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Volvo profits down as truck sales fall in North America

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 17:37

STOCKHOLM (AP) — Swedish truck maker Volvo AB says its first-quarter profits dipped by 11 percent as demand dropped in North America. Volvo posted a net profit of 3.8 billion kronor ($468 million), down from 4.2 billion kronor in the same quarter last year. The company said Friday that its sales fell 4 percent to […]
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Volvo profits down as truck sales fall in North America

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 17:37

STOCKHOLM (AP) — Swedish truck maker Volvo AB says its first-quarter profits dipped by 11 percent as demand dropped in North America. Volvo posted a net profit of 3.8 billion kronor ($468 million), down from 4.2 billion kronor in the same quarter last year. The company said Friday that its sales fell 4 percent to […]

Volvo profits down as truck sales fall in North America

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 17:35
STOCKHOLM (AP) — Swedish truck maker Volvo AB says its first-quarter profits dipped by 11 percent as demand dropped in North America.

Prince, Haggard, Bowie, White, Frey: Lousy year for music

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 17:30

Fans embrace by a makeshift memorial outside Paisley Park, the home of singer Prince, on Thursday, April 21, 2016 in Chanhassen, Minn. The singer died Thursday at the age of 57. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)NEW YORK (AP) — It's only April and already 2016 is a terrible year for music.


2 hurt in 2-car crash in Tioga-Nicetown

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 17:24

2 hurt in 2-car crash in Tioga-NicetownTwo people are in serious, but stable condition after a car crash in Philadelphia's Tioga-Nicetown section.


AccuWeather: Very Warm, Late Showers, A T'Storm Today

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 17:21

 Very Warm, Late Showers, A T'Storm TodayMeteorologist David Murphy says showers and storms are spotty. The weekend looks dry, but a bit cooler.


Actor: Working on 'Veep' makes me respect real-life lawmakers

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 17:14

Tony Hale says lawmakers face a 'whirlwind of decisions'

       

8-year-old best friends raise money for cleft surgeries

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 17:13

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA -- John Proctor and Cody Smith, both 8-years-old, found it hard to make friends until they found each other.

       

Flames and smoke damage house in Germantown

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 17:13

Flames and smoke damage house in GermantownFire crews battled flames and smoke inside a house in Philadelphia's Germantown neighborhood early Friday morning.


Chinese foreign minister praises Cambodia for support

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

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — China’s top diplomat has paid a two-day official visit to Cambodia, one of its closest allies in Southeast Asia. Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi at a news conference Friday with his Cambodian counterpart Prak Sokhon said he was delighted that Cambodia often supported Beijing’s positions on world affairs. China is […]
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Chinese foreign minister praises Cambodia for support

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

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — China’s top diplomat has paid a two-day official visit to Cambodia, one of its closest allies in Southeast Asia. Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi at a news conference Friday with his Cambodian counterpart Prak Sokhon said he was delighted that Cambodia often supported Beijing’s positions on world affairs. China is […]
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Chinese foreign minister praises Cambodia for support

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

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — China’s top diplomat has paid a two-day official visit to Cambodia, one of its closest allies in Southeast Asia. Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi at a news conference Friday with his Cambodian counterpart Prak Sokhon said he was delighted that Cambodia often supported Beijing’s positions on world affairs. China is […]

5 ways to live sustainably on campus

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 17:11

A few tips for you to live a sustainable, scholarly and social life, all at the same time.

       

Tom DeLay, ex-CIA director ask judge to go easy on Dennis Hastert

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 17:11

Dozens file letters on former speaker's behalf ahead of next week's sentencing.

       

Uzbek bank robbers labour for tiny haul

BBC World News - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 17:00
Criminal gang's return in 45 sacks of cash exposes parlous state of some Uzbek banks.
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The Littlest Chess Champions

New York Times Headlines - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 17:00
Chess is enjoying a boom in the New York area, much of it because schools have brought the game to very young players.

Donald Trump’s More Accepting Views on Gay Issues Set Him Apart in G.O.P.

New York Times Headlines - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 17:00
His ease with gay people does not seem to be the result of deep soul searching, but, rather, the product of the Manhattan social and political world he has inhabited the past five decades.

North Carolina and Mississippi See Tourist Backlash After L.G.B.T. Laws

New York Times Headlines - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 17:00
Trips are being canceled after a law in Mississippi allows anti-gay discrimination and one in North Carolina regulates transgender bathroom access.

Alongside Katz’s Pastrami, Luxury Condos

New York Times Headlines - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 17:00
Katz’s Delicatessen sold two properties and its air rights for about $17 million, paving the way for an 11-story condominium.

South rejects North’s offer to reunite defectors, relatives

NBA - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 16:59

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea on Friday rejected the North’s highly unusual overture to send North Korean relatives to Seoul to reunite with the 13 restaurant workers it says were abducted in China by spies from the South. The workers, from a restaurant North Korea says is in the eastern Chinese city of […]
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