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Renault revenue rises in first quarter as Europe recovers

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 02:24

PARIS (AP) — French carmaker Renault says its revenue rose 11.7 percent in the first quarter of the year, mainly thanks to the recovery of the European market. The company said Thursday that revenue hit 10.49 billion euros ($11.91 billion). Registrations reached 692,453 globally, a rise of 7.3 percent, which Renault said beat the world […]
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Renault revenue rises in first quarter as Europe recovers

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 02:24

PARIS (AP) — French carmaker Renault says its revenue rose 11.7 percent in the first quarter of the year, mainly thanks to the recovery of the European market. The company said Thursday that revenue hit 10.49 billion euros ($11.91 billion). Registrations reached 692,453 globally, a rise of 7.3 percent, which Renault said beat the world […]

Kurds and Syrian Forces Clash, Adding Wrinkle to War

New York Times Headlines - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 02:23
Kurdish militias and President Bashar al-Assad’s forces tend to avoid clashes, but skirmished Thursday in the de facto Kurdish autonomous region.

Renault revenue rises in first quarter as Europe recovers

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 02:22
PARIS (AP) — French carmaker Renault says its revenue rose 11.7 percent in the first quarter of the year, mainly thanks to the recovery of the European market.

Teen added to N. Carolina LGBT law's challenge after ruling

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 02:22
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A transgender high school student joined a lawsuit Thursday challenging a law that limits protections for LGBT people, just days after a federal appeals court sided with a transgender student in a Virginia case.

Outdoor writer Dave Graybill reports on Lower Yakima opening soon for spring chinook

NBA - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 02:21

Here is the latest fishing report from Dave Graybill, longtime Eastern Washington outdoor radio host and angler: Good news for spring salmon anglers in Central Washington is announcement of the opening of a season on the Lower Yakima River, starting on April 29. The return forecast is for 4,600 springers, which is 55 percent of the […]
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Outdoor writer Dave Graybill reports on Lower Yakima opening soon for spring chinook

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 02:21

Here is the latest fishing report from Dave Graybill, longtime Eastern Washington outdoor radio host and angler: Good news for spring salmon anglers in Central Washington is announcement of the opening of a season on the Lower Yakima River, starting on April 29. The return forecast is for 4,600 springers, which is 55 percent of the […]
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Outdoor writer Dave Graybill reports on Lower Yakima opening soon for spring chinook

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 02:21

Here is the latest fishing report from Dave Graybill, longtime Eastern Washington outdoor radio host and angler: Good news for spring salmon anglers in Central Washington is announcement of the opening of a season on the Lower Yakima River, starting on April 29. The return forecast is for 4,600 springers, which is 55 percent of the […]

Mexico proposes raising limit on decriminalized pot to 1 oz

NBA - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 02:20

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto says he will ask Congress to raise the limit on decriminalized marijuana for personal use to 28 grams, or about one ounce. Mexico had previously exempted from prosecution only five grams, or less than a fifth of an ounce. Pena Nieto’s proposal also would allow the […]
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Mexico proposes raising limit on decriminalized pot to 1 oz

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 02:20

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto says he will ask Congress to raise the limit on decriminalized marijuana for personal use to 28 grams, or about one ounce. Mexico had previously exempted from prosecution only five grams, or less than a fifth of an ounce. Pena Nieto’s proposal also would allow the […]
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Mexico proposes raising limit on decriminalized pot to 1 oz

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 02:20

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto says he will ask Congress to raise the limit on decriminalized marijuana for personal use to 28 grams, or about one ounce. Mexico had previously exempted from prosecution only five grams, or less than a fifth of an ounce. Pena Nieto’s proposal also would allow the […]

Man’s confession thrown out for his new double-murder trial

NBA - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 02:20

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A man serving two life sentences for killing his estranged wife and her boyfriend will get a new trial after the Florida Supreme Court ruled his confession shouldn’t have been heard by jurors. The court ruled Thursday that none of Michael McAdams’ confession can be used in his retrial for the […]
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Man’s confession thrown out for his new double-murder trial

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 02:20

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A man serving two life sentences for killing his estranged wife and her boyfriend will get a new trial after the Florida Supreme Court ruled his confession shouldn’t have been heard by jurors. The court ruled Thursday that none of Michael McAdams’ confession can be used in his retrial for the […]
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Man’s confession thrown out for his new double-murder trial

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 02:20

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A man serving two life sentences for killing his estranged wife and her boyfriend will get a new trial after the Florida Supreme Court ruled his confession shouldn’t have been heard by jurors. The court ruled Thursday that none of Michael McAdams’ confession can be used in his retrial for the […]

Woman sentenced to life in prison for Christmas Eve family massacre

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 02:18
Michele Anderson, 37, of Carnation, was convicted last month on six counts of aggravated first-degree murder, the King County prosecuting attorney's office said. A King County Superior Court jury found Anderson guilty of gunning down her brother, sister-in-law, their two children, ages 5 and 3, and her parents in the parents' home. Anderson's former boyfriend, Joseph McEnroe, was convicted almost a year ago in the murders and was sentenced to six life terms.

Man's confession thrown out for his new double-murder trial

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 02:18
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A man serving two life sentences for killing his estranged wife and her boyfriend will get a new trial after the Florida Supreme Court ruled his confession shouldn't have been heard by jurors.

Merkel lauds Turkey in dealing with Syria refugee crisis

NBA - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 02:17

EINDHOVEN, Netherlands (AP) — Despite increasing discord between the European Union and Turkey, German Chancellor Angela Merkel lauded Ankara’s commitment to deal with the Syrian refugee crisis and said her weekend trip to the Turkish-Syrian border will be used to raise all contentious issues between the two sides. At the end of a Netherlands-Germany summit, […]
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Merkel lauds Turkey in dealing with Syria refugee crisis

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 02:17

EINDHOVEN, Netherlands (AP) — Despite increasing discord between the European Union and Turkey, German Chancellor Angela Merkel lauded Ankara’s commitment to deal with the Syrian refugee crisis and said her weekend trip to the Turkish-Syrian border will be used to raise all contentious issues between the two sides. At the end of a Netherlands-Germany summit, […]
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Merkel lauds Turkey in dealing with Syria refugee crisis

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 02:17

EINDHOVEN, Netherlands (AP) — Despite increasing discord between the European Union and Turkey, German Chancellor Angela Merkel lauded Ankara’s commitment to deal with the Syrian refugee crisis and said her weekend trip to the Turkish-Syrian border will be used to raise all contentious issues between the two sides. At the end of a Netherlands-Germany summit, […]

Merkel lauds Turkey in dealing with Syria refugee crisis

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 02:15

German Chancellor Angela Merkel receives the International Four Freedoms Award during a ceremony in Middelburg, Netherlands, Thursday, April 21, 2016, as Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte, rear, watches. (AP Photo/Peter Dejong)EINDHOVEN, Netherlands (AP) — Despite increasing discord between the European Union and Turkey, German Chancellor Angela Merkel lauded Ankara's commitment to deal with the Syrian refugee crisis and said her weekend trip to the Turkish-Syrian border will be used to raise all contentious issues between the two sides.