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Teen recovering from horrific 'duct tape challenge' injury

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 16:36

A Washington teen is recovering after taking part in a "duct tape challenge” that went horribly wrong. 

       

US, China spar over North Korea, South China Sea

NBA - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 16:36

BEIJING (AP) — The United States and China sparred Wednesday on how to deal with North Korea’s latest nuclear weapons test and ease rising tensions over territorial disputes in the South China Sea. After meeting for more than four hours in Beijing in what they both termed “constructive” and “candid” discussions, U.S. Secretary of State […]
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US, China spar over North Korea, South China Sea

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 16:36

BEIJING (AP) — The United States and China sparred Wednesday on how to deal with North Korea’s latest nuclear weapons test and ease rising tensions over territorial disputes in the South China Sea. After meeting for more than four hours in Beijing in what they both termed “constructive” and “candid” discussions, U.S. Secretary of State […]
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US, China spar over North Korea, South China Sea

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 16:36

BEIJING (AP) — The United States and China sparred Wednesday on how to deal with North Korea’s latest nuclear weapons test and ease rising tensions over territorial disputes in the South China Sea. After meeting for more than four hours in Beijing in what they both termed “constructive” and “candid” discussions, U.S. Secretary of State […]

Malaysian anti-graft agency to appeal move to clear PM Najib

NBA - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 16:30

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia’s anti-corruption agency says it will appeal against the attorney general’s decision to clear Prime Minister Najib Razak of criminal charges over a $681 million financial scandal. The agency’s move disrupts Najib’s call to put to rest the scandal that has been the biggest political crisis in his seven-year premiership. […]
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Malaysian anti-graft agency to appeal move to clear PM Najib

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 16:30

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia’s anti-corruption agency says it will appeal against the attorney general’s decision to clear Prime Minister Najib Razak of criminal charges over a $681 million financial scandal. The agency’s move disrupts Najib’s call to put to rest the scandal that has been the biggest political crisis in his seven-year premiership. […]
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Malaysian anti-graft agency to appeal move to clear PM Najib

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 16:30

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia’s anti-corruption agency says it will appeal against the attorney general’s decision to clear Prime Minister Najib Razak of criminal charges over a $681 million financial scandal. The agency’s move disrupts Najib’s call to put to rest the scandal that has been the biggest political crisis in his seven-year premiership. […]

Democratic candidates answer town hall questions

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 16:29

The Des Moines Register and Change Politics, a new elections platform launched by Change.org, organized an online town hall this month for I...

       

Analysis: There or not, Donald Trump drives the GOP debate

NBA - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 16:14

MARSHALLTOWN, Iowa (AP) — Once again, Donald Trump steals the show. The billionaire Republican’s decision to tangle with Fox News and skip the final presidential debate before Iowa’s kickoff caucuses all but ensures that he — and he alone — will dominate the conversation in the closing moments of campaigning in 2016’s leadoff state. It’s […]
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Analysis: There or not, Donald Trump drives the GOP debate

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 16:14

MARSHALLTOWN, Iowa (AP) — Once again, Donald Trump steals the show. The billionaire Republican’s decision to tangle with Fox News and skip the final presidential debate before Iowa’s kickoff caucuses all but ensures that he — and he alone — will dominate the conversation in the closing moments of campaigning in 2016’s leadoff state. It’s […]
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Analysis: There or not, Donald Trump drives the GOP debate

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 16:14

MARSHALLTOWN, Iowa (AP) — Once again, Donald Trump steals the show. The billionaire Republican’s decision to tangle with Fox News and skip the final presidential debate before Iowa’s kickoff caucuses all but ensures that he — and he alone — will dominate the conversation in the closing moments of campaigning in 2016’s leadoff state. It’s […]

VIDEO: EU calls for ceasefire in Turkey

BBC World News - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 16:13
The European Union has called for an immediate ceasefire in southeast Turkey, where violence has soared between the military and PKK Kurdish insurgents
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Ammon Bundy urges protesters to leave refuge

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 16:10

Ammon Bundy urges protesters to leave refuge

       

Fed faces a messier economic picture 6 weeks after rate hike

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 16:08

FILE - In this Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2015, file photo, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen speaks at the Economics Club of Washington in Washington. The Federal Reserve is widely expected to keep interest rates unchanged when it ends a policy meeting on Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2016. At its last meeting in December, it raised interest rates from record lows. Since then, the global picture has darkened and stock markets have plunged. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)WASHINGTON (AP) — Six weeks after raising interest rates for the first time in nearly a decade, Federal Reserve policymakers now face a more perilous global picture that could alter their plans for further raising rates this year.


Volunteers searching for homeless in Fresno to get accurate headcount

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 16:04

Volunteers searching for homeless in Fresno to get accurate headcountVolunteers are searching for the homeless in Fresno to get an accurate headcount in an effort to keep track of people who are sleeping on the streets.


Fed faces a messier economic picture 6 weeks after rate hike

NBA - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 16:03

WASHINGTON (AP) — Six weeks after raising interest rates for the first time in nearly a decade, Federal Reserve policymakers now face a more perilous global picture that could alter their plans for further raising rates this year. Since the Fed increased rates Dec. 16 from record lows, stock markets have plunged, oil prices have […]
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Fed faces a messier economic picture 6 weeks after rate hike

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 16:03

WASHINGTON (AP) — Six weeks after raising interest rates for the first time in nearly a decade, Federal Reserve policymakers now face a more perilous global picture that could alter their plans for further raising rates this year. Since the Fed increased rates Dec. 16 from record lows, stock markets have plunged, oil prices have […]
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Fed faces a messier economic picture 6 weeks after rate hike

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 16:03

WASHINGTON (AP) — Six weeks after raising interest rates for the first time in nearly a decade, Federal Reserve policymakers now face a more perilous global picture that could alter their plans for further raising rates this year. Since the Fed increased rates Dec. 16 from record lows, stock markets have plunged, oil prices have […]

Tips for filling out FAFSA

NBA - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 16:00

Both new and returning college students should complete a FAFSA to qualify for federal, state and school-based financial aid. Even if you think your family’s income disqualifies you from monetary help, it is still a good idea to submit the application.
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Tips for filling out FAFSA

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 16:00

Both new and returning college students should complete a FAFSA to qualify for federal, state and school-based financial aid. Even if you think your family’s income disqualifies you from monetary help, it is still a good idea to submit the application.
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