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Scott Brown shares lead in San Diego

NBA - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 12:56

Scott Brown finished the South Course at Torrey Pines with eight birdies over his last 11 holes for a 6-under 66, giving him a share of the lead with Andrew Loupe at the Farmers Insurance Open in San Diego.
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Scott Brown shares lead in San Diego

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 12:56

Scott Brown finished the South Course at Torrey Pines with eight birdies over his last 11 holes for a 6-under 66, giving him a share of the lead with Andrew Loupe at the Farmers Insurance Open in San Diego.
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Scott Brown shares lead in San Diego

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 12:56

Scott Brown finished the South Course at Torrey Pines with eight birdies over his last 11 holes for a 6-under 66, giving him a share of the lead with Andrew Loupe at the Farmers Insurance Open in San Diego.

In Vietnam, where politics and daily life rarely mix

BBC World News - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 12:55
A brutal power struggle that left a dynamic city untouched
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UN: Somali Cabinet has agreed on model for elections in 2016

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 12:52
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. envoy for Somalia said the Cabinet agreed Thursday on a model for elections later this year, calling the long-awaited decision "an important milestone" for the impoverished Horn of Africa nation grappling with Islamic extremist insurgents.

AP FACT CHECK: GOP claims on carpet bombs, Kurds and economy

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 12:47

Republican presidential candidate Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, left, answers a question as Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., center, listens and former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush, right, looks on during a Republican presidential primary debate, Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016, in Des Moines, Iowa. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican presidential contenders let fly with some inaccuracies when they badmouthed the Obama administration on health care, military readiness and pay for construction workers in their latest debate.


FBI releases footage of Oregon shooting

BBC World News - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 12:45
Robert "LaVoy" Finicum, the Oregon militiaman killed by police on Tuesday, reached for a handgun before he was shot, the FBI says.
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Spanish princess to face tax fraud trial

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 12:44

MADRID - A court official says Spain’s Princess Cristina will face trial for tax fraud in a corruption trial that also ensnared her husband ...

       

Jefferson Airplane co-founder Paul Kantner dies at age 74

NBA - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 12:44

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Paul Kantner, an original member of the 1960s rock group Jefferson Airplane who stayed with the San Francisco-based band through its transformation from hippies to hit makers as the eventual leader of successor group Jefferson Starship, has died at age 74. Kantner, who drew upon his passion for politics and science […]
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Jefferson Airplane co-founder Paul Kantner dies at age 74

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 12:44

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Paul Kantner, an original member of the 1960s rock group Jefferson Airplane who stayed with the San Francisco-based band through its transformation from hippies to hit makers as the eventual leader of successor group Jefferson Starship, has died at age 74. Kantner, who drew upon his passion for politics and science […]
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Jefferson Airplane co-founder Paul Kantner dies at age 74

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 12:44

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Paul Kantner, an original member of the 1960s rock group Jefferson Airplane who stayed with the San Francisco-based band through its transformation from hippies to hit makers as the eventual leader of successor group Jefferson Starship, has died at age 74. Kantner, who drew upon his passion for politics and science […]

Jefferson Airplane co-founder Paul Kantner dies at age 74

NBA - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 12:38

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Paul Kantner, an original member of the seminal 1960s rock band Jefferson Airplane and the eventual leader of successor group Jefferson Starship, has died at age 74. Kantner, who had survived close brushes with death as a younger man and recovered from a heart attack last year, died at a San […]
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Jefferson Airplane co-founder Paul Kantner dies at age 74

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 12:38

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Paul Kantner, an original member of the seminal 1960s rock band Jefferson Airplane and the eventual leader of successor group Jefferson Starship, has died at age 74. Kantner, who had survived close brushes with death as a younger man and recovered from a heart attack last year, died at a San […]
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Jefferson Airplane co-founder Paul Kantner dies at age 74

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 12:38

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Paul Kantner, an original member of the seminal 1960s rock band Jefferson Airplane and the eventual leader of successor group Jefferson Starship, has died at age 74. Kantner, who had survived close brushes with death as a younger man and recovered from a heart attack last year, died at a San […]

West report OK'd, stricter ammonium nitrate standards urged

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 12:37
WACO, Texas (AP) — Federal regulators approved a report Thursday that found inadequate emergency response coordination and training and careless storage of potentially explosive materials contributed to a catastrophic 2013 blast at a Texas fertilizer plant.

In Iowa push, Sanders expands criticism of Clinton's record

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 12:34

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., and his wife Jane Sanders wave to the crowd during a campaign rally at the Burlington Memorial Center, on Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016, in Burlington, Iowa. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)BURLINGTON, Iowa (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders ramped up his criticism of Hillary Clinton's ties to Wall Street and history of evolving on issues, seeking an upset victory in Monday's first-in-the-nation Iowa caucuses.


10 years later, family anguishes over vanished mom

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 12:30

In 2006, a New York mother ran an errand and never came home.

       

Chinese ship with advanced sonar to search for Flight 370

NBA - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 12:30

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — An official says a Chinese ship equipped with advanced sonar equipment will join the search for the Malaysian airliner that disappeared in the southern Indian Ocean almost two years ago. Australian Deputy Prime Minister Warren Truss said in a statement Friday the ship will leave Singapore on Sunday and join the […]
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Chinese ship with advanced sonar to search for Flight 370

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 12:30

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — An official says a Chinese ship equipped with advanced sonar equipment will join the search for the Malaysian airliner that disappeared in the southern Indian Ocean almost two years ago. Australian Deputy Prime Minister Warren Truss said in a statement Friday the ship will leave Singapore on Sunday and join the […]
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