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Egg producer Rembrandt Foods to build new cage-free farm

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 23:43

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — One of the nation’s largest egg producers says it plans to build a new cage-free farm in eastern South Dakota that will house 3 million egg-laying hens. Spirit Lake, Iowa-based Rembrandt Foods supplies egg products to food manufacturers, food service providers, restaurant chains and retail grocers. It announced plans to […]
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Egg producer Rembrandt Foods to build new cage-free farm

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 23:43

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — One of the nation’s largest egg producers says it plans to build a new cage-free farm in eastern South Dakota that will house 3 million egg-laying hens. Spirit Lake, Iowa-based Rembrandt Foods supplies egg products to food manufacturers, food service providers, restaurant chains and retail grocers. It announced plans to […]

Drone collision with jet highlights growing aviation danger

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 23:41

FILE - In this Friday, Dec. 12, 2014 file photo, aircraft wait on the tarmac at Heathrow Airport in London. A collision between a British Airways passenger jet and a drone left the plane undamaged, but the aviation industry shaken. British police and air-accident authorities are investigating the incident which occurred on Sunday, April 17, 2016, in which an Airbus A320 carrying 137 people struck an object believed to be a drone while it was approaching Heathrow Airport. (AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda, file)LONDON (AP) — A collision between a British Airways passenger jet and a drone over London has left the plane undamaged but the aviation industry deeply shaken.


Microsoft, T-Mobile offer free calls to Ecuador after weekend earthquake

NBA - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 23:41

Microsoft’s Skype and T-Mobile are allowing users to make calls into Ecuador for free after the country suffered a 7.8-magnitude earthquake over the weekend.
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Microsoft, T-Mobile offer free calls to Ecuador after weekend earthquake

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 23:41

Microsoft’s Skype and T-Mobile are allowing users to make calls into Ecuador for free after the country suffered a 7.8-magnitude earthquake over the weekend.
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Microsoft, T-Mobile offer free calls to Ecuador after weekend earthquake

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 23:41

Microsoft’s Skype and T-Mobile are allowing users to make calls into Ecuador for free after the country suffered a 7.8-magnitude earthquake over the weekend.

Bob Mackie to receive award from Chicago costume council

NBA - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 23:41

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago History Museum’s Costume Council plans to honor fashion designer Bob Mackie. Mackie, who is famous for his sparkling, imaginative costume designs, will receive the council’s Designer of Excellence Award on Tuesday. He’s often called the “sultan of sequins, the rajah of rhinestones” and has won numerous Emmy Awards for his […]
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Bob Mackie to receive award from Chicago costume council

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 23:41

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago History Museum’s Costume Council plans to honor fashion designer Bob Mackie. Mackie, who is famous for his sparkling, imaginative costume designs, will receive the council’s Designer of Excellence Award on Tuesday. He’s often called the “sultan of sequins, the rajah of rhinestones” and has won numerous Emmy Awards for his […]
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Bob Mackie to receive award from Chicago costume council

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 23:41

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago History Museum’s Costume Council plans to honor fashion designer Bob Mackie. Mackie, who is famous for his sparkling, imaginative costume designs, will receive the council’s Designer of Excellence Award on Tuesday. He’s often called the “sultan of sequins, the rajah of rhinestones” and has won numerous Emmy Awards for his […]

‘Game of Thrones’: Seven Kingdoms, Two Narratives

New York Times Headlines - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 23:39
As the HBO series starts its sixth season it enters unexplored territory, moving past the source material of George R.R. Martin’s fantasy novels.

Trump and Wharton: A complicated relationship

NBA - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 23:38

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — You don’t hear Ted Cruz talk much about his Princeton degree. Hillary Clinton doesn’t often mention Yale. But Donald Trump can’t stop trumpeting his Ivy League pedigree. “I went to the Wharton School of Finance, the toughest place to get into. I was a great student,” he has said. He’s called Wharton […]
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Trump and Wharton: A complicated relationship

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 23:38

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — You don’t hear Ted Cruz talk much about his Princeton degree. Hillary Clinton doesn’t often mention Yale. But Donald Trump can’t stop trumpeting his Ivy League pedigree. “I went to the Wharton School of Finance, the toughest place to get into. I was a great student,” he has said. He’s called Wharton […]
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Trump and Wharton: A complicated relationship

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 23:38

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — You don’t hear Ted Cruz talk much about his Princeton degree. Hillary Clinton doesn’t often mention Yale. But Donald Trump can’t stop trumpeting his Ivy League pedigree. “I went to the Wharton School of Finance, the toughest place to get into. I was a great student,” he has said. He’s called Wharton […]

US to Send 200 More Troops, Apache Helicopters, to Iraq

New York Times Headlines - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 23:37
The U.S. has agreed to deploy more than 200 additional troops to Iraq and to send Apache helicopters for the first time into the fight against the Islamic State group in Iraq, the first major increase in U.S. forces in nearly a year, U.S. defense officials said Monday.

Atlantic City takeover threat reopens residents’ old wounds

NBA - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 23:33

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Since long before the first casino went up, there has been a strong feeling of being left out and left behind among the mostly minority population of this seaside gambling resort. The riches from the billion-dollar gambling palaces largely never trickled down to neighborhoods, and state agencies crept deeper into […]
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Atlantic City takeover threat reopens residents’ old wounds

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 23:33

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Since long before the first casino went up, there has been a strong feeling of being left out and left behind among the mostly minority population of this seaside gambling resort. The riches from the billion-dollar gambling palaces largely never trickled down to neighborhoods, and state agencies crept deeper into […]
Categories: Sports Center

Atlantic City takeover threat reopens residents’ old wounds

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 23:33

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Since long before the first casino went up, there has been a strong feeling of being left out and left behind among the mostly minority population of this seaside gambling resort. The riches from the billion-dollar gambling palaces largely never trickled down to neighborhoods, and state agencies crept deeper into […]

Your Monday Briefing: Bernie Sanders, Dilma Rousseff, Ecuador

New York Times Headlines - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 23:29
Here’s what you need to know to start your day.

Israeli soldier on manslaughter charge

BBC World News - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 23:22
An Israeli soldier who killed a wounded Palestinian attacker in a case which has polarised public opinion will be charged with manslaughter, reports say.
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Tenants Thwarted Donald Trump’s Central Park Real Estate Ambitions

New York Times Headlines - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 23:10
On the eve of New York’s Republican primary, some remember when Mr. Trump engaged in a different type of battle in his home state: a dispute over rent-controlled apartments on Central Park South.