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Slow sales cause Honda to scrub natural gas, hybrid Civics

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 06/16/2015 - 04:46
DETROIT (AP) — Slow sales and falling gasoline prices have prompted Honda to stop selling gas-electric hybrid and natural gas-powered versions of its Civic compact car. The company also said that it will discontinue a plug-in rechargeable version of the midsize Accord. But it plans to roll out a new, more efficient version of the […]

Crystal Gayle, Lee Greenwood return to the Washington State Fair for Sept. 17 ... - The Olympian

Washington State News Wire - Tue, 06/16/2015 - 04:46

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Crystal Gayle, Lee Greenwood return to the Washington State Fair for Sept. 17 ...
The Olympian
Crystal Gayle and Lee Greenwood will perform Sept. 17 at the Washington State Fair, filling out the 2015 fair concert schedule. The two last performed at the fair in 1989. Along with platinum and gold albums, Gayle won the County Music Association's ...

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Crystal Gayle, Lee Greenwood return to the Washington State Fair fro Sept. 17 ... - TheNewsTribune.com

Washington State News Wire - Tue, 06/16/2015 - 04:45

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Crystal Gayle, Lee Greenwood return to the Washington State Fair fro Sept. 17 ...
TheNewsTribune.com
Crystal Gayle and Lee Greenwood will perform Sept. 17 at the Washington State Fair, filling out the 2015 fair concert schedule. The two last performed at the fair in 1989. Along with her platinum and gold albums, Gayle also won the County Music ...
Duran Duran with special guest Chic to perform at the state fair on Sept. 23Auburn Reporter

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Sikh college student wins battle with Army over hair, turban

NBA - Tue, 06/16/2015 - 04:40
MINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) — A Sikh college student from New York said Monday he is excited about a federal court decision that will permit him to enroll in the U.S. Army’s Reserve Officer Training Corps without shaving his beard, cutting his hair, or removing his turban. U.S. District Court Judge Amy Berman Jackson issued the […]
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Sikh college student wins battle with Army over hair, turban

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 06/16/2015 - 04:40
MINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) — A Sikh college student from New York said Monday he is excited about a federal court decision that will permit him to enroll in the U.S. Army’s Reserve Officer Training Corps without shaving his beard, cutting his hair, or removing his turban. U.S. District Court Judge Amy Berman Jackson issued the […]
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Sikh college student wins battle with Army over hair, turban

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 06/16/2015 - 04:40
MINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) — A Sikh college student from New York said Monday he is excited about a federal court decision that will permit him to enroll in the U.S. Army’s Reserve Officer Training Corps without shaving his beard, cutting his hair, or removing his turban. U.S. District Court Judge Amy Berman Jackson issued the […]

Georgia high court reverses conviction in day care shooting

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 06/16/2015 - 04:39

FILE - In this March 15, 2012 file photo, Hemy Neuman is escorted by DeKalb County Deputies after his sentencing during the his trial in the DeKalb County Courthouse, in Decatur, Ga. The Georgia Supreme Court has reversed the conviction of Neuman, who was involved in a love triangle that led to a killing outside an Atlanta-area preschool. The court announced the 6-1 decision involving Neuman in an opinion released Monday morning, June 15, 2015. (Jason Getz/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP, File)ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia's highest court on Monday reversed the murder conviction of a man imprisoned for killing a father who had just dropped off his son at preschool, renewing a criminal case that prosecutors said stemmed from a deadly love-triangle.


Decades in prison for man who laced birthday card with ricin

NBA - Tue, 06/16/2015 - 04:38
DOYLESTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A suburban Philadelphia man who sent a romantic rival a scratch-and-sniff birthday card laced with the deadly poison ricin was sentenced Monday to 20 to 40 years in prison. Nicholas Helman, 20, of Hatboro, wept as he said goodbye to his family after being sentenced in Bucks County Court, The Philadelphia […]
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Decades in prison for man who laced birthday card with ricin

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 06/16/2015 - 04:38
DOYLESTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A suburban Philadelphia man who sent a romantic rival a scratch-and-sniff birthday card laced with the deadly poison ricin was sentenced Monday to 20 to 40 years in prison. Nicholas Helman, 20, of Hatboro, wept as he said goodbye to his family after being sentenced in Bucks County Court, The Philadelphia […]
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Decades in prison for man who laced birthday card with ricin

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 06/16/2015 - 04:38
DOYLESTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A suburban Philadelphia man who sent a romantic rival a scratch-and-sniff birthday card laced with the deadly poison ricin was sentenced Monday to 20 to 40 years in prison. Nicholas Helman, 20, of Hatboro, wept as he said goodbye to his family after being sentenced in Bucks County Court, The Philadelphia […]

Philadelphia public schools to close at 12 p.m. on Tuesday

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 06/16/2015 - 04:36

Philadelphia public schools to close at 12 p.m. on TuesdayThe School District of Philadelphia says all schools will close at 12:00 p.m. on Tuesday, June 16th.


‘Why Grow Up?’ by Susan Neiman

New York Times Headlines - Tue, 06/16/2015 - 04:34
In her new book, the philosopher Susan Neiman takes on the predicament of maturity in an “infantile age” that dates back to the 18th century.







House committee chairman: Spin off air traffic control

NBA - Tue, 06/16/2015 - 04:33
WASHINGTON (AP) — The chairman of the House transportation committee said Monday he’ll introduce a bill that takes control of air traffic operations away from the government and places it under the control of a non-profit corporation run by airlines and other segments of the aviation industry. Keeping air traffic operations under government control would […]
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House committee chairman: Spin off air traffic control

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 06/16/2015 - 04:33
WASHINGTON (AP) — The chairman of the House transportation committee said Monday he’ll introduce a bill that takes control of air traffic operations away from the government and places it under the control of a non-profit corporation run by airlines and other segments of the aviation industry. Keeping air traffic operations under government control would […]
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House committee chairman: Spin off air traffic control

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 06/16/2015 - 04:33
WASHINGTON (AP) — The chairman of the House transportation committee said Monday he’ll introduce a bill that takes control of air traffic operations away from the government and places it under the control of a non-profit corporation run by airlines and other segments of the aviation industry. Keeping air traffic operations under government control would […]

‘How to Raise an Adult,’ by Julie Lythcott-Haims

New York Times Headlines - Tue, 06/16/2015 - 04:29
Julie Lythcott-Haims cautions against helicopter parenting that keeps kids from growing up.







Boston teens charged in shooting of youth on bicycle plead not guilty

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 06/16/2015 - 04:22
A pair of Boston teenagers charged with fatally shooting a 16-year-old as he rode his bicycle through a rough part of the city pleaded not guilty on Monday to charges after their mothers turned them in to police over the weekend. More than a dozen relatives of the pair, Dushawn Taylor-Gennis, 16, and Raeshawn Moody, 14, packed into the courtroom and wept as the two were charged as adults with murder and firearms violations. The pair appeared to be waiting for someone in the minutes before last week's shooting of Jonathan Dos Santos, 16, said Assistant District Attorney Jennifer Hickman, citing surveillance video.

Texas, Louisiana brace for Gulf of Mexico storm

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 06/16/2015 - 04:20
A tropical disturbance packing heavy rains in the Gulf of Mexico was slated to drench the coast of Texas weeks after floods killed about 30 people in the state, the National Weather Service said on Monday. Flash flood watches were in effect for central Texas and the Houston area, regions where flooding last month turned streets into rivers, submerged thousands of vehicles and led to swollen rivers that ripped scores of houses off their foundations. Outbound traffic from the Houston Ship Channel, the largest U.S. petrochemical port, was stopped on Monday to protect vessels from rough seas, officials said.

Wanted Sudan leader avoids SA arrest

BBC World News - Tue, 06/16/2015 - 04:19
Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir returns to Khartoum from South Africa, avoiding arrest over war crimes charges on an international warrant.
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Defense lawyer: More to ice cream shooting than state says

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 06/16/2015 - 04:18

This undated photo provided by the Frederick Police Department shows Larnell Lyles, who is accused of fatally shooting a Frederick, Md., ice cream truck driver as children stood in line. Lyles was ordered held without bail, Monday, June 15, 2015, on a first-degree murder charge in the slaying Saturday of 22-year-old Brandon Brown. (Frederick Police Department via AP)FREDERICK, Md. (AP) — A man charged with fatally shooting an ice cream truck driver as children waited in line shook his head from side to side Monday as a prosecutor described the apparently unprovoked attack at a bail review hearing.