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UN official: Iran, Israel could ratify nuke test ban treaty

NBA - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 13:04

VIENNA (AP) — The head of the U.N. nuclear test ban treaty organization says arch-enemies Iran and Israel are “the closest” of the eight holdout nations to ratifying the treaty and assuring the world they will never conduct a nuclear test explosion. Lassina Zerbo said this week that having Iran and Israel ratify together would […]
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UN official: Iran, Israel could ratify nuke test ban treaty

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 13:04

VIENNA (AP) — The head of the U.N. nuclear test ban treaty organization says arch-enemies Iran and Israel are “the closest” of the eight holdout nations to ratifying the treaty and assuring the world they will never conduct a nuclear test explosion. Lassina Zerbo said this week that having Iran and Israel ratify together would […]
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UN official: Iran, Israel could ratify nuke test ban treaty

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 13:04

VIENNA (AP) — The head of the U.N. nuclear test ban treaty organization says arch-enemies Iran and Israel are “the closest” of the eight holdout nations to ratifying the treaty and assuring the world they will never conduct a nuclear test explosion. Lassina Zerbo said this week that having Iran and Israel ratify together would […]

US to collect equal pay data from all big employers

NBA - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 13:03

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is expanding a data collection program aimed at ferreting out abuses of equal pay laws. President Barack Obama in 2014 directed the Labor Department to collect data from federal contractors about what they pay employees, sorted by gender, race and ethnicity. Obama’s new proposal will cover all businesses with […]
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US to collect equal pay data from all big employers

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 13:03

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is expanding a data collection program aimed at ferreting out abuses of equal pay laws. President Barack Obama in 2014 directed the Labor Department to collect data from federal contractors about what they pay employees, sorted by gender, race and ethnicity. Obama’s new proposal will cover all businesses with […]
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US to collect equal pay data from all big employers

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 13:03

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is expanding a data collection program aimed at ferreting out abuses of equal pay laws. President Barack Obama in 2014 directed the Labor Department to collect data from federal contractors about what they pay employees, sorted by gender, race and ethnicity. Obama’s new proposal will cover all businesses with […]

Obama Moves to Expand Rules Aimed at Closing Gender Pay Gap

New York Times Headlines - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 13:01
A new requirement, which follows a 2014 executive order affecting federal contractors, calls for companies with 100 employees or more to report pay by race, gender and ethnicity.









Iowa countdown: Everybody gets a participation trophy

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 13:00

Three more days until somebody casts a vote in the 2016 presidential campaign, which began in earnest the day after the 2014 midterm electio...

       

Koch brothers' new group will take on poverty, educational quality

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 13:00

Stand Together, a new wing of the conservatives' empire, plots a $15 million effort.

       

Mentally Disturbed Man Slays Teacher at Harlem Shelter, Police Say

New York Times Headlines - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 13:00
The police were searching for Anthony White, 21, after his 62-year-old roommate was found stabbed in the neck.









Sundance: Norman Lear Doc Acquired by Netflix, Music Box Films

Yahoo! Music News - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 13:00
The film, which will air on TV as part of PBS' 'American Masters' series, made its world premiere Jan. 21 as part of Sundance's opening-night festivities.
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GOP candidates look to make the most of Trump's absence

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 12:58

GOP candidates look to make the most of Trump's absenceDonald Trump won't be onstage when Republican presidential candidates make their final appeals to Iowa voters in Thursday night's debate.


Scott Brown shares lead in San Diego

NBA - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 12:56

Scott Brown finished the South Course at Torrey Pines with eight birdies over his last 11 holes for a 6-under 66, giving him a share of the lead with Andrew Loupe at the Farmers Insurance Open in San Diego.
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Scott Brown shares lead in San Diego

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 12:56

Scott Brown finished the South Course at Torrey Pines with eight birdies over his last 11 holes for a 6-under 66, giving him a share of the lead with Andrew Loupe at the Farmers Insurance Open in San Diego.
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Scott Brown shares lead in San Diego

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 12:56

Scott Brown finished the South Course at Torrey Pines with eight birdies over his last 11 holes for a 6-under 66, giving him a share of the lead with Andrew Loupe at the Farmers Insurance Open in San Diego.

ABC7 First Alert Weather Forecast

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 12:56

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In Vietnam, where politics and daily life rarely mix

BBC World News - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 12:55
A brutal power struggle that left a dynamic city untouched
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