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Anger as France imposes labour reforms

BBC World News - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 15:14
Protests break out in several French cities as the government uses special powers to force through controversial labour reforms.
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Bear killed in April attack mauled Mich. girl in 2013

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 15:13

A black bear shot by a Michigan resident last month after it attacked his dog has been confirmed as the same bear that attacked a 12-year-ol...

       

Sanders’ West Virginia win makes up little ground on Clinton

NBA - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 15:11

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — White House dreams fading, Bernie Sanders added another state to his tally against Hillary Clinton with a win in West Virginia on Tuesday — a victory that will do little to slow the former secretary of state’s steady march toward the Democratic presidential nomination. Meanwhile, Republican Donald Trump also won there […]
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Sanders’ West Virginia win makes up little ground on Clinton

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 15:11

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — White House dreams fading, Bernie Sanders added another state to his tally against Hillary Clinton with a win in West Virginia on Tuesday — a victory that will do little to slow the former secretary of state’s steady march toward the Democratic presidential nomination. Meanwhile, Republican Donald Trump also won there […]
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Sanders’ West Virginia win makes up little ground on Clinton

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 15:11

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — White House dreams fading, Bernie Sanders added another state to his tally against Hillary Clinton with a win in West Virginia on Tuesday — a victory that will do little to slow the former secretary of state’s steady march toward the Democratic presidential nomination. Meanwhile, Republican Donald Trump also won there […]

Toyota’s projects 35 pct profit plunge as yen perk fades

NBA - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 15:11

TOKYO (AP) — Toyota Motor Corp. says January-March profit slipped 4 percent on-year to 426.6 billion yen ($3.9 billion). The Japanese automaker is projecting a 35 percent plunge in profit for the fiscal year through March 2017. Toyota said Wednesday it expects 1.5 trillion yen ($13.8 billion) in annual profit but warned that doesn’t account […]
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Toyota’s projects 35 pct profit plunge as yen perk fades

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 15:11

TOKYO (AP) — Toyota Motor Corp. says January-March profit slipped 4 percent on-year to 426.6 billion yen ($3.9 billion). The Japanese automaker is projecting a 35 percent plunge in profit for the fiscal year through March 2017. Toyota said Wednesday it expects 1.5 trillion yen ($13.8 billion) in annual profit but warned that doesn’t account […]
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Toyota’s projects 35 pct profit plunge as yen perk fades

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 15:11

TOKYO (AP) — Toyota Motor Corp. says January-March profit slipped 4 percent on-year to 426.6 billion yen ($3.9 billion). The Japanese automaker is projecting a 35 percent plunge in profit for the fiscal year through March 2017. Toyota said Wednesday it expects 1.5 trillion yen ($13.8 billion) in annual profit but warned that doesn’t account […]

District attorney plans charges in Kansas detective’s death

NBA - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 15:09

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — A suspect in the shooting death of a Kansas police detective is facing more charges. Wyandotte County District Attorney Jerome Gorman scheduled a news conference Wednesday to announce charges against 28-year-old Curtis Ayers, of Tonganoxie, Kansas. Ayers is suspected in the killing of Kansas City, Kansas, Detective Brad Lancaster, who […]
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District attorney plans charges in Kansas detective’s death

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 15:09

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — A suspect in the shooting death of a Kansas police detective is facing more charges. Wyandotte County District Attorney Jerome Gorman scheduled a news conference Wednesday to announce charges against 28-year-old Curtis Ayers, of Tonganoxie, Kansas. Ayers is suspected in the killing of Kansas City, Kansas, Detective Brad Lancaster, who […]
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District attorney plans charges in Kansas detective’s death

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 15:09

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — A suspect in the shooting death of a Kansas police detective is facing more charges. Wyandotte County District Attorney Jerome Gorman scheduled a news conference Wednesday to announce charges against 28-year-old Curtis Ayers, of Tonganoxie, Kansas. Ayers is suspected in the killing of Kansas City, Kansas, Detective Brad Lancaster, who […]

Florida Gov. Rick Scott urges Congress to act quickly on Zika

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 15:09

The virus has hit Florida hardest, with 112 cases in the state.

       

Spotted Frog Gets Protected Habitat in Washington State - Public News Service

Washington State News Wire - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 15:09

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Spotted Frog Gets Protected Habitat in Washington State
Public News Service
The spotted frog's critical habitat includes parts of Klickitat, Skagit, Skamania, Thurston and Whatcom counties in Washington. (U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service). May 11, 2016. SEATTLE - More than 65,000 acres and 20 miles of river in Washington and ...

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Living together is a crime in Michigan — for now

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 15:05

Law hasn't been enforced in decades but still carries penalty of year in jail and $1,000 fine.

       

DailyChatter: It's OK to say ‘I’m sorry’

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 15:01

President Obama is planning on visiting Hiroshima to commemorate the Japanese suffering that resulted from the American nuclear strike that ...

       

Quotations in the News

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 15:01
"I've always felt it was overrated. Obama got the votes much more so than his data processing machine. And I think the same is true with me." — Donald Trump to The Associated Press as the presumptive Republican presidential nominee is planning a general election campaign that banks heavily on his personal appeal and trademark rallies.

Thursday's forecast: Storms Ohio Valley, Mid-South

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 14:58

Most of the western U.S, will see clear skies Thursday while storms fire up in the Ohio Valley and Mid-South.

       

VIDEO: US states struck by deadly tornadoes

BBC World News - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 14:55
A state of emergency is declared in parts of the US state of Oklahoma, where tornadoes, severe storms and flooding have damaged property and caused two deaths.
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Domino's team helps save loyal customer's life

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 14:51

When a loyal customer failed to order food, employees knew that something wasn't right.

       

Brazil's president faces impeachment vote

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 14:49

Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff faces an impeachment vote in the country's Senate Wednesday that could force her to step down from the pr...