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. Thu, 20 Mar 2014 17:06:02 +0000 Objects are 'best lead' yet for missing Malaysia Airlines jet http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140320/NEWS/140329967?rssfeed=true Thu, 20 Mar 2014 15:00:00 +0000 http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140320/NEWS/140329967 Fred Phelps, founder of anti-gay Westboro Baptist Church, dead at 84 http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140320/NEWS/140329963?rssfeed=true Thu, 20 Mar 2014 14:05:25 +0000 http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140320/NEWS/140329963 Obama orders new round of sanctions on Russia http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140320/NEWS/140329971?rssfeed=true Thu, 20 Mar 2014 12:30:40 +0000 http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140320/NEWS/140329971 Morning Jolt: Malaysia Airlines debris found? http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140320/NEWS/140329975?rssfeed=true Thu, 20 Mar 2014 10:56:12 +0000 http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140320/NEWS/140329975 In the news

Australian officials reported that debris was spotted by satellite in the southern Indian Ocean, and Australian, U.S. and Norwegian planes and ships are searching the area for the missing Malaysia Airlines plane. Nothing has been found by the searchers so far, but bad weather in the area is hampering the search. It's not certain if the debris [...]]]> Today in the News: Sleep deprivation could hurt brain, study says http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140319/NEWS/140319631?rssfeed=true Wed, 19 Mar 2014 20:00:00 +0000 http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140319/NEWS/140319631 News to know

According to a new study published in the Journal of Neuroscience, when you lose sleep, no matter if you "make it up" later, you may be damaging your brain. Scientists studying mice found that when sleep deprivation occurs, it damages their brains, and they believe the same thing may be happening with humans.

Quote of [...]]]> Business update: Janet Yellen, Fed clarify guidance on short-term rates http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140319/NEWS/140319621?rssfeed=true Wed, 19 Mar 2014 18:22:44 +0000 http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140319/NEWS/140319621 Ukraine's Crimea base taken, commander detained http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140319/NEWS/140319657?rssfeed=true Wed, 19 Mar 2014 15:00:00 +0000 http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140319/NEWS/140319657 FBI to assist Malaysia in investigation of pilot's simulator files http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140319/NEWS/140319658?rssfeed=true Wed, 19 Mar 2014 14:00:00 +0000 http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140319/NEWS/140319658 Warning Russia, Biden says US will defend allies http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140319/NEWS/140319660?rssfeed=true Wed, 19 Mar 2014 11:57:15 +0000 http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140319/NEWS/140319660 Morning Jolt: Data deleted from simulator, Malaysian officials say http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140319/NEWS/140319673?rssfeed=true Wed, 19 Mar 2014 10:01:59 +0000 http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140319/NEWS/140319673 In the news

Malaysian officials reported today that data had been deleted from a flight simulator found in the home of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 Captain Zaharie Ahmad Shah, CNN reported. Officials didn't say who had deleted the files or what had been deleted, but the missing information is a new key in the missing flight. CNN reported that experts said [...]]]> Today in the News: 24 minority soldiers awarded Medal of Honor http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140318/NEWS/140319680?rssfeed=true Tue, 18 Mar 2014 20:00:00 +0000 http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140318/NEWS/140319680 News to know

President Barack Obama today honored 24 Army soldiers with the Medal of Honor for their heroic actions in World War II, Vietnam and Korea. The soldiers would have received the medals earlier if not for the color of their skin, Obama said. Only three of the soldiers are still alive.

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"I talked personally to [...]]]> Business update: Google redesigns Android to power smartwatches http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140318/NEWS/140319679?rssfeed=true Tue, 18 Mar 2014 18:00:00 +0000 http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140318/NEWS/140319679 Vladimir Putin signs treaty to add Crimea to map of Russia http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140318/NEWS/140319688?rssfeed=true Tue, 18 Mar 2014 15:00:00 +0000 http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140318/NEWS/140319688 Search for Malaysia Airlines jet spreads through Australia-sized zone http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140318/NEWS/140319689?rssfeed=true Tue, 18 Mar 2014 14:00:00 +0000 http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140318/NEWS/140319689 Vice President Joe Biden vows more sanctions for Russia http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140318/NEWS/140319700?rssfeed=true Tue, 18 Mar 2014 11:08:49 +0000 http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140318/NEWS/140319700 Morning Jolt: Putin: Crimea is part of Russia now http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140318/NEWS/140319713?rssfeed=true Tue, 18 Mar 2014 09:59:12 +0000 http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140318/NEWS/140319713 In the news

Crimea is now part of Russia, President Vladimir Putin said today at a signing ceremony that involved him, the prime minister of Crimea and the mayor of the city of Sevastopol. Despite protests from the U.S. and the European Union that Russia's actions in Crimea are illegal, Putin went forward with plans to annex the peninsula. Crimea was an [...]]]> Today in the News: Mick Jagger's girlfriend found dead http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140317/NEWS/140319732?rssfeed=true Mon, 17 Mar 2014 20:00:00 +0000 http://www.wayneindependent.com/article/20140317/NEWS/140319732 Hot video: L'Wren Scott found dead in her apartment

Fashion designer and stylist L'Wren Scott was found dead in her Manhattan apartment on Monday. Police are investigating the death of Mick Jagger's longtime girlfriend as a possible suicide.