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Wildfires add to Canadian oil economy woes

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 10:23

The raging fire paralyzing a wide swath of western Canada virtually slammed the brakes on oil sands production.

       

One Nation: Activists rally to discuss student debt

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 10:21

The New Jersey event focused on the high cost of higher education.

       

Trump, Ryan to meet over the future of conservatism and Republicanism

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 10:20

Presumptive nominee meets with a variety of GOP congressional leaders.

       

Robbers steal 7,650 laptops from Los Angeles warehouse

NBA - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 10:18

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles police are looking for robbers who stole an estimated $3 million worth of laptops at gunpoint from a warehouse. KABC-TV (http://bit.ly/1TPUxqH ) says a gunman tied up a security guard at a warehouse in the Harbor Gateway area late Friday evening. Four other robbers then used two trucks to […]
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Robbers steal 7,650 laptops from Los Angeles warehouse

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 10:18

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles police are looking for robbers who stole an estimated $3 million worth of laptops at gunpoint from a warehouse. KABC-TV (http://bit.ly/1TPUxqH ) says a gunman tied up a security guard at a warehouse in the Harbor Gateway area late Friday evening. Four other robbers then used two trucks to […]
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Robbers steal 7,650 laptops from Los Angeles warehouse

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 10:18

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles police are looking for robbers who stole an estimated $3 million worth of laptops at gunpoint from a warehouse. KABC-TV (http://bit.ly/1TPUxqH ) says a gunman tied up a security guard at a warehouse in the Harbor Gateway area late Friday evening. Four other robbers then used two trucks to […]

Sanders says 'there are many areas' where he could've attacked Clinton

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 10:16

Bernie Sanders says he had ample opportunity to attack Hillary Clinton, but that he's focused on the issues instead.

       

The Latest: Kentucky State Police say 10 injured in tornado

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 10:16

Rain falls in Eagle, Neb., Monday, May 9, 2016. The National Weather Service says a tornado briefly touched down on the southeast edge of Lincoln, Neb., and there were reports of baseball-sized hail is falling in the area. (Ted Kirk/The Journal-Star via AP) LOCAL TELEVISION OUT; KOLN-TV OUT; KGIN-TV OUT; KLKN-TV OUT; MANDATORY CREDITOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Latest on severe weather affecting parts of the U.S. (all times local):


Fears for missing Pakistan reporter

BBC World News - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 10:11
The reporter who disappeared on the trail of the missing Indian
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'Terrifying' sinkhole nearly swallows Uber driver, family in San Francisco

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 10:09

Police told the family: Just don't move.

       

Warming, drought fueling fires that threaten vast boreal forest

NBA - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 10:07

The near-destruction of a Canadian city last week by a fire that sent almost 90,000 people fleeing for their lives is grim proof that the threat to these vast stands of spruce and other resinous trees, collectively known as the boreal forest, is real.
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Warming, drought fueling fires that threaten vast boreal forest

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 10:07

The near-destruction of a Canadian city last week by a fire that sent almost 90,000 people fleeing for their lives is grim proof that the threat to these vast stands of spruce and other resinous trees, collectively known as the boreal forest, is real.
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Warming, drought fueling fires that threaten vast boreal forest

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 10:07

The near-destruction of a Canadian city last week by a fire that sent almost 90,000 people fleeing for their lives is grim proof that the threat to these vast stands of spruce and other resinous trees, collectively known as the boreal forest, is real.

'IS sailing plot' foiled in Australia

BBC World News - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 10:05
Five men arrested in Australia allegedly intended to cross the ocean in a small fishing boat and join the so-called Islamic State group.
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Baby who lived in a bubble thrives after rare transplant

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 10:00

NEENAH, WI - For Mindi Piasecki, plans for a Mother's Day brunch are extra special. She hasn't been out to eat with her family since October...

       

Vote on San Francisco immigrant sanctuary policy postponed

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 09:58

Teresa Molina holds up a sign at a rally outside of City Hall in San Francisco, Tuesday, May 10, 2016. Officials in famously progressive San Francisco have long sanctioned protections for people in the country illegally, going so far as to prohibit city workers from asking about a person's immigration status. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Officials in famously progressive San Francisco have long sanctioned protections for people in the country illegally, going so far as to prohibit city workers from asking about a person's immigration status.


House begins passing package of bills to fight epidemic of opioid addiction

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 09:58

Drug overdose has become the nation's leading cause of accidental death.

       

Student missed graduation, got private ceremony instead

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 09:54

"There's nice, and then there's Iowa nice."

       

Foundations pledge $125M to Flint recovery

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 09:53

Flint-based Charles Stewart Mott Foundation leads the pack with $100M pledge.

       

Washington dominates Pac-12 All-Century crew selections

WA Huskies - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 09:49

The 1936 men’s team chosen as best varsity eight, 1997 women’s national champions also best varsity eight and Jan Harville is women’s coach of the century.
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