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Mayor: Chicago to immediately adopt some police reform recommendations

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 11:18

Rahm Emanuel's move follows release of last week's scathing report by police task force.

       

Disney Channel to air movie marathon of classics

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 11:17

51 of Disney Channel's most popular original movies are coming your way. Prepare to binge.

       

Mexico: Petrochemical plant blast kills 3, injures over 60

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 11:14

 Petrochemical plant blast kills 3, injures over 60An explosion ripped through a petrochemical plant on the southern coast of the Gulf of Mexico on Wednesday, killing 3 people, injuring dozens and sending flames and a toxin-filled cloud into the air, officials said.


The Latest: Anchorage police ID 4 dead in plane crash

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 11:10
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The Latest on the crash of a small airplane just north of Anchorage (all times local):

Rats! Several big U.S. cities seeing surge in rodent complaints

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 11:10

Some residents of America’s great cities probably wouldn’t mind a visit from the Pied Piper right about now.

       

UN hears major differences on the approach to drug use

NBA - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 11:08

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Jamaica defended its decriminalization of possession of small amounts of marijuana. Iran said it seized 620 tons of different types of drugs last year and is helping protect the world from “the evils of addiction.” Cuba opposed the legalization of drugs or declaring them harmless. The first U.N. General Assembly special […]
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UN hears major differences on the approach to drug use

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 11:08

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Jamaica defended its decriminalization of possession of small amounts of marijuana. Iran said it seized 620 tons of different types of drugs last year and is helping protect the world from “the evils of addiction.” Cuba opposed the legalization of drugs or declaring them harmless. The first U.N. General Assembly special […]
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UN hears major differences on the approach to drug use

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 11:08

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Jamaica defended its decriminalization of possession of small amounts of marijuana. Iran said it seized 620 tons of different types of drugs last year and is helping protect the world from “the evils of addiction.” Cuba opposed the legalization of drugs or declaring them harmless. The first U.N. General Assembly special […]

Washington state auditor's fraud trial wraps up, case heads to jury - OregonLive.com

Washington State News Wire - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 11:08

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Washington state auditor's fraud trial wraps up, case heads to jury
OregonLive.com
The five-week fraud trial of Washington State Auditor Troy Kelley drew to a close Wednesday, with prosecutors calling it a "plain case of fraud and a cover-up" and the defense team describing it as a "disaster." "Someone who has done nothing wrong does ...
State Auditor Troy Kelley's fate now in hands of federal juryQ13 FOX
Judge dismisses 1 count against Washington state auditorNew Jersey Herald
The Latest: Washington Auditor Troy Kelley case goes to juryMyNorthwest.com

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Protesters march on Seattle’s Uncle Ike’s pot shop

NBA - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 11:07

The mostly African-American groups say the store is too close to a local church’s teen center.
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Protesters march on Seattle’s Uncle Ike’s pot shop

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 11:07

The mostly African-American groups say the store is too close to a local church’s teen center.
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Protesters march on Seattle’s Uncle Ike’s pot shop

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 11:07

The mostly African-American groups say the store is too close to a local church’s teen center.

Bodies recovered after 4 killed in Alaska small plane crash

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 11:05
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The bodies of four people killed when a small airplane crashed Wednesday and burst into flames have been recovered from a heavily wooded area north of Anchorage, officials said.

Common Cause calls for gift ban — for convention delegates

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 11:05

Group sends letters to candidates making the request

       

Postgame video and notes: Taijuan Walker and the Mariners’ bullpen deliver a near flawless performance

NBA - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 11:03

Postgame notes and video from the Mariners' 2-1 win over the Cleveland Indians on Wednesday night at Progressive Field
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Postgame video and notes: Taijuan Walker and the Mariners’ bullpen deliver a near flawless performance

Seattle Mariners - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 11:03

Postgame notes and video from the Mariners' 2-1 win over the Cleveland Indians on Wednesday night at Progressive Field
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Postgame video and notes: Taijuan Walker and the Mariners’ bullpen deliver a near flawless performance

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 11:03

Postgame notes and video from the Mariners' 2-1 win over the Cleveland Indians on Wednesday night at Progressive Field
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Postgame video and notes: Taijuan Walker and the Mariners’ bullpen deliver a near flawless performance

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 11:03

Postgame notes and video from the Mariners' 2-1 win over the Cleveland Indians on Wednesday night at Progressive Field

Future of Palestinian town bleak after Israel shuts quarries

NBA - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 11:03

BEIT FAJAR, West Bank (AP) — The future of the Palestinian town of Beit Fajar looks bleak after Israel’s military forced the shutdown of some three dozen quarries in the area, endangering 3,500 jobs and paralyzing the dominant local industry. Palestinian quarry owners and their lawyer say March 21 raids of the quarries by hundreds […]
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Future of Palestinian town bleak after Israel shuts quarries

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 11:03

BEIT FAJAR, West Bank (AP) — The future of the Palestinian town of Beit Fajar looks bleak after Israel’s military forced the shutdown of some three dozen quarries in the area, endangering 3,500 jobs and paralyzing the dominant local industry. Palestinian quarry owners and their lawyer say March 21 raids of the quarries by hundreds […]
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