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Minnesota man changes plea to guilty in Islamic State case

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 03:26

FILE - This undated file photo provided by the Sherburne County, Minnesota, Sheriff's Of fice shows Adnan Abdihamid Farah. Farah, one of five Minnesota men due to go on trial next month for conspiring to provide material support to the Islamic State group, changed his plea Thursday, April 14, 2016 to guilty, saying he succumbed to propaganda videos that preached jihad. Farah faces a maximum of 15 years in prison but avoided a possible life sentence by taking the plea deal. (Sherburne County Sheriff's Office via AP, File)MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — One of five Minnesota men due to go on trial next month for conspiring to provide material support to the Islamic State group changed his plea Thursday to guilty, saying he succumbed to propaganda videos that preached jihad.


The Latest: Driver in bus stop crash had suspended license

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 03:23
MAPLE VALLEY, Wash. (AP) — The Latest on bus stop crash in Washington state (all times local):

Demonstrators to march down Broad Street, protesting various issues

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 03:22

Demonstrators march down Broad Street, protesting various issuesDemonstrators voicing their opinions on various concerns including the minimum wage and Temple University's proposed new stadium are expected to march the streets of Philadelphia Thursday afternoon.


White Pass - 4/14/2016 11:42:26 AM

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White Pass US12
4/14/2016 11:42:26 AM

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Satus Pass - 4/14/2016 11:41:30 AM

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4/14/2016 11:41:30 AM

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Stevens Pass - 4/14/2016 11:44:57 AM

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Stevens Pass US2
4/14/2016 11:44:57 AM

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Blewett Pass - 4/14/2016 11:55:11 AM

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Snoqualmie Pass - 4/14/2016 11:48:41 AM

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Jon Stewart-produced film gives close-up to Syrian refugees

NBA - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 03:18

NEW YORK (AP) — Before the Syrian refugee crisis spilled across Europe, first-time feature filmmakers Ellen Martinez and Steph Ching were in Jordan’s Zaatari Refugee Camp with their cameras. There at the camp where more than 80,000 live, Martinez and Ching found a more intimate portrait of the people displaced by civil war than usually […]
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Jon Stewart-produced film gives close-up to Syrian refugees

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 03:18

NEW YORK (AP) — Before the Syrian refugee crisis spilled across Europe, first-time feature filmmakers Ellen Martinez and Steph Ching were in Jordan’s Zaatari Refugee Camp with their cameras. There at the camp where more than 80,000 live, Martinez and Ching found a more intimate portrait of the people displaced by civil war than usually […]
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Jon Stewart-produced film gives close-up to Syrian refugees

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 03:18

NEW YORK (AP) — Before the Syrian refugee crisis spilled across Europe, first-time feature filmmakers Ellen Martinez and Steph Ching were in Jordan’s Zaatari Refugee Camp with their cameras. There at the camp where more than 80,000 live, Martinez and Ching found a more intimate portrait of the people displaced by civil war than usually […]

More jail time for top jihad recruiter

BBC World News - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 03:17
A Belgian appeal court prolongs the jail term of Khaled Zerkani, convicted of recruiting some of the Paris and Brussels attackers.
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How We Live-Chat a Presidential Debate

New York Times Headlines - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 03:17
A major secret to success, according to the Times political correspondent Nicholas Confessore: “the right balance of caffeine and sodium.”









Clinton, Sanders return to the debate stage amid tensions

NBA - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 03:14

NEW YORK (AP) — Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders debate face to face Thursday night for the first time in five weeks, a showdown that comes at a pivotal moment in their increasingly contentious fight for the Democratic presidential nomination. Clinton is eyeing a victory in her adopted home state of New York’s primary next […]
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Clinton, Sanders return to the debate stage amid tensions

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 03:14

NEW YORK (AP) — Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders debate face to face Thursday night for the first time in five weeks, a showdown that comes at a pivotal moment in their increasingly contentious fight for the Democratic presidential nomination. Clinton is eyeing a victory in her adopted home state of New York’s primary next […]
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Clinton, Sanders return to the debate stage amid tensions

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 03:14

NEW YORK (AP) — Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders debate face to face Thursday night for the first time in five weeks, a showdown that comes at a pivotal moment in their increasingly contentious fight for the Democratic presidential nomination. Clinton is eyeing a victory in her adopted home state of New York’s primary next […]

Low rates, troubled loans send bank profits lower

NBA - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 03:12

PHOENIX (AP) — 2016 is getting off to a lousy start for major U.S. banks. Energy loans are turning bad, low interest rates are making it hard to make profitable loans, and markets have been volatile. On the bright side, first-quarter results from banks, which started coming out this week, haven’t been quite as bad […]
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Low rates, troubled loans send bank profits lower

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 03:12

PHOENIX (AP) — 2016 is getting off to a lousy start for major U.S. banks. Energy loans are turning bad, low interest rates are making it hard to make profitable loans, and markets have been volatile. On the bright side, first-quarter results from banks, which started coming out this week, haven’t been quite as bad […]
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Low rates, troubled loans send bank profits lower

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 03:12

PHOENIX (AP) — 2016 is getting off to a lousy start for major U.S. banks. Energy loans are turning bad, low interest rates are making it hard to make profitable loans, and markets have been volatile. On the bright side, first-quarter results from banks, which started coming out this week, haven’t been quite as bad […]

Celebrity U.S. presidential picks prompt alliances, rifts

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 03:09

U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton is joined by singer Demi Lovato at a campaign event in Iowa CityBy Anjali Athavaley and Amy Tennery NEW YORK (Reuters) - Pop star Demi Lovato is jazzed about Democratic frontrunner Hillary Clinton. Comic Sarah Silverman’s enthusiasm for Bernie Sanders is no joke. Meanwhile, 1980s sitcom star Scott Baio wants Republican businessman Donald Trump to be in charge.