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Foundations join to pledge millions amid Flint water crisis

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 13:36
DETROIT (AP) — Ten local, state and national foundations pledged tens of millions of dollars Wednesday toward helping Flint recover from the crisis spurred by lead contamination and other problems with its drinking water.

Foundations join to pledge millions amid Flint water crisis

NBA - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 13:34

DETROIT (AP) — Ten local, state and national foundations pledged tens of millions of dollars Wednesday toward helping Flint recover from the crisis spurred by lead contamination and other problems with its drinking water. The effort is led by the Charles Stewart Mott Foundation, a longtime Flint-based organization founded by an automotive pioneer that’s committing […]
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Foundations join to pledge millions amid Flint water crisis

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 13:34

DETROIT (AP) — Ten local, state and national foundations pledged tens of millions of dollars Wednesday toward helping Flint recover from the crisis spurred by lead contamination and other problems with its drinking water. The effort is led by the Charles Stewart Mott Foundation, a longtime Flint-based organization founded by an automotive pioneer that’s committing […]
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Foundations join to pledge millions amid Flint water crisis

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 13:34

DETROIT (AP) — Ten local, state and national foundations pledged tens of millions of dollars Wednesday toward helping Flint recover from the crisis spurred by lead contamination and other problems with its drinking water. The effort is led by the Charles Stewart Mott Foundation, a longtime Flint-based organization founded by an automotive pioneer that’s committing […]

Romney: Trump's refusal to release tax returns 'disqualifying'

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 13:33

Mitt Romney thinks the fact that Donald Trump won’t release his tax returns is “disqualifying” for the presidency.

       

Boog Powell’s sacrifice fly wins game for Rainiers

NBA - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 13:28

Boog Powell’s sacrifice fly in the 10th inning lifted the Tacoma Rainiers to a 7-6 victory over the Fresno Grizzlies in a Pacific Coast League game Tuesday night.
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Boog Powell’s sacrifice fly wins game for Rainiers

Seattle Mariners - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 13:28

Boog Powell’s sacrifice fly in the 10th inning lifted the Tacoma Rainiers to a 7-6 victory over the Fresno Grizzlies in a Pacific Coast League game Tuesday night.
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Boog Powell’s sacrifice fly wins game for Rainiers

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 13:28

Boog Powell’s sacrifice fly in the 10th inning lifted the Tacoma Rainiers to a 7-6 victory over the Fresno Grizzlies in a Pacific Coast League game Tuesday night.
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Boog Powell’s sacrifice fly wins game for Rainiers

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 13:28

Boog Powell’s sacrifice fly in the 10th inning lifted the Tacoma Rainiers to a 7-6 victory over the Fresno Grizzlies in a Pacific Coast League game Tuesday night.

Queen Elizabeth II: Chinese officials 'were very rude'

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 13:24

It was the second embarrassing incident from the palace event to come to public attention.

       

Minnesota trial of alleged ISIL recruits could provide peek into terror group

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 13:23

Trial opens for three Somali-American men who feds say tried to join fight overseas.

       

Police: Barber pulls gun, says he doesn't cut black hair

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 13:20

A barber in South Carolina has been arrested after police say he pulled a firearm on a customer.

       

Minnesota congressional delegation dishes over best hotdish

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 13:20

When it comes to the congressional delegation’s annual hotdish competition, the culinary knives come out.

       

Taiwan executes man for 2014 subway stabbing spree

NBA - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 13:20

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwan has executed a man who was convicted of killing four people in a subway stabbing spree two years ago. The Ministry of Justice says Cheng Chieh was executed Tuesday night. It did not say what method was used, but prisoners in Taiwan are usually sedated and then shot. Cheng’s two-minute […]
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Taiwan executes man for 2014 subway stabbing spree

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 13:20

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwan has executed a man who was convicted of killing four people in a subway stabbing spree two years ago. The Ministry of Justice says Cheng Chieh was executed Tuesday night. It did not say what method was used, but prisoners in Taiwan are usually sedated and then shot. Cheng’s two-minute […]
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Taiwan executes man for 2014 subway stabbing spree

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 13:20

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwan has executed a man who was convicted of killing four people in a subway stabbing spree two years ago. The Ministry of Justice says Cheng Chieh was executed Tuesday night. It did not say what method was used, but prisoners in Taiwan are usually sedated and then shot. Cheng’s two-minute […]

Filipinos react to Duterte 'alcohol ban'

BBC World News - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 13:18
Reports the man set to lead the Philippines might ban alcohol in public places have outraged Filipinos - but some say it's exactly why they voted him in.
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Mariners clinch series win over Tampa Bay

NBA - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 13:12

Dae-Ho Lee’s three-run homer lifts Mariners to 6-4 win over Rays, and 20th victory.
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Mariners clinch series win over Tampa Bay

Seattle Mariners - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 13:12

Dae-Ho Lee’s three-run homer and clutch relief pitching lifts Mariners to 6-4 win over Rays, and 20th victory.
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Mariners clinch series win over Tampa Bay

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 13:12

Dae-Ho Lee’s three-run homer lifts Mariners to 6-4 win over Rays, and 20th victory.
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