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Senators Call On Obama For More Transparency In The Intelligence Community

Two senators who scolded the intelligence community for failing to provide a sufficient transparency report are taking their complaints to the White House.<p>Senators Al Franken and Dean Heller asked President Barack Obama “to support stronger transparency provisions” in a letter Tuesday. The …

Lunch truck explodes in Philadelphia, injuring 13

A lunch truck exploded outside an auto body shop in north Philadelphia on Tuesday, sending 13 people to the hospital, fire officials said.<p>The truck exploded shortly before 5:30 p.m., according to James Smith, acting spokesman for the Philadelphia Fire Department.<p>The fire department transported 13 …

Arcadia firefighter found dead in forest apparently fell from cliff

An off-duty Arcadia firefighter whose body was found in Los Padres National Forest after a nearly two-week search died after apparently falling from a cliff, the Ventura County medical examiner's office said Tuesday.<p>Mike Herdman's official cause of death was listed as blunt-force injuries caused by …