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University of Wisconsin police search for man with knife

NBA - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 13:21

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — University of Wisconsin students were warned to avoid part of the campus in Madison after reports that a man with a knife grabbed two women, who were able to flee unharmed. Campus police public information officer Marc Lovicott says police received two separate reports Wednesday of women on campus being grabbed […]
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University of Wisconsin police search for man with knife

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 13:21

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — University of Wisconsin students were warned to avoid part of the campus in Madison after reports that a man with a knife grabbed two women, who were able to flee unharmed. Campus police public information officer Marc Lovicott says police received two separate reports Wednesday of women on campus being grabbed […]
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University of Wisconsin police search for man with knife

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 13:21

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — University of Wisconsin students were warned to avoid part of the campus in Madison after reports that a man with a knife grabbed two women, who were able to flee unharmed. Campus police public information officer Marc Lovicott says police received two separate reports Wednesday of women on campus being grabbed […]

BY THE NUMBERS: The toll from Japan’s twin earthquakes

NBA - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 13:20

TOKYO (AP) — The first of two back-to-back earthquakes struck the southern Japanese island of Kyushu one week ago Thursday night. Here is a look, by the numbers, at the quakes and their aftermath. ___ 48: Confirmed deaths from the earthquakes. ___ Most Read StoriesBrothers charged in Arlington slayings exchanged cars, got cash in Arizona, […]
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BY THE NUMBERS: The toll from Japan’s twin earthquakes

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 13:20

TOKYO (AP) — The first of two back-to-back earthquakes struck the southern Japanese island of Kyushu one week ago Thursday night. Here is a look, by the numbers, at the quakes and their aftermath. ___ 48: Confirmed deaths from the earthquakes. ___ Most Read StoriesBrothers charged in Arlington slayings exchanged cars, got cash in Arizona, […]
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BY THE NUMBERS: The toll from Japan’s twin earthquakes

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 13:20

TOKYO (AP) — The first of two back-to-back earthquakes struck the southern Japanese island of Kyushu one week ago Thursday night. Here is a look, by the numbers, at the quakes and their aftermath. ___ 48: Confirmed deaths from the earthquakes. ___ Most Read StoriesBrothers charged in Arlington slayings exchanged cars, got cash in Arizona, […]

University of Wisconsin police search for man with knife

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 13:19
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — University of Wisconsin students were warned to avoid part of the campus in Madison after reports that a man with a knife grabbed two women, who were able to flee unharmed.

Haley Barbour: GOP convention bounce more likely a dip

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 13:15

No matter who's nominated, Republican prospects likely hurt by contentious conclave ahead.

       

Beijing auto show showcases China’s SUV love affair

NBA - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 13:11

BEIJING (AP) — China’s love affair with SUVs is helping to cushion the blow of an unexpectedly painful slump in the rest of its crowded auto market. Sales of SUVs, seen as the safest option on China’s rough, chaotic roads, soared 52 percent last year. That helped the overall market grow 7.3 percent — a […]
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Beijing auto show showcases China’s SUV love affair

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 13:11

BEIJING (AP) — China’s love affair with SUVs is helping to cushion the blow of an unexpectedly painful slump in the rest of its crowded auto market. Sales of SUVs, seen as the safest option on China’s rough, chaotic roads, soared 52 percent last year. That helped the overall market grow 7.3 percent — a […]
Categories: Sports Center

Beijing auto show showcases China’s SUV love affair

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 13:11

BEIJING (AP) — China’s love affair with SUVs is helping to cushion the blow of an unexpectedly painful slump in the rest of its crowded auto market. Sales of SUVs, seen as the safest option on China’s rough, chaotic roads, soared 52 percent last year. That helped the overall market grow 7.3 percent — a […]

Great American Eclipse draws tourists to path of totality

NBA - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 13:07

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Where’s the best place to watch next year’s eclipse? If you’re thinking the grand open spaces of Wyoming, you have plenty of company. Hotel rooms across the Cowboy State are going, going, gone, well over a year before the arrival of the first total solar eclipse to be seen from the […]
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Great American Eclipse draws tourists to path of totality

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 13:07

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Where’s the best place to watch next year’s eclipse? If you’re thinking the grand open spaces of Wyoming, you have plenty of company. Hotel rooms across the Cowboy State are going, going, gone, well over a year before the arrival of the first total solar eclipse to be seen from the […]
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Great American Eclipse draws tourists to path of totality

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 13:07

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Where’s the best place to watch next year’s eclipse? If you’re thinking the grand open spaces of Wyoming, you have plenty of company. Hotel rooms across the Cowboy State are going, going, gone, well over a year before the arrival of the first total solar eclipse to be seen from the […]

VIDEO: 65 years, 1 Queen and 12 presidents

BBC World News - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 13:02
There have been 12 American presidents during the Queen's reign and in that time she's met nearly all of them.
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Police: Miami officer shoots man who kidnapped woman

NBA - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 12:54

MIAMI (AP) — Miami police say an officer fatally shot a shotgun-wielding man who had kidnapped a woman and forced her into the trunk of a vehicle. Det. Jennifer Capote of the Miami-Dade Police Department said in a statement that officers were dispatched Wednesday evening to a report of a woman who had been kidnapped […]
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Police: Miami officer shoots man who kidnapped woman

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 12:54

MIAMI (AP) — Miami police say an officer fatally shot a shotgun-wielding man who had kidnapped a woman and forced her into the trunk of a vehicle. Det. Jennifer Capote of the Miami-Dade Police Department said in a statement that officers were dispatched Wednesday evening to a report of a woman who had been kidnapped […]
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Police: Miami officer shoots man who kidnapped woman

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 12:54

MIAMI (AP) — Miami police say an officer fatally shot a shotgun-wielding man who had kidnapped a woman and forced her into the trunk of a vehicle. Det. Jennifer Capote of the Miami-Dade Police Department said in a statement that officers were dispatched Wednesday evening to a report of a woman who had been kidnapped […]

Stanford students reveal meal-cooking robot at Cool Expo

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 12:52

Stanford students reveal meal-cooking robot at Cool ExpoStanford graduate students held a Cool Expo event to reveal new technology, including a robot that may be able to cook you meals in the near future.


Gyrocopter pilot who landed on Capitol lawn sentenced to 4 months in prison

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 12:43

A Florida man who landed a gyrocopter on U.S. Capitol grounds was sentenced in federal court to 4 months in prison Thursday.