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The Latest: Activists accused of using fake licenses

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 00:27
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Latest on the indictment of two anti-abortion activists who made an undercover video of Planned Parenthood (all times local):

Your Tuesday Briefing: Hillary Clinton, Planned Parenthood, Novak Djokovic

New York Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 00:27
Here’s what you need to know to start your day.









Man drives 1,700 miles to get cat missing for 4 years

NBA - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 00:26

NEW BERN, N.C. (AP) — A cat named Hemi is back with his owner, who drove 1,700 miles from North Dakota to retrieve his lost-and-found pet. Multiple media outlets report Robert Connell drove from Bismarck to the Craven County, North Carolina, animal shelter to pick up Hemi on Monday. Connell says he decided to make […]
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Man drives 1,700 miles to get cat missing for 4 years

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 00:26

NEW BERN, N.C. (AP) — A cat named Hemi is back with his owner, who drove 1,700 miles from North Dakota to retrieve his lost-and-found pet. Multiple media outlets report Robert Connell drove from Bismarck to the Craven County, North Carolina, animal shelter to pick up Hemi on Monday. Connell says he decided to make […]
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Man drives 1,700 miles to get cat missing for 4 years

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 00:26

NEW BERN, N.C. (AP) — A cat named Hemi is back with his owner, who drove 1,700 miles from North Dakota to retrieve his lost-and-found pet. Multiple media outlets report Robert Connell drove from Bismarck to the Craven County, North Carolina, animal shelter to pick up Hemi on Monday. Connell says he decided to make […]

New York Today: New York Today: Your Local Glacier

New York Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 00:23
Tuesday: Passing the impassable, warmer weather, and snow geese.









Uber driver 'pulls gun' on passenger

BBC World News - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 00:15
An Uber driver in Florida admits to police that he drew a gun after a passenger said he felt sick in his car, despite the firm's firearms ban.
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Sanitation workers still working to clear snow off Queens streets

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 00:13

Sanitation workers still working to clear snow off Queens streetsThere has been plenty of kudos for New York City workers battling to clean up from the second most powerful snowstorm - ever. However, there have been pockets where the cleanup hasn't happened . Thousands of impassible snow mounds have left many Queens residents furious.


Police: Suspect sought for Rite Aid robbery in Olney

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 00:11

 Suspect sought for Rite Aid robbery in OlneyPolice are asking the public's help in identifying a suspect who robbed a Rite Aid pharmacy in Philadelphia's Olney section.


DuPont reports 4Q loss, steps up cost cuts ahead of Dow deal

NBA - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 00:10

DOVER, Del. (AP) — DuPont Co., pursuing a merger with Dow Chemical, tipped to a fourth-quarter loss as volumes declined and the strong dollar weighed on results. The company is ratcheting up spending cuts ahead of the deal, announcing it expects about $730 million in cost reductions by the end of the year. It’s laying […]
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DuPont reports 4Q loss, steps up cost cuts ahead of Dow deal

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 00:10

DOVER, Del. (AP) — DuPont Co., pursuing a merger with Dow Chemical, tipped to a fourth-quarter loss as volumes declined and the strong dollar weighed on results. The company is ratcheting up spending cuts ahead of the deal, announcing it expects about $730 million in cost reductions by the end of the year. It’s laying […]
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DuPont reports 4Q loss, steps up cost cuts ahead of Dow deal

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 00:10

DOVER, Del. (AP) — DuPont Co., pursuing a merger with Dow Chemical, tipped to a fourth-quarter loss as volumes declined and the strong dollar weighed on results. The company is ratcheting up spending cuts ahead of the deal, announcing it expects about $730 million in cost reductions by the end of the year. It’s laying […]

Belarus journalist says police beat him; gets fined

NBA - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 00:05

MINSK, Belarus (AP) — A journalist for an independent Belarusian news website who says he was beaten by police while covering a trial of opposition activists has been fined for failing to obey lawful orders. Pavel Dobrovolsky says he was trying to record video Monday of protesters who unfurled a banner at the trial when […]
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Belarus journalist says police beat him; gets fined

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 00:05

MINSK, Belarus (AP) — A journalist for an independent Belarusian news website who says he was beaten by police while covering a trial of opposition activists has been fined for failing to obey lawful orders. Pavel Dobrovolsky says he was trying to record video Monday of protesters who unfurled a banner at the trial when […]
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Belarus journalist says police beat him; gets fined

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 00:05

MINSK, Belarus (AP) — A journalist for an independent Belarusian news website who says he was beaten by police while covering a trial of opposition activists has been fined for failing to obey lawful orders. Pavel Dobrovolsky says he was trying to record video Monday of protesters who unfurled a banner at the trial when […]

Photos of the Day: Jan. 26, 2016

NBA - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 00:04

Explore the news of the day with these images from around the world.
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Photos of the Day: Jan. 26, 2016

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 00:04

Explore the news of the day with these images from around the world.
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Photos of the Day: Jan. 26, 2016

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 00:04

Explore the news of the day with these images from around the world.

Indian women march for 'right to pray'

BBC World News - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 00:04
Police in western India prevent hundreds of women from marching to a temple traditionally open only to men.
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NYC's pension operations need to be brought into 21st century: comptroller

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 00:02
The management and operations of New York City's public pension funds need to be brought "into the 21st century", the city's Comptroller said on Tuesday after releasing a report he commissioned on the bureau which runs the funds. The report on the Bureau of Asset Management, which oversees the investments of $160 billion of New York City pension funds, concluded that the unit's "current investment strategy presents a very high level of operational risk" and "an operational failure is increasingly likely". The report highlighted a number of flaws in the system, according to a summary by New York City Comptroller Scott Stringer.