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2 hopitalized after CO found in Queen Village home in Philadelphia

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 00:29

2 hopitalized after CO found in Queen Village home in PhiladelphiaTwo people were hospitalized after being exposed to potentially deadly carbon monoxide fumes in their Philadelphia home.


Georgia court: Immigrants can't sue state agency on tuition

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 00:28
ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia's highest court on Monday ruled against a group of young people who were brought to the U.S. illegally as children and wanted access to in-state tuition at the state's colleges and universities.

UN chief reiterates Israel settlement criticism in NYT op-ed

NBA - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 00:22

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon called Israeli criticism of attacks on its settlement policy unsustainable in an opinion piece published Sunday by The New York Times, doubling down on comments that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said justified terrorism. In the piece entitled, “Don’t Shoot the Messenger, Israel,” Ban reiterated many of […]
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UN chief reiterates Israel settlement criticism in NYT op-ed

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 00:22

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon called Israeli criticism of attacks on its settlement policy unsustainable in an opinion piece published Sunday by The New York Times, doubling down on comments that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said justified terrorism. In the piece entitled, “Don’t Shoot the Messenger, Israel,” Ban reiterated many of […]
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UN chief reiterates Israel settlement criticism in NYT op-ed

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 00:22

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon called Israeli criticism of attacks on its settlement policy unsustainable in an opinion piece published Sunday by The New York Times, doubling down on comments that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said justified terrorism. In the piece entitled, “Don’t Shoot the Messenger, Israel,” Ban reiterated many of […]

IS rape victim, pontiff among Nobel Peace Prize candidates

NBA - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 00:19

STAVANGER, Norway (AP) — An Islamic State rape victim, Pope Francis and the Afghan women’s cycling team are among the known candidates for the 2016 Nobel Peace Prize as the nomination window was set to close Monday. The five-member Norwegian Nobel Committee typically receives more than 200 nominations for the prestigious prize, and keeps candidates […]
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IS rape victim, pontiff among Nobel Peace Prize candidates

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 00:19

STAVANGER, Norway (AP) — An Islamic State rape victim, Pope Francis and the Afghan women’s cycling team are among the known candidates for the 2016 Nobel Peace Prize as the nomination window was set to close Monday. The five-member Norwegian Nobel Committee typically receives more than 200 nominations for the prestigious prize, and keeps candidates […]
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IS rape victim, pontiff among Nobel Peace Prize candidates

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 00:19

STAVANGER, Norway (AP) — An Islamic State rape victim, Pope Francis and the Afghan women’s cycling team are among the known candidates for the 2016 Nobel Peace Prize as the nomination window was set to close Monday. The five-member Norwegian Nobel Committee typically receives more than 200 nominations for the prestigious prize, and keeps candidates […]

Belgians, French meet to improve counterterrorism efforts

NBA - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 00:16

BRUSSELS (AP) — The prime ministers of Belgium and France and other senior officials from their governments are meeting to try to better coordinate their countries’ counterterrorism efforts. The session, being held Monday in eastern Brussels, follows the Paris attacks in November claimed by IS that killed 130 people. The attacks were staged from Belgium, […]
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Belgians, French meet to improve counterterrorism efforts

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 00:16

BRUSSELS (AP) — The prime ministers of Belgium and France and other senior officials from their governments are meeting to try to better coordinate their countries’ counterterrorism efforts. The session, being held Monday in eastern Brussels, follows the Paris attacks in November claimed by IS that killed 130 people. The attacks were staged from Belgium, […]
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Belgians, French meet to improve counterterrorism efforts

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 00:16

BRUSSELS (AP) — The prime ministers of Belgium and France and other senior officials from their governments are meeting to try to better coordinate their countries’ counterterrorism efforts. The session, being held Monday in eastern Brussels, follows the Paris attacks in November claimed by IS that killed 130 people. The attacks were staged from Belgium, […]

Lynden looking to extend temporary ban on pot businesses

NBA - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 00:15

A Washington city that has placed a temporary moratorium on pot businesses will soon vote on whether to make the ban permanent.
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Lynden looking to extend temporary ban on pot businesses

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 00:15

A Washington city that has placed a temporary moratorium on pot businesses will soon vote on whether to make the ban permanent.
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Lynden looking to extend temporary ban on pot businesses

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 00:15

A Washington city that has placed a temporary moratorium on pot businesses will soon vote on whether to make the ban permanent.

Photos of the Day: Feb. 1, 2016

NBA - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 00:15

Explore the news of the day with these images from around the world.
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Photos of the Day: Feb. 1, 2016

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 00:15

Explore the news of the day with these images from around the world.
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Photos of the Day: Feb. 1, 2016

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 00:15

Explore the news of the day with these images from around the world.

U.S. justice officials to unveil review of San Francisco police

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 00:13

San Francisco Police Chief Suhr speaks on fatal Dodgers fan stabbing in San FranciscoThe protesters had demanded the departure of Police Chief Greg Suhr, who is due to appear alongside Mayor Edwin Lee and federal officials at a news conference at 2 p.m. PST (2200 GMT), according to a Justice Department statement on Sunday. The statement did not specify what is covered in the review but said Brian Stretch, acting U.S. attorney for the Northern District of California, and Ronald Davis, director of the police department's Office of Community Oriented Policing Services, will address reporters. Protests flared in San Francisco over the fatal police shooting on Dec. 2 of Mario Woods, 26, which was filmed by bystanders and described by San Francisco's public defender as unnecessary.


Capt. Phillips, of 2009 piracy drama, to speak at Vermont commencement

NBA - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 00:10

CASTLETON, Vt. (AP) — Capt. Richard Phillips will deliver the commencement speech at a Vermont university. The Rutland Herald reports (http://bit.ly/1nYPMQN ) that the former captain of the Maersk Alabama will speak at Castleton University in May. His daughter was enrolled as an art major there when he was kidnapped by Somali pirates. He was […]
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Capt. Phillips, of 2009 piracy drama, to speak at Vermont commencement

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 00:10

CASTLETON, Vt. (AP) — Capt. Richard Phillips will deliver the commencement speech at a Vermont university. The Rutland Herald reports (http://bit.ly/1nYPMQN ) that the former captain of the Maersk Alabama will speak at Castleton University in May. His daughter was enrolled as an art major there when he was kidnapped by Somali pirates. He was […]
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