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UN urges AU to address South Sudan situation

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 02:14

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. secretary-general is urging African Union states to address South Sudan’s failure to meet a deadline to establish a transitional government of national unity. Ban Ki-moon said through his spokesman Monday that forming a transitional government is an “essential step” in implementing a peace deal between South Sudan’s government and […]
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UN urges AU to address South Sudan situation

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 02:14

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. secretary-general is urging African Union states to address South Sudan’s failure to meet a deadline to establish a transitional government of national unity. Ban Ki-moon said through his spokesman Monday that forming a transitional government is an “essential step” in implementing a peace deal between South Sudan’s government and […]

VIDEO: 'Snow drones' film US blizzard scenes

BBC World News - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 02:13
Drone footage captures some of the scenes following the snow storm that gripped many parts of the United States.
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Songwriting sets Grammy nominee Courtney Barnett apart

NBA - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 02:10

NEW YORK (AP) — Even with rock ‘n’ roll on the outskirts of popular music today, you can still pass by thousands of garages pulsing with the sharp, guitar-based sound favored by Courtney Barnett and her band. What sets Barnett apart, and earned the 28-year-old Australian a Grammy nomination for best new artist, is her […]
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Songwriting sets Grammy nominee Courtney Barnett apart

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 02:10

NEW YORK (AP) — Even with rock ‘n’ roll on the outskirts of popular music today, you can still pass by thousands of garages pulsing with the sharp, guitar-based sound favored by Courtney Barnett and her band. What sets Barnett apart, and earned the 28-year-old Australian a Grammy nomination for best new artist, is her […]
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Songwriting sets Grammy nominee Courtney Barnett apart

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 02:10

NEW YORK (AP) — Even with rock ‘n’ roll on the outskirts of popular music today, you can still pass by thousands of garages pulsing with the sharp, guitar-based sound favored by Courtney Barnett and her band. What sets Barnett apart, and earned the 28-year-old Australian a Grammy nomination for best new artist, is her […]

Fire damages home in Mt. Airy

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 02:10

Fire damages home in Mt. AiryA fast-moving fire has damaged a home in the Mt. Airy section of Philadelphia.


White House welcomes Supreme Court ruling on electricity markets rule

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 02:07
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court's decision to uphold a federal rule for electricity markets that encouraged grid operators to pay large users to reduce consumption at peak times is good news for consumers and clean energy, the White House said on Monday. "This decision allows us to continue realizing billions in annual savings from innovative incentives and business models that ensure we use our electricity system efficiently as we integrate more energy efficiency and renewable energy onto the power grid," White House spokesman Frank Benenati said in a statement. ...

Huskies links: Jaydon Mickens scores touchdown in NFLPA Bowl

WA Huskies - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 02:07

Four former Huskies participated in all-star games over the weekend.
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Huskies links: Jaydon Mickens scores touchdown in NFLPA Bowl

NBA - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 02:07

Four former Huskies participated in all-star games over the weekend.
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Huskies links: Jaydon Mickens scores touchdown in NFLPA Bowl

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 02:07

Four former Huskies participated in all-star games over the weekend.
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Huskies links: Jaydon Mickens scores touchdown in NFLPA Bowl

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 02:07

Four former Huskies participated in all-star games over the weekend.

Libya lost $68B from attacks on oil, industry chief says

NBA - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 02:04

LONDON (AP) — Libya will fall further into chaos if its political factions don’t quickly form a unity government, the head of the state oil company warned Monday, noting country has already lost some $68 billion lost oil sales because of attacks by Islamic extremists. Mustafa Sanalla, who is in London to attend a conference […]
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Libya lost $68B from attacks on oil, industry chief says

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 02:04

LONDON (AP) — Libya will fall further into chaos if its political factions don’t quickly form a unity government, the head of the state oil company warned Monday, noting country has already lost some $68 billion lost oil sales because of attacks by Islamic extremists. Mustafa Sanalla, who is in London to attend a conference […]
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Libya lost $68B from attacks on oil, industry chief says

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 02:04

LONDON (AP) — Libya will fall further into chaos if its political factions don’t quickly form a unity government, the head of the state oil company warned Monday, noting country has already lost some $68 billion lost oil sales because of attacks by Islamic extremists. Mustafa Sanalla, who is in London to attend a conference […]

Rivera: LB Davis has surgery, expected to play in Super Bowl

NBA - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 02:03

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Panthers coach Ron Rivera says All-Pro linebacker Thomas Davis had surgery Monday morning on his broken right forearm, but is expected to play in the Super Bowl. Rivera says it’s “my understanding is if everything goes well it is something he can mostly certainly play with — so we are excited […]
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Rivera: LB Davis has surgery, expected to play in Super Bowl

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 02:03

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Panthers coach Ron Rivera says All-Pro linebacker Thomas Davis had surgery Monday morning on his broken right forearm, but is expected to play in the Super Bowl. Rivera says it’s “my understanding is if everything goes well it is something he can mostly certainly play with — so we are excited […]
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Rivera: LB Davis has surgery, expected to play in Super Bowl

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 02:03

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Panthers coach Ron Rivera says All-Pro linebacker Thomas Davis had surgery Monday morning on his broken right forearm, but is expected to play in the Super Bowl. Rivera says it’s “my understanding is if everything goes well it is something he can mostly certainly play with — so we are excited […]

VIDEO: Snow bikes race through the Alps

BBC World News - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 02:01
Cyclists brave ice and snow for a high-speed race through the Swiss mountains.
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Police: Murder suspect, woman arrested in carjacking - CBS News

Washington State News Wire - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 02:01

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Police: Murder suspect, woman arrested in carjacking
CBS News
Matthew Reyes and Kareesa Dean were taken into custody without incident Sunday morning, the Sheriff's Office said in a release. Three law enforcement agencies -- the Cowlitz County Sheriff's Office, the Washington State Patrol and Woodland Police ...

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