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13 minutes into 911 call, woman killed

Thursday, 17 April 2014 08:31
STORY HIGHLIGHTSNEW: Police investigate whether husband may have been using marijuanaNEW: Husband Richard Kirk is ordered held without bond on murder accusationNEW: Authorities are also reviewing 911 call handling and response timeNEW: Longer police response time is an ongoing issue in Denver, newspaper says (CNN) -- A Denver woman called 911 when her husband began to hallucinate and speak of "the end of the world." For 13 minutes, the wife spoke of fear -- for…
Wall Street to open little changed on mixed earnings
Thursday, 17 April 2014 08:30
View gallery Barclay's specialist trader Glenn Carrell works at his post on the floor of the New York Stock E … View gallery Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange April 15, 2014. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
U.S. jobless claims hover near pre-recession levels
Thursday, 17 April 2014 08:30
By Lucia Mutikani WASHINGTON (Reuters) - New applications for unemployment benefits held near their pre-recession levels last week, offering further evidence of the economy's underlying strength. Initial claims for state unemployment benefits ticked up 2,000 to a seasonally adjusted 304,000 for the week ended April 12, the Labor Department said on Thursday. They stayed close to a 6-1/2 year low touched the prior week. Economists polled by Reuters had forecast first-time applications for jobless benefits…
Mimi Faust sex tape causes shortage of ... shower rods?
Thursday, 17 April 2014 08:30
A sex tape starring 'Love and Hip Hop' star Mimi Faust has caused a shortage of super strength shower rods in discount stores across the country, TMZ reports. Yes, you read that right: shower rods. ADVERTISEMENT ADVERTISEMENT One particularly gymnastic scene from the home video seems to be fueling the buying spree. TMZ talked to employees at Home Depot, Lowes, Target and Walmart who said heavy duty shower rods were flying off the shelves.
Will Arnett files for divorce from Amy Poehler
Thursday, 17 April 2014 08:30
FILE - This Jan. 15, 2012 file photo shows actors Amy Poehler, left, and Will Arnett arriving at the 69th Annual Golden Globe Awards in Los Angeles. Arnett filed for divorce from Poehler on April 8, 2014, in Los Angeles Superior Court more than 18 months after the pair announced they were separating and ending their nine-year marriage. (AP Photo/Matt Sayles, file)The Associated Press
Putin Does Not Rule Out Sending Russian Troops To Ukraine
Thursday, 17 April 2014 07:45
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South Korea Ferry Rescuers: We're Determined to Find Survivors
Thursday, 17 April 2014 07:45
Rescuers expressed hope Thursday that some of the missing passengers inside the sunken South Korea ferry may still be alive. Only 179 of the 475 passengers and crew aboard the doomed Sewol had been rescued, a coast guard official told reporters at a news conference. This Video Player Requires JavaScript It has come to our attention that the browser you are using is either not running javascript or out of date. Please enable javascript and/or…
Shared Space at Heart of New York's Heated Charter School Debate
Thursday, 17 April 2014 07:45
NEW YORK — When Ginette Hernandez’s five-year-old son switched schools in November, she felt a palpable sense of relief. Her son, who has speech, behavior and developmental issues, had been struggling in his public school in East Harlem. Not quite potty-trained, the boy had accidents, and teachers didn’t have the time or training to clean him up. It seemed like every time her son had a meltdown, Hernandez got a panicked call at work. Things…
Hot Flash Alert! 'Mrs. Doubtfire' to Return for Sequel With Williams
Thursday, 17 April 2014 07:45
Get ready for more amazing prosthetics, as Robin Williams has reportedly signed on to appear in a follow-up to the 1993 hit comedy.
How Kitting and Writing Poetry Can Make You a Better Worker
Thursday, 17 April 2014 07:45
Here’s a reason embrace your inner guitar hero or secret poetry writing habit: It may be making you better at your day job.