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  • PASSINGS: Jay Leggett, Jerry Seeman, Bill Foulkes, Georges Lautner

    PASSINGS: Jay Leggett, Jerry Seeman, Bill Foulkes, Georges Lautner
    Jay Leggett, 50, a comic actor and screenwriter who performed in television, movies and improvisational clubs, died Saturday in Lincoln County, Wis., after hunting on the opening weekend of the state's nine-day firearms deer season, authorities said....
  • NYPD identifies Iranian rockers killed in Brooklyn murder-suicide

    NYPD identifies Iranian rockers killed in Brooklyn murder-suicide
    The New York Police Department has identified three Iranian musicians killed by a former friend in a Brooklyn murder-suicide that left four dead early Monday. Soroush Farazmand, 27, and Arash Farazmand, 28, of the Iranian rock band Yellow Dogs were shot...
  • N.Y. World Trade Center is nation's tallest skyscraper, panel rules

    NEW YORK -- A panel of building experts on Tuesday anointed New York’s new World Trade Center tower the nation’s tallest skyscraper, accepting its spire as part of a design that makes it 1,776 feet high and that knocks Chicago’s Willis...
  • Supreme Court rejects Oklahoma abortion regulation a second time

    Supreme Court rejects Oklahoma abortion regulation a second time
    WASHINGTON — For the second time in two weeks, the U.S. Supreme Court has let stand a ruling that strikes down a major abortion regulation from Oklahoma. The justices on Tuesday turned down the state’s attempt to reinstate a law that would...
  • White supremacist takes DNA test, finds out he's part black

    Well, that's awkward: A white supremacist who made headlines worldwide for plotting to take over a town in North Dakota received the results of a DNA test -- and the results say he's 14% black. And this all happened while cameras were rolling. Craig...
  • Jay Leggett, Comedy Actor, Director, Writer, Dies at 50

    Jay Leggett, who worked both in front and behind the camera for TV and film comedies, appearing for a season in Fox's sketch show "In Living Color," died of natural causes on Saturday after he'd spent the day hunting near Tomahawk, Wisc. He was 50. In...
  • iPhones involved in 14 percent of NYC crimes

    iPhones involved in 14 percent of NYC crimes
    The New York City Police Department has announced that iPhones and other Apple products were the targets of 16,000 thefts in 2012, Fox 5 in New York reports.  That equates to 14 percent of all NYC crimes. The NYPD says that nearly 20 percent of all...
  • Macy's may ground balloons: How much damage can a giant, helium-filled balloon do?

    It's a Thanksgiving balloon. How much harm could it do? The answer is: quite a bit. When the giant balloons of the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade are tossed by storm winds, real havoc can ensue. The balloons can even pose a lethal threat. Which is why...
  • Omarr's daily astrological forecast

    BIRTHDAY GAL: Actress Jessalyn Gilsig was born in Montreal, Canada, on this date in 1971. This birthday gal has been quite busy in television, currently starring on "Vikings," previously co-starring as Terri Scheuster on "Glee," and being a series regular...
  • 3,024 pounds of cocaine seized during Sinaloa cartel investigation

    A three-year undercover investigation into the drug-smuggling operations of a Sinaloa cartel through Imperial Valley has led to the seizure of 3,024 pounds of cocaine worth $96 million, authorities said Wednesday. The operation started in Imperial...
  • Former LAPD Chief William Bratton returns to NYPD commissioner post

    Former LAPD Chief William Bratton returns to NYPD commissioner post
    NEW YORK -- New York City Mayor-elect Bill de Blasio named William J. Bratton to return as the city’s police commissioner Thursday, selecting the former LAPD police chief to head a department praised for overseeing a drop in crime but criticized for...