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Ukraine, Russia reach deal to release pilot, Poroshenko says

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 19:38

MOSCOW (AP) — Ukraine and Russia have reached a deal to release a jailed Ukrainian pilot, President Petro Poroshenko said Tuesday, without elaborating if it would entail a swap for two Russian servicemen convicted by Kiev. Nadezhda Savchenko was sentenced to 22 years in prison in Russia last month for her alleged role in the […]

Trump wins big in New York, will score huge delegate haul

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 19:37

GOP front-runner looks to take most of his home state's 95 delegates

       

Police: Body of missing Florida priest found in Georgia

NBA - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 19:37

ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. (AP) — The weeklong search for a missing Florida priest ended in rural east Georgia when authorities found what they believe to be the body of the Rev. Rene Wayne Robert. St. Johns County Sheriff David Shoar made the announcement Monday night in St. Augustine, where 71-year-old Robert was a senior priest […]
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Police: Body of missing Florida priest found in Georgia

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 19:37

ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. (AP) — The weeklong search for a missing Florida priest ended in rural east Georgia when authorities found what they believe to be the body of the Rev. Rene Wayne Robert. St. Johns County Sheriff David Shoar made the announcement Monday night in St. Augustine, where 71-year-old Robert was a senior priest […]
Categories: Sports Center

Police: Body of missing Florida priest found in Georgia

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 19:37

ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. (AP) — The weeklong search for a missing Florida priest ended in rural east Georgia when authorities found what they believe to be the body of the Rev. Rene Wayne Robert. St. Johns County Sheriff David Shoar made the announcement Monday night in St. Augustine, where 71-year-old Robert was a senior priest […]

Obama's $1.9 billion Zika request: 'Slush fund,' or needed flexibility?

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 19:35

The $1.9 billion Zika funding request gives the president extraordinary authority over how to spend the money.

       

Japan’s Asahi to buy Peroni, Grolsch brands from AB InBev

NBA - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 19:35

BRUSSELS (AP) — Japanese drinks group Asahi says it has reached an agreement with brewing giant Anheuser-Busch InBev to buy the Peroni, Grolsch and Meantime brands and related businesses, excluding certain U.S. rights. Asahi Group Holdings Ltd. had made a binding offer in February of 2.55 billion euros (currently $2.88 billion) for the brands. AB […]
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Japan’s Asahi to buy Peroni, Grolsch brands from AB InBev

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 19:35

BRUSSELS (AP) — Japanese drinks group Asahi says it has reached an agreement with brewing giant Anheuser-Busch InBev to buy the Peroni, Grolsch and Meantime brands and related businesses, excluding certain U.S. rights. Asahi Group Holdings Ltd. had made a binding offer in February of 2.55 billion euros (currently $2.88 billion) for the brands. AB […]
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Japan’s Asahi to buy Peroni, Grolsch brands from AB InBev

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 19:35

BRUSSELS (AP) — Japanese drinks group Asahi says it has reached an agreement with brewing giant Anheuser-Busch InBev to buy the Peroni, Grolsch and Meantime brands and related businesses, excluding certain U.S. rights. Asahi Group Holdings Ltd. had made a binding offer in February of 2.55 billion euros (currently $2.88 billion) for the brands. AB […]

Genes help predict when we lose our virginity

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 19:34

It's about "one-quarter nature, three-quarters nurture" as to age when you first have sex, scientist says.

       

Freedom to tell tales? Tour license dispute before judge

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 19:34
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — The latest round in the controversy over licensing tour guides in historic cities is scheduled to play out in a federal courtroom in South Carolina.

Polaris to recall 133,000 recreational off-highway vehicles

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 19:33
The recall involves RZR 900 and RZR 1000 recreational off-highway vehicles of model years 2013 to 2016, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) said in a statement on Tuesday. Polaris has received more than 160 reports of fires involving the models, resulting in the death of a 15-year-old passenger, the CPSC said.

Japan's Asahi to buy Peroni, Grolsch brands from AB InBev

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 19:33
BRUSSELS (AP) — Japanese drinks group Asahi says it has reached an agreement with brewing giant Anheuser-Busch InBev to buy the Peroni, Grolsch and Meantime brands and related businesses, excluding certain U.S. rights.

Police investigate Montco stabbing

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 19:33

Police investigate Montco stabbingPolice say an unidentified person was stabbed in an alley in Norristown, Pennsylvania.


India 'will not claim Koh-i-noor diamond'

BBC World News - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 19:31
The Indian government tells the Supreme Court that the country should not try to reclaim the priceless Koh-i-noor diamond from Britain.
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Student’s KKK costume in English class sparks uproar

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 19:29

A high school student in Wisconsin wore a Ku Klux Klan costume to deliver an English class presentation, sparking an uproar on social media ...

       

Houston copes with deadly, historic flooding

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 19:27

The Houston area continues to recover from historic flooding that swept across Southeast Texas on Monday.

       

Give pinky to leave Japanese mafia; she'll replace it

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 19:22

Gangsters who want to get out of the "yakuza" must cut off part of their finger. And many do.

       

Houston recovering from yet another deadly flood

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 19:22

Houston recovering from yet another deadly floodAs more than a foot of rain deluged the nation's fourth-largest city, inundating homes, shutting down major highways and leaving at least five people dead, Houston's mayor said there was no immediate solution.


Visitation being held for a firefighter fatally shot

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 19:20
HOLLYWOOD, Md. (AP) — A visitation is being held for a firefighter who was fatally shot while responding to a call for help at a home in a Maryland suburb of Washington.