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Taiwan legislature elects new speaker from victorious DPP

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 14:35

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwan’s legislature has elected a new speaker from the independence-leaning Democratic Progressive Party following its landslide victory in elections last month. Su Jia-chyuan on Monday became the first DPP speaker of the 113-seat body after the party trounced the ruling Nationalists in the polls, winning its first parliamentary majority. DPP presidential […]
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Taiwan legislature elects new speaker from victorious DPP

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 14:35

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwan’s legislature has elected a new speaker from the independence-leaning Democratic Progressive Party following its landslide victory in elections last month. Su Jia-chyuan on Monday became the first DPP speaker of the 113-seat body after the party trounced the ruling Nationalists in the polls, winning its first parliamentary majority. DPP presidential […]

Tuesday's forecast: Big storm for central U.S.

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 14:32

Find out the weather where you are and get a few tidbits of weather history

       

Ted Cruz gets major win over Donald Trump in Iowa

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 14:32

Iowa's evening caucuses set the contours of the race for GOP nomination.

       

‘Love Story’ actors return to Harvard 45 years later

NBA - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 14:29

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Actors Ali MacGraw and Ryan O’Neal are returning to Harvard University more than 45 years after the release of their 1970 classic “Love Story.” The duo, now in their 70s, will be reflecting on their careers Monday afternoon in a conversation moderated by arts journalist Alicia Anstead. MacGraw and O’Neal currently […]
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‘Love Story’ actors return to Harvard 45 years later

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 14:29

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Actors Ali MacGraw and Ryan O’Neal are returning to Harvard University more than 45 years after the release of their 1970 classic “Love Story.” The duo, now in their 70s, will be reflecting on their careers Monday afternoon in a conversation moderated by arts journalist Alicia Anstead. MacGraw and O’Neal currently […]
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‘Love Story’ actors return to Harvard 45 years later

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 14:29

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Actors Ali MacGraw and Ryan O’Neal are returning to Harvard University more than 45 years after the release of their 1970 classic “Love Story.” The duo, now in their 70s, will be reflecting on their careers Monday afternoon in a conversation moderated by arts journalist Alicia Anstead. MacGraw and O’Neal currently […]

Michael Feeney, 'tenacious journalist,' dies at 32

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 14:25
NEW YORK (AP) — Michael J. Feeney, a former reporter for The New York Daily News and former president of the New York Association of Black Journalists, died Sunday. He was 32.

Heart plays free concert in Santa Clara as part of Super Bowl festivities

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 14:23

Heart plays free concert in Santa Clara as part of Super Bowl festivitiesHeart headlined a free concert Sunday in Santa Clara where fans in the South Bay are kicked off their week-long Super Bowl party.


Despite loss in Washington State meet, swim team stays optimistic - Daily Nebraskan

Washington State News Wire - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 14:22

Daily Nebraskan

Despite loss in Washington State meet, swim team stays optimistic
Daily Nebraskan
Over the weekend, the Nebraska swimming and diving team took part in a two-day meet in Pullman, Washington, to take on the Washington State Cougars. When it was all said and done, Nebraska (6-3) found itself on the short end of a 266-106 margin.

Two GOPers feud over liquor cabinet

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 14:20

GOP challenger says incumbent treated Ohio statehouse like a frat house.

       

Minnesota governor hospitalized after fainting at event

NBA - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 14:09

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton was taken to a hospital for testing after fainting Sunday during an event in the Twin Cities suburb of Woodbury, his chief of staff said. Jaime Tincher said in a statement that Dayton felt “increased pressure in his lower back” while speaking at the volunteer recognition […]
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Minnesota governor hospitalized after fainting at event

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 14:09

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton was taken to a hospital for testing after fainting Sunday during an event in the Twin Cities suburb of Woodbury, his chief of staff said. Jaime Tincher said in a statement that Dayton felt “increased pressure in his lower back” while speaking at the volunteer recognition […]
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Minnesota governor hospitalized after fainting at event

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 14:09

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton was taken to a hospital for testing after fainting Sunday during an event in the Twin Cities suburb of Woodbury, his chief of staff said. Jaime Tincher said in a statement that Dayton felt “increased pressure in his lower back” while speaking at the volunteer recognition […]

Minnesota governor hospitalized after fainting at event

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 14:08
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton was taken to a hospital for testing after fainting Sunday during an event in the Twin Cities suburb of Woodbury, his chief of staff said.

Toyota to suspend production in Japan due to parts shortage

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 14:07
TOKYO (AP) — Toyota Motor Corp. said Monday it will suspend vehicle production in Japan for six days this month due to a shortage of parts.

Panthers coach feels like trailblazer

NBA - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 14:02

NFL Coach of the Year contender Ron Rivera and the Carolina Panthers are expected to have the support of the Hispanic community when they play the Denver Broncos in Super Bowl 50 next Sunday.
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Panthers coach feels like trailblazer

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 14:02

NFL Coach of the Year contender Ron Rivera and the Carolina Panthers are expected to have the support of the Hispanic community when they play the Denver Broncos in Super Bowl 50 next Sunday.
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Panthers coach feels like trailblazer

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 14:02

NFL Coach of the Year contender Ron Rivera and the Carolina Panthers are expected to have the support of the Hispanic community when they play the Denver Broncos in Super Bowl 50 next Sunday.

Alabama's Black Belt helped form Black Panther Party

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 14:02

The Black Power Movement has its roots in Alabama’s Black Belt.