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Floating nuke plants planned for China’s man-made islands

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 06:01

State-owned China Shipbuilding Industry plans to build a fleet of floating nuclear-power plants to provide electricity to remote locations, including offshore oil platforms and the disputed man-made islands.

Teenager says Uber driver sexually assaulted her

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 06:00
HONOLULU (AP) — A man who worked as an Uber driver is charged in the sexual assault of a 16-year-old passenger in Hawaii.

Seattle-based Sherpa readies for another Everest climbing season

NBA - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 06:00

A year after last April’s earthquake in Nepal, Seattle resident and famous Everest guide Lakpa Rita is back at base camp, ready for another climbing season.
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Seattle-based Sherpa readies for another Everest climbing season

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 06:00

A year after last April’s earthquake in Nepal, Seattle resident and famous Everest guide Lakpa Rita is back at base camp, ready for another climbing season.
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Seattle-based Sherpa readies for another Everest climbing season

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 06:00

A year after last April’s earthquake in Nepal, Seattle resident and famous Everest guide Lakpa Rita is back at base camp, ready for another climbing season.

State agencies work to feed, support Washington's bees - The Olympian

Washington State News Wire - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 05:59

The Olympian

State agencies work to feed, support Washington's bees
The Olympian
Though state officials and beekeepers said pesticides aren't a major bee killer in Washington state, the Capitol grounds managers did move recently to stop using herbicides that kill dandelions, which are a prime bee food, said Brent Chapman ...

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Man charged with DUI after pedestrian struck in Burlington County

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 05:53

Man charged with DWI after pedestrian struck in Burlington CountyPolice say a man has been charged with DWI after an auto pedestrian accident in Burlington County.


Would you want a house built from trees in Chernobyl’s forest?

NBA - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 05:50

Lumber from Chernobyl, while not exactly glowing in the dark, would pose risks to anybody living in a house made from it.
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Would you want a house built from trees in Chernobyl’s forest?

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 05:50

Lumber from Chernobyl, while not exactly glowing in the dark, would pose risks to anybody living in a house made from it.
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Would you want a house built from trees in Chernobyl’s forest?

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 05:50

Lumber from Chernobyl, while not exactly glowing in the dark, would pose risks to anybody living in a house made from it.

Mourners urged to remember slain University of Texas student

NBA - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 05:50

BEAVERTON, Ore. (AP) — The family of a slain 18-year-old University of Texas student urged mourners at a funeral on Saturday to remember the young woman’s joyful life, not just the way it ended. Haruka Weiser’s 16-year-old brother, Noboru, spoke on behalf of the family during the funeral in Beaverton, Oregon, recalling sleepovers, good-natured teasing […]
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Mourners urged to remember slain University of Texas student

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 05:50

BEAVERTON, Ore. (AP) — The family of a slain 18-year-old University of Texas student urged mourners at a funeral on Saturday to remember the young woman’s joyful life, not just the way it ended. Haruka Weiser’s 16-year-old brother, Noboru, spoke on behalf of the family during the funeral in Beaverton, Oregon, recalling sleepovers, good-natured teasing […]
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Mourners urged to remember slain University of Texas student

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 05:50

BEAVERTON, Ore. (AP) — The family of a slain 18-year-old University of Texas student urged mourners at a funeral on Saturday to remember the young woman’s joyful life, not just the way it ended. Haruka Weiser’s 16-year-old brother, Noboru, spoke on behalf of the family during the funeral in Beaverton, Oregon, recalling sleepovers, good-natured teasing […]

Mourners urged to remember slain University of Texas student

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 05:48
BEAVERTON, Ore. (AP) — The family of a slain 18-year-old University of Texas student urged mourners at a funeral on Saturday to remember the young woman's joyful life, not just the way it ended.

DeGrom returns to Mets after infant son’s health scare

NBA - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 05:46

ATLANTA (AP) — Jacob deGrom has returned to the New York Mets and says all is well with his infant son Jaxon following a scare deGrom revealed was a breathing problem. DeGrom will start on Sunday against the Atlanta Braves after missing one turn because of a sore right lat muscle and another start due […]
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DeGrom returns to Mets after infant son’s health scare

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 05:46

ATLANTA (AP) — Jacob deGrom has returned to the New York Mets and says all is well with his infant son Jaxon following a scare deGrom revealed was a breathing problem. DeGrom will start on Sunday against the Atlanta Braves after missing one turn because of a sore right lat muscle and another start due […]
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DeGrom returns to Mets after infant son’s health scare

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 05:46

ATLANTA (AP) — Jacob deGrom has returned to the New York Mets and says all is well with his infant son Jaxon following a scare deGrom revealed was a breathing problem. DeGrom will start on Sunday against the Atlanta Braves after missing one turn because of a sore right lat muscle and another start due […]

The Latest: Daughter: Mom was with me during dad's rampage

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 05:44

This undated photo provided by courtesy of WRDW/WAGT Augusta and Columbia County Sheriff's Office shows Wayne Anthony Hawes. Georgia authorities say a man suspected in two shootings that left multiple people dead has been found dead of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound. Captain Andy Shedd with the Columbia County Sheriff's office says 50-year-old Hawes' body was recovered Saturday by authorities in his northeastern Georgia home. (WRDW/WAGT Augusta/Columbia County Sheriff's Office via AP)APPLING, Ga. (AP) — The Latest on shootings in Georgia that left five people dead, plus a suspect who apparently killed himself (all times local):


With surge in computer-science majors, state colleges struggle to keep pace

NBA - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 05:34

Colleges and universities around the state are finding it hard to keep up with a fast-growing appetite for computer-science courses.
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With surge in computer-science majors, state colleges struggle to keep pace

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 05:34

Colleges and universities around the state are finding it hard to keep up with a fast-growing appetite for computer-science courses.
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