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E.U. Charges Dispute Google’s Claims That Android Is Open to All

New York Times Headlines - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 06:23
Europe’s competition chief said Google unfairly promoted its services with cellphone makers, limiting rivals in the smartphone software market.

Lawsuits: Kansas State ignores off-campus fraternity rapes

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 06:23
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Two female students allege that Kansas State University has refused to investigate their rapes and other sex assaults at off-campus fraternity houses, according to federal lawsuits filed Wednesday.

Artists Fight to Get Works Back From Ace Gallery, Now Under New Leadership

New York Times Headlines - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 06:23
Dozens of artists could be affected by the decisions of a bankruptcy trustee appointed to run the Los Angeles gallery, founded in 1967.

No. 69 Cougars Set For Pac-12 Championships - Washington State Athletics

Washington State News Wire - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 06:22

Washington State Athletics

No. 69 Cougars Set For Pac-12 Championships
Washington State Athletics
PAC-12 CHAMPIONSHIP BRACKETS: Trang Huynh and Barbora Michalkova will represent Washington State in the championship singles draw, while Victoria Matejevic and Aneta Miksovska will participate in the invitational singles draw. In doubles play, the ...

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Senate OKs bill to promote wide variety of energy sources

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 06:21

Sen. Maria Cantwell, D-Wash., ranking member on the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee, accompanied by committee chair Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, speaks about energy policy modernization during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, April 20, 2016. The Senate approved a wide-ranging energy bill Wednesday, April 20, 2016, that would promote a variety of energy sources and speed federal approval of projects to export liquefied natural gas to Europe and Asia. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate overwhelmingly approved a far-reaching energy bill Wednesday that reflects significant changes in U.S. oil and natural gas production over the past decade and boosts alternative energy sources such as wind and solar power.


NCAA Releases APR Data for 2014-15 - Washington State Athletics

Washington State News Wire - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 06:18

Washington State Athletics

NCAA Releases APR Data for 2014-15
Washington State Athletics
INDIANAPOLIS - The NCAA released its 2014-15 Academic Progress Rate (APR) figures and five of Washington State University's intercollegiate athletic programs posted perfect single-year APR scores, it was announced Wednesday. “I continue to be ...
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Gun found in locker, 5 Bonner-Prendergast students arrested

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 06:18

Gun found in locker, 5 Bonner-Prendergast students arrestedThe report of a gun led to a lockdown at an Upper Darby school and five students were taken into custody.


Want Viagra? Come back tomorrow with a note, lawmaker says

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 06:16

South Carolina Rep. Mia McLeod, center, listens to lawmakers discuss her bill requiring a 24-hour waiting period for men to get a Viagra prescription on Wednesday, April 20, 2016, in Columbia, South Carolina. The Columbia Democrat said her bill was a tongue-in-cheek response to all of the regulations South Carolina's male-dominated Legislature places on abortions. (AP Photo/Jeffrey Collins)COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — If women have to wait 24 hours in South Carolina to get an abortion, men should have to do the same before they can get Viagra or other drugs to help them have sex, according to a tongue-in-cheek proposal discussed Wednesday.


Your Evening Briefing

New York Times Headlines - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 06:15
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NBA - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 06:15

___ Breakthrough cholesterol drugs fizzle amid price pushback WASHINGTON (AP) — When a powerful pair of cholesterol-lowering drugs first hit the market last summer, initial excitement in the medical community quickly turned to panic. The new drugs promised to reduce artery-clogging cholesterol by nearly twice as much as older ones. But they came at an […]
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Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 06:15

___ Breakthrough cholesterol drugs fizzle amid price pushback WASHINGTON (AP) — When a powerful pair of cholesterol-lowering drugs first hit the market last summer, initial excitement in the medical community quickly turned to panic. The new drugs promised to reduce artery-clogging cholesterol by nearly twice as much as older ones. But they came at an […]
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Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 06:15

___ Breakthrough cholesterol drugs fizzle amid price pushback WASHINGTON (AP) — When a powerful pair of cholesterol-lowering drugs first hit the market last summer, initial excitement in the medical community quickly turned to panic. The new drugs promised to reduce artery-clogging cholesterol by nearly twice as much as older ones. But they came at an […]

What Maisie Williams, aka Arya Stark, has to say about ‘Game of Thrones’

NBA - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 06:11

As the sixth season of the hit HBO show “Game of Thrones” nears, a chat with 19-year-old Maisie Williams, who has played Arya Stark since she was 12.
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What Maisie Williams, aka Arya Stark, has to say about ‘Game of Thrones’

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 06:11

As the sixth season of the hit HBO show “Game of Thrones” nears, a chat with 19-year-old Maisie Williams, who has played Arya Stark since she was 12.
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What Maisie Williams, aka Arya Stark, has to say about ‘Game of Thrones’

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 06:11

As the sixth season of the hit HBO show “Game of Thrones” nears, a chat with 19-year-old Maisie Williams, who has played Arya Stark since she was 12.

Principal backs students who sought gender-neutral bathroom

NBA - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 06:11

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The principal of a Los Angeles high school where a scuffle broke out with adult protesters over a new gender-neutral bathroom praised his students Wednesday as “trailblazers” for campaigning to install the restroom. In a statement, Principal Martin Gomez said he is proud of students at Santee Education Complex for their […]
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Principal backs students who sought gender-neutral bathroom

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 06:11

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The principal of a Los Angeles high school where a scuffle broke out with adult protesters over a new gender-neutral bathroom praised his students Wednesday as “trailblazers” for campaigning to install the restroom. In a statement, Principal Martin Gomez said he is proud of students at Santee Education Complex for their […]
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Principal backs students who sought gender-neutral bathroom

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 06:11

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The principal of a Los Angeles high school where a scuffle broke out with adult protesters over a new gender-neutral bathroom praised his students Wednesday as “trailblazers” for campaigning to install the restroom. In a statement, Principal Martin Gomez said he is proud of students at Santee Education Complex for their […]

Cruz, Kasich super PACs started April with about $1M in cash

NBA - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 06:10

WASHINGTON (AP) — Super PACs backing Ohio Gov. John Kasich and Texas Sen. Ted Cruz started April with only a little over $1 million cash on hand after spending heavily on radio and television advertising last month. Those were the early findings from reports filed with the Federal Election Commission ahead of a midnight Wednesday […]
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Cruz, Kasich super PACs started April with about $1M in cash

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 06:10

WASHINGTON (AP) — Super PACs backing Ohio Gov. John Kasich and Texas Sen. Ted Cruz started April with only a little over $1 million cash on hand after spending heavily on radio and television advertising last month. Those were the early findings from reports filed with the Federal Election Commission ahead of a midnight Wednesday […]
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