News archive from 9 September 2013, page 18

Moore: Cowboys off to encouraging start but tone far from established

ARLINGTON — A Cowboys team desperate to break free from mediocrity’s hold has gotten off to an encouraging start. This 36-31 shootout with the New York Giants wasn’t the most picturesque of victories. But what the Cowboys lacked in style Sunday night...

Dallas News, 09:58 in Sport
 

Prep results 09.09.13

Soccer CHARLOTTE CATHOLIC 4, WEST IREDELL 0 Goals: Alec Ostendarp 2, Zach Dymock, Spain Neimer. SHUTOUT- Matt Lauder Records: CC 4-0-1; WI 4-2 Cross Country BOYS At Myers Park Team Scores: Myers Park 49, Lake Norman 73, Charlotte Catholic 112, East...

 
Handcuffed prisoner steals cop cruiser in failed escape bid

Handcuffed prisoner steals cop cruiser in failed escape bid

A handcuffed prisoner, busted for having 10 bags of heroin, stole a cop car on a Pennsylvania highway and drove it a short distance before getting rammed by another police cruiser and crashing into a tree Saturday, authorities said. Janica Renee...

Daily News, 09:58 in Crime
 
Navalny demands recount in Moscow mayoral race

Navalny demands recount in Moscow mayoral race

MOSCOW Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny demanded a recount Monday in Moscow's mayoral election after official results showed that the Kremlin-backed incumbent barely escaped facing a runoff with him. The Moscow Election Commission said Monday...

 

Obama to meet with Democrats before Syria speech

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama will meet with Senate Democrats Tuesday to seek support for U.S. military action against the government of Syria, a Senate Democratic aide said Sunday. The meeting at the Capitol would come just hours before Obama...

 
VIDEO: Former Marine who was brutally beaten after helping bullied teen says he’d do it again 

VIDEO: Former Marine who was brutally beaten after helping bullied teen says he’d do it again 

A former Marine received a merciless beat-down after trying to rescue a teen who had been harassed on a Florida beach. Despite getting knocked unconscious during the May 19 melee, which was caught on video, Wen Jones says he would do it all over again...

Daily News, 09:58 in Crime
 
Syrian army attacks hills around Christian village

Syrian army attacks hills around Christian village

BEIRUT Syrian troops launched an attack Monday on hills overlooking a Christian-majority village near the capital Damascus, two days after rebel forces captured the ancient community, an activist group said. The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for...

 
NAACP President Ben Jealous to step down this year

NAACP President Ben Jealous to step down this year

WASHINGTON -- NAACP President and CEO Benjamin Jealous, who is credited with boosting finances at the nation's largest civil rights organization and helping to stabilize it, said Sunday that he plans to step down at the end of the year. The...

 
Crime drops in city classrooms

Crime drops in city classrooms

Crime in city schools is down, but black and Hispanic kids are still far more likely to end up on the wrong side of the law. From June 2012 to July 2013, school safety agents made 579 arrests in city schools, a 34% drop over the previous year — data...

Daily News, 09:58 in Crime
 
Van Gogh Museum: new Van Gogh identified

Van Gogh Museum: new Van Gogh identified

AMSTERDAM The Van Gogh Museum says it has identified a long-lost Vincent Van Gogh painting that spent years in a Norwegian attic because it was thought not to be authentic. It is the first full-size canvas by the Dutch master discovered since 1928....

 

Ruling allowed NSA search of domestic email

WASHINGTON -- The Obama administration quietly won permission from a surveillance court in 2011 for the National Security Agency to search deliberately for Americans' communications in its huge databases of intercepted phone calls and emails,...

 

Putin: foreign nations try to destabilize Caucasus

MOSCOW President Vladimir Putin has ordered Russian security agencies to act more harshly to fend off foreign attempts to destabilize the restive North Caucasus region ahead of the 2014 Winter Games in Sochi. Addressing Monday's meeting of the...

 
What a heel! Stiletto guru’s guy charged with choking her

What a heel! Stiletto guru’s guy charged with choking her

A foxy Manhattan stiletto guru dubbed “Dr. Legs” was terrorized and attacked by her boyfriend when their international romance soured, landing him in handcuffs twice in 10 days, authorities said. Dr. Emily Splichal — who sports a midriff-revealing...

Daily News, 09:59 in Crime
 

Iranian ministers open pages on banned Facebook

TEHRAN, Iran Iran's entire Cabinet has opened Facebook pages in what is seen as a move toward greater government openness — even though the social media site is blocked in the Islamic Republic. The Facebook pages of 15 ministers could be...

 

Monday's TV/Radio listings

MONDAY'S TV   Event  Time  TV  MLB  Pittsburgh at Rangers  7:05  FSSW  NFL  Philadelphia at Washington  6:10  ESPN  Houston at San Diego  9:20  ESPN  Tennis  U.S. Open  4:00  Ch. 11  TODAY ON FSSOUTHWEST   EVENT   TIME   MLB  Lunch with the Rangers:...

Dallas News, 09:59 in Sport
 

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