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2 SKorean ex-sex slaves demand direct apology from Japan PM

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 13:11

TOKYO (AP) — Two elderly South Korean women abused by Japan’s wartime military-run brothel system are in Japan to reject the recent settlement agreement between the two governments, and are demanding that Prime Minister Shinzo Abe give them a face-to-face apology and formal compensation. Lee Ok-sun, 88, and Kang Il-chul, 87, told reporters Tuesday that […]
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2 SKorean ex-sex slaves demand direct apology from Japan PM

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 13:11

TOKYO (AP) — Two elderly South Korean women abused by Japan’s wartime military-run brothel system are in Japan to reject the recent settlement agreement between the two governments, and are demanding that Prime Minister Shinzo Abe give them a face-to-face apology and formal compensation. Lee Ok-sun, 88, and Kang Il-chul, 87, told reporters Tuesday that […]

PM and Merkel agree progress made on EU

BBC World News - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 13:10
PM David Cameron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel speak on the phone and agree progress has been made on Britain's renegotiation with the EU, Number 10 says.
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On Seahawks’ running back Marshawn Lynch and bonus money

NBA - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 13:07

Marshawn Lynch is said leaning toward retiring, and if/when he does, the Seahawks could ask for some of his bonus money back, but aren't expected to.
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On Seahawks’ running back Marshawn Lynch and bonus money

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 13:07

Marshawn Lynch is said leaning toward retiring, and if/when he does, the Seahawks could ask for some of his bonus money back, but aren't expected to.
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On Seahawks’ running back Marshawn Lynch and bonus money

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 13:07

Marshawn Lynch is said leaning toward retiring, and if/when he does, the Seahawks could ask for some of his bonus money back, but aren't expected to.

2 found dead in Belltown apartment, homicide detectives investigating

NBA - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 13:07

Officers were called to the apartment to check on the tenant’s welfare and discovered two people dead on the floor, according to Seattle police.
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2 found dead in Belltown apartment, homicide detectives investigating

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 13:07

Officers were called to the apartment to check on the tenant’s welfare and discovered two people dead on the floor, according to Seattle police.
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2 found dead in Belltown apartment, homicide detectives investigating

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 13:07

Officers were called to the apartment to check on the tenant’s welfare and discovered two people dead on the floor, according to Seattle police.

Haiti leaders seek way out of political crisis

NBA - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 13:05

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Haitian President Michel Martelly would step down on schedule in two weeks, an interim government would take over and a runoff vote would be held within months. These are the contours of a potential solution to Haiti’s political crisis that was beginning to emerge Monday, according to officials taking part in […]
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Haiti leaders seek way out of political crisis

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 13:05

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Haitian President Michel Martelly would step down on schedule in two weeks, an interim government would take over and a runoff vote would be held within months. These are the contours of a potential solution to Haiti’s political crisis that was beginning to emerge Monday, according to officials taking part in […]
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Haiti leaders seek way out of political crisis

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 13:05

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Haitian President Michel Martelly would step down on schedule in two weeks, an interim government would take over and a runoff vote would be held within months. These are the contours of a potential solution to Haiti’s political crisis that was beginning to emerge Monday, according to officials taking part in […]

Serena Williams beats Maria Sharapova for 18th consecutive time

NBA - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 13:04

American Serena Williams attacked Maria Sharapova’s strength and it helped extend her domination of their rivalry, earning the six-time Australian Open champion a place in the semifinals. Williams has won each of their last 18 matches.
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Serena Williams beats Maria Sharapova for 18th consecutive time

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 13:04

American Serena Williams attacked Maria Sharapova’s strength and it helped extend her domination of their rivalry, earning the six-time Australian Open champion a place in the semifinals. Williams has won each of their last 18 matches.
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Serena Williams beats Maria Sharapova for 18th consecutive time

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 13:04

American Serena Williams attacked Maria Sharapova’s strength and it helped extend her domination of their rivalry, earning the six-time Australian Open champion a place in the semifinals. Williams has won each of their last 18 matches.

Obama to focus on expanding access to retirement accounts

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 13:03

President Barack Obama walks to his vehicle from Marine One helicopter after landing at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Md., Monday, Jan. 25, 2016, for a visit with wounded military personnel. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama will pitch some new proposals to expand access to retirement savings accounts and revisit some old ones when issuing his budget next month.


Victim speaks out on archdiocese’s omissions from list of accused child sex abusers

NBA - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 13:03

Lay employees and volunteers in schools and organizations not named. The secrets of abuse gnawed at victim into adulthood.
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Victim speaks out on archdiocese’s omissions from list of accused child sex abusers

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 13:03

Lay employees and volunteers in schools and organizations not named. The secrets of abuse gnawed at victim into adulthood.
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Victim speaks out on archdiocese’s omissions from list of accused child sex abusers

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 13:03

Lay employees and volunteers in schools and organizations not named. The secrets of abuse gnawed at victim into adulthood.

Serena Williams Rolls Past Maria Sharapova at Australian Open

New York Times Headlines - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 13:02
Williams earned her 18th straight victory against Sharapova, the fifth seed, to advance to a semifinal against another player she has dominated, Agnieszka Radwanska.