News aggregator

Answers to questions about Volkswagen dirty diesel deal

NBA - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 03:24

People who own one of 482,000 Volkswagen vehicles with 2-liter diesel engines will be able to sell them back to the company or have them fixed under terms of a deal announced Thursday by a federal judge. The owners also will get unspecified “substantial compensation” from the company, which has admitted to programming the cars […]
Categories: Sports Center

Answers to questions about Volkswagen dirty diesel deal

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 03:24

People who own one of 482,000 Volkswagen vehicles with 2-liter diesel engines will be able to sell them back to the company or have them fixed under terms of a deal announced Thursday by a federal judge. The owners also will get unspecified “substantial compensation” from the company, which has admitted to programming the cars […]
Categories: Sports Center

Answers to questions about Volkswagen dirty diesel deal

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 03:24

People who own one of 482,000 Volkswagen vehicles with 2-liter diesel engines will be able to sell them back to the company or have them fixed under terms of a deal announced Thursday by a federal judge. The owners also will get unspecified “substantial compensation” from the company, which has admitted to programming the cars […]

Strong quarter at Alaska Air sets stage for pending big deals

NBA - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 03:22

Alaska Air Group reported record first quarter earnings as it prepares for the acquisition of Virgin America and continues to expand its own network.
Categories: Sports Center

Strong quarter at Alaska Air sets stage for pending big deals

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 03:22

Alaska Air Group reported record first quarter earnings as it prepares for the acquisition of Virgin America and continues to expand its own network.
Categories: Sports Center

Strong quarter at Alaska Air sets stage for pending big deals

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 03:22

Alaska Air Group reported record first quarter earnings as it prepares for the acquisition of Virgin America and continues to expand its own network.

David Geffen gives $100 million to Museum of Modern Art

NBA - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 03:20

NEW YORK (AP) — New York’s Museum of Modern Art says it has received a $100 million gift from entertainment executive and philanthropist David Geffen. MoMA said Thursday that the money will be used for its renovation and expansion. Three floors of new galleries will be named The David Geffen Wing. In addition, a suite […]
Categories: Sports Center

David Geffen gives $100 million to Museum of Modern Art

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 03:20

NEW YORK (AP) — New York’s Museum of Modern Art says it has received a $100 million gift from entertainment executive and philanthropist David Geffen. MoMA said Thursday that the money will be used for its renovation and expansion. Three floors of new galleries will be named The David Geffen Wing. In addition, a suite […]
Categories: Sports Center

David Geffen gives $100 million to Museum of Modern Art

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 03:20

NEW YORK (AP) — New York’s Museum of Modern Art says it has received a $100 million gift from entertainment executive and philanthropist David Geffen. MoMA said Thursday that the money will be used for its renovation and expansion. Three floors of new galleries will be named The David Geffen Wing. In addition, a suite […]

NBA won’t speed up expansion even if Seattle’s proposed Sodo arena is ‘shovel ready’

NBA - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 03:19

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said Thursday that whether Chris Hansen’s proposed Sodo District arena in Seattle is ‘shovel ready is not a factor that we are considering in terms of whether we expand.’
Categories: Sports Center

NBA won’t speed up expansion even if Seattle’s proposed Sodo arena is ‘shovel ready’

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 03:19

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said Thursday that whether Chris Hansen’s proposed Sodo District arena in Seattle is ‘shovel ready is not a factor that we are considering in terms of whether we expand.’
Categories: Sports Center

NBA won’t speed up expansion even if Seattle’s proposed Sodo arena is ‘shovel ready’

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 03:19

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said Thursday that whether Chris Hansen’s proposed Sodo District arena in Seattle is ‘shovel ready is not a factor that we are considering in terms of whether we expand.’

The Latest: Sales of Prince's Music Soar After News of Death

Yahoo! Music News - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 03:18

FILE - In this Feb. 4, 2007 file photo, Prince performs during the halftime show at the Super Bowl XLI football game at Dolphin Stadium in Miami. Prince, widely acclaimed as one of the most inventive and influential musicians of his era with hits including "Little Red Corvette," ''Let's Go Crazy" and "When Doves Cry," was found dead at his home on Thursday, April 21, 2016, in suburban Minneapolis, according to his publicist. He was 57. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara, File)CHANHASSEN, Minn. (AP) — The Latest on the death of pop superstar Prince (all times local):


Categories: Yahoo! Music News

Two officials charged in Flint water crisis plead not guilty

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 03:17

The top of the Flint Water Plant tower is seen in Flint, MichiganTwo Michigan state officials criminally charged in an investigation into dangerous lead levels in the city of Flint's drinking water pleaded not guilty, a court spokeswoman said on Thursday. Stephen Busch and Michael Prysby, both Michigan Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ) officials, entered not guilty pleas on Wednesday, Dena Altheide, a court administrator with the 67th District Court of Genesee County in Flint, said in an email. Busch, 40, and Prysby, 53, were charged on Wednesday with five and six counts, respectively, including misconduct in office, tampering with evidence and violation of the Michigan Safe Drinking Water Act.


FBI head suggests agency paid more than $1M to access iPhone

NBA - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 03:17

WASHINGTON (AP) — FBI Director James Comey has hinted that the FBI paid more than $1 million to break into the locked iPhone used by one of the San Bernardino attackers. At an Aspen Security Forum event in London on Thursday, Comey said the FBI had paid an unidentified third-party more money than he’ll earn […]
Categories: Sports Center

FBI head suggests agency paid more than $1M to access iPhone

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 03:17

WASHINGTON (AP) — FBI Director James Comey has hinted that the FBI paid more than $1 million to break into the locked iPhone used by one of the San Bernardino attackers. At an Aspen Security Forum event in London on Thursday, Comey said the FBI had paid an unidentified third-party more money than he’ll earn […]
Categories: Sports Center

FBI head suggests agency paid more than $1M to access iPhone

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 03:17

WASHINGTON (AP) — FBI Director James Comey has hinted that the FBI paid more than $1 million to break into the locked iPhone used by one of the San Bernardino attackers. At an Aspen Security Forum event in London on Thursday, Comey said the FBI had paid an unidentified third-party more money than he’ll earn […]

Prince Is Dead at 57

New York Times Headlines - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 03:14
The prolific performer and songwriter transcended and remade funk, rock and R&B with hits like “Purple Rain” and “1999.” He died on Thursday at his studio and estate in Minnesota.

Chyna, Pro Wrestler Turned Reality TV Star, Is Dead at 46

New York Times Headlines - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 03:12
Born Joanie Laurer, she was initially not a fan of the sport but joined a wrestling school led by Killer Kowalski, a dominant figure from the 1950s to the 1970s.

Look back at the iconic career of Prince through the years

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 03:10

Look back at the iconic career of Prince through the yearsThe artist formerly known as Prince has died at age 57. Take a look back at his iconic career through the years in this gallery.