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Israel forces evict Jewish settlers from West Bank buildings

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 17:38

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli forces on Friday evicted dozens of Jewish settlers, a day after the settlers moved into two buildings in the heart of the flashpoint West Bank city of Hebron near an important shrine holy to both Jews and Muslims. According to police spokesman Micky Rosenfeld, the troops removed 80 people who had […]
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Israel forces evict Jewish settlers from West Bank buildings

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 17:38

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli forces on Friday evicted dozens of Jewish settlers, a day after the settlers moved into two buildings in the heart of the flashpoint West Bank city of Hebron near an important shrine holy to both Jews and Muslims. According to police spokesman Micky Rosenfeld, the troops removed 80 people who had […]

Caucus night math matters in close Democratic race

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 17:28

Tight Clinton-Sanders race could heighten importance of perhaps the least-understood aspect of the Iowa’s caucuses: the complex arithmetic t...

       

Prisoner killed in Route 55 crash in N.J.

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 17:28

A prisoner transport van crashed into a flatbed truck on Route 55 Thursday afternoon, killing one inmate and injuring three other people, Ne...

       

Looming blizzard could rank near top 10 to hit Eastern US

NBA - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 17:28

WASHINGTON (AP) — The blizzard menacing the Eastern United States could rank near the top 10 to ever hit the region, according to the National Weather Service. Snowfall as heavy as 1 to 3 inches an hour could continue for 24 hours or more in the area, said meteorologist Paul Kocin with the service’s Weather […]
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Looming blizzard could rank near top 10 to hit Eastern US

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 17:28

WASHINGTON (AP) — The blizzard menacing the Eastern United States could rank near the top 10 to ever hit the region, according to the National Weather Service. Snowfall as heavy as 1 to 3 inches an hour could continue for 24 hours or more in the area, said meteorologist Paul Kocin with the service’s Weather […]
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Looming blizzard could rank near top 10 to hit Eastern US

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 17:28

WASHINGTON (AP) — The blizzard menacing the Eastern United States could rank near the top 10 to ever hit the region, according to the National Weather Service. Snowfall as heavy as 1 to 3 inches an hour could continue for 24 hours or more in the area, said meteorologist Paul Kocin with the service’s Weather […]

Q&A: Obama admin announces new rules for visa-free travel

NBA - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 17:27

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is tightening travel restrictions on Europeans and others who have visited Iran, Iraq, Syria or Sudan in the last five years. At the same time, officials say the new rules might not apply to travelers in certain occupations whose travels were for business. Questions and answers about the visa-free […]
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Q&A: Obama admin announces new rules for visa-free travel

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 17:27

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is tightening travel restrictions on Europeans and others who have visited Iran, Iraq, Syria or Sudan in the last five years. At the same time, officials say the new rules might not apply to travelers in certain occupations whose travels were for business. Questions and answers about the visa-free […]
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Q&A: Obama admin announces new rules for visa-free travel

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 17:27

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is tightening travel restrictions on Europeans and others who have visited Iran, Iraq, Syria or Sudan in the last five years. At the same time, officials say the new rules might not apply to travelers in certain occupations whose travels were for business. Questions and answers about the visa-free […]

Watch: Best student tips for blizzard weather

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 17:26

Winter Storm Jonas is on it's way! And we're not talking about Nick, Joe and Kevin.

       

Draghi: ECB has ‘plenty of instruments’ to boost inflation

NBA - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 17:22

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — European Central Bank head Mario Draghi says the eurozone’s monetary authority has “plenty of instruments” available to boost inflation that’s too low. He added that the bank’s governing council has “the determination and the willingness and the capacity… to act and deploy these instruments.” Draghi made the comments Friday during a […]
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Draghi: ECB has ‘plenty of instruments’ to boost inflation

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 17:22

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — European Central Bank head Mario Draghi says the eurozone’s monetary authority has “plenty of instruments” available to boost inflation that’s too low. He added that the bank’s governing council has “the determination and the willingness and the capacity… to act and deploy these instruments.” Draghi made the comments Friday during a […]
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Draghi: ECB has ‘plenty of instruments’ to boost inflation

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 17:22

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — European Central Bank head Mario Draghi says the eurozone’s monetary authority has “plenty of instruments” available to boost inflation that’s too low. He added that the bank’s governing council has “the determination and the willingness and the capacity… to act and deploy these instruments.” Draghi made the comments Friday during a […]

Sharapova wins her 600th match and asks am ‘I getting old?’

NBA - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 17:21

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Maria Sharapova reached a career milestone on Friday, which came as a nice surprise after a tough match. “Oh, wow. I’ve won 600 matches?” Sharapova said, when an on-court interviewer congratulated her for the achievement earned by winning her third-round match Friday at the Australian Open.The No. 5-seeded player then thought […]
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Sharapova wins her 600th match and asks am ‘I getting old?’

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 17:21

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Maria Sharapova reached a career milestone on Friday, which came as a nice surprise after a tough match. “Oh, wow. I’ve won 600 matches?” Sharapova said, when an on-court interviewer congratulated her for the achievement earned by winning her third-round match Friday at the Australian Open.The No. 5-seeded player then thought […]
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Sharapova wins her 600th match and asks am ‘I getting old?’

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 17:21

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Maria Sharapova reached a career milestone on Friday, which came as a nice surprise after a tough match. “Oh, wow. I’ve won 600 matches?” Sharapova said, when an on-court interviewer congratulated her for the achievement earned by winning her third-round match Friday at the Australian Open.The No. 5-seeded player then thought […]

The Latest: California eyes 1-drug executions amid debate

NBA - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 17:21

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to decide whether to resume executions that stopped a decade ago or end the punishment entirely. While advocates jockey to put both choices before voters this fall, officials overseeing the nation’s largest death row are pushing ahead with plans to use a single […]
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The Latest: California eyes 1-drug executions amid debate

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 17:21

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to decide whether to resume executions that stopped a decade ago or end the punishment entirely. While advocates jockey to put both choices before voters this fall, officials overseeing the nation’s largest death row are pushing ahead with plans to use a single […]
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The Latest: California eyes 1-drug executions amid debate

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 17:21

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to decide whether to resume executions that stopped a decade ago or end the punishment entirely. While advocates jockey to put both choices before voters this fall, officials overseeing the nation’s largest death row are pushing ahead with plans to use a single […]