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Vegas, 9 other cities get grant for community court program

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 18:03

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Court officials say Las Vegas Township Court is one of 10 in the nation to win a grant to begin a community court program to redirect petty offenders in quality-of-life cases. Las Vegas Justice of the Peace Bita Yeager says the award involves a $200,000 grant from the U.S. Department of […]
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Vegas, 9 other cities get grant for community court program

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 18:03

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Court officials say Las Vegas Township Court is one of 10 in the nation to win a grant to begin a community court program to redirect petty offenders in quality-of-life cases. Las Vegas Justice of the Peace Bita Yeager says the award involves a $200,000 grant from the U.S. Department of […]

Couple sues after 'disastrous' home renovation for HGTV's 'Love It or List It'

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 18:02

The Raleigh couple says they were left with "disastrous work," including holes in the floor and windows painted shut.

       

Special House panel on infant lives holds hearing on sale of fetal tissue

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 18:00

Democrats say there's no evidence laws have been broken.

       

Heat wave kills more than 160 in southern, eastern India

NBA - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 17:54

HYDERABAD, India (AP) — Weeks of sweltering temperatures have caused more than 160 deaths in southern and eastern India. Officials say most of the heat-wave victims were laborers and farmers in the states of Telangana, Andhra Pradesh and Orissa, though temperatures elsewhere in India have also hit 45 degrees Celsius (113 Fahrenheit). Schools were closed […]
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Heat wave kills more than 160 in southern, eastern India

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 17:54

HYDERABAD, India (AP) — Weeks of sweltering temperatures have caused more than 160 deaths in southern and eastern India. Officials say most of the heat-wave victims were laborers and farmers in the states of Telangana, Andhra Pradesh and Orissa, though temperatures elsewhere in India have also hit 45 degrees Celsius (113 Fahrenheit). Schools were closed […]
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Heat wave kills more than 160 in southern, eastern India

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 17:54

HYDERABAD, India (AP) — Weeks of sweltering temperatures have caused more than 160 deaths in southern and eastern India. Officials say most of the heat-wave victims were laborers and farmers in the states of Telangana, Andhra Pradesh and Orissa, though temperatures elsewhere in India have also hit 45 degrees Celsius (113 Fahrenheit). Schools were closed […]

Japan's Mitsubishi Motors Finds Falsified Fuel Mileage Tests

New York Times Headlines - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 17:48
Mitsubishi Motors Corp., the Japanese automaker tarnished by a massive recall-cover-up 15 years ago, owned up to another scandal Wednesday, saying employees had intentionally falsified fuel mileage test data for several vehicle models.

Science reveals Freddie Mercury's singing secrets

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 17:47

Think "subharmonics."

       

Colbert counts the ways Paul Ryan can say 'no' to White House bid

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 17:45

The House speaker uses three languages to reject a White House race

       

Yemen’s rebels reverse course, decide to attend peace talks

NBA - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 17:42

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — A senior leader of Yemen’s Shiite Houthi rebels has said the Iranian-backed movement has reversed course and would participate in U.N.-sponsored talks designed to end the war in the impoverished Arab nation. Houthi representations would leave for Kuwait, the talks’ venue, later Wednesday, he said. In a statement issued late Tuesday, […]
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Yemen’s rebels reverse course, decide to attend peace talks

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 17:42

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — A senior leader of Yemen’s Shiite Houthi rebels has said the Iranian-backed movement has reversed course and would participate in U.N.-sponsored talks designed to end the war in the impoverished Arab nation. Houthi representations would leave for Kuwait, the talks’ venue, later Wednesday, he said. In a statement issued late Tuesday, […]
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Yemen’s rebels reverse course, decide to attend peace talks

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 17:42

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — A senior leader of Yemen’s Shiite Houthi rebels has said the Iranian-backed movement has reversed course and would participate in U.N.-sponsored talks designed to end the war in the impoverished Arab nation. Houthi representations would leave for Kuwait, the talks’ venue, later Wednesday, he said. In a statement issued late Tuesday, […]

Israel demolishes home of Palestinian who killed Israeli

NBA - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 17:40

JERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli military on Wednesday demolished the home of a Palestinian who carried out a lethal stabbing attack in a West Bank Jewish settlement in January. In the January attack, Hussein Mohammed Abu Ghosh and another Palestinian armed with knives and improvised explosive devices stabbed two women near a supermarket in the […]
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Israel demolishes home of Palestinian who killed Israeli

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 17:40

JERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli military on Wednesday demolished the home of a Palestinian who carried out a lethal stabbing attack in a West Bank Jewish settlement in January. In the January attack, Hussein Mohammed Abu Ghosh and another Palestinian armed with knives and improvised explosive devices stabbed two women near a supermarket in the […]
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Israel demolishes home of Palestinian who killed Israeli

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 17:40

JERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli military on Wednesday demolished the home of a Palestinian who carried out a lethal stabbing attack in a West Bank Jewish settlement in January. In the January attack, Hussein Mohammed Abu Ghosh and another Palestinian armed with knives and improvised explosive devices stabbed two women near a supermarket in the […]

8 former US Treasury chiefs say Brexit is bad idea

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 17:35
LONDON (AP) — Eight former U.S. Treasury chiefs say leaving the European Union would be risky for Britain and threaten London's pre-eminence as a financial center.

A look at recent developments in Macedonia

NBA - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 17:34

SKOPJE, Macedonia (AP) — Thousands of people have been protesting almost nightly in the Macedonian capital, Skopje, since President Gjorge Ivanov announced a decision last week to grant presidential pardons that halted criminal proceedings against dozens of people, including high-ranking politicians, accused in a wiretapping scandal that has roiled Macedonia for months. In an attempt […]
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A look at recent developments in Macedonia

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 17:34

SKOPJE, Macedonia (AP) — Thousands of people have been protesting almost nightly in the Macedonian capital, Skopje, since President Gjorge Ivanov announced a decision last week to grant presidential pardons that halted criminal proceedings against dozens of people, including high-ranking politicians, accused in a wiretapping scandal that has roiled Macedonia for months. In an attempt […]
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