wayneindependent.com http://www.wayneindependent.com/apps/pbcs.dll/section wayneindependent.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 17:23:37 +0000 Avalanche sweeps down Mount Everest, killing at least 12 http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419658?rssfeed=true Fri, 18 Apr 2014 15:00:00 +0000 http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419658 Sub scours ocean for missing Malaysia Airlines jet http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419659?rssfeed=true Fri, 18 Apr 2014 14:00:00 +0000 http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419659 Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez dies at 87 http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419661?rssfeed=true Fri, 18 Apr 2014 11:59:10 +0000 By The Associated Press http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419661 MEXICO CITY — Gabriel Garcia Marquez, the Nobel laureate whose novels and short stories exposed tens of millions of readers to Latin America's passion, superstition, violence and inequality, died at home in Mexico City around midday, according to people close to his family. He was 87.

Widely considered the most popular Spanish-language writer since Miguel de Cervantes in the 17th century, Garcia Marquez achieved literary celebrity that spawned comparisons to Mark Twain and Charles [...]]]> Doomed ferry's sharp turn, slow evacuation probed http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419662?rssfeed=true Fri, 18 Apr 2014 11:58:02 +0000 http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419662 3 protesters killed in attack on Ukrainian base http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419667?rssfeed=true Fri, 18 Apr 2014 11:53:58 +0000 http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419667 Morning Jolt: Evacuation order came too late for many on sinking ferry http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419669?rssfeed=true Fri, 18 Apr 2014 11:52:22 +0000 http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419669 In the news

An immediate evacuation order was not issued for the ferry that sank off South Korea's southern coast, likely with scores of people trapped inside, because officers on the bridge were trying to stabilize the vessel after it started to list amid confusion and chaos, a crew member said Thursday.

The first instructions from the captain [...]]]> Today in the News: Chelsea Clinton says she's pregnant http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140417/NEWS/140419660?rssfeed=true Fri, 18 Apr 2014 11:59:34 +0000 http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140417/NEWS/140419660 News to know

Chelsea Clinton says she and her husband are expecting their first child later this year. The daughter of former President Bill Clinton and former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton announced at a Clinton Foundation event in New York that she and her husband, Marc Mezvinsky, are "very excited" to be having their first child later this year. The former first lady says she's "really excited" about becoming a grandmother and it makes the work of [...]]]> Business update: Detroit sees more deals ahead in bankruptcy case http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140417/NEWS/140419663?rssfeed=true Fri, 18 Apr 2014 11:57:47 +0000 http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140417/NEWS/140419663 Robot sub makes first complete search for Malaysia Airlines plane http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140417/NEWS/140419665?rssfeed=true Fri, 18 Apr 2014 11:55:45 +0000 http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140417/NEWS/140419665 Texas town still recovering a year after deadly plant explosion http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140417/NEWS/140419674?rssfeed=true Fri, 18 Apr 2014 11:18:54 +0000 http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140417/NEWS/140419674 NPS seeks intern/volunteer http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140417/NEWS/140419695?rssfeed=true Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:36:44 +0000 http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140417/NEWS/140419695 Laurel Highland makes progress in borough http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140417/NEWS/140419700?rssfeed=true Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:27:32 +0000 By Kelly Waters kwaters@wayneindependent.com http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140417/NEWS/140419700 Business update: Toyota Camry gets a top-to-bottom makeover http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140416/NEWS/140419668?rssfeed=true Fri, 18 Apr 2014 11:53:38 +0000 http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140416/NEWS/140419668 Today in the News: Search continues for those missing from ferry disaster http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140416/NEWS/140419670?rssfeed=true Fri, 18 Apr 2014 11:50:53 +0000 http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140416/NEWS/140419670 News to know

Some 160 coast guard and navy divers searched for survivors inside the wreckage of a ferry that sank off of South Korea this morning. Cho Man-yong, a coast guard spokesman, said 16 divers approached the ferry Wednesday night but failed to get inside because the current was too strong. He said the water was very muddy and visibility [...]]]> Oscar Pistorius trial: Defense tries to build case as adjournment nears http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140416/NEWS/140419749?rssfeed=true Wed, 16 Apr 2014 15:00:00 +0000 http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140416/NEWS/140419749 Pro-Russian insurgents seize armored vehicles in Ukraine http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140416/NEWS/140419752?rssfeed=true Wed, 16 Apr 2014 14:00:00 +0000 http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140416/NEWS/140419752 If filed, Malaysia Airlines plane lawsuits might not get heard in US http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140416/NEWS/140419753?rssfeed=true Wed, 16 Apr 2014 13:24:24 +0000 http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140416/NEWS/140419753 Morning Jolt: 292 missing in South Korea ferry disaster http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140416/NEWS/140419770?rssfeed=true Wed, 16 Apr 2014 09:59:05 +0000 http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140416/NEWS/140419770 A ferry carrying 459 people, mostly high school students on an overnight trip to a tourist island, sank off South Korea's southern coast on Wednesday, leaving nearly 300 people missing despite a frantic, hours-long rescue by dozens of ships and helicopters. At least four people were confirmed dead and 55 injured. The high number of people unaccounted for — likely trapped in the ship or floating in the ocean — raised fears that the death toll could rise drastically, [...]]]> Today in the News: Sub dives again in search of missing plane http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140415/NEWS/140419781?rssfeed=true Tue, 15 Apr 2014 20:00:00 +0000 http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140415/NEWS/140419781 News to know

A robotic submarine looking for the lost Malaysian jet began its second mission Tuesday after cutting short its first because the ocean waters where it was sent were too deep, officials said. Monday's planned 16-hour search lasted just six and none of the data collected by the U.S. Navy's Bluefin 21 submarine [...]]]> Business update: GM sales eyed for impact of ignition switch recall http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140415/NEWS/140419780?rssfeed=true Tue, 15 Apr 2014 18:00:00 +0000 http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140415/NEWS/140419780 wayneindependent.com http://www.wayneindependent.com/apps/pbcs.dll/section wayneindependent.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 17:23:48 +0000