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Car tied to suspected threat against Obama found in Connecticut - Reuters
ReutersCar tied to suspected threat against Obama found in ConnecticutReutersHAMDEN Conn. (Reuters) - A car sought in connection with a suspected threat against President Barack Obama has been located in Connecticut, authorities said on Saturday. The U.S. Secret Service, which is responsible for ...[read more]

Heat and humidity continue - WRBL
ABC NewsHeat and humidity continueWRBLThe bulk of the rain has been well to our west today and will stay that way for the duration of tonight and tomorrow. We'll only see an isolated shower or storm the next few days due to most of the tropical moisture lifting well north of us. That's all due to...[read more]

Death of man restrained by NYPD ruled homicide - CNN
CNNDeath of man restrained by NYPD ruled homicideCNNNew York (CNN) -- The death last month of a man who struggled with police while being taken into custody in Manhattan has been ruled a homicide, the medical examiner's officer said. Ronald Singleton, 45, died in police custody on July 13, four d...[read more]

People rally at Ohio Wal-Mart where cops shot man - SFGate
WKEF ABC 22People rally at Ohio Wal-Mart where cops shot manSFGateBEAVERCREEK, Ohio (AP) — Some 200 people held signs and chanted Saturday outside a Wal-Mart where a young man with an air rifle was fatally shot by police. The rally was the latest effort by people wanting to shed more light on the...[read more]

A Dog Started a House Fire By Turning on the Stove - TIME
New York Daily NewsA Dog Started a House Fire By Turning on the StoveTIMEA dog is the culprit in a Friday night house fire in New Jersey that began when a pooch turned on a stove. Local firefighters responded to a call in Lacey township and saw fire coming out of the roof of the home, the Asbury ...[read more]

Three weeks after Mike Brown shooting, Ferguson marches toward a better ... - Christian Science Monitor
Christian Science MonitorThree weeks after Mike Brown shooting, Ferguson marches toward a better ...Christian Science MonitorBusinesses that were looted are now open for business and the smell of barbecue fills the air as Ferguson begins to heal. Three weeks after the shooting of Michael Brown a ...[read more]

Mother of boy who brought gun to school sentenced - Westport News
Mother of boy who brought gun to school sentencedWestport NewsPORT ORCHARD, Wash. (AP) — The mother of the boy who brought a gun that fired and wounded a classmate at a Bremerton elementary school has been sentenced to 14 months behind bars. The Kitsap Sun reports that Jamie Lee Chaffin was sente...[read more]

McConnell campaign manager resigns amid bribery scandal - MSNBC
MSNBCMcConnell campaign manager resigns amid bribery scandalMSNBCIn a development that was simply unheard of, state Sen. Kent Sorenson (R), the chair of Michele Bachmann's presidential campaign in Iowa, announced just six days before the caucuses that he was quitting Team Bachmann to support Ron ...[read more]

A Labor Day conundrum: Why are so few of America's construction jobs held by ... - Minneapolis Star Tribune
A Labor Day conundrum: Why are so few of America's construction jobs held by ...Minneapolis Star TribuneNEW YORK — Janice Moreno graduated from college with a degree in English literature, but never landed a job paying more than $12 an hour. Now, at 36, she's back in the classroom — in safety gla...[read more]

Rick Perry serves up red meat at Koch-backed Americans for Prosperity summit - Politico
PoliticoRick Perry serves up red meat at Koch-backed Americans for Prosperity summitPoliticoDALLAS – Texas Gov. Rick Perry, in a Friday afternoon speech that sounded a lot like presidential red meat, accused President Barack Obama of overstepping his constitutional authority and abdicating nation...[read more]