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Man charged with raping woman hours after leaving jail early

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 21:51

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A Los Angeles man has been charged with raping a woman in a city park 12 hours after being released from jail nearly two months early. Edgar Alexander Lobos, 27, left a Los Angeles County jail just after midnight Sunday, according to police and court records. Around noon Monday, Lobos pointed […]

Man charged with raping woman hours after leaving jail early

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 21:50
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A Los Angeles man has been charged with raping a woman in a city park 12 hours after being released from jail nearly two months early.

Markets Right Now: Indexes little changed on Wall Street

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 21:44

People on bicycle wait for a traffic light to change near an electronic stock board showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index at a securities firm in Tokyo, Friday, May 13, 2016. Most Asian stock markets headed lower on Friday as investors evaluated the latest set of corporate earnings and awaited a slew of U.S. and Chinese economic data. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on financial developments in financial markets (all times local):


Box of human ashes found on side of road in Alabama

NBA - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 21:44

FLORALA, Ala. (AP) — A southern Alabama police department is trying to return a box of human ashes found on the side of a road to its owner. Florala Police Chief Sunny Bedsole tells Al.com (http://bit.ly/1OrrKVh) that a couple of weeks ago, a power line crew contracted by Alabama Power found a small pine box […]
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Box of human ashes found on side of road in Alabama

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 21:44

FLORALA, Ala. (AP) — A southern Alabama police department is trying to return a box of human ashes found on the side of a road to its owner. Florala Police Chief Sunny Bedsole tells Al.com (http://bit.ly/1OrrKVh) that a couple of weeks ago, a power line crew contracted by Alabama Power found a small pine box […]
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Box of human ashes found on side of road in Alabama

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 21:44

FLORALA, Ala. (AP) — A southern Alabama police department is trying to return a box of human ashes found on the side of a road to its owner. Florala Police Chief Sunny Bedsole tells Al.com (http://bit.ly/1OrrKVh) that a couple of weeks ago, a power line crew contracted by Alabama Power found a small pine box […]

Russia 'behind German parliament hack'

BBC World News - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 21:43
Germany's domestic intelligence agency accuses Russia of being behind a series of cyber attacks on German state computer systems.
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Box of human ashes found on side of road in Alabama

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 21:42
FLORALA, Ala. (AP) — A southern Alabama police department is trying to return a box of human ashes found on the side of a road to its owner.

Danish newspaper to pay damages to 2 kidnapped seamen

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 21:37
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — A Danish court has ordered the tabloid Ekstra Bladet to pay 300,000 kroner ($46,000) each in damages to two seamen who were taken hostage in Somalia.

Lowe’s gets approval from Canadian regulators to buy Rona

NBA - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 21:33

NEW YORK (AP) — Lowe’s said Friday that it received approval from Canadian regulators to buy rival home improvement retailer Rona. The company said it expects the deal to close next week. Lowe’s, based in Mooresville, North Carolina, announced it was buying Rona in February for about $2.3 billion. It previously tried to buy Rona […]
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Lowe’s gets approval from Canadian regulators to buy Rona

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 21:33

NEW YORK (AP) — Lowe’s said Friday that it received approval from Canadian regulators to buy rival home improvement retailer Rona. The company said it expects the deal to close next week. Lowe’s, based in Mooresville, North Carolina, announced it was buying Rona in February for about $2.3 billion. It previously tried to buy Rona […]
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Lowe’s gets approval from Canadian regulators to buy Rona

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 21:33

NEW YORK (AP) — Lowe’s said Friday that it received approval from Canadian regulators to buy rival home improvement retailer Rona. The company said it expects the deal to close next week. Lowe’s, based in Mooresville, North Carolina, announced it was buying Rona in February for about $2.3 billion. It previously tried to buy Rona […]

Pope to visit genocide memorial during June trip to Armenia

NBA - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 21:31

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis’ trip to Armenia in June will include a visit to the genocide memorial complex, a monastery stop in the city of Gyumeri and a meeting with the president. The Vatican released details of the June 24-25 trip on Friday. The three-day visit comes a year after the pope sparked […]
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Pope to visit genocide memorial during June trip to Armenia

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 21:31

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis’ trip to Armenia in June will include a visit to the genocide memorial complex, a monastery stop in the city of Gyumeri and a meeting with the president. The Vatican released details of the June 24-25 trip on Friday. The three-day visit comes a year after the pope sparked […]
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Pope to visit genocide memorial during June trip to Armenia

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 21:31

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis’ trip to Armenia in June will include a visit to the genocide memorial complex, a monastery stop in the city of Gyumeri and a meeting with the president. The Vatican released details of the June 24-25 trip on Friday. The three-day visit comes a year after the pope sparked […]

Construction crane bringing change to Pike Place Market

NBA - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 21:30

Sketched May 10, 2016 No reason to panic. That big crane towering over Pike Place Market doesn’t mean a giant tower is going to block one of the most iconic views in Seattle. It’s there for the construction of the market expansion that started last summer. (You may remember these sketches of how the site […]
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Construction crane bringing change to Pike Place Market

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 21:30

Sketched May 10, 2016 No reason to panic. That big crane towering over Pike Place Market doesn’t mean a giant tower is going to block one of the most iconic views in Seattle. It’s there for the construction of the market expansion that started last summer. (You may remember these sketches of how the site […]
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Construction crane bringing change to Pike Place Market

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 21:30

Sketched May 10, 2016 No reason to panic. That big crane towering over Pike Place Market doesn’t mean a giant tower is going to block one of the most iconic views in Seattle. It’s there for the construction of the market expansion that started last summer. (You may remember these sketches of how the site […]

Literacy foundation named in honor of church shooting victim

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 21:25
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — A literacy foundation has been formed in honor of one of the victims of the Charleston church shootings who worked as a librarian more than 30 years.

GM's Opel to appear before German diesel emissions panel

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 21:23
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — The German transport ministry says General Motors' Opel division has been asked to appear before a commission looking into diesel emissions controls after an environmental group claimed two of its models are able to reduce pollution controls.