Family, friends of Marlins' Fernandez to attend funeral Mass

Miami Marlins president David Samson, center, and musician Marc Anthony, left, arrive for a memorial service for Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez at St. Brendan's Catholic Church, Thursday, Sept. 29, 2016, in Miami. Fernandez was killed in a boating accident Sunday along with two friends. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)MIAMI (AP) — A day after fans said goodbye, family members and friends of Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez gathered for a private funeral Mass on Thursday afternoon.

The Latest: Most of the injured were on train, not platform

This Thursday, Sept. 29, 2016 photo provided by a passenger who was on the train when it crashed shows wreckage at the Hoboken, N.J. rail station. The commuter train barreled into the station during the morning rush hour, coming to a halt in a covered area between the station's indoor waiting area and the platform. (AP Photo)HOBOKEN, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on the commuter train that crashed into a station in New Jersey (all times local):

New Jersey train crash in station kills one, injures more than 100

Onlookers view a New Jersey Transit train that derailed and crashed through the station in Hoboken, New Jersey,A commuter train plowed into a station in New Jersey at the height of Thursday's morning rush hour, killing at least one person and injuring more than 100 others as it brought down part of the roof and scattered debris over the concourse. Witnesses described terrifying scenes as the front of the train smashed through the track stop in Hoboken station at high speed and into the terminal, toppling support columns and creating chaos at one of the busiest transit hubs in the New York City area. New Jersey Governor Chris Christie told a news conference in Hoboken that one person was killed on the platform by debris from the crash, and he said 108 people were injured.

Grammy winner Mario Winans pleads guilty in income tax case

Federal prosecutors in New Jersey say a Grammy Award-winning singer, songwriter and producer has admitted he intentionally failed to file federal income tax returns for several years. Mario Winans (WY'-nuhns) ...
Man's best friend? It may be genetic

Experiments involving several hundred dogs, and a sweeping analysis of their genomes, uncovered a handful of genetic variants clearly linked to canines being friendly with humans"Our findings suggest that there may be a common underlying genetic basis for social behaviour in dogs and humans," senior author Pers Jensen, a professor of ethology at Linkoping University in Sweden, told AFP. The first domesticated dogs -- some 15,000 years ago -- were probably wolves that had grown accustomed to the presence of humans in their habitat, most experts agree. Indeed, one of the ways in which dogs diverged from wolves was by developing an innate tendency to seek our companionship, earlier research has shown.

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