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Plucked from the uncertainty of Lesbos: 12 Syrian refugees

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 02:40

ROME (AP) — Pope Francis says his gesture is “a drop of water in the sea” of Europe’s migration crisis. Yet for 12 Syrian refugees, the pope’s decision to fly them back to Italy from Greece is an act of kindness that will resonate for the rest of their lives. “Thanks be to God,” exulted […]
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Plucked from the uncertainty of Lesbos: 12 Syrian refugees

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 02:40

ROME (AP) — Pope Francis says his gesture is “a drop of water in the sea” of Europe’s migration crisis. Yet for 12 Syrian refugees, the pope’s decision to fly them back to Italy from Greece is an act of kindness that will resonate for the rest of their lives. “Thanks be to God,” exulted […]

Japan quake rescue 'race against time'

BBC World News - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 02:39
Japanese PM warns rescuers are in a "race against time" as heavy rain is forecast for victims of a second earthquake that has killed at least 32 people.
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VIDEO: 'Eerie and deserted' in quake-hit town

BBC World News - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 02:39
The BBC's Robin Brant reports from the quake-hit down of Mashiki, in Kumamoto Prefecture, where he describes the streets as eerie and deserted.
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Armed men 'kill 140' in Ethiopia

BBC World News - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 02:36
The Ethiopian government says armed men have killed 140 people and abducted 39 children in the west of the country, blaming attackers from South Sudan.
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Mets’ Jacob deGrom to Stay in Florida With Sick Newborn

New York Times Headlines - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 02:24
The Mets have placed deGrom on the family medical emergency medical list because of health complications involving his newborn child.

Five dead at Argentina music festival

BBC World News - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 02:11
Five people have died and another five remain in a critical condition after attending a music festival in Argentina's capital, Buenos Aires, health officials say.
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Fan hit by foul ball at Tampa Bay game in stable condition

NBA - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 02:10

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — A woman hit by a foul ball in the seventh inning of the Chicago White Sox against the Tampa Bay Rays game is in stable condition Saturday at a hospital. Rays designated hitter Steven Souza Jr. fouled off the ball Friday night that struck the fan, who was sitting in […]
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Fan hit by foul ball at Tampa Bay game in stable condition

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 02:10

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — A woman hit by a foul ball in the seventh inning of the Chicago White Sox against the Tampa Bay Rays game is in stable condition Saturday at a hospital. Rays designated hitter Steven Souza Jr. fouled off the ball Friday night that struck the fan, who was sitting in […]
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Fan hit by foul ball at Tampa Bay game in stable condition

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 02:10

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — A woman hit by a foul ball in the seventh inning of the Chicago White Sox against the Tampa Bay Rays game is in stable condition Saturday at a hospital. Rays designated hitter Steven Souza Jr. fouled off the ball Friday night that struck the fan, who was sitting in […]

Helicopter carrying 3 crashes near Baltimore; no fatalities

NBA - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 02:06

BALTIMORE (AP) — Authorities say a helicopter carrying three people has crashed near the Baltimore airport. Lt. Ariel Jackson with the Anne Arundel Fire Department said the helicopter went down Saturday near the Amtrak tracks by the Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport. He said three people in the helicopter were evacuated and are currently being […]
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Helicopter carrying 3 crashes near Baltimore; no fatalities

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 02:06

BALTIMORE (AP) — Authorities say a helicopter carrying three people has crashed near the Baltimore airport. Lt. Ariel Jackson with the Anne Arundel Fire Department said the helicopter went down Saturday near the Amtrak tracks by the Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport. He said three people in the helicopter were evacuated and are currently being […]
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Helicopter carrying 3 crashes near Baltimore; no fatalities

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 02:06

BALTIMORE (AP) — Authorities say a helicopter carrying three people has crashed near the Baltimore airport. Lt. Ariel Jackson with the Anne Arundel Fire Department said the helicopter went down Saturday near the Amtrak tracks by the Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport. He said three people in the helicopter were evacuated and are currently being […]

AP NewsAlert

NBA - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 02:03

BALTIMORE (AP) — Officials say helicopter with three people on board crashes near Baltimore airport; no fatalities.
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AP NewsAlert

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 02:03

BALTIMORE (AP) — Officials say helicopter with three people on board crashes near Baltimore airport; no fatalities.
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AP NewsAlert

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 02:03

BALTIMORE (AP) — Officials say helicopter with three people on board crashes near Baltimore airport; no fatalities.

Sean Parker plays coy as Screening Room VOD debate heats up

NBA - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 02:02

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The spotlight was on Sean Parker and the Screening Room at CinemaCon in Las Vegas this past week, but while the nation’s theater owners and studio executives mulled the implications of the proposed at-home viewing service, Parker played coy. When The Associated Press asked Parker about his latest venture at the […]
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Sean Parker plays coy as Screening Room VOD debate heats up

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 02:02

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The spotlight was on Sean Parker and the Screening Room at CinemaCon in Las Vegas this past week, but while the nation’s theater owners and studio executives mulled the implications of the proposed at-home viewing service, Parker played coy. When The Associated Press asked Parker about his latest venture at the […]
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Sean Parker plays coy as Screening Room VOD debate heats up

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 02:02

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The spotlight was on Sean Parker and the Screening Room at CinemaCon in Las Vegas this past week, but while the nation’s theater owners and studio executives mulled the implications of the proposed at-home viewing service, Parker played coy. When The Associated Press asked Parker about his latest venture at the […]

Bainbridge school security officer arrested after 911 hoax

NBA - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 01:56

Police determined that a 911 call about someone seen with a gun on the grounds of Bainbridge High School was a false report.
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