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Asian stocks edge higher after cautious Fed outlook

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 11:47

Specialist Paul Cosentino, foreground, works with traders at his post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2016. Stocks are opening broadly lower as energy companies take another tumble and after Apple predicted its first sales decline in 13 years. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)HONG KONG (AP) — Most Asian stock markets edged higher Thursday after the Fed sounded a note of caution on the world economy and its effect on U.S. growth but left the door open for continued rate hikes.


19 arrested in connection with drug, gambling ring

NBA - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 11:40

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Authorities have arrested 19 people in connection with an international drug trafficking and illegal gambling ring. The U.S. attorney’s office says arrests were made Wednesday in Southern California, Sacramento, Phoenix, Louisiana and Virginia. Two other people were previously arrested, including Owen Hanson, who played football at the University of Southern California […]
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19 arrested in connection with drug, gambling ring

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 11:40

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Authorities have arrested 19 people in connection with an international drug trafficking and illegal gambling ring. The U.S. attorney’s office says arrests were made Wednesday in Southern California, Sacramento, Phoenix, Louisiana and Virginia. Two other people were previously arrested, including Owen Hanson, who played football at the University of Southern California […]
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19 arrested in connection with drug, gambling ring

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 11:40

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Authorities have arrested 19 people in connection with an international drug trafficking and illegal gambling ring. The U.S. attorney’s office says arrests were made Wednesday in Southern California, Sacramento, Phoenix, Louisiana and Virginia. Two other people were previously arrested, including Owen Hanson, who played football at the University of Southern California […]

For Bernie Sanders, a meeting with ‘evenhanded’ Obama, a choice on tackling Clinton

NBA - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 11:37

The senator met with the president Wednesday at the White House and returned to Iowa in the evening to ponder if he has the stomach to directly attack Clinton for the win or maintain his well-earned reputation for eschewing negative campaigning.
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For Bernie Sanders, a meeting with ‘evenhanded’ Obama, a choice on tackling Clinton

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 11:37

The senator met with the president Wednesday at the White House and returned to Iowa in the evening to ponder if he has the stomach to directly attack Clinton for the win or maintain his well-earned reputation for eschewing negative campaigning.
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For Bernie Sanders, a meeting with ‘evenhanded’ Obama, a choice on tackling Clinton

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 11:37

The senator met with the president Wednesday at the White House and returned to Iowa in the evening to ponder if he has the stomach to directly attack Clinton for the win or maintain his well-earned reputation for eschewing negative campaigning.

Zika 'could become explosive pandemic'

BBC World News - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 11:31
Researchers in the US urge the World Health Organisation to take urgent action over the zika virus, linked to shrunken brains in unborn children
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Wis. protest planned in support of Steven Avery

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 11:31

Protest organizer wants to try to change opinions about the case.

       

The Latest: University of Missouri professor suspended

NBA - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 11:30

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — The Latest on turmoil at the University of Missouri’s Columbia campus (all times local): 9:20 p.m. The University of Missouri’s governor board says it’s suspended an assistant professor accused of assault stemming from a campus run-in with student journalists during protests in November. Pam Henrickson, chair of the University of Missouri […]
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The Latest: University of Missouri professor suspended

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 11:30

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — The Latest on turmoil at the University of Missouri’s Columbia campus (all times local): 9:20 p.m. The University of Missouri’s governor board says it’s suspended an assistant professor accused of assault stemming from a campus run-in with student journalists during protests in November. Pam Henrickson, chair of the University of Missouri […]
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The Latest: University of Missouri professor suspended

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 11:30

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — The Latest on turmoil at the University of Missouri’s Columbia campus (all times local): 9:20 p.m. The University of Missouri’s governor board says it’s suspended an assistant professor accused of assault stemming from a campus run-in with student journalists during protests in November. Pam Henrickson, chair of the University of Missouri […]

An alligator in a meth lab? Crime is often stranger than fiction in Pierce County

NBA - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 11:23

Some crime and punishment in Pierce County, home of Washington state’s strangest lawbreaking, can be hilarious or breathtakingly stupid. With times in which weirdness is trumped only by heartbreak.
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An alligator in a meth lab? Crime is often stranger than fiction in Pierce County

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 11:23

Some crime and punishment in Pierce County, home of Washington state’s strangest lawbreaking, can be hilarious or breathtakingly stupid. With times in which weirdness is trumped only by heartbreak.
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An alligator in a meth lab? Crime is often stranger than fiction in Pierce County

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 11:23

Some crime and punishment in Pierce County, home of Washington state’s strangest lawbreaking, can be hilarious or breathtakingly stupid. With times in which weirdness is trumped only by heartbreak.

5 things you need to know Thursday

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 11:22

The biggest news to start your morning.

       

Longtime encampment The Jungle evolves from benign to dangerous

NBA - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 11:21

Around for as long as people can remember, The Jungle was once considered benign. But it has grown more dangerous in some people’s eyes, drawing complaints even from other homeless encampments in Seattle.
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Longtime encampment The Jungle evolves from benign to dangerous

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 11:21

Around for as long as people can remember, The Jungle was once considered benign. But it has grown more dangerous in some people’s eyes, drawing complaints even from other homeless encampments in Seattle.
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Longtime encampment The Jungle evolves from benign to dangerous

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 11:21

Around for as long as people can remember, The Jungle was once considered benign. But it has grown more dangerous in some people’s eyes, drawing complaints even from other homeless encampments in Seattle.

Lawmakers talk up new education proposals

NBA - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 11:14

Even as legislative leaders and Gov. Jay Inslee have said there will be no full plan this year to address the High Court’s 2012 education funding order, Democratic legislators Wednesday touted several bills they say will help address K-12 issues.
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