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German minister rejects raising retirement age to 70

NBA - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 20:00

BERLIN (AP) — Germany’s labor minister is rejecting suggestions by conservatives, including the finance minister, that the retirement age should be raised to as late as 70. Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble recently suggested that working time should be coupled to rising life expectancy. The youth wing of his Christian Democrats separately said the retirement age […]
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German minister rejects raising retirement age to 70

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 20:00

BERLIN (AP) — Germany’s labor minister is rejecting suggestions by conservatives, including the finance minister, that the retirement age should be raised to as late as 70. Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble recently suggested that working time should be coupled to rising life expectancy. The youth wing of his Christian Democrats separately said the retirement age […]
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German minister rejects raising retirement age to 70

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 20:00

BERLIN (AP) — Germany’s labor minister is rejecting suggestions by conservatives, including the finance minister, that the retirement age should be raised to as late as 70. Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble recently suggested that working time should be coupled to rising life expectancy. The youth wing of his Christian Democrats separately said the retirement age […]

German minister rejects raising retirement age to 70

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 19:58
BERLIN (AP) — Germany's labor minister is rejecting suggestions by conservatives, including the finance minister, that the retirement age should be raised to as late as 70.

China police stop Western diplomats from visiting dissident

NBA - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 19:56

BEIJING (AP) — A Chinese lawyer said that police stopped five Western diplomats who were trying to visit her in Beijing on Saturday after she had been prevented from travelling to the United States to accept an award for her rights work. Ni Yulan was awarded the State Department’s International Women of Courage Award for […]
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China police stop Western diplomats from visiting dissident

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 19:56

BEIJING (AP) — A Chinese lawyer said that police stopped five Western diplomats who were trying to visit her in Beijing on Saturday after she had been prevented from travelling to the United States to accept an award for her rights work. Ni Yulan was awarded the State Department’s International Women of Courage Award for […]
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China police stop Western diplomats from visiting dissident

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 19:56

BEIJING (AP) — A Chinese lawyer said that police stopped five Western diplomats who were trying to visit her in Beijing on Saturday after she had been prevented from travelling to the United States to accept an award for her rights work. Ni Yulan was awarded the State Department’s International Women of Courage Award for […]

Thousands protest trade deal in Germany before Obama visit

NBA - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 19:25

HANNOVER, Germany (AP) — Thousands of demonstrators have turned out in the German city of Hannover to protest a planned U.S.-Europe free trade agreement, a day before President Barack Obama arrives. Police said Saturday that more than 20,000 people gathered for the demonstration. Many in Germany regard the planned Trans-Atlantic Trade and Investment Partnership, or […]
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Thousands protest trade deal in Germany before Obama visit

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 19:25

HANNOVER, Germany (AP) — Thousands of demonstrators have turned out in the German city of Hannover to protest a planned U.S.-Europe free trade agreement, a day before President Barack Obama arrives. Police said Saturday that more than 20,000 people gathered for the demonstration. Many in Germany regard the planned Trans-Atlantic Trade and Investment Partnership, or […]
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Thousands protest trade deal in Germany before Obama visit

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 19:25

HANNOVER, Germany (AP) — Thousands of demonstrators have turned out in the German city of Hannover to protest a planned U.S.-Europe free trade agreement, a day before President Barack Obama arrives. Police said Saturday that more than 20,000 people gathered for the demonstration. Many in Germany regard the planned Trans-Atlantic Trade and Investment Partnership, or […]

Thousands protest trade deal in Germany before Obama visit

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 19:23

Thousands of demonstrators protest against the planned Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership, TTIP, and the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement, CETA, ahead of the visit of United States President Barack Obama in Hannover, Germany, Saturday, April 23, 2016. (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber)HANNOVER, Germany (AP) — Thousands of demonstrators have turned out in the German city of Hannover to protest a planned U.S.-Europe free trade agreement, a day before President Barack Obama arrives.


Bangladesh Police Suspect Islamist Militants in Professor’s Killing

New York Times Headlines - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 19:16
Rezaul Karim Siddiquee, 61, a professor of English, was nearly beheaded in the attack near his home on Saturday, the police said.

AccuWeather: Morning Showers

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 19:11

 Morning ShowersMeteorologist Chris Sowers says the clouds will be slow to clear this afternoon. Warming up again next week!


Seoul: N. Korea Appears to Fire Submarine-Launched Missile

New York Times Headlines - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 19:03
South Korea says North Korea has fired what appeared to be a ballistic missile from a submarine off its northeast coast.

French police, protesters clash; 12 arrests in eastern Paris

NBA - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 19:02

PARIS (AP) — Overnight clashes between French police and about 100 people have led to 12 arrests in eastern Paris. The Paris police said the clashes took place from Friday night to early Saturday around the Place de la Republique on the sidelines of the “Night Rising” protest movement. A police car was set on […]
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French police, protesters clash; 12 arrests in eastern Paris

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 19:02

PARIS (AP) — Overnight clashes between French police and about 100 people have led to 12 arrests in eastern Paris. The Paris police said the clashes took place from Friday night to early Saturday around the Place de la Republique on the sidelines of the “Night Rising” protest movement. A police car was set on […]
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French police, protesters clash; 12 arrests in eastern Paris

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 19:02

PARIS (AP) — Overnight clashes between French police and about 100 people have led to 12 arrests in eastern Paris. The Paris police said the clashes took place from Friday night to early Saturday around the Place de la Republique on the sidelines of the “Night Rising” protest movement. A police car was set on […]

Seoul: N. Korea appears to fire submarine-launched missile

NBA - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 19:01

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea on Saturday fired what appeared to be a ballistic missile from a submarine off its northeast coast, South Korean defense officials said, Pyongyang’s latest effort to expand its military might in the face of pressure by its neighbors and Washington. The South Korean officials, who spoke on condition […]
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Seoul: N. Korea appears to fire submarine-launched missile

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 19:01

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea on Saturday fired what appeared to be a ballistic missile from a submarine off its northeast coast, South Korean defense officials said, Pyongyang’s latest effort to expand its military might in the face of pressure by its neighbors and Washington. The South Korean officials, who spoke on condition […]
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Seoul: N. Korea appears to fire submarine-launched missile

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 19:01

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea on Saturday fired what appeared to be a ballistic missile from a submarine off its northeast coast, South Korean defense officials said, Pyongyang’s latest effort to expand its military might in the face of pressure by its neighbors and Washington. The South Korean officials, who spoke on condition […]