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Train crash in Germany kills at least 8, injures 150 - theday.com
Bad Aibling, Germany (AP) — Two commuter trains crashed head-on Tuesday morning in southern Germany, killing at least eight people and injuring some 150, police said. Police spokesman Stefan Sonntag told The Associated Press the two regional trains ...
Stepson with addicted mom must learn that she is sick - theday.com
DEAR ABBY: My stepson just turned 7. My husband was granted custody because the mother was declared unfit due to her drug abuse. She was granted supervised visits until she can pass two consecutive drug tests. Over the last year and a half, her visits have ...
Your stars - Feb. 9 - theday.com
Happy Birthday: Don’t panic if you don’t know where to begin with your projects. Tackle whatever comes your way and keep moving forward one step at a time. Take action and be an active participant. Focus on love, happiness and success, not regret and ...
On the Air - theday.com
7 p.m., ESPN — NCAA men: Michigan State at Purdue. 7 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA men: West Virginia at Kansas. 7 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA men: Pittsburgh at Miami. 7 p.m., ESPNEWS — NCAA men: Cincinnati at Central Florida. 7 p.m., SNY — NCAA men ...
Lundqvist makes 27 saves, Rangers win third in row - theday.com
New York — The New York Rangers are starting to make a stretch run, and they are doing it with a couple of key players sidelined. Henrik Lundqvist made 27 saves and the Rangers posted their first three-game winning streak since November with a 2-1 ...
BC beats BU in OT in first 1-0 Beapot game in 64-year history - theday.com
Boston — Alex Tuch scored 1:57 into overtime on Monday night, and Boston College beat Boston University for its 20th Beanpot championship in the first 1-0 game in tournament's 64-year history. The Green Line rivals played a spirited but scoreless three ...
Fans can have Hendrix experience at guitarist’s London home - theday.com
When he was not being a string-shredding, amp-blasting guitar hero, Jimi Hendrix liked nothing better than to sit at home drinking tea and watching the British soap opera “Coronation Street.” The musician’s former apartment — in a London building ...
Coldplay's latest video criticized for portrayal of India - theday.com
British rock band Coldplay’s latest music video has triggered a debate in India over its portrayal of the country with critics accusing its producers of showing stereotypical images of India with Hindu holy men, peacocks and colorful festivals.
Woody Harrelson applies for Hawaii marijuana dispensary - theday.com
Actor and marijuana advocate Woody Harrelson was one of nearly 60 applicants to apply to open one of Hawaii’s first medical marijuana dispensaries. Harrelson, 54, applied for a license in Honolulu County under his company, Simple Organic Living.
Sanders, Kasich win first votes in tiny New Hampshire community - theday.com
Dixville, N.H. (AP) — Bernie Sanders and John Kasich picked up the most votes as the first ballots of the first-in-the-nation primary were cast early Tuesday. Sanders won over all four Democratic voters in the tiny town of Dixville, while Kasich sneaked ...
O’Neill Center seeks plays for Young Playwrights Conference - theday.com
The Eugene O’Neill Theater Center is accepting scripts for its 11th Annual Young Playwrights Festival to be held May 13 to 15. Applications are due by Monday, Feb. 29. Selected students can expect a rigorous exploration of their work, assistance from ...
Emotional NYC officer testifies on fatal stairwell shooting - theday.com
NEW YORK — When rookie police Officer Peter Liang fired his gun in a pitch-dark public housing stairwell, he at first thought he had hurt nothing but his career. Then he went looking for the bullet and heard someone crying. He followed the sound down ...
Providence says goodbye to colorful ex-Mayor Buddy Cianci - theday.com
PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Providence said goodbye on Monday to former Mayor Buddy Cianci, the wisecracking king of one-liners who led the city during a turbulent and troubled six terms. Dozens of people lined the sidewalks during a driving snowstorm to watch ...
Big New England electrical transmission project gets boost - theday.com
MONTPELIER, Vt. — A proposal to lay a 1,000-megawatt power line from the Canadian border down Lake Champlain and then across Vermont to Ludlow is taking another big step forward. Developer TDI New England said Monday it had received its permit from the U ...
Bail hearing for man seeking new trial postponed - theday.com
NEW BEDFORD, Mass. — A snowstorm has forced the postponement of a bail hearing for a man who was convicted of rape and spent 30 years in prison based in part on a single strand of hair. George Perrot was convicted of raping a 78-year-old woman in 1985.