuesday found. The state has put a renewed focus on its farms as New York has become the nation's leader in yogurt production and as...

 
Smog blankets China once more –- this time online

Smog blankets China once more –- this time online

BEIJING — A slick, highly critical documentary on China's choking smog has garnered widespread interest throughout the nation despite government censor efforts. The 104-minute film Under the Dome — released this weekend by well-known former news...

 
'Bloody Sunday' altered history of a horrified nation

'Bloody Sunday' altered history of a horrified nation

The images of that day in 1965 were quickly seared into the American consciousness: helmeted Alabama state troopers and mounted sheriff's possemen beating peaceful civil rights marchers in Selma, Ala., as clouds of tear gas wafted around the Edmund...

 
Arias jury deliberations continue after apparent impasse

Arias jury deliberations continue after apparent impasse

PHOENIX — The jury in the Jodi Arias sentencing retrial sent the judge two undisclosed questions Tuesday, after which jurors were given an "impasse instruction" suggesting they have deadlocked on whether to impose the death penalty or a life...

 
Ala. Supreme Court halts same-sex marriages

Ala. Supreme Court halts same-sex marriages

MONTGOMERY — The Alabama Supreme Court issued an injunction Tuesday not only allowing probate judges not to issue same-sex marriage licenses but giving other probate judges five days to explain to the court why they should not have to discontinue the...

 
Brennan: NFL wants Hardy to supply photos of crime scene

Brennan: NFL wants Hardy to supply photos of crime scene

Less than a year after the Ray Rice incident erupted into the worst controversy in NFL history, league officials have requested that Carolina Panthers defensive end Greg Hardy give them all relevant information from his domestic violence case,...

Usa Today, 20:42 in Sport
 
Remembering the martyrs of Bloody Sunday

Remembering the martyrs of Bloody Sunday

Many people throughout the South gave their lives for civil rights. Among them were these three in Alabama in 1965: One who inspired the Selma-to-Montgomery marches, and two who died supporting them. Jimmie Lee Jackson Jackson, 26, an Army veteran and...

 
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