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PA announcement informs soccer player he left car lights on

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 19:20

ROCHDALE, England (AP) — When the announcement came over the public address system that someone had left their car lights on, Rochdale midfielder Callum Camps immediately began looking for some help. The 20-year-old Camps happened to be on the field at that moment playing against Gillingham in a third-division soccer match. “I was listening because […]

Trump says he has no plans to soften his style

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 19:18

Trump tells “The Land of Pleasant Living” he's not going to be so politically correct.

       

Coke beats Street 1Q forecasts

NBA - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 19:13

ATLANTA (AP) — Coca-Cola Co. (KO) on Wednesday reported first-quarter earnings of $1.48 billion. On a per-share basis, the Atlanta-based company said it had net income of 34 cents. Earnings, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, came to 45 cents per share. The results exceeded Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of 10 analysts surveyed […]
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Coke beats Street 1Q forecasts

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 19:13

ATLANTA (AP) — Coca-Cola Co. (KO) on Wednesday reported first-quarter earnings of $1.48 billion. On a per-share basis, the Atlanta-based company said it had net income of 34 cents. Earnings, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, came to 45 cents per share. The results exceeded Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of 10 analysts surveyed […]
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Coke beats Street 1Q forecasts

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 19:13

ATLANTA (AP) — Coca-Cola Co. (KO) on Wednesday reported first-quarter earnings of $1.48 billion. On a per-share basis, the Atlanta-based company said it had net income of 34 cents. Earnings, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, came to 45 cents per share. The results exceeded Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of 10 analysts surveyed […]

Woman critical after being hit by car in Center City

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 19:11

Woman critical after being hit by car in Center CityA woman is in critical condition after being struck by a vehicle in Center City Philadelphia.


Missing ingredient for millennials: Down payment savings

NBA - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 19:07

WASHINGTON (AP) — Short of savings and burdened by debt, America’s millennials are struggling to afford their first homes in the face of sharply higher prices in many of the most desirable cities. Surveys show that most Americans under 35 lack adequate savings for down payments. The result is that many will likely be forced […]
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Missing ingredient for millennials: Down payment savings

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 19:07

WASHINGTON (AP) — Short of savings and burdened by debt, America’s millennials are struggling to afford their first homes in the face of sharply higher prices in many of the most desirable cities. Surveys show that most Americans under 35 lack adequate savings for down payments. The result is that many will likely be forced […]
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Missing ingredient for millennials: Down payment savings

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 19:07

WASHINGTON (AP) — Short of savings and burdened by debt, America’s millennials are struggling to afford their first homes in the face of sharply higher prices in many of the most desirable cities. Surveys show that most Americans under 35 lack adequate savings for down payments. The result is that many will likely be forced […]

Ferguson reform may be swift with federal agreement approval

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 19:05

FILE - In this March 15, 2016 file photo, people watch and hold signs as members of the Ferguson City Council meet in Ferguson, Mo. St. Louis-area residents were sounding off Tuesday, April 19, 2016 in the last public hearing on the U.S. Department of Justice's settlement that calls for sweeping changes in Ferguson, where 18-year-old Michael Brown was fatally shot by a police officer. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File)ST. LOUIS (AP) — Reforms are expected to begin quickly in Ferguson now that a federal judge has approved a settlement between the U.S. Department of Justice and the city where 18-year-old Michael Brown was fatally shot by a police officer.


Mitsubishi admits falsifying fuel tests

BBC World News - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 19:04
Mitsubishi Motors admits falsifying fuel economy test data for more than 600,000 vehicles sold in Japan.
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Obama arrives in Saudi Arabia for talks with Gulf leaders

NBA - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 19:01

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — President Barack Obama landed in Riyadh on Wednesday to meet with Saudi King Salman and other Persian Gulf leaders. The visit comes against the backdrop of increasingly strained relations with the Saudis, who remain deeply opposed to his outreach to Iran and skeptical of his approach to Syria. Stepping off […]
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Obama arrives in Saudi Arabia for talks with Gulf leaders

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 19:01

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — President Barack Obama landed in Riyadh on Wednesday to meet with Saudi King Salman and other Persian Gulf leaders. The visit comes against the backdrop of increasingly strained relations with the Saudis, who remain deeply opposed to his outreach to Iran and skeptical of his approach to Syria. Stepping off […]
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Obama arrives in Saudi Arabia for talks with Gulf leaders

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 19:01

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — President Barack Obama landed in Riyadh on Wednesday to meet with Saudi King Salman and other Persian Gulf leaders. The visit comes against the backdrop of increasingly strained relations with the Saudis, who remain deeply opposed to his outreach to Iran and skeptical of his approach to Syria. Stepping off […]

Feature: Chicago After Laquan McDonald

New York Times Headlines - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 19:00
In the wake of a shocking video that showed a black teenager shot 16 times by a police officer, the city is rocked by revelations of police brutality and misconduct — and by activists determined to upend the political order.

Kabul attack death toll rises to 64

BBC World News - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 18:57
The number of people killed in a suicide attack in Kabul more than doubles to 64, making it one of the deadliest in the Afghan capital for years.
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Supreme Court upholds Iran payments for terrorism

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 18:55

Justices' 6-2 decision makes victims, families eligible for compensation

       

Sen. John McCain will skip the Republican convention

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 18:54

Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., plans to skip the Republican National Convention in July, he told Capitol Hill reporters Tuesday.

       

Florida paramedic injured while aiding stabbed woman

NBA - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 18:54

ORANGE CITY, Fla. (AP) — A central Florida paramedic is recovering at a hospital days after being run over while assisting a woman whose husband had just stabbed her. Fire chief Ronnie Long tells the Daytona Beach News-Journal (http://bit.ly/1YGBIr9 ) that Caroline Dorton was having dinner at a Chili’s restaurant Sunday night when she heard […]
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Florida paramedic injured while aiding stabbed woman

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 18:54

ORANGE CITY, Fla. (AP) — A central Florida paramedic is recovering at a hospital days after being run over while assisting a woman whose husband had just stabbed her. Fire chief Ronnie Long tells the Daytona Beach News-Journal (http://bit.ly/1YGBIr9 ) that Caroline Dorton was having dinner at a Chili’s restaurant Sunday night when she heard […]
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