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Felon charged with raping woman 12 hours after release

NBA - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 07:39

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A Los Angeles man has been charged with raping a woman less than 12 hours after he had been released from jail nearly a month early. Los Angeles County jail records show 27-year-old Edgar Alexander Lobos was released just after midnight Monday. At noon in a park the same day, police […]
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Felon charged with raping woman 12 hours after release

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 07:39

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A Los Angeles man has been charged with raping a woman less than 12 hours after he had been released from jail nearly a month early. Los Angeles County jail records show 27-year-old Edgar Alexander Lobos was released just after midnight Monday. At noon in a park the same day, police […]
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Felon charged with raping woman 12 hours after release

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 07:39

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A Los Angeles man has been charged with raping a woman less than 12 hours after he had been released from jail nearly a month early. Los Angeles County jail records show 27-year-old Edgar Alexander Lobos was released just after midnight Monday. At noon in a park the same day, police […]

US commander demoted over Iran incident

BBC World News - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 07:37
The US Navy demotes the commander of the 10 US sailors who in January entered Iranian territorial waters and were briefly detained.
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Maryland's Joint Base Andrews locked down after bomb threat

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 07:33
Joint Base Andrews in Maryland, the military facility in suburban Washington where the presidential aircraft Air Force One is based, was put on lockdown on Thursday after a woman claiming to have a bomb strapped to her chest arrived at the visitor's center. It warned base residents and personnel to avoid the area, where emergency responders remained. "We take every threat seriously," said Colonel Brad Hoagland, a base commander.

Brazil's new leader calls for trust

BBC World News - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 07:31
New interim President Michel Temer urges Brazil to trust in the country's capacity to rebuild the economy, after Dilma Rousseff is suspended.
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Hospital that treated man before stabbing bars contractor

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 07:30

Taunton, Mass., Mayor Thomas Hoye, Jr., right, speaks about Tuesday's stabbings at a Taunton home and shopping mall, Wednesday, May 11, 2016, in Fall River, Mass. Behind him are Taunton Police Chief Edward Walsh, left, and Bristol County District Attorney Thomas Quinn III. Arthur DaRosa, described by his family as mentally disturbed, went on a stabbing rampage hours after leaving a hospital. He killed two people and assaulted and stabbed others before being fatally shot by an off-duty sheriff's deputy at the Silver City Galleria mall. (Jack Foley/The Herald News of Fall River via AP) MANDATORY CREDITBOSTON (AP) — A hospital that treated a man before he fatally stabbed two people and wounded several others at a home and mall said Thursday that it was barring a state contractor that provides mental health evaluations.


The Latest: Man charged in 2-state rampage to stand trial

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 07:30
MONTGOMERY CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Latest on legal action against a Mexican national accused of killing five men in Kansas and Missouri in March (all times local):

2 teen boys sentenced for kidnapping Kennewick great-grandmother

NBA - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 07:29

Two teenagers have been sentenced to a combined 20 years in prison for abducting one of their great-grandmothers and driving with her in the trunk of her car for about 200 miles before she escaped.
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2 teen boys sentenced for kidnapping Kennewick great-grandmother

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 07:29

Two teenagers have been sentenced to a combined 20 years in prison for abducting one of their great-grandmothers and driving with her in the trunk of her car for about 200 miles before she escaped.
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2 teen boys sentenced for kidnapping Kennewick great-grandmother

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 07:29

Two teenagers have been sentenced to a combined 20 years in prison for abducting one of their great-grandmothers and driving with her in the trunk of her car for about 200 miles before she escaped.

Washington State Faces No Cannabis Crop Shortfall, Say UW Researchers - Leafly

Washington State News Wire - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 07:28

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Washington State Faces No Cannabis Crop Shortfall, Say UW Researchers
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A new study released by the Washington State Liquor and Cannabis Board in conjunction with the Cannabis Law and Policy Project (CLPP) at the University of Washington found that the current amount of cannabis grown by state-licensed producers should ...
UW marijuana study shows no need to expand growing space in stateThe Bellingham Herald
No Shortage Of Marijuana In Washington Say ResearchersBoise State Public Radio
UW study: state-licensed marijuana canopy enough to satisfy recreational and medical marketsUW Today

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Man accused in 2-state killing rampage to stand trial

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 07:27
MONTGOMERY CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Mexican national suspected of killing five men in a two-state crime rampage will stand trial in Missouri, a judge ruled Thursday.

U.S. judge holds Bangladesh diplomat, wife in default

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 07:26
A Manhattan federal judge on Thursday held a Bangladesh diplomat and his wife in default for willfully ignoring a lawsuit by a former domestic worker who claimed they forced him to work without pay in slavery-like conditions. U.S. District Judge Sidney Stein said Monirul Islam and Fahima Tahsina Prova acted with "sustained recalcitrance" in refusing for more than a year to attend depositions, turn over documents and otherwise cooperate in the lawsuit brought by the plaintiff Mashud Parves Rana. "A default judgment is harsh and is not imposed by this court without hesitation," Stein wrote.

State fisheries director Jim Unsworth issues statement on salmon season breakdown

NBA - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 07:23

Here is a statement from state Fish and Wildlife director Jim Unsworth regarding the breakdown in negotiations of Puget Sound salmon fishing seasons: “As you know, state fishery managers and treaty Indian tribes have been unable to agree on this year’s salmon and steelhead fisheries in Puget Sound. “Without an agreement, the state and tribes […]
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State fisheries director Jim Unsworth issues statement on salmon season breakdown

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 07:23

Here is a statement from state Fish and Wildlife director Jim Unsworth regarding the breakdown in negotiations of Puget Sound salmon fishing seasons: “As you know, state fishery managers and treaty Indian tribes have been unable to agree on this year’s salmon and steelhead fisheries in Puget Sound. “Without an agreement, the state and tribes […]
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State fisheries director Jim Unsworth issues statement on salmon season breakdown

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 07:23

Here is a statement from state Fish and Wildlife director Jim Unsworth regarding the breakdown in negotiations of Puget Sound salmon fishing seasons: “As you know, state fishery managers and treaty Indian tribes have been unable to agree on this year’s salmon and steelhead fisheries in Puget Sound. “Without an agreement, the state and tribes […]

Williams ate dog food before Rome win

BBC World News - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 07:22
Serena Williams made herself ill by eating dog food hours before reaching the last eight of the Italian Open in Rome.
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Mississippi burning suspect pleads guilty in Louisiana case

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 07:21
MONROE, La. (AP) — A man accused in the burning death of a north Mississippi teenager will head back there after pleading guilty in Louisiana on Thursday to a theft charge related to the death of another woman.

Letter from Africa: Kenyans beg for mercy

BBC World News - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 07:19
What a building disaster tells us about Kenyan society
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