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Police: Stepfather admits to killing 4-year-old, says sibling not involved

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 22:45

 Father admits to shooting, killing 4-year-old; says sibling not involvedA man has admitted to accidentally shooting and killing his 4-year-old stepdaughter in the Kensington section of Philadelphia after it was originally believed her 5-year-old sibling pulled the trigger.


Golan Heights 'forever Israeli' - PM

BBC World News - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 22:41
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu pledges that the occupied Golan Heights will forever stay in Israeli hands.
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Jordan says Brotherhood offices raided due to police mix-up

NBA - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 22:34

AMMAN, Jordan (AP) — The Jordanian government says security forces mistakenly raided the headquarters of the kingdom’s largest Muslim Brotherhood group after confusing it with the offices of an outlawed organization. Government spokesman Mohammed al-Momani says security forces on Sunday stormed the Islamic Action Front offices after they “mixed up” the IAF headquarters with those […]
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Jordan says Brotherhood offices raided due to police mix-up

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 22:34

AMMAN, Jordan (AP) — The Jordanian government says security forces mistakenly raided the headquarters of the kingdom’s largest Muslim Brotherhood group after confusing it with the offices of an outlawed organization. Government spokesman Mohammed al-Momani says security forces on Sunday stormed the Islamic Action Front offices after they “mixed up” the IAF headquarters with those […]
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Jordan says Brotherhood offices raided due to police mix-up

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 22:34

AMMAN, Jordan (AP) — The Jordanian government says security forces mistakenly raided the headquarters of the kingdom’s largest Muslim Brotherhood group after confusing it with the offices of an outlawed organization. Government spokesman Mohammed al-Momani says security forces on Sunday stormed the Islamic Action Front offices after they “mixed up” the IAF headquarters with those […]

Your Weekend Briefing

New York Times Headlines - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 22:33
Here are the week’s top stories, and a look ahead.

Trump’s rants risk annoying those who may decide nomination

NBA - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 22:29

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Donald Trump’s relentless assault on the rules that govern how Republicans choose their nominee is coming far too late to change what even what defenders acknowledge is a complicated selection system. He seems to know it, too. Instead, his railing against a “rigged” process appears aimed at amplifying his central […]
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Trump’s rants risk annoying those who may decide nomination

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 22:29

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Donald Trump’s relentless assault on the rules that govern how Republicans choose their nominee is coming far too late to change what even what defenders acknowledge is a complicated selection system. He seems to know it, too. Instead, his railing against a “rigged” process appears aimed at amplifying his central […]
Categories: Sports Center

Trump’s rants risk annoying those who may decide nomination

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 22:29

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Donald Trump’s relentless assault on the rules that govern how Republicans choose their nominee is coming far too late to change what even what defenders acknowledge is a complicated selection system. He seems to know it, too. Instead, his railing against a “rigged” process appears aimed at amplifying his central […]

Pregame: Mariners go for a sweep at Yankee Stadium

NBA - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 22:17

Pregame notes and lineups for the Mariners game vs. the Yankees on Sunday at Yankee Stadium.
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Pregame: Mariners go for a sweep at Yankee Stadium

Seattle Mariners - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 22:17

Pregame notes and lineups as the Mariners go for a three-game sweep of the Yankees on Sunday at Yankee Stadium.
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Pregame: Mariners go for a sweep at Yankee Stadium

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 22:17

Pregame notes and lineups for the Mariners game vs. the Yankees on Sunday at Yankee Stadium.
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Pregame: Mariners go for a sweep at Yankee Stadium

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 22:17

Pregame notes and lineups for the Mariners game vs. the Yankees on Sunday at Yankee Stadium.

We all lie, scientists say, but politicians even more so

NBA - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 22:12

WASHINGTON (AP) — This is the season of lies. We watch with fascination as candidates for the world’s most powerful job trade falsehoods and allegations of dishonesty. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump routinely calls rival Ted Cruz “Lyin’ Ted.” Cruz retorts: “Falsely accusing someone of lying is itself a lie and something Donald does daily.” […]
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We all lie, scientists say, but politicians even more so

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 22:12

WASHINGTON (AP) — This is the season of lies. We watch with fascination as candidates for the world’s most powerful job trade falsehoods and allegations of dishonesty. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump routinely calls rival Ted Cruz “Lyin’ Ted.” Cruz retorts: “Falsely accusing someone of lying is itself a lie and something Donald does daily.” […]
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We all lie, scientists say, but politicians even more so

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 22:12

WASHINGTON (AP) — This is the season of lies. We watch with fascination as candidates for the world’s most powerful job trade falsehoods and allegations of dishonesty. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump routinely calls rival Ted Cruz “Lyin’ Ted.” Cruz retorts: “Falsely accusing someone of lying is itself a lie and something Donald does daily.” […]

We all lie, scientists say, but politicians even more so

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 22:10

FILE - In this June 12, 2007, file photo, students learn to administer polygraph exams at the Latin American Polygraph Institute in Bogota, Colombia. Scientists say we all lie, and this year, politicians are bending the truth big time, with real consequences. By studying how and why we deceive, the experts say they can help us better understand the 2016 election season. (AP Photo/Fernando Vergara, File)WASHINGTON (AP) — This is the season of lies.


A bust hits the Oil Patch as rest of nation enjoys cheap gas

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 22:08
HOUMA, La. (AP) — It might sound strange, but the penny-pinching folks in Louisiana's Oil Patch can't wait for the price of gasoline to go back up.

Prison historic site takes hard look at mass incarceration

NBA - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 22:06

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — An old penitentiary-turned-historic-site that becomes a haunted house attraction each Halloween and provides a look back on a bygone era of corrections is taking a new direction with a hard look at today’s prisons and America’s high rate of incarceration. Philadelphia’s Eastern State Penitentiary opened in 1829 with the belief that criminals […]
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Prison historic site takes hard look at mass incarceration

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 22:06

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — An old penitentiary-turned-historic-site that becomes a haunted house attraction each Halloween and provides a look back on a bygone era of corrections is taking a new direction with a hard look at today’s prisons and America’s high rate of incarceration. Philadelphia’s Eastern State Penitentiary opened in 1829 with the belief that criminals […]
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