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TV Picks for April 19: Spy debut of ‘Night Manager’ miniseries

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 21:00

Also airing Tuesday, April 19: “ Breakfast at Tiffany’s” on TCM, Shakespeare’s Tomb” on KCTS and “Containment” on The CW.

Feds should negotiate Medicare prices with drugmakers, seniors say

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 20:59

The federal government should negotiate drug prices for Medicare, according to a new AARP survey.

       

Prosecutors: Teen killed man, posed with gun on Facebook

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 20:51
SEATTLE (AP) — Prosecutors have accused a Seattle teen of fatally shooting a man, stealing his money and then posing with the victim's gun in a picture she posted on Facebook after the killing.

'Leave' leader: UK could keep EU free trade after Brexit

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 20:50

 UK could keep EU free trade after BrexitLONDON (AP) — A senior Cabinet minister who wants Britain to leave the European Union accused his opponents Tuesday of treating voters like children and trying to scare them into staying put.


Electric Car Incentives In Washington State Expanded To More Models - Northwest Public Radio

Washington State News Wire - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 20:49

Northwest Public Radio

Electric Car Incentives In Washington State Expanded To More Models
Northwest Public Radio
Come July, a wider range of fully electric and extended range plug-in hybrid cars will benefit from a sales tax break in Washington state. Gov. Jay Inslee signed legislation Monday to raise the cutoff for a tax incentive. JJ McCoy of the Seattle ...

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Syria’s Arch of Triumph, destroyed by Islamic State, recreated in London

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 20:41

A 2,000-year-old triumphal arch destroyed by the Islamic State group in Syria has risen again — in replica — in London’s Trafalgar Square.

       

Syria’s Arch of Triumph, destroyed by Islamic State, recreated in London

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 20:41

A 2,000-year-old triumphal arch destroyed by the Islamic State group in Syria has risen again — in replica — in London’s Trafalgar Square.

       

Raleigh bureau: $3 million lost in LGBT law cancellations

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 20:40
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The agency that promotes tourism in Raleigh says losses have reached $3 million because of cancellations prompted by the protests of North Carolina's law on LGBT rights.

Senate approves FAA bill with traveler, security provisions

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 20:37

The Senate approved legislation to standardize how airlines disclose fees for baggage and seat selection -- and refund some fees when servic...

       

Senate approves FAA bill with traveler, security provisions

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 20:37

The Senate approved legislation to standardize how airlines disclose fees for baggage and seat selection -- and refund some fees when servic...

       

Baltimore police probe arrest after video posted online

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 20:37
BALTIMORE (AP) — Police are investigating the arrest of an 18-year-old man at the door of his Baltimore home after video of the encounter appeared online.

Tennessee set to sue federal government over refugee resettlement

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 20:36

Tennessee could become first state to sue feds on the grounds of the 10th Amendment.

       

A year later, UMD class examines Freddie Gray case

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 20:35

The class is designed to examine the structural conditions in Baltimore that led to Gray’s death last April.

       

A year later, UMD class examines Freddie Gray case

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 20:35

The class is designed to examine the structural conditions in Baltimore that led to Gray’s death last April.

       

Cuts to public health could hamper Zika preparation, response

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 20:34

Cuts to public health could hamper Zika preparation, response

       

Cuts to public health could hamper Zika preparation, response

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 20:34

Cuts to public health could hamper Zika preparation, response

       

State media: Raul Castro retains top Communist Party post

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 20:31

Raul Castro will hold the Cuban Communist Party's highest post for another five years alongside his hardline second-in-command, state media ...

       

State media: Raul Castro keeps top Communist Party job

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 20:31

Raul Castro will hold the Cuban Communist Party's highest post for another five years alongside his hardline second-in-command, state media ...

       

Lawmakers favor Golden Retriever as Delaware's state dog

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 20:31

Lawmakers favor Golden Retriever as Delaware's state dogDelaware has an official state flower, a state tree, a state fish and a state bird. Now, it could soon have an official state canine.


High court deadlocked on war between states

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 20:21

Can a state be sued in another state's court? Without Scalia, justices can't decide.