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Carson: 'Putin is a one-horse country'

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 18:51

Ben Carson used the turn of phrase during Thursday's Fox News debate.

       

Despite mild weather, H&M sales rise globally

NBA - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 18:51

STOCKHOLM (AP) — Swedish fashion retailer Hennes & Mauritz AB says fourth quarter sales grew by 14 percent as the company expanded with new shops in India, South Africa, Peru and Taiwan. CEO Karl-Johan Persson says the sales, which rose to 48.7 billion kronor ($5.7 billion) from 42.6 billion kronor a year earlier, could have […]
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Despite mild weather, H&M sales rise globally

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 18:51

STOCKHOLM (AP) — Swedish fashion retailer Hennes & Mauritz AB says fourth quarter sales grew by 14 percent as the company expanded with new shops in India, South Africa, Peru and Taiwan. CEO Karl-Johan Persson says the sales, which rose to 48.7 billion kronor ($5.7 billion) from 42.6 billion kronor a year earlier, could have […]
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Despite mild weather, H&M sales rise globally

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 18:51

STOCKHOLM (AP) — Swedish fashion retailer Hennes & Mauritz AB says fourth quarter sales grew by 14 percent as the company expanded with new shops in India, South Africa, Peru and Taiwan. CEO Karl-Johan Persson says the sales, which rose to 48.7 billion kronor ($5.7 billion) from 42.6 billion kronor a year earlier, could have […]

A Numbers Game: Voter Registration Doesn’t Point to Iowa Surge for Sanders or Trump

New York Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 18:44
Bernie Sanders and Donald Trump are counting on infrequent voters, but the evidence indicates this hope is misplaced.









A Numbers Game: Voter Registration Doesn’t Point to Iowa Surge for Sanders or Trump

New York Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 18:44
Bernie Sanders and Donald Trump are counting on infrequent voters, but the evidence indicates this hope is misplaced.









10 Things to Know for Today

NBA - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 18:43

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. 3 MORE ARRESTED AS BUNDY URGES REFUGE OCCUPIERS TO LEAVE It is unclear whether the last few armed ranchers still holed up at the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge south of Burns were ready to heed his advice. […]
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10 Things to Know for Today

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 18:43

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. 3 MORE ARRESTED AS BUNDY URGES REFUGE OCCUPIERS TO LEAVE It is unclear whether the last few armed ranchers still holed up at the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge south of Burns were ready to heed his advice. […]
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10 Things to Know for Today

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 18:43

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. 3 MORE ARRESTED AS BUNDY URGES REFUGE OCCUPIERS TO LEAVE It is unclear whether the last few armed ranchers still holed up at the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge south of Burns were ready to heed his advice. […]

Russia: No firm plans to coordinate oil output with OPEC

NBA - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 18:41

MOSCOW (AP) — The Kremlin says there are no concrete plans to cut oil output in coordination with major producers Saudi Arabia and OPEC. Press Secretary Dmitry Peskov told reporters on Thursday that Russia is “actively discussing the instability of oil markets,” with Saudi Arabia and OPEC, but, as of yet, there are no conclusions […]
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Russia: No firm plans to coordinate oil output with OPEC

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 18:41

MOSCOW (AP) — The Kremlin says there are no concrete plans to cut oil output in coordination with major producers Saudi Arabia and OPEC. Press Secretary Dmitry Peskov told reporters on Thursday that Russia is “actively discussing the instability of oil markets,” with Saudi Arabia and OPEC, but, as of yet, there are no conclusions […]
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Russia: No firm plans to coordinate oil output with OPEC

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 18:41

MOSCOW (AP) — The Kremlin says there are no concrete plans to cut oil output in coordination with major producers Saudi Arabia and OPEC. Press Secretary Dmitry Peskov told reporters on Thursday that Russia is “actively discussing the instability of oil markets,” with Saudi Arabia and OPEC, but, as of yet, there are no conclusions […]

Arrest made after threat to Chester police officers

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 18:36

Arrest made after online threat to Chester police officersOfficials say on Wednesday, a second set of threats was posted on Instagram and Facebook making threats against Chester police officers.


Paul Allen's mega-yacht blamed for coral reef destruction

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 18:34

It appears that the boat ruined 80% of the protected coral in a Cayman Islands reserve.

       

Indonesian telecom provider blocks access to Netflix

NBA - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 18:34

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesia’s state-owned telecommunications company said it has blocked the Internet video service Netflix in a possible setback to the U.S. company’s expansion in Asia. PT Telekomunikasi Indonesia said in a statement it blocked Netflix beginning Wednesday because it lacks a permit to operate in Indonesia. The service was still available Thursday […]
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Indonesian telecom provider blocks access to Netflix

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 18:34

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesia’s state-owned telecommunications company said it has blocked the Internet video service Netflix in a possible setback to the U.S. company’s expansion in Asia. PT Telekomunikasi Indonesia said in a statement it blocked Netflix beginning Wednesday because it lacks a permit to operate in Indonesia. The service was still available Thursday […]
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Indonesian telecom provider blocks access to Netflix

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 18:34

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesia’s state-owned telecommunications company said it has blocked the Internet video service Netflix in a possible setback to the U.S. company’s expansion in Asia. PT Telekomunikasi Indonesia said in a statement it blocked Netflix beginning Wednesday because it lacks a permit to operate in Indonesia. The service was still available Thursday […]

British economy ends year at steady rate amid global woes

NBA - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 18:33

LONDON (AP) — Britain’s economy ended 2015 at a steady pace amid global economic uncertainty, with quarterly growth picking up slightly to 0.5 percent in the last three months of the year compared with 0.4 percent in the previous three months. The Office of National Statistics said Thursday that preliminary estimates showed full-year growth slowed […]
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British economy ends year at steady rate amid global woes

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 18:33

LONDON (AP) — Britain’s economy ended 2015 at a steady pace amid global economic uncertainty, with quarterly growth picking up slightly to 0.5 percent in the last three months of the year compared with 0.4 percent in the previous three months. The Office of National Statistics said Thursday that preliminary estimates showed full-year growth slowed […]
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British economy ends year at steady rate amid global woes

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 18:33

LONDON (AP) — Britain’s economy ended 2015 at a steady pace amid global economic uncertainty, with quarterly growth picking up slightly to 0.5 percent in the last three months of the year compared with 0.4 percent in the previous three months. The Office of National Statistics said Thursday that preliminary estimates showed full-year growth slowed […]